WORKSHOPS & Special Events

Life is full of reasons to celebrate and Young Chefs® Academy takes these celebrations to a whole new culinary level!  Whether we are celebrating a special holiday, hosting a community event, holding a fundraiser, partnering with a national brand, teambuilding, or given any opportunity to celebrate, Young Chefs® Academy encourages you to join in the fun! 

See our upcoming schedule below and be sure to check back often as we are always cooking up ways to celebrate with you in our kitchens.
If you can't find what you are looking for or you're interested in something more specific, give us a call and we will surely assist you in finding what you need!

<< Oct 16 2018 - Jan 08 2019 >>

Kids Night Out with YCA Chef Fri, Oct 19, 2018 at 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
for ages 6 and up
Prepare and learn about the full components of a meal, planning, cooking, FUN, setting the table, good manners, kitchen safety and FUN FUN activities!! Includes all ingredients, materials, instruction, full meal, snacks, use of apron, and fun activities!  This monthly event features new recipes and activities each month.
$35

SPECIAL OFFER FOR PARENTS WHOSE CHILDREN ATTEND THIS EVENT:  Dine at La Contea (next door to YCA) and receive 20% off your meal (excludes alcohol)!

Registration is required for all YCA events.
Halloween Cooking and Painting with YCA Chef Sat, Oct 20, 2018 at 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Don’t be afraid! There’s no eye of newt or toe of frog in our cauldrons!  Led by the artists from Painting and Pinot and guided by the YCA chefs, you’ll have a spooky good time painting and cooking in our kitchen.
 
ages: 5 and up
$55 per child

Registration is required for all YCA events.

Bewitching Bites Halloween Workshop with YCA Chef Fri, Oct 26, 2018 at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Double, Double, Toil & Trouble...We "knead" you to join us...If You Dare...as we fire up the cauldron to create ghoulishly-delicious bites that will bewitch your taste buds. With culinary tricks around each corner, we'll bring sweet treats and savory eats to life with a spooky-fresh pasta dish, gourmet apples & a surprising twist on caramel corn.
 
Wear your (not scary) Halloween costume for a judging contest while we cook up some fun!
 
Ages: 3-16 (adult helpers for ages 3-5 are welcome)
 
Prices: $35 per child
 
Registration is required for all YCA events.
Haunted Gingerbread House Workshop with YCA Chef Sat, Oct 27, 2018 at 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hocus Pokus! Gather around the table to decorate your very own chilling centerpiece with loads of candy and treats! Bring your friends as we learn spook-tacular piping & decorating techniques as your own unique, enchanted creation mysteriously comes to life.
 
Wear your (not scary) Halloween costume for a judging contest while we cook up some fun!
 
Ages: 3-16 (adult helpers for ages 3-5 are welcome)
 
Price: $60
 
Registration is required for all YCA events.