Galveston Island Food and Wine Festival:
Wines from Around the World

The 5th Annual Galveston Island Food and Wine Festival: Wines From Around the World, is returning April 24th, 2014. There is a lot to look forward to this time around, starting with expansion plans! The Food and Wine Festival is moving to a new, bigger location located at 21st and Market, allowing extra space for you to eat tasty bites from local restaurants and drink palate-pleasing wines from around the world. We have plans to bring you live cooking demos, book signings from renowned chefs and more vendors to shop! So get ready, events kick-off with a Blind Wine Tasting followed by a weekend full of swirling, swishing, and sipping premium reds and whites paired with decadent hors d’oeuvres.


Wednesday, April 9th 6:00pm-8:00pm:
Blind Wine Tasting @ 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. All palates welcome and no blind folds needed!

Purchase Tickets Here! - SOLD OUT

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


Thursday, April 24th:
@ American National Insurance Company Building - 20th Floor

The Galveston Island Food & Wine Festival, 2014: Wines From Around The World 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.

Friday, April 25th:
Premium Wine Tasting and Pairing
6PM to 8PM
Edna's Room at The Grand 1894 Opera House

The Premium Wine Tasting and Pairing returns this year for the true gourmand. Your ticket will include tasting of premium wines from around the world and decadent hors d’oeuvres.

This ticket may also be purchased as a package with The Grand Tasting on Saturday.

Purchase Tickets Here!

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


Enjoy a paired dinner at Brews Brother's! Check out the menu here.
Call Brews Brother's to make reservations (409) 763-2739



Saturday, April 26th:
The Grand Tasting
2:00pm-5:00pm
@ 21st and Market

Strawberry Jam Performing 2PM – 5PM

The Grand Tasting is the highlight of the festival. Patrons will embark on a tasting trip through vineyards from all around the world. While getting their wine passports stamped revelers will be able to taste food from the finest restaurants on the island. The fantastic live music and the barrage of artisan exhibits along the park will complete this afternoon of indulgences.
Ticket includes souvenir wine glass, event program with complete list of wines, endless samples of over 100 wines (please drink responsibly) and samples of food from favorite local restaurants.

NEW! This year The Grand Tasting has added a Craft Beer Bar and a Wine Store where premium wines and our top 3 reds and top 3 whites will be available for purchase!

This ticket may also be purchased as a package with the Friday Premium Tasting. 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 26th @ 21st and Market. (Includes souvenir wine glass and festival program with full list of featured wines).

Purchase Tickets Here!

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


Sunday, April 27th

The final day of the festival, Sunday the 27th, will feature brunches paired with champagnes or wines from the festival.


Make plans to grab brunch at Nonno Tony's Sunday! Check out the menu here. Call Nonno Tony's to make reservations (409) 621-5100


Enjoy Sunday Brunch at Brews Brother's!
Check out the menu here.
Call Brews Brother's to make your reservations today (409) 763-2739