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Our VIP passes grant exclusive access into all five signature festival events – with early entry and major savings. It’s not just the festival’s best deal – it’s a great way to share the joy this holiday season.

VIP tickets include all-you-can-eat-and-drink access to:

  • BBQ Showdown: Thursday, March 30
  • Main Event: Friday, March 31
  • Desserts After Dark: Friday, March 31
  • Rise + Dine: Saturday, April 1
  • Burgers, Brews + Blues: Saturday, April 1

Buy before December 31, 2016 and save an additional $50–that’s on top of the $50 savings you get when you buy the VIP ticket instead of individual event tickets. Be sure to use code FWFHOLIDAY17 at checkout.

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Centerstage
February 21, 2017 | 06:00 PM

Centerstage

February 21, 2017 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm Bass Performance Hall Set against the backdrop of Fort Worth’s premier performance venue, CenterStage celebrates fine food and fine arts with a caviar and champagne reception in the beautiful Grand Lobby followed by dinner on the elaborately set stage of Bass Hall....

Sipping Series
January 12, 2017 | 06:00 PM

Sipping Series

Check back soon for event updates!

BBQ Showdown
March 30, 2017 | 06:00 PM

BBQ Showdown

March 30, 2017 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm Watt Arena at Will Rogers Memorial Center We’re kicking off the 2017 FWFWF with Texas’ most iconic food. Pit masters from across the state come together to celebrate the festival launch and share their creations with guests. Enjoy BBQ along with some tasty sides...

Main Event
March 31, 2017 | 06:00 PM

Main Event

March 31, 2017 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Pier 1 Imports Building We’ll be pouring more than 100 exceptional wines, craft beers and spirits from near and far to pair perfectly with food from the best North Texas chefs, restaurateurs, artisan producers and crafters. You don’t want to miss this signature...

Desserts After Dark
March 31, 2017 | 09:00 PM

Desserts After Dark

March 31, 2017 9:00 pm – Midnight The Shack at Panther Island Pavilion It’s Friday night, right? Time to sip a true Texas cocktail, enjoy sweet somethings and dance the night away. 12 pastry chefs and 12 mixologists will create special eats and drinks – and guests will vote for their faves. A local...

Rise + Dine: A Brunch Inspired Tasting
April 01, 2017 | 11:00 AM

Rise + Dine: A Brunch Inspired Tasting

April 1, 2017 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Pier 1 Imports Building Saturday brunch gets the FWFWF treatment, with noted area restaurants contributing dozens of dishes, from eggs Benedict to breakfast tacos, plus a generous selection of craft beer, specialty wines and spirits. Or give your favorite brunch-time...

Burgers, Brews + Blues
April 01, 2017 | 06:00 PM

Burgers, Brews + Blues

April 1, 2017 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Heart of The Ranch at Clearfork We’re celebrating a trio of all-American classics – sliders, craft beer and blues – at this rockin’ party on ranchland along the Trinity River. 13 chefs will be grilling up their best mini-burgers and 22 craft breweries will...