TV personality Anthony Bourdain will host Restaurants Rock, the official after-party of the National Restaurant Association's NRA Show 2013 and International Wine, Spirits & Beer Event (IWSB), May 19 in Chicago.
Bourdain will host the party, which will be held this year for the third year in a row. It also serves as one of the highlights of the NRA Show and IWSB, which showcases a night of food, drinks and live music, and also hosts the Star of the Bar mixology competition. The winner of the competition will receive a cash prize of $5,000.
Tickets are $50 each through April 15 and $60 thereafter.
In addition to hosting Restaurants Rock, Bourdain also will deliver a special presentation and sign his latest books on Monday, May 20 at the NRA Show.
Registration for the NRA Show (set for May 18-21 at Chicago's McCormick Place) is just $49 through April 5.