Furious attendees say they paid up to $75 for cold slices at a pizza festival held in Brooklyn, New York, on Saturday.
Prior to what Gothamist has now dubbed “the Fyre Festival of NYC food events,” attendees were promised a “day long celebration of the dough, cheese, tasty sauces and delicious toppings.”
Instead, those who attended the New York Pizza Festival say they were treated to tiny portion sizes, cold pies, and not nearly enough food to justify the ticket price. They say they also waited an hour to actually get into the parking lot where it was being held.
One person on Facebook described the pizza slices as “smaller than sample size.”
The event was supposed to take place over two sessions: one at 3 p.m. and the other at 7 p.m.
The event invite doesn’t mention any specific pizza vendors in its description:
New York City makes the best pizza in the country, we are delighted to present an eclectic tasting of the best pizza in NYC?! Heck, we will conduct an anonymous vote to settle the NYC styled Pizza against Chicago Deep Dish pizza wars!
The reality was a lot more disorganized than advertised, according to photos posted by …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Life