Food, fun and fairways

Adjacent to the 13th green at Valhalla, the KitchenAid Fairway Club will host a series of live cooking demonstrations from celebrity and local chefs, closest-to-the-pin contests and more throughout Senior PGA Week.


There will be plenty of great action both on and around the 13th green this week, thanks to the Fairway Club. (Montana Pritchard/The PGA of America)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- At the KitchenAid Fairway Club, there will be national and local celebrity chef appearances, KitchenAid product demonstrations and more to delight golf and culinary fans alike during the 72nd Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid.
KitchenAid, presenting sponsor of the Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid and Official Home Appliance Brand of The PGA of America, is engaging golf and culinary fans in the KitchenAid Fairway Club at Valhalla Golf Club during Championship Week (May 24-29). 
Located adjacent to the 13th green, the KitchenAid Fairway Club gives tournament attendees the opportunity to see live cooking demonstrations from celebrity and local chefs, touch and test KitchenAid products, have your picture taken with the Alfred S. Bourne Championship Trophy (as well as Chef Duff Golfman’s cake replica) and compete in a daily closest-to-the-pin competition on a golf swing simulator to benefit Cook for the Cure.
Thursday, 2:00-3:00 p.m.: Chef Duff Goldman (“Ace of Cakes”) will put the finishing touches on his culinary masterpiece as he creates a full-size cake replica of the Alfred S. Bourne Championship Trophy as well as re-creating the 7th hole at The Golf Club at Harbor Shores – host of the 2012 and 2014 Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid.

Friday, 2:00-3:00 p.m.: Renowned French Chef Jacques Pepin (“Essential Pepin”) will delight fans with a knife demonstration while bringing exquisite French cuisine to Bluegrass Country.
Saturday, 2:00-3:00 p.m.: Chef Michael Symon (“Iron Chef America”) will combine his Midwest upbringing and classic culinary training to prepare a lamb chop, veal chop and scallops meal.
About KitchenAid
Since the introduction of its legendary stand mixer in 1919 and first dishwasher in 1949, KitchenAid has built on the legacy of these icons to create a complete line of products designed for cooks. Over 90 years later, the KitchenAid brand now offers virtually every essential for the well-equipped kitchen with a collection that includes everything from countertop appliances to cookware, ranges to refrigerators, and whisks to wine cellars. To learn why chefs choose KitchenAid for their homes more than any other brand, visit