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Saturday, October 28

Saturday
Sunday

Bubbles, Booze & Bites

Ivy Hall

1127 S St Mary's St, San Antonio, TX 78210

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

VIP Admission $150  (7:00 PM Entry) 

General Admission  $75. (8:00 PM Entry) 

At the Door Admission (If Available) $300 

Experience the exquisite elegance and irresistible charm of award winning southtown venue, Ivy Hall. From classic cocktails to champagne and mouthwatering dishes prepared by talented chefs, your evening will be one you'll never forget. Enjoy breathtaking sights and tantalizing flavors amidst the modern sophistication that makes The IVY so unique.

 

Stir, shake, sip, and savor the best ingredients all under a star-studded San Antonio sky. Our high-quality selection of beverages are hand-picked and masterfully mixed by experienced bartenders who understand each drink’s unique flavor profile. And don't forget to try our delectable appetizers created by award-winning women chefs. 

THE TALENT

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AREGONI

MARY AREGONI

SAIGON SISTERS

INSTA: @saigonsisters

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DOBBERTIN

JEN DOBBERTIN

BEST QUALITY DAUGHTER

INSTA: @bestqualitydaughter

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DE LOS REYES

CAMILLE DE LOS REYES

SARI-SARI

INSTA: @sarisarisatx

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SANDERS

MAVIS JAY SANDERS

MAVIS JAY

INSTA: @chefmavisjay

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WATEL

LISA ASTORGA WATEL

BISTR09

INSTA: @bistr09

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BLAQUE

NICOLA BLAQUE

THE JERK SHACK

INSTA: @thejerkshacksatx

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LOWE

PAULA ENDARA LOWE

THE MANCHESTER

INSTA: @paulaendaralowe

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Tim The Girl

TIM THE GIRL

GOOD KIND HOSPITALITY GROUP

INSTA: @timthegirl

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TEJEDA

SOFIA TEJEDA

HOTEL EMMA

INSTA: @thehotelemma

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ZHAO

KRISTINA ZHAO

DASHI

INSTA: @sichuandashi

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COTE

SONYA COTE

STOREHOUSE

INSTA: @storehousebastrop 

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MARIPOSA

REBEL MARIPOSA

REB MARI

INSTA: @rebelmariposa

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RUSS

ELISE RUSS

CLEMENTINE

INSTA: @clementine.sanantonio

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SAWICKI

LAURA SAWICKI

INSTA: @sawickiwickiwicki

All tickets are all-inclusive. Join us for this four-day festival celebrating all things Texas and what makes the Lone Star State the tastiest.  *Act fast! Ticket prices could go up if inventory sells out early. Don't miss out on flash sale or early bird pricing.

TICKET INFO

VIP Tickets Include:

  • Early Entry to Southern Hospitality at 6:30 PM

  • Early Entry to Grand Tasting; Burgers, Bourbon & Beer at 12:00 PM Noon

  • Access to VIP lounges (where applicable) 

  • All-Inclusive food and drinks

  • Commemorative Tasting Texas glass 

  • First access to talent

  • Access to festival grounds with wine, cocktails, breweries, music, JBF nominated and award winning chefs, curated local vendors and more!

General Admission Tickets Include:

  • 1:00 PM Entry to Grand Tasting and  Burgers, Bourbon & Beer

  • 7:00 PM Entry to Southern Hospitality 

  • Commemorative Tasting Texas glass 

  • Access to festival grounds with wine, cocktails, breweries, music, JBF nominated and award winning chefs, curated local vendors and more!

Military Discount Tickets - Available after Early Bird Sales are Complete

  • 50% off of the following events: Southern Hospitality; Grand Tasting; Burgers, Bourbon & Beer, Classic Cocktails and Champagne and HalloWine. 

  • All-Inclusive food and drinks

  • Discount does not apply to: Ticket Packages, Thursday Night Dinners, Riverboat Brunch or Under 21 Admission. Military ID is required at time of admission.

  • Enter Promo Code at Checkout: MilitaryLove23

  • Commemorative Tasting Texas glass 

  • 1:00 PM Entry to Grand Tasting and  Burgers, Bourbon & Beer

  • 7:00 PM Entry to Southern Hospitality 

  • Not applicable to Ticket Packages or VIP - Must present Military ID 

Under 21 Tickets 

  • $20 Grand Tasting

  • $20 Burgers, Bourbon & Beer 

  • All-Inclusive food and drinks

  • Under 21 wristband

EAT, DRINK, GIVE.
Make a difference and indulge in some delicious food and drinks! Your purchase will support the James Beard Foundation, and the events happen rain or shine, there's no reason not to come to this epic event! No refunds are allowed. Your furry friends are allowed at The Grand Tasting, Burgers, Bourbon & Beer, and HalloWine. Just remember to show your valid ID for entrance. See you there!

EVENT RECORDING NOTICE
Get ready to shine - attending this event means you're giving us permission to snap some pics or film some footage of you! But don't worry, we'll only use your likeness in our promotional or marketing materials. So strike a pose and let's make some memories!

CLEAR BAG POLICY
For your safety and ours, only clear bags or non-clear bags that are 4.5” x 6.5” or smaller are allowed at Festival Events. No entry will be permitted and no refund issued in the event of bringing a non-clear bag. This is applicable for Southern Hospitality, Grand Tasting and Burgers, Bourbon & Beer. Large bags and backpacks are not allowed at any event. 

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A Culinary Festival with a Purpose

Realizing a shared vision with the James Beard Foundation to make good food for good™, and spotlight women and minority communities, a partnership between the Foundation, Visit San Antonio, and Culinaria was a natural progression. Proceeds from Tasting Texas will benefit the James Beard Foundation’s scholarship programs, which in turn, provide opportunities for minority culinary talent to develop their skills and experience. Further, by providing high-level exposure to chefs from Texas, the city of San Antonio, and others across the country, Tasting Texas aims to help the restaurant industry, locally and nationally, grow from the devastating financial effects of the pandemic.

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