Join Chef Emeril Lagasse live and in person and enjoy cuisine from many of the Gulf Coast’s top chefs and restaurants in the beautiful Seaside Lyceum.

Taste of the Race – VIP Reception with Chef Emeril Lagasse – $300
Friday, February 28th from 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Tickets are non-refundable.

  • VIP Reception with Chef Emeril Lagasse, Chef Jim Shirley and Chef Jim Richard
  • Exclusive photo opportunity with Chef Emeril Lagasse
  • Special gift from Chef Emeril Lagasse
  • Hors d’oeuvres, complimentary fine wine, craft spirits and craft beer
  • Live entertainment
  • Entrance into the main event

Taste of the Race – General Admission $99 
Friday, February 28th from 7:00 – 10:00 PM
Tickets are non-refundable.

  • Complimentary fine wine, craft spirits and craft beer
  • Live music

This is a rain or shine event in a heated tent. Space is limited. (Event details subject to change.)

Emeril’s Culinary Garden & Teaching Kitchen

Emeril’s Culinary Garden & Teaching Kitchen

The Seaside Neighborhood School is a proud school partner of Emeril’s Culinary Garden & Teaching Kitchen, a growing network of like-minded schools enriching the lives of kids through a fun, fresh perspective on food.

Founded in 2016, Emeril’s Culinary Garden & Teaching Kitchen is a national education program that integrates culinary gardens and teaching kitchens in schools to create interactive learning environments centered on food. The program has four key pillars: 

  1. Appreciation for the source of food 
  2. Understanding of nutrition and healthy eating 
  3. Development of life skills through food
  4. Development of culinary skills

Proceeds from your purchase and participation in our annual Taste of the Race event directly supports our culinary program and participation in this signature program by the Emeril Lagasse Foundation.

2020 Presenting Sponsors

Taste of the Race Title Sponsor: Emeril Lagasse