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Green City Market Chef Izard Demo

10:30-11:30AM . Wednesday, July 31, 2013 . Green City Market, South End of Lincoln Park . Click here for more information.

Green City Market Chef BBQ Benefit

5:30-8:00PM . Thursday, July 18, 2013 . South End of Lincoln Park, Chicago, IL

One of the best summer events in Chicago, this grand picnic is held every July in picturesque Lincoln Park, with the fabulous Chicago skyline as a backdrop. This beautiful venue is ideal to showcase some of Chicago's finest chefs, the who's who of Chicago's culinary scene. All dishes served at the BBQ feature items offered from the bounty of the market with nearly 100 chefs/restaurants creating culinary magic. In addition to food, locally made beer, wine, hand-crafted cocktails and non-alcoholic beverages will be available. Click here for more information.

Share our Strength Event- No Kid Hungry Dinner

6pm, July 15th . Sidney Street Cafe, St. Louis

Join Chef Kevin Nashan and special guest chefs (including Chef Izard) as they feature a special menu for a special night to end childhood hunger. Click here for more information.

Career Builder- SHRM 2013 Annual Conference and Exposition

June 16-19th . McCormick Place

Cooking demo . Sunday, June 16, 2013 from 5 to 6 p.m.; CareerBuilder Booth #2250

Kick off SHRM 2013 in style with a special cooking demo from award-winning chef and cookbook author Stephanie Izard and sample food from her world-famous restaurant, Girl & The Goat. Enjoy complimentary beverages while you’re there. Want to get a photo with Stephanie and win an autographed copy of her cookbook and stay informed about other great prizes? Sign up here for the chance to win a free copy of Izard’s acclaimed cookbook Girl in the Kitchen. (Winners will be notified in advance, but must be present at booth 2250 during the cooking demo on Sunday, June 16. Click here for more information.

Aspen Food & Wine Festival

June 14-16th . Click here for more information.

Napa Valley Auction

Saturday, June 1st . The much-anticipated, always-unforgettable Live Auction Celebration at Meadowood Napa Valley, with food from nine different Top Chef winners, including Chef Izard. Click here for more information.

National Restaurant Association Show Panel 

May 19th . Stephanie will be speaking on a panel at the National Restaurant Association Show. Click here for more information.

James Beard Awards

May 6th . Stephanie is a finalist for the 2013 Best Chef: Great Lakes category. Stay tune for more information and make sure to watch the ceremony streaming live on the James Beard Foundation website. 

Skuna Bay Derby

May 2nd, 2013 . Stephanie will be a Chef Mentor for one of the two finalists in the Skuna Bay Derby competition. Click here for more information.

Cochon 555

April 26th . Stephanie will be cooking at the kick-off dinner April 26th at Seppia (tickets are sold out!)

April 28th . Steph joins the panel of judges to judge Cochon event! Click here for tickets.

Sunday Supper at Chelsea Market to benefit James Beard House

6pm, Sunday, March 24th. Click here for more information.

Common Threads World Festival

6-9pm, March 4th, Soldier Field. Click here for more information.

International Home & Housewares Show

March 2, 2013. Stephanie will be doing a demo. Click here for more information.


February 21-24, 2013. Miami Beach, Florida. Click here for more information.

NYE at Girl & the Goat... click here for information and tickets!

Join us for our NYE party!

Chicago Gourmet

Millenium Park, September 28-30th. Click here for full schedule. 

Slagel Family Farm Dinner

September 22nd- SOLD OUT. Click here for more information.

Hope Institute Celebrity Chef Charity Dinner

6pm, Saturday, September 8th; Southwind Park, Erin's Pavilion; Springfield, IL Click here for more information. 

Lillie's Q Inferno Imperial IPA Release Fundraiser Party

7-10pm 8.21.12, Lillie's Q. Click here to purchase tickets. 

Seedling Fruit Collaboration Dinner

6:30pm, Underground Goat, 809 W. Randolph. Click here for more information.

Taste of Chicago- Chef du Jour

12pm- 7.14.12, Grant Park. Click here for more information.

Green City Market BBQ

7.12.12, Lincoln Park. Tickets available soon, but mark your calendar!

Illinois Education Foundation Dinner

6.8.12, Venue One, 1044 W. Randolph, Chicago. Click here for more information.

Inspiration Kitchens

6.5.12, Inspiration Kitchens, Garfield Park. Click here for more information.

James Beard Awards

Avery Fischer Hall, NYC. Click here for more information.

NRA Demo

5.5.12, McCormick Place. Click here for more information.

Cochon 555

4.29.12, Four Seasons Hotel. Click here for more details. 

Museum of Contemporary Art Book Signing

1.10.12, Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art. Discussion and book signing at the Museum of Contemporary Art. Time TBA.

New Years Eve at Girl & the Goat!

12.31.11 - 1.01.12

7pm, seats just opened up at the goat for NYE! We have decided to add on a special wine paired dinner in our Underground Goat. Five course dinner with wines chosen by Lawrence, our new sommelier. all guests are then welcome to join in on the fun upstairs at our new years party. (tickets are sold per person to a communal dining experience.) Click here to purchase tickets.

