Legacy Dinner

Legacy Dinner
The Legacy Dinner
Saturday, April 8, 2017

Columbus State Community College Conference Center
Center for Workforce Development
315 Cleveland Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43215

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Join us to celebrate Chef Ziggy Allespach’s culinary legacy and support Columbus State Hospitality Programs.

The evening with commence with a champagne and hors d'oeuvres reception, followed by a spectacular five-course dinner with wine pairings.

This year's event will also include a silent auction, with items ranging from One 18-hole Round of Golf, Cart Fees and Lunch for 4 people at The Lakes Golf and Country Club to a Five-Course Dinner for 8-12, prepared in the auction winner's home by Chef Barry Young and Columbus State Chef Apprentices! Legacy Dinner Auction Items (.pdf).


 Tickets for The Legacy Dinner are SOLD OUT.


Legacy Dinner proceeds support the Renee and Ziggy Allespach Fund, created to honor their many contributions to Columbus State Community College and the Columbus culinary arts community.

Ziggy Allespach’s passion, generosity, and talent lifted up those who knew him and enriched the lives of countless restaurant patrons, peers, students, and educators. To read more about Ziggy's extraordinary life, please click here.

Photo of Renee and the late Ziggy Allespach

Legacy Dinner Leadership Committee

Renee Allespach
Pam Bishop
Ann Boucher
Kamal Boulos
Annie Clausen
David Cotter
Chef James Decker
Scott Heimlich


Carol Kizer
Sandra Losco
Chef Enzo Sclama
Kevin and Edie Sullivan
Chef James Taylor
Chef David Wolf
Chef Barry Young

If you are unable to attend, but would like to contribute to the fund:

donate button to the Ziggy Allespach fund

Click here to see photos from The Legacy Dinner 2015.