Daytime Festival Events on Saturday, October I

Tickets to the Daytime Festival are all-inclusive

Must be 21 years and older to attend any Festival event

 Hundred Acre 100-Point Wine Tasting with Proprietor of Hundred Acre & Founder of Duke Spirits Chris Radomski plus Master Sommeliers Chris Miller and Steven Poe

12:00pm – 1:30pm
Located at Glass-Walled Arena

Live Cooking Demonstration with Master Chef Rick Bayless & Wine Tasting with Master Sommelier Michael Jordan

12:00pm – 1:30pm
Located at Fisher & Paykel Demonstration Stage

Enjoy Tastings from 20 of OC’s Premier Restaurants

2:00pm – 6:00pm (VIP Early Entrance – 1:30pm)

  Sip Tastings from Over 200 Different World-Class, Boutique and Cult Wines

Enjoy two days of the same wineries!
2:00pm – 6:00pm (VIP Early Entrance – 1:30pm)

 Wine Tasting Panel led by Master Sommeliers Michael Jordan, Chris Miller, Steven Poe, Sur Lucero and Thomas Price

2:15pm – 3:00pm

 “Top Chef” Cooking Demo with Alum Shirley Chung and last year’s winner Mei Lin

3:45pm – 4:30pm

 Meet the Masters: Interactive Food & Cocktail Pairing

5:00pm – 5:45pm

 Book Signing with Celebrity Chef Rick Moonen

5:45pm – 6:00pm

DW3

2:45pm – 3:30pm
4:00pm – 4:45pm
5:15pm – 6:00pm


Daytime Festival Events on Sunday, October 2

One ticket grants access to all of the following programing

Must be 21 years and older to attend any Festival event

 World-Class Champagne Panel & Caviar Tasting

12:00pm – 1:30pm
Located at Glass-Walled Arena

Private Cooking Demonstration with Master Chef Hubert Keller & Wine Pairing with Master Sommelier Peter Neptune

12:00pm – 1:30pm
Located at Fisher & Paykel Demonstration Stage

 Enjoy Tastings from 20 Different OC Restaurants

Different Lineup on Saturday!
2:00pm – 6:00pm (VIP Early Entrance – 1:30pm)

  Sip Tastings from Over 200 Different Wineries

Enjoy two days of the same wineries!
2:00pm – 6:00pm (VIP Early Entrance – 1:30pm)

Wine Tasting Panels Led By Master Sommeliers Michael Jordan, Peter Neptune, Chris Miller, Steven Poe, Sur Lucero and Thomas Price

2:15pm – 3:00pm

Live Cooking Demo with Brian Malarkey

3:45pm – 4:30pm

“Top Chef”Home Cook Challenge with Shirley Chung, Mei Lin, Brian Huskey and CJ Jacobson plus MC Jamie Gwen

5:00pm – 5:45pm

  Book Signing with Hubert Keller

1:45pm – 2:15pm

Shelly Taylor

2:45pm – 3:30pm
4:00pm – 4:45pm
5:15pm – 6:00pm

TASTE AROUND TOWN EVENTS

In Partnership with SCANPAN

Thursday, September 29 & Friday, September 30

  Opening Night with Rick Moonen, Ritz Prime Seafood Executive Chef George Neyra and Master Sommelier Michael Jordan

In Partnership with SCANPAN
Ritz Prime Seafood
Thursday, September 29
6:00pm – 10:00 pm

 Private Luncheon with Nancy Silverton and Master Sommelier Michael Jordan

In Partnership with SCANPAN
Pizzeria Mozza
Friday, September 30
12:00pm – 3:00pm

 Alsatian French Dinner & Conversation with Hubert Keller and Local French masters, Yvon Goetz, Jean-Pierre Dubray and Pascal Olhats plus Master Sommelier Michael Jordan

In Partnership with SCANPAN
The Winery Newport Beach
Friday, September 30
6:00pm – 10:00pm