Wine + Food Festival | September 26-29

We can’t wait to celebrate with you and THANK YOU for many years of amazing opportunities for our culinary and beverage scene to shine like the bright Texas Stars that they are. We know you have choices when attending events and we want to take a moment to say thank you for choosing ours. Cheers to 20 Years!

 
 
Thursday, September 26 | Bubbles    La Cantera Resort & Spa, Topaz (Adult Pool, 21 & Older only) 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM | $75 General Admission | $100 At the Door (if available)  Twist. Pop. Fizz. Sounds that make hearts happy signaling all the bubbles including champagne, sparkling, bubbly cocktails and a breathtaking venue.

Thursday, September 26 | Bubbles
La Cantera Resort & Spa, Topaz (Adult Pool, 21 & Older only)
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM | $75 General Admission | $100 At the Door (if available)
Twist. Pop. Fizz. Sounds that make hearts happy signaling all the bubbles including champagne, sparkling, bubbly cocktails and a breathtaking venue.

SOLD OUT!     Friday, September 27 | Becker Luncheon,  SOLD OUT!!!!  Becker Vineyards 11:30 AM |   $75 (Advance Purchase Only)   One of the longest running events of the Wine + Food Festival and no two luncheons have ever been the same. Dr. & Mrs. Becker curate a meal of perfection with four talented chefs, perfectly accompanied by wines from Becker Vineyards and visiting winemakers. Add in the stories from all plus the backdrop of Becker Vineyards and it is indeed the beginning of a weekend celebration.

SOLD OUT!

Friday, September 27 | Becker Luncheon, SOLD OUT!!!!
Becker Vineyards
11:30 AM |
$75 (Advance Purchase Only)
One of the longest running events of the Wine + Food Festival and no two luncheons have ever been the same. Dr. & Mrs. Becker curate a meal of perfection with four talented chefs, perfectly accompanied by wines from Becker Vineyards and visiting winemakers. Add in the stories from all plus the backdrop of Becker Vineyards and it is indeed the beginning of a weekend celebration.

Friday, September 27 | Arte Agave La Cantera Resort & Spa - San Antonio Grand Ballroom 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM | $75 General Admission/$100 At the Door | $125 VIP (Advance Purchase Only, Limited Availability)  Tequila, Tequila, Tequila, amazing food and ART! THAT is the theme of this over the top nod to our neighbors. We’re celebrating unique and fine agave spirits + arts + entertainment inspired by the richness of Latino culture. You don’t want to miss this very spirited event!

Friday, September 27 | Arte Agave
La Cantera Resort & Spa - San Antonio Grand Ballroom
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM | $75 General Admission/$100 At the Door | $125 VIP (Advance Purchase Only, Limited Availability)
Tequila, Tequila, Tequila, amazing food and ART! THAT is the theme of this over the top nod to our neighbors. We’re celebrating unique and fine agave spirits + arts + entertainment inspired by the richness of Latino culture. You don’t want to miss this very spirited event!

Friday, September 27 | Agave Late Party  La Cantera Resort - Grille 254 10:00pm | $20   Not quite done yet? Head over to Grille 254 and settle in for some late night bites and some cocktails.      Buy Tickets!

Friday, September 27 | Agave Late Party
La Cantera Resort - Grille 254
10:00pm | $20

Not quite done yet? Head over to Grille 254 and settle in for some late night bites and some cocktails.

Buy Tickets!

SOLD OUT!     Saturday, September 28 | Cadillac Class Series   11:00 AM Demystifying the World of Sparkling Wine   Demystifying the World of Sparkling Wine We all love bubbles in wine. From Prosecco in Mimosas to Cristal Champagne in music videos, to everything in between. But how are they the same, and more importantly, how are they different? Join us as we explore and demystify the world’s different sparkling wines and more importantly, taste them!

SOLD OUT!

Saturday, September 28 | Cadillac Class Series
11:00 AM
Demystifying the World of Sparkling Wine

Demystifying the World of Sparkling Wine We all love bubbles in wine. From Prosecco in Mimosas to Cristal Champagne in music videos, to everything in between. But how are they the same, and more importantly, how are they different? Join us as we explore and demystify the world’s different sparkling wines and more importantly, taste them!

