By Kristina Smith, Producer - Your Carolina - email
Jeff Jacobs, Chairman of the Fall for Greenville Board of Directors talks to Jack and Beth about all of the festivities at the Festival this year.
§ 42 restaurants § 5 stages featuring live entertainment
§ 6 national and regional mobile tours, including: · Ford Tour Experience · Cabela's · Chobani · GEICO · Char-Broil · Charter Communications § Nationwide Insurance Kid's Area · An entire block filled with children's rides and activities § In the Kitchen with Charleston Cooks! · Featured chefs Danielle Wecksler, Liz Vena and Mark Pollard will showcase some of their signature recipes on Saturday and Sunday.
§ America's Satellites Beer Garden & Bank of America Wine Garden · Sample a variety of wines and craft brews · A new addition, the Beer School will offer classes taught by local brewery experts all weekend.
o Waiters' Race Media Challenge and Restaurant Waiters' Race § Local media personalities will kick off the festival weekend with a fun-filled Waiters' Race competition Friday at 5 p.m. at the Main Street at Broad Street Courtyard o A crowd favorite, the US Foods Silver Spoon Awards will take place on Saturday § Professional chefs and food critics will judge participating restaurants on their best dish and recognize the best.
o The ABSOLUT Bartenders' Mix-off § Watch as the final six restaurant bartenders compete, showcasing their version of the best signature Fall for Greenville drink. § Event will be held Sunday at 3:30 p.m. in the Wyche Pavilion.
o The Bon Secours Wellness Arena People's Choice § Festival-goers can select their favorite restaurant at this year's festival. With each purchase of festival Taste Tickets, patrons will receive one vote. · Fall for Greenville Mobile App powered by WSPA 7 for Android and Iphone available again this year.