11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Fried Chicken & 

Champagne Brunch


Restaurant Cotton

Click here for details!

To benefit Northeast Louisiana Arts Council

Sunday, Oct 9th

Looking for other things to do while in town for the Festival?

and check out the

Monroe-West Monroe

Convention & Visitors Bureau's

website for all things NELA!

Saturday, Oct 8th

Call or Email for Information - 318.397.6754 or NDFOODANDWINE@GMAIL.COM

Save the date...

October 7th – 9th

CALLING ALL FOODIES AND WINE-LOVERS, the Northeast Louisiana Arts Council is proud to present the 2nd annual North Delta Food and Wine Festival on October 7th – 9th. Indulge in artisanal food, wine and beer from dozens of purveyors.  The weekend will kick-off on Friday evening with A Rare Culinary Collaboration at West Monroe Convention Center emceed by Chef Cory Bahr.  This event will feature celebrated chefs from across the country.  The fun continues Saturday morning with a 5k Dash ‘n Dine/Walk ‘n Wobble – both events will take place in downtown Monroe and West Monroe.  This weekend continues on Saturday evening as Restaurant Sage teams up with our chefs to offer dining experiences pairing the multiple courses with wines selected for each dish.  The weekend ends on Sunday with a Southern Fried Chicken Brunch . . . what better way to end three days of fine dining!



8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

The CenturyLink

5K Dash-N-Dine/Walk-N-Wobbletimed walk/run with food and libations across the Ouachita River and through Downtown Monroe & West Monroe.

Click HERE to register online!

or HERE to download and

mail your registration!

6:00 p.m.

To Be Announced

Check Back

​For More Information!

 7:00 p.m.

Rare Culinary Collaborations


Restaurant Sage,

The Fat Pelican


Vieux Carre' Market

Celebrated Chefs will pair with a few local restaurants and venues to offer exceptional meals paired with fine wine offerings.  Some restaurants will be donating a portion of their proceeds back to the area arts organization of their choice. 

Click here for

more information!

Friday, Oct 7th


Calling All Foodies and Wine-Lovers ...

6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

A Rare Culinary Collaboration of Award-Winning Chefs

hosted by

West Monroe Convention Center

901 Ridge Avenue

West Monroe, Louisiana

(behind West Monroe City Hall)

Locals and visitors intermingling among tremendously talented celebrated chefs from across the Gulf South and representatives of the top wine and beverage brokers as well as craft beer enthusiasts and brew masters in an aromatic room filled with live music, laughter and delicious delicacies.

Tickets $50 in advance,

$60 at the door

(this event sells out, so purchase tickets in advance!)

9:15 p.m.

Chef's Party



311 Hudson Lane, Monroe

(admission to this party is included with your wristband)

Click here for details!

Or here for reservations!

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