Tag Archives: Cooking

Cooking Classes

Utah Cooking & Cuisine Events

Harmons Cooking Classes
Harmons Grocery, Various Locations

Cooking With Plants For A Healthier You
Red Butte Garden Herb Garden, Salt Lake

Orson Gygi
3500 S 300 W
South Salt Lake, UT 84115
(801) 268-3316

Viking Cooking School
2233 South 300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
(801) 464-0113

Utah State Fair

The largest single annual event in Utah featuring live concerts, entertainment, rides, rodeo, art, barnyard friends, little hands on the farm,  ice cream festival, and more.

  • Monster Truck Insanity Tour
  • Demolition Derby
  • Rodeo
  • Live Music
  • Wild West Fun Park
  • Lumberjack Show
  • Live Performances
  • Thrill Shows
  • Demonstrations
  • Exhibits
  • Animals
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Utah Old Time Fiddlers

September (Week 2-3) Annually
Multiple Times/Events

Utah State Fair
Utah State Fairgrounds, Salt Lake

Salt Lake Greek Festival

A Top Pick for Utah locals, the Salt Lake Annual Greek Festival always offers joyful days of authentic foods, culture, and exciting entertainment. 

  • Folk Dancing
  • Art Displays
  • Authentic Foods
  • Live Entertainment

September (Week 2) Annually
Multiple Times/Events

Salt Lake Greek Festival
Holy Trinity Greek Cathedral, Salt Lake

South Jordan Farmers Market

Create lasting bonds with those who produce the food you like to eat! “Come experience the season’s freshest fruits and vegetables grown by your local Utah Farmers and taste the difference!”

  • Fresh Local Produce
  • Chalk Art
  • Live Entertainment
  • Live Music
  • Games
  • Children Activities

Saturdays,  8 am–1 pm
August–Mid October

South Jordan Farmers Market
1600 West Towne Center Dr, South Jordan

9th West Farmers Market

Peoples Market

  • Local Produce
  • Artisans
  • Chefs
  • Food Vendors
  • Kids Art Activities
  • Live Music Local Musicians

People’s Market‘s mission is to promote urban agriculture, community pride, diversity, and entrepreneurship on the west side of Salt Lake City.

There are educational and community opportunities through kids’ art activities, cooking demonstrations, and information on health and nutrition resources. Market vendors accept cash, debit, credit, and EBT (Horizon Cards).

People’s Market Produce Program encourages gardeners to bring their harvest to market for just $5. They set up the tables, you share in the bounty!

Sunday’s 10 am–3 pm
June–Mid October

Peoples Market
International Peace Gardens, Jordan Park
1000 South 900 West, Salt Lake

Valentine’s Day

Utah Valentine’s Day Events

Valentine’s Day February Activities. Dating & Gift Ideas, Boutiques, Dinner Parties, Ballroom & Social Dances, Music Concerts, Cooking Lessons, Valentine Card Making, Kids Crafts & More… Get Your Tickets Soon!

Romeo and Juliet
Ballet West
February 11,12,17-19, 2022, 2 & 7:30 pm
Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake

Great Hall Ballroom Dance
February 11, 2022, 8:30–11:30 pm
Angelus Theatre, Spanish Fork

Salsa & Bachata Social Dance
February 11, 2022, 9:30 pm–1:30 am
Lessons 9:30–10:30 pm, Dancing 10:30 pm
DF Dance Studio, Salt Lake

Chocolate Lovers Train
February 11, 2022, 7 pm
Heber Valley Railroad, Heber

Big Band Valentines Dance 2022
February 12, 2022, 6:30–9:30 pm
Northampton House, American Fork

Valentine Dinner Dance
February 12 & 14, 2022, 7 pm
Thanksgiving Point, Lehi

BYU Winterfest 2022
International Folk Dance Ensemble
February 12, 2022, 2 & 7 pm
Conference Center Theater, Salt Lake

U92 Valentine’s Jam feat. Ice Cube
February 12, 2022, 7:30 pm
Vivint Arena, Salt Lake

Brenn Hill Country Valentines Concert
February 12, 2022, 8 pm
American West Heritage Center

Valentine’s Evening at UMFA
February 12, 2022, 6:30–9 pm
Utah Museum of Fine Arts
University of Utah, Salt Lake

Sweethearts Valentine’s Dance
February 12, 2022, 7–10 pm
Dance Lessons & Social Dance
DF Dance Studio, Salt Lake

