Event Schedule & Ticket Packages
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A Noodle & Dumpling Affair at the Downtown Hilton
501 E Broad St Richmond
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
All-inclusive. Prepare to enjoy this utterly delicious event, expanded in 2018, featuring noodles, dumplings and complementary dishes representing cuisines from around the world, wine (including Sparkling) from Virginia, New Zealand, Australia and Oregon, artisan (Virginia) cider, select craft beers, and live music by Samson Trinh.
A Noodle & Dumpling Affair will introduce you to the amazingly authentic and creative flavor profiles found in Asian and other cuisines that feature noodles and dumplings. Enjoy the wide array of luscious craft beverages chosen to complement the cuisine and chill out with your friends while enjoying some cool tunes.
Expect an impressive array of area restaurants and top chefs to be represented at this event, including, but not limited to, world-class Master Chef Peter Chang of Peter Chang (restaurant), Piknik, Anokha, Sen Organic Small Plate, La Grotta, Chef Taz, Empanadas Market and more.
Doors open at 6, when you may begin sampling the beverages. Noodles and dumplings will be served around 6:30.
This is primarily a walk-around grazing event. There will be some seating available. Vegetarians will have plenty of choices. The various noodle and dumpling dishes will range from mild to very spicy. Signage will indicate spice level.
NOTE: This event has been expanded from 2017 to include more food selections and wine, craft beer and cider pours will be 3oz each so you don't have to go up to the bar with excessive frequency.
The craft beverage selection will focus on wine (sparkling, dry and sweet), but also include a limited, but high-quality selection of craft beer, cider and sake.
All inclusive. Price covers food & drink. There will be a tremendous amount of food. You may enjoy as much food and craft beverages as you like. 21 and over only and no infants or strollers, except at the VIP Walk-Around Grand Tasting Locals Sunday Special.
Benefits Richmond Performing Arts Alliance.
4:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Bounty of Virginia presented by Performance Foodservice
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Rooted in Richmond
6:15 pm - 10:00 pm
VIP/Early Burger Blast™ presented by Richmond magazine
Advance tickets will only be available for sale on this website. Tickets may be available at the door at an increased price unless sold out. All tickets to the Virginia Wine Expo are nonrefundable.
Attendees must be 21 years of age or older to attend all Expo events, except the Sunday Walk-Around Grand Tasting