World Calendar of Cookbook Events

Due to COVID many bookstores and events are postponed or have been made available online. Events are added at the last minute so please check with the venues for more information.

If you know of any other cookbook related events, please email details to info@eatyourbooks.com, and we will add them to the list.

United States

Author book tours

Author cooking classes

Bookstore events

Canada

Author book tours

Author cooking classes

Bookstore events

UK & Ireland

Author book tours

Author Cooking Classes

Bookstore & Festival Events

Australia

Author book tours

  • Donna Hay – Australia 
  • Yotam Ottolenghi – Australia Tour 

    Author cooking classes

    Bookstore events

    New Zealand

    Author book tours

    Author cooking classes

    Bookstore Events

    Worldwide

    Publisher online events

    Brian Hart Hoffmandetails

    Brian Hart Hoffman (Bake from Scratch) Virtual Classes with Williams Sonoma

    Apr 12 – Gluten-free baking with Sweet Laurel
    Apr 17 – Kids Baking School – Star Wars Baking
    Apr 19 – Baking with Georgetown Cupcakes – cakes and cupcakes
    May 3 – Mother’s Day brunch with Kylie Mazon-Chambers
    May 10 – Muffin mania – with Michelle Lopez
    May 17 – Spring cookies with Emily Hutchinson
    May 24 – Brioche hamburger buns
    Jun 7 – Pride desserts with Kelly Field – hosted by Lance Bass
    Jun 14 – Small batch baking with Alice Choi (Blogger: Hip Foodie Mom)
    Jun 19 – Kids baking with Mickey & Friends
    Jun 21 – Bundt baking with The Bros that Bundt
    Jun 28 – Icebox desserts with Kate Wood

    Brian Hart Hoffman – Better Baking Academy – details

    April: Conchas
    May: Strawberry Roulade
    June: Gluten-Free Summer Fruit Coffee Cake
    July: Summer Focaccia
    August: Three Ways with Oatmeal Cookies
    September: English Muffins
    October: Pumpkin Bagels
    November: Pecan Pie Hand Pies
    December: Red Velvet Battenberg Cake

    Hetty McKinnon

    To Asia, With Love: Everyday Asian Recipes and Stories from the Heart

    Apr 8 – Book Larder, Seattle WA
    Aug 20, 21 – Scrumptious Reads, Australia – Cook Book Club

    Reem Kassis

    The Arabesque Table

    Apr 17 – Online event – Omnivore Books – San Francisco CA
    Apr 17 – Online event – Book Larder, Seattle WA
    Apr 25 – Online event – Milk Street Kitchen, Boston MA
    Apr 29 – Online event at Kitchen Arts & Letters

    Julia Turshenvirtual event details

    Simply Julia: 110 Easy Recipes for Healthy Comfort Food

    Apr 15 – Cookbook Club – Archestratus Books + Food, Brooklyn NY

    Jake Cohen

    Jew-ish: A Cookbook: Reinvented Recipes from a Modern Mensch

    Apr 13, 5:30-6:30pm – KOL AMI, Celebrating Israeli Food – online – details
    May 1, 6-7:30pm – The Billy Harris Series – online – details (includes a copy of the book)

    Kate McDermott – details 

    Pie Camp

    Apr 8 – Gluten Free Apple Pie – Kitchen Arts & Letters NYC
    Jun 17 – Strawberry Rhubarb Pie – Kitchen Arts & Letters NYC

    Kate has many pie classes scheduled.

    Yotam Ottolenghidetails

    Ottolenghi Flavour (A Life in Flavour Tour)

    Apr 6, 7:30pm – Liberty Hall, Dublin
    Apr 8, 7:30pm – St. George’s, Bristol
    Apr 9, 7:30pm – Rose Theatre, Kingston
    Apr 10, 7:30pm – Nottingham Playhouse
    Apr 11, 7:30pm – The Lowry, Salford Quays
    Apr 12, 7:30pm – Kings Theatre Edinburgh
    Apr 13, 7:30pm – Union Chapel, London
    Apr 14, 7:30pm – York Theatre Royal
    Apr 17, 8pm – Oxford Playhouse

    The Food Talks – details 

    Past talks can be found on their podcast

    Donna Hay  details 

    Mar 31 – Free live virtual class presenting the author’s favourite Easter recipes and easy styling tips

    Yotam OttolenghiAustralia Tour

    Jun 8 – Perth Riverside Theatre
    Jun 9 – Adelaide Convention Centre
    Jun 11 – Gold Coast The Star
    Jun 12 – Hamer Hall Arts Center, Melbourne
    Jun 13 – Sydney Darling Harbour Theatre
    Jun 14 – Brisbane QPAC Concert Hall
    Jun 18 – Canberra Theatre Centre

    Gale Gand – cooking and baking classes – details

    Facebook Live and Zoom classes, see details

    Joanne Weir – details 

    No new events

    Janet Fletcher – details – Zoom classes

    Wine Country Table

    No current events.

