Message from The Rancho Mirage Wine and Food Festival:
The Rancho Mirage Wine and Food Festival will host its premiere event on February 17, 2018 at the Rancho Mirage Ampitheater and Community Park. Attendees will have the opportunity to experience more than 200 handcrafted wines and cuisine from 15 of Rancho Mirage’s top chefs. The event is hosted by David Fraschetti, a full time resident of Rancho Mirage
and creator of the VinDiego Wine and Food Festival held in San Diego, approaching its sixth festival on April 14, 2018.
Award-winning wineries from throughout California and Washington State will be in attendance including Justin, Navarro, and 40 more of the top tier wineries from all around. Attendees will have the opportunity to sample wine while also learning about each variety from winery representatives.
In addition to world-class wines, some of the top chefs in the region will offer culinary experiences from restaurants including Acqua California Bistro, Blue Ember, Haus of Poke, and many more. 16 of Rancho MIrage’s best Chefs will be competing for the title of “Chef of the Fest” award. Guests can also enjoy a steady stream of live music throughout the event. as s
“We are thrilled to bring a classy, upscale wine and gourmet tasting event to the Coachella Valley,” said Fraschetti, founder of Rancho Mirage Wine and Food Festival. “Our VinDiego event has been so engaging for the San Diego community and I wanted to bring that same passion for great wine and mouth-watering food to my hometown so they can experience it as well.”
Tickets are available beginning November 20, 2017. The all-inclusive General Admission and VIP ticket includes a crystal souvenir wine glass and unlimited tastings of award-winning wines, a variety of gourmet appetizers, cheeses, artisan breads and olive oils. Early Entry VIP tickets allow attendees to arrive one hour earlier than General Admission. Must be 21 to attend.
The Rancho Mirage Wine and Food Festival will also support local charities with 100% of Silent Auction proceeds going to the Desert AIDS Project.
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit https://www.ranchomiragewineandfoodfestival.com.