Schedule

Apr
20
Thu
THE BLIND TASTING @ Bienville Social
Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm

Guests will swirl, sniff and sip their way through more than 100 red and white wines participating in the Galveston Island Food and Wine Festival. Each bottle wears a disguise so attendees must rely solely on their palate to discern the story behind each vintage. The three top scoring red and white wines will advance to the Chaine des Rôtisseurs Dinner where one will be named the festival’s Grand Champion.

  • Time
    • 6 – 7:30 PM (Round One)
    • 8 – 9:30 PM (Round Two)
Apr
27
Thu
THE CHAINE DINNER @ To be determined
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Irresistible food, superb wines and some amazing surprises. At the Chaine des Rôtisseurs Dinner, invited guests will blind taste the top 3 red and 3 white wines, selected during the preliminary blind tasting, to determine the festival’s Grand Champion, Grand Reserve Champion and Reserve Champion.

The Chaîne des Rôtisseurs is the oldest and largest food and wine society in the world. The United States chapter, now in its 54th year, is comprised of 6,000 gourmands, gourmets, gastronomes, chefs, restaurateurs, hoteliers, oenologists, winery owners, sommeliers and food and wine educators. The tradition of enjoying fine dining and the camaraderie of friends at dinners and events continues at the Galveston Island Food and Wine Festival.

May
5
Fri
PREMIUM PAIRING @ Galveston Island Convention Center
May 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Premium Tasting showcases bold  flavors paired with an exclusive selection of premium wines from participating vineyards. Savvy food and wine enthusiasts will toast and taste the evening away.

May
6
Sat
5K FUN RUN – Pop, Fizz, Clink!
May 6 @ 9:00 am

Lace up your kicks and raise your little finger, it’s time to toast the 2nd Annual Galveston Island Food and Wine Festival Champagne Run! This morning race takes runners along the beautiful Seawall of Galveston Island and across a finish line of tiny bubbles! **Please note: The Champagne 5K welcomes runners of all ages, but you must be 21+ to enjoy the bubbly!

Registration Categories

5K Only

Individual: $35.00

Increases to $40.00 on March 31st

5K Champagne (with finish line Champagne)

Individual: $45.00

Increases to $50.00 on March 31st

5K Champagne + Ticket to Grand Tasting**

Individual: $115.00

Additional Information: CLICK HERE 

Please note: The Champagne 5K welcomes runners of all ages, but you must be 21+ to enjoy the bubbly! Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds!

THE GRAND TASTING @ Galveston Island Convention Center
May 6 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Grand Tasting is a delicious opportunity for guests to sip and savor an impressive array of wines and inventive dishes presented as tapas style plates.

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