Savor Dallas returns for the 11th year with fun activities, chef demos and gourmet food and drinks throughout the city. The festival has grown into a culinary extravaganza and signature event for Dallas.
The festivities kick off this Thursday with a wine tasting event and concludes with a community brunch on Sunday. See a list of the events below on what to experience this year.
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Here’s a list of the upcoming events this weekend at Savor Dallas:
ARTS DISTRICT WINE STROLL, March 19 (5 – 7 p.m.)
Location: Throughout The Dallas Arts District
The Arts District Wine Stroll kicks off the four-day Savor Dallas weekend. Hosted amidst the nation’s largest contiguous urban arts district, it is a feast for all the senses; providing the opportunity for guests to embrace the most spectacular art in the city while sampling tastings from local culinary stars and expertly curated selections of wine, spirits and beer.
SAVOR THE ARBORETUM March 20 (6:30 – 8:30 p.m.)
Tickets: $59 for members | $65 for non-members
Location: The Dallas Arboretum
An exclusive evening at Dallas’ world-class botantical gardens where you and other Dallas tastemakers mingle with chefs and explore the gardens while savoring an expansive variety of delightful, bold sips, sights and sounds. Proceeds benefit the education department at the Dallas Arboretum. One of the festival’s most sought-after events, this is the ultimate garden party!
THE RESERVE TASTING March 21 (5:30 – 7:30 p.m.)
Location: The Women’s Museum In Fair Park
An exclusive and elegant evening for connoisseurs of fine drink and collectors of wine, The Reserve Tasting sets the stage for The Grand Tasting that follows. Sample from the highest tiers of premium wines, collectors’ spirits and craft beers, along with expertly paired gourmet fare from Dallas’ premier restaurants while enjoying excellent live entertainment.
THE GRAND TASTING March 21 (7:00 – 10:00 p.m.)
$125 for regular entry | $150 for early entry
At The Centennial Building In Fair Park
The delicious main event of the Savor Dallas festival, The Grand Tasting, is truly one of the most exciting epicurean events of the year. 60+ local star chefs and culinary artisans pair their signature cuisines with more than 100 selections from winemakers, distilleries and craft breweries; alongside live music entertainment and hosted in the unique setting of Dallas’ magnificent Fair Park.
THE COMMUNITY BRUNCH March 22 (11 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
Location: Main Street Garden
Mimosas, Bloody Marys and all your brunch favorites are featured at The Community Brunch. Cafe Momentum is curating and serving a family-style brunch focused on local, farm-to-table offerings at community tables in Dallas’ Main Street Garden; it’s the perfect way to close out the Savor Dallas weekend!
TOAST OF THE TOWN EVENT SERIES (in the evenings throughout the festival)
Location and date: at various dining destinations throughout Dallas
At the Toast of The Town Event Series, presented by Goody Goody
, menus are prepared by locally and nationally acclaimed chefs and expertly paired with excellent selections of wine and cocktails. Each event in the series is a unique concept; curated and hosted by one of Dallas’ most recognized chefs.
(Disclaimer: Dallas Food Nerd was provided with complimentary event tickets, and all thoughts are our own. Follow along our Savor Dallas journey on our Twitter and Instagram pages.)