Private Classes in New York's Hudson Valley
Private Classes in New York's Hudson Valley

Cook Up Some Magic at the CIA!

Are you looking for a unique alternative for your next family reunion, bachelor or bachelorette party, birthday, anniversary, or just a fun night out with friends? Celebrate in the kitchens of The Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, NY, where we offer experiences to suit a wide variety of interests and skill levels!

Whether you want a relaxing wine demonstration (and tasting!), a hands-on cooking class, or a day in the bakeshop to satisfy your sweet tooth, you’ll find fun to suit all interests and any skill level.

Staff Events, Company Meetings, or Team Celebrations

We love to celebrate, so let us throw you a legendary CIA party! No matter the size of your group, we’ll work together to plan a memorable event for your company’s next holiday celebration, staff appreciation luncheon, team building event or awards banquet.

Whether your team is filled with seasoned home cooks, culinary newbies, or restaurant foodies, we can create an experience to meet your needs—and appetites—that is comfortable for all skills levels! Get ready for a culinary adventure the whole office will be talking about for years.

A Sampling of Offerings:

CIA Intro ClassPrivate Classes Icon CIA Intro Class

An introduction to our kitchens and hands-on classes is perfect for food-lovers of any skill level. Choose your adventure and you’ll quickly learn simple but impressive recipes and techniques for your next get-together!

Hands-on CookingPrivate Classes Icon Hands-On

During our hands-on classes, you’ll learn to create cuisine from some of our favorite global locations. Fun awaits, no matter what your culinary interest or skill level!

The Chef’s TablePrivate Classes Icon Chef’s Table

Join us in the kitchen for an evening of food and fun at The Chef’s Table. At these multi-course demonstration-style dining events, you’ll gather round the table and watch our chefs work their magic—learning great tips and techniques along the way.

We can’t wait to host your next event, so let’s start planning! For more information: call 845-451-1669 or e-mail: