A good cook is like a sorceress who dispenses happiness.  – Elsa Schiaparelli

Leave the stress of planning a party for the experts. Have your own Jr. Gourmet, a mini Alton Brown, Julia Child, or Bun Lai, let us organize the most delicious party your child will ever have. A cooking party is a recipe for fun and has all the ingredients of a foolproof unforgettable birthday celebration. Mix working with teams, cooking together, a big dose of interactive activities, excited kids and a guaranteed good time. We customize parties in your home or our kid-friendly kitchen labs. Give us 2 - 3 hours to dream up a gourmet adventure for ages 5 and up. We can accommodate up to 16 kids with 2 chef educators in your kitchen/venue or ours. 

Included in Culinary Birthday Bash: 

  • 2 Trained Chef Educators 
  • Choice of one of our delicious menus or customized menu 
  • STEAM activity 
  • Cupcake decorating (no need to bring a cake!) 
  • Paper plates, napkins, and utensils and cups
  • Apron 
  • Beverages
  • Set up and clean up

Party prices:
$600 everything is included except the kitchen fee if our venue is not being used. 

Birthday party times @Whitneyville Cultural Center in Hamden at 1253 Whitney Ave:
Saturdays: 11:00-1:00 
Sundays:   11:00-1:00 

Party themes:

  • Chinese Take Out 
  • Tacos, Quesadillas, and Salsa 
  • Dumplings and Spring Rolls 
  • Pizza, Pizza, Pizza, 
  • Pasta and Sauce 
  • Hawaiian Luau
  • Caribbean Spring Break 
  • Brunch
  • Pies - Sweet and Savory 
  • Farmer’s Market Mystery Basket 
  • Bake & Decorate
  • Kitchen as Science Lab   
  • Soul Food Favorites 
  • Chopped JR 

Kids Kitchen Oasis Party Favor Bags 
Party Favor bags are $10.00 ea and contain 1 rubber baking spatula, 1 cookie cutter and a gift of flavored icing sugar.



  • Private Instruction 
  • Kids and Caregiver Class 
  • Playdates 
  • Cooking Competitions 
  • Plant a Herb Garden 
  • Parts of a Plant Party 
  • Senior Projects 
  • Girl and Boy Scouts 
  • Affinity Groups