Charlotte's Wine & Food Weekend April 24-27, 2019: The Place To Be If You Love Great Food and Wine!
The Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend is a non-profit organization that organizes wine and food events and auctions to raise money for children's charities in Charlotte. The Weekend brings together leading wine makers and chefs from around the world to celebrate and promote public knowledge of and appreciation for great wine and food. In 2014 Forbes Travel Guide ranked the Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend as one of the top five in the United States. More recently it was chosen as a must-attend wine event by the Sommeliers Choice Awards.
Since 1989 the Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend has contributed $5+ million to causes benefitting Charlotte area children and their families. Proceeds from the upcoming Weekend will benefit 2019 benefit five local children’s charities; Charlotte Concerts, Pat’s Place, Mitchell’s Fund, The Relatives, and The Council for Children’s Rights.
The 2019 Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend will feature:
- Restaurant Vintner Dinners: Thursday, April 25th, beginning at 6:30 pm. For a complete list of participating restaurants, click here.
- Grand Tasting & Silent Auction: Friday, April 26th from 6:30 pm till 9:30 pm at the Wells Fargo Atrium. Click here for more information about the Grand Tasting event.
- Wine Seminars: Saturday, April 27th at various times in the afternoon. Click here for more information about the wine seminars.
- The Lucky 13 Experience: Saturday, April 27th, the exclusive, 1000-point wine tasting and a 300-point wine dinner is already sold out as it's limited to just 60 guests. But you can read about The Lucky 13 Experience here and perhaps whet your appetite for the 2020 Wine & Food Weekend.
If you are an aficionado of great food and a wine enthusiast... there's no better place to be the weekend of April 24-27 than the Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend. And what's better than indulging your taste buds while helping raise money for great causes for children in the Charlotte region? Bon appetit!