Apr
26
Fri
Galveston Island Wine Festival @ Saengerfest Park
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm

The 10th annual Galveston Island Wine Festival returns with all your favorite events and new wines, April 26-27, 2019.

-Event: Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Dinner:

Location: American National Insurance Co. 21st Floor.

The invitation-only dinner guests will blind taste the top 3 red and top 3 whites to determine the Grand Champion, Grand Reserve Champion and Reserve Champion. The Confrérie de la Chaîne des Rôtisseurs™ is the oldest and largest food and wine society in the world.

Premium Wine Tasting:

Location: Saengerfest Park

The Premium Wine Tasting and Pairing returns this year for the true gourmand. Guests will enjoy premium wines from vineyards around the world.

The Grand Tasting:

Location: Saengerfest Park

The Grand Tasting is the highlight of the festival. Patrons will embark on a tasting trip through vineyards from all around the world, enjoying approximately 100 wines. The fantastic live music and endless wine sampling in the park will complete this afternoon of indulgences.

A portion of the proceeds benefits Galveston College Culinary Arts, Alvin Community College Culinary Arts & The Galveston County Resource and Crisis Center.

A portion of the proceeds benefits Galveston College Culinary Arts, Alvin Community College Culinary Arts & The Galveston County Resource and Crisis Center.

Austin Food and Wine Festival @ Auditorium Shores
Apr 26 @ 10:13 pm – Apr 28 @ 11:13 pm

The Austin Food + Wine Festival marks a collaboration between C3 Presents and some of Texas’ most celebrated chefs and restaurateurs, including Tim Love, Iron Chef Champion and Owner/Chef of Queenie’s Steakhouse, The Lonesome Dove Western Bistro, and The Love Shack in Fort Worth; Tyson Cole, the James Beard Foundation Award-winning Owner/Chef of Uchi and Uchiko in Austin; and Jesse Herman, owner of the James Beard Foundation-nominated La Condesa in Austin/Napa. C3 is the Austin-based producer of Lollapalooza and Austin City Limits Music Festival.

A portion of the Festival’s proceeds will benefit The Austin Food & Wine Alliance, dedicated to fostering awareness and innovation in the Central Texas food and wine community through grants, educational programming and events.

Apr
28
Sun
River Oaks District Taste of the District @ River Oaks District
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

oin River Oaks District for an open air market featuring The District’s restaurants and local makers and artists. Guests will experience local flavors, shop farm fresh produce from Hope Farms, see chef demos in action, get hands on with DIY eco-conscious workshops, tone up with Equinox classes, and shop locally made goods.

1836: A Texas Olive Oil Company, Amalfi Ristorante Italiano & Bar, Casetta Cucina, CForce Water, Davidoff, Eat My Pralines, Equinox, Highway Vodka, High Brew Coffee, Hope Farms, Le Colonial, Little Kitchen HTX, Loch Bar, Magpies and Peacocks, Modern Artifacts, Onata Fragrances, Ouzo Bay, Pop Shop America, Popston, River Oaks Plant House, Saint Arnold, Switch2Pure, Tequila Cava Don Anastacio, The Garden Hen, Toulouse Cafe, Uncommon Bees, Xocolla Chocolate, and more!

Equinox is hosting complimentary classes:
11:30AM (Best Butt Ever, 45 minutes) and 12:30PM The Cut (Kickboxing, 45 Minutes)

Benefitting Recipe For Success who combat childhood obesity by changing the way children understand, appreciate and eat their food and educate and mobilize the community to provide them with healthier diets. They are transforming lives by making healthy food fun, tasty, affordable, easy and accessible with programs that teach, inspire and empower healthy eating.

Recipe for Success will be onsite with their Hope Farms Rolling Green Market filled to the brim with freshly harvested organic veggies ready for you to take home, along with some delicious fun for all ages, including tastings, easy recipes and games like Veggie Jeopardy, Carrot Peeling Contests, Garden Haikus and help signing up for their free VegOut! Challenge game. They will also have a traveling version of our Hope Farm Store with aprons, cookbooks, t-shirts and fun, food related gifts for sale.

May
3
Fri
Grow Together ™ Event @ Houston Polo Club
May 3 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Let’s Grow, Girl! is kicking-off Grow! Together ™

We can’t help but be excited about our first Grow! Together event and hope you will be there with us! So many have asked how to join the fun and get involved, so we’ve partnered with Houston Polo Club to make that happen.

Start with a Meet & Greet with Let’s Grow, Girls Belinda Rowell, Miranda Sevcik, and Suzanne Williams and guest. Enjoy light bites and welcome refreshment, learn about the sport of polo, pet the horses, meet the riders, and watch a polo match.

It is tailgate-style and plenty of tables and chairs will be provided. Feel free to bring your cute fancy chair to show off your stuff.

Are you ready for laughter with a Girls Night Out to meet new friends, at a private event and learn something new… well here’s your chance! This one-night event is perfect to come together and grow!

Attendance is FREE – RSVP here
Nice Casual Attire
Wear shoes that work well on natural surfaces such as ladies flats or wedges
Free Parking
Welcome to bring your BYOCooler with your favorite beer/wine/champagne

May
4
Sat
Taste of Memorial City Food and Wine Festival
May 4 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Celebrate the best of Memorial City and West Houston’s culinary scene with 30+ restaurants, chefs, breweries, and winemakers presenting a selection of gourmet fare. Enjoy live music, a culinary market, VIP lounge, and chef demonstrations all on the beautiful Lawn at Memorial City, next to Hotel ZaZa.

Benefiting Memorial Assistance Ministries (MAM)