Indy lining up the ‘12 Chefs of Christmas’


On Saturday, Indianapolis will introduce what is certain to become a local holiday tradition. The inaugural 12 Chefs of Christmas will convene at the Indianapolis City Market from 7 to 10 p.m.

This fundraiser is presented by Brad Gates Catering & Events and Flat 12 Bierwerks, with proceeds benefiting the Indianapolis City Market Corporation. The corporation is a non-profit public marketplace group dedicated to promoting the culture of Central Indiana.

In addition to the holiday-themed creations of the chefs, beer, wine, and food will be provided by Natural Born Juicers, Amazing Snack Company, Taste of Philly Pretzels, as well as participating City Market vendors and merchants. Live music will be provided by the Four Sexes.

General admission tickets can purchased in advance for $125 or $150 on the day of the event. VIP tickets are $150. VIP ticket-holders will be treated to a tour of the Catacombs and drinks from VIP Bartenders from Bluebeard and Wilks & Wilson.

Tickets are available through Flat 12 Bierwerks, participating City Market merchants, and online at