Free Demonstrations and Seminars

2001 International
Food & Wine Festival

(verify times at the Festival)

Culinary 10 minute demonstrations

Japan - Sushi: 1:00pm, 3:45pm, 5:45pm
China - Noodle Pulling: 12:30pm, 3:35pm, 4:40pm
Kid's Marketplace: 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:50pm

Lifestyle Demonstrations


Chefs, florists, nutritionists show off their talents, including questions and answers, book signings. 2:00pm and 4:00pm daily at the Terrace

Beer Lovers


History of Beer in America - Learn how beer is made with a self-guided walking tour and a 15 minute seminar and tasting. Every half hour from 12:30 - 5:00pm at the American Adventure Courtyard

From Vine to Wine


Thirty minute guided tour by Robert Mondavi Wines to learn the winemaking process. Includes a tasting. Every half hour from 12:30 - 5:00pm near Germany

Wine Essences


Near Germany - stop and smell the essences found in wine - Chardonnay and Merlot.

Advanced Wine Seminars


Indepth seminars lasting 45 minutes
The Terrace - 1:00, 3:00, 5:00
Innoventions West - 11:00, 12:30, 2:00, 3:30, 5:30

Kids' Activities


Kids' Marketplace - Create your own Chef's Hat from 1:00 - 8:00pm

Junior Chef Program - Help make Nestle's Tollhouse Cookies at the Land from 1:30-3:30. Children 4-10 years of age, limited to 20 kids per session.