wine and food

Wine & Food Festival

March 7 – 13, 2016

2016HHIWineFest_logoHilton Head’s wine and food enthusiasts greet the Island’s popular spring season every March with a week long celebration to embrace the fruits of global wine partnerships, signature Lowcountry cuisine, grassroots cultural happenings and the authentic fabric of a unique community. What unfolds is an inspiring series of events that allures guests from all corners of the country to participate. Join us as we celebrate our 31st anniversary of this annual Hilton Head rite of passage at our new location in The Sea Pines Resort. Experience for yourselves this year’s new schedule of events including spectacular celebrity chef showcases, intriguing wine education sessions, live entertainment and of course the famed Grand and Public Tastings.

Schedule of Events: 
Monday March 7, 2016 at 6:15pm – Wine & Cinema, Our kick-off Event – Featuring “The Year of the Comet”
Tuesday March 8, 2016 at 2pm- “ZING” Food and Wine together 
Wednesday March 9, 2016 at 2pm – Wine maker for a day 
Thursday March 10, 2016 at 1-4pm – Sip and Stroll 
Friday March 11, 2016 at 11am – Banfi Brunello tasting/seminar
Friday March 11, 2016 at 5:30pm – Grand tasting
Saturday, March 12, 2016 at 12pm – Public tasting


Alan Watts and Gennaro Pecchia are the Men Who Dine and their mission is to bring you inside the best and most authentic restaurants, bars, lounges and all things food related in their own unique way! Hilton Head Island Wine and Food Festival was honored with the presence of Alan and Gennaro and here is what they had to say, “We attend a massive number of food festivals across the country and now after being invited to experience Hilton Head’s Wine & Food Festival, we are hooked! For us, there is be no better place to experience some of the best wine from across the country and the most incredible regional cuisine of Hilton Head.” Hope to see you at Hilton Head Island Wine and Food Festival so you can experience it for yourself! 
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