How much are you actually feeding me? Is there a menu I can look at?
The participating restaurants will provide unlimited sampling. We plan long and hard to ensure none of the restaurants run out of food. We guarantee you will not leave hungry.


Can I get a tour of the Test Kitchen?
Tours of the ATK Test Kitchens and sets are included in the Backstage ticket (Saturday night - includes admission to Main Event) and Kids On Set and Grown-Ups on Set tickets (Sunday).


I have a special diet or food allergies; is this event for me?
We try our best to accommodate all. We will denote on signage and in the printed guide which menu items are gluten free, vegetarian, or contains nuts.


What should I wear to the event?
Friday night’s ATK 20th Anniversary Celebration is indoors.

Saturday’s ATK Boston EATS and Sunday’s ATK Kids Fest are outdoors so please dress according to the weather in comfortable attire.

Please note we don’t have coat check available and we do not have storage for any large bags or luggage.

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
All events except ATK Kids Fest (Sunday, 10/27) are 21+. Please bring proper photo identification.

Will there be swag?
Yes! You can buy ATK cookbooks (get them signed by our cast and test cooks!), festival t-shirts, sweatshirts, and hats.


Will there be bathrooms and where are they?
There are accessible indoor bathrooms. The locations will be printed on the event map you will receive at registration. If you have trouble locating the bathrooms, please contact any member of the ATK team wearing a “Staff” shirt and they will be happy to point you in the right direction.


Can I bring my kids?
Sunday’s event is for the whole family, all ages are welcome (kids ages 3+ require a ticket). All other events are 21+.