More than 20 Virginia wineries and several gourmet food vendors have been selected to participate in this two-day extravaganza and will offer food and wine demonstrations throughout the weekend.
The Williamsburg Wine And Food Festival is bringing “Star Power” to its inaugural event including five-time Grammy and Academy Award winning recording artist, Christopher Cross and Kevin Zraly, one of the foremost wine educators in the world.
Best know for his hit songs, Sailing, Ride Like The Wind, Arthur’s Theme and Think of Laura, Christopher Cross is one of two solo artists to win all “Big Four” Grammy Awards for Record, Song, Album and New Artist in the same year. Cross will host a special concert at the Festival on Saturday, May 22 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Kevin Zraly, founder and teacher of Windows On The World Wine School is also a best-selling author. His book, Windows On The World Complete Wine Course has sold more than three million copies. Zraly will share his knowledge with Festival guests on Saturday, May 22 during his signature wine appreciation seminar.
And we are pleased to announce that guests attending the Williamsburg Wine And Food Festival will have the opportunity to purchase the event's official poster designed by world renowned artist, Romero Britto.
Profits from the Williamsburg Wine and Food Festival will be donated to the Colonial Heritage Community Foundation. The Colonial Heritage Community Foundation is a new non-profit organization that supports family caregivers, promotes active aging and strengthens the community through the enrichment of quality of life for all residents of Colonial Heritage and the greater Williamsburg area.