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2017 Autumn Food & Wine Festival

The Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine Festival is considered one of Lake Tahoe’s premier gourmet events. Enjoy three full days of cooking seminars and demonstrations, culinary competitions, wine tastings, a Farm to Tahoe dinner, live music, a gourmet marketplace, and more.

Seminars for the 2017 event range from intimate tastings to large-scale, gastronomic celebrations in the Village. The grand finale for the Lake Tahoe Autumn Food & Wine Festival is the Grand Tasting, which features food from the finest regional restaurants, prepared by top local caterers and chefs, paired with premium world-class wineries and breweries.

This is an incredible opportunity to sample the culinary and wine making talents of the chef’s and wineries you always wanted to try, including the newest restaurants in the area.

Eventbrite - 2017 Lake Tahoe Autumn Food & Wine Festival at Northstar California

Schedule of Events

Friday, September 8th, 2017

3:45pm – 5:00pm | Art of Mixology | The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

5:00pm - 6:00pm | The Backyard Brick Oven Experience | The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

6:00pm – 9:00pm |Farm-to-Tahoe Dinner | Northstar California, Zephyr Lodge

8:15pm – 10:30pm | Mountainside Tahoe Stargazing w/ Tahoe Star Tours |The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

Saturday, September 9th, 2017

11:00am – 5:00pm | Gourmet Marketplace Vendor Fair | The Village at Northstar

11:00am – 3:00pm | Take a Hike! Progressive Picnic | Northstar California

11:30am – 1:15pm | Sips & Salutations | The Village at Northstar

12:00pm – 4:00pm | Village Wine and Brew Walk | The Village at Northstar

12:00pm – 4:00pm | Kid’s Zone| The Village at Northstar

12:00pm – 1:15pm | Mountain Kid’s Cook-Off | The Village at Northstar, Village Stage

1:30pm – 4:00pm | Vertical Mountainside Tasting | Northstar California

4:45pm – 6:00pm | Blazing Pans Mountain Chef Cook-Off © | The Village at Northstar, Village Stage

6:00pm – 9:00pm | Tahoe Long Table Harvest Dinner | The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

6:30pm – 9:00pm | Charbay Distillery & Winery Annual Release Party | Northstar California, Zephyr Lodge

7:30pm – 9:30pm | Wine’d Down Movie Night | The Village at Northstar

8:15pm – 10:00pm | Tahoe Star Tours | Northstar California, Dark Skies Comosarium

Sunday, September 10th, 2017

11:00am – 4:00pm | Gourmet Marketplace Vendor Fair | The Village at Northstar

11:30am – 2:30pm | Champagne Brunch | The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe

1:00pm – 4:00pm | Grand Tasting & Culinary Competition | The Village at Northstar


More seminars coming soon

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