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Press, Trade & Sales Events

ICE is a nationally recognized culinary destination for aspiring chefs, current food & hospitality professionals and industry experts.

As a leader in the industry, ICE knows a good pitch, keeps up with culinary trends and closes that deal at the optimum moment. Our facility is perfect for showcasing your product (whether culinary or not!), with its wide-open spaces, gleaming countertops and top-notch service. Let us help your clients see you in the best light.


Within the food industry, past events at ICE include:

  • Dessert Professional’s Annual “Top Ten Pastry Chefs in America” Awards 
  • Sam Adams “Brewing the American Dream” Speed Coaching Event
  • International Chocolate Awards Judging Sessions
  • Delta Airlines’ Cabin Pressure Cook-Off Contest
  • Zico Coconut Water Media Presentation featuring Jessica AlbaPressTradeSalesSpecialEvents.jpg
  • PreGel America Product Demonstrations featuring ICE Creative Director and acclaimed pastry chef Michael Laiskonis
  • International Food Council press and trade events featuring products from Canada, South Korea, Israel and more
  • BlueStar Ranges Celebrity Chef Media Events (featuring Michael Symon, Suvir Saran and Jose Garces, among others)
  • TABASCO® National “Cook & Ladder” Firefighter’s Recipe Competition
  • Fundraisers for City Harvest, Action Against Hunger, STREETS International, Citymeals-on-Wheels and more
  • StarChefs Panel Discussion with New York City “Rising Stars”
  • Allagash Brewing “Cooking With Allagash” Scholarship Competition
  • Careers Through Culinary Arts (C-CAP) Annual Scholarship Competition
  • World Science Festival Panel — “The Science of Food—From Geek to Chic”
  • Nacional Cacao Press Conference Announcing Discovery of “Extinct” Beans
  • Cookbook Launch Parties and Press Previews for texts including Modernist Cuisine by Nathan Myhrvold and Maxime Bilet, Frontera by Rick Bayless, Payard Desserts by Francois Payard and more

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Learn more about hosting your product launch, culinary demonstration, panel discussion or press event at ICE

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