Austin Food + Wine Announces Line-up, Schedule & Program


Austin Food + Wine Announces Line-up, Schedule & Program

Seventh Annual Festival, April 27 – 29, 2018

Austin, TX (January 18, 2018) – Austin Food + Wine Festival co-founders Charlie Jones, partner of C3 Presents, chef Tim Love, and restaurateur Jesse Herman, in partnership with FOOD & WINE, are pleased to announce the culinary, wine & spirits and musical line-up for the seventh annual festival, April 27-29, 2018.  Tickets go on sale today, January 18, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. CT, at

The seventh annual Austin Food + Wine Festival will feature more than 40 events over three days at Auditorium Shores and Fair Market, including the debut of Friday night’s Grillin’ and Chillin’ hands-on, interactive dinner party; Rock Your Taco competition on Saturday night; Sunday Gospel Brunch; engaging cooking demonstrations; interactive fire pits helmed by an all-star lineup of chefs and celebrated pitmasters from across the country; food, wine and cocktail tastings in the Grand Taste Pavilionlive musical performanceschef tastings; book signings; and more.

Additional programming announcements will be made over the course of the spring; please visit for more information and updates.

Austin Food + Wine Announces Line-up, Schedule & Program

Tickets are on sale now! Go All-In for the ultimate culinary experience, where you’ll:

  • Enjoy tastings with the country’s top beer, wine, spirits and culinary exhibitors at the Grand Taste.
  • Explore our newly expanded Fire Pit and chat with the pros while you grab a bite off the grill.
  • Attend our exclusive evening events, Grillin’ and Chillin’ with Chef Tim Love and everyone’s favorite celebrity chef taco competition, Rock Your Taco.

Sharpen your skills while you sample delicious cuisine and endless beverages with our Weekender ticket, and add Feast Under The Stars to kick your weekend off with an intimate 5-course meal.

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The Austin Food + Wine Festival is generously sponsored by FOOD & WINE, Republic National Distributing, Barilla, Toyota and KitchenAid.

About Austin Food + Wine Festival:

The Austin Food + Wine Festival marks a compelling collaboration between C3 Presents and some of Texas’ most exciting chefs and restaurateurs, including Tim Love, Iron Chef Champion and co-host of CNBC’s Restaurant Startup, as well as owner/chef of TLC Catering, The Lonesome Dove Western Bistro, Love Shack, White Elephant Saloon, Queenie’s Steakhouse, and The Woodshed Smokehouse across Texas and Tennessee, and Jesse Herman of New Waterloo, owner of South Congress Hotel, Hotel Ella, Central Standard, Café No Sé, La Condesa, Sway and Otoko.  C3 Presents is the Austin-based event company that produces Lollapalooza in Chicago’s Grant Park, and Austin City Limits Music Festival in Austin’s Zilker Park.  The Austin Food + Wine Festival will take place April 28-30, 2017, bringing an array of taste, talent and culinary entertainment to the Capital City.  Please visit for future details on the event.


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