2022 Newport Seafood & Wine Festival Frequently Asked Questions.
What are the dates and times of the 2022 Newport Seafood & Wine Festival?
February 24th-27th, 2022
What do you expect the 2022 Newport Seafood & Wine Festival to look like?
We will offer a three-part series of celebrations. You can participate is one or all three. The celebrations are:
- Newport Seafood & Wine Club Launch
- Newport Seafood & Wine Festival Tasting Trail
- Seafood & Wine Pairing Class
Does a wine glass come with the Passport?
How do I become a vendor?
You can submit an application through the vendor link at www.seafoodandwine.com.
Where is the festival located?
Can you bring your kids or pets to the Festival?
Can we enjoy the festival without attending?
Yes, you can sign up to become a Seafood & Wine Festival Club member. Memberships will become available in December and launch in February alongside the Newport Seafood & Wine Festival. Wine club orders will be available for pick up at the Newport Chamber or shipped.
The first club wine package will be comprised of Gold medal winning wines from the 2022 Newport Seafood & Wine Festival Commercial Competition.
The wine club membership will receive an email to a link of recorded wine talks and chef demonstrations that take place on our center stage throughout the festival weekend.
The wine club is a wonderful way to enjoy the festival throughout the year. Receive quarterly packages of wines that were featured at the Newport Seafood & Wine Festival. Your choice of a red, white or blend package.
What is the Wine Club?
The Newport Seafood & Wine Festival Wine Club membership is a wonderful way to enjoy the festival all year long.
Members of the wine club will be receiving quarterly wine boxes, with your choice of a red wines, white wines, or a combination of red and white wines. The red wine and white wine box will have two wines each box and the combination will have four wines in each box.
Club members will be able to pick their quarterly wine box up at the Newport Chamber of Commerce or have it shipped directly to their home within the Western United States.
Each quarter, the wines will be hand-picked with a theme in mind, utilizing wines that were featured at the Newport Seafood & Wine Festival. The February wine box will feature Gold medal winning wines from the festival commercial wine competition.
Club memberships will be available starting in December 2021 and the first pick up will coincide with the 2022 Newport Seafood & Wine Festival. It will be the Friday before the festival on February 18th at the Newport Chamber of Commerce.
Wine Club members will also receive rewards to the 2022 Newport Seafood & Wine Festival, with discounted tickets and use of our VIP entry.
What if it is raining?
We encourage you to wear your warm clothes and a rain jacket! There will be a coat check if you need to take it off while you are inside and do not want to carry it around.
What if it is cold?
Layer up! There will be a coat check if you need to take off your jacket while you are inside and do not want to carry it around.
What if it is sunny?
Enjoy the beautiful weather! There will be an outdoor seating outside area with food trucks.
There will be a coat check if you need to take off your jacket while you are inside and do not want to carry it around.
How can I become a sponsor of this event?
We would love to have you advertise your business through the many opportunities being of being a sponsor of the Newport Seafood & Wine Festival. Please contact Jeanette Campagna at Jeanette@newportchamber.org for details.
What vendors will be there?
Vendors will be listed at www.seafoodandwine.com as we sign them up. There will be a great mixture of small batch boutique wineries, unique craftspeople, and delicious seafood along with other food items.
Is there a theme for the 2022 Newport Seafood & Wine Festival?
Yes! "Long time no Sea" is our 2022 official theme - we're looking at Gilligans Island and Cast Away for inspiration on decorations and costumes.
Have more questions?
Email us at email@example.com or call (541) 265-8801.