Date + TimeMonday, May 4
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM EST
Important InfoCasual Attire, Walk-Around Tasting, 21 Years of Age and Older
Prepare for your Cinco de Mayo fiesta with one of our favorite celebrity couples, David Burtka and Neil Patrick Harris, as they combine their culinary expertise and love for entertaining with a Cinco de Mayo themed class. David Burtka, actor, chef and Life is a Party (Grand Central Publishing, 2019) cookbook author and beloved Broadway and Series of Unfortunate Events star, Neil Patrick Harris, will invite you into their Harlem home kitchen as they cook one of their favorite Mexican meals of "nacho burritos," guacamole and margaritas!
This is truly a once in a lifetime experience, to cook alongside and engage with this talented pair in a virtual environment.
Proceeds will support the thousands of New York State restaurant workers who have been affected by the COVID 19 crisis. For more information about the NYCWFF Restaurant Employee Relief Fund, click here.
You will receive a confirmation email following your purchase. Within this email, you’ll find a Zoom link, recipe, ingredients and cooking utensils. Prior to class, we recommend getting organized by preparing your ingredients and gathering your cooking utensils. This will allow you to easily access all necessary ingredients and materials during the demonstration to best cook along with your chef.
Frequently Asked Questions
At your scheduled class time, you will enter a virtual classroom via the Zoom link provided. The guest chef will guide you step-by-step through a recipe, answering questions along the way with the help of our moderator. At the end of the session, there will be a 15 minute Q&A session with the guest chef.
Each NYCWFF at Home class is approximately 45 - 60 minutes. The guest chef will lead you through about 30 - 45 minutes of cooking. The last 15 minutes will be a Q&A session with the guest chef.
Please ask as many questions as you’d like via the chat function within Zoom. If you are selected to ask the chef a question after the dish is finished, the moderator will unmute you. We will do our best to get to every question.
You will receive a confirmation email from NYCWFFAtHome@nycwff.org following your purchase. Within this e-mail, you’ll find the Zoom link, recipe, ingredients and cooking utensils. Prior to class, we recommend getting organized by preparing your ingredients and gathering your cooking utensils. This will allow you to easily access all necessary ingredients and materials during the demonstration to best cook along with your chef. Thorough preparations will provide a more enjoyable experience!
We know you are cooking with what you have at home and therefore may need to make substitutions. If you have any questions on substitutions or modifications before the class, please don’t hesitate to reach out to NYCWFFAtHome@nycwff.org.
Yes, you are encouraged to sign up for as many as you would like! Sign up on our website here.
Yes, feel free to include your family and children in any one of our classes, especially the classes geared for families. Children should always be supervised by an adult while cooking.
You’ll need an internet connection and the ability to stream audio and video to participate. A link and details on how to join the Zoom session will be included in your confirmation email.
To access your class, you will be sent a Zoom Meeting link to the email address you provided when purchasing your ticket, along with a meeting ID and password. By clicking on the link, you will automatically be prompted to open Zoom and join the class. Everyone is encouraged to join the class a few minutes early to ensure that you have a good connection with Zoom. Please note that upon joining you will be directed to the waiting room until the cooking begins and chat opens.
You will not need to register for an account to join. Simply click to “Join the meeting” via in the link above. You will be prompted to download and install the Zoom app. Once downloaded, open the Zoom program you will need to give Zoom access to your computer/phone microphone and camera. When you are ready to join the class select “Join with Video” and “Join Audio” buttons in the bottom left corner of the Zoom application.
Proceeds will benefit the NYCWFF Restaurant Employee Relief Fund established to support the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation’s Restaurant Employee Relief Fund, supporting the hundreds of thousands of New York State restaurant workers who have been affected by the COVID-19 crisis.
All ticket sales are final. We do not offer refunds or exchanges.
Unfortunately, we are unable to create a waitlist for any of our events.
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Please allow up to 48 hours to receive your email confirmation. In some cases, the recipe, ingredients and instructions have not yet been finalized at the time your purchase. Please contact us at NYCWFFAtHome@nycwff.org if you have not received the recipe, instructions and the zoom link 48 hours before your scheduled class begins.