Peter Island Caribbean Food Festival

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Peter Island Caribbean Food Festival

November 11, 2016 @ 8:00 am - November 12, 2016 @ 11:00 pm

Peter Island’s First Annual Caribbean Food Festival will take place from 11th-12th November at Peter Island Resort & Spa. The event brings together chefs from various Caribbean islands to celebrate Caribbean food and cooking techniques. Popular chefs include Nina Compton and Ron Duprat.

NOVEMBER 11-12
Peter Island’s First Annual Caribbean Food Festival will take place from 11th-12th November at Peter Island Resort & Spa. The event brings together chefs from various Caribbean islands to celebrate Caribbean food and cooking techniques. Popular chefs include Nina Compton and Ron Duprat.

DATES – November 11-12, 2016 (November is Culinary Month in the British Virgin Islands)
Friday November 11th
5PM – Welcome reception for Chefs and Judges.
7PM – Dinner for Chefs, Judges and VIP’s showcasing restaurants from the British Virgin Islands.

Saturday November 12th
12NOON – Chef’s beach relay race
4PM – Caribbean Cocktail Challenge.
7PM – Caribbean Tasting Menu (each Chef will be assigned a course).
10PM – Dancing and entertainment.

Pricing for festival guests;

All Access Festival Pass – $250 per person (full access to all events).

Individual Events:

Taste of the BVI Dinner, Friday November 11th – $100/each.  Dinner only, no drinks included.

  • Chef’s Beach Relay Race, 12 Noon Saturday – $50/each.  Includes access to the event, 2 beach cocktails and light beach meal prepared by Celebrity Chefs (during race).
  • Caribbean Cocktail Challenge, 4PM Saturday.  Complimentary.  Pass holders will all receive the 3 top cocktails as decided by the judges and help in choosing the winning cocktail.
  • Caribbean Tasting Menu and after party, 7PM Saturday – $155/each. Dinner only, no drinks included.

Proceeds from ticket sales will go towards the scholarship fund to support aspiring BVI culinary professionals to further their culinary education.

Peter Island Resort & Spa is the largest luxury private island resort in the British Virgin Islands with 1,800 acres of unspoiled Caribbean island, 52 rooms/suites,
3 over-the-top villas, 5 pristine beaches, one of the best spas in the Caribbean and two restaurants — Tradewinds for fine dining and Deadman’s Beach Bar & Grill for more casual ocean-side dining.  Peter Island Resort & Spa has been a treasured secret among yachtsmen and sophisticated travelers for over 30 years.

Peter Island Food Lovers Getaway Package
3 nights – November 10th to 13th

Ocean View Room – Single Occupancy $2,148 | Double Occupancy $2,738
Ocean View Deluxe Room – Single Occupancy $2,572 | Double Occupancy $3,162
Beach Front Junior Suite – Single Occupancy$3,280 | Double Occupancy $3,870

Includes

  • BVI Foodie Welcome Kit – collection of local spices, rubs, recipe book and Caribbean Food Festival pass (proceeds to benefit BVI culinary scholarship fund) and T-Shirt.
    Thursday Evening – Five Course Wine Dinner, Tradewinds Restaurant.  Hosted by Peter Island Executive Chef Todd Howard and General Manager Scott Hart. Gourmet tasting menu with paired wine and champagne.
  • Friday Afternoon – Gourmet beach picnic. Choose from our 5 beaches and we will set up with a gourmet picnic lunch with wine.
  • Friday Evening – Taste of the BVI Dinner, Deadman’s Restaurant. Dine alongside the Festival’s celebrity Chefs and help judge best appetizer, main course and dessert prepared by Chefs from the top BVI restaurants and the BVI Culinary Team.
  • Saturday Afternoon – Celebrity Chef Beach Relay, Deadman’s Beach. Watch our celebrity chefs cook, crawl run and swim on our Deadman’s Beach as they prepare tasty delicacies for the audience.
  • Saturday Afternoon – Caribbean Cocktail Challenge, Drake’s Bar. Help judge along with celebrity Bartender/Host Abigail Gullo a bartending challenge for the BVI’s top bartenders.
  • Saturday Evening – Caribbean Tasting Menu, Tradewinds Restaurant.   Enjoy a sumptuous tasting menu prepared by our celebrity chefs. Followed by dancing and entertainment.

Details

Start:
November 11, 2016 @ 8:00 am
End:
November 12, 2016 @ 11:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://peterisland.com/events/peter-island-resort-spa-caribbean-food-festival

Venue

Peter Island Resort
Peter Island Virgin Islands (British)

Organizer

Peter Island Resort