Auckland foodies will be delighted that Culley’s Smoke & Spice Festival returns this weekend offering an even bigger extravaganza than previous years. Supported by Mitre 10 and Jack Daniels, the food festival is perfect for those who love a good taste for all that’s hot and spicy.
Culley’s Smoke & Spice Festival promises two days of entertainment with live music, tastings of best meats, fire cooked food by award-winning businesses, live demonstrations, BBQ and whiskey masterclasses, freebies and much more.
The festival takes place on September 3 and 4 at Shed 10 in Auckland.
Wonderfully, you can meet the best live fire-chefs, artisans and distillers as well as dive into masterclasses by the likes of BBQ Jesus, sample five premium whiskeys at the Jack Daniels showcase and watch thrilling competitions outside.
Meanwhile, food by companies like The Vegan Society and The Big Smoke BBQ Co will keep you fueled. Plus, there will be 15 different artisan vendors inside Shed 10 to explore such as Mexican eatery Maorimex and those thirsty for a beer or cocktail can head to the pop-up bars.
Tickets start at $22.50 for adults with opportunities to add VIP, family and other packages. Get tickets on the Eventfinda website.
📍Shed 10, Queens Wharf, Auckland CBD, Auckland
Words by Megan Zara Walsh.