The Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce and the Sylvania Area Joint Recreation District are pleased to announce the NW Ohio Pizza Palooza is going to take place at Centennial Terrace, 5773 Centennial Road, Sylvania, Ohio on July 22 and 22. Times for July 22 are 5PM – Midnight and on July 23 – 4PM – Midnight.
Over 10,000 guests are expected to vote for their favorite pizza vendors and enjoy fabulous musical entertainment and children’s activities. Additionally, a media and corporate challenge pizza bake-off will be held on July 22nd in the early afternoon. Local Chefs and Business Leaders will be judging for bragging rights for the Corporate and Media Trophies. Media and Corporate judging finals are open to the public. Funds raised from the summer event benefit the Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce and the Sylvania Area Joint Recreation District.
Newly renovated, Centennial Terrace is the premier venue to for an event of this caliber. Pizza vendors will be vying for the best Pizza Restaurant in Northwest Ohio. The Pizza Restaurants that are a part of the Pizza Palooza are Amie’s – Mancino Pizza, Bennett’s Pizza, Charlie’s Pizza, Jet’s Pizza, Jo-Jo’s Pizzaria, Pizza Papalis of Toledo, and Vito’s Pizza.
The entertainment schedule will include Boffo, and The Danger Brothers as the acts on Friday, July 22 and on July 23 Kentucky Chrome, Mas Fina, Scott Fish and the Distant Kousins with an appearance by Chris Shutters will be featured. Tickets will be priced at $5.00 for adults, $3.00 for children 5-12 and children under 5 will be free. Advance Tickets are available at Metamora State Bank and The Anderson’s Market. A special promotion allows you to purchase five tickets and get the sixth free.
Children’s activities will take place from 5:00 to 8:00 PM each day and will feature clowns, face painting and activities from Imagination Station and The Bouncee Thing.
Title Sponsor for Pizza Palooza is Kistler Ford. Pizza Supreme Sponsors are Lourdes College, Metamora State Bank, Paramount Health Care, City of Sylvania and Miller Lite. Pizza Deluxe Sponsors are Flower Hospital, and The Anderson’s Market.
Pizza sponsors are SylvaniaVet, KeyBank, The VZN Group, Kingston – Sylvania, Toledo Lasik, Walker Funeral Home and APRN. Media Sponsors are The Toledo Blade, Clear Channel Communications, Lamar Outdoor Advertising, 13 ABC, City Paper, Sylvania Herald and Sylvania Advantage Newspaper
- Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce