The Great Chefs Event Philadelphia

Saturday, June 6, 2020
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Urban Outfitters HQ
5000 S. Broad Street
​Philadelphia, PA 19112

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Saturday, June 6, 2020
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Urban Outfitters HQ
5000 S. Broad Street
​Philadelphia, PA 19112

Buy Tickets

Become a Sponsor

The Great Chefs Event Philadelphia is the original ALSF culinary event hosted by Chef Marc Vetri and his business partner Jeff Benjamin. More than 40 superstar chefs from across the country will come together under one roof and serve their signature tasting dishes at this family-friendly event. And the cherry on top: this year marks the 15th Annual Great Chefs Event Philadelphia! 

Guests will have the chance to taste delectable food, bid on fabulous auction items and celebrate 15 years of this amazing event, alongside their favorite chefs. Join the movement to end pediatric cancer by supporting The Great Chefs Event Philadelphia. You do not want to miss this milestone event filled with fun, food and the fight for a cure!

Ticket Information

General Admission - $195 ($95 Tax-Deductible)

  • Children 12 and under receive complimentary admission with an accompanying adult.

VIP Ticket - $500 ($350 Tax-Deductible)

  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event an hour before it opens to the public.
  • Access to the VIP area.
  • Invitation to the after party.
  • Limited quantity available.

All Access Ticket - $1,200 ($1,000 Tax-Deductible)

  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event an hour before it opens to the public.
  • Access to the VIP area.
  • Invitation to the after party.
  • Invitation to the exclusive Welcome Dinner on June 5, 2020. Mingle with participating chefs in an intimate environment.
  • Limited quantity available.

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Crowd Shot

Meet the Chefs

2020 Chef List*

  • Wes Avila (L.A.) – Guerilla Taco
  • Timon Balloo (Miami) – Balloo
  • Franklin Becker (NYC) – FB Hospitality
  • Jonathan Benno (NYC) – Leonelli Taberna
  • Chris Bianco (Phoenix) – Tratto, Pizzeria Bianco 
  • Matt Buehler (Philadelphia) – Vetri Cucina
  • Richard Capizzi (NYC) – Lincoln
  • Tom Colicchio (NYC) – Crafted Hospitality
  • Chris Cosentino (Napa Valley, San Francisco, Portland) – Acacia House, Cockscomb, Jackrabbit
  • Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo (L.A.) – Jon & Vinny’s, Animal
  • Nick Elmi (Philadelphia) – Laurel, In The Valley, Royal Boucherie
  • Kevin Fink (Austin) – Emmer & Rye
  • Michele Forgione (Montreal, QC) – Impasto, Gema Pizzeria, Chez Tousignant
  • Neal Fraser (L.A.) – Redbird
  • Katsuya Fukushima (Washington D.C.) – Daikaya
  • Suzanne Goin (L.A.) – The Lucques Group
  • Michael Schwartz and Bradley Herron (Miami) – Tigertail + Mary
  • Alex Guarnaschelli and Michael Jenkins (NYC) – Butter Restaurant
  • Adam Perry Lang (L.A.) – APL Restaurant
  • Jeremiah Langhorne (Washington D.C.) – The Dabney
  • Kelly Juen and Eduardo Valle Lobo (Boulder) – Frasca Food and Wine
  • Tony Maws (Cambridge, MA) – Craigie on Main
  • Drew Nieporent (NYC) – TriBeCa Grill
  • Nancy Oakes (San Francisco) – Boulevard Restaurant
  • Ken Oringer (NYC, Boston, Bangkok, Dubai) – UNI, Toro, Coppa, Little Donkey
  • Doug Quint and Bryan Petroff (NYC, Philadelphia) – Big Gay Ice Cream
  • Jennifer Carroll and Billy Riddle (Philadelphia, Washington D.C.) – Spice Finch, Carroll Couture Cuisine 
  • Mark Rosati – Nationwide – Shake Shack
  • Roy Shvartzapel (Houston) – From Roy
  • Nancy Silverton (L.A.) – Mozza Restaurant Group
  • Brad Spence (Philadelphia) – Vetri Family
  • Daniel Stern (Philadelphia) – R2L
  • Michael Symon (Cleveland, Las Vegas) – Lola Bistro, Angeline, Mabel’s BBQ
  • Greg Vernick (Philadelphia) – Vernick Restaurants
  • Rocco Whalen (Cleveland, Charlotte) – Fahrenheit 
  • Federal Donuts (Philadelphia)

*list subject to change

You can also check out our full list of celebrity chef supporters.

Chefs Group Picture

2020 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors

Northwestern Mutual

Urban Outfitters

Volvo

Diamond Sponsors

ALDI

Food at the event

Become a Sponsor

Sponsorship opportunities are available for businesses and organizations. For more information about sponsorship and benefactor packages, please contact Jennifer O’Malley at 610-649-3034 or [email protected].

Presenting Sponsor - $50,000 ($44,000 tax deductible)

  • 50 Tickets to The Great Chefs Event Philadelphia
  • Access to VIP section
  • 8 Tickets to exclusive Welcome Dinner on June 5, 2020. Mingle with participating chefs in an intimate environment.
  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event a 1/2 hour before it opens to the public
  • Recognized by the emcee throughout the event as a Presenting Sponsor
  • Opportunity to include branded item in chef gift bags.
  • Opportunity to have brand activation at event
  • Included in Great Chefs Event Philadelphia press release as Presenting Sponsor
  • Company logo listed on event signage
  • Company logo included on ALSF website with link to company website
  • Logo included on The Great Chefs Event Philadelphia step and repeat
  • 10 Tickets to the after-party

Diamond Sponsor - $25,000 ($20,500 tax deductible)

  • 30 Tickets to The Great Chefs Event Philadelphia
  • Access to VIP section
  • 4 Tickets to exclusive Welcome Dinner on June 5, 2020. Mingle with participating chefs in an intimate environment.
  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event a 1/2 hour before it opens to the public.
  • Recognized by the emcee throughout the event as Diamond Sponsor
  • Opportunity to include branded item in chef gift bags.
  • Included in The Great Chefs Event Philadelphia press release as Diamond Sponsor
  • Company logo listed on ALSF website
  • Company name listed on event signage
  • 6 Tickets to the after-party

Platinum Sponsor - $10,000 ($7,000 tax deductible)

  • 20 Tickets to The Great Chefs Event Philadelphia
  • Access to VIP section
  • 2 Tickets to exclusive Welcome Dinner on June 5, 2020. Mingle with the chefs participating in the event in an intimate environment while eating a delicious meal.
  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event a 1/2 hour before it opens to the public.
  • Recognized by the emcee throughout the event as Platinum Sponsor
  • Opportunity to include branded item in chef gift bags.
  • Company logo listed on ALSF website
  • Company name listed on event signage
  • 4 Tickets to the after-party

Gold Sponsor - $5,000 ($3,000 tax deductible)

  • 10 Tickets to The Great Chefs Event Philadelphia
  • Access to VIP section
  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event a 1/2 hour before it opens to the public.
  • Company name listed on event signage and ALSF website
  • 2 Tickets to the after-party

Bronze Sponsor - $1,000 ($800 tax deductible)

  • 2 Tickets to The Great Chefs Event Philadelphia
  • Access to VIP section
  • Special VIP check-in and access to the event a 1/2 hour before it opens to the public.
  • Company name listed on event signage and ALSF website
  • 2 Tickets to the after-party

Beverage Station

Auction

Donate your tickets, tangibles, time or talent to bettering the lives of children. You will be recognized for your donation both online and at the event. In addition to demonstrating your support, remember that an auction donation can result in a new client or customer and that all donations are tax deductible. Fill out an auction donation form to donate to this year's auction.

If you have questions about the auction, contact Allison Goldstein at [email protected] or 866-333-1213.

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