It’s official: tickets are on sale for the 2013 New York City Wine & Food Festival, the sixth-annual celebration of all things culinary and beverage in the heart of Manhattan. For 4 days in October (October 17-20), the city will welcome fans’ favorite television stars like Rachael Ray, Bobby Flay, Robert Irvine, Giada De Laurentiis, Jeff Mauro, Alex Guarnaschelli, Guy Fieri, Tyler Florence and Anne Burrell. Get your tickets now.
Here are the events our editors will be covering throughout the festival — join us.
Friday, October 18
Rachael Ray’s Blue Moon Burger Bash presented by Pat LaFrieda Meats
Robert Irvine’s Thrillist’s Barbecue and Blues
Giada De Laurentiis’ Italian Paradise Dinner
Masaharu Morimoto’s Rockin’ Dumplings and Rollin’ Sushi
Saturday, October 19
Jeff Mauro’s Soup’er Sandwich
Alex Guarnaschelli’s All That Jazz Brunch
Times Talks with Michael Symon and Mario Batali
Bobby Flay’s Tacos & Tequila hosted by Olmeca Altos
Ben Sargent’s The Ultimate Catch
Tyler Florence’s Flavors of the West Coast
Guy Fieri’s Rock of Ages Party
Sunday, October 20
Best Bloody Mary Brunch with the cast of Chopped
Masaharu Morimoto’s Master Sushi Rolling Class
Anne Burrell and Adam Richman’s La Sagra Sunday Slices
You can also catch these chefs and more all day on Saturday and Sunday as they take the stage for live culinary demonstrations during the 2-day Grand Tasting.
Check out FN Dish’s coverage of last year’s New York City Wine & Food Festival to see inside some of the most-popular events.