The ninth annual BB&T Charleston Wine + Food Festival in the historic city of Charleston, established in 1670.
The city was named for the King of England and was known as Charles Town.
The Food and WIne Festival will have a variety of events in historic places like:
WHEN: March 6-9, 2014
Events & Tickets
“Discover the distinctive flavors of the Lowcountry and uniquely Charleston experiences while interacting with and learning from the country’s best chefs, authors and beverage professionals. With over 80 events over the course of the Festival weekend, there is truly something for every person and every taste!”
Here’s a video of the Culinary Village: http://charlestonwineandfood.com/culinary-village/
At the Culinary Village, attendees can experience the grand tasting tent and celebrity demo kitchen.
“Since 2006, the festival has donated more than $325,000 to area charities and scholarship programs. This year’s culinary community partner is GrowFood Carolina, the state’s first non-profit local food hub. Based in Charleston, the program connects area farmers with local retailers and restaurants.”
While you’re in this charming Colonial town, visit the waterfront park called The Battery.
Take a chartered ferry to Fort Sumter where the first shots of the Civil War were fired when Confederate soldiers attempted to take this Federal stronghold in April 1861.
Dr. EveAnn Lovero writes Travel Guides @ http://www.vino-con-vista.com