Culinary Fests

2019

The Villa Group Beach Resorts & Spas

About Culinary Fests 2019

The Villa Group is proud to present Culinary Fests 2019, a series of gourmet festivals to be held at our luxury resorts in Mexico’s top destinations, including Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, Cabo San Lucas, and the Islands of Loreto. Each event, which has been organized by The Villa Group and curated by Chef Penny Davidi in collaboration with various celebrity chefs and industry professionals, is designed to place a spotlight on the top Mexican and International wellness and culinary trends of the year. Join us for one or more of our spectacular Culinary Festivals throughout the year and experience the Villa Group difference in a unique, entertaining, and life changing way.

Celebrities Chefs

2019

Penny Davidi

Since the beginning, Celebrity Chef and Sysco Foods Culinary Sales Consultant, Penny Davidi has been the Cuisine of the Sun Festival’s curator.

Michele Ragussis

The Cuisine of the Sun International Culinary Festival is thrilled to welcome back Michele Ragussis...

Jamika Pessoa

As a savvy business owner and certified Nutrition and Wellness Consultant, Chef Jamika has made a name for herself...

Chef Plum

The list culinary credits goes on and on for Chef Plum, the newest celebrity chef to offer his expertise at the Cuisine of the Sun...

Katsuji Tanabe

The star of Top Chef Boston and Top Chef Mexico will light up the kitchens at The Cuisine of the Sun...

David Fuerte

David Fuerte is the CEO and Co-Founder of Made for Chefs, Artisan Street Kitchen Catering and Artisan Chef Creations...

Tregaye Fraser

After studying at Le Cordon Bleu, Fraser has gone on to win the hearts of foodies with her revamped old-fashioned platters...

Rahm Fama

Well known in the foodie industry as the meat-loving host of the Food Network’s show Meat and Potatoes...

Benjamin Udave

A self-proclaimed apprentice of the culinary world, Chef Udave has been part of a great variety of events and festivals...

Upcoming Events

Magic Towns of Jalisco

May 21-24 At Villa del Palmar Puerto Vallarta

Experience the richness of Mexican history and culture during the Magic Towns…

Winemakers’ Culinary Fests

July 12, 2019 at Villa La estancia Riviera Nayarit

Is set to be a spectacular day for wine connoisseurs and enthusiasts as the luxury family resort in Mexico…

Beyond The Border 2nd Edition

August 6 – 9 At Villa La Estancia Beach Resort & Spa Riviera Nayarit

Join in the excitement of another entertaining Culinary fest put on by The Villa Group Resorts in Riviera Nayarit. With a variety of activities…