Culinary Fests

2019

The Villa Group Beach Resorts & Spas

ABOUT THE MAGIC TOWNS OF JALISCO CULINARY FEST

Experience the richness of Mexican history and culture during the Magic Towns of Jalisco Culinary Fest at Villa del Palmar Puerto Vallarta. The four-day event at the award-winning family resort will introduce you to the very best of Jalisco through creative classes, delicious dinners, entertaining shows, and a variety of demonstrations. Celebrate the beauty and traditions of nearby towns, the pre-Hispanic cultures that once inhabited the area, and the unique flavors that are native to the region. The Magic Towns of Jalisco Culinary Fest will truly be a feast for your senses, while your stay at Villa del Palmar Puerto Vallarta will provide the insatiable comforts of your home away from home.

Schedule

Tuesday May 21st, 2019
  • 6:00 pm – Welcome cocktail with Host Chefs
Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
  • 11:00 am – Prehispanic Dialect Lessons
  • 1:00 pm – Chopped Challenge, join a cooking team and participate in a cooking contest hosted by our guest Chef.
  • 3:00 pm – Mexican Ethnic Dance / Mexican Ethnic Dance Class.
  • 4:00 pm – Clay sculpting class
  • 7:00 pm – Mayan Equinox – Enjoy a buffet dinner with pre-Hispanic dishes and a show that outdoes all others.
Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
  • 11:00 am – Mexican Ethnic Dance
  • 1:00 pm – Chopped Challenge, join a cooking team and participate in a cooking contest hosted by our International guest Chef!
  • 3:00 pm – Brewing Mexican ancestral drinks / Learn how to make fermented drinks
  • 4:00 pm – Embroidery Class
  • 7:00 pm – Special Magic Towns Dinner/menu with pairing by our guest Chef
Friday, May 24th, 2019
  • 11:00 am – Prehispanic Dialect Lessons
  • 1:00 pm – Chopped Challenge, join a cooking team and participate in a cooking contest hosted by our guest International Chef!
  • 3:00 pm – Painting Lessons with a Local Artist
  • 4:00 pm – Clay sculpting class
  • 7:00 pm – World Heritage Huichol Dinner / Learn about the Huichol culture, part of our national Mexican heritage, and enjoy a buffet dinner with authentic Huichol dishes and a Huichol show full of surprises.

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