    Catherine Walthers – cooking classes details

    Robin Asbell – cooking classes details

    Mar 30, 6-7:30pm – Classic Pot Stickers – Virtual
    Apr 26 – 6-7:30pm – Better Know Your Gnocchi – Virtual

    All classes at Cooks of Crocus Hill

    Hugh Carpenter and Teri Sandison – details

    No current events

    The Farm Cooking School – details

    Stockton, NJ – classes with Ian Knauer and Shelley Wiseman

    Classes scheduled with social distancing and masks, check the schedule

    There are classes with instructors who have not written cookbooks.

    Institute of Culinary Education – New York City – details

    Virtual Classes, see details

    Classes with Jenny McCoy – details 
    Classes with Melanie Underwood – details 
    Classes with Peter Berley – details 
    Classes with Diana Kuan – details 
    Classes with Nick Malgieri – details 
    Classes with Cara Tannenbaum – details 
    Classes with Jennifer Abadi – details 
    Classes with Alexandra Leaf – details
    Classes with David Waltuck – details 
    Classes with Kathryn Gordon – details 
    Classes with Marge Perry – details
    Classes with Dana Jacobi – details
    Classes with Andrew Friedman – details 
    Classes with Lior Lev Sercarz – details 
    Classes with Renee Marton – details 
    Classes with Einat Mazor – details 
    Classes with Jackie Newgent – details

    There are lots of other classes with instructors who have not written cookbooks.

    De Gustibus Cooking School – New York City – details

    No classes scheduled at this time.

    Stonewall Kitchen – York, Maine details

    Classes are scheduled with limited seating, check the schedule

    There are recurring classes with Dana MoosLukas VolgerChristine Burns Rudalevige and Vanessa Seder as well as many other classes led by instructors who have not written cookbooks.

    King Arthur Flour – Norwich VT details

    Calendar contains virtual classes.

    There are many other classes led by instructors who have not written cookbooks.

    Milk Street Kitchen – Boston MA – details

    Schedule of online classes – below cookbook authors “Cooking at Home”

    Apr 8 – Cooking at Home with King Arthur Baking Company
    Apr 13 – Sonoko Sakai – Japanese Curry
    Apr 25 – Reem KassisThe Arabesque Table
    May 6 – Tung Nguyen – Cooking at Home
    May 8 – Irina Georgescu – The Heart of Romanian Cooking
    May 13 – Amy ZitelmanThe Tahini Table
    May 15 – Susan Herrmann Loomis – French Dinners

    The Resort at Paws Up – Greenough MT – details

    Cookbook Live – acclaimed cookbooks brought to life with the authors

    There are other culinary events at the ranch not involving cookbook authors. 

    Cook’s Pots & Tabletops – Eugene OR – details

    Check site for last minute classes.

    Hot Stove Society – Seattle WA – details

    Virtual cooking classes are scheduled. See details.

    There are classes with instructors who haven’t written cookbooks.

    PCC Community Markets – Seattle WA area – details

    Check details for virtual classes

    Salt Water Farm – Lincolnville ME – details

    Upcoming Workshops

    Cooks of Crocus Hill – details

    St. Paul, Edina, Stillwater, Kowalski’s Market at Woodbury and White Bear Lake – all MN

    Other virtual events scheduled

    Classes with Robin Asbell are scheduled. There are lots of other classes with instructors who have not yet written cookbooks.

    Draeger’s Cooking School – details

    San Mateo, Blackhawk, Menlo Park – all CA

    Classes on currently on hold.

    Classes are also scheduled with Joyce JueMichael KalantyJoanne WeirJanet FletcherLinda CarucciGeorge Geary, and Tori Ritchie. There are many other classes with instructors who have not yet written cookbooks.

    The Cook’s Warehouse – details

    Atlanta, Decatur, and Marietta locations in Georgia

    Virtual classes and some hands-on limited, check the schedule

    Classes scheduled with Christy Seelye-KingCynthia GraubartAmanda CushmanGeorge GearySheri Castle and Jennifer Booker. There are lots of other classes available with instructors who have not written cookbooks.

    Central Market – details

    Austin, Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Fort Worth, Southlake, Plano

    Cooking school is back in session with limited seating. Check the schedule.

    Sarah Raven – details

    Sarah has many gardening related classes on her schedule. 

    Loretta Liu

    London – all classes are held at Oncafe

    Macarons, dim sum and eclairs classes.

