Pages Navigation Menu

The Best Chicago Events Calendar

Fried Chicken and Champagne Fest 2017

Fried Chicken and Champagne Fest 2017

Fried Chicken and Champagne Fest 2017

The chicken has flown the coop right into the fryer for a philanthropic cause. Kendall College Trust’s third annual Fried Chicken & Champagne Fest 2017 will be held in Kendall College Skyline Room on Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 11:30 am-3:00 pm. All event proceeds benefit Kendall College Trust, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that raises scholarship funds for premier culinary, hospitality and business students with financial need at Kendall College.

Kendall College Trust Executive Director, Catherine De Orio will gather a roster of a dozen award-winning chefs who can make clucking awesome fried chicken to fry-up their take on this classic dish. They will compete for the honor of three different awards; The Golden Hen best fried chicken (as determined by a panel comprised of food media/experts); People’s choice; and Best table decor.

An impressive VIP lounge with an array of reserve/premium champagnes to sip will again be featured.


Basic Bird $TBD: Includes tastings of each chef’s fried chicken dish, accompaniments, desserts, sparkling water and champagne *.

Fancy Fowl $TBD— (VIP tickets are limited so act fast): Includes all of the above PLUS 30-minute early entry to event and access into the Pops for Champagne pop-up lounge featuring an impressive selection of 8 to 12 reserve/premium champagnes on offer. *

*Must be 21 years of age or older to attend this event. Proof of age will be required at the door.

No refunds will be issued.

A portion of the ticket sales and donations made toward the fund are tax deductible. Kendall College Trust will provide appropriate documentation.

Tickets on sale soon at

Kendall College Fried Chicago and Champagne Fest 2017

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *