TAMPA, Fla. (970 WFLA) - If you like burgers, an event coming to Tampa is for you.

The Burger Showdown is happening at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park on May 2 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Several area restaurants will participate in the annual bragging rights competition and fundraiser for naming the "Best Burger in Tampa Bay." All proceeds support Culinary Operations Academy.

970 WFLA's Corey Dylan and sister station 620 WDAE's Ian Beckles will be judges. They will score 50 percent on taste, 25 percent on presentation, and 25 percent on originality.

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