Not only is a cooking class great for developing new skills and a lifelong talent, but it’s also a ton of fun. In addition, for those kids not fond of traditional sports and activities, it may be that cooking does the trick. Check out these local cooking classes that can inspire creativity and share science, math, and culinary skills like no other activity.
Cooking Classes near Indianapolis:
Sweet Mini’s Cakes and Bakes
824 E. Main St., Brownsburg
Chef Casey Ward opened Sweet Mini’s Cakes and Bakes in the fall of 2022. She’s all about enjoying your favorite flavors in mini size to support healthy portions and whimsical fun.
Join Chef Ward as she teaches kids how to bake various cookies, biscuits, and other treats in a group or one-on-one setting. Children will learn to bake from scratch, decorate cakes and cupcakes, and much more. Teens can also get in on the fun with decorating classes.
Birthday parties are offered for parties of up to 25 as children lean into their creativity and have fun with friends.
Sprouts Cooking School
11145 N. Michigan Rd., Zionsville
13190 Hazel Dell Pkwy, Carmel
Sprouts Cooking School offers cooking classes for ages 3-13 and has been operating at their Carmel location for several years. Sprouts recently opened a new store in Zionsville continuing its love for learning about nutrition and trying new tastes.
Themed classes offer various options, including Italian classics, breakfast, and pasta, as well as Harry Potter, Frozen, and more.
Have a kiddo uneasy about attending a class alone? Sprouts also offers family classes, including Daddy and Daughter, Mom and Me, and other themed events.
1125 E. Brookside Ave, Gate D2, Indianapolis
In addition to learning more about all things chocolate, SoChatti also offers custom packaging that preserves flavors and makes drizzling your favorite dish with delicious chocolate mess-free.
SoChatti also offer adult classes featuring chocolate from around the world and new recipes or options for your special occasions.
Sur La Table
14400 Clay Terrace Blvd., Carmel
Sur La Table offers cooking classes for children and adults, customizing the kid classes to inspire their time in the kitchen. Learn cooking techniques and tasty recipes from ravioli, mac and cheese, cornflake-crusted chicken, and specialty desserts.
Classes are designed for kids ages 7-11. Classes are typically offered in a five-day series during school breaks.
Want to learn from the comfort of your own home? Sur La Table offers online classes featuring family fun, date night, and other themes. Get the family together and learn how to make a special treat that everyone can enjoy.