Tasting Texas Wine + Food Festival

When: November 8 - November 10, 2024

Where: Maverick Plaza in La Villita, 415 Villita St, San Antonio, TX 78205

The Tasting Texas Wine + Food Festival, a grand gastronomic event, is set to occur from November 8-10, 2024, in San Antonio. This festival, a collaboration between San Antonio, Culinaria, and the James Beard Foundation, is slated to take place in the scenic La Villita area of downtown San Antonio. It's a four-day celebration, blending food, wine, and culture. Here's what makes this festival unique:

  • Culinary Leaders: The event will showcase top culinary talents from across the U.S. and Mexico, highlighting emerging chefs from Texas and diverse culinary experts.
  • Culinary Capital: San Antonio is celebrated as the Culinary Capital of Texas, offering a rich and varied gastronomic experience.
  • Partnership with a Purpose: Aligning with the James Beard Foundation’s mission of 'good food for good™', the festival focuses on supporting women and minority communities in the culinary field.
  • Scholarship and Growth: Proceeds from the festival will fund the James Beard Foundation’s scholarships, aiding minority culinary talents. Additionally, the event seeks to revitalize the restaurant industry, which has suffered financially due to the pandemic.

This festival, beyond being a culinary delight, is a beacon of growth and opportunity in the culinary world, especially for those affected by recent global challenges.