Enjoy The Best South Of The Border Food & Drink At The Inaugural Mexico Gourmet Festival | Save On Passes & Enter To Win VIP Tickets

April 6, 2019

Don't miss the chance to sample the top cuisine and products from some of the most prominent chefs, restaurants, artists and vendors from both sides of the border while experiencing the sights, sounds and tastes of Mexico at the inaugural Mexico Gourmet Festival, taking over the waterfront Embarcadero Marina Park South on San Diego Bay on Saturday, June 1, from 5-9pm. We are raffling off 2 VIP tickets to this event as well as offering promo code SDVILLE for $5 savings per ticket.


A one-night tribute to Mexican gastronomy, traditions, and art, the Mexico Gourmet Festival is an all-inclusive event where guests will get the opportunity to taste delicious dishes from some of San Diego and Mexico's top chefs, as well as experience live music, taste award-winning wines, spirits & craft beers from top area producers, and shop local and Mexican vendors. The Mexico Gourmet Festival will feature chefs from San Diego and five regions of Mexico competing in a culinary competition to make the dish that best represents the eclectic flavors of Mexico. There will also be sample dishes created by four renowned culinary schools, as well as celebrity chef dishes and appearances. The event will also include samples of wines from Baja California’s top vineyards, as well Mexican tequila, artisanal mezcal, and all-you-can-drink beer.

Participating chefs at the inaugural Mexico Gourmet Fest include Martin San Roman (Fauchon, Hotel Le Meridien Paris, Hotel Grand Intercontinental Paris, Hilton London, Westgate San Diego, Hotel Raffles Singapore, Le Tour de France, Rincón San Roman), Mario Medina (Chateau La Jolla Inn, Paradise Grill, Finch’s Bistro, Bernini’s Bistro), Daniella de la Puente (La Boheme, Rústico, La Cocina Secreta), Natalie Curie (El Coraloense), Vicente Ortiz (El Pescador, Don Chente Bar & Grill Lounge), Javier Rubio (Mission Bay Yacht Club) and Jorge Carmona.

Tickets to the Mexico Gourmet Festival are available online for $42 for general admission and $39.50 if you buy two or more passes at once. Premium VIP passes are $110 and include a private lounge area near the stage as well as deluxe drinks and special gourmet dishes. Promo code SDVILLE saves $5 per ticket on any ticket type. Ticket prices increase as the event nears, so be sure to purchase early!

For more information on San Diego's Mexico Gourmet Festival and to purchase tickets, visit mexicogourmetfest.com.