Our one-stop sample and shop marketplace offers a stunning array of local and regional artisanal brands, all available for you to take home. Peruse and taste unique food and beverage provisions, hand-crafted kitchen essentials, bespoke culinary products, handcrafted jewelry, accessories and more. Your favorites are back and your new favorites await. Shop ‘till you drop, y’all.CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL LIST OF ARTISAN MARKET PARTICIPANTS
In its third year, the Third Space will come alive with award-winning chefs hosting 70+ demos throughout the weekend in five flavorful areas. Let your carnivorous side go wild in Land presented by Stock Yards; dive into the delicious depths of our coastal waters in Sea presented by St. Jude Farms; enjoy a taste of our feathered friends in Air presented by Springer Mountain Farms; gobble up the hearty greens, grains and goodness in Earth; and feel the heat rising in Fire presented by Firefly Spirts.
This interactive space will also be the spot for a some recreational activities! Up for a little mini tennis anyone? Or perhaps you prefer to sip while you bowl for a strike in the bowling alley!Click Here for the Full Third Space Schedule
PRESENTED BY: Firefly Spirits
Do a little front porch sittin’ + sippin’ in Fire presented by Firefly Spirits. Here they’ll bring a glimpse of their Wadmalaw Island Distillery to the Village. Try fiery samples of this southern spirit and enjoy bites straight from the blazing Cowboy Cauldrons.
Featuring a cornucopia of delectable food + beverage exhibitors from around the country, The Hub is a delicious way to experience top restaurants, purveyors, spirits, and culinary creations that you won’t soon forget. Satisfy Your Thirst with South Carolina’s finest, discover how to bring the bar to your kitchen with Grand Marnier’s Cooking with Cocktails, and delight in the world of Hendrick’s Gin.CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL LIST OF THE HUB PARTICIPANTS
Cooking with Cocktails
PRESENTED BY: Grand Marnier
Grand Marnier, known for its remarkable combination of premium blend cognac and exotic oranges will be holding court at the epicenter of the Culinary Village Hub.
Join an elite line up of chefs and mixologists as they showcase the marriage of artfully crafted Grand Marnier cocktails with epic culinary creations. These pairings will showcase the diversity of one of the world’s most beloved spirits – its complex flavor and rich history dating back to 1880.
Rosé Garden + Grilling
PRESENTED BY: Château d'Esclans
Guess who’s back, back again?! This glorious outdoor rosé cafe is straight outta’ Provence. Sip the day away with our friends at Château d’Esclans in the Rosé Garden while cheering on your favorite chefs cooking live on Big Green Eggs. Le Creuset is joining in on the fun this year with a tasting challenge that will put your tastebuds to the test!Click Here for the Full Rosé Garden + Grilling Schedule
PRESENTED BY: Williams Sonoma
Back by popular demand, our friends at Williams Sonoma have called upon some of their favorite culinary masters for a unique series of Kitchen Cameos. This year’s program of chef demos + tastings will include tasty sandwiches of all sorts at The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread; all things green at Eats shoots + leaves; and some of your most favorite restaurant’s signature dishes at “I Go For the _____.”Click here for the full Kitchen Cameo Schedule
Keep your eyes peeled for these four new tasting experiences scattered throughout the Village that feature flavorful spins on culinary favorites: Duck, Duck Goose, Grit Happens, Nice Buns, and Beer-Battered + Fried. All yours to feast upon!Click here for the full Snack Shacks schedule
We had so much fun with our friends at Heritage Radio Network last year that we’ve added another teepee and doubled the fun. Hear from industry leaders, experts, and enthusiasts while they chat and laugh their way through trending topics. Pull up a seat, enjoy a coffee or latte masterpiece by our friends at Breville, and join in on the conversation.
PRESENTED BY: Bay Street Biergarten
Ah, a beer lover’s paradise. Grab a complimentary beer glass and take a walk through this open-air space as you sample a variety of specialty brews from the Carolinas and beyond. Take part in a little boozy corn hole competition or sit back and relax as you sip the afternoon away in Bay Street Biergarten’s oasis in the heart of the Culinary Village.CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL LIST OF BIERGARTEN PARTICIPANTS
Slice + Dice
PRESENTED BY: Wüsthof
Watch WÜSTHOF USA’s Executive Chef as he showcases his slicing and dicing skills! You’ll also have the opportunity to put your culinary knife skills to the test with a wide variety of WÜSTHOF products! Even better – Culinary Village ticket holders can purchase knives here at a special, discounted rate. Chop, chop!
Craft On Draft
PRESENTED BY: Don Julio
Our friends at Don Julio are back and this year they’re getting crafty! Sip and savor tasty tequila libations on draft while you kick back, relax and lounge the day away.
We’re shaking up the Culinary Village stage for the 12th year of Charleston Wine + Food. Enjoy a fusion of live music and high-energy culinary demos, with a bit of friendly competition sprinkled in. (P.S. Be on the lookout for a few Top Chef sightings.)Click here for the full Main Stage schedule
Step right up to a brand new – exclusively vino – tasting experience in the Village. With more than 20 wineries pouring an assortment of wines from around the globe, your tastebuds will be tannin- talized. Be sure to stop by the Wine Retail Shop presented by Bottles, to stock up on all your new favorite sips. You had me at merlot.CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL LIST OF CORKYARD PARTICIPANTS
Wine Retail Shop
PRESENTED BY: Bottles
Fall in love with a bottle of wine? Bring it home from our Wine Retail Shop. Enjoy various tastings happening throughout each day, scope out all the stellar notes of each bottle, enjoy case discounts, and place orders for very special bottles of wine tasted throughout the festival’s seminars + events straight from Charleston’s favorite beverage retailers.CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL BOTTLE TASTING + SIGNING SCHEDULE
Charleston Wine + Food Retail
Grab your stylish Charleston Wine + Food threads designed by our friends from Y’allsome, and have a few of your favorite cookbooks signed at the CHSWFF’s Retail Shop.
Ticketing + Concierge
How can we help you? Located at the corner of King and Calhoun in Marion Square, our concierge service is available to help you make the most of your festival experience.
For Ticketing & Concierge, visit us in the Culinary Village from Thursday – Saturday: 11:00am – 5:00pm and Sunday from 11:00am – 4:00pm.
PRESENTED BY: OpenTable
This beautifully curated space will feature programmed food + beverage daily and serves as a retreat for our guest media, talent and public relations professionals attending + working the festival. Enjoy a cold beverage + a bite to eat, kick up your feet, recharge your devices + rejuvenate your mind. Utilize this space as a place to connect, network and answer a few emails.
Please note: this area is available to Media, Participant and PR PRO badge holders only.