The Saratoga Performing Arts Center is pleased to present the 16th Annual Saratoga Wine & Food Festival and Concours D’Elegance, taking place September 9-11th, 2016. Over the course of the weekend, patrons will indulge in a variety of premier wines, spirits and exhibitors from across the country, live cooking demos on the BlueStar Culinary Stage presented by Adirondack Appliance, all while enjoying mouthwatering cuisine from some of the finest restaurants in the Capital Region.
It’s time to get up close and personal with expert chefs, wine connoisseurs, and luxury automobile experts for a great cause! The goal of the Festival is to help raise funds for the Saratoga Performing Art’s Center Children’s Education Program. This year’s weekend of events is guaranteed to be a weekend no food, wine and car lover can resist! Headlining the Festival weekend are Food Network stars Anne Burrell and Marc Murphy, Spike TV’s Josh Capon, and the world’s best sommelier, Joshua Wesson The Saratoga Wine and Food Festival invite you to spend the day exploring this year’s Grand Tasting!
Saturday’s Grand Tasting is centered on unparalleled wines, spirits, authentic products and the region’s top restaurants. This daytime event, is taking place on Saturday, September 10th from 12 P.M. to 4 P.M. For our VIP guests, doors open at 12 P.M., offering them a full hour all to themselves to eat, drink and meet the chefs! VIP guests will also enjoy an array of fine foods, premier drinks and live music in an upscale and elegant VIP only room. All guests will get the opportunity to savor exquisite foods created by more than 30 chefs in the Capital Region, culinary demonstrations, live auction, mystery wall, and sip on cocktails, wine and beer. As if this day couldn’t get any better, The Saratoga Automobile Museum is presenting a show of luxury collector cars including classes of Shelby Cobra, Alfa Romeo, Porsche, Lancia, Maserati, Ferrari, Lamborghini, and much more! What more could you possibly need on a beautiful day in Saratoga Springs? This is one event, you definitely don’t want to miss out on!