Plan Your Visit

Activity Room

Jr Iron Chef VT is a fun family event. We hope to make your day just that...full of family fun! Swing by the activity room to partake in great activities the whole family can enjoy!

  • Community art project with BONNIE ACKER!
  • Bike-powered Smoothie Station, CITY MARKET
  • Crepe spinning tutorial, SKINNY PANCAKE
  • Shake your own butter, VT FEED
  • Taste test, VT FEED/SHELBURNE FARMS
  • Cheese taste test, SHELBURNE FARMS
  • Composting activity, CSWD
  • Pat the Patriot / NEW ENGLAND DAIRY AND FOOD COUNCIL
  • Jr Iron Chef VT photo booth, 802 EVENT GROUP
  • Klinko, Merchant’s bank Foundation
  • Taste test, AQUAVITEA KOMBUCHA
  • Garden, seed, and pollinator activity,  VT Community Garden Network
  • Make a meal activity, Hunger Free VermonT
  • Face painting, BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF VERMONT
  • Farm to School Inspiration Wall

A big THANKS to the Champlain Valley Exposition for hosting the 10th Annual Jr Iron Chef VT competition!

March 18, 2017
9:00am-4:00pm
Morning heat: 9:30-11:00am; awards at 12:30pm
Afternoon heat: 1:15-2:45pm; awards at 3:45pm

This year we will be having a 10th Anniversary Celebration from 12:00-12:30 pm with special guests and great music! 

Directions to the event can be found by following the link below.

The Champlain Valley Exposition
105 Pearl Street
Essex Junction, Vermont 05452

Admission

$3 individual admission
$5 family admission (up to 4 members)

Concession Stand
Watching a cooking competition is bound to make you hungry! Visit the concession stand to purchase: 

Breakfast
Breakfast sandwiches
Bagel and Cream Cheese
Baked Treats 

Lunch
Kickin' Chili with Cheddar Cheese and Crackers
Hearty Corn Chowder with Crackers (Veg)
Turkey Bacon Wraps with Pickles and Chips
Veggie Wraps with Pickles and Chips
Grilled Cheddar Paninis with Honey Mustard, Pickles and Chips

Snacks
Chips
Fresh Fruit
Homebaked Cookies
Soft Pretzels with Honey Mustard
Popcorn

Beverages
Hot Coffee
Hot Chocolate with Marshmallows
Water
Seltzer
Juice