Wine & Food Festival of New Paltz

April 22-24, 2016

Experience the fairy tale of the Wine & Food Festival of New Paltz with an overnight stay at Mohonk Mountain House! Just 90 miles north of New York City in the heart of the Hudson Valley, our Victorian castle resort with an award-winning Spa provides everything you need for a great getaway that's not far away!

We are pleased to announce that Peter X. Kelly and Sara Moulton will be presenting during the Festival on Saturday.

Peter X. Kelly is the founder and owner of Xaviar’s Restaurant Group, which includes four of the most critically acclaimed restaurants in New York State, all located in the Hudson Valley. For nearly three decades, this self-taught chef has set the standard for fine dining and has received numerous awards and accolades for his achievements. As an accomplished, talented, and successful entrepreneur, Peter Kelly’s Contemporary American Cuisine provides his guests with a unique dining experience by combining exquisite food with outstanding service. Sara Moulton, a protégé of Julia Child, is the founder of the New York Women's Culinary Alliance, executive chef of Gourmet magazine, Food Editor of ABC-TV's "Good Morning America," and the host of several popular Food Network programs. Sara just kicked off her fifth season as host of public television's "Sara's Weeknight Meals."

Other food and wine celebrities headlining the event include: Kevin Zraly, Rose Levy Beranbaum, Michael Weiss, Steven Kolpan, Lou DiPalo, Marcus Guiliano, Mile Rupcic, Ric Orlando, and more!

  • For information on overnight reservations at Mohonk Mountain House during the festival, please see below.

Overnight Packages for the Wine & Food Festival of New Paltz

Mohonk Mountain House is pleased to offer festival attendees two levels of ticket access in combination with a two-night stay for two adults!  As always, overnight rates include charming accommodations, all meals, Afternoon Tea and Cookies, along with most resort activities.

Rates begin at $1640* for two adults for two nights. 

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For reservations, please call

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Grand Tasting Package

Friday Events

  • The Wine & Food Gala: Sample high-end wines with broad appeal, along with food and live entertainment.

Saturday Events

  • Grand Tasting: Sample hundreds of wines and specialty foods.
  • Dinner and Dance: Banquet-style dinner including wine with live band and dancing.

Sunday Events

  • Champagne Brunch and Awards Ceremony

Package rates include charming accommodations, all meals, Afternoon Tea and Cookies, and most resort activities.

Of Note: The classic Grand Tasting weekend tickets are $140.00 per adult. The ticket price is not included in the room rate and will be billed upon arrival.


Rates begin at $1720* for two adults for two nights.

Book Now

For reservations, please call

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Red Carpet Cru Package

Friday Events

  • The Wine & Food Gala: Sample high-end wines with broad appeal, along with food and live entertainment.

Saturday Events

  • Grand Tasting: Sample hundreds of wines and specialty foods.
  • VIP/Red Carpet Cru Tasting: An exclusive wine tasting event for the discerning palate. 
  • Dinner and Dance: Banquet-style dinner including wine with live band and dancing

Sunday Events

  • Champagne Brunch and Awards Ceremony 

Package rates include charming accommodations, all meals, Afternoon Tea and Cookies, and most resort activities.

Of Note: The Red Carpet Cru VIP weekend tickets are $180.00 per adult. The ticket price is not included in the room rate and will be billed upon arrival.

*Must be at least 21 years of age to attend events. Rates are based on double occupancy and are subject to availability. Taxes and a taxable 12% administrative fee additional.

Of Note: Seminars will take place throughout the day on Saturday, April 23. Reservations are required for each seminar and can be made through International Wine Masters.

For more information, please call