Mark Your Calendars for the 2018 Wine & Food Festival!

Published Tuesday, May 8, 2018 12:00 pm

With seven events over seven days, Westchester Magazine’s 8th Annual Wine & Food Festival to be held on June 5-10, is a celebration of gourmet food, exceptional wines, beer, spirits, mouth-watering burgers, and award-winning chefs. Join the more than 7,000 guests who will sip and savor, enjoy the county’s finest plates and pours, mingle with Westchester’s top chefs, sommeliers, and specialty food purveyors, and attend exclusive dinners, tastings, and demos. Wine & Food Festival is a not-to-be missed experience celebrating the culinary spirit of Westchester County.


Tuesd2018 Salute! A Wine Tasting Tour of Italy Wines:ay, June 5, 2018 - Salute! A Wine Tasting Tour of Italy
Celebrate the regions of Italy with world-renowned wine expert, Kevin Zraly, during this walk-around tasting featuring the red and white wines of Tuscany, Veneto, Piedmonte, Trentino-Alto Adige, Sicily, and Sardinia while enjoying fine Italian delicacies.
Location: Westchester Italian Cultural Center
Time: 6pm-8:30pm
Tickets: $95
At the Door: $100

Taste & Style at Savor WestchesterWednesday, June 6, 2018 - Taste & Style at Savor Westchester
Join us at Savor Westchester - a delicious new dining experience featuring exclusive eateries. Enjoy an evening of food, shopping, fashion and cocktails! Sample fresh and flavorful cuisine, sip delicious cocktails and check out the season’s hottest fashion trends. Makeovers, massages, shopping, raffles and more make this an evening not-to-be-missed!
Location: Savor Westchester at The Westchester, Level 4, White Plains, NY
$30 (all guests will receive a $25 Simon Gift card* & complimentary parking)

* Tickets Will Not Be Sold At The Door
 *The Simon Gift card(R) is subject to terms and conditions. 

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - Burger & Beer BlastBurger & Beer Blast
The annual Burger & Beer Blast just keeps getting bigger, better and more delectable than ever as 30 local restaurants compete to serve up the sizzler that will reign supreme.

Location: Kensico Dam Plaza
Time: 6pm-10pm
Tickets: $75
At the Door: $85
Party Pack of Ten Tickets: $700
At the Door: $800

An Evening With Westchester’s TastemakersFriday, June 8, 2018 - An Evening With Westchester's Tastemakers
Experience Westchester cuisine like a celebrity at the most exclusive event of the Wine & Food Festival. With the area’s top chefs and the world’s top wines being served, An Evening With Westchester’s Tastemakers is an incomparable six-course feast like anything you’ve ever experienced.

Location: The Ritz-Carlton New York, Westchester
Time: 6pm-10pm
Tickets: $150
Table of Eight: $1,200
* Tickets Will Not Be Sold At The Door

Grand Tasting VillageSaturday, June 9, 2018 - Grand Tasting Village
The World’s Fair of the Wine & Food Festival, the Grand Tasting Village celebrates of the quality, uniqueness and innovation that define the County’s food and wine scene.

Location: Kensico Dam Plaza
Time: 12pm-5pm
Tickets: $85
At the Door: $95
Party Line Connoisseur Ticket: $125 - includes admission to the Grand Tasting Village, the exclusive Connoisseur Tent featuring rare, high-end wine and food, and reserved seating at the chef demos (first come, first serve)
At the Door: $135

Jr. Chef ExperienceSunday, June 10, 2018 - Jr. Chef Experience
Spend the morning with your little ones as they learn the basics of cooking. This  hands-on event encourages creativity as kids learn basic cooking techniques from working chefs. Your little culinary artists will also practice cupcake decorating, pizza making and many other fun activities. Characters from Nickelodeon’s most popular kids shows will be on-hand for meet & greets, so be sure to have your phones ready for pictures.

Location: PLAY at The Westchester, Level 4, White Plains, NY
Time: 10am-12pm
Tickets: $25 per child (includes complimentary chef's hat and apron)
*All children must be accompanied by an adult.
* Tickets Will Be NOT Be Sold at the Door

Beefsteak Brunch with Nick SolaresSunday, June 10, 2018 - Beefsteak Brunch With Nick Solares
The Beefsteak Brunch will replicate the wanton gluttony and reckless abandon of the original beefsteak dinners for 100 brunch guests at Kanopi atop the Ritz-Carlton. Inspired by the original beefsteak dinners of the 19th and 20th Century and the classic NYC steakhouse, the brunch includes 100% Black Angus beef from Creekstone Farms Dry Aged by America’s butcher Pat LaFrieda for 60 Days.

Location: Kanopi atop The Ritz-Carlton New York, Westchester, White Plains, NY
Time: 11am-3pm
Tickets: $150 per person. Visit to purchase tickets.


* No One Under 21 Will Be Admitted To Any Event Except Jr. Chef Experience *
* No Pets Allowed at Any Event

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