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2019 Spring Kids Food Festival

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KFF2019_POSTER_11x17_v5From the event organizer:

The Kids Food Festival welcomes families with children of all ages, interested in learning about balanced food choices in a fun and engaging environment that empowers children to make these decisions for themselves!

Appetites of all sizes will enjoy:

  • Balanced Plate Scavenger Hunt
  • The James Beard Foundation Future Foodies Pavilion: ticketed hands-on cooking classes. Buy tickets through our Official Ticketing Partner here!
  • Kids Food Festival Community Performance Area: free performances including cooking demos and live entertainment.

James Beard Foundation Future Foodies Pavilion Ticketed Hands-On Cooking Classes:

May 11

10:00 Healthy Lunch with America’s Test Kitchen Kids

11:00 Northern Tiger

12:00 Pastry Chef Thiago Silva: Better Chocolate

1:00 Chef Mike of The Clam + Market Table: Strawberry Rhubarb Yogurt Parfaits

2:00 The Beard House: Kitchen Sink Oatmeal Cookie Sandwiches from the James Beard Foundation’s Cookbook Waste Not: How to Get the Most From Your Food

3:00 Cooking with BuzzFeed: Rainbow Pancake Pops, hosted by Erin Phraner

4:00 Kwame Williams of Vital Dining: Avocado Chocolate Mousse

May 12

10:00 Cooking with Red Rabbit: Terrific Tostados with Mango Salsa

11:00 Cupcake Decorating with Handstand Kitchen*

*This class is an additional $15, as each ticketed child receives their own Handstand Kitchen Intro to Baking 17-Piece Set (retail value $25)

12:00 Classic American-Italian dishes with Parm

1:00 Marley Family Cooking Class: Summer Quinoa Salad

2:00 Grandaisy Bakery: Piccolo Pizzaiolo Making Bianca con Pecorino

3:00 Stay tuned while we cook up some fun!

4:00 Cricket Azima, Founder and Big Cheese of The Creative Kitchen and Kids Food Festival: Fresh, Flavorful, & Fun Salsa

Free Performances Featured on our Main Stage:

May 11

10:00 Activities Hosted by CMOM

10:30 Cooking Demonstration by MasterChef Junior Season 7 Contestants Shannen and Ben

11:00 Rock-a-Baby

12:00 Cooking Demonstration by MasterChef Junior Season 7 Contestant Che

12:30 Joy Bauer, MS, RDN, one of the nation’s leading health authorities and the national dietitian for LaCroix Sparkling Water

1:00 Rock-a-Baby

2:00 Karma Kids Yoga

2:30 The Teen Kitchen, Recipes We love to Cook by Emily & Lyla The Kitchen Twins

3:00 Musical Performance by Monkey Do! Yoga

3:30 Cooking Demonstration by MasterChef Junior Season 7 Contestants Ashley and Kyle

May 12

10:00 Cooking Demonstration by MasterChef Junior Season 7 Contestant Tallulah

10:30 Interactive Book Reading of MC Veggie Fresh Rocks the Mic with Author and Registered Dietitian Shanon Morris, MS, RD, CDN

11:00 Monkey Do! Yoga

11:30 Cooking Demonstration by MasterChef Junior Season 7 Contestant Matthew

12:00 The Pineapple Explorers Club

1:00 Family Yoga with Heidi Kristoffer

1:30 Cooking Demonstration by MasterChef Junior Season 7 Contestant Matteo

2:00 Silva Dance Company & Capoeira Arte Dança

3:00 Cooking Demonstration by MasterChef Junior Season 7 Contestant Tal

3:30 Activities Hosted by CMOM

Food Allergy Disclaimer: The Kids Food Festival is not an allergy-free festival. We will not assume any liability for adverse reactions to foods consumed, or items one may come in contact with while eating at any of our events.

Details

Start:
May 11 @ 10:00 AM
End:
May 12 @ 5:00 PM
Event Category:
Website:
http://kidsfoodfestival.com/archives/events/5517

Venue

Brookfield Place Plaza
220 Vesey Street between West Street and the Hudson River
New York, NY United States
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