A MESSAGE FROM SAN DIEGO’S MAYOR
On behalf of the citizens of San Diego, it is my pleasure to welcome you to the inaugural International Paella and Wine Festival held at the beautiful San Diego Embarcadero.This festival will bring the community together while highlighting the City of San Diego as a multicultural center for business, politics and relationships. Chefs from around the world will come together to compete for the title of “Best Paella in the Cali-Baja Region.” Local wineries and craft breweries will bring their best selections as live music and laughter fill the air. I commend the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce for hosting the festival, and look forward to a wonderful celebration.
Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer
SAN DIEGO’S FIRST PAELLA AND WINE FESTIVAL
FEATURING CHEFS AND WINERIES FROM THE BAJA-CALIFORNIA AND NAPA/SONOMA REGIONS
PAELLA CHEFS AND THEIR TEAMS WILL GATHER FROM ACROSS THE GLOBE TO COMPETE FOR THE TITLE OF “BEST PAELLA IN THE CALI-BAJA REGION.” PAELLA IS A SAFFRON-INFUSED RICE DISH THAT MARRIES BOLD FLAVORS AND DELIGHTFUL TEXTURES.ADMISSION INCLUDES UNLIMITED TASTINGS OF PAELLA.
WINERIES FROM THE BAJA-CALIFORNIA AND NAPA/SONOMA REGIONS WILL INSPIRE YOUR PALATE WITH THEIR REGIONAL VARIETALS. BREWERIES FROM SAN DIEGO AND BAJA WILL SHOWCASE THEIR EXPANSIVE CRAFT BEER SELECTIONS.ADMISSION INCLUDES UNLIMITED TASTINGS OF BEER AND WINE.
WITH SAN DIEGO’S BREATHTAKING WATERFRONT AS A BACKDROP, THIS FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND FESTIVAL WILL FEATURE LIVE MUSIC, ENTERTAINMENT, AND PLENTY OF CULTURE.THE FESTIVAL WILL BEGIN AT NOON. BRING YOUR CHAIRS AND PICNIC BLANKETS, FIND A SEAT, KICK BACK AND ENJOY THE AFTERNOON. FESTIVITIES WILL CONCLUDE AT 6:00 P.M.
This event is for ages 21+ only.