Welcome to Jr Iron Chef VT

Jr Iron Chef VT is a statewide culinary competition that challenges teams of middle and high school students to create healthy, local dishes that inspire school meal programs.

Registration for Jr Iron Chef VT 2017 is now closed. Thank you for a GREAT competition!


Competition Schedule

March 18, 2017
9:00am - 4:00pm
Champlain Valley Exposition, Essex Junction
Admission: $3 per individual or $5 per family (up to 4 people)
Morning heat: 9:30-11:00am; awards at 12:30pm
10th Anniversary Celebration: 12:00-12:30pm
Afternoon heat: 1:15-2:45pm; awards at 3:45pm

2017 Deadlines

November 15, 2016: Early Bird Registration opens
December 15 2016: Early Bird Registration closes/Regular Registration opens 
January 25, 2017: Registration closes 
February 17, 2017: Recipe, final team information, and Parent Permission Forms due
March 10, 2017: Lively Local Form due (if your team would like to be considered for the Lively Local Award)
March 18, 2017: Jr Iron Chef VT 2017!