Valentine’s Ball
February 12, 2022, 6–9 pm
Provo City Library at Academy Square

Black Hearts Ball: A Valentine’s Masquerade
February 12, 2022, 9–11 pm
Urban Lounge, Salt Lake

Chef’s Table: Valentine’s Dinner
21+, Chef’s Tables, In-Person Class
February 14, 2022,  6–8 pm
Harmons Market, Mountain View Village

Dinner Detective Valentines
February 14, 2022, 7 pm
Hilton Salt Lake City Center
255 South West Temple, Salt Lake

Nature is for Lovers Date Night
February 14, 2022, 7:30 pm
Ogden Nature Center, Ogden

Valentine’s Day: Hell’s Belles
All-Female AC/DC Tribute Band
February 14, 2022, 9 pm
OP Rockwell’s, Park City

We will continue to post new events until Valentine’s Day so be sure and check back in occasionally. Wishing You Love & Happiness 2/9/2022

Past Events

Valentine’s Day Cookie Decorating
January 29, 2022, 10 am
3030 Grant Ave, Ogden

Cooking for New Years Party

New Years Cooking Party Class, Learn, Participate, Demonstration, Cuisine, School

Harmons Cooking School

This year, as revelers reach a fevered pitch at crowded New Year’s parties, Harmon’s set offs fireworks in their own kitchen by creating and feasting on an oh-so-decadent menu.

SKILLS AND TECHNIQUES Making a vinaigrette; preparing gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches; grilling shrimp and testing for doneness; searing and roasting beef tenderloin; testing beef for doneness; resting and carving beef; making a classical emulsion sauce; preparing a decadent vegetable dish that will become a family favorite; making the ultimate chocolate dessert; caramelizing sugar with a blow torch.

  • Glazed Prosciutto-Wrapped Shrimp
  • Mixed Salad Greens with Candied Apple Slices, Pistachios and Mini Grilled Brie Sandwiches
  • Châteaubriand with Béarnaise Sauce
  • Broccoli Boursin Gratins
  • Chocolate Crème Brûlée with Fresh Raspberries
  • Sample Recipes: Toasted Almond Crab Dip; Parsley Potatoes

Cooking Classes
Daily M-S, Variety of Times & Locations
Harmons Neighborhood Grocer

Cooking Japanese Steakhouse Style

Viking Cooking Classes, Japanese Steakhouse Style Cooking, Sugar House, Utah, Salt Lake CityOnce you know the “secret” ingredients and understand the cooking methods used by Japanese steakhouses, you’ll be able to re-create the atmosphere of a high-energy Japanese steakhouse right in your own home. Along with dazzling side dishes, we’ll provide the recipes for succulent steak and shrimp that are so good, your guests won’t even mind if you don’t slice, dice and flip them onto their plates.

SKILLS and TECHNIQUES Working with authentic Japanese ingredients; cooking traditional teppanyaki (hibachi-style) dishes in your own home; peeling, deveining and cooking shrimp; making salad dressing; flambéing; searing and testing meat for doneness; making sauces; stir-frying/wok-cooking.

  • Steakhouse Salad with Creamy Ginger Dressing
  • Teppanyaki Shrimp Flambé with Yoshi’s Special Sauce
  • Hibachi Steak with Fresh Vegetables and Mustard Sauce
  • Japanese Fried Rice
  • Sample Recipes: Edamame; Tangerine Sorbet
  • Rock n’ Ribs

    $5 Entry Fee (Kids 6 and under free)

    Join us for the best BBQ in the West at Rock N’ Ribs. Competitors from all over the nation come to the Gallivan Center in August to compete in this KCBS sanctioned event. The winner gets a coveted invitation to the BBQ Big Time – The Jack Daniels World Championship Invitational and the American Royal Barbeque (the biggest BBQ contests in the world!).

    Learn how the champs cook low and slow at our BBQ demonstrations, have your kids have fun on the jump toys, take a picture with Bobby-Q (our offical mascot), or take a picture at our pig pen with our giant pig’natas. Taste some of the local BBQ vendors style with a $3 sample plate while listening to some of the best local artists in Utah.

    BAND LINEUP 2009
    Thompson Lane Entertainers
    Rumble Dogs
    Cameron Rafati
    Legendary Porch Pounders
    Opal Hill Drive
    Kalai

    BBQ