Lonely Planet Writer

Watch a cooking challenge while you wait to board at Chicago's O’Hare International Airport

Waiting to board your flight will be a little bit more exciting and definitely more delicious at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport on Wednesday.

Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.
Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. Image by BriYYZ / CC BY-SA 2.0

The airport is hosting an Iron Chef-style cooking competition to determine which of the five finalist chefs will get his or her dish featured in one of the airport-operated restaurants, as well as winning a trip back to Chicago in May to attend the James Beard Awards Gala, and two roundtrip tickets to anywhere in the continental US. The competition will last for 30 minutes and will take place post-security in Terminal 2. Read more: usatoday.com