Upcoming Wine Events – October 2014
October Wine Festivals
September 19 – November 10, 2014
Orlando, FL – Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival Presented by Chase®
“Savor a diverse assortment of international flavors as you set out on a culinary adventure. From tantalizing tastes and their best accompanying bubblies to celebrity chef demonstrations and a concert series packed with popular bands, hundreds of delicious surprises await-only at the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival!”
Visit The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival webpage for all the details.
October 17, 2014
Franklin, TN – Franklin Wine Festival
“Presented by Cool Springs Wines & Spirits and supported by Nissan, the 2014 Franklin Wine Festival will be held on Friday, October 17 at the Factory in Franklin. The Franklin Wine Festival is widely regarded as Middle Tennessee’s premiere wine tasting event featuring more than 300 wines from around the world and showcasing culinary offerings from 30 of Middle Tennessee’s finest restaurants.”
Tickets and additional information are located Franklin Wine Festival‘s webpage.
October 17-18, 2014
Calgary, AB Canada – Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival
“On October 17th and 18th wine and food lovers are invited to indulge at the 17th annual Calgary Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival. The Festival will feature a wide array of world-class wine, premium spirits, import and micro-brewed beer, and an assortment of local culinary creations in a fun, social, and relaxed atmosphere. This year, the Festival will once again feature a Saturday Afternoon Session, providing even more opportunity to sip and sample.”
For all the details regarding this event, please visit Rocky Mountain Wine & Food Festival Calgary.
October 17-19, 2014
Philadelphia, PA – 2014 TASTE Philadelphia Festival of Food, Wine and Spirits
“TASTE is what it is all about this fall at the 2014 TASTE Philadelphia Festival of Food, Wine and Spirits, presented by Gourmet Shows and being held at the Valley Forge Casino Resort. This year’s Festival showcases the finest in wine, spirits and gourmet foods, along with the talents of local and celebrity chefs. Our annual gastronomical festival in the Delaware Valley, the Philadelphia Festival of Food, Wine, and Spirits-will be held October 17-19, 2014 in Valley Forge. This three day event will feature the many award-winning wineries from around the world, including three days of celebrity chef demonstrations, wine tastings, food from the best restaurants in the region, and food centric exhibits. Our guests in 2014 include Chef Rocco Dispirito, host of Food Network’s Restaurant Divided, plus cooking shows on Bravo, and a best selling author. Chef Nicholas Elmi, winner of Bravo’s Top Chef in 2014 will also be demonstrating for our attendees. Tara Nurin who is the Epikur Writer of the Year will be providing an expert voice on beer and ales. Plus many, many, many others.”
Tickets and complete details can be found at Philadelphia Food and Wine Festival.
October 22-25, 2014
Portland, ME – Harvest on the Harbor
“Harvest on the Harbor is Maine’s Premier Food + Wine Festival! Eat, drink, and enjoy exceptional food, beer, wine, and spirits from Maine and around the world. Award-winning chefs, epicurean presentations, and live entertainment – all happening on Portland’s waterfront!”
The Harvest on the Harbor webpage has information regarding tickets, lodging, and additional information.
October 24-25, 2014
Boston, MA – Wine Riot
“Wine Riot is your all access pass to hundreds of new wines. With two parts education and one part revolution, Wine Riot has reinvented “wine tasting” for the thirsty and curious. Grab a glass and hit the floor — it’s you unleashed against 250 wines from across the globe. Travel the world of wine all under one roof and tackle things you’ve never tried before. We’ve rallied up a team of die-hard experts to bring you the brain juice: interactive booths and crash courses loaded with tips and tricks for conquering the wine world. Fueling your night of conquest is a tireless DJ, photo booth, temporary tattoos, and a few thousand of your closest friends. The best part is, we made an app that tracks your favorite wines and shows you where to buy them later, arming you with all the tools needed for total wine domination.”
For more information, visit Wine Riot‘s website.
October 24-26, 2014
Atlanta, GA – Taste of Atlanta
“After successfully serving up the city’s best fare for more than a decade, Taste of Atlanta is back with bigger features and bolder flavors in its 13th year! The legendary three-day food festival returns to Midtown at Tech Square Friday, October 24 – Sunday, October 26, 2014. This year’s event takes festival-goers on a culinary adventure through the city’s many diverse neighborhoods by featuring the chefs and restaurants that give these communities their true personality and flavor.”
Visit Taste of Atlanta for additional information.