Events

Events

We host community events, cooking classes, farm to table dinners, and private events.

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March 26, 2017
Bread Making Basics Class
BREAD MAKING CLASS WITH GOLD ISLAND BAKERY The first class was so popular, we’re bringing Jess Ross back …
April 1, 2017
Spring Meet Your Farmer Dinner
Meet Your Farmer Dinner at The Flying Apron Inn & Cookery Saturday, April 1st from 6-9 pm   Tickets $40 + …
April 5, 2017
Easy Entertaining Demo Cooking Class
EASY ENTERTAINING Wednesday, April 5 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Class $45/per person +HST   Impress your guests wi …
April 8, 2017
Fresh Pasta Making Demo Cooking Class
FRESH PASTA MAKING Saturday, April 8 6:30-8:30 pm Demo Class $45/per person +HST Learn to make fresh pasta and …
April 19, 2017
Sushi Made Simple Specialty Class
SUSHI MADE SIMPLE Wednesday, April 19 6:30-8:30 pm Specialty Class $75/per person +HST This class will cover t …
April 22, 2017
Sustainable Salmon Class & Tour
SUSTAINABLE SALMON CLASS & TOUR Saturday, April 22 11:00 am – 4:00 pm* *Meet at The Flying Apron at 10:4 …
April 23, 2017
Sourdough Bread Making Class
Sourdough Bread Making Class with Gold Island Bakery April 23 from 1-4 pm Specialty Class $60/person+HST   Je …
May 5, 2017
Taste of India Hands-on Cooking Class
Taste of India Cooking Class Friday, May 5 6:30 – 9:30 pm Hands-on Class $75/per person +HST   This popular …
May 24, 2017
Lovin’ Lemon Demo Cooking Class
Lovin’ Lemon Demo Cooking Class Wednesday, May 24 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Class $45/per person +HST   Fre …
June 3, 2017
Eggtastic! Cooking Class
Eggtastic! Cooking Class Saturday, June 3 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Specialty Class $45/per person +HST   The simp …
June 9, 2017
Rhubarb 4-Ways Demo Cooking Class
RHUBARB 4-WAYS Friday, June 9 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Class $45/per person +HST   Celebrate one of the first fl …
June 16, 2017
Festival of Ginger Flavours Package
Festival of Ginger Flavours Demo Class & Overnight Package Friday, June 16 – Saturday June 17 Just $225/ …
June 24, 2017
Beer & BBQ with Meander River
BEER & BBQ WITH MEANDER RIVER Saturday, June 24 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Specialty Class & Pairings $90/pe …

Past Events


June 23, 2015
Cookery School Hands-On Class: Pasta Making
Learn to make classic pasta combinations with Chef Chris Velden. Pasta Making Tuesday, June 23 6:30 – …
July 4, 2015
Cookery School Demo Class: The Power of Spices and …
Chef Chris Velden leads you on a journey for your senses as you experience his favourite spices and herbs. The …
July 16, 2015
Acoustic Maritime Music Festival
The Flying Apron will be at the Kempt Shore Acoustic Maritime Music Festival with a sampling of our delicious …
July 23, 2015
Cookery School Hands-on Class: Indian Delights
Experience the flavours of India with Chef Chris Velden. Indian Delights Thursday, July 23 6:30 – 9:30 …
July 28, 2015
Cookery School Demo Class: Sweet Summer Desserts
Learn to turn simple ingredients into stunning desserts in this class with Chef Chris Velden. Sweet, Sweet Sum …
August 11, 2015
Cookery School Demo Class: Blueberry Fest
Chef Chris Velden will showcase NS blueberries in three dishes during this demonstration class. Blueberry Fest …
August 20, 2015
Cookery School Hands-on Class: Tomato 101
Beautiful and bountiful local tomatoes are featured in this hands-on class with Chef Chris Velden. Tomato 101 …
September 5, 2015
Christina Martin Live at The Flying Apron
We are thrilled to announce that Christina Martin is bringing her “It’ll be Alright Tour (Duo)” to the F …
October 8, 2015
Cookery School Hands-on Class: Creative Thanksgivi …
Spice up your Thanksgiving dinner with these fresh side dishes. Cook with Chef Chris Velden and enjoy a meal d …
October 24, 2015
Cookery School Demo Class: All About Apples
