Update: The Festival will NOT return in 2018
Savor every minute of Asheville's biggest culinary weekend event! Find out why our "Foodtopia" is getting so much national attention. Meet many food and wine makers and taste their creations. The Asheville Wine & Food Festival is a delicious time of food, drink, and fun. In 2017, the Grand Tasting was held in Park Square (photos on this page).
April 29-May 6, 2018: Asheville Cocktail Week features trainings and seminars, pairing dinners, spirit tastings, parties, and cocktail competitions.
Asheville was named “New Top City for Wine in the United States” by The Travel Channel. The area receives many accolades for innovative and local food. Southern Living has listed Asheville among the “Tastiest Towns in the South.”
In 2017, visitors watched demonstrations by Christopher Prieto, a celebrity BBQ Pitmaster and cookbook author.
Discover many new food items and beverages to enjoy all year back home.