Cooking for Solutions Celebration on June 6 and 7
Discover delicious ways to live an ocean-friendly lifestyle at the first Cooking for Solutions Weekend in 2015
May 19, 2015
Highlights of the 2015 “Cooking for Solutions World Oceans Day Celebration” include:
Cooking Demonstrations by celebrity chefs, including John Ash and Nathan Lyon
Food and Wine Adventures with Jesse Cool, Jenn Louis, Sam Choy, Javier Plascencia, Rodney Worth, Chad Minton and Alvaro Dalmau.
Talk & Taste series with delicious insights into berries, spices, the mysterious abalone and more
The Prelude intimate evening reception with Nathan Lyon and Aarti Sequeira
The Party with Carla Hall with late-night dancing, drinks and ocean-friendly bites
Special World Ocean Day programming including chats with aquarists about marine life, behind-the-scenes tours and more
Celebrate the oceans and all they provide during a festive Cooking for Solutions weekend honoring World Oceans Day at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. On Saturday and Sunday, June 6 and 7 enjoy special activities including live music, cooking demonstrations, family crafts, sustainable seafood samplings, special talks with our aquarists, and much more – all included with aquarium admission.
This year’s celebration will also incorporate favorite Cooking for Solutions ticketed events from past years, like chef-led Food & Wine Adventures to culinary destinations in Monterey county. Celebrity chefs will host festive parties, a champagne celebration, and a reimagined Talk & Taste series of intimate salons and cooking demonstrations. Each event will celebrate sustainable foods from land and sea – and all are designed to help participants connect their food choices to the health of the ocean.
On June 6, the aquarium will transform into a one-of-a-kind underwater nightclub and lounge. Stay up as the stars come out over the bay for late-night dancing, drinks and ocean friendly bites at The Party with Carla Hall.
All exhibits are included with aquarium admission: $39.95 adult; $34.95 senior (over 65) and student (full-time college, with I.D.); $24.95 children; under 3 free.
Full event details, prices and biographies of participating Cooking for Solutions chefs are available online at cookingforsolutions.org. Tickets and information are also available by calling 866-963-9645.
World Oceans Day at the Monterey Bay Aquarium is sponsored by Union Bank.
The mission of the Monterey Bay Aquarium is to inspire conservation of the oceans.
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