About the Chicago Food & Wine Festival:
The Chicago Food & Wine Festival starts on November 17 at 11 a.m. with a one-hour limited ticket VIP kick-off that allows early access to the Tasting Pavilions and to mix and mingle with the event's celebrity lineup. At 12 p.m., the event opens up to general ticket holders who can sample various chefs' tastings.
Ted Brunson from WGN TV's “Chicago's Best," along with guest host Mark DeCarlo from ABC's “Windy City Live,” will be on hand to mix and mingle with guests and share the stage with celebrity chefs who will be doing hourly cooking demonstrations, including Hell’s Kitchen’s Dana Cohen, Patrick Cassata, and Brian Merel; MasterChef’s Josh Marks and Monti Carlo; and The Next Food Network star’s Judson Todd Allen.
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The Chicago Food and Wine Festival Main Stag will feature TV celebrities and featured presentations running continuously throughout the weekend. Experience celebrity chef demonstrations, cooking competitions, food and wine pairing seminars, creations from expert mixologists. Also learn about the Farm to Table movement, get expert party planning advice, enjoy live music, and more.
The festival's Best Bites Pavilion will be host to participating chefs and restaurants offering unlimited samples of their culinary creations. Enjoy tastings of wines, craft beer, and top shelf spirits from around the world at the Vines & Steins pavilion. Or shop the Marketplace where you can meet event sponsors and where you’ll find producers, manufacturers, retailers, and artisans that will showcase an assortment of products for eating, drinking, cooking, serving, and entertaining.