Taste of Home Cooking School


The Taste of Home Cooking School Fall 2016 season is underway and is coming to Augusta.

Taste of Home Culinary Specialist Amy Zarichnak will be at the Augusta Civic Center on Saturday, Oct. 8 to share her home-cooking tips and tricks while demonstrating step-by-step recipes for the season’s best dishes. This season’s event is brought to Augusta by the Kennebec Journal, Morning Sentinel and MaineGeneral Health.

Doors will open at 4:30 p.m. for our vendor expo, early entrance for VIP ticket holders is 3:30 p.m. The show begins at 6:30 p.m., but come early to enjoy the vendor booths!

ALL ticket holders will receive a free digital subscription to Taste of Home magazine, plus many money-saving offers.

Come and see why Taste of Home is the #1 cooking resource for home cooks! Fun, food, door prizes, cooking tips, and great recipes are waiting for you, so get your tickets early. Taste of Home Culinary Specialist, Amy Zarichnak, will be on hand to demonstrate 10 delicious recipes.

View our vendor booths prior to the show! Win prizes during the show! A great time for the whole family!

Admission Fee: $45 VIP / $25 Premium / $15 General

VIP tickets sell out fast! Get your tickets today!

Ticket Packages

VIP: VIP seating and early entrance to the event at 3:30 p.m. to view the vendor booths. VIP ticket holders are invited to a private meet and greet with chef Amy Zarichnak, and will receive a free cookbook and goodie bag.

Premium: Floor or side stadium seating and a goodie bag.

General: Standard seating and a goodie bag.

Where to buy tickets in person: Augusta Civic Center, 76 Community Drive, Augusta. Box office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where to buy tickets via phone: Augusta Civic Center box office, 207-626-2400 or Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000

Online:  Click here for tickets via Ticketmaster 

Cooks Who Care: Please bring non-perishable food items to the show. We will be collecting donated items to be distributed to local food pantries and shelters.