You’re invited to delight in Southern Oregon’s food, drink, talent and creativity at the 12th Annual Ashland Culinary Festival. Located at the Ashland Hills Hotel & Suites, this delicious four-day destination event features 12 local chefs competing for Top Chef honor in the Chef Showdown using local produce and a secret key ingredient and challenge. Guests have fun learning and tasting at culinary workshops throughout the weekend. Sample and purchase from over 30 food artisans, farms, restaurants, award winning wineries and breweries. The event begins with the Ultimate Top Chef Dinner on Thursday evening. On Friday, enjoy an afternoon wine tour, an evening kick-off event including the 3rd annual Mixology Competition and samplings. On Saturday, witness the 3rd annual Junior Chef Competition at the Festival where local junior chefs compete for the Junior Chef title and a chance to shadow the Festival Judges. On Saturday and Sunday, you can view the Top Chef Competition while enjoying vendor samplings around the room.
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