Saturday, September 28 | Cadillac Class Series 11:45 AM The Art of Sake   Sake continues to gain a popular following in San Antonio as more people are turning to the wine for its pairing possibilities. Learn more about the basics of sake and the various varietals.

Saturday, September 28 | Cadillac Class Series
11:45 AM
The Art of Sake

Sake continues to gain a popular following in San Antonio as more people are turning to the wine for its pairing possibilities. Learn more about the basics of sake and the various varietals.


Saturday, September 28 | Cadillac Class Series  1:00 PM The Great Grapes of Texas   Grape growing in Texas has come a long way– and while the traditional varietals fare well, there are some grape surprises in the mix. Taste the wines that are proving Texas is more than just a cabernet.

Saturday, September 28 | Cadillac Class Series
1:00 PM
The Great Grapes of Texas

Grape growing in Texas has come a long way– and while the traditional varietals fare well, there are some grape surprises in the mix. Taste the wines that are proving Texas is more than just a cabernet.


SOLD OUT!     Saturday, September 28 | Cadillac Class Series 1:30 PM Cocktail Basics by Redemption / Crafting Classic Cocktails at your Home Bar   Learn the Classic Cocktail categories and how to tell them apart. This seminar will teach you the basics of craft cocktails and how to make your next cocktail party a SMASH!

SOLD OUT!

Saturday, September 28 | Cadillac Class Series
1:30 PM
Cocktail Basics by Redemption / Crafting Classic Cocktails at your Home Bar

Learn the Classic Cocktail categories and how to tell them apart. This seminar will teach you the basics of craft cocktails and how to make your next cocktail party a SMASH!


Saturday, September 28 | Cadillac Class Series 2:15 PM Old World Vs. New World: The Rise of Tempranillo    The grape that grows so well in Spain also does well in other parts of the world too, including Texas. Taste how the Texas varietal stands up against Old World favorites.

Saturday, September 28 | Cadillac Class Series
2:15 PM
Old World Vs. New World: The Rise of Tempranillo


The grape that grows so well in Spain also does well in other parts of the world too, including Texas. Taste how the Texas varietal stands up against Old World favorites.


Saturday, September 28 | Cadillac Class Series 2:30 PM Master Class: Experience the Art of Whiskey Blending   In this hands-on seminar, participants will experience the magical ways chemistry, environment and people interact with whiskey. Heather Greene, CEO and lead blender at Ben Milam Whiskey and Marlene Holmes, master distiller at Ben Milam Whiskey, invite you to taste Texas whiskey straight from the barrel, and blend batches to understand how the sum is greater than the parts.

Saturday, September 28 | Cadillac Class Series
2:30 PM
Master Class: Experience the Art of Whiskey Blending

In this hands-on seminar, participants will experience the magical ways chemistry, environment and people interact with whiskey. Heather Greene, CEO and lead blender at Ben Milam Whiskey and Marlene Holmes, master distiller at Ben Milam Whiskey, invite you to taste Texas whiskey straight from the barrel, and blend batches to understand how the sum is greater than the parts.

Saturday, September 28 | The Grand Tasting La Cantera Resort & Spa, San Antonio Grand Ballroom 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM | $100 General Admission/$100 At the Door | $150 VIP  (VIP SOLD OUT!)   This Masquerade Tasting is the swankiest party around. Bring your masks and your fun. We love a great theme and a masquerade is perfect for this year of surprises, as that is what we have in store for The Grand Tasting. The deliciousness that you know to be true to this event including the best bites from our San Antonio chefs and restaurants along with wines from across the globe and spirits showcasing creative cocktails are the perfect stage for this event of grandeur. Lively entertainment and an evening of who’s who offer a true celebration.  The Grand Tasting VIP is presented by Becker Vineyards and will feature special wines for the evening as well as a commemorative glass.

Saturday, September 28 | The Grand Tasting
La Cantera Resort & Spa, San Antonio Grand Ballroom
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM | $100 General Admission/$100 At the Door | $150 VIP (VIP SOLD OUT!)
This Masquerade Tasting is the swankiest party around. Bring your masks and your fun. We love a great theme and a masquerade is perfect for this year of surprises, as that is what we have in store for The Grand Tasting. The deliciousness that you know to be true to this event including the best bites from our San Antonio chefs and restaurants along with wines from across the globe and spirits showcasing creative cocktails are the perfect stage for this event of grandeur. Lively entertainment and an evening of who’s who offer a true celebration.

