Venice Food & Wine Festival

A weekend of exclusive events, showcasing the finest Italian cuisine, wine and spirits.

April 6, 2018

Indulge your inner epicurean with a weekend of exclusive events, showcasing the finest Italian cuisine, wine and spirits.
Immerse yourself in the very best of Veneto culinary tradition; brought to life with cooking demos, interactive classes and tastings — all in the company of internationally celebrated chefs and wine experts.

 

A three-days  epicurean experience – from May 3rd to 6th –  showcasing Italian cuisine, wine and spirits — with a focus on the local Veneto tradition. From the Venetian cicchetti to farm-to-fork tastings, to unforgettable dinner parties hosted by Michelin-Starred Masters, Venice Food & Wine Festival offers an exclusive collection of chef demonstrations, wine tastings and dining experiences with some of the most appreciated international culinary and beverage experts, including:

  • Michelin-starred chef Giancarlo Perbellini and chef Federico Belluco of JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa’s Michelin-starred Dopolavoro restaurant,
  • James Beard Award-winning celebrity chef, author, restaurateur and 2004 FOOD & WINE Best New Chef – Scott Conant
  • 2002 FOOD & WINE Best New Chef and James Beard Award-winning chef and restaurateur Fabio Trabocchi
  • James Beard Award-winning chef Jonathan Waxman
  • James Beard Award-winning chef Melissa Kelly
  • Co-owner and beverage director of Spirited Award-winning 2017 Best American Cocktail Bar Columbia Room and 2016 FOOD & WINE Best New Mixologist JP Fetherston
  • Wine expert Anthony Giglio
  • FOOD & WINE’s Executive Wine Editor Ray Isle

Do not miss the opportunity to take part to an epicurean journey to discover tastes and flavors from the most authentic and iconic Venetian traditions. Take advantage of our Book early. Save big promotion at Hotel Danieli, a Luxury Collection Hotel, The Gritti Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel, or The Westin Europa & Regina and let your epicurean experience begin.

 

Hotel Danieli, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Venice

With sweeping views of the sparkling Venice lagoon, the Hotel Danieli enjoys a particularly majestic location—just steps from the legendary Palazzo Ducale, dramatic St. Mark’s Square and Basilica, and the famed Bridge of Sighs.

Biennale Arte 2019

Discover the program, the news and the main themes of the 2019 Venice Biennale: a review of events that celebrates art, design, architecture, dance and cinema and that involves the whole city. "May You Live In Interesting Times": this is the title of the 58th International Art Exhibition which takes place from 11th May to 24th November 2019.

Exploring the Natural Park of the Ampezzo Dolomites

Established in 1990, the Natural Park of the Ampezzo Dolomites is part of the UNESCO world heritage and covers an area of 11,500 hectares north of the centre of Cortina d’Ampezzo, toward the border between Veneto and Alto Adige.

The 19th Century Gran Ball Returns to Como

The 19th Century Grand Ball on Lake Como will honor the territory's customary tradition of inaugurating the new Opera season with an exquisite ball. Discover more of this event ang get ready to step into the past end experience the magical atmosphere of the nineteenth century