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, and we will add them to the list.

United States

Author book tours

Author cooking classes

Bookstore events


Author book tours

Author cooking classes

Bookstore events

UK & Ireland

Author book tours

Author cooking classes

Bookstore & Festival Events


Author book tours

Author cooking classes

Bookstore events

New Zealand

Author book tours

Author cooking classes

Bookstore Events


Publisher online events


Brian Hart Hoffmandetails

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

Jun 20 – Ice Cream Cake
Jun 27 – 4th of July Desserts with Maria Provenzano
Jul 11 – Free-form galettes with Jessie Sheehan
Jul 18 – Tomato pie
Jul 25 – That’s my jam with Rebecca Firth
Aug 8 – Triple chocolate mousse cake
Aug 22 – Ciao Italia: Tiramisù
Aug 29 – Ciao Italia: Chocolate Hazelnut Sbrisolona
Sep 12 – Baking School In-Depth: Fig and Apple Dapple Cake with Brian Hart Hoffman and Chocolate Miso Bread Pudding with Nik Sharma


Eric Kimdetails

Korean American: Food that Tastes Like Home

Jun 21 – Books are Magic, Brooklyn NY – Offsite First Unitarian Congregation

Melina Hammerdetails

A Year at Catbird Cottage: Recipes for a Nourished Life

May 29 – Catskill Wagyu – Hilltop Picnic, Cocktails, & Book Signing, Accord NY
May 31 – Book Launch with Julia Turshen – Rough Draft Bar & Books, Kingston NY
Jun 1 – Now Serving, Los Angeles CA
Jun 5 – Inness – Cooking Demonstration & Book Signing, Accord NY
Jun 25 – Ellenville Public Library & Museum – Author Talk & Book Signing, Elleville NY
Jun 26 – Talbott & Arding – Book signing, Hudson NY
Oct 7 – Stonewood Farm – Pop-up Market Book Signing, Millbrook NY


Kwame Onwuachidetails

My America: Recipes from a Young Black Chef

May 24 – Atlanta History Center, Atlanta GA
May 25 – The African Center, New York NY
May 31 – California African American Museum, Los Angeles CA
May 31 – Now Serving, Los Angeles CA


Jessie SheehanDetails

Snackable Bakes

May 28 – FIeld + Supply Spring Market, Klingston NY
Jun 2 – Book Larder, Seattle WA with Zoë François
Jun 4 – Easy-Peasy Baking Class at the Hillsdale General Store in Hillsdale NY
Jun 12 – Oblong Books, Rhinebeck NY at Rhinebeck’s Farmer’s Market
Jun 16 – Malai Ice Cream Collab, Brooklyn NY
Jul 11 – Williams-Sonoma Baking School with Brian Hart Hoffman


Rick Martinezdetails

Mi Cocina: Recipes and Rapture from My Kitchen in Mexico

May 24 – Moongate Lounge Party, San Francisco CA
Sep 15 – Smithsonian – Virtual Event


Paul Arguin and Chris Taylordetails

Fabulous Modern Cookies: Lessons in Better Baking for Next-Generation Treats

Jun 4 – Omnivore Books, San Francisco CA
Jun 5 – The Civic Kitchen, San Francisco CA
Jun 6 – Vivienne Kitchen & Pantry, Portland OR
Jun 8 – Book Larder, Seattle WA
Jun 9-11 – Culinary Center of Kansas City, Kansas City KS
Jun 12 – Kitchen Collage, Des Moines IA
Jun 13 – Cooks of Crocus Hill, St. Paul MN


Alton Browndetails

Good Eats: The Final Years

Nov 24 – Meridian Hall, Toronto Canada (Alton Brown Live)

Andy Baraghanidetails

The Cook You Want to Be: Everyday Recipes to Impress

May 25 – Powerhouse Arena, Brooklyn NYC
May 31 – Books Inc, Palo Alto CA
Jun 1 – Omnivore Books, Off-site Event – Tofino Wines
Jun 3 – Chez Panisse
Jun 7 – Konbi, Los Angeles
Jun 8 – Now Serving, Los Angeles
Jun 9 – Found Oyster, Los Angeles
Jun 12 – Hollywood Farmers Market
Jun 14 – 92nd Street Y, NYC
Jun 15 – Wild Air, NYC
Jun 27 – Politics & Prose, Washington DC
Jun 28 – Union Square, Greenmarket NYC
Jun 29 – Cardullo’s Gourmet Shoppe, Boston MA
Jul 7 – Google Fulton Market Chicago IL
Jul 7 – Time Out, Chicago IL
Jul 31 – Talbott & Arding, Hudson NY
Aug 8 – Anchovy Bar, San Francisco CA


Kate McDermott – details 

Pie Camp

Kate has many online classes scheduled. See Kitchen Arts & Letters.

