Big Bao Battle 4

  • Wed, November 06, 2019
  • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • The Ballroom at Bayou Place, 500 Texas Ave, Houston, Texas 77002

OCA-Greater Houston invites you to our annual charity fundraiser showcasing Asian heritage through food.  


Join us for a fun and exciting evening of delicious food, refreshing drinks and amazing views of Downtown Houston from the beautiful Ballroom at Bayou Place. Watch over 12 local chefs throw down their own special version of a traditional Chinese steamed bao LIVE!  It's all-you-can-eat, so be prepared to nom nom nom.  

YOU get to decide who wins the big prize: Big Bao Battle People's Choice Award.  This event will also be broadcasted and judged by local media and food bloggers.

The Big Bao Battle is a charity fundraiser event benefitting OCA-Greater Houston.


  • Tickets include unlimited food samples from every restaurant 
  • Alcoholic beverages will be sold by The Ballroom at Bayou Place
  • 100% proceeds from this event will go towards OCA Greater Houston, a 501(c)3 non-profit. 


  • The Ballroom at Bayou Place @ 500 Texas Street
  • located in Downtown Houston in the heart of the Theater District
  • floor to ceiling windows and sweeping balconies, guests are treated to a striking backdrop of the Houston Skyline


  • Free downtown street parking after 6:00 pm 
  • Valet $10

Past Participants Include

  • Ambrosia
  • Breaking Bao
  • Buttz Gourmet Food Truc
  • Eminent Hospitality, Chef Rob Fria
  • Gyroland
  • Luv Me Tenders
  • Peli Peli Kitche
  • Saigon House Midtow
  • SING Inspired Tastes of Asi
  • OM, Chef Odd
  • The Bếp

Past Vendors Include

  • Exitus VR
  • HAAPI Film Festival
  • Miro et Emma, Curated Lifestyle Shoppe
  • The Baker's Man
  • Naughty Noah's Vietnamese Phở Noodles

Media Coverage

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