Announcing The 2019 Craft Food and Wine Festival In Downtown Memphis

Posted by Holly Whitfield | January 18th 2019 4045 0

Get ready to add another amazing event to your calendar, fellow foodies, because the inaugural Craft Food and Wine Festival launches this summer! On June 23, you can sample local bread, cheese, cured meat, fruit preserves, plenty of delectable beverages from more than 40 local artisans and vendors.

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Photo by Holden Mize.

Details and ticket information:

The Craft Food and Wine Festival is June 23, 2019 at The Columns in downtown Memphis, and there are two Tasting Sessions. One is from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and the other is from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. You select your session when you purchase tickets. With your tickets, you’ll receive a small board and glass for tasting, samples from the vendors including beer, wine, and cider. This Memphis food festival is for guests 21 and up only.

VIP ticket holders get early access and a VIP Lounge with hors d’oeuvres, wine and beer pairings, and a swag bag. Early Bird tickets are on sale February 1 – 28 and are $59.98. VIP Tickets are $123.64. Tickets are on sale now, and you can get them here.

Craft Food and Wine Festival actually has a great website with all the info you need to know right there on the front page (a novel idea, I know!) so check that out here.

Event partners are Downtown Memphis Commission, Edible Memphis, and City Tasting Tours. The event benefits Church Health Center.

Photo by Holden Mize

P.S. Don’t confuse this with Vintage901 Weekend (March 1-3, read more here) or the Memphis Food & Wine Festival (October 12, read more here). Go There:

2019 Craft Food and Wine Festival 
The Columns
40 South Main Street
Memphis, Tenn. 38103

June 23, 2019
1st Tasting Session: 4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
2nd Tasting Session: 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
21 and up only 

Author: Holly Whitfield

I write about what’s going on with Memphis music, food, arts, events, sports, people, and culture. Memphians love Elvis and barbeque with a passion that must be seen to be believed, but there is so much more to this place.

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