“Why your chefs should attend ACF Events”

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Cook. Craft. Create. ACF National Convention & Show

Cook. Craft. Create. ACF National Convention & Show Will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana, July 15–19, 2018. More

Take a look at highlights from 2017 Cook. Craft. Create. Convention & Show.

ACF Regional ChefConnect

Join your fellow culinarians in 2018 at ChefConnect: Charlotte, and ChefConnect: Newport Beach. More

Take a look at Highlights from 2017 ChefConnect.

Sponsor and Exhibitor Information

Get information on how to become a sponsor or exhibitor and learn about marketing opportunities. More

Career Fair Booth

Partner with ACF to promote your company and hiring needs directly to our talented members. Reserve your space now for our 2018 Career Fair series and enjoy additional exposure to our nearly 18,000 ACF members! More

Become a Presenter

ACF strives to provide innovative demonstrations and seminars on the latest culinary topics presented by skilled, experienced chefs. Interested in sharing your knowledge? More


Competitions Calendar

Find out when ACF approved culinary competitions are happening in your area. More

Event Archives

Our event archives give you the highlights of past ACF regional and national events. More


Questions about our national and regional events? Find answers to all your commonly asked questions. More

Showcase Your Talent

Participating in one of our heated culinary competitions could earn you top recognition and will open the door to new career opportunities. Learn more about upcoming competitions or how to register your competition with ACF. More

Be Recognized

You work hard to keep high standards and we want to honor your dedication to the culinary industry. ACF Awards are the highest honors that ACF can bestow upon an individual. More

Event Registration

Registration for ACF events has never been easier. Register online today.