The Next Level Cookoff 2024


Thursday, August 22, 2024 | 3:00-6:00pm | Old River Road, Cleveland

ESPN Cleveland and Circle K are giving fans the chance to fire up their grills and compete against Emmett Golden to serve up the tastiest tailgate cuisine at the 3rd annual Next Level Cookoff! Seven lucky fans will be selected to compete based on their photo submission highlighting the appearance and presentation of a dish they prepared.

We’re expanding our footprint and truly taking this signature event to the “next level” this summer! TNL’s live broadcast will feature from the new East Bank Stage with contestant grill stations placed along Old River Road. Fans, friends, and family will enjoy the tailgate atmosphere complete with games and activities with one of the best views in Cleveland.

Full Contest Details here: 2024 Next Level Cookoff

 Monday, July 22nd through Sunday, August 11th, fans age 21 and older may register for the opportunity to compete by completing the form below
and submitting a photo of their best dish!


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