Main Festival Day, Sunday 1st July 2018, Ballina Jockey Club
Asahi – After Dark Gala Dinner, Friday 29th June 2018, Ballina RSL Club
This year’s festival features 2 different events run over 2 days at various locations. Showcasing a fusion of the best produce, products, restaurants and culinary expertise our region has to offer along with premium wines, craft beer, cider and spirits from around Australia and abroad.
The Food & Wine Festival is in it’s 9th year. Each year the proceeds of the festival are donated to worthy causes both local community and international projects. Some of the local beneficiaries over the years have included: Ballina Lighthouse and Lismore Surf Lifesaving, Riding for the Disabled, Heartfelt House, Ballina SES, Paradise FM, Cancer Council Australia, Ballina’s Marine Rescue Unit, Ballina and District Community Services Association, Our House, Biala Special School and Australian Seabird Rescue Ballina Jet Boat Rescue, Ballina Rotaract and Orange Sky Laundry.
Source, more info and tickets: http://ballinafoodandwine.com.au/events-entertainment/main-festival-day-sunday/