Saratoga Wine & Food Festival: SEPTEMBER 2018
FRIENDS & FAMILY BUGATTI DEBUT: WEDNESDAY 5, 6PM-9PM
ONE NIGHT ONLY
Bring your friends and family to be one of the first to see the Bugatti exhibit at the Saratoga Automobile Museum. This exhibit includes one of the two surviving Atlantics, the 'Mona Lisa' of automobiles along with six other spectacular Bugatti's from the 1930's.
AN EVENING OF ELEGANCE: THURSDAY 6, 6PM-9PM
Join us for an exclusive evening of Bugatti’s, cocktails and hors d’oevres, exploring our Bugatti exhibit along with Bugatti’s from The Bugatti Club of America. Visit saratogaautomuseum.org for details.
ADK ROAD TOUR & LUNCH: FRIDAY, SEPT 7, 9am-3pm
UNDER 21 NOT PERMITTED
This spirited road rally designed for the ultimate car enthusiast winds through beautiful Adirondack roads to finish at the historic Lake George Club for a delicious luncheon on the lake.
FIRED UP! FRIDAY, SEPT 7, 7-10pm
UNDER 21 NOT PERMITTED
At Fired Up! Grill Competition, the kick-off event to the weekend’s events at SPAC, chefs from the Capital Region’s finest restaurants will battle it out for the Fired Up! title as guests enjoy great music, gourmet food, BBQ, a cold refreshing Stella Artois, wines and spirits.
Guests will help celebrity judge David Burke, world renowned Chef and Culinary Director for the iconic Adelphi Hotel’s Blue Hen, Morrissey’s and Salt & Char, along with 3 more celebrity judges (to be named at a later date), to name the 2018 Saratoga Grill Master by sampling inventive grill-off creations. Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz will also make a special guest appearance at the event.
GRAND TASTING & CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE: SATURDAY, SEPT 8, 12-4pm
Saturday will showcase the festival’s elegance through an exclusive Bugatti auto display, curated food, wine, events and activities. Guests will have the chance to taste New York’s finest creations and VIP guests can enhance their sommelier skills in the VIP lounge.
The main stage will host speeches, special guest appearances, live music and an “Iron Chef”-styled competition featuring James Beard Award-winning chef, David Burke. Burke will have a presence with a taste of dishes from Tavern62, David Burke Kitchen, and Woodpecker by David Burke.
BRUNCH WITH COLIN COWIE: SUNDAY, SEPT 9, AM
Colin Cowie and celebrity chef and reality TV star Todd English will co-host a lively, upbeat brunch showcasing Colin’s “five-senses” approach to events including: custom scent consultations, floral and table design examples, lively music by On The Move, and a phenomenal menu with delectable bites and cocktails. A never ending supply of Whispering Angel Rose with specialty cocktails by the Cocktail Architect, Yusef Austin, will be featured for this daytime party with a nighttime vibe.