Owner of Boca, Ciro’s, Park Social and Atlantic Beer & Oyster is official provider
TAMPA, Fla. (December 27, 2016) – Tampa-based restaurant group BE-1 Concepts has been named the exclusive local provider of food and beverage for the College Football Playoff (CFP) National Championship official pregame party, Championship Tailgate, set for Tampa’s Raymond James Stadium on Monday, January 9, 2017.
CFP partners with ESPN before the national championship game to host Championship Tailgate, where ESPN will broadcast throughout the day. Activities at Championship Tailgate will include a zip-line, interactive games, sponsored activations and entertainment from multi-platinum singer and songwriter Dierks Bentley.
BE-1 Concepts will create a special menu to highlight the Tampa Bay area’s food and local culture.
The restaurant group owns a collection of local independent brands in the Tampa Bay area, Sarasota and Orlando, including Boca Kitchen, Bar & Market in Brandon, Hyde Park, Winter Park and Sarasota; Ciro’s Speakeasy & Supper Club in Hyde Park; Park Social in Winter Park; and Atlantic Beer & Oyster in Winter Park.
“We’re proud to have BE-1 on the College Football Playoff National Championship team, and we know they will do a great job representing the flavor of the local community,” said Brandon Maxwell, President of M Culinary Concepts.
Championship Tailgate will be located in the south parking lots, adjacent to the south entrance of the Raymond James Stadium, with activities set to begin at noon.
“We are honored and excited to represent Tampa’s restaurant community to the thousands of college football fans that will visit our great city,” said Kevin Enderle, President of BE-1.
For additional information regarding Championship Tailgate, visit collegefootballplayoff.com.
About BE-1 Concepts:
BE-1 Concepts is a hospitality group which owns multiple Boca Kitchen, Bar & Markets, Ciro’s Speakeasy & Supper Club, Park Social and Atlantic Beer & Oyster.