Learn innovative and delicious ways to prepare one of Nova Scotia’s signature ingredients. Saturday, October …
October 30, 2015
Cook & Stay Package: Best of the Season
Best of the Season  Cook & Stay Package Hands-On Cookery School Class & Overnight Stay at the Flying …
November 5, 2015
Cookery School Demo Class: All Squashed Up
ALL SQUASHED UP Thursday, November 5 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Class $35 + HST/person Looking for new ways to enjo …
November 13, 2015
Ryan Cook LIVE @ The Flying Apron
It’s time for another concert at the Flying Apron Inn & Cookery and we’re thrilled to announce …
November 14, 2015
MYFD: Feast of the Season
Our popular Meet Your Farmer Dinner series offers the opportunity to connect with local farmers and producers. …
November 14, 2015
Cookery School Demo Class: Mad About Mushrooms
MAD ABOUT MUSHROOMS Sat, November 14 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Demo Class $35 + HST/person Chef Chris Velden will s …
November 21, 2015
Cookery School Demo Class: Fallin’ for Fall
Fallin’ for Fall Learn to cook classic autumn ingredients in this demonstration class with Chef Chris Ve …
November 26, 2015
Cookery School Demo Class: Sausage 101
SAUSAGE 101 Thursday, Nov. 26 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Class $45 + HST/person Chef Chris Velden will demonstrate …
December 9, 2015
Entertaining Made Easy: Cookery School Hands-on Cl …
Entertaining Made Easy Wednesday, December 9 6:30 – 9:30 pm Hands-on Class $75 + HST per person Take th …
December 13, 2015
Holiday Brunch Buffet
Join us for the 2nd Annual Holiday Brunch Buffet at The Flying Apron Inn & Cookery Sunday, December 13th 1 …
December 13, 2015
Holiday Market @ The Flying Apron
Let The Flying Apron make your holiday shopping easy this year! We are pleased to announce the second annual H …
December 17, 2015
Perfect Party Appetizers: Cookery School Demo Clas …
Perfect Party Appetizers Thursday, December 17  6:30 – 8:30 pm Demonstration Class $35 + HST per person Wow …
December 31, 2015
New Year’s Eve Dinner
NEW YEAR’S EVE ~ 3 COURSE DINNER ~ Ring in the New Year in Style with The Flying Apron Inn & Cookery Thu …
January 1, 2016
New Year’s Day GOOD LUCK Brunch
Start the New Year off right at The Flying Apron Cookery’s 2nd Annual *GOOD LUCK* Brunch Buffet on New Year …
January 13, 2016
Chicken 101: Cookery School Demo Class
CHICKEN 101 Wednesday, Jan 13 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Class $35/per person +HST Learn how to make the most o …
January 22, 2016
Mmmm…Mexican: Cookery School Hands-on Class
MMmmm…MEXICAN Friday, January 22 6:30 – 9:30 pm Hands-on Class $75/per person +HST Spice up your winte …
January 28, 2016
Winter Comfort Classics: Cookery School Demo Class
Winter Comfort Classics Thursday, January 28 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Class $35/per person +HST In this demo …
January 30, 2016
Sustainable Salmon Hands-on Class & Tour
SUSTAINABLE SALMON TOUR & CLASS Saturday, January 30th 11:00 am – 2:00 pm* Hands-on Class & Tour …
February 10, 2016
Falling for French Foods: Cookery School Hands-on …
This class is SOLD OUT. By popular demand it is being offered again on Wednesday, February 17th. Call today to …
February 13, 2016
Valentine’s 3-Course Dinner
Valentine’s 3-Course Dinner Saturday, February 13th 5-9 pm $42 per person + HST & Gratuity Reservations …
February 14, 2016
Valentine’s Day Brunch Buffet
Valentine’s Day Brunch Buffet Sunday Feb. 14th 10-3pm Adults $30 + HST/person Youth (12 & Under) $15 + H …
February 17, 2016
Falling for French Foods (Take 2): Cookery School …
The first Falling for French Foods class sold out so quickly that we decided to offer it again! We expect this …
February 20, 2016
Stellar Seasonal Soups: Cookery School Demo Class
STELLAR SEASONAL SOUPS Saturday, February 20 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Demo Class $35/per person +HST A great s …
