This Thanksgiving weekend, set your DVRs to record: we're toasting our anniversary with 30 Years: A Celebration of the James Beard Foundation, airing Sunday, November 26, at 4:00 P.M. (ET) on ABC. The exciting television special will feature appearances by Mario Batali, Daniel Boulud, Tom Colicchio, Traci des Jardins, Carla Hall, Emeril Lagasse, Jacques Pepin, Gail Simmons, Martha Stewart, Ming Tsai, and Marcus Samuelsson. These industry icons will help us tell the story of our history and evolution, including the experience of cooking or dining at the James Beard House; a peek into the world-renowned James Beard Awards; first-hand insight from the students of JBF’s Scholarship Programs; and chefs’ involvement in the JBF Impact Programs, including the Chefs Boot Camp for Policy and Change. Watch the video above for a taste of what's in store.
The program will also re-air on Sunday, December 17, at 2:00 P.M. (ET). Please join us for this historic occasion!
Hungry for more? Dive into the best stories and moments from JBF history through our 30 Years in 30 Days video series.