Culinary Appearances

Enjoy the finest culinary experience in the Southeast.

Highlands Food & Wine is pleased to welcome renowned chefs from the Highlands-Cashiers area and beyond, along with first-class wineries and exceptional spirits. The 2022 festival weekend has been expertly curated with much-adored chefs, vintners, and spirits producers offering the finest culinary experience in the Southeast.

Grand Tasting

Thursday, November 10, 7-10:00pm

2nd Street & Spring Street, Highlands, NC 28741

Highlands Tavern
The Secret Garden
Highlands Tavern
The Ugly Dog Pub
Ristorante Paoletti
High Hampton
The Anchorage/Mr. Crisp
Salthouse Catering
Oak Steakhouse
Madison’s
Blue Bike Cafe
Chocolate Heaven
4118 Kitchen & Bar
The Bridge at Mill Creek

Truckin’

Friday, November 11, 2:30-5:30pm

Kelsey-Hutchison Founders Park, Highlands, NC 28741

Tahini Jar
Millers All Day
The Crafty Goat
Chocolate Heaven
Backwoods Bakery
Highlands Smokehouse

A Generous Pour

Friday, November 11, 8-10:00pm

2nd Street & Spring Street, Highlands, NC 28741

Silver Queen
Lewis Barbecue
Tastee Diner
Chocolate Heaven

Main Event

Saturday, November 12, 12-3:30pm

Main Street Highlands

Oak Hill Cafe & Farm
Chestnut
Maepole
The Anchorage/Mr. Crisp
Native Fine Diner
The Darling Oyster Bar
Tastee Diner
Seabird
O-Ku Sushi
Four65 Woodfire Bistro + Bar
Asheville Proper
Oysters Carolina
A’Verde Cocina and Tequila Library
Chocolate Heaven
Highlands Smokehouse
Highlands Burritos

Sunday Shindig

Sunday, November 13, 12-3:00pm

2nd Street & Spring Street, Highlands, NC 28741

Indaco
Oak Hill Cafe & Farm
La Bodega by Cúrate
Miller Union
Corner Kitchen
Native Fine Diner
Half-Mile Farm
Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit
Fork & Plough
Chocolate Heaven