Great Kitchen Party

Canada’s Great Kitchen Party stages very unique travel experiences that are auctioned at the events or sold direct in order to fulfill our purpose: Provide Canadian youth equitable access to quality food, music education and sport opporunities.

We promise unforgettable moments. Each year, over 600 Canadians from across the country embark on travel experiences like they have never experienced before. We have a reputation of creating memorable week-long adventures that combine great food, wine, entertainment and activity …whether it be enjoying the cuisine in beautiful Verona, cycling, hiking and wine tours in Malaga Spain, mountain biking or cooking classes in Vietnam or participating in a unique adventures in the Live Music Capital of Austin Texas! These are once-in-a-life-time experiences with iconic Canadian musicians, Canadian athletes and Canadian chefs. And you will meet great people from across this amazing country!

Canada’s Great Kitchen Party Trips!

International trips now scheduled for February-May 2023.

Everything about this trip - the food, music, wine, and people - is just magical. This trip is a complete five-senses, five-star experience unlike anything we’ve ever experienced elsewhere.

Kenton and Michele Rein, Calgary

This vacation FAR exceeded our expectations! From the wonderful friends we made, to the amazing and talented athletes we met, to the musicians who WOWED us, each day was a pinch me moment! Trip of a lifetime, we will be back!

John and Heather Brittain, Victoria

Current Trips

Trips 2023

Exotic and Compelling Vietnam
Along the Wild Atlantic Way - Western Ireland
Southern Spain – Moorish Magic meets the True Spanish Soul!
A Culinary Expedition in Fair Verona, Italy

Trips 2024

New Zealand - March 12 -19
Austin - March 25 – 30
Tuscany - May 2 – 9
Argentina – May 2 – 9
Spain - May 12 –19
The Ultimate Ride - Baha – November 18 – 24

Let me know about the 2024 trips

Questions about these trips? Contact Lisa at

Past Trips

International Trip Details

Vietnam - Exotic sights, sounds and food with fascinating storytelling from Benoit Huot, Canadian Paralympic athlete, and music from Jim Cuddy, Barney Bentall, Anne Lindsay, Devin Cuddy and Sam Polley!

The Canadian Culinary Championship in our Nation’s Capital! - Celebrate Ottawa’s amazing culinary scene and a special insider’s take on all the action at the Canadian Culinary Championship as you hobnob with Canada’s culinary and wine elite!

Southern Spain - Moorish Magic meets the True Spanish Soul! Nestled between the great southern cities of Seville, Cordoba and Malaga. One of the greatest cycling and hiking meccas of the world!!! Master of Wine, David Lawrason will share his wine knowledge of the area, Curt Harnett will share stories and you will be entertained by Canadian iconic musicians – Jim Cuddy, Barney Bentall, Bill Henderson (Chilliwack), Neil Osborne (54.40), Whitehorse, Anne Lindsay, Devin Cuddy, Sam Polley Terra Lightfoot and Kandle Osborne!

Ireland - Along the wild Atlantic way in western Ireland – Galway and Connemara! Castles, abbeys, historic towns and music-filled pubs. Experience golfing, fly fishing, clay pigeon shooting, oysters, beers, whiskeys, gins, cycling and some of the best hiking in Europe! You will be entertained by KP National Head Judge and culinary guru, James Chatto and Canadian iconic musicians Tom Cochrane and Johnny Reid with his band!

Verona, Italy - Fair fair Verona, such beauty, such history, such romance! The epicenter of excellent food and wine. Our first-ever KP Culinary Expedition, hosted by Master Chef Jamie Kennedy and Master of Wine David Lawrason. Canadian iconic musicians joining the trip for week 1 will be Jim Cuddy, Barney Bentall, Anne Lindsay, Devin Cuddy, Sam Polley and Terra Lightfoot along with Olympian Curt Harnett! Week 2 you will be entertained by Tom Cochrane, Steven Page, Kevin Fox and Geoffrey Kelly of Spirit of the West!

Past Trips

We have been all over the world celebrating our great country with Canadians like you! We have been to South Africa, Tuscany, Morocco, Portugal, Newfoundland, Matera, Iceland and many more! Any one of these trips may be back on the roster in upcoming years.

Let us know which one you would be interested in us resurrecting! Link here for past trip photos!

Join Us On a Trip!

Join us for a one-of-a-kind experience!

If you are interested in participating or want more information please contact:

Lisa Pasin, Senior VP
P: 780-448-5945

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