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Kids Baking Championship

Food Network is looking for the most talented young bakers in the country!

Was your son or daughter born to bake? Is he or she between the ages of 8 and 13? If so, Kids Baking Championship is the perfect show for them to put their skills to the test. 

Parents*: Please email us today and include:

  • Your city/state in the subject line 
  • Your name, your child's name, your phone number and your email address in the body of the email.
  • Include a photo of you and your child and a few pohtos of their most impressive baked goods.
  • Lastly, tell us a bit about your young baker and why you think he or she would be perfect for the show.

*Only submissions sent by parents will be accepted. 

Now Casting for American Diner Revival

Is your local diner in desperate need of a renovation? Would your community come together to save it?

Food Network's American Diner Revival is traveling the country to restore diners to their past glory! We're currently casting diners deserving of a free makeover. We want to hear your diner's story and how your customers and community are the best in the country.

Please email us to find out more about this opportunity and how your diner can be considered.

Now Casting Guy's Grocery Games

Food Network's hit show, Guy's Grocery Games, is casting for upcoming seasons and giving you the chance to win up to $20,000! This fast-paced culinary competition puts talented chefs and professional cooks to the test in the ultimate supermarket-themed showdown.

To navigate the aisles of this high-pressure competition, you’re going to need clever cooking solutions and supermarket savvy. From shopping on a budget to substituting out-of-stock ingredients, contestants will have to race against the clock to survive.

If you make your living in a professional kitchen and think you have what it takes to be the last chef standing, then Guy Fieri is ready to put you to the test!

To apply, please email us:

**Please put your city/state in the email subject line.**

In the email body please provide your name, phone number, your current title of occupation, a description of your culinary background, a recent photo of you, 3-4 photos of dishes you have created and why you think you have what it takes to win!

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Now Casting Chefs for Beat Bobby Flay

Do you have what it takes to compete against Bobby Flay?

Do you have an iconic dish that could take him down?

To apply, please visit