Premier Wine & Food Event

Beaufort Wine and Food is gearing up for its 13th Annual festival weekend, which will take place Wednesday, April 26th through Sunday April 30th, 2017. Beaufort Wine and Food has become one of Eastern NC’s premier tourism destinations, winning many accolades along the way including being named a Top 20 Event for April 2016 by the Southeast Tourism Society.
Reserve your tickets early! Get a jump start on securing your spot at our events by becoming a festival sponsor or joining Beaufort Wine and Food as a member. Call the office at 252-515-0708 to reserve your tickets today!
Beaufort Wine and Food Weekend showcases great wineries and winemakers from around the world and pairs them with food prepared by local, regional and visiting chefs in a beautiful and intimate coastal setting along the Crystal Coast.

2017 Festival Schedule of Events

NEW THIS YEAR … The wine dinners have been expanded to include Wednesday night! The dinners are held in private homes on Wednesday night and in area restaurants on Thursday night.

Wine Dinners – Private Homes
Wednesday, April 26th, $125 | 7pm Various Locations | Private home dinners. The wine dinners are held in private homes where visiting chefs will be paired up with a local chef. A featured winemaker is also present, as they guide the audience through the multi-course dinner, typically 4 – 6 courses.


Seminar – Wine, Bread, Cheese & More Thursday, April 28th | $50

3 pm, Location: NCMM Watercraft Center on Front Street

Wine Dinners – Area Restaurants
Thursday, April 27th $125 | 7:00 pm
Location: Area restaurants throughout Beaufort and surrounding areas
About – Visiting guest chefs pair up with the host restaurant to create an unforgettable culinary experience. A featured winemaker is also present, as they guide the audience through the paired dinner. Sponsor a Wine Dinner and receive an exclusive “VIP” cocktail hour leading up to the dinner for you and your guests. Arrive at 6pm to meet and greet with the winemakers, local and guest chefs. A not to be missed BW&F event!

Fashion Show Luncheon
Friday, April 28th $50 | 12:00 pm
Location: Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center
320 Front St., Beaufort NC, 28516

Historic District Wine Walkabout
Saturday, April 29th | 4:00 pm | Tickets $100
Meet Up: Beaufort Grocery Annex 115 Queen St.
Dressy Casual attire.

“Truck Stops Here”
Friday, April 29th$65 General Admission 
$90 Premium Access 8:00 pm
Location: Front Street Village
2400 Lennoxville Road, Beaufort

Saturday Night Round Up
Saturday, April 30th $65 | 7:30 - 10:30 pm
Guests and sponsors mingle with guest chefs and wine-beverage industry representatives.

Grand Reserve Tasting & Auction
Friday, April 28th $150 | 6:30 pm
Location: Front Street Village
2400 Lennoxville Road, Beaufort

Champagne Celebration Brunch
Sunday, April 30th
$100 | 12:00 noon
Location: Front Street Village
2400 Lennoxville Road, Beaufort