Find press releases and photos available for download here.
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Cheeseburger Week and the Cheeseburger Challenge
SIP-tember: A Celebration of the Cocktail and the SIP-tember Cocktail Bracket Challenge return August 15th through September 25th.
- SIP-tember Postcard 2014 v.3a
- PRESS RELEASE SIP-tember 2014 v.1
- SIP-tember 2014 Press Release v.2
- SIP-tember 2014 Brackets Press Release
Cheeseburger Week is January 12-17, 2014.Download the press releases here. For further information, interviews, photos or to be put in the list for email updates and press releases please contact Paul Little at 626-795-3355 or email email@example.com.
Here are Cheeseburger Week 2013 press materials:
- Pasadena Cheeseburger Week 2013 teaser
- Cheeseburger Week 2013 v.1 10-12
- Cheeseburger Week Cheeseburger Crawl 2013
- Kings Row Gastropub creates Mars Rover Burger for 2013 Cheeseburger Week
- Cheeseburger Challenge results 2013
SIP-tember returns to Pasadena August 15 through September 25, 2013. Kicking off with a Citywide Cocktail Party to Celebrate Julia Child’s 100th Birthday on August 15th, the second Pasadena celebration of the cocktail includes a cocktail bracket challenge taking place over six weeks. SIP-tember culminates in live taste-off of the finalists to determine Pasadena’s favorite cocktail.
Download the 2012 press releases here:
- 6-4-12 Pasadena Julia Child Cocktail Party v. 1
- Pasadena Julia Child Cocktail Party 7-11-12
- SIP-tember Cocktail Bracket Challenge 2012 v. 2
- SIP-tember brackets unveiled 7-31-12
- Julia Child Cocktail Party Special Events 8-8-12
Here is some of our TV coverage for the Julia Child Citywide Cocktail Party 2012:
- KABC-7 nighttime news coverage 8-15-2012
- KABC – 7 evening news coverage 8-15-2012
- KABC-7 afternoon news coverage 8-15-2012
Pasadena Restaurant Week is Sunday, April 20th through Friday, April 25th.
Restaurant Week 2012 Press Releases:
- Celebrate Culinary Excellence Restaurant Week v.1 2-8-12
- Restaurant Week 2012 Raffle Release – March 1, 2012
- Restaurant Week 2012 v.3 new restaurants- March 8, 2012
- Pasadena Restaurant Week 2012 v.4 – Take the Challenge-March 15, 2012
Here is some of the material and coverage for our inaugural Pasadena Cheeseburger Week January, 2012:
Links to verification of Pasadena as the home of the cheeseburger:
Los Angeles Times: http://articles.latimes.com/1994-03-25/local/me-38507_1_pasadena-high
What’s Cooking America: http://whatscookingamerica.net/History/HamburgerHistory.htm
Pasadena Sun story on origins of the cheeseburger: http://www.pasadenasun.com/news/tn-pas-0113-the-cheeseburger-was-invented-in-pasadena-probably-20120113,0,34915.story
Even the Brits are taking notice of our cheeseburger heritage:
And finally, the LA Times even runs a photo of the original roadside stand at 150 West Colorado in Pasadena:
Cheeseburger Week spokesburger photo: