The Culinary Village is the heart of the Charleston Wine + Food Festival, an annual celebration of Southern culture and cuisine. The festival showcases some of the city’s best restaurants as well as celebrity chefs and libations experts, and live entertainment at the Music Stage adds to the laid-back party vibe. Also featured at the event is a Hands-On Kitchen, a Grand Tasting Tent, the Rosé Garden + Grilling Area, artisan markets, a Biergarten and more. Special events include an Opening Night Party, beverage seminars, excursions and unique brunch, lunch or dinner experiences.