The Grand Tasting VIP is presented by Becker Vineyards and will feature special wines for the evening as well as a commemorative glass.

Saturday, September 28 | Masquerade Late Party  La Cantera Resort - Grille 254 10:00pm | $20   Not quite done yet? Head over to Grille 254 and settle in for some late night bites and some cocktails.      BUY TICKETS!

Saturday, September 28 | Masquerade Late Party
La Cantera Resort - Grille 254
10:00pm | $20

Not quite done yet? Head over to Grille 254 and settle in for some late night bites and some cocktails.

BUY TICKETS!

Sunday, September 29 | Burgers & Beer La Cantera Resort & Spa - Clubhouse Parking 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM  | $65 General Admission/$100 At the Door | $100 VIP (Advance Purchase Only, Limited Availability) | $10 Ages 6-20 (Ages 5 and under are free)   The smoky finale to end all the indulgence of a long-weekend, and it’s not over yet! Bring out the casual wear and prepare to devour all the flavor the grills produce as some of San Antonio’s best chefs leave their kitchens and create the biggest and best backyard party. The afternoon is complete with your choice of what goes best with a burger – beer, wine or a cocktail and, of course, live music.  Burgers & Beer VIP is presented by Garrison Brothers Distillery. Join Garrison Brothers Master Distiller, Donnis Todd, as he walks us through the evolution of the greatest whiskey in the world: bourbon. Learn how to properly nose, sip and savor a glass of the finest, while he shares the story of how Garrison Brothers became the first legal bourbon distillery in Texas.

Sunday, September 29 | Burgers & Beer
La Cantera Resort & Spa - Clubhouse Parking
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
| $65 General Admission/$100 At the Door | $100 VIP (Advance Purchase Only, Limited Availability) | $10 Ages 6-20 (Ages 5 and under are free)
The smoky finale to end all the indulgence of a long-weekend, and it’s not over yet! Bring out the casual wear and prepare to devour all the flavor the grills produce as some of San Antonio’s best chefs leave their kitchens and create the biggest and best backyard party. The afternoon is complete with your choice of what goes best with a burger – beer, wine or a cocktail and, of course, live music.

Burgers & Beer VIP is presented by Garrison Brothers Distillery. Join Garrison Brothers Master Distiller, Donnis Todd, as he walks us through the evolution of the greatest whiskey in the world: bourbon. Learn how to properly nose, sip and savor a glass of the finest, while he shares the story of how Garrison Brothers became the first legal bourbon distillery in Texas.


Ticket packages

THE FULL EXPERIENCE - PARTY OF ONE  ONE TICKET TO: BUBBLES ARTE AGAVE THE GRAND TASTING MASQUERADE BURGERS & BEER

THE FULL EXPERIENCE - PARTY OF ONE

ONE TICKET TO:
BUBBLES
ARTE AGAVE
THE GRAND TASTING MASQUERADE
BURGERS & BEER

WEEKEND FUN: PARTY OF ONE  ONE TICKET TO: ARTE AGAVE THE GRAND TASTING MASQUERADE BURGERS & BEER

WEEKEND FUN: PARTY OF ONE

ONE TICKET TO:
ARTE AGAVE
THE GRAND TASTING MASQUERADE
BURGERS & BEER

CORPORATE APPETIZER: PARTY OF FOUR  FOUR TICKETS TO: BUBBLES ARTE AGAVE THE GRAND TASTING MASQUERADE BURGERS & BEER

CORPORATE APPETIZER: PARTY OF FOUR

FOUR TICKETS TO:
BUBBLES
ARTE AGAVE
THE GRAND TASTING MASQUERADE
BURGERS & BEER

CORPORATE FOODIE: PARTY OF TEN  TEN TICKETS TO: BUBBLES ARTE AGAVE THE GRAND TASTING MASQUERADE BURGERS & BEER

CORPORATE FOODIE: PARTY OF TEN

TEN TICKETS TO:
BUBBLES
ARTE AGAVE
THE GRAND TASTING MASQUERADE
BURGERS & BEER

Thank you to our amazing sponsors!