Regent Lane Neighborhood Events: St. Pete Wine & Food Festival (SPWFF)

regentlane Neighborhood October 10, 2016

Today we are talking a jump from our weekly neighborhood event highlights to feature the St. Pete Wine & Food Festival (SPWFF) coming up in November.  From November 2nd, 2017 through November 6th, 2017, the St. Pete Wine & Food Festival (SPWFF) will put on five nights of the local fare experience.

Unlike most of the free events we feature, these are ticketed events.  Read and click below to learn more!

The St. Pete Wine & Food Festival (SPWFF) will celebrate culinary aficionados and wine enthusiasts during five incredible days and evenings. The festival events include a wine pairing dinner (Wednesday), a Tacos & Tequila Festival hosted by Red Mesa Restaurants (Thursday), BEER Night St. Pete (Friday), and two days of Grand Tastings (Saturday & Sunday) featuring an exceptional selection of wine from around the world and fare from Tampa Bay’s best restaurants and chefs. Set under elegant white tents in beautiful, waterfront North Straub Park, enjoy a world-class wine and food tasting experience while celebrating St. Pete’s rich arts culture. Each of our events features awesome all-inclusive pricing. Your glass and plate will runneth over as all your food and alcohol tastings are included — even the bottled water is free! (All event tickets sold separately)

PAIRINGS DINNER: Wednesday, November 2, 7:00 – 10:00 PM
An exquisite six-course dinner paired with specially selected estate wines. Chef Jason Cline of The Birchwood has created an incredible farm-to-table epicurean experience. Seating begins at 7:00pm in The Birchwood’s Grand Ballroom overlooking Beach Drive in downtown St. Petersburg. All net proceeds benefit the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance.
(The Birchwood; 340 Beach Drive Northeast St, St Petersburg, FL 33701)

TACOS & TEQUILA HOSTED BY RED MESA: Thursday, November 3, 6:30 – 9:30 PM
Our newest event! Journey into the world of authentic tacos and alta cocina cuisine, hosted by award-winning Red Mesa Restaurant and Red Mesa Mercado. Explore the finest expressions of premium tequilas and cocktails from Red Mesa Cantina’s 400+ collection. *Last pour is at 9:00 PM. Last pour is at 9:00 PM.
(North Straub Park; Downtown St. Pete)

BEER NIGHT ST. PETE: Friday, November 4*, 4:30 – 9:30 PM
Located under elegant white tents in gorgeous, waterfront North Straub Park, BEER Night St. Pete is a craft beer enthusiasts’ dream. Featuring beer and cider selections from local, regional, and national breweries as well as all-inclusive food from area establishments, BEER Night is the perfect chance to experience first hand Tampa Bay’s emerging craft beer scene.
(North Straub Park, Downtown St. Pete)

GRAND TASTINGS: Saturday & Sunday, November 5-6*, 12:00 – 5:00 PM
This signature event features both Saturday and Sunday afternoon sessions. Enjoy fine wines, sample fare from the area’s best restaurants and chefs, and take in free cooking demonstrations from local and world-renowned chefs. Indulge in great food, fine art and gourmet products at these refined, upscale grand tastings. One price provides access to an all-inclusive food and drink experience.
(North Straub Park, Downtown St. Pete)