San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival Takes Over America's Finest City For 16th Year This November 9-17 | Enter To Win 2 Tickets To The Grand Tasting

October 26, 2019

Recently named the winner of the 2019 USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice travel award contest for Best General Food Festival, the San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival returns for its 16th installment this November 9-17, offering more than 40 delicious events all around America's Finest City. We are raffling off 2 tickets to the premier Grand Tasting, so read on for details and be sure to enter for a chance to win!

The San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival's talent lineup includes nationally recognized chefs, legendary winemakers, guest mixologists, award-winning authors, Master Sommeliers, brewmasters, artisans, tastemakers and more. Additionally, more than 200 domestic and international wine, beer and spirit companies join the festival, providing over 800 tasting opportunities. As Southern California’s largest food and wine festival, the annual event welcomes 11,000 epicureans for a weeklong celebration of over 40 citywide events, including the Grand Tasting on Saturday, November 16.

In addition to the Grand Tasting, other hightlight events at this year's San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival include a San Diego Beer Tour, a bayfront Barbecue + Bourbon Festival, a special breakfast-for-dinner event at Morning Glory, a pizza making class at Buona Forchetta, an all-day tasting tour through Baja, an ocean-to-table lunch at La Jolla's Marine Room, a Mezcal dinner at Coasterra, a speakeasy tour of San Diego, The Grand Decant ultimate wine tasting experience, and the Taco TKO festival to close out this year's event, to name a few. The San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival offers several ways to indulge in the most awesome culinary experience of the year, including all-inclusive ticket packages that offer overall savings, and feature hotel accommodations as well as admission to a selection of the food and wine festival's premier events.

The San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival raises money for local and national charities including scholarships for culinary, hospitality, enology, and viticulture students. To date, the Festival has donated more than $475,000 for aspiring professionals.

For more information about this year's San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival and to purchase passes, visit