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14th Annual California Artisan Cheese Festival

March 27 @ 8:30 am - March 29 @ 4:00 pm PDT

$25 – $150
14th Annual California Artisan Cheese Festival

To begin with, this a weekend long celebration brought together by a lively and friendly group of experts and presenters from the wonderful world of artisan cheese.  The Artisan Cheese Festival promotes broad awareness of the artisan cheesemaking community and enjoyment of its products.  In addition, the mission is to educate people who want to learn more about artisan cheese, support the artisan cheesemaking community and its sustainability, and celebrate and enjoy the creations of the artisan cheesemakers. Through its educational offerings, the festival also helps consumers better understand artisan cheeses and their advantages over non-artisan cheeses. Learn more.

Artisan Cheese Festival Schedule:

Friday, March 27th

8:30am to 3:30pm Farm & Producer Tours at various locations – several different tours to choose from, each with a different itinerary and all include lunch. DETAILS COMING SOON

Saturday, March 28th

8:30am to 3:30pm Farm & Producer Tours at various locations – several different tours to choose from, each with a different itinerary and all include lunch. DETAILS COMING SOON

10:00am to 11:30am Seminars and Pairing Demonstrations – Morning Sessions ANNOUNCED SOON

1:30pm to 3:00pm Seminars and Pairing Demonstrations – Afternoon Sessions ANNOUNCED SOON

6:00pm to 9:00pm Cheese, Bites & Booze! – Get your boarding pass for this epic walk-around tasting in Santa Rosa where Cheesemakers, Chefs, and Cheesemongers compete for the best cheesy bite paired with beer, wine, cider and spirits – and YOU definitely come out the winner! 21+ only

Sunday, March 29th*

9:30am to 11:00am Bubbles & Brunch – Multi-course cheese centric brunch and cooking demo with our Celebrity Chef (includes ticket for Early Entry to Marketplace!)

12:00pm to 4:00pm Artisan Cheese Tasting & Marketplace – Over 100 vendors showcasing their products – try and buy new and familiar cheeses and artisan products that complement. Sampling wine, beer, cider and spirits + live entertainment.

*Parking on Sunday at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds is complimentary with purchase of your ticket.

**Please note all sales are final and event will take place rain or shine. Thank you, and we look forward to seeing you at the Festival! We can’t wait to show off all of the great cheeses crafted by our cheesemakers.

 

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Details

Start:
March 27 @ 8:30 am
End:
March 29 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
$25 – $150
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.artisancheesefestival.com/

Organizer

Judy Groverman Walker
Phone:
707-837-1928
Email:
judy@artisancheesefestival.com

Venue

Sonoma County Fairgrounds
1350 Bennett Valley Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95404 United States
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Phone:
707-837-1928