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Wine + Food Festival
Wine + Food + Spirits + Beer = SA Proud
May 17-20, 2018
San Antonio, TX

It’s the place to see San Antonio’s best chefs all in one place and all you pay is the price of admission to rub elbows with some of the brightest stars in our city. Not to mention, taste, taste and taste some more of the culinary creations they’ve designed. Add to the flavors your choice of wine, beer or cocktail and the setting of the Texas Hill Country and your weekend is complete at this year’s Culinaria Festival.

Wine + Food Festival Schedule:

Thursday. May 17
Tickets
Pre-Sale: $75 (General Admission)
At Door: $100 (General Admission)

Bubbles, 7:00-10:00pm, Topaz at La Cantera Resort & Spa
Cheers to a beautiful beginning! Celebrate opening night with champagne, sparkling and bubbling the night away with the best views in the city. A pool party of epic proportions that sparkles and dazzles is the theme of this evening, join us as the corks pop and the bubbles flow in the perfectly paired light bites from San Antonio’s swankiest culinary genius.

Friday, May 18

Becker Luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Becker Vineyards – SOLD OUT!!

A sumptuous and educational afternoon as guest chefs and winemakers pair courses for a quintessential Texas experience. Guest chefs include: Geronimo Lopez, Botika; David Yokuty, Tribeca 212; Lisa Astorga Watel, Bite; and Stephanie Norcio, Supper at Hotel Emma. The luncheon will feature wines poured from: Becker Vineyards, Lost Oak Winery, Llano Estacado, Haak Vineyards and more, see website for complete listing.

Friday, May 18
Tickets:

Pre-Sale: $100 (General Admission) / $125 (VIP Admission)
At Door: $150 (General Admission)

Texas Grand Tasting, 7:00-10:00pm, San Antonio Ballroom at La Cantera Resort & Spa
A decadent wine-pairing event honoring the best kitchens in town and the up and coming culinary stars who shine in them. This beautiful and festive event will induce your senses with plenty of culinary greatness. The wine is a show stopper as well, in a beautiful space, where you can expect the unexpected.

*The VIP tickets will include access to a VIP exclusive area that features a dedicated chef/restaurant with additional beverages and a few added perks that are in progress. Stay tuned for more information in the coming weeks!*

Saturday, May 19
Tickets:

Pre-Sale: $75 (General Admission) / $100 (VIP Admission) / $10 (Under 21)
At Door: $100 (General Admission) / $20 (Under 21)

Texas Taco Showdown, Culinary Districts, 12:oo – 5:00pm, La Cantera Resort & Spa
It’s a Taco Showdown as big as Texas, y’all! Friends from across the state battle it out with our very own San Antonio Taco Experts to determine who has the best and who can walk out with bragging rights for the next year. Attendees have the challenge of tasting their way to the decision. It’s a fight that we just can’t but taco about!  Also enjoy food seminars, demos, wine, beer and cocktails, and plenty of shopping at the Culinary District with pop up restaurants, a variety of experiential hospitality and more.

*The VIP tickets will include access to a VIP exclusive area that features a dedicated chef/restaurant with additional beverages and a few added perks that are in progress. Stay tuned for more information in the coming weeks!*

Saturday, May 19                                                                                                                                                                              
The Sunset Party, Plaza San Saba, 7:00-9:00pm, La Cantera Resort & Spa                                                            
Cash Bar and Light Bites (No Ticket Required)

Stroll around the grounds of the resort while taking in the stunning Hill Country Sunset, this super causal sunset extravaganza is the perfect ending to a Saturday filled with goodness. Enjoy the view and the wine and relax. The best views will be directly ahead.

Sunday, May 20
Tickets:

Pre-Sale: $75 (General Admission) / $100 (VIP Admission) / $10 (Under 21)
At Door: $100 (General Admission) / $20 (Under 21)

Burgers, BBQ & Beer, Culinary Districts, 12:00 – 5:00 pm,  La Cantera Resort & Spa
Grill stations manned by your favorite chefs and plenty of smoke, is the recipe for an outdoor event that takes the concept of a backyard party to new heights. The Texas Hill Country is the scenic backdrop for enjoying re-imagined Burgers, BBQ and beer, plus tasty seminars, demos, wine, cocktails and plenty of shopping at the Culinary District with pop up restaurants, a variety of experiential hospitality and more.

*The VIP tickets will include access to a VIP exclusive area that features a dedicated chef/restaurant with additional beverages and a few added perks that are in progress. Stay tuned for more information in the coming weeks!*

Want to stay?  If you want to stay on property and have all of the Best of San Antonio and beyond come to you – Look no further than La Cantera Resort & Spa. They have what you need to settle in for a long weekend of Wine + Food Festival Fun!

Use promo code: CULINARIA18 for rates starting at $249 for standard rooms; $349 for SEVEN, a 46-room “adults only” guest floor experience with complimentary valet, personal concierge, private check-in and pool access for guests 21 and over; and $399 for The Villas, an oasis nestled within the heart of the Hill Country with 34 highly appointed guest rooms and suites, complimentary valet, personal concierge, private check-in, and golf cart for easy access to resort amenities. Click your way to a weekend stay here ->->->  Wine + Food Festival Room Rates

 

 

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