Culinary Extravaganza

8th Annual Culinary Extravaganza

Friday, October 4 6-9pm | Bouck Ballroom

Top area chefs, all in one place
Space is limited – reserve your spot now and join us for a night of quality food and drink in support of SUNY Cobleskill.

The Culinary Extravaganza showcases top regional chefs, working alongside our Culinary Arts students and faculty. The event is a fantastic opportunity to support initiatives benefitting our students and programs. This event kicks off our Fall Homecoming & Family Weekend.

Participating Chefs & Restaurants

Jim Arramt
Capital City Coffee Roasters

Ryan Brooks
Brooks BBQ

Chef Keith Buerker
SUNY Cobleskill

Chef David Campbell
SUNY Cobleskill

Josh Coletto
Nighthawks

Sean Gallagher
Cobleskill Auxiliary Services

Nancy Iannacone
Capital Region Boces

Michael Kaplan
Purdy's Farm and the Fish

Chef Steve Kerzner
SUNY Cobleskill

Tracey Kwiecien
Prime

Chef Michael Lapi
SUNY Cobleskill

Heidi Meka
West Meadow Farm

Vincent & Rebekah Messner Hopkins '06
Freestyle Confections

Jim Nadeau
Ice Sculpture

Yono & Donna Purnomo
Yonos

Skip Sgarlata
The River Stone Manor

Noah Sheetz
The Chefs Consortium

Tim Warnock
US Foods

Chef David Yanisko
SUNY Cobleskill

Kaytrin Ziemann
The Cuckoos Nest

David Zuckerman
Otesaga Hotel

2019 Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

 

Ice Sculpture Sponsor

 

Décor Sponsor

 

Student Competition Sponsor

Oakwells & Mike Reilly ’87

Patron

Capital Region Chamber
Cobleskill Stone Products
Anne Myers & Guy Garrett
Bonnie & Ted Martin
Serious Brewing
 

2019 Sponsorships

Platinum Presenting Sponsor

$10,000

  • (16) Sponsor tickets with reserved seating
  • Company logo on event marketing materials
  • Name, logo on ALL video displays at the event
  • A $5,000 Text-to-Give donation with your company name will automatically display during the night of the event
  • Recognition from the podium during the event
  • Signage throughout the event venue
  • Inclusion in all Homecoming & Family Weekend publicity.
  • Name, logo on the Partners in Giving web page.

Gold Sponsor

$7,500

  • (12) Sponsor tickets with reserved seating
  • Company logo on event marketing materials
  • Name, logo, and recognition on the student competition video that will play as part of the event
  • A $3,500 Text-to-Give donation with your company name will automatically display during the night of the event
  • Signage at the event and student competition area
  • Inclusion in all Homecoming & Family Weekend publicity
  • Name, logo, on the Partners in Giving web page
 

Silver Sponsor

$5,000

  • (8) Sponsor tickets with reserved seating
  • Company logo on event marketing materials
  • Signage at the event and recognition as the Text-to-Give sponsor during the evening’s program
  • A $2,500 Text-to-Give donation with your company name will automatically display during the night of the event
  • Inclusion in all Homecoming & Family Weekend publicity
  • Name, logo on the Partners in Giving web page

Bronze Sponsor

$2,500

  • (8) Sponsor tickets with reserved seating
  • Company name on event materials
  • Signage at a student-chef station
  • A $1,250 Text-to-Give donation featuring your company name that will automatically display during the program
  • Inclusion in our Homecoming & Family Weekend publicity.
  • Name, logo on the Partners in Giving web page.
Reserved seating is a sponsorship benefit at the Bronze Sponsor level and above.

Open seating is available to individual ticket holders.

Student Competition Sponsor

$1,500

  • (4) Sponsor tickets for you or your guests at our event
  • Company name on event materials
  • Signage at a chef station
  • A $750 Text-to-Give donation featuring your company name will automatically display during the program
  • Inclusion in our Homecoming & Family Weekend publicity
  • Name, logo on the Partners in Giving web page

Dessert Display Sponsor

$1,000

  • (2) Sponsor tickets for you or your guests at our event
  • Company name on event materials
  • Signage at the dessert station
  • A $500 Text-to-Give donation with your company name will automatically display during the program
  • Name, logo on the Partners in Giving web page
 

Chef Station Sponsor

$750

  • (2) Sponsor tickets for you or your guests at our event.
  • Company name on event materials.
  • Signage at a food station.
  • A $375 Text-to-Give donation with your company name will automatically display during the program.
  • Company name on the Partners in Giving web page.

Patron

$500

  • (2) Sponsor tickets for you or your guests
  • Company name on event materials
  • A $250 Text-to-Give donation with your company name will automatically display during the program
  • Company name on the Partners in Giving web page
 
All contributions of $250 or more include recognition in the College Foundation Donor Appreciation Report and membership in the President’s Second Century Circle.