10 Amazing NYC Wine & Food Festival Events Celebrating Their 10th Anniversary

NYC Wine and Food Festival is coming in fast and furious, and this year, they're celebrating their 10th anniversary.

If you've ever attended an event at NYCWFF, you know how much fun each one is and how much thought goes into making every single one amazing.

The 10th Anniversary celebration promises to be one for the ages! This year's NYCWFF seems to be chock-full of incredible events with even more enticing eats.

In honor of 10 years at NYCWFF, check out our picks for the 10 most exciting upcoming events. You can check out the full list here, and make sure to nab tickets before they sell out.


10. Pie vs. Cake (October 13th)


Dessert first is our motto for this event. Duff Goldman, the legendary renegade pastry chef is bringing the sweet treats in a fun and competitive way. Do you prefer cake or pie? Doesn't matter! There will be plenty of both here to try, so prepare for a night of NYC's best baked goods.

9. Donut Making Master Class (October 14th)


If cake and pie are the starter, donuts should definitely be the main course, right? Underwest Donuts, the car wash donut spot that has blown up in the past few years, is teaching you the secret behind their legendary creations and giving you the chance to be a part of the magic.

8. Dinner with Debi Mazar, Gabriele Corcos and Beatrice Tosti (October 12th)

Celeb icon and Younger star, Debbie Mazar, and her Extra Virgin co-host Gabriele Corcos host a celebration of Italian cuisine. Their collaboration with Beatrice Tosti will transport you to an Italian villa, complete with great Italian dishes and the perfect wine to match.

7. Variety Presents Broadway Tastes hosted by Kristen Chenoweth (October 15th)


One of NYC's most iconic Broadway bombshells hosts a brunch to remember. In addition to some great breakfast bites, you'll get the chance to meet some of your favorite Broadway cast members from shows like Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Dear Evan Hansen, Groundhog Day, Wicked and more.

6. Rooftop Iron Chef Showdown: Battle Autumn Bounty (October 14th)


Have you ever wanted to attend a live taping of your favorite Food Network competition? Here's your chance! Over 20 chefs go head-to-head, preparing their best dishes to compete for several cash prizes which will be determined by Alton Brown, the master of ceremonies, and event attendees (aka you!).

5. Family Ice Cream Fun-dae (October 14th)


Mario Batali and Ayesha Curry curated a family-friendly event for all you parents or fun aunts/uncles who want to bring the whole crew with you. 

Fill up on ice cream from Morgenstern's and Rebecca DeAngelis, pastries from Mario Batali's Babbo and classic toppings, while enjoying much-needed bonding time with the kiddos and adults alike.

4. Dinner with Wolfgang Puck and Daniel Boulud (October 13th)


Ever wondered what it would be like to eat something prepared by the legendary Wolfgang Puck? What about Daniel Boulud? Dream come true! Well, what if I told you this event combines the two wunderkinds? This epic combination promises a tasting menu that will leave you floored.

3. Best of Brooklyn (October 13th)


Action Bronson (yup, the rapper) takes on the best of Brooklyn, bringing fans a combo of streets and eats. Brooklyn's best establishments, House Spirits Distillery and MUNCHIES will work together to create one unforgettable night.

2. Tacos and Tequila (October 12th)


Two of our favorite things are coming together for an incredible fiesta you won't want to miss. Aaron Sanchez is hosting a spread of various tacos and cocktails. And if you're feeling a bit sluggish after all those treats, you're more than welcome to hit the dance floor to burn those calories off.


1. Smorgasburg (October 12th)


Brooklyn's favorite outdoor market is also celebrating its 10th anniversary and we can't think of a better way than to combine efforts with the biggest Food Fest to hit NYC every year. The cast of Food Network's Chopped and the team at Thrillist, take on NYC's food dynamos to bring you the very best in innovative eats and curated cocktails.

[Feature Image Courtesy Instagram] 

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