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Culinary Hotel Packages for 2011 BB&T Charleston Wine + Food Festival Available Now


Tickets to the highly anticipated BB&T Charleston Wine + Food Festival®, scheduled for March 3-6, 2011, will be available prior to the public on-sale date of September 2, 2010, to those food enthusiasts that book hotel packages as part of a special Hotel Package Promotion. Tickets to the annual Festival have typically sold out months before the Festival’s opening weekend and hotel packages are a great way to secure tickets. This limited opportunity allows guests to purchase tickets before they are available to the public by reserving a Festival package at one of the top hotels in the historical city of Charleston, South Carolina.

“By booking one of these packages our guests can secure Festival tickets and hotel accommodations ahead of the crowds,” stated Angel Postell, Executive Director of the Festival.

All Hotel Packages include accommodations and tickets to various Festival events; many include further amenities such as gourmet meals, drink specials, and transportation.

2011 Packages available are:

Andrew Pinckney Inn
Sip and Savor – 2 nights
Starting at $828

The Perfect Pairing – 2 nights
Starting at $638

Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina
BBQ, Blues + Snooze
Starting at $249 per night

Bed, Bubbles + Bites
Starting at $239 per night

Culinary Village Pass + Crash
Starting at $249 per night

Pinot Envy Uncorked on the Harbor
Starting at $249 per night

Charleston Place Hotel
Wine + Food Festival Experience
Starting at $570 + tax per night

Francis Marion Hotel
Wine + Food Lover’s Package
Starting at $349 per night

Wine-Around the Garden Package
Starting at $339 per night

HarbourView Inn
Top Chef + Festival After-Hours Party – 2 nights
Starting at $969

Holiday Inn Express – Mt. Pleasant
A Tasty Affair
Starting at $249 per night

John Rutledge House Inn
Food + Wine Gastronome Package – 3 nights
Starting at $1895

King Charles Inn
A Royal Weekend – 2 nights
Starting at $858

Eat, Shop, and Be Merry – 2 nights
Starting at $608

Kings Courtyard Inn and Fulton Lane Inn
Food and Wine 101 Package – 2 nights
Starting at $720

Food and Wine 202 Package – 2 nights
Starting at $950

Shem Creek Inn
The Wine Escape – 2 nights
Starting at $628

The Cottages on Charleston Harbor
‘Uncorked’ at The Cottages Package
Starting at $369.50 per night, per person

The French Quarter Inn
The Essential Lowcountry Experience – 2 nights
Starting at $919

The Inn at Middleton Place
Field and Vine – 2 nights
Starting at $728

The Palms Hotel
Wine Weekend Getaway – 2 nights
Starting at $478

The Restoration on King
Party by Moonlight – 2 nights
Starting at $1079

Vendue Inn
2011 Wine + Food Festival Travelers
Starting at $945 (Package must be booked by February 7, 2011)

Wentworth Mansion
Wine + Food Gourmand Package - 3 nights
Starting at $2295

The annual BB&T Charleston Wine + Food Festival®, March 3-6, 2011, celebrates the best that the city of Charleston, SC has to offer; a local food culture rich in tradition, James Beard award-winning chefs, and the second best city to visit in the U.S., according to Conde Nast Traveler’s 2009 Readers Choice Awards. The four-day event, praised as one of the top five food and wine festivals in the U.S. by Forbes Traveler, infuses home-grown flavor with the most celebrated chefs, culinary professionals and winemakers in the world. The Festival, a non-profit organization, benefits Lowcountry Local First and culinary scholarships.

All hotel packages are subject to availability. For complete Hotel Package Promotion details visit, For more information about the Festival please visit or call (843)727-9889 ext.1. Tickets go on sale September 2, 2010 online!

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