Saturday, June 15 – The Relish Expo and Cooking Show, hosted by the Akron Beacon Journal and, brings Relish—the nation’s largest food magazine—to life! This exciting, interactive cooking show takes readers into the Relish kitchen for cooking techniques that will help get dinner on the table with ease. Chef Brian Morris will teach you how to cook with confidence, while bringing a sense of humor to the table!

Schedule of Events:

Expo: Doors open at 3:30 p.m. for VIP ticket holders and 4:00 p.m. for all attendees.

Shop, socialize and have a bite to eat prior to the cooking show

Backstage party: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. For VIP tickets holders only. VIP guests will get to meet the Relish team while enjoying great gourmet bites, wine and beer

Cooking Show: 6:00 p.m. The show is 2 ˝ hours with a brief 20 minutes intermission. Prize giveaways will take place at the end of the show.

Ticket information:

$15.00 Standard tickets – includes assigned seats

$20.00 Preferred tickets - includes preferred assigned seats

$50.00 VIP tickets - includes seating in the first four rows and invitation to backstage party.


VIP guests will receive SEASONS & CELEBRATIONS - A Market-Fresh Cookbook for All Occasions, hard cover cookbook ($24.95 retail value) at the VIP backstage party.

All attendees will receive a goodie bag with sponsor samples and coupons!

Location: EJ Thomas Hall at the University of Akron

Tickets available at TICKETMASTER.COM and the EJ Thomas box office 330-972-7570.