Year-round events

Beyond the buzz of the Festival in March, visit us here to browse hundreds of other food and wine events taking place year-round across Victoria.

WHAT'S ON

Explore food and wine events taking place in Melbourne and regional Victoria

Free Festival
Free

Festival Artisan Bakery & Bar

Venue: Queensbridge Square, Melbourne, Southbank

Festival
$75

Global Chef & Wine Dinners

Venue: Various venues across Melbourne CBD, Melbourne

Festival
$40

Restaurant Express Signature Series

Venue: Various restaurants across Melbourne and Regional Victoria,

 
Sold Out Festival
$120 – $150

Acqua Panna Global Wine Experience - SOLD OUT

Venue: Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne

Festival
$85

Acqua Panna Perfect Match

Venue: Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne

Free Festival
Free

Open Kitchen

Venue: Queensbridge Square, Melbourne, Southbank

Festival
$65

Return to Terroir

Venue: Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne

Festival
$55

Chef Jam supported by HOSTPLUS

Venue: Queensbridge Square, Melbourne, Southbank

Sold Out Festival
$0 – $56

Crawl 'n' Bite – Restaurants - SOLD OUT

Venue: Various venues throughout Melbourne,

Sold Out Festival
$38

Theatre of Ideas: In Conversation with Dan Barber - SOLD OUT

Venue: Clemenger BBDO Auditorium, National Gallery of Victoria, Southbank

Festival
$50

The Essentials

Venue: Langham Hotel Melbourne, Southbank

Festival
$160 – $595

Langham Melbourne MasterClass

Venue: Langham Hotel Melbourne, Southbank

Festival
$100

The Outdoor Essentials

Venue: Testing Ground, Southbank

Festival
$66

Crawl 'n' Bite – Bars

Venue: Various venues throughout Melbourne,

Sold Out Festival
$66

Crawl 'n' Bite – Wine - SOLD OUT

Venue: Various venues throughout Melbourne,

Festival
$95

Regional World's Longest Lunches

Venue: Various venues across regional Victoria,

Festival
$25

Flemington Grazing Trail & Cellar Door

Venue: The Front Lawn @ Flemington Racecourse, Flemington

Festival
$35

Breakfast Around the Tan Presented by Diabetes Australia - Vic.

Venue: Royal Botanic Gardens Southern Cross Lawn Observatory Precinct, Melbourne

Festival
$65

High Tea In Paris

Venue: The Waiting Room, Southbank

Sold Out Festival
$55

The AMES Food Safari - SOLD OUT

Venue: Drill Hall, Melbourne

Sold Out Festival
$85

Artisan Bakery Workshop - The Royal Bun with Justin Gellatly - SOLD OUT

Venue: Queensbridge Square, Melbourne, Southbank

Festival
$30 – $85

The Best Fondue Party Ever

Venue: Duke of Wellington, Melbourne

Festival
$15

A Coastal Culinary Trail

Venue: Arbory Bar & Eatery, Melbourne

Free Festival
Free

Crown’s Alfresco Kitchen

Venue: Crown Riverwalk, Southbank

Recipes, videos, Q&As with the stars and the latest event news

27 Feb
News

Foodie fun on the Yarra

MFWF kicks off with Open Kitchen weekend

26 Feb
News: From Our Partners

Get your food truck fix

Melbourne's favourite food trucks assemble for Open Kitchen

25 Feb
Video: From Our Partners

Our favourite Gourmet Farmer sets sail

Tune in to the brand new SBS series Gourmet Farmer Afloat, Thursdays, 7.30pm on SBS One

23 Feb
News: Festival News

Five of the best from Restaurant Express

What are the signature dishes of Victoria’s gastronomic landscape?

23 Feb
News: Festival News

Win a spot on Intrepid’s Real Food Adventure Vietnam

Intrepid are giving one lucky person the chance to win a spot on Intrepid’s Real Food Adventure Viet...

22 Feb
Star

Anjum Anand

Food writer and television personality, UK

22 Feb
Star

Daniel Chirico

Baker D Chirico, Carlton & St Kilda, Victoria

22 Feb
Star

John Downes

Baker, Victoria

22 Feb
Star

Michael James

Tivoli Road Bakery, Victoria

22 Feb
Star

Mike McEnearney

Kitchen by Mike, New South Wales

19 Feb
News: Festival News

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival for kids

Great ways to keep the kids amused at this year’s Festival

19 Feb
News: Festival News

Think outside the shell

Wine and seafood pairing with Leanne Altmann

17 Feb
Recipe: From Our Partners

Celery, sweet potato and bean soup

Diabetes Australia - Vic Healthy Options Recipes

17 Feb
Star: Wine

Leanne Altmann

Sommelier, Supernormal

16 Feb
News: Festival News

Tales from the Pitmaster at Chef Jam 2015

Pitmaster Rodney Scott doesn’t just BBQ a mighty fine hog – he goes the whole hog.

16 Feb
News: Festival News

Win a $1500 shopping spree with Jamie Bissonnette

We have teamed up with our friends at The Essential Ingredient Prahran to offer you this once in a lifetime...

13 Feb
Star

Daniel Latimer

Husk & McCrady's, South Carolina, USA

13 Feb
News: Festival News

The Australian cognac revolution

Learn more about Australia's first ever Cognac-style aged spirit

12 Feb
News: Festival News

Get your coffee hit at the Festival Artisan Bakery & Bar

MFWF team up with MICE at the Bakery

12 Feb
News: Festival News

Introducing our Official Charity Partnership for 2015: Diabetes Australia - Victoria

MFWF are delighted to partner with Diabetes Australia - Vic.

10 Feb
News: Festival News

Eat, drink and discover the art of food at Crown

Our friends at Crown will be bringing you 13 unique dining experiences over the Festival

10 Feb
Recipe: From Our Partners

Roasted chicken, vegetable and risoni salad

Diabetes Australia - Vic Healthy Options Recipes

9 Feb
News: Wine

Return to Terroir – pouring energy into your glass

Before you can grasp what biodynamic wine is, you have to understand what it is not

6 Feb
News: Chefs

5 minutes with Jamie Bissonnette

What do veganism and nose to tail have in common?

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