Book signing at Jayson Home

12.14.11- Meet & Greet and signing 6-8pm.Click here for location.

CMT Artists of the Year Awards


Stephanie will is honored to serve as Executive Chef for the CMT Artists of the Year Awards gala! Tune in December 13th at 9/8c for the full ceremony. Click here to read more.

Goat Tour- San Francisco


Dinner at Scala’s Bistro with Chef Jen Biesty.

Goat Tour- NYC


Dinner at A Voce with Chef Missy Robbins

Goat Tour- Washington D.C.


Dinner at We, the Pizza with Chef Spike Mendelsohn

Food & Wine Magazine Event

11.14.11, Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art

Food & Wine Magazine event, Girl in the Kitchen being sold!

Macy's Book Signing

11.11.11, Chicago, Macy's on Michigan Avenue

Book signing 12-1pm

Water Tower Place Book Signing

11.10.11, Chicago, Foodease Market

Book signing at the Water Tower Place Foodease Market from 12-2pm

Goat Tour- Boston, MA


Dinner at Mike's City Diner with Chef Jamie Bissonnette

Goat Tour- Seattle, WA


Dinner at Canlis with Chef Jason Franey

Goat Tour- Walla Walla, WA


Dinner at Saviah Cellars with Winemaker Richard Funk

Goat Tour- Fort Worth, TX


Central Market Anniversary Celebration and Book Signing

Goat Tour- Portland, OR


Dinner with Guest Chef Andy Ricker of PING

Goat Tour- Las Vegas, NV


Food & Wine Magazine All Star Weekend

Goat Tour- Nashville, TN


Turnip Truck Urban Fare Book Signing

Goat Tour- Scottsdale, AZ


Demo and book signing at Arizona Taco Festival and dinner with Guest Chefs Beau MacMillan of Sanctuary Resort on Camelback Mountain & Randy Zweiban of Province.

Williams-Sonoma Book Signing

10.7.11, Chicago

A book signing at the Williams-Sonoma on Michigan Avenue. 2-4pm

Book Launch!


Stephanie will be celebrating the release of her cookbook, Girl in the Kitchen, on October 5th here in Chicagoland, location TBD.

Chicago Gourmet Book Signing

9.24.11, Chicago Gourmet

Stephanie will be signing cookbooks at Chicago Gourmet on September 24th. 

Hope Institute: Celebrity Chef dinner

9.17.11, Springfield, IL

Chef Izard will be participating in the Celebrity Chef dinner to benefit the Hope Institute. Click here for more information.

Common Threads Cook-off

9.15.11, 5:30-9:30pm

Stephanie will be participating in the first annual Common Threads Cook-off. With the theme being "Cook-off" chefs create and serve their favorite cooout themed dish either in a glass, on a bun, in a shell, or on a stick. Guest will then votefor their favorite in each category and the top chef will win an ultimate prize. Click here for more information.

Slagel Family Farm Dinner

9.11.11, Slagel Family Farm, 23601 E 600 North Road, Fairbury, IL 61739 

Stephanie will be cooking with Jared Van Camp of Old Town Social for this dinner at Slagel Family farm. Click here for more information.

Supper at Steph's: Locavore Chef Camp

9.9.11, Chef Izard's home

Stephanie will be opening up her home for a dinner to help raise money for chef's camp, all the while taking on Green City Market's Locavore challenge, making the dinner with only locally grown food. Follow Stephanie's twitter for more information on ticket sales: @StephAndTheGoat

Pandel vs. Izard Quick Fire Challenge

8.31.11, 6pm, Perennial Virant, 1800 N Lincoln Ave

Chris Pandel takes on Stephanie Izard in an epic quick fire challenge. Click here for more information.

Food Truck Pop Up

8.27.11, 7:30-9:30, 700 N Ashland Ave

Stephanie is teaming up with Girl in the Kitchen co-author Heather Shouse for this year's food truck social. Click here for more information.

Better Homes and Gardens: Chill and Grill (Chicago's Lincoln Park)

5.22.11 11am-6pm, 5.23.11 12pm-5pm

This exciting culinary event puts grilling center stage with local restaurant and BHG recipe tastings, grilling demonstrations, ticketed hands-on grilling classes, a live Grilling Showdown, a “Chill Zone” lounge area, live music, cookbook signings, kids activities and more.
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Star Chef's Rising Stars Gala

5.23.11, 7-10pm

Glimpse the future of Chicago dining at our tasting gala and awards ceremony. Enjoy high-concept food from up-and-coming culinary stars from the top restaurants in and around town. All dishes are paired with ultra-premium wines selected by the Rising Star Sommelier.
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Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, Colorado


For 28 years, the FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen has been the premier culinary and wine event of its kind. Each June, FOOD & WINE magazine hosts 5,000 highly targeted consumers, members of the restaurant industry and press in Aspen. The three-day weekend brings FOOD & WINE to life with cooking demonstrations and wine tastings. Seminars led by wine and food superstars such as Mario Batali, José Andrés, Jacques Pépin, Gail Simmons, and Joshua Wesson provide a world-class experience.