Skip to Content

2019 Food & Wine Festival at Busch Gardens Williamsburg | 4 New Countries featured including The Philippines!

2019 Food & Wine Festival at Busch Gardens Williamsburg | 4 New Countries featured including The Philippines!

This year is going to be insane at Busch Gardens Williamsburg 2019 Food & Wine Festival. I just got word that there will be 4 new food kiosks which mean 4 new countries are being featured this year. One of those kiosks will be representing my home country The Philippines! I cannot tell you how happy I am to see my country featured in this year’s Food & Wine Festival. The 2019 Food & Wine Festival is held every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, May 17 – June 30.

Busch Gardens Food and Wine Festival Philippines Chicken Adobo & Melon Juice. Busch Gardens 7th Annual Food & Wine Festival kicks off May 17th. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 17-June 30 guests can enjoy food from and drinks from around the world.

Along with The Philippines, guests can look forward to 3 other New Food Kiosks representing Mexico, Jamacia, and Italy. For more information about these countries and menus look below. Can’t wait to attend this year’s festival? Check out what Busch Gardens Williamsburg offered at their previous Food & Wine Festivals in 2017 and 2018.

2018 Food & Wine Festival Recap

 

 

About The Food & Wine Festival

Busch Gardens® Williamsburg offers a delectable culinary tour around the world with its seventh annual Food & Wine Festival.  Guests can enjoy authentic international tastes at 19 themed food and beverage kiosks featuring specialty entrées and desserts and more than 100 craft beers, wines, specialty cocktails, and non-alcoholic beverages.

The Food & Wine Festival will take place every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, May 17 – June 30, and Memorial Day Monday. The festival is included with park admission.  Festival entrées, beverages and desserts are available for an additional fee.

“With its assortment of tasty international creations, our Food & Wine Festival has established Busch Gardens Williamsburg as a leading culinary destination in the region,” said culinary operations Senior Leader Franz Kitenko.  “This annual festival provides tastes for every palate in one convenient location.”

Busch Gardens Food and Wine Festival Jamaica Jerk Chicken Slider & Jamaican Punch. Busch Gardens 7th Annual Food & Wine Festival kicks off May 17th. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 17-June 30 guests can enjoy food from and drinks from around the world.

The Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival offers park guests the opportunity to sample a variety of food and beverages not normally served in the park. This year’s event includes four new food kiosks and new beverage bars featuring specialty drinks, cocktails and wine with a focus around beautiful gardens:

NEW FOOD KIOSK – MEXICO

Offerings include Fried Shrimp Tacos, Carne Asada Tacos, and Chorizo Empanadas.

NEW FOOD KIOSK – JAMAICA

The menu features Jerk Chicken Sliders, Gamba Fritters, and Pineapple Rum Upside-Down Cake, as well as an assortment of drinks.

NEW FOOD KIOSK – PHILIPPINES

The menu includes a Chicken Adobo dish, as well as Siopao, a steamed pork bun with sweet soy glaze.

NEW FOOD KIOSK – ITALY

Offerings include Creamy Mushroom Risotto and Caprese, as well as a selection of drinks.

Busch Gardens Food and Wine Festival Garden to Glass Orange, Beet & Ginger Smoothie. Busch Gardens 7th Annual Food & Wine Festival kicks off May 17th. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 17-June 30 guests can enjoy food from and drinks from around the world.

NEW BEVERAGE BAR – HERBAL INFUSION

Cocktails include Watermelon Mojito and Mint Julep. Rosemary Lemon Moscato and specialty Lavender Lemonade also are available.

NEW BEVERAGE BAR – CRAFT BAR

A large selection of craft beers will be on tap at this new location.

NEW BEVERAGE BAR – GARDEN TO GLASS

Offerings include Bloody Mary and Summer Wind cocktails, as well as a specialty smoothie.

NEW BEVERAGE BAR – SANGRIA GARDEN

Cocktails include traditional Red Sangria, Citrus Moscato Sangria and Strawberry Rose Sangria.

Busch Gardens Food and Wine Festival Japan Gyoza & Bubble Tea. Busch Gardens 7th Annual Food & Wine Festival kicks off May 17th. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 17-June 30 guests can enjoy food from and drinks from around the world.

In addition to the delicious international flavors, special offerings like craft brewery talks, wine, tequila, and scotch tastings* also will be offered.  And to make it easy, Food & Wine Festival Food & Beverage Samplers* can be purchased for festival-goers to get it all. Tastings and samplers require an additional fee.

*Requires an additional fee.  Must be 21 years of age to purchase and consume alcohol (positive proof of age required)

Single Use Polystyrene Feature. SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment™ is replacing polystyrene foam with products made from 100 percent recycled material in all 12 of its parks, including Busch Gardens and Water Country USA. 

Great News!

New to the Food & Wine Festival this year, in a further commitment to protecting animals and habitats worldwide, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment™ is replacing polystyrene foam with products made from 100 percent recycled material in all 12 of its parks, including Busch Gardens and Water Country USA. 

The parks have removed polystyrene foam dinnerware products, including bowls, plates, and trays, from all of their dining operations. Guests can expect to see the new products in our dining facilities, as well as at their annual 2019 Food & Wine Festival.

For more information, including a complete listing of all the Food & Wine Festival flavors and offerings, visit www.buschgardens.com/foodandwine.

The best way for guests to enjoy the Food & Wine Festival is with a Membership.  Make unlimited visits to Busch Gardens and Water Country USA throughout the year for as little as $9.99 a month. For more information, visit https://buschgardens.com/williamsburg/annual-pass/benefits/.

2019 Food & Wine Festival. Busch Gardens 7th Annual Food & Wine Festival kicks off May 17th. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 17-June 30 guests can enjoy food from and drinks from around the world.

Sesame Street Kids' Weekends 2019 Schedule | Busch Gardens Williamsburg
← Previous
Busch Gardens Membership Plans - Exclusive Benefits and Monthly Rewards!
Next →

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

5 Things You Don't Want To Miss at Busch Gardens Food and Wine Festival 2018 - Jays Sweet N Sour Life

Thursday 8th of April 2021

[…] 2019 Food & Wine Festival at Busch Gardens Williamsburg […]

Busch Gardens Williamsburg Food and Wine Festival 2021 Guide - Jays Sweet N Sour Life

Thursday 8th of April 2021

[…] 2019 Food & Wine Festival at Busch Gardens Williamsburg […]

Busch Gardens Membership Plans - Exclusive Benefits and Monthly Rewards! - Jays Sweet N Sour Life

Tuesday 9th of April 2019

[…] « 2019 Food & Wine Festival at Busch Gardens Williamsburg | 4 New Countries featured inclu… […]

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.