Culinary Classes

Experience culinary like you've never experienced it before. We've selected a variety of fun, culinary classes sure to challenge the chef in you. Register for one or more of these classes and bring a friend! All classes are held at UCA Downtown. Contact us for more information 501.450.3118 or

Culinary Team Building Challenge

Get out of the office and into the kitchen with a unique and fun team-building opportunity through UCA Outreach! The secret ingredients to a highly effective team are cooperation, communication and creativity. UCA Outreach will work with your organization to customize a program and menu that accomplishes your team building goals. This culinary challenge allows organizations to take team building to a new level! The culinary exercises allow groups to explore their creative side by making delicious dishes, but most of all teams will (1) enhance communication, (2) increase creative thinking, (3) improve time management and productivity, (4) build teamwork and trust and (5) strengthen collaboration and planning skills. Re-energize your team today! Click the register button to fill out the Culinary Team Building Challenge Interest Form.

Regular Fee: Customized Training Service - cost to be determined

April 1 - August 31

8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Call 501-450-5275 or email for more details.

Location: UCA Downtown

Instructor: Dr. Shaneil Ealy


Marvin Williams’ Cooking Adventures: Summertime Favorites

Join Marvin as he shares his favorite summertime drinks, including purple rain lemonade and more. Also, no summer party is complete without ice cream! Marvin will show you how to easily make your own ice cream with flavors such as butter pecan and banana pudding. No ice cream maker is needed. He will demonstrate how he creates his infamous "Cake of Many Colors." You will leave inspired and ready to impress your guests at your next summer party!

Regular Fee: $35

Fri, July 20 -

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Demo-style class, samples included