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The Lake Oconee
Food & Wine Festival

March 17-19, 2017

At The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee

Hotel Package

Presenting the 8th annual Lake Oconee Food & Wine Festival, March 17-19, 2017. Don’t miss this delicious weekend filled with a delectable array of culinary samplings and fine wine, all enjoyed from the casual elegance of The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee. This year’s festival has a fantastic lineup - from the sponsor appreciation Vintner Dinner, a St. Patrick’s Day themed Launch Party, The Grand Tasting, and an all-new Market Place showcasing the best of local and regional artists, craftsmen, designers and cooks. Wrap up a romantic lakeside festival weekend on an inspirational note at our first Farewell Gospel Brunch on Sunday morning featuring a live band and mouthwatering food and cocktails.

Uncork The Fun!
Checkout highlights from last years' festival!

Festival 101

Festival Wines

The 2017 Food & Wine Festival will host some of the world's most prolific vintners.

We've got an amazing line-up of global, national and regional wineries for your tasting pleasure.

Check out festival vintners

Celebrity Chefs

Meet the culinary artists that make your taste buds salivate.

The Lake Oconee Food & Wine Festival will feature culinary talents from across the southeast.

Look Who's Cooking

Online Silent Auction

Benefiting Lake Oconee Children's Charities.

Take part in the bidding action, rack-up amazing deals on resorts, golf experiences, artwork and more. Your contributions go directly to supporting community programs for youth in the local area.

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Festival Events

2017 brings new events and introduces the inaugural Market Place.

Taste your way through hundreds of wines and gourmet samples from the Georgia's finest chefs, stroll through the brand new Market Place, dance the night away at our St. Patrick's Day themed Launch Party and so much more. Pick & choose the events you want to join, or get the whole package and make the entire weekend amazing!

2017 Festival Events

Become A Festival Vendor

Be a part of Georgia's premier food & wine festival.

Showcase your business and get your products in front of thousands of people who enjoy great food, fine wines and celebrating the best that life has to offer.

Become A Vendor

Festival Hotel Package

Stay at the Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee and get two tickets for The Grand Tasting.

Enjoy romantic festival weekend accommodations at this elegant resort on Lake Oconee. Your hotel package will include two tickets to The Grand Tasting on Saturday, March 18th.

Hotel Package Information

The Spirit of the Festival

Proceeds from ticket sales and sponsorships support educational programs for youth.


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