March 20th at 7pm
Join us for an exciting evening of learning and fun! We will be cooking and enjoying a delicious meal. After preparing the food, we will enjoy what we’ve made in our beautifully decorated community room.
April 6th at 6:30pm
Learn how to teach a cooking class from a professional chef who has taught 75+ classes, appeared on the Food Network, and has experience working in corporate, retail, restaurant, hotel, and bakery kitchen settings!
Chef Aaron Clouse will teach you everything you need to know about teaching a cooking class, from booking your venue to organization to execution! You will learn how to properly price your classes while taking into consideration food costs, length of class time, kitchen booking fees, and more.
Each participant will walk away with a detailed packet outlining how to create, organize, and teach a cooking class from start to finish. You will even learn how to write an amazing chef’s bio and make sure your personality shines through your teaching style!
April 20th at 6:30pm
Join us for the first annual Tamale Taste-Off in Columbus! You will sample different tamales from makers all over the city and cast your vote for your favorite tamale!
Tamale makers from all over Columbus will make samples of their tamale recipes for each participant to try before voting on their favorite. Sampling will begin at 6:30pm and judging/vote counting will begin at 8pm, and the winner will be announced at 8:20pm!
Local tamale makers will compete to see which tamale is the crowd favorite. The winner will receive a trophy and a cash prize of $500!
Event Space at Food Fort 2.0
In October of 2019 we officially moved into our new space, the Food Fort 2.0! With this space we now have the capacity to host events, parties, workshops, and more! Our space includes a commissary kitchen, a community room, and a warehouse room. Whether you’re looking to host a cooking class, dinner party, or workshop, we have the perfect spot for you! Send us an email at email@example.com to receive more information on renting out the event space!