Time: August 14, 2010 from 1pm to 5pm
Location: WNC Agriculture Center
Street: 1301 Fanning Bridge Rd.
City/Town: Fletcher, NC 28732
Website or Map: http://www.ashevillewineandfo…
Event Type: wine, and, food, festival
Organized By: Bob Bowles
Latest Activity: Aug 1, 2010
In Asheville, great food is the centerpiece of daily life. Tailgate markets, local farms, regional wineries and breweries, and hundreds of independent restaurants create a unique flavor. With events showcasing every facet of the region's burgeoning wine and food scene, the WNC Magazine Asheville Wine & Food Festival enhances Asheville's reputation as an international culinary destination.
From the WNC Chefs Challenge to the Grand Tasting, the WNC Magazine Asheville Wine & Food Festival provides a summer of opportunities to elevate culinary education and provide gastronomical gratification. See you in Asheville!
Schedule of Events
The WNC Magazine Asheville Wine & Food Festival offers many opportunities for education and networking with culinary trailblazers. Sign up for updates and be the first to learn about new events are added to the schedule.
August 14 - The Grand Tasting
More than 75 wineries, restaurants and local food producers will be at the Expo Center on the WNC Agricultural Grounds Campus near the Asheville Regional Airport. Your ticket includes admittance to all areas of the Grand Tasting, including the final round of the WNC Chefs Challenge and access to wine and culinary experts.
FREE parking is adjacent to the Expo Center. There is also complimentary hourly shuttle service from Downtown Asheville available courtesy of Young Transportation. Shuttle will leave hourly from Battery Park Book Exchange and Champagne Bar. Seating is limited and is on a first-come basis.
* The Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park is offering a special package that includes shuttle service, tickets to the Grand Tasting, overnight accommodations, and a champagne brunch on Sunday.
For reservations, please call the Hilton directly at (828) 209-2700 or book online here
* Hotel Indigo Asheville Downtown is also offering a special rate. The new property is located in the heart of downtown just one block from the shuttle stop at Battery Park Book Exchange and Champagne Bar.
Please call the Hotel Indigo directly at (828) 239-0239.