Find your cullinary voice

Open House at ICE

Culinary Careers Start Here

Attending an ICE Open House is the best way to experience life as a student and learn about the professional opportunities that await you after graduation.

Learn how ICE’s award-winning career training programs in Culinary Arts, Pastry & Baking Arts, Restaurant and Culinary Management and Hospitality Management—including our immersive externship program—can prepare you for the job market in just 6 to 13 months.

At our Open House, experience live cooking demonstrations with our chef instructors and tour the teaching kitchens, culinary labs and classrooms at our brand new facility at Brookfield Place in New York City. You’ll also have the chance to meet with our admissions and financial aid staff and to hear about the diverse hospitality and culinary career paths open to culinary school graduates.

Upcoming events:
Saturday, September 16, 10:00am

Institute of Culinary Education
225 Liberty Street
Brookfield Place - 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10281

These events will sell out and you must have a ticket to enter. Please click here or call (888) 997-CHEF to register.

Thinking about making a career change, but have reservations about how to start? Listen to one ICE alum share how attending an open house helped her make the leap.

Culinary Careers Night: A Panel with ICE Experts

Have a passion for food, but aren’t sure where a culinary career can take you? Learn about the many professional opportunities available to culinary school graduates at our exclusive Culinary Careers Night at ICE.

This panel, led by ICE President Rick Smilow, features insight from such industry experts as Maureen Drum Fagin (ICE's Director of Career Services), Stephen Zagor (Dean of Culinary Business and Management Studies) and successful ICE alumni. Guests will also receive a copy of Smilow's acclaimed book, Culinary Careers: How to Get Your Dream Job in Food.

Upcoming events:


Seating is limited and you must have a ticket to enter. Please click here or call (888) 997-CHEF to register.


If our schedule of events does not match your availability, click here to reach out to speak with our admissions team and schedule a private tour of the school.