Applications to compete – closed!

A warm mahalo to everyone who has entered to compete in this year’s Poke Fest. If you have received an email from us then you are registered as a competitor and we will be sending you the official rules and competition guidelines the week of May 8th. We look forward to trying all of your poke creations and wish you the best of luck.

Chefs competing in the 2023 Poke Fest will receive two free general admission badges to the festival. Chefs will be responsible for having a single serving size (2oz) of their dish prepared and ready for photography on the day of the event by 1:00pm. A larger portion of 12 servings (approximately 25oz total) for media and our celebrity chef panel by 2:00pm, and full service to VIP attendees at 3:00pm and general admission attendees at 4:00pm.