WHEN IS TLFWF?

The Lowell Food & Wine Festival will take place September 7-9, 2017.

WHERE IS THE FESTIVAL?

TLFWF consists of 12+ unique events at a variety locations around Historic Downtown Lowell.

WHAT DOES THE FESTIVAL BENEFIT?

The festival benefits Made In Lowell to advance its mix of community events and marketing programs to increase the livability and economic vitality of Lowell. Learn more about Made In Lowell.

CAN I BE A TLFWF VOLUNTEER?

Yes! See our Volunteer page for more info and to apply.

HOW DO I BECOME A PARTICIPANT IN THE FESTIVAL?

Apply now as a winery, distillery or brewery through hello@tlfwf.org.

Apply now as a restaurant, eatery, catering company, chef, food artisan or other related participant, space is limited. 

WHERE AND WHEN CAN I BUY TICKETS FOR TLFWF?

All Festival tickets are sold directly through this website on our Events & Tickets page. Tickets are on sale June 16 2017!

ARE TICKETS REFUNDABLE?

Tickets are non-refundable.

WILL ANY OF THE EVENTS BE CANCELLED IF THERE IS BAD WEATHER?

All events will take place rain or shine. Weather contingency plans are in place for each event.

DO YOU ALLOW CHILDREN AT YOUR EVENTS?

Unless noted otherwise, all of our events are 21 and over only (no infants, small children or strollers). Please check each event description for additional information.

I HAVE A DIETARY RESTRICTION, WHAT SHOULD I DO?

All of our events are omnivore friendly. We will have a few vegetarian options at our main events; however, in order for us to allow our participating chefs full creativity, our events are not catered to vegetarians or those with strict dietary restrictions.

WHAT DOES “ALL INCLUSIVE” MEAN?

Event prices are all inclusive, which means that once you have purchased your tickets there are no additional charges for food, drinks or gratuity at the event. (except if stated otherwise). Please check each event description for additional information.

WHERE CAN I APPLY FOR A MEDIA OR BLOGGER PASS FOR THE FESTIVAL?

Applications for media and blogger credentials for TLFWF are available on our Media Page. Applications must be submitted by July 31st to be considered.

DOES TLFWF RECOMMEND ANY HOTELS OR AIRLINES FOR GUESTS TRAVELING TO THE FESTIVAL FROM OUT OF TOWN?

Yes! Please refer to our Lowell Guide for help with travel & lodging.

IS THE EVENT BEING PHOTOGRAPHED?

TLFWF will have photographers documenting the event through the weekend that will be made available on our Facebook page and tlfwf.org. Your participation in the festival grants TLFWF photographer the right to take your photo, and to use, re-use, publish, re-publish, and license or assign the photographs(s), or any derivative use for publication including but not limited to: print, digital, and/or any other medium.

FESTIVAL DISCLOSURE AND FOOD REMINDER.

The festival events include raw shellfish. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of food borne illness.