Charleston Wine + Food celebrates the best that the city of Charleston, SC has to offer: a local food culture rich in tradition, James Beard Award-winning chefs, and the best city to visit in the world, according to Condé Nast Traveler’s 2013 + 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards. The four-day event, praised as one of the top five food and wine festivals in the U.S. by Forbes Traveler, infuses home-grown flavor with the most celebrated chefs, culinary professionals and winemakers in the world. The festival, a non-profit organization, benefits local scholarships.
Charleston Wine +Food is a cultural entity that champions the region’s unique
foodways through world-renowned culinary experiences. Fueled by a contagious
passion for the people and places that make Charleston worth celebrating, the
annual festival infuses homegrown flavor with top chefs, winemakers, authors,
storytellers, artisans, and food enthusiasts from around the globe for a five-day
event that spans the first full weekend each March. Charleston Wine +Food is a
501(c)(3) non-profit organization that supports Charleston and the Lowcountry's
diverse culinary +hospitality community through financial contributions to
organizations or persons that directly benefit our local foodway initiatives and
strengthen our local community.