THREE days. ONE GREAT EXPERIENCE
CELEBRATING 10 YEARS
february 22-24, 2018
The Seattle Wine and Food Experience (SWFE) weekend kicks off on Thursday night at SODO Park with Comfort, featuring Seattle’s best feel-good foods and crafty brews. Treat yourself to some of your favorite indulgences – everything from mac and cheese to fried chicken, beer, cider, and more! Indulge on sweet and savory bites from local gastropubs and taverns while sipping on a diverse array of craft beverages. Tasty features include a burger bar, desserts, specialty cocktail pairings, and more!
February 22, 2018
6:00PM-9:00PM | SODO PARK
POP! BUBBLES & SEAFOOD
Dress to impress on Friday at Seattle Wine and Food Experience weekend’s signature event – Pop! Bubbles & Seafood at the elegant and iconic McCaw Hall. This event features the Pacific Northwest’s bounty of seafood from salmon and clams to oysters and more from Seattle’s premier restaurants and seafood companies. POP! offers guests the opportunity to sample sparkling wines, Champagne, Spanish Cava, Italian Prosecco and more from all over the world. Guests will cleanse their palate in between bubbles with rosé, refreshing white wines and Washington’s finest wineries pouring premium reserve red wines.
FEBRUARY 23, 2018
6:00-9:00 PM | MCCAW HALL
THE GRAND TASTING
Round out the weekend on Saturday at the Grand Tasting; a deluxe showcase for wine, beverage, food and lifestyle in the Northwest. Wines from the Northwest and beyond are featured along with local and regional producers, beer, cider and spirits. Guests stroll through the event as they nosh on gourmet bites prepared by some of Seattle’s hottest chefs and learn first-hand directly from culinary experts. Exciting event attractions include artisan food producers, sensory experiences, education and more.
February 24, 2018
BELL HARBOR INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTER
1:00-5:00PM VIP | 2:00-5:00PM GA
THE SEATTLE WINE AND FOOD EXPERIENCE IS PROUD TO BENEFIT LES DAMES D’ESCOFFIER, SEATTLE:
The event benefits Les Dames d’Escoffier Seattle, a 501c3 non-profit organization of women leaders in food, beverage and hospitality whose mission is education, advocacy, and philanthropy. Les Dames d’Escoffier Seattle focuses on raising funds for scholarships for women in the culinary, beverage, and hospitality industries, and also supports community-outreach programs and sustainable-agriculture projects based in Washington state. Click here to learn more!
HOTEL PARTNER: THE MAXWELL HOTEL
Book a stay at our hotel partner and extend the fun at Seattle Wine and Food Experience! www.themaxwellhotel.com
DO THE RIDE THING WITH LYFT!
Don’t drink and drive- catch a ride with Lyft! Use special promo codes throughout the weekend for discounted rides! (exclusions apply)
Re-Live SWFE 2017!
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