What: Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival
When: September 20 - 23, 2018
Where: Marble House
Tickets: Prices & Purchase
The Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival returns September 20 – 23, 2018 to the spectacular Marble House lawn with special events, celebrity appearances and a two-day Grand Tasting on Saturday, September 22 and Sunday, September 23 with the chance to sample hundreds of wines from around the world and cuisine from nearly two dozen local restaurants and caterers.
NEW THIS YEAR
Internationally acclaimed fashion designer and cookbook author Zac Posen will headline the Grand Tasting, cooking on the MONOGRAM Culinary Stage on Saturday, September 22 and signing copies of his cookbook, Cooking with Zac. Enjoy A Conversation with Zac Posen, where you'll delight in lively and engaging conversation with Posen in the Marble House Gold Ballroom before heading out to the Grand Tasting.
Also participating in weekend cooking and grilling demonstrations will be local and regional favorites including Lydia Shire of Boston’s Scampo, Terence Feury of Forty 1˚ North in Newport, Maura Kilpatrick of Sofra Bakery in Cambridge, Jorge Espinoza of Gurney's Newport Resort & Marina, Jose Enrique of Jose Enrique in San Juan, and Kolin Vazzoler of Simi Winery.
TWO-DAY GRAND TASTING
The Marble House lawn will be the setting for the two-day Grand Tastings, which offer guests an afternoon of entertainment, plus the opportunity to sample hundreds of wines from around the world alongside fabulous food from local, regional and national chefs, artisanal food purveyors, cooking demos on the Monogram Culinary Stage, interactive activities and an exquisite ocean view.
Explore a series of wine & food seminars presented at The Breakers Stable & Carriage House throughout the weekend. Led by vintners and industry experts, seminars will introduce a range of topics and discussions, from oysters to cheese & wine pairings, champagne & caviar, a bourbon tasting and more.
For more information on all of the weekend's events and to purchase tickets for the 2018 Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival, visit NewportMansionsWineAndFood.org.
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