The 1st Annual Bergen County Food & Wine Festival is a two-day, 21 and over food and wine event,which benefits the 200 Club of Bergen County. The 200 Club of Bergen County enriches our community by supporting the families of law enforcement, fire and EMS personnel in the event of their death or injury. They ensure our future by providing scholarships and assistance to agencies who protect us.
The Bergen County Food & Wine Festival takes place this weekend, outside of the Westfield Garden Plaza in Paramus. Saturday’s session runs from 12-5pm and Sunday’s session runs from 1-6pm. Your ticket purchase provides entry to the festival and includes all food and drink samplings. Saturday’s event costs $55 and Saturday’s event costs $65; you can bundle the two days for $110. Use code: GSP20 for 20% off ticket purchase, valid through September 15th. Click here to buy tickets. The event is under a tent and is a rain/shine event.
Saturday: Over 30 top local Restaurants will compete to be named Bergen County’s Best Burger, complete with craft beer tastings from breweries both local, domestic and imported. Festival goers will vote on their favorites in a fun filled day of eating, drinking and entertainment. Restaurants: The Office (Montclair), Callahan’s Hot Dogs (Norwood), Bar Louis (Paramus), We Knead the Dough (Garfield), Bacari Grill (Washington Township), The Capital Grill (Paramus), Cafe Anello (Westwood), Biggie’s Clam Bar (Carlstadt), White Manna (Hackensack), Zineburger (Paramus), The Brick House (Wyckoff).
Sunday: Over 70 Restaurants will serve up Bergen County’s finest fare, complete with beer, wine and spirit tastings both local and from around the world. Entertainment, cooking demonstrations and competitions will only add to this celebration of Bergen County’s incredible culinary scene. Restaurants: Aldo’s (Wyckoff), Blue Moon (Englewood/Wyckoff/Woodcliff Lake), Mighty Quinn’s (Paramus), Stella Artisan (Ridgewood), Alt Eats Cafe (Ho-Ho-Kus), Steel Wheel Tavern (Ridgewood), Varka (Ramsey), Mr. Cupcakes (Hawthorne/Clifton/Oradell/Paramus), Benny’s Luncheonette (Fair Lawn), Eons Varka Estratorio (Paramus), Kurly Kurtosh (Hackensack), Playa Bowls, Marc’s Cheesecake (Glen Rock), Tomato & Company (Paramus), Maggiano’s (Hackensack), Roots Steakhouse (Ridgewood), Novino (Mahwah), Kimchi Smoke (Westwood), Anthony’s Coal Fired (Englewood/Fair Lawn/Ramsey/Wayne), Sweet Berry Bowls (Montclair/Glen Rock), The Dog & Cask (Rochelle Park), Annabella’s House of Mazzarella (East Rutherford).
Both Saturday & Sunday: Whiskey Bar & Bistro (Lyndhurst), Glaze Donuts (New Milford/West Caldwell), River Palm Terrace (Edgewater), Ben & Jerry’s, Inserra Supermarket Shoprite, Mike’s Dog House (Oakland), B&M Market (Park Ridge), Aumm Aumm (North Bergen), Big Papa Smokem (mobile) and more coming!
Garden State Plaza, Western Parking Lot, 1 Garden State Plaza, Paramus, NJ 07652