    Aimee Twigger – food styling and photography workshops in Clapham, London – details 

    Aimee’s Perfect Bakes

    No current events

    Food photography and styling workshops

    Olivia Wollenberg – details

    Livia’s Kitchen

    No events currently scheduled 

    Jeremy Pang / School of Wok – London (Covent Garden) details 

    Hong Kong Diner

    Asian cooking classes

    Carol Deacon – details 

    Cake decorating classes in Hertford

    No classes currently scheduled

    Divertimenti – details 

    London and Truro, Cornwall (all classes listed here are in London)

    Nothing on the calendar.

    Classes scheduled with Celia BrooksDa-Hae WestEric LanlardKylee NewtonJackie KearneySumayya UsmaniJenny ChandlerDan DohertyMonisha BharadwajValentina HarrisIzy HossackMina ManekSabrina GhayourEd SmithKay Plunkett-HoggeJo PrattJulie JonesRachel de ThampleElly Curshen and Rachel Green.
    There are many other classes with teachers who have not yet written cookbooks.

    Borough Market Cookbook Club – London – details 

    Streaming events

    Mar 31 – Digital BookclubRed Sands
    Mar 31 – Virtual Tasting Table

    Kitchen Arts & Letters with 92Y – New York City – details 

    Apr 8 – Gluten free apple pie with Kate McDermott
    Apr 21 – Sourdough with King Arthur Baking Company
    Apr 29, 7pm – Online – The Arabesque Table – Reem Kassis
    May 4, 7pm – Online – Vegetarian Chinese Soul Food – Hsiao-Ching Chou
    May 12 – Vegetable Simple: Eric Ripert and Nigel Parry in Conversation with Nilou Motamed
    Jun 16 – Matthew Raiford: Bress ‘n’ Nyam
    Jun 17 – Strawberry rhubarb pie with Kate McDermott


    Check for updates offering online classes.

    Rizzoli Bookstore, New York NY details


    There are many other cultural and book events not related to cookbooks.

    Bonnie Slotnick Cookbooks – New York NY – details 

    No events currently scheduled 

    Greenmarket – New York NY – details

    No current events

    Books are Magic, Brooklyn NY – details

    Apr 12 – Rebekah Peppler: A Table with Klancy Miller

    There are many book events scheduled that do not pertain to cookbooks.

    Archestratus Books + Food, Brooklyn NY – details

    Virtual events through Zoom

    Apr 15 – Cookbook Club – Simply Julia: 110 Easy Recipes for Healthy Comfort Food

    There are other events that are not related to cookbook authors.

    Stir – Boston – details

    Stir at Home – see details above – Virtual cooking parties & ingredient kits

    Politics and Prose Bookstore – Washington DC – details

    Apr 20 – Nigella Lawson — Cook, Eat, Repeat: Ingredients, Recipes, and Stories – with Ina Garten
    Apr 21 – Crying in H Mart

    There are many other events not involving cookbook authors.

    Bold Fork Books – Washington, D.C. – details

    Mar 27, 3pm – Noble Rot Book: Wine from Another Galaxy – by Dan Keeling and Mark Andrew – details

    A Cappella Bookstore – Atlanta GA – details 

    Virtual events

    There are many other cultural and book events not related to cookbooks.

    Read It & Eat – Chicago IL – details 

    New website coming soon.

    Omnivore Books – San Francisco CA – details

    Check details for virtual events

    Apr 17 – Reem Kassis – The Arabesque Table

    Book Passage – San Francisco, Corte Madera & Sausalito CA – details 

    See schedule for online events.

    Rakestraw Books – Danville CA – details 

    All events virtual.

    Now Serving – Los Angeles CA – details


    Zoom events scheduled check details for updates

    Book Larder – Seattle WA – details

    Apr 8 –  Hetty McKinnonTo Asia, With Love
    Apr 9 – Mezcal and Tequila Cocktails
    Apr 17 – The Arabesque Table – Reem Kassis
    Apr 27 –  Rebekah Peppler: A Table
    May 14 – Vietnamese: Simple Vietnamese Food to Cook at Home
    May 19 – The Flour Craft Bakery & Cafe Cookbook

    Virtual events scheduled, check details

    Powell’s – Portland, OR – details 

    May 11 – Gregory Gourdet in Conversation With Michelle Tam about his new book Everyone’s Table

    Check details for virtual events as well as events unrelated to cookbook authors.

