The Georgia Food + Wine Festival at Jim R. Miller Park in Marietta is the event of the season for food lovers and chefs! From March 24 to 27, 2022, this year’s festival will feature live music, celebrity chef appearances, demonstrations, tastings and more! The event is partnering with MUST Ministries to benefit the nonprofit’s mission of providing food, housing and assistance to the surrounding community.
In the festival’s inaugural year, there is excitement “for all tastebuds!” From live music and a Georgia Celebrity Chef Stage to unlimited beer, spirits and wine, the three-day event will be one to remember.
Drinks, Meat ‘n’ Three!
A luncheon event, Drinks, Meat ‘n’ Three is the festival kick-off celebration featuring wine, beer and whiskey tastings, as well as several lunch plate combos! Tickets for this event start at $39 per person.
From 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. on March 25, 2022, barbecue lovers can rejoice at the Fired-Up event! Offering a wide variety of the South’s charred favorites in an all-inclusive event featuring meat, seafood and vegetarian options from Georgia’s pitmasters and chefs. Tickets start at $145 per person and each purchase includes a souvenir glass.
On March 26, 2022, from 1 to 4 p.m., several of the state’s top chefs and restaurants are gathering for an afternoon of delicious flavors. Tickets start at $145 per person and each purchase includes a souvenir wine glass and an RFID wristband with 10 culinary credits to purchase drinks and food from participating vendors.
To finish out the weekend, the Sunday/Funday event features a lineup of artisans, food trucks, farmers and beverage stations to help chase away the Monday blues! Featuring a Bloody Mary Bar, Frosé, mimosas and champagne, each attendee will receive a souvenir cup to keep the good times (and flavors) flowing. Tickets for this event start at $25 per person.
Georgia Masters Classes
The perfect gift for the chef in your life, the Georgia Food + Wine Festival features a unique master class event headed by top Georgia celebrity chefs. On March 25, 2022, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., attendees will have the opportunity to sample food and drink while learning from chefs and beverage experts. Each attendee will also receive an autographed book! Tickets start at $65 per person.
Georgia Celebrity Chef Stage
The Georgia Celebrity Chef Stage will showcase southern-grown talent in three demo events. Mark your calendars for March 26, 2022, from 1:15 to 4 p.m. and March 27, 2022, from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!
The first 100 attendees seated at the Georgia Celebrity Chef Cooking Demo Stage will have the opportunity to enjoy demo samplings.
Other events featured at the Georgia Food + Wine Festival include Best of Cobb, a VIP Lounge and an oyster roast. Presented by the Marietta Daily Journal, the festival also features live music stages headlined by Lance Price, J. Scott Thompson and The Weekend Getaway Band.
The festival is actively seeking volunteers for every event. Each volunteer must be 21 years of age and will receive a commemorative festival apron, wine glass and free admission to the event. Visit the website for more information and sign up today!
Purchase your tickets on the website to begin planning an eventful and tasty weekend! The complete list of restaurant and beverage participants is available on the event website.