Indulge Your Inner Epicurean With The Venice Food & Wine Festival

23 Apr 2018
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There’s a gourmet food festival taking place this May and it’s set to be a feast for all the senses.

This May, indulge your inner epicurean with a weekend of exclusive events, showcasing the finest Italian cuisine, wine and spirits. Immerse yourself in the very best of Veneto culinary tradition; all in the company of internationally celebrated chefs and wine experts. 

Set on its own private island, JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa is a luxe haven on Isola delle Rose, minutes away from historic St. Mark’s Square. The resort will be hosting an exciting Venice Food & Wine Festival from May 3-6, and you’re invited.

Ticket-holders will join celebrity chefs, renowned winemakers, and epicurean insiders for a spectacular three-day weekend showcasing the finest Italian cuisines, wines, and spirits, with a focus on local Veneto traditions and the magnetism of the Venetian islands.

As well as cooking demos, talks and wine tastings, a number of top chefs are set to attend – including Michelin-starred chef Giancarlo Perbellini and chef Federico Belluco of JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa’s Michelin-starred Dopolavoro restaurant.

What’s more, pay a visit to an Italian-themed market on the Main Lawn, try a ‘Bocce & Bubbles’ tournament at the Villa, feast at a ‘Michelin-Starred Masters’ dinner party and dig in at a ricotta-making demonstration – plus plenty more!

To find out more and purchase tickets, visit

Words by Sophie Ritchie