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SoFAB's Winter Break Mini-Culinary Camp!

  • Southern Food & Beverage Museum 1504 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard New Orleans, LA, 70113 United States (map)

Join us for our very first ever Winter Break Mini-Camp! It’s a week of summer camp for 7-11 year olds smack dab in the middle of winter! Full of hands-on food activities, we learn about food through history, crafts, games, preparation stations, and most of all eating our cooking. We will have 30 spots available for this one week of camp. The camp theme will be Colors as we snack our way down the rainbow, learning hot to appreciate what each color adds to our food. Don't forget, a membership to the National Food & Beverage Foundation (the parent organization of SoFAB) supports the museum and gives you a discount on camp as well as Kids in the Kitchen tickets all year round.

SoFAB Winter Break Mini-Camp is a week-long, half day camp dedicated to teaching nutritional literacy through food preparation, nutrition activities, food history, games, and, the best part, eating!  Camp will be from 9-12 pm each day and includes food history, nutrition activities, hands on cooking. 

Registration Prices
Regular Registration- $130 per week
Member- $110 per week


Tickets will be sold here through If you've used Active before, you should have an account that you can log in to. Please do not register children for whom you are not a parent or guardian because we ask for parents to sign liability waivers. If you are not a SoFAB Member and you purchase the member ticket, you will lose your spot as we will have to re-register at the regular rate. If you are unsure if you're a member, please contact us ( or 504-267-7490). If you have any issues with registering, please call us at 504-267-7490. Tickets may be refunded or exchanged up to 72 hours prior to the event. After 72 hours no refunds will be available.


Policies (aka The Fine Print)

  1. Discount Tickets- SoFAB Staff will be checking every Friday to make sure all discount sales are accurate. If you have purchased discount tickets with the wrong membership, no membership, or purchased a multiple week ticket and haven't signed up for multiple weeks I will give you a call to figure out what happened. Up until June 5th, you will have 3 days to correct your purchase, after June 5th you will have 24 hours. If payment inaccuracies have been discovered and not fixed 3 business days before camp, you will receive a 50% refund and your spot will be forfeited. If there is a failure to provide the accurate payment, your spot will be forfeited. You are ineligible for multiple week discount tickets if you are only registered for one week, and your second week you are waitlisted. If you are moved off the waitlist, your second registration will be the multiple week discount and no discount will be applied retroactively to your original ticket. Memberships must be under the name of the ticket purchaser or listed family, you cannot use another family's membership to purchase discounted tickets.

  2. Refunds- Full refunds: Up to 2 weeks before your camp week. 50% refund: Up to the Wednesday before your camp week. No refund: Thursday before your camp week and on. This includes cancellation for any reason.

  3. Waitlist- Your ticket will say waitlist and we will call you as soon as, or if, we have an opening. It is possible it could be up to the day before. While no money is needed at check out if you are waitlisted, you must be paid in full before your child comes to camp on Monday. Waitlist is in order of the timestamp and you cannot jump spots unless the person in front of you forfeits theirs.

  4. Age Restrictions- If we discover during camp that your child is not the age listed on their registration, and therefore ineligible for their camp session, you will be called immediately to pick up your child and you will not be given a refund for the remainder of the week.

  5. Switching Tickets- If your child ends up making State last minute, first of all congrats, but we do not allow you to pass on your tickets to a friend or loved one unless there is no waitlist. We have had a waitlist for every week of camp for the past 3 years and it would be unfair to have you skip in line, plus we need their personal information and liability forms signed before they can attend.

  6. Registering A Child That Isn't Yours- The big thing is I need to make sure those waivers are signed by whoever is ultimately responsible for that child. If it isn't you, go ahead and give the responsible party your Active log-in information to complete that part of the form.

These policies are created to the best of our abilities to protect our organization, your child, and other children. We reserve the right to modify these policies at any time.

Please feel free to email me at with questions before purchasing. The museum number is 504-569-0405