The Food Talks – details 

Cooking school

May 27 – Angela Hartnett in conversation with Itamar Srulovich (Part of British Library Food Season)

Past talks can be found on their podcast

Gale Gand – cooking and baking classes – details

Facebook Live and Zoom classes, see details

Rick Rodgers – baking classes – details

Jun 11 – Two strawberry pies
Jun 25 – Hungarian walnut torte (Diostorta)
Jul 9 – Devil’s food cake
Jul 23 – Pavlova with passion fruit curd and summer fruits
Aug 6 – All about homemade ice cream
Aug 20 – Peach tarte tatin

Joanne Weir – details 

Fall 2022 – Culinary Tour to La Rioja and Basque Country, Spain

Janet Fletcher – details

Wine Country Table

No current events.

Catherine Walthers – cooking classes details

No current classes

Robin Asbell – cooking classes details

All classes at Cooks of Crocus Hill

Hugh Carpenter and Teri Sandison – details

No current events

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

Jun 9 – Kosher – Kim Kushner

On location classes scheduled – see details for other classes scheduled

King Arthur Flour – Norwich VT details

King Arthur is delighted to welcome students back to their classrooms beginning on at the Bread Lab in Washington and in their flagship location in Vermont.

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”

May 24 – Search for the perfect pizza – Peter Reinhart
Jun 5 – Arab(ish) Feast – Noor Murad
Jun 11 – Sour cherry strudel with Luisa Weiss
Jun 23 – West African chicken yassa with Pierre Thiam
Jul 7 – Bourbon batch cocktails with Heather Wibbels
Jul 10 – Small group workshop – Homemade phyllo dough with  Irina Georgescu
Jul 12 – Small group workshop – Mole poblano with Mely Martínez
Jul 14 – Small group workshop – Potstickers with Hsiao-Ching Chou
Jul 17 – Turkish summer barbecue with Özlem Warren
Jul 28 – I can’t believe it’s not gluten with Aran Goyoaga
Jul 31 – Homemade ice cream with Salt & Straw
Aug 7 – Saffron sweet & savory with Romy Gill
Aug 21 – Eggplant – two ways with Sami Tamimi and Tara Wigley

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

Potsticker and dumpling classes are scheduled with Hsiao-Ching Chou and there are classes with instructors who haven’t written cookbooks.

PCC Community Markets – Seattle WA area – details

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

Shelley’s Table – New Jersey/Pennsylvania – details

Classes at various locations in the New Jersey area. See details.

Cooks of Crocus Hill – details

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

Jun 13 – Fabulous Modern Cookies – St. Paul

Classes with Robin Asbell and Antonio Cecconi 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

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.

Bread Ahead Bakery – details

Multiple daily classes Wednesday – Sunday at their various locations in the UK, see details above.

The Community Kitchen – Brighton details

There are many cookery classes led by chefs who have not written cookbooks.

Sarah Raven – details

Sarah has many gardening related classes on her schedule. 


Kylee Newtondetails

The Modern Preserver’s Kitchen

Check back in Summer 2022 for new classes

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

Aimee’s Perfect Bakes

No current events

Food photography and styling workshops


Julie Jonesdetails

The Pastry School

Julie offers live Zoom classes on pie making. See details above.

