On Thursday, February 2, 2017 Brennan's of Houston hosted the 3rd Annual Culinary Kickoff presented by Wiliams Sonoma. The event included savory cuisine by celebrity chefs Charlie Palmer, Michael Mina, Adam Sobel, Scott Romano and Danny Trace. Guests also enjoyed musician Michael Franti, while gathering to support The Culinary Institute of America's Culinary Kickoff Scholarship Fund.
Culinary Kickoff Co-Founder and NFL Hall of Fame running back, Marshall Faulk was in attendance to thank everyone personally for their contributions. Other celebrities included- Charles Woodson, Adrian Peterson, Ronnie Lott, Andre Hal, Ezekiel Elliott, Simone Biles & Sage Steele.