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For its 15th consecutive year, ChefDance returns to Park City, Utah to host its highly anticipated dinner series at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.   Disrupting the Sundance scene is no easy feat, but ChefDance co-founders Kenny and Mimi Griswold have made it a humble......

ChefDance dinner guests enjoyed a spirited celebration at the historic Toberman estate Saturday, April 29th, where they enjoyed custom-menu curated by Chef Phuong Tran of Croft Alley, Jeff The 420 Chef, and Robyn Griggs Lawrence. Industry leaders, investors and activists gathered to taste entrees and confections,......

US entrepreneurs Clinton Misamore and Mimi Kim have made a name in Hollywood hosting exclusive private dinners for wealthy investors. Now they’re launching TED-style talks served with haute cuisine, for 50 world influencers. Read the full article at Billionaires.com.  ...

ChefDance dinner guests enjoyed a spirited celebration at the historic Toberman estate Saturday, April 29th, where they enjoyed custom-menu curated by Chef Phuong Tran of Croft Alley, Jeff The 420 Chef, and Robyn Griggs Lawrence. Industry leaders, investors and activists gathered to taste entrees and confections,......

#ChefDance is proud to present Cat Cora, (Los Angeles) for it’s final night, benefiting Operation Smile! About Cat: Cat Cora has been captivating audiences since she made television history as the first female Iron Chef on Food Network’s “Iron Chef America” in 2005. Since then,......

Looking Back: Night 3 with Chef Brian Malarkey ChefDance guests who braved the Park City whiteout were rewarded with a taste of Chef Malarkey’s New American cuisine, including bountiful plates of Buffalo Ranch Octopus and a Slow Roasted Steak entree. Among last night’s guests: Keanu......

ChefDance day 4 promises to please with Louisville Kentucky’s Edward Lee! About Edward: Chef Edward Lee is the chef/owner of 610 Magnolia, The Wine Studio & MilkWood in Louisville, KY and the culinary director for Succotash in National Harbor, Maryland and forthcoming in DC in......

Ready for day 3! Tonight’s ChefDance dinner features “Top Chef” finalist Brian Malarkey   About Brian: In just five years, Chef Brian Malarkey has created eight wildly successful restaurants across the United States with more expansion plans on the way within the next year. Under......

“Iron Chef” Shawn McClain kicks off ChefDance Day 2! About Shawn: Chef Shawn McClain’s portfolio consists of both high end and casual restaurants each offering ingredient-driven cuisine served in chic, high-energy atmospheres. An aptness for letting ingredients shine through his use of technical skill and......

ChefDance is proud to announce 2017’s lineup of A-list chefs! This invite-only dinner series boasts 5 nights of fine cuisine, great company & boundless entertainment.  Seats will be made available for purchase in the form of donations benefiting Operation Smile on January 23rd. RSVP to Innovative......

“Back for the 14th year, ChefDance returns for five nights of multi-course meals in the lower level of Park City Live.  Chefs are to be announced. While ingesting anything mere than tray-pass in the festival is a luxury, the elite invite is anything but at......

  ChefDance returns to Park City to celebrate its 14th year of the “biggest culinary feast” during the Sundance Film Festival, from January 19th to January 23th, 2017. This invite-only, five night series of fine food and film promises an unforgettable dining experience for all......

Cinema Paradiso set the scene for a memorable #ChefDance celebration and screening of the We Are X Film documentary with X Japan‘s Yoshiki​, last month. Guests enjoyed a sparkling Armand de Brignac champagne reception followed by a rare piano performance from #Yoshiki and a gourmet dinner......

Here’s just a taste of the fun we had at ChefDance 2016 with Chef Tikaram of EP & LP, Yoshiki of We are X, Josh Groban, Paul Oakenfold, Gretchen Rossi, among many others.  We’ll be on the move again soon! Make sure to sign up......

It was all smiles for Chef LeBlanc’s menu on our final night of ChefDance benefiting Operation Smile. The evening was a great success; nearly $20K was raised in support of this excellent cause while Mark Ballas, BC Jean and Ryan Innes delivered explosive performances for our......

“It was a star studded affair amongst Rock N Roll legends, Oscar winners, Spinning sensations and TV personalities last night at the “ We Are X” party hosted by Japanese superstar Yoshiki and actor turned DJ Balthazar Getty at ChefDance 2016 presented by Velocity honoring......

“No winter blizzard was going to keep the team from Le Bec Fin in Philadelphia from cooking up a storm in the kitchen for Monday’s exclusive Chefdance dinner at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.”...

A special thanks to our friends at The Spire Collection who have provided an excellent assortment of wine from the Arcanum Estate and Galerie Wines each night. If you were unable to dine with us this year, you can still bring home the ChefDance experience.......

  Chef Luigi Fineo’s Godfather dinner was “a hit” with Day 3’s ChefDance attendees, including Annalynne McCord, Roma Downey, Mark Burnett, DJ Ruckus, Adam Havener, Louis Lombardi, and Jim & Sam.   About Velocity: Velocity is the first international digital hospitality solution that partners with......

