Thank you for joining with us to motivate and empower Cleveland youth to grow fresh food and eat healthy! You, as the chef, make this event a powerful experience for each young leader. 

All event details are at the bottom of this page.  

Please fill out this form so we may promote your involvement by Tuesday, September 18th

- Contact the garden head to find out what produce they can provide from garden and to schedule a time for the garden group to drop off produce to you and even help with the prep work. 

- Create 200 small plates to highlight their produce. You may fill in any gaps with any other ingredients you desire. We will be providing small plates and utensils.

- Please email a headshot and/or restaurant logo for promotion to

- You will have one Tri-C student assisting you along with 4-8 youth representing their garden.


Thursday, October 11th 


3:30pm Arrive (gardens arrive between 3:30-4:30)

5:00 Dinner for youth and chefs provided by Tri-C Hospitality Management Students

5:30pm Doors Open 

6:00pm Tasting 

7:30pm Awards (food stations close)

8:30pm Event Concludes

Date and Location:

Tri-C's Hopitality Managment Center

180 Euclid Ave. Cleveland, OH 44114


Best Taste (1st, 2nd, and 3rd place)

Most Creative Food Presentation (1st, 2nd, and 3rd place)

Most Engaging and Educational Student Presentation Booth (1st, 2nd, and 3rd place) 

People’s Choice Award