Cuban sandwich festival returns to Ybor City this weekend

Nearly two dozen competitors are on the menu this Sunday.

click to enlarge The 10th annual Cuban Sandwich Festival is at Centro Asturiano de Tampa in Ybor City, Florida on Sept. 5, 2021. - MARIDAV/ADOBE
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The 10th annual Cuban Sandwich Festival is at Centro Asturiano de Tampa in Ybor City, Florida on Sept. 5, 2021.

Get your sweatshirts ready because the 10th Annual Cuban Sandwich Festival is back in Ybor City this weekend, complete with more than 50 vendors including nearly two dozen contestants from around the world slinging their version of the preferred sandwich of Tampeños everywhere. VIP tickets ($35-$250; special shaded areas at the Centro Asturiano) are available, but it’s free to attend (must pay for samples).

Sunday, Sept. 5. 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Centro Asturiano de Tampa, 1913 N Nebraska Ave., Ybor City. cubansandwichfestival.com

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