Kate Humble

Home Cooked: Recipes from the FarmAn evening with Kate – Mar – May, 2022 – tickets

May 24 – Winchester Theatre Royal

Ella Risbridger

The Year of Miracles: Recipes to Save Your Life

Jun 8 – Topping and Company – Bath
Jun 14 – Topping and Company –  Edinburgh
Jun 15 – The Portobello Bookshop – Edinburgh

Paul Hollywooddetails

Bake: My Best Ever Recipes for the Classics

Oct 20 – Oxford – New Theatre
Oct 22 – Newcastle – City Hall
Oct 23 – Harrogate – Convention Centre
Oct 27 – Plymouth – Plymouth Pavilions
Oct 28 – Portsmouth – Guildhall
Oct 29 – Newport – ICC
Nov 1 – Sheffield – City Hall
Nov 2 – London – The Palladium
Nov 3 – Brighton Centre
Nov 4 – Bath – The Forum
Nov 6 – Liverpool – Empire Theatre
Nov 7 – Ipswich – Regent Theatre
Nov 8 – Southend – Cliffs Pavilion
Nov 11 – Glasgow – SEC Armadillo
Nov 12 – Edinburgh – Usher Hall
Nov 13 – Stockton – Globe Theatre
Nov 14 – Nottingham – Royal Concert Hall
Nov 16 – Manchester – Opera House

Dominique Woolfdetails

Dominique’s Kitchen: Easy Everyday Asian-Inspired Food

Jun 11 – The Victoria Stakes
Jun 12 – Pub in the Park – Warwick
Jun 16 – BBC Good Food Show, Birmingham
Jun 24 – Pub in the Park – Dulwich
Jul 7 – Pub in the Park – Tunbridge Wells
Jul 23 – Carfest North
Aug 5 – Foodies Festival – Edinburgh
Aug 13 – Foodies Festival – Glasgow
Sep 3 – Pub in the Park – Chiswick
Sep 11 – Ludlow Food Festival
Sep 24 – Aldeburgh Food & Drink Festival

Thomasina Miersdetails

Meat-Free Mexican: Vibrant Vegetarian Recipes

May 28 – Hay Festival, Wales
Jun 14 – Toppings & Company, Bath
Jul 15-18 – The Good Life Society Summer Camp, Hawarden, Wales
Aug 27 – The Big Festival

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

No current events.

The Jamie Oliver Cookery School details – online classes
details – cookery school – Islington

For cooking classes please see details as there are dozens of classes listed.

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

May 25 – Black Smoke: African Americans and the United States of Barbecue – Adrian Miller
Jun 7 – Chocolate & Vanilla with Nick Malgieri
Jun 14 – The Cook You Want to Be: Everyday Recipes to Impress – Andy Baraghani
Sep 29 – The Art of Chicken – Jacques Pépin (online and in person)

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

Jun 11 – Pat Martin – Life of Fire
Jun 28 – Andy Baraghani – The Cook You Want to Be: Everyday Recipes to Impress

Books are Magic, Brooklyn NY – details

Jun 21 – Offsite First Unitarian Congregation – Korean American: Food that Tastes Like Home – Eric Kim

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

Archestratus Books + Food, Brooklyn NY – details

May 26 – The Last Bite – by Anna Higham
Jun 8 – Cookbook Club – To Asia, With Love by Hetty McKinnon

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

Bookends Ridgewood NJ – details

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

Politics and Prose Bookstore – Washington DC – details

Jun 27 – The Cook You Want to Be: Everyday Recipes to Impress – Andy Baraghani

There are many other events not involving cookbook authors.

The White House Historical Associationdetails

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

May 28 – Bake for Choice

For videos of past talks click here.

A Cappella Bookstore – Atlanta GA – details 

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

Sur la Tabledetails

See details for in-store, online and other classes.

Omnivore Books – San Francisco CA – details

Jun 1 – The Cook You Want to Be: Everyday Recipes to Impress by Andy Baraghani at Tofino Wines
Jun 3 –  Sandor Ellix Katz – Fermentation journeys
Jun 4 – Fabulous Modern Cookies by Paul Arguin and Chris Taylor
Jun 5 – Pizza Quest – Peter Reinhart
Jun 7 – Snacks for Dinner by Lukas Volger
Jun 15 – From Èkó with Love, A Modern Nigerian Cookbook – Similéolúwa Adebajo
Jul 17 – Watermelon and Red Birds – Nicole A. Taylor
Sep 13 – BUDMO!: Recipes from a Ukrainian Kitchen – by Anna Voloshyna
Aug 14 – I Dream of Dinner (So You Don’t Have To) – Ali Slagle
Oct 20 – The Cookie Bible – Rose Levy Beranbaum

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

Jun 4 – Sandor Ellix Katz – Fermentation journeys

See schedule for online events.