Chef Jonathan LeBlanc curates our final dinner in support of Operation Smile.  ChefDance Menu: First Course: Togarashi Ahi Tuna, Jumbo lump crab, mango-avocado salsa, Cajun beer sauce, Tobiko Second Course: Sous Vide Pork Belly Yukon potato puree, Fuji apple butter, parsnip chips, saffron pork jus......

Ready for Day 4! Look for Philadelphia’s Chef Georges Perrier and a true taste of France at tonight’s ChefDance dinner.   ChefDance Dinner Menu: First Course: Le Bec-Fin Galette de Crabe Whole Grain Mustard Emulsion, Haricot Vert Main: Coq au Vin, Red Wine Braised Chicken,......

Chef Tikaram slayed Day 2 of ChefDance with an Asian inspired meal that  paired perfectly with  Arcanum and Galerie wines. Among those dining were Juliet Lewis, TV’s Brody Jenner, and Beverly Hill’s Housewife star Gretchen Rossi.  After the dinner, however, came the #WeAreX  after party with X......

Our guests will experience “The Godfather” dinner tonight. Michelin-Starred Chef Luigi Fineo promises a taste of Italy for Day 3 of #ChefDance!   ChefDance Menu: First Course: Roasted cheddar cauliflower soup, Alaskan king crab, chive, vincotto Second Course: Acquerello risotto, porcini mushrooms, black winter truffle......

We’re still talking about that Ahi Tuna Titake! Chef Nyesha Arrington certainly conquered the hearts and palates of dinner guests on ChefDance opening night. Here’s taking a look back at an amazing meal with great company, including Jamie Choi, Bravo TV’s cast of Vanderpump rules......

Chef Louis Tikaram of EP & LP will be serving up tonight’s multi-course menu for ChefDance attendees!   ChefDance Menu: First Course: Steamed striped bass, soy broth, oyster and shimeji mushrooms, ginger & sesame Second Course: Coconut poached chicken salad, lemon grass, Fresno chili, Vietnamese......

Ready, set, Chef! Nyesha Arrington of Leona (Venice, CA) prepares to take on hungry festival goers at tonight’s inaugural ChefDance dinner. ChefDance Menu: First Course: Roasted Chestnut soup, Pomegranate, Brown butter croutons, watercress Second Course: Ahi tuna titake, pine smoked potato, yuzu koshu vinaigrette Third......

Last night’s kickoff party for the support of Operation Smile was filled with great company and delicious canapes as prepared by Tuscano’s Chef Jonathan LeBlanc. Film star Harry Hamlin and TV’s Chris Meloni and Ricky Camillieri were among those guests who enjoyed select wines from......

Only 4 more days until ChefDance officially begins! We have an amazing lineup of celebrity chefs ready to take on our hungry festival guests. While the event is invite-only, there is still time to WIN seats for you and a guest to an upcoming dinner.......

ChefDance 2016 is nearly here! Be sure to subscribe to our newsletter and follow us on social to learn about our star chefs and an opportunity to win tickets for you and a guest to the next dinner....

Enjoying the scene. Victory Ranch was filled with thrill, gorgeous views and spectacular dining, and all in the presence of great company. From the unwinding AM Yoga retreats to biking through Utah’s scenic mountain terrains, we were up for the challenge! Quite a few of......

The Last Minute SideKick: An Unlikely Hero   The meaty classics like hot dogs, steaks, and hamburgers will be covered today, but any July 4th BBQ will incomplete without a delicious sidekick. Here are a few quick and creative side dish ideas that may wind......

Victory Ranch was filled with thrill, gorgeous views and spectacular dining, and all in the presence of great company. From the unwinding AM Yoga retreats to biking through Utah’s scenic mountain terrains, we were up for the challenge! Quite a few of these memories in......

  The champagne poured as we entertained a small group of industry leaders and media moguls in old Hollywood fashion to celebrate BritWeek last Sunday, April 26th. With spring inspired table décor to suit a family style gathering underneath a sky of string lights, the......

ChefDance is back and ready to host the Sunday British Roast at BritWeek in Los Angeles, California on April 26th! Industry leaders and media personalities unite to celebrate the creative successes alongside future collaborations between Britain and the U.S. Guests will enjoy a smashing multi-course......

You can imagine our thoughts when Grammy nominated DJ and legendary producer Paul Oakenfold invited us to dinner, “Wow. OK. Who’s cooking? The DJ?”  On this beautiful night in L.A., Paul had placed his chef heart aside and left it to the professionals at Tuscan......

Indulge like a celebrity ChefDance guest on getaway with this lavish beautification set. One lucky winner will be pampered by an entire skincare collection from Sampar, nail polish shades to suit any mood from Enamel Diction and Nupar, and 5(five) must-have Merimekko Tote bags. This......

Between ChefDances, we think the East Coast is certainly the place to be for foodies this month.  If you happen to be in the NYC or NJ area, check out these upcoming events:   A Veggie Lover’s Paradise NYC Vegetarian Food Festival When: March 14-15......

