Savannah Food and Wine Fest Blog

Unveiling the 2016 Official Poster

Excitement for the festival just increased as Lauren Rich, a SCAD alumna and local artist, submitted an incredible rendition of the Savannah skyline, incorporating all things Savannah Food & Wine Festival.

“When I set out to create this piece, I knew rooftop dining along River Street is very popular, so… Continue reading


2016 Poster Contest People’s Choice Voting

Thank you to all the wonderful artists and their supporters for voting! We want to reiterate that the social media contest was a “People’s Choice” award and the actual contest winner will be chosen from a panel of judges. Unfortunately, some voting irregularities may have taken place, the festival is… Continue reading


A Record Seven

This year’s Celebrity Chef Tour, presented by the James Beard Foundation, features a record seven James Beard Foundation award-winning and/or nominated guest celebrity chefs participating. Four of the nationally acclaimed chefs were either born and raised in New Orleans or began their culinary careers there. Guests are in for a NOLA twist, celebrity camaraderie and homegrown, Savannah native foods at this premier event. Continue reading

Give The Best Gift This Father’s Day

It seems every summer holiday our father’s are sweating over the grill barbecuing the perfect lunch for everyone else to drool over. It’s time to put a twist to this ritual and give dads everywhere the break they deserve on this special day.

Not only would a… Continue reading


Calling All Artists!

The 2016 Savannah Food & Wine Festival needs your creative juices!

Each year, the festival holds a contest for all artists over the age of 18 to submit their best work in the form of a poster design. The past three designs over the history of this contest have… Continue reading



Fall Into Grilling with the Big Green Egg

Fall is one of our favorite times of the year at Big Green Egg! Sure, summer is prime grilling time between baseball, cookouts and National Barbecue Month, but there's no reason your EGG can't be cookin' all year round! Fall is actually the perfect opportunity to use the EGG to its fullest extent, and this is one of the reasons we're EGGcited to be the Grilling Guru sponsor at the Savannah Food & Wine Festival. But before the festival kicks off, we're going to show you how you can be a grilling guru right in your very own backyard! Continue reading

Guys and Dolls: You are Cordially Invited to the Secret Savannah Speakeasy

Take a step back in time and enjoy one of the Savannah Food & Wine Festival’s newest events, the Secret Savannah Speakeasy! Show up to this 1920’s-themed event, presented by Eat It and Like It, Savannah Morning News, Savannah Magazine and Do Savannah, on Thursday, November 12, 2015 in a secret location at the Georgia State Railroad Museum. The exact whereabouts will only be made known upon arrival so make sure you have your “Golden Ticket” ready. Continue reading


When Georgia’s Best Foods Marry Georgia’s Gold Medal Wines

How many times can we say “Georgia” in this blog? Enough to get Georgia on your mind with the first annual Georgia Grown Trustees Wine Challenge Dinner presented by the Savannah Food & Wine Festival, Georgia Grown and Georgia Wine Producers. This official festival kick-off will take place on Monday, November 9, 2015 at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center. Continue reading

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