Indulge Your Senses at the 2024 Columbia Food & Wine Festival!

Since its debut in 2018, the Columbia Food and Wine Festival has been a hallmark event in the culinary calendar of the Midlands. Born from a visionary partnership between Free Times and the Five Points Foundation, this festival aimed not just to celebrate food and wine but to spotlight the rich tapestry of flavors woven into the local culinary scene. Now, in 2024, this extravaganza has blossomed into a five-day affair, anticipated by food enthusiasts and connoisseurs alike.

Hosted by The Post and Courier, the 2024 Columbia Food and Wine Festival promises to be a showcase of the region's culinary expertise. From April 24th to April 28th, attendees will have the opportunity to embark on a culinary journey like no other, sampling an array of dishes and drinks. The festival offers a diverse lineup of events, each offering a unique and immersive experience.




Wednesday, April 24

6:00PM: Kickoff Dinner at Private Property

6:00PM: Iconic Dishes of Columbia - Main Street Edition

6:00PM: Collaborative Kitchen: Hampton Street Vineyard


Thursday, April 25

6:00PM: Collaborative Kitchen: Bodhi Thai and Ratio

6:00PM: Collaborative Kitchen: Steel Hands Brewing and Los Chicanos

6:30PM: Asian Night Market


Friday, April 26

12:00PM: High Noon Food Truck Rodeo

3:00PM: Mix, Mingle, and Glow

7:00PM: A Gourmet Soiree


Saturday, April 27

11:00AM: Petals and a Picnic

6:00PM: Bovinoche! Butcher and Bourbon


Sunday, April 28

12:00PM-4:00PM: VIP & Early Access - Sunday Grand Tasting

1:00PM-4:00PM: General Admission - Sunday Grand Tasting


For locations and descriptions of events, please visit this website here.


Whether you're an annual attendee or simply looking to explore the flavors of the Midlands, the 2024 Columbia Food and Wine Festival offers something for everyone. From business casual to cocktail attire, guests are encouraged to dress to impress for all ticketed dining events.


Tickets for each event are available for purchase via the festival's website. Please note that all attendees must be of legal age to order tickets.

For those looking to further support the festival, opportunities to become a sponsor or volunteer can be found here.


Mark your calendars and prepare your taste buds for a culinary experience unlike any other. The 2024 Columbia Food and Wine Festival awaits, promising unforgettable flavors and memories to cherish for years to come.


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