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The Ultimate Guide to the Hawaii Food and Wine Festival

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This fall, one of the most exciting events that Maui has to offer returns to the island. The Hawaii Food and Wine Festival is back! Enjoy the Valley Isle breeze while touring the island’s best flavors. Everything you need to know before the event can be found right here.

While you’re visiting, don’t miss out on any of Maui’s top restaurants, attractions, or annual events. Our complimentary Vacation Guide to map out the rest of your trip!

Attend the Hawaii Food & Wine Festival

About the Event

Each fall, the Hawaii Food and Wine Festival brings fresh flavors and exciting events to the Hawaiian Islands. The two-week event features local artists and vendors, exclusive events, wine tastings, cook-offs, and much more. Experience the rich culture of the islands like never before.

This year, a roster of close to 150 world-renowned chefs, wine and spirit producers, and culinary celebrities are gracing the islands with their presence. And, it’s all to provide guests with a once-in-a-lifetime culinary experience. Come and “taste our love for the land” for yourself.

When Is the Festival?

This year’s festival takes place during the month of October. For the complete schedule, visit the Hawaii Food and Wine Festival events page. The festival even has featured events that you definitely don’t want to miss. Some of our favorites include:

  • Roy’s Annual Golf Classic | Play 18 holes with celebrity chefs, community leaders, and pros
  • Keiki in the Kitchen | Cupcake decorating for children with Ace of Cakes star Duff Goldman
  • Pasta la Vista | Six-course dinner by Italian master chefs
  • Brews & BBQ | Ice cold beer and slow-cooked meat. Yum!

Plan your trip around the events that seem most exciting to you! With an incredible number of options to choose from, creating the perfect lineup is never an issue.

Where Is the Festival?

The Hawaii Food and Wine Festival is hosted on a number of islands over the course of two weeks. The event schedule offers a detailed outline of the event times and specific locations. Check the schedule and buy tickets early so that you have plenty of time to set up your travel plans! There’s no better way to experience the art and culture of multiple islands in one trip.

Plan Your Stay on Maui

Maui’s culinary scene is one of a kind. If you want to experience it for yourself, the Hawaii Food and Wine Festival is the right time to visit. Stay in the heart of it all when you book a room with us at The Old Wailuku Inn at Ulupono. Simply reserve a room at historic our bed and breakfast, and take the first step toward an unforgettable getaway.

Our comfortable accommodations will make you feel right at home. Choose from our Veranda Rooms, Garden Rooms, or Vagabond’s House Rooms. They all come with luxurious amenities and a delicious, homemade breakfast each morning. Plus, our property is private and serene, providing a relaxing escape for locals and visitors alike.

Check our availability and book your Hawaiian vacation today! We look forward to hosting you.

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