Visit us at the Culinary Tent Saturday, May 25th and Sunday, May 26th!

Visit us at the Culinary Tent Saturday, May 25th and Sunday, May 26th!


CCE Culinary Tent

  • Saturday, May 26, 2018, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Sunday, May 27, 2018, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Saturday, May 26th

10 AM: Start your Day with a Healthy Breakfast! Learn some new recipes and tips to start your day right from Cornell Cooperative Extension nutrition staff.

11 AM: Farm to School - CCE is working with NYS Department of Ag & Markets to bring more local produce into school cafeterias. Try some Farm to School recipes, check out our apple slicer, and learn more about this exciting program.

12:30 - 3 PM: Adult Iron Chef Competition- Why should Bobby Flay have all the fun? Watch teams of adults see what healthy culinary delights they can prepare on the fly using local, secret ingredients. 

3 PM - 5 PM: Best of the Centennial Recipe Contest- To celebrate its 100th Anniversary, CCE will be highlighting the best Centennial recipe winners from the cookbook we are preparing. Recipes need to be at least 100 years old in their original form and are judged based on use of local ingredients, healthiness, and, of course, taste! Come try samples and get the recipes.

Sunday, May 27th

10 AM - Noon: Good Morning Smoothies- start your day with a refreshing, protein & fiber packed smoothie and learn how much power is needed to run the blender with the 4-H Energy Bike! 

1 PM - 4 PM: Junior Iron Chef Competition open to teams of Middle and or High School Students.Watch youth re-purpose vendor food from the festival into something different and earn an opportunity to go on to the state fair. 

Celebrate Commemorate events will be Friday, May 25th - Sunday, May 27th. The 152nd observance of Memorial Day will be on Wednesday, May 30. To learn more about Celebrate Commemorate and Waterloo’s 152nd observance of Memorial Day, go to


Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension Office
(315) 539-9251


Lafayette Park
220 Main Street (Routes 5 & 20)
Waterloo, New York 13165