Galveston Island Food and Wine Festival

The 6th annual Galveston Island Food and Wine Festival will begin on Thursday, April 16th, 2015 in Galveston, Texas. Enjoy wines from around the world paired with delicious local food, and learn first-rate tips from celebrity chefs as well as renowned winemakers. This year’s event will kick off with a pre-event Blind Tasting on April 2nd and officially opens to the public on April 17th. With specialty food items, culinary events, artisan exhibits, and live musical entertainment, the festival offers a little bit of something for everyone.

Blind Wine Tasting
25.00 + fee
Thursday, April 2nd, 2015
6:00pm-8:00pm
Bienville Social 323 23rd Street Galveston, TX

Join us for an evening of wine tasting as we narrow down over 150 wines to the top 3 Reds and 3 whites! A limited amount of tickets will be available to this event so don’t miss your chance to taste & score a variety of wines from around the world! All palates welcome and no blindfolds needed!

• Discount Tickets On Sale until April 8th, 11:59 PM. Purchase HERE

21+ ONLY, PLEASE NO PETS & YOU MUST HAVE A TICKET TO ENTER THIS EVENT


Chaine des Rotisseurs Dinner
American National Insurance Company Building-20th Floor
Thursday, April 16th:

The Galveston Island Food & Wine Festival, 2015 will officially commence on the 20th floor of the American National Insurance Co. This is an invitation only event for La Chaîne des Rôtisseurs™ members who will be lending Galveston their palates and picking the festival’s Grand Champion wines.

Premium Wine Tasting and Pairing
$90.00 + fee
Friday, April 17th
6PM to 8PM
At Pier 21

The Premium Wine Tasting and Pairing returns this year for the true gourmand. Tickets are $90.00 + fee and will include tastings of premium wines from around the world and decadent hors d’oeuvres provided by BLVD. Seafood.

This ticket may also be purchased as a VIP package with The Grand Tasting on Saturday. VIP tickets are $150.00 + fee and include access to The Premium Wine Tasting and early entrance into Grand Tasting at 1:00pm.

• Discount Tickets On Sale until April 8th, 11:59 PM. Purchase HERE.
    

21+ ONLY, PLEASE NO PETS & YOU MUST HAVE A TICKET TO ENTER THIS EVENT



The Grand Tasting
$60.00 +fee, VIP $150.00 + fee
Saturday, April 18th
2:00pm-5:00pm
♦ New Location ! At Pier 21

Roxy Roca performing 2PM – 5PM

The Grand Tasting is the highlight of the festival! Wine connoisseurs will fill their wine passports with stamps as they embark on a tasting trip through vineyards from all around the world, as well as sample food from the finest restaurants in Galveston!
General Admission tickets are $60.00 and include a souvenir wine glass, event program with complete list of wines, endless samples of over 100 wines (please drink responsibly) and food from top-notch local restaurants.

Roxy Roca performing at 2pm -5pm. Check them out Here !
 


 

New this year! Featured wines will be available for purchase from the Wine Store located within The Grand Tasting area.


This ticket may also be purchased as a VIP package with the Friday Premium Tasting for $150.00. When purchased together you will receive early VIP entry into The Grand Tasting, skip the lines and have more one on one time with the vineyard representatives and bites from favorite local restaurants. VIP Entry begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, April 18 @ Pier 21 ( Includes souvenir wine glass and festival program with full list of featured wines )

• Discount Tickets On Sale until April 8th, 11:59 PM. Purchase Here.
   

21+ ONLY, PLEASE NO PETS & YOU MUST HAVE A TICKET TO ENTER THIS EVENT

Chef Randy Evans partners with the NEW Ocean Grill & Beach Bar
Saturday, April 18th
Time - 6:30 pm
$75.00

- Hold onto your wine glasses, this pairing is outstanding! Chef Randy Evans, award-winning Chef and Owner of Southern Son Consulting, has handcrafted a truly unique menu for this special occasion. To make a reservation, call the restaurant at 409-974-4508.
  • MENU HERE

Hotel Galvez


 

Sunday, April 19th

The final day of the festival will feature a brunch at Hotel Galvez paired with champagnes and wines from the festival.
Food will be prepared by renowned chef Lance Fegan of Liberty Kitchen in Houston, TX. Lance has garnered numerous culinary awards and his menus are inspired by his passion as a surfer and the natural life styles of the coastal regions he loves.
Hotel Galvez