Solar Cookers International is hosting the 2nd Annual Sacramento Solar Cooking Festival on Saturday, July 18th from 10am-3pm in William Land Park. The event is free to Solar Chefs and to the public. We hope you can come and bring your family and friends to this fun, educational, and exciting event.
Watch a variety of foods being cooked in an array of solar cookers. On display will be all types of cookers and will include both homemade and commercially made cookers.
Cook at the event. Come solar cook in the largest outdoor kitchen in Sacramento. All solar chefs must register to cook at the event. Click here to register.
Meet other solar chefs and solar cooking enthusiasts. Exchange stories, recipes, and tips.
Build a CooKit solar cooker at our Make & Bake CooKit Class. Build a CooKit in the morning and use it to cook at the festival. Three class options available: CooKit plus roaster ($20), CooKit only ($10), and trace/observe (free). If you only want to trace a CooKit, bring a piece of cardboard minimum 36”x48”. Class begins at 9:00. Click here to register.
Learn about solar cooking. Educational displays explain the types of cookers, how they work, and why we use them. International Outreach displays explain how solar cooking is used around the world to help families pasteurize water and cook food helping them save money and stay healthy.
Listen to music performed by Solar Punch.
Make solar crafts including baked clay medallions and Shrinky-Dinks.
Play CooKit Toss and other games at the Fun in the Sun zone.
Navigate the Passport Game for your chance to win a $10 gift card and other prizes.
Shop at our Solar Cookers Store. Our on-site store will have solar ovens, solar cooking cookbooks, heat-resistant bags, roasting pans and more.
Volunteer at the event. We are in need of volunteers at the event for set up, clean up, and during the event. Please contact Cathy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sponsor the event. We are in need of additional sponsors for this event. If you or your company would like to be a sponsor, please click here to get started.