Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019 | 2 p.m.
The 13th annual Vegas Uncork’d by Bon Appétit culinary festival will be back on the Las Vegas Strip May 9-12 with another talented lineup of celebrity chefs, restaurateurs, sommeliers and mixologists. Resort partners represented this year include Caesars Entertainment, the Cosmopolitan, MGM Resorts International and Wynn Las Vegas. Tickets for the initial roster of Uncork’d events are on sale now at vegasuncorked.com.
This year’s “headlining” food figures include Roy Choi of Park MGM’s Best Friend; Christina Tosi of the Cosmopolitan’s Milk Bar; Gordon Ramsay and Guy Fieri, who operate several restaurants with Caesars; Lisa Vanderpump, the TV personality and restaurateur who will be opening a bar and lounge at Caesars Palace this spring; Masaharu Morimoto of Morimoto at MGM Grand; Guy Savoy of Restaurant Guy Savoy at Caesars Palace; Julian Serrano, chef of restaurants at Aria and Bellagio; and Nobu Matsuhisa, the name behind the Nobu restaurant and Nobu Hotel at Caesars Palace.
Popular annual components of Vegas Uncork’d such as the Grand Tasting at Caesars Palace and Picnic at The Park adjacent to T-Mobile Arena will return this year, while several new and notable events include Roses and Rosé with Vanderpump, the return of a celebrity poker tournament at Wynn, an interactive Chinese cooking demonstration at Wynn’s five-star Wing Lei restaurant, a celebration of the cuisine of the Amalfi Coast at Costa di Mare and a roof deck pool part at NoMad at Park MGM hosted by restaurateur Will Guidara.