This fall, we invite you to help us write a “Love Letter to the South”. Immerse yourself in a one-of-a-kind culinary experience celebrating the South’s many iconic flavors, destinations, and hospitality at Atlanta Food & Wine’s all-inclusive Tasting Tents at Historic Old Fourth Ward Park.

Tantalize your taste buds as you navigate through the vast culinary offerings within our Tasting Tent event. Enjoy fine foods being featured by 30+ top chefs from Atlanta’s backyard to all of Georgia’s surrounding southern neighbors.

Come eat, drink, and indulge at our grand marquis event!

Saturday Tasting Tents

Saturday September 17 } 1:00pm-5:00pm (VIP Access 1pm | GA Access 2pm)
Historic Fourth Ward Park
680 Dallas St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA

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Our Signature Tasting Tent event features 30+ top chefs from Atlanta’s backyard to all of Georgia’s surrounding southern neighbors along side many top spirits and beverage brands with live entertainment provided by Coca-Cola throughout the festivities. Don't forget to pop into our Publix Demo tent for various cooking lessons from our premier chefs.

This event is an all-inclusive event.


Sunday Tasting Tents

Sunday, September 18 } 1:00pm-5:00pm (VIP Access 1pm | GA Access 2pm)
Historic Fourth Ward Park
680 Dallas St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA

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Football is back! Enjoy Tasting Tent Day 2 which will incorporate some of you favorite tailgate elements into our 30+ chef tasting tent lineup. Be prepared to kickoff the new
football season right with a tailgate party to remember featuring surprise guests, live entertainment, and of course all-includive food and drink.

This event is an all-inclusive event.

Each ticket includes:

Unlimited Food

Are you ready for an all-inclusive culinary experience?!? Hearty, creamy, carby, dreamy—there’s a reason we call it Southern comfort food. On September 11-12, we invite you to embark on a delicious journey through some of the South’s finest flavors. We have it all! From smokey BBQ treats, to fresh Southern seafood, delectable desserts, and much more.

  • GA Tasting Tent tickets include unlimited food from 2pm – 5pm.
  • VIP Priority Access tickets receive entrance an hour early.

Wine, Beer & Cocktails

Yes when we say all inclusive, we mean ALL-INCLUSIVE! Tasting Tent tickets grant access to free-flowing beverages throughout the event. Various partners and sponsors will be serving up unlimited craft cocktails, wines, and beer. Partners include: Blade and Bow Whiskey, Desert Door Texas Sotol Tequila, Four Roses Bourbon, Ketel One Vodka, Stella Artois beer, Tito’s Vodka, Wicked Weed craft brew, plus much more!

All Day Entertainment

Throughout the fairgrounds you will be surrounded with endless entertainment. Enjoy Atlanta’s breathtaking backdrop while getting serenaded by music, fun photo opportunities, endless food tents, vendor booths, and much more. Pop in to our Yelp Atlanta portion of the festival and discover some local eateries that you might not have known about.


VIP Priority Access ticket holders receive an hour early access to the tasting tents.

General Admission tickets include unlimited bites, live entertainment, cocktails, craft beers, wine and more.

2022 Ticket Offerings

Admission to Tasting Tents for one day only.
 VIP: $150 | GA: $99

General Admission for Tasting Tents for both days (Saturday & Sunday)
GA: $158

Limited quantities available. All ticket sales are final. All attendees must be 21+.

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Embark on a delicious journey through the South’s finest flavors, up-and-coming destinations at our indulgent, all-inclusive Tasting Tents at Historic Fourth Ward Park.