Memphis is celebrating its culinary excellence by showcasing our exceptional local chef talent along with acclaimed regional, national and international chefs. Enhancing this lineup will be vintners, certified sommeliers and enlightening wine enthusiasts.


FedEx has chosen to become the exclusive Presenting Sponsor of the 2019 Memphis Wine & Food Festival.  As the presenting sponsor of our inaugural festival in 2016 and the 2017 festival, they recognize the festival brings together an exceptionally talented lineup of local and national chefs and an offering of wines that would impress any enthusiast. The festival also showcases a collection of Memphis musicians to make your soul sing and benefits an exceptional local charity to make your heart sing. 

Mark your Calendar

The third Memphis Food & Wine Festival is scheduled for Saturday, October 12, 2019 from 6p until 10p.  Tickets will be available on our website through Ticketmaster starting the middle of June.  

A Garden of Food & Wine

The Memphis Food & Wine Festival will return to The Live Garden at Memphis Botanic Garden for our 2019 event.  Host to The Live Garden Summer concert series, these many acres of nature’s delight proved to be an ideal location for this outdoor festival.  The location is centrally located in east Memphis, easily accessible and parking is ample and free for our festival.

Benefiting FedExFamilyHouse

It is with heartfelt pride that we announce FedExFamilyHouse will continue to benefit from our festival ticket sales and generous sponsor support. FedExFamilyHouse offers housing for out-of-town families with children receiving treatment at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis. With the support and generosity of many, MFWF has donated over $225,000 to FedExFamilyHouse thus far. Help us grow this amount in 2019!

Please Taste Responsibly

Your tasting experience will be more pleasurable and will ensure the safety of you and others. No one under the age of 21 or with our a proper ID is permitted to attend the festival events. The festival urges all adults to consume alcoholic products responsibly.



  • 21 or over – ID Required

  • Rain or Shine

  • Non-Smoking Event

  • No Pets Allowed (Except Service Dogs)


Memphis Food & Wine Festival

The Memphis Food & Wine Festival is a registered 501(c)(3) founded by a handful of Memphians with three key passions in common – FOOD, WINE and our MEMPHIS community.  We volunteer our time and expertise and are proud to invite you to join our efforts.