The Health Museum

Thanksgiving on a Dime – Feed a Family of Four with $20 or Less!

Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019 – Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019

02:00 PM


Is it possible to prepare a Thanksgiving dinner that feeds a family of four with $20 or less? Find out as teams of professionals and home chefs show off their culinary skills in a cookoff you won't want to miss! The fun will include:

  • Budget-friendly tips to feed your family of four for $20.
  • Utilizing coupons, online deals, in-store offers and rebates.
  • Cooking strategies that stretch your dollar.
  • Delicious and nutritious recipes.

Professional Chef Challenge - 3:00-4:00 PM

  • Chef Chris Williams, Lucille's Restaurant

Home Chef Challenge - 5:00-6:00 PM

The Health Museum invites all home cooks and aspiring amateur chefs to enter into our 2nd annual Home Chef Cooking Challenge.competition.

Under the guide of professional chefs, each team will create an entire nutritious Thanksgiving themed meal using ingredients that cost $20 or less.


For competition rules and to register please click here.


  • Monday - Saturday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday, 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Sunday, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Special exhibits may require an additional fee
  • General Admission: $10 per adult; $8 per child (ages 3-12); $8 per senior (ages 65+); Free for members and children under 2 yrs. Free Hours: Free Family Thursdays 2 - 7 pm.

Directions & Parking

  • Paid Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Parking for Museum visitors is $5. Parking for non-Museum visitors is $8. Parking for Museum members is $3. Enter the parking lot from Hermann Dr. Metered street parking is available on streets surrounding the Museum.

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