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Guy wants to turn someone's dream show into a reality. If you are an energetic personality with a passion for exploring and are ready to travel while sharing the whole world of food with an audience, apply now.
We're also cooking up a host of specials and casting outgoing and passionate contestants for upcoming new episodes themed to: food truck cooks, bakers, father-child duos, grillmasters and more.
To apply, please send us an email with your name, age, phone number, photo, proposed teammates (and their photos), description of your culinary background, and the idea for your food truck! Food truck newbies only, please! You must have never owned/run your own food truck to be considered.
Food Network stars Tyler Florence and Anne Burrell lead teams of recruits through a culinary Boot Camp. At the end, the most improved will earn $25,000! To nominate yourself or someone you know, apply online.
To submit an application for yourself or someone you think should appear on the next season of Halloween Wars, please email with the following:
- Your name, age and phone number
- The city and state where you are located
- A photo of you, and five photos of your best-ever work. (Photos of Halloween or "scary-themed" creations are preferred.)
- A short paragraph telling us why you should be chosen to compete