Hey NYC and Tri-State area friends what are you doing today or tomorrow how about heading over to a free at Citi Pond at Bryant Park where the KIDS Food Festival is taking place right!
The Creative Kitchen and Cooking Light have partnered together for two day family event to help Combat Childhood Obesity by Teaching About Balanced Food Choices Through Hands-On Cooking, Sampling, and Family-Friendly Activities and Entertainment.
Open To The Public For General Admission. Tickets For Hands-On Cooking Classes On Sale Now atwww.kidsfoodfestival.com.
WHAT: The Kids Food Festival, in partnership with Cooking Light is a celebration to educate families about making balanced food choices to help create wholesome lifelong eating habits for both kids and parents. The weekend-long event will offer a host of family-friendly activities including:
·The Balanced Plate Scavenger Hunt for kids with goody bag prizes
·Special appearances by Yo Gabba Gabba and Super Why! characters
WHO: The Kids Food Festival, in partnership with Cooking Light celebrates its 2ndfestival hosted at Citi Pond at Bryant Park and in collaboration with the James Beard Foundation.
Featured chefs include:
- § Ellie Krieger, Healthy Living
- § Candice Kumai, Cookbook Author & TV Personality
- § Jehangir Mehta, Mehtaphor
- § Grayson Schmitz, Oliver Cheng
- § James DiStefano, Rouge Tomate
- § Cricket Azima, The Creative Kitchen
The Kids Food Festival is excited to support Cooking Light’s charity partner, FoodCorps, a nationwide team of service members who help kids build an enduring relationship with healthy food.
WHEN: Saturday, March 2nd 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Sunday, March 3rd 10:00AM – 5:00PM
WHERE: Citi Pond at Bryant Park, 42nd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues, New York, NY
SPONSORS: The Kids Food Festival, in partnership with Cooking Light is presented by The Creative Kitchen. Partners include the James Beard Foundation and Citi Pond at Bryant Park.Sponsors include: Organic Valley, Plum Kids, and Honey Maid Grahamfuls, amongst others.
TICKETS: The event is free and open to the public for General Admission.
Tickets for hands-on cooking classes in the James Beard Foundation Future Foodies Pavilion can be purchased at: http://bit.ly/KFFtickets ($25 per child)
Disclosure: I was not obligated to post on this event just wanted to share a free and family friendly event.