Rakestraw Books – Danville CA – details 

There are non-cookbook related author events.

Now Serving – Los Angeles CA – details

May 31 – My America: Recipes from a Young Black Chef – Kwame Onwuachi
Jun 1 – A Year at Catbird Cottage: Recipes for a Nourished Life – Melina Hammer
Jun 18 – The Cook You Want to Be: Everyday Recipes to Impress – Andy Baraghani

Books Inc. Palo Alto CAdetails

May 31 – The Cook You Want to Be with Andy Baraghani

Book Larder – Seattle WA – details

May 24 – Ammu: Indian Home Cooking to Nourish Your Soul – Asma Khan
Jun 2 – Snackable Bakes – Jessie Sheehan with Zoë François
Jun 7 – Your Daily Veg: Modern, Fuss-Free Vegetarian Food – Joe Woodhouse
Jun 8 – Fabulous Modern Cookies: Lessons in Better Baking for Next-Generation Treats
Jun 14 – Joy the Baker – Magazine

Powell’s – Portland OR – details 

Check details for events unrelated to cookbook authors. You may watch past events on Powell’s YouTube channel.

Williams-Sonoma stores – details

Brian Hart Hoffman – Baking classes

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

The Cookbook Co. Cooks – Alberta – details

Virtual cooking classes here

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

Jun 25 – BBQ Master Class I (meat and poultry)
Jul 16 – BBQ Master Class II (seafood and vegetables)

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


There are other classes and events available.

Waterstones – details 

May 31 – The Year of Miracles – Ella Risbridger – Gower Street

There are many author events not involving cookbooks.

Blackwell’s – United Kingdom – details

There are many author events not involving cookbooks.

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

May 24 – Feel Good: Quick & Easy Recipes for Body and Soul – Melissa Hemsley – Bath
Jun 8 – The Year of Miracles – Ella Risbridger – Bath
Jun 14 – Meat-Free Mexican – Thomasina Miers – Bath
Jun 14 – The Year of Miracles – Ella Risbridge – Edinburgh
Jul 5 – Mezcla – Ixta Belfrage – Bath
Jul 7 – Red Sauce Brown Sauce – Felicity Cloake – Ely
Jul 12 – The Spanish Home Kitchen – Dinner with José Pizarro – Ely
Jul 13 – Meliz’s Kitchen – Meliz Berg – Bath
Aug 4 – Persiana Everyday – Sabrina Ghayour – Bath
Sep 21 – An Evening with Thomas Kerridge – Bath

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

The Portobello BookshopEdinburghdetails

Jun 15 – The Year of Miracles – Ella Risbridger

Check details for any online events

The British Library – London – details

Food Season through May 27th.

May 24 – The Meanings of Food: Why Words Matter
May 25 – From the Source: Exploring the World of Sustainable Coffee and Chocolate with Origin
May 25 – Sake, Umeshu and Yuzushu
May 27 – The Philosophy of Curry
May 27 – Angela Hartnett in conversation with Itamar Srulovich

Fane – UK – details

Feb 10 – Sep 8, 2022 Jay Raynerdetails

Books for Cooks – Melbourne, Australia – details

No current events

Scrumptious ReadsBrisbane, Australiadetails

Jun 4 – Monthly Dumpling Tasting with The Saucy Wench & Tea Tasting with The Tea Steepery
Jun 5 – Dine with The Saucy Wench – Moonlight Hot Pot Dinner
Jun 19 – Saucy Wench Workshop – Asian Desserts
Jul 3 – Dine with The Saucy Wench – Laksa Lovers Lunch
Jul 17 – Saucy Wench Workshop – Dumpling Making
Aug 7 – Dine with Saucy Wench – Chinese Comfort Food


Events scheduled for authors who haven’t written cookbooks.


Yotam Ottolenghidetails

Life in Flavour Tour

Australia tour postponed until Dec 2022 – Jan 2023 – details to come

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

Other classes with chefs who have not written cookbooks.

The Food Show details

May 27-29, 2022 – Wellington
Jul 28-31, 2022 – Auckland

Kogebogeriet – Denmarkdetails

No current events

Penguin Random House UK – The Happy Foodie 

No current contests