GCM Food Fest

Celebration Pointe
4949 Celebration Pointe Ave
Gainesville, FL 32608
United States

Event Description:

Come enjoy great food from over 50 of Gainesville's best restaurants all in one location. The 6th GCM Food Fest will take place on Thursday, October 24th from 5pm - 9pm.

We teamed up with Celebration Pointe again and are looking to host our biggest and best festival yet! We are closing Celebration Pointe Avenue (in front of the Nike store and the Tommy Hilfiger store) and filling it with music, food, beer, wine and kids activities.

* Admission to the 2019 GCM Food Festival is free.
* To ensure our festival is accessible to all audiences, meal/drink tickets will be sold a la carte for only $2 each.
* Each ticket can be redeemed for food/drink.
* Download the Gift Certificates and More app and receive one (1) free meal/drink ticket. 

This fall we are hosting an Indoor VIP Area (Inside MidCi) and a Outdoor VIP Area(s) (VIP tents located at either end of Celebration Pointe).

Indoor VIP Area:

The Indoor VIP Area at MidiCi presented by Alliance Credit Union is back! . Indoor VIP Tickets are only $50 each and can be purchased online at:


Indoor VIP perks include:

- House Meat Board from MidiCi
- House Cheese Board from MidiCi
- Neapolitan Pizza from MidiCi
- Exclusive Air Conditioned area inside MidiCi
- Private bathrooms
- Three (3) Drink Tickets valid toward Beer/Wine/Mixed Drinks
- Coke products
- Ten (10) General Admission Meal/Drink tickets a $20 value.

Outdoor VIP Area:

The Outdoor VIP Areas are presented by The Best Restoration and Florida Food Service . Outdoor VIP Tickets are only $30 each and can be purchased at the link below:


Outdoor VIP perks include:

- Exclusive food from Piesanos. Penne Alla Vodka with Chicken
- Ten (10) General Admission Meal/Drink tickets a $20 value
- Private Dinning Area

Here are the participating restaurants:

1. Texas Roadhouse
2. Tijuana Flats
3. 4 Rivers
4. Longhorn
5. Olive Garden
6. Maple Street Biscuit
7. Piesanos
8. Gator’s Dockside
9. Dunkin'
10. Los Pollos
11. Wahoo Seafood Grill
12. Tropical Sno
13. Big Mill's
14. Pomodoro Cafe
15. Cold Stone
16. Adam's Rib Co.
17. Charcoal Grill Latin Cuisine
18. Wing House
19. Zoes Kitchen
20. Culver's
21. World of Beer Tioga
22. Dos Papas
23. Krispy Kreme
24. Bonefish Grill
25. Mi Apa
26. Gator BTW
27. Tazikis
28. Hooters
29. Bojangle's
30. Top Hog - Florida Style BBQ
31. Cilantro Tacos
32 .Big Top Brewing Company
33. Hotel Indigo Restaurant
34. Bagel Bakery
35. Blue Agave
36. Sonic
37. Bolay
38. Panda Express
39. Grub
40. Buffalo Wild Wings
41. Carrabba's Italian Grill
42. Tropical Smoothie Cafe
43. Bahama Breeze
44. Potato Hub
45. Charlie's Snow Shacks
46. Red Robin
47. Burrito Famous
48. Gigi's Cup Cakes
49. The Keys
50. Beef 'O" Brady's

Kids Zone:
- Bounce Houses
- Laser Tag

Music/entertainment provided by:
Elio Piedra
Whiskey Jones