HAMILTON » Young fans of the Food Network TV series “Chopped” can test their budding culinary skills on Saturday, Feb. 17 at the Colgate Bookstore. Participants will race against the clock to master the secret ingredients and win prizes. The event begins at 10:30 a.m. in the third floor events room, but contestants are asked to arrive at 10:15 a.m.
Six teams of three contestants will present their masterpieces to a panel of judges who will critique them according to creativity and presentation. Three of these teams will advance to the final challenge.
This competition is open to children ages of 5-12. Contestant slots are limited; pre-register by emailing email@example.com or texting (315) 228-7480 with the contestant’s name, age and contact information. Those who pre-register will receive a special mystery gift. Depending on pre-registration, some spots may be available at the door on a first come, first served basis.