Can’t get enough of local food and great wine? You might want to attend the very first Columbia Food and Wine Festival, Sunday, April 15 in Five Points.
A co-production of The Five Points Association and Free Times, the festival will run along Saluda Avenue, from Blossom to Greene. Ticket prices will be announced Feb. 7 with general admission and VIP tickets available. Festival-goers must be 21 years old or over to attend.
Other food-related events scheduled for April include:
April 7 & 8: Columbia International Festival, with food, performances and more
April 22: Main Street Harvest Dinner, with chefs from Bourbon, The Oak Table and The Whig
April 28: Back to the Roots Festival at City Roots, with hands-on experiences with farming and food, wine, beer and cider.
April 28: Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival at SC State Fairgrounds, a gathering of food trucks from South Carolina and the Southeast
And several others with dates to be announced: Sparkleberry Country Fair, SC Cornbread Festival, Lower Richland Sweet Potato Festival, Sweet & Savory Chefs’ Competition, and Wine Tasting at Riverbanks Botanical Garden.