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Hilton Harrisburg Celebrity Grillathon 2014

Celebrity Chef

Thank you to everyone who joined us on Friday, June 20th for the Grillathon at the Hilton Harrisburg! We had a beautiful day and SOLD OUT of food by closing time! Please check back with us for next year's date!

If you missed us or are curious what the Grillathon is?? The Hilton Harrisburg and invited Celebrity Guests come together for a full day (7am-7pm) of grilling amazing food for the Harrisburg community to enjoy. No reservations necessary. Just stop by and order what you'd like! The amazing menu is created by Hilton Harrisburg's fabulous chefs and is priced a la carte, we take cash and card. Below is the menu from 2014 along with a list of our celebrity chefs and special guests. We hope you can join us next year!

If you want to view pictures from the 2014 event and keep up to speed with what's happening next year? Follow us on facebook: Easter Seals Grillathon

If you have any interest in getting involved or donating next year, please contact Michael at or Michelle at

The 2014 Menu:

Sticky Buns:  $3
Egg Burrito with eggs, cheddar cheese, and chopped bacon:  $5
Egg Sandwich with sausage patty and American cheese on biscuit: $5
Bratwurst with sauerkraut: $5
Burger sliders with American Cheese-: $5
Crab cake slider with tarter sauce: $7
Mini steak sandwich with sauteed
mushrooms and onions: $6
Shrimp skewer: $6
Chicken skewer: $5
Veggie Skewer: $5
Individual bagged chips, popcorn, cracker jacks, pretzels, etc.: $1
Assorted Coke Products: $1
Coffee: $1

2014 Celebs...

7-8:30 am:  Guest Chef(s)
8:30-10 am:  Tom, Nancy and Dan Richey
10-11:30 am: Kathleen Pavelko, witf
       Al Gnoza, abc27
11:30-1 pm:  Gary St. Hilaire, Capital BlueCross
       Michael Cleary, Capital BlueCross
       Cate Barron, Penn Live/Patriot News
1-2:30 pm:  Guest Chef(s)
2:30-4 pm:  Patti Hill, HBG Mag
4-5:30 pm:   John Frisch, HIG 
5:30-7 pm:  Sara Bozich, Penn Live
       Stephen Foreman, M&T


2014 Special Guests:

8-9 am: Tony, the Balunguy, balloon artist

Noon: Rascal, Senators mascot

Noon-12:30 pm: Mayor Papenfuse

Noon-1 pm: Harrisburg Stampede players & special guests

The proceeds from the day benefitted Easter Seals programs for children and adults with disabilities and special needs in the Capital Region.

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