  THANK YOU to all who participated in the 2015 Dinner Giveaway Sweepstakes! Each of you played a big part in spreading the good (delicious) word online by tagging and sharing posts, pics and comments about ChefDance during the Sundance Film Festival.  We enjoyed seeing all......

Perhaps it was Chef Paolo Dorigato’s after dinner treat that put ChefDance guests in a sweet mood… Charity night for the Himalayan Cataract Project (www.CureBlindness.org) was a huge success, raising just over $25K (and counting)! Auction winners walked away with some great prize packs, including a Victory......

For those of you not with us this year, there is still an opportunity to dine like a true ChefDance dinner guest at home! All of the exquisite meats, poultry and seafood seen here are provided by the Premier Meat Company, the first company to......

Today begins ChefDance 2015!   A special “ALL ACCESS” option will appear in the app and you could be the lucky winner of 2 ChefDance dinner tickets! The first rider to successfully request the “ALL ACCESS” car will be whisked away to the experience with......

                            Our partners Victory Ranch, Freixenet and Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop have teamed with us to present an amazing music line-up from KoffeeHouse to benefit CureBlindness.org – a magnificent cause that restores sight......

Victory Ranch: One Late October Day from Victory Ranch on Vimeo. The Countdown is on!  ChefDance, presented by Victory Ranch, prepares to round up the country’s finest chefs with the festival’s hottest actors in a 5 night series of fine food, film and entertainment. Stay......

ChefDance returns to the Sundance Film Festival for its 12th year in Park City, Utah! We have an amazing line-up of celebrity chefs who will be preparing a spectacular gourmet dining experience for our lucky guests and we can’t wait to share the fun with......

Hosting a New Year’s Eve party doesn’t have to be stressful!  Visit iTunes or the Play Store, invite the crowd, and let your smartphone do the work. You will find apps for party planning, cocktail mixing and making finger foods to feeding your party of 40 to......

  Celebrate the holidays in many ways by hosting fun parties that bring together friends and family. Invite guests for an evening of tree trimming, gift exchanging and showing off a favorite holiday sweater. You can plan menus that include winter favorites and sweet treats.......

  Invite friends to celebrate life. You don’t have to limit your entertaining to holidays, birthdays, anniversaries or the changing seasons. Invite friends to celebrate Tuesdays or the Month of April. Choose a theme for your party, decide how many people to invite and design......

  A moving van next door means new neighbors and a reason to invite everyone to party. Celebrate the new family in your neighborhood with a block party, an evening entertaining and eating inside or make a welcome package to hand deliver at their front door.......

Set the Scene You don’t have to overeat on the most horrifying night of the year. Let someone else hand out candy to the little monsters while you prepare these frighteningly yummy Halloween-healthy recipes  and dance with the ghouls next door. Healthy appetizers to scream about......

Set the Scene Planning a movie marathon is a great way to bring friends and family together for a cozy night in. There’s no better time to kick-back with your favorite friends and flicks than the fall season. Choose the movies to watch have guests dress as......

  Celebrating cooler weather must include friends and family. Plan the last garden party of the season or celebrate the fall with a picnic in the park where the changing colors surround you. Make the food as colorful as the leaves with these five dishes......

  Spring brings warm sunshine and blooming flowers. Summer sends hot crowds to beaches and backyard pools for a cool swim. Fall signals winter and, for some, the best season of all: Football. Food and drink for entertaining football crowds do not need to be complicated......

  Autumn offers a hint of the cold weather to come on the early morning breeze. With summer slipping away, the time to plan for Halloween ticks closer. Entertaining on the scariest night of the year needs some out-of-the-coffin ideas and we have a few suggestions to scare......

  Eating gluten-free is a popular way of dining these days. It is perceived to be a healthier way of eating, and even people without gluten sensitivities are jumping on the bandwagon. Many of your friends and family are probably already eating gluten-free. If you are......

Who says the burger has to be the star of every BBQ? Labor Day weekend is fast approaching and while there will be a heavy focus on meaty classics like hot dogs, steaks, and hamburgers; the meal is simply incomplete without a delicious side kick.......

Gathering friends around a table with delicious food and scrumptious wine is easy with a few tips. “Anyone who’s a chef, who loves food, ultimately knows that all that matters is: ‘Is it good? Does it give pleasure?'” Anthony Bourdain 1. Figure out what your......

They always tell you to dress for the job you want, not the job you have; so why can’t the same principle apply to your next house party? Anyone who has hosted a gathering knows what it takes to throw a beautiful and memorable event,......

August is here and the summer’s winding down, but dont let this spoil your appetite for fun! There is still plenty of time finish this summers bucket list of activities with friends and family. Our top 4 picks are sure to make this summer one......

Preparation is the key to great dinner presentation. It can also impact how much time you’re able to devote to your guests. So, lets talk about presentation and how important this is as your primary duty as host; being available to talk and connect with your......

As the summer winds down we thought a great way to send off the season would be to hit the road with a couple of friends and have an end of summer road trip.A road trip can be as short as a weekend getaway or a......

The dog days of summer are upon us and we thought a great way to celebrate this year would be to throw an all white party. Lighter colors look cool and refreshing in the summer sun, not to mention a great all-white outfit looks stylish!......