The 5th Annual Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival is a 5-day, star-studded, epicurean extravaganza hosted on Palm Beach Island from December 09 – 13.  James Beard Award-winning chefs, Food Network personalities, authors, winemakers, mixologists and a plethora of local talent will produce an unforgettable series of dinners and parties that will saturate your senses in the most anticipated culinary event of the season.

The Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival – Beard Down South is more than a gourmet tasting event: The funds raised at the festival events will benefit the James Beard Foundation and its mission to celebrate, nurture and preserve America’s diverse culinary heritage and future. 50 percent of the total (net) revenues is donated to the James Beard Foundation’s Educational programs, and 50 percent of the net revenues is donated to a local scholarship administered by the James Beard Foundation. Scholarships will be established in the name of the Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival – Beard Down South and will be distributed locally. 

The extravagant culinary events which take place each evening at The Four Seasons Resort, The Breakers, Cafe Boulud, Buccan Palm Beach and 150 Worth. Ticket prices range from $ 150 to $ 250 per person.  Tickets should be purchased in advance.  Click here for a complete schedule and ticketing information.

Grandview Gardens Bed & Breakfast and Vacation Homes still has accommodations available during this festival starting at $ 149 per room per night including breakfast. 20% discount for stays of 3 or more nights. Click here for more information.