Grand Tasting & Concours d'Elegance

VIP 12-4pm
General Admission 1-4pm

The Saratoga Wine and Food Festival invite you to spend the day exploring this year’s Grand Tasting! Saturday’s Grand Tasting is centered on unparalleled wines, spirits, authentic products and the region’s top restaurants. This daytime event, is taking place on Saturday, September 9th from 12 P.M. to 4 P.M. For our VIP guests, doors open at 12pm, offering them a full hour all to themselves to eat, drink and meet the chefs! VIP guests will also enjoy an array of fine foods, premier drinks, and live music in an upscale and elegant VIP only section.

At 1pm, all guests will get the opportunity to savor exquisite foods created by more than 20 chefs in the Capital Region, culinary demonstrations, live auction, mystery wall, and sip on cocktails, wine and beer. As if this day couldn’t get any better, The Saratoga Automobile Museum is presenting a show of luxury collector cars including classes of Shelby Cobra, Alfa Romeo, Porsche, Lancia, Maserati, Ferrari, Lamborghini, and much more! What more could you possibly need on a beautiful day in Saratoga Springs? This is one event, you definitely don’t want to miss out on!

Participating Restaurants

Check back as restaurants will be added daily

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  • Ama Cocina
  • Adam Humphrey/ Harvey’s Restaurant
  • Barcelona
  • Campagna
  • Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
  • Druthers Brewing Company
  • Friends Lake Inn
  • IL Faro Restaurant
  • Jacob & Anthony’s American Grille
  • Henry Street Taproom
  • Karavalli Saratoga
  • Salt and Char
  • Saratoga National
  • Simpson’s at the Desmond Hotel
  • Sperry’s Restaurant
  • The Brook Tavern
  • The Hollow Bar + Kitchen
  • Three Vines Bistro
  • Wings Over Saratoga



Connoisseur Tent Package: $175

Connoisseur Tent Package includes all Grand tasting activities and allows early entry to the Grand Tasting and exclusive access to the Connoisseur’s Tent.