Crave Food & Drink Celebration 2019 scheduled July 11-13

Going into its third year, Crave! Food and Drink Celebration continues to generate much excitement as the premier opportunity in the Inland Northwest for attendees to taste some amazing dishes as well interact with award-winning chefs, winemakers and specialty food purveyors. The 2018 event was a huge success – don’t miss Crave 2019 scheduled July 11-13.

Crave provides nearly 60 notable chefs from the region an opportunity to showcase their creative talents using local farm fresh ingredients. The 2019 schedule includes themed evening events including the “Seafood Bash” on Thursday, “Fire and “Smoke” on Friday, and “Foods around the World” on Saturday evening. In addition, a Grand Tasting and demonstrations are scheduled Saturday afternoon. Attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy local and regional wines, craft beers, coffees and other beverages to round out the culinary experience at all events.

Crave is held at CenterPlace Regional Event Center at Mirabeau Point Park, Spokane Valley. The City of Spokane Valley is one of several event sponsors. Learn more about Crave events.


Scenes from Crave’s Thursday night Seafood Bash – July 13, 2018
Crave draws on the Inland Northwest’s evolving food scene – July 12, 2018
Calling all foodies! Crave Northwest is back for year two – July 12, 2018
Crave is back and bigger than before – July 9, 2018
Crave! Festival is back with a lineup of celebrity and local chefs sharing... – July 5, 2018
Coming to this year’s Crave Food and Drink celebration: two James Beard…-May 24, 2018
Culinary chefs showcase Crave NW set for July – March 1, 2018
Celebrity chefs confirming participation – March 1, 2018
Tickets on sale now for second-annual Crave Festival – Dec. 20, 2017

Top chefs and amazing food help new foodie event hit the mark in Spokane Valley – June 16, 2017
First-time Crave food and drink festival draws culinary greats Jeremiah Tower, Rick Moonen and Mark Peel to Spokane Valley – June 14, 2017
Premier Inland Northwest Food & Drink Celebration comes to Spokane – May 15, 2017
No-Li Brewhouse brews Golden Ale for Crave NW event – May 4, 2107
It’s Official! Crave NW is coming to Spokane Valley – March 16, 2017