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Annual Beaufort Wine & Food Festival

Annual Beaufort Wine & Food Festival

The 18th annual April festival is Beaufort Wine and Food ’s signature event, and will feature an exciting five days of tastings, seminars, dinners, live and silent auctions and more. The highlight is the Vin de Mer Epicurean Village. Talent from around the world descends on Beaufort to be paired up with some of the Crystal Coast’s best restaurants for an unforgettable experience – all in the name of charity! The festival combines the public’s appreciation for wine and food with its drive to support worthy local organizations and has positioned itself as one of the area’s premier tourism events.

All attendees must be at least 21 years of age to attend any events. Tickets are non-refundable as these events are for charity.

The Beaufort Hotel and 34° North Restaurant are sustaining sponsor for Beaufort Wine and Food.

Plan your stay now! The Beaufort Hotel has special room rates for Beaufort Wine & Food Weekend.

Locals Recommend

“The Vin de Mer Epicurean Village is the perfect event to Immerse yourself in a controlled chaos where 300 wine labels, dozens of local and regional restaurants, and 1,000 people come together in perfect culinary celebration.”

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Situated on ten acres, the Beaufort Hotel is offers the privacy of a boutique hotel within minutes to some of the best experiences you’ll enjoy on the Southern Outer Banks.
During your stay, discover, experience, and explore Beaufort – named the “Best Small Town for Adventure” in America by USA Today.
The Beaufort Hotel is a private escape that’s close to every kind of adventure you can imagine. We encourage you to explore like a local, as we give you a slice of what it’s like to live here on the Crystal Coast.


Stay in the heart of the Festival Village on the grounds of the Beaufort Hotel, a sustaining sponsor of Beaufort Wine & Food. You’ll be just steps away for all the action over the entire festival.

Hotel Reservations

Make plans now for this popular culinary event. Call 252-728-3000 for room reservations and ask for the Beaufort Wine & Food room rate. You can book online soon using the link below:

Event Details

  • Date & Time: April 25-28, 2024
  • Location: Beaufort Hotel, and other various locations in Beaufort
  • Distance from Hotel: Major events held at the Beaufort Hotel.