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Mark Your Calendars For The 2020 Wine & Food Festival!

With seven events over seven days, Westchester Magazine’s 10th Annual Wine & Food Festival is a celebration of gourmet food, exceptional wines, beer, spirits, mouth-watering burgers, and award-winning chefs. Join the more than 7,000 guests who will sip and savor, enjoy the county’s finest plates and pours while mingling with Westchester’s top chefs, sommeliers, and specialty food purveyors. With exclusive dinners, tastings, and demos, the Wine & Food Festival is a not-to-be missed experience celebrating the culinary spirit of Westchester County.

Mark your calendars now for the 10th Annual Wine & Food Festival on June 8-14th, 2020! Check back for more details on the chefs, restaurants, dishes, and wines in the coming months.

Tickets

Reserve Your Spot

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Italian Wine Experience with Kevin Zraly


Gigante Restaurant & Bar, Eastchester, NY
6pm-8pm
Price: $95
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No one under 21 will be admitted. No Infants, Children, Strollers, or Pets allowed.

Sip, swirl, and savor a variety of fine Italian wines as renowned wine expert, author and founder of Windows on the World Wine School, Kevin Zraly, leads a walk-around tasting on the nuances of Italian wine in an up-close, intimate setting.

Our Italian Wines will be announced soon!

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Party on the Pier at Playland


Playland, Rye
6pm-9pm
Price: $50 (includes all food & beverages)
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No one under 21 will be admitted. No Infants, Children, Strollers, or Pets allowed.

Westchester Magazine’s Wine & Food Festival moves to the beach with the brand-new Party on the Pier at Playland! Guests will enjoy a fun-filled evening on the Playland boardwalk overlooking the beautiful Long Island Sound while enjoying samples of summer favorites from local restaurants and food trucks plus beer, wine, cocktails and live music. The highlight of the night will be our 3rd Annual Bartender Shake-Off, featuring Westchester’s top bartenders competing for Best Bartender honors.

2020 Party on the Pier at Playland Participating Restaurants will be announced soon!

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Burger & Beer Blast

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Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla
6pm-10pm
Price: $75 (includes all food & beverages)
Party Pack of 10: $700
*Party Pack Not Available at the Door
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No one under 21 will be admitted. No Infants, Children, Strollers, or Pets allowed.

Burgers, beer, music, wine, spirits, food trucks and the best grilling this side of the Hudson River all come together at Westchester’s ultimate block party! Top local chefs present their unique take on the all-American burger as they compete for the Best Burger Award.

2020 Burger & Beer Blast Participating Restaurants



Aj’s Burgers
BV’s Grill
Captain Lawrence Brewing Company
Coopers Mill
Latusion
Mima Vinoteca
Northa End Tavern
Prime 16
RiverMarket Bar & Ktichen
Route B
Smokehouse Tailgate Grill
Southern Table
The Dog Den
The Horse Hound & Inn
The Rare Bit
The Rye Roadhouse
The Wooden Spoon
Westchester Burger Company


Food Trucks:
Crafty Cue BBQ
Jimmy’s Soft Serve
Longford’s Mobile Scoop Shoppe
Sloppie Joe’s
Walter’s Hot Dogs Truck
Westchester Burger Co Food Truck

More To Be Announced Soon!

Saturday, June 13, 2020

Grand Tasting Village

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Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla
12pm-4pm
Price: $85 (includes all food & beverages)
*Party Line Connoisseurs Ticket: $125
*includes ticket to the Grand Tasting Village, Admission to the exclusive Party Line Connoisseurs Tent with high-end wine, food, wine seminars with Kevin Zraly and reserved seating at the Chef Demos (first come, first serve)

TICKETS

No one under 21 will be admitted. No Infants, Children, Strollers, or Pets allowed.


The signature event of the Wine & Food Festival, the Grand Tasting Village features tastings from 50+ local restaurants and more than 200 wines & spirits. Chef demonstrations and a variety of food trucks create a gastronomic delight for food and wine lovers.

2020 Grand Tasting Village Participating Restaurants


3 Westerly
808 Bistro
Benjamin Steakhouse
Chutney Masala Bistro
Coffee Labs Roasters
Cooked & Co
Coopers Mill
Fin & Brew
La Chinita Poblano
Mediterraneo
Quenas Restaurant
RaaSa
Rafele Rye
Risotto
Sambal
The Burrito Poblano
The Horse & Hound Inn
The Poppery
The Rare Bit
Tredici North
Wood & Fire


Food Trucks:
Graziella’s Italian Kitchen on Wheels
Latusion Food Truck

More To Be Announced Soon!

Saturday, June 13, 2020

Party Line Connoisseurs Tent at the
Grand Tasting Village


Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla
12pm-4pm
*Party Line Connoisseurs Tent Ticket Price: $125
*includes ticket to the Grand Tasting Village, Admission to the exclusive Party Line Connoisseurs Tent with high-end wine, food, wine seminars with Kevin Zraly and reserved seating at the Chef Demos (first come, first serve)

TICKETS

No one under 21 will be admitted. No Infants, Children, Strollers, or Pets allowed.


Spend the day like a VIP in the Party Line Connoisseurs Tent! This private area features an exclusive lounge for relaxing while you sample the event’s highest quality wines along with dishes from the area’s top restaurants including Gigante’s Restaurant & Bar, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, & The Dessertist. Wine expert, author and educator Kevin Zraly will be leading Wine Seminars throughout the day focusing on the vintages being served in the Party Line Connoisseurs Tent.

Entrance to this exclusive area and the wine seminars are only for guests purchasing Party Line Connoisseurs Tent tickets and includes access to all Grand Tasting Village events.
 

2020 Party Line Connoisseurs Tent Wines & Spirits
will be announced soon!


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The Fun In Pictures

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Want to see more? Here are more pictures from last year’s events: Salute! A Wine Tasting Tour of Italy; Taste & Style;
Burger & Beer Blast; An Evening with Westchester’s Tastemakers; Grand Tasting Village; and Jr. Chef Experience.

Watch our recap video of the 2019 Wine & Food Festival thanks to Enormous Creative:

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Westchester Parks Foundation (formerly Friends of Westchester County Parks) engages the public to advocate for and invest in the preservation, conservation, use, and enjoyment of the 18,000 acres of parks, trails, and open spaces within the Westchester County Parks system.

Westchester Parks Foundation creates and manages programs that unite people from all corners of the county to gather together, where they are inspired to care for, learn about, and enjoy our parks. Our programs are purposeful, engage the public, and enrich our park system. WPF makes physical improvements to our park system, recognizing that public action and private support must join together to secure the future of our park infrastructure and the enhancements that help our parks thrive. Since their inception in 1977, WPF has overseen the investment of more than $14 Million into Westchester County Parks.

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