Gifts Today magazine

IHA Chicago reveals cooking theatre line-up

Line up at the Cooking Theatre at the 2016 International Home + Housewares Show includes Trisha Yearwood, Rick Bayless and Ming Tsai

Country singer Trisha Yearwood, Top Chef Masters champion Rick Bayless and James Beard Award winner Ming Tsai will be will be part of theline-up of celebrity chefs appearing in the Cooking Theater at the 2016 International Home + Housewares Show, March 5-8 at Chicago's McCormick Place.

Also appearing will be Rose Levy Beranbaum, cookbook author, blogger and James Beard Foundation Award winner; Sara Moulton, chef, television personality and former Good Morning America food editor; Bernard Guillas, La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club executive chef; and Billy Parisi, chef, television personality and blogger. 

The Cooking Theater, located in the Dine + Décor Expo in the South Building, is jointly sponsored by KitchenAid, Oneida® and WellnessMats.

The chef demonstrations will begin on Saturday, March 5 and continue through Tuesday, March 8. 

To view the most up-to-date participating chefs along with the scheduled dates and times, visit

The 2016 International Home + Housewares Show will feature more than 2,100 exhibitors and attract 62,000 total attendees. The Show opens at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 5 and closes at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 8. To register for a Show badge or for more information, please visit

Social Links