The Kapalua Wine & Food Festival 2024
A Celebration of Good Life and Fine Wines
Mark your calendars for June 6-9, 2024, as the much-anticipated Kapalua Wine & Food Festival makes a grand return at the award-winning Kapalua Resort. The weekend promises a delightful mix of culinary masterpieces, premium and rare wines, and a toast to the good life. Celebrity Chef Charlie Palmer, along with other industry luminaries, will join us to celebrate our Love for Lahaina.
A Unique Gathering of Food and Wine Enthusiasts
The festival is more than just an event; it’s a unique opportunity for culinary enthusiasts and wine lovers to delve into the latest culinary trends and the art of viniculture. With hours ranging from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM, the festival provides ample time to fully immerse yourself in exploration and indulgence. Don’t miss out on this exceptional experience!
An Esteemed Culinary Festival
The Kapalua Wine & Food Festival has earned its reputation as one of Hawaii’s most distinguished wine and culinary festivals and one of the most respected nationwide. This prestige stems from the meticulous selection of participating wineries and celebrity chefs. They showcase their most reserved vintages and revered products, ensuring an unparalleled experience for attendees.
Festival Passes: Your Gateway to Exclusivity
Festival passes unlock a world of exclusive experiences. Pass holders gain access to all Interactive Wine Tasting Seminars, two Celebrity Chef Cooking Demos, and the Grand Tasting Gala. Additionally, they enjoy exclusive benefits like a VIP Reception with winemakers, preferred seminar seating, a commemorative gift bag, early entry to the Grand Tasting at 5:30 PM, and VIP Seating Access.
A La Carte Tickets: Curate Your Experience
For those seeking a truly customized experience, A La Carte tickets provide the perfect solution. With a wide array of options, you can handpick from a selection of Wine Tasting Seminars and the exquisite Grand Tasting Gala Evening Event to curate a personalized festival itinerary. Immerse yourself in the ultimate wine and culinary journey, tailored to your preferences and desires.
A Weekend Filled with Culinary Adventures
The festival begins on June 6th with the Passholders & VIP Aloha Winemaker Reception. The following day, June 7th, will offer Interactive Wine Tasting Seminars concentrating on high elevation cultivation and Broadbent’s European favorites. Ending with a four-course luncheon prepared by celebrity chef Maneet Chauhan.
Celebrating Paso Robles Cab Collective
On June 8th, immerse yourself in the world of wine at the Interactive Wine Tasting Seminar. This exclusive event showcases the Paso Robles Cab Collective, a non-profit consortium representing the finest wineries in the Paso Robles region. Indulge in a unique opportunity to sample and savor the most exquisite wines that Paso Robles has to offer!
Pigs & Pinot Hawaiian Style Winemaker Seminar & Cooking Demonstration Luncheon
The Kapalua Wine & Food Festival 2024 is delighted to host the popular “Pigs & Pinot Hawaiian Style” Winemaker Seminar and Cooking Demonstration Luncheon. This event is scheduled from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua – Ballroom on June 8, 2024. Celebrity Chef Charlie Palmer will be presenting this event, featuring signature dishes and wine pairings from Pinot Cup winners Mike Sullivan of Benovia and Dan Kosta of DK Wine Group.
Grand Tasting Gala: A Taste of the Best
On the same day, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Aloha Garden Pavilion – The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua, the Grand Tasting Gala will take place. Sip a selection of premium and hard-to-find wines, handcrafted cocktails and mocktails, and taste the culinary artistry of Kapalua Resort restaurants. This walk-around tasting format is highlighted by specialty purveyors like Petrossian Caviar and local island-style music.
Sunday Morning Champagne & Caviar Special Club Seminar
Start your Sunday morning on June 9, 2024, with an interactive wine tasting seminar featuring Champagne & Caviar Special Club. From 10:00 Am to 11:30 AM at The Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua – Ballroom, savor exclusive and rare caviar from the world-famous Petrossian label, expertly paired with Champagne Special Club Wines. Note, due to its popularity, this panel sells out quickly.
Celebrity Chef Maneet Chauhan: A Culinary Delight
Later that day, from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM, join Celebrity Chef Maneet Chauhan for a cooking demonstration and luncheon. Chef Chauhan will showcase cuisine from her four popular restaurants in Nashville. The four-course luncheon is paired with wines from Jean-Charles Boisset from Buena Vista Winery in Carneros, Mommessin, and Domaine Blanc de Cru Vougeot in Burgundy.
We invite you to be a part of an extraordinary weekend filled with unforgettable culinary experiences at the highly anticipated Kapalua Wine & Food Festival 2024! Get ready to indulge in a wide array of delectable dishes and sip on exquisite wines. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for the upcoming ticket release!