Kids Food Festival at Citi Pond at Bryant Park March 2-3, 2013
Family Event to Help Combat Childhood Obesity by Teaching About Balanced Food Choices Through Hands-On Cooking, Sampling, and Family-Friendly Activities and Entertainment.
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.
Saturday, March 2nd 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Sunday, March 3rd 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Citi Pond at Bryant Park, 42nd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues, New York, NY
The weekend-long event will offer a host of family-friendly activities including:
· Cooking classes
· Food demonstrations
· Live entertainment
· The Balanced Plate Scavenger Hunt for kids with goody bag prizes
· Food sampling
· Huge giveaways
· Special appearances by Yo Gabba Gabba and Super Why! characters
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.
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)
Learn more - www.kidsfoodfestival.com