National Burger Challenge 2022

First ever in South Africa

Help us celebrate the craft building the perfect burger with our National Burger Challenge 2022 – 19th – 21st June 2022 at the Gallagher convention Center Johannesburg at the Africa BIG7.  Local Chef’s  and amateur cooks will create their unique burger creations. First place prize will be a ZAR 5000.00 Cash price and bragging rights to be the National Burger Challenge Champion 2022- one picked by a panel of celebrity judges on both taste and presentation.

All day activates also include fun stuff for onlookers, VIP Area at the stand, live food demos, and much more!

If you do, please check out our ‘Rules & Prizes’ page and enter the competition.

Live on 19 – 21 JUNE 2022

Please note that entries are limited and will not be accepted after 15 June 2022.

National Burger Challenge 2022 Sponsors

Want to be a contestant?

Aspiring burger makers from across the country have the chance to tantalised the taste buds of our international panel of judges and delight thousands with their delectable burger creations. Any member of the public can enter. Do you think you have what it takes?

Want to be a partner?

We have worked alongside numerous partners. There are a number sponsorship packages available for brands who want to get involved and partner with us. If your organisation wants to support innovation within the independent burger sector, please let us know.

Want to be a judge?

Burgers are undoubtedly a firm favourite around the world and the National Burger Challenge was founded to promote and encourage culinary innovation within one of the world’s most popular food sectors – burgers. Do you want to be a judge and join us on this culinary journey?