February 24, 2016
Make the Most of Winter Veggies: Cookery School De …
Make the Most of Winter Veggies Wednesday, February 24 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Class $35/per person +HST Thi …
February 28, 2016
Maple Brunch Buffet
Maple Brunch Buffet It’s maple season in Nova Scotia. Warm days and cool nights mean the sap is running and …
March 5, 2016
Healthy Foods for Women: Cookery School Hands-on C …
Healthy Foods for Women Saturday, March 5 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Hands-on Class $75/per person +HST This is …
March 10, 2016
German for Beginners: Cookery School Demo Class
German for Beginners Thursday, March 10 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Class $35/per person HST Learn to cook these …
March 13, 2016
Maple Brunch Buffet
Maple Brunch Buffet It’s maple season in Nova Scotia. Warm days and cool nights mean the sap is running and …
March 23, 2016
Easter Brunch Appetizers: Cookery School Hands-on …
Easter Brunch Appetizers Wednesday, March 23 6:30-9:30 pm Hands-on Class $85/per person +HST Lighten up your E …
March 26, 2016
Easter Brunch Buffet
Join Us for The Flying Apron’s 2nd Annual Easter Brunch Buffet Enjoy an amazing Easter dinner and let us do …
April 6, 2016
Maple Madness: Cookery School Demo Class
MAPLE MADNESS COOKING CLASS Wednesday, April 6 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Class $35/per person +HST Learn to us …
April 13, 2016
Knife Skills: Cookery School Skill Building Class
Knife Skills: Cookery School Skill Building Class Wednesday, April 13 6:30 – 9:30 pm Skill Building Clas …
April 20, 2016
Pasta Making: Cookery School Hands-on Class
PASTA MAKING CLASS Wednesday, April 20 6:30 – 9:30 pm Hands-on Class $75/per person +HST Roll up your sl …
April 28, 2016
Meat on the Cheap BEEF: Cookery School Demo Class
MEAT ON THE CHEAP: BEEF Thursday, April 28 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Class $35/per person +HST A great meal do …
May 5, 2016
Viva Mexico Hands-on Cooking Class
VIVA MEXICO Hands-on Cooking Class Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a cooking class! Thursday, May 5 from 6:30 to …
May 8, 2016
Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet
Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet @ The Flying Apron Sunday, May 8th from 10 am to 3 pm Adults: $40 exclusive of HS …
May 14, 2016
Sustainable Salmon Tour + Demo Cooking Class
SUSTAINABLE SALMON Tour + Demo Class Our Sustainable Salmon class & fish farm tour is back, this time as a …
May 18, 2016
Chicken 101 Hands-On Class
CHICKEN 101 Hands-on Cooking Class Our most popular cooking class is back – this time as a hands-on clas …
May 25, 2016
Spring Flavours Demo Cooking Class
SPRING FLAVOURS Demo Cooking Class This class menu features delicious, local spring foods. Wednesday, May 25 f …
June 4, 2016
Terrific Thai Hands-on Cooking Class
TERRIFIC THAI Hands-on Class Our ever-popular Thai class is back with a new menu! Saturday, June 4 from 11:00 …
June 8, 2016
World Oceans Day Demo Cooking Class
WORLD OCEANS DAY Demo Cooking Class Celebrate World Oceans Day with a cooking class at The Flying Apron! Chef …
June 11, 2016
Terrific Thai Hands-on Cooking Class
TERRIFIC THAI Hands-on Class Our ever-popular Thai class is back with a new menu! Saturday, June 11 from 11:00 …
June 15, 2016
Meat on the Cheap PORK: Demo Cooking Class
MEAT ON THE CHEAP: PORK Demo Cooking Class The second class in our “Meat on the Cheap” series feat …
June 19, 2016
Father’s Day Brunch Buffet
FATHER’S Day Brunch at The Flying Apron Sunday, June 19 10 am – 3 pm Live Music by Road Trip Boogie Adults …
June 23, 2016
Italian & Fresh Mozzarella Demo Class
ITALIAN & FRESH MOZZARELLA Demo Cooking Class + Cheese Demo This class includes an Intro to Fresh Mozzarel …
July 6, 2016
Flying Apron Favourites Hands-on Cooking Class
FLYING APRON FAVOURITES Wednesday, July 6 6:30 – 9:30 pm Hands-on Class $80/per person +HST Chef Chris share …
