Eat Smart on the Go Cooking Demos

Eat Smart on the Go Cooking Demos

Date and Time

Thursday, August 11 - Sunday, August 21

  • First Demo: 10:00 am
  • Second Demo: 12:00 pm
  • Third Demo - Cooking Challenge with Guest Chef: 2:00 pm
  • Fourth Demo: 4:00 pm

Visit the Mo-Ag Theatre for Cooking Demos by University of Missouri Extension! You’ll learn about Missouri recipes from chefs and cooks.

MU Extension Cooking Challenge
2 pm daily

Join us in supporting the Drive to Feed Kids and challenge MU Extension’s Chef Larry to a cook off at the Missouri State Fair.

Here’s how to become a challenge chef for the day and support a great cause.

  • Get ready to challenge Chef Larry.
  • Select your challenge chef and mystery ingredient for your challenge.
  • Submit your interest, pledge, challenge chef and mystery ingredient to Jo Britt-Rankin at
  • Pledge a minimum of $100 to the Drive to Feed Kids. Donation instructions will follow when your submission is received.

For more questions email

The MSF Truck & Farm Tractor Pull event has been canceled. View refund information and details.