    Williams-Sonoma stores – details

    Brian Hart Hoffman (Bake from Scratch) Virtual Classes with Williams Sonoma (for Brian’s classes click on his name below to go to registration information)

    Apr 8 – Brunch with Bobby Flay
    Apr 10 – Aug 7 – Breakfast club
    Apr 12 – Brian Hart Hoffman – Gluten-free baking with Sweet Laurel
    Apr 17 – Brian Hart Hoffman – Kids Baking School – Star Wars Baking
    Apr 19 – Brian Hart Hoffman – Baking with Georgetown Cupcakes – cakes and cupcakes
    May 3 – Brian Hart Hoffman – Mother’s Day brunch with Kylie Mazon-Chambers
    May 6 – Mother’s Day Celebration with Trisha Yearwood
    May 10 – Brian Hart Hoffman – Muffin mania – with Michelle Lopez
    May 17 – Brian Hart Hoffman – Spring cookies with Emily Hutchinson
    May 24 – Brian Hart Hoffman – Brioche hamburger buns
    Jun 7 – Brian Hart Hoffman – Pride desserts with Kelly Field – hosted by Lance Bass
    Jun 14 – Brian Hart Hoffman – Small batch baking with Alice Choi (Blogger: Hip Foodie Mom)
    Jun 19 – Brian Hart Hoffman – Kids baking with Mickey & Friends
    Jun 21 – Brian Hart Hoffman – Bundt baking with The Bros that Bundt
    Jun 28 – Brian Hart Hoffman – Icebox desserts with Kate Wood

    There are numerous other demos from chefs who have not yet written cookbooks.

    The Cookbook Co. Cooks – Alberta – details

    Classes are postponed.

    Many other classes are scheduled with the Cookbook Co. Cooks’ own instructors as well as with Gail Norton, author and co-owner.

    Appetite for Books – Westmount, Montreal – details

    Every Thursday afternoon at 1pm Jonathan will be cooking on Instagram live with Heidi Small. Go to @beyondtheplate__ or @appetite4books for the live Instagram. Sign up for their newsletter for more information and to view past weeks link to cook along anytime!

    All classes are demonstrations of recipes from the book plus tastings and all are at 6:30pm

    Deerholme Farm – details

    Cowichan Valley, Vancouver Island, BC Canada – classes with Bill Jones
    In addition, there are foraging workshops and themed dinners

    CookbookbakeBrightondetails

    There are other classes and events available.

    Waterstones – details 


    There are many author events not involving cookbooks.

    Topping and Company – Bath, Edinburgh, Ely & St. Andrews – details

    Check details for any online events added at the last minute. Events scheduled for authors who have not written cookbooks.

    The Portobello BookshopEdinburghdetails

    May 4 – The Green Barbecue by Rukmini Iyer

    Check details for any online events

    The British Library – London – details


    Apr 13 – May 6 – Food Season – many events celebrating cookbooks and people in food. A few highlights below:

    Apr 13 – Nose Dive with Harold McGee
    Apr 24 – The Art and History of Pies with Calum Franklin author of The Pie Room
    May 1 – Simply RaymondRaymond Blanc
    May 20 – Madhur Jaffrey: A Life In Food



    Tasting Australiadetails

    Apr 30 – May 9, 2021 – see details

    Books for Cooks – Melbourne, Australia – details

    No current events

    Scrumptious ReadsBrisbane, Australiadetails

    Mar 25 – Slow Victories: A Food Lovers Guide to Slow Cooker Glory – Book Launch

    May 21, 22 – The Cook’s Apprentice – Cook Book Club – details
    June 18, 19 – How Wild Things Are – Cook Book Club – details
    Aug 20, 21 –  Hetty McKinnonTo Asia, With Love – Cook Book Club – details
    Sep 17, 18 – Parwana – Cook Book Club – details

    Many other classes and cookbook masterclasses (see details) scheduled for 2021.

    ReadingsAustraliadetails

    Events scheduled for authors who haven’t written cookbooks.

    Sydney Seafood School – Sydney, Australia – details

    Check site for virtual cooking classes at SSS@Home

    There are many other classes available with chefs and the school’s own instructors.

    Accoutrement Cooking School – Sydney, Australia – details

    No current classes.

    Cook the Books – Auckland, New Zealand – details

    Apr 25, 27, 28 – The Modern Preserver – Kylee Newton – sign up for 25th, sign up for 27th, sign up for 28th

    Other classes with chefs who have not written cookbooks.

    The Food Show details

    Apr 9-11 – Horncastle Arena, Christchurch
    May 28-30 – Sky Stadium previously Westpac, Wellington
    Jul 29-Aug 1 – ASB Showgrounds, Auckland


    Yotam OttolenghiNew Zealand details


    Jun 15 – Wellington Michael Fowler Centre
    Jun 16 – The Civic, Auckland

    Kogebogeriet – Denmarkdetails

    No current events

    Penguin Random House UK – The Happy Foodie 

    No current contests