July 13, 2016
Cookin’ & Jammin’ with Ryan Cook
COOKIN’ & JAMMIN’ WITH RYAN COOK Wednesday, July 13 from 6:30 to 9: 30 pm Specialty Class $60/per pers …
July 28, 2016
Celebrating all things Vegetable Demo Cooking Clas …
CELEBRATING ALL THINGS VEGETABLE Thursday, July 28 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm Demo Class $45/per person +HST Learn t …
August 6, 2016
Bramber Weir Tour & Picnic
BRAMBER WEIR TOUR & PICNIC Saturday, August 6 from 7:00* am to 11:00 am *Meet at The Flying Apron by 6:45 …
August 10, 2016
Flying Apron Favourites: Desserts – Demo Coo …
FLYING APRON FAVOURITES: DESSERTS Wednesday, August 10 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm Demo Class $35/per person +HST If …
August 20, 2016
Fresh Mozza Making & Italian Demo Cooking Cla …
FRESH MOZZARELLA MAKING & ITALIAN Saturday, August 20 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Cheese Demo + Demo Class $ …
August 24, 2016
Taste of Morocco Hands-on Cooking Class
TASTE OF MOROCCO Wednesday, August 24 from 6:30 to 9:30 pm Hands-on Class $75/per person +HST Spice up your su …
September 8, 2016
Meat on the Cheap: Chicken Demo Cooking Class
MEAT ON THE CHEAP: CHICKEN Thursday, September 8 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm Demo Class $45/per person +HST In our …
September 14, 2016
Preserving the Bounty Demo Cooking Class
PRESERVING THE BOUNTY Wednesday, September 14 from 6:30 to 9:30 pm Demo Class $45/per person +HST Local garden …
September 16, 2016
Garlic 3-Ways Demo Cooking Class
GARLIC 3-WAYS Friday, September 16 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm Demo Class $45/per person +HST Kickstart the Avondale …
September 24, 2016
Beautiful Brunch Basics Hands-on Cooking Class
BEAUTIFUL BRUNCH Saturday, September 24 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm Hands-on Class $75/per person +HST Brunch is …
September 27, 2016
Chocolate Class with Chocolate Hackers
Chocolate Class with Chocolate Hackers September 27th, 6-9 pm Specialty Class & Meal $60+HST/person The Ch …
October 1, 2016
SOLD OUT 3rd Annual Oktoberfest
Oktoberfest is one of the best nights of the year here at The Flying Apron! German food, beer & music set …
October 5, 2016
Marvelous Mushrooms Demo Cooking Class
MARVELOUS MUSHROOMS Wednesday, October 5 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Cooking Class $45/per person +HST Add wonderful …
October 15, 2016
Pasta Making with Fall Flavours Demo Class
PASTA MAKING WITH FALL FLAVOURS Saturday, October 15 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Demo Class $45/per person +HST Find …
October 22, 2016
The Best of Fall Flavours Hands-on Cooking Class
THE BEST OF FALL FLAVOURS Saturday, October 22 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Hands-on Class $75/per person +HST Make th …
October 29, 2016
Mead Making Workshop
TURN HONEY INTO WINE ~ MEAD MAKING WORKSHOP Saturday, October 29 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Specialty Class $60/per …
November 10, 2016
Hockey Night in Canada: Demo Cooking Class
HOCKEY NIGHT IN CANADA NEW DATE: Thursday, November 10th 6:30pm – 8:30pm Demo Class $45/per person +HST Whet …
November 12, 2016
Meet Your Farmer Dinner
Meet Your Farmer Dinner at The Flying Apron Inn & Cookery Saturday, November 12th from 6-9 pm Tickets are …
November 25, 2016
SOLD OUT Terrific Thai Hands-on Class
TERRIFIC THAI *BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND* **This class is sold out! A second class has been added on Saturday, No …
November 26, 2016
SOLD OUT Terrific Thai Hands-on Cooking Class
TERRIFIC THAI *BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND* (Second class added due to popular demand!) Saturday, November 26th 6:3 …
November 30, 2016
Call of the Wild: Demo Cooking Class
CALL OF THE WILD Wednesday, November 30 6:30 – 8:30 pm Demo Class $55/per person +HST It’s the time of yea …
December 2, 2016
