Saturday 4.30pm-5.30pm : Rocky Steady Cook-Off (Janelle Bloom vs Alastair McLeod) at the Celebrity Theatre.
Saturday 4.30pm-5.30pm : Rocky Steady Cook-Off (Janelle Bloom vs Alastair McLeod) at the Celebrity Theatre.

WHAT'S ON WHEN: at the Capricorn Food and Wine Festival

CAPRICORN Food and Wine Festival events at the festival ground on Victoria Pde. Weekend admission is $10.

TODAY

4pm-10pm : Twilight Tastings. Enjoy live music, gourmet food stalls and wine tastings.

4pm-10pm: Fitzroy Food Court. Feast your way through a range of gourmet stalls. Shop a range of home and kitchen wares and gourmet food.

4pm-10pm : Wine Pavilion. Enjoy tastings and be educated by wine exhibitors. Drink tickets $2.50 each, available from the ticket station at the festival.

4pm-10pm: Bundaberg Distillatorium. Learn how different rums are crafted and how to use them in cocktails at the mobile distillery. Drink tickets $2.50 each, available from the ticket station at the festival.

TOMORROW

12.15pm-1pm: Free cooking demonstration from Janelle Bloom at the Celebrity Theatre.

Noon- 8pm: Fitzroy Food Court. Feast your way through a range of gourmet stalls.

Noon-8pm: Trade Exhibitors Pavilion. A range of kitchen wares, spices and other trade exhibitors.

Noon-11pm: Cork and Fork Bar. Sit down and soak up the atmosphere at the official Festival Bar.

Noon-6pm : Live Music Lounge featuring live music by local musicians throughout the venue.

Noon-8pm: Wine Pavilion. Enjoy tastings and be educated by wine exhibitors. Drink tickets $2.50 each, available from the ticket station at the festival.

Noon-8pm: Bundaberg Distillatorium Learn how different rums are crafted and how to use them in cocktails at the mobile distillery. Drink tickets $2.50 each, available from the ticket station at the festival.

Noon-1pm: Sparklings of the World workshop as part of the festival's Wine School. Tickets $40, Empire Apartments Room 2.

Noon-1.30pm : Session 1 of Beef Australia's BBQ Beef and Beer Lunch at Dr Ray Wilson Park, Victoria Pde. Tickets $60.

2pm-5pm: Ladies of the Vine High Tea at the Riverside Marquee at Dr Ray Wilson Park, Victoria Pde. Be inspired by ANZ guest speaker Paula Phelan. Enjoy live music, Coopers fashion parade, makeover and styling tips and more. Tickets $95.

1.15pm-1.45pm: Free cooking demonstration from Casey Stibbards at the Celebrity Theatre.

1.30pm-2. 30pm: Session 1 of the Beer and Cheese School . Tickets $45, Empire Apartments conference room 1.

2pm-3.30pm : Session 2 of Beef Australia's BBQ Beef and Beer Lunch at Dr Ray Wilson Park, Victoria Pde. Tickets $60.

1pm-2.45pm : Free cooking demonstration from Shane Bailey at the Celebrity Theatre.

3pm-4pm : Session 2 of the Beer and Cheese School. Tickets $45, Empire Apartments conference room 1.

3pm-3.30pm : Free cooking demonstration from Alyssia Constable at the Celebrity Theatre.

3pm-4pm: Whisky and Food Cigars workshop. Tickets $80, The Edge conference room.

3.30pm-4.30pm : Discovery of French Regional Wines as part of the festival's Wine School. Tickets $40, Empire Apartments conference room 2.

3.45pm-4.15pm : Free cooking demonstration from Sam Burke at the Celebrity Theatre.

4.30pm-5.30pm : Rocky Steady Cook-Off (Janelle Bloom vs Alastair McLeod) at the Celebrity Theatre.

6pm-11pm: Big River Jazz at the festival grounds on Victoria Pde. Get into the festival spirit with jazzy tunes from the CQUni Ensemble with special guests Hayley Cox and Bob Shultz.

SUNDAY

12.15pm-1pm : Free cooking demonstration from Casey Stibbards at the Celebrity Theatre.

Noon-5pm : Fitzroy Food Court, Cork and Fork Bar, Live Music Lounge, Wine Pavilion and Bundaberg Distillatorium all open at the festival grounds on Victoria Pde. Feast your way through a range of gourmet stalls.

Noon-1pm : Beer and Cheese School. Tickets $45, Empire Apartments conference room 1.

Noon-1.30pm : Session 3 of Beef Australia's BBQ Beef and Beer Lunch at Dr Ray Wilson Park, Victoria Pde. Tickets $60.

Noon-1pm : Shiraz or Syrah as part of the festival's Wine School. Tickets $40, Empire Apartments conference room 2.

1pm-1.30pm: Free cooking demonstration from Shane Bailey at the Celebrity Theatre.

1.45pm-2.45pm : Rocky Steady Cook-Off (Matt Golinski vs Janelle Bloom) at the Celebrity Theatre.

1.45pm-2. 45pm: Cellaring Wine as part of the Wine School. Tickets $40, Empire Apartments conference room 2.

2pm-3. 30pm: Session 4 of Beef Australia's BBQ Beef and Beer Lunch at Dr Ray Wilson Park, Victoria Pde. Tickets $60.

3pm-3.30pm: Free cooking demonstration from Alastair McLeod at the Celebrity Theatre.

3.45pm-4. 45pm: Rocky Steady Cook-Off (Sam Burke vs Shane Bailey) at the Celebrity Theatre.

3.30pm-4.30pm: Fortified Stickies and Cupcakes Wine School. Discover the versatility of wine and cupcake parings. Tickets $40, Empire Apartments room 2.



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