Its delicious, competitive, and cheesy (in a good way) and it's coming up! The 4th Annual Mac & Cheese Fest will be sure to fill you up with food and a good time.

In its 4th year, the Mac & Cheese Fest has quickly become one of the hottest events in Binghamton. The Fest is the main fundraiser for the Binghamton Philharmonic and has almost 30 restaurants competing to create the "gratest" cheese creation they can.

The full line-up of restaurants can be found here.

Participants will battle for prizes in five categories: Classic Mac, The Big Cheese, Kids Choice, Judges Choice and Out of the Blue Box.

There will also be breweries on site to help wash down all the cheesy goodness.

The 4th Annual Mac & Cheese Fest is April 4 from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Binghamton.

$50 VIP tickets include: all you can taste mac and cheese & 8 bonus beer tasting tickets, VIP Early Access Pass, parking pass and Official Mac & Cheese Fest T-shirt.

$30 General Admission tickets include: ll you can taste mac and cheese & 5 bonus beer tasting tickets.

$12 Youth tickets include: all you can taste mac and cheese and available beverages

All the information about the 4th Annual Mac & Cheese Fest can be found here.