Pears & Pairings Cooking Class and Wine Tasti …
PEARS & PAIRINGS WITH AVONDALE SKY NEW DATE: Friday, December 2 7:00 – 9:30 pm Demo Cooking Class Wine T …
December 4, 2016
Give the Gift of Gourmet: Specialty Class
GIVE THE GIFT OF GOURMET Sunday, December 4 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Specialty Class $75/per person +HST Includes 5 …
December 18, 2016
All Local Holiday Market
3rd Annual Holiday Market at The Flying Apron Sunday, Dec 18th from  10 to 2 pm Fill the stockings with local …
December 18, 2016
Holiday Brunch Buffet
Join us for the 3rd Annual Holiday Brunch Buffet at The Flying Apron Inn & Cookery Our popular Holiday Bru …
December 28, 2016
Terrific Thai Hands-on Cooking Class
TERRIFIC THAI **BACK *AGAIN* BY POPULAR DEMAND** Our most popular cooking class will be offered ONE MORE TIME …
December 31, 2016
New Year’s Eve Dinner
NEW YEAR’S EVE ~ 3 COURSE DINNER ~ Ring in the New Year in Style at The Flying Apron Saturday, December 31st …
January 1, 2017
Good Luck Brunch on New Year’s Day
Good Luck Brunch on New Year’s Day Start 2017 off right at The Flying Apron Cookery’s 3rd Annual Good Luck …
January 13, 2017
Sunny Citrus Demo Cooking Class
SUNNY CITRUS DEMO COOKING CLASS Friday, January 13 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm Demo Class $50/per person +HST Nothing …
January 25, 2017
Lobster Lovers Feast Demo Cooking Class SOLD OUT
LOBSTER LOVERS FEAST SOLD OUT on Wednesday, January 25 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm **Second Class added due to Popula …
January 27, 2017
Lobster Lovers Feast Demo Cooking Class
LOBSTER LOVERS FEAST This Lobster Cooking Class is back by popular demand! **Second class added due to popular …
January 28, 2017
Hearty & Healthy Grains Hands-on Cooking Clas …
HEARTY & HEALTHY GRAINS Saturday, January 28 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm Hands-on Class $75/per person +HST B …
January 29, 2017
Bread Making Basics
BREAD MAKING BASICS WITH GOLD ISLAND BAKERY Sunday, January 29 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm Specialty Class $60/per pe …
February 10, 2017
Valentine’s Culinary Yoga Retreat
Valentine’s Culinary Yoga Retreat at The Flying Apron Friday, February 10th 6:30 pm – Saturday, February 1 …
February 11, 2017
Romantic Valentine’s Dinner
Romantic Valentine’s Dinner Looking for a delicious & divine Valentine’s menu? Celebrate Valentine …
February 12, 2017
Valentine’s Brunch Buffet
Valentine’s Brunch Buffet at The Flying Apron Inn & Cookery Our annual Valentine’s Brunch Buffet is a …
February 14, 2017
Viva Italia on Valentine’s Day
VIVA ITALIA ON VALENTINE’S DAY Tuesday, February 14 from 6:30 to 9:30 pm Hands-on Class $75/per person +HST …
February 17, 2017
Falling for French Hands-on Cooking Class
FALLING FOR FRENCH – Second Class added due to Popular Demand! Friday, February 17 from 6:30 to 9:30 pm …
February 18, 2017
Falling for French Hands-on Cooking Class SOLD OUT
FALLING FOR FRENCH SOLD OUT – Second class added on Friday, February 17th Saturday, February 18 from 6:3 …
February 23, 2017
Warm Winter Flavours Demo Cooking Class
WARM WINTER FLAVOURS Thursday, February 23 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm Demo Class $45/per person +HST Chef Chris will …
February 28, 2017
Creole Classics Demo Cooking Class
CREOLE CLASSICS Tuesday, February 28 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm Demo Class $45/per person +HST Celebrate Mardi Gras …
March 5, 2017
Maple Brunch Buffet
3rd Annual Maple Brunch Buffet at The Flying Apron We are celebrating this sweet treat with a Maple Brunch Buf …
March 8, 2017
Mediterranean Hands-on Cooking Class
MEDITERRANEAN Wednesday, March 8 from 6:30 to 9:30 pm Hands-on Class $75/per person +HST Flavourful dishes fro …
March 17, 2017
Maple, Bacon & Beer with Meander River Brewer …
MAPLE, BACON & BEER Friday, March 17 from 6:30 to 9:00 pm Demo Class & Beer Pairings $70/per person +H …