Looking for an epic vacation spot? Before you book your hotel, we recommend checking out these options that are hosting uh-mazing events this spring. It’s a way to elevate your vay-k without having to do heaps of extra planning — just book your spot and leave the rest up to them. From culinary festivals to music-centric happenings, expect to have the best time ever!
Bourbon Battles at Marriott Hotels
Kicking off at Griffin Gate in Lexington, Kentucky, Marriott Hotels has launched a super fun Bourbon Battles series that will stop at Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront on May 12, Calgary Marriott Downtown Hotel on May 19, Boston Marriott Long Wharf on May 25, and end at the New York Marriott at The Brooklyn Bridge on June 14 — which just so happens to be National Bourbon Day. At each spot, four talented bartenders compete in an interactive cocktail competition with judges in hopes to make it to the final round. Expect lots of booze and fun in celebration of their awesome new bourbon program.
Fish to Fork at Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort
Foodies should take note of the 3rd annual Fish to Fork James Beard Foundation event at Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort in Florida on May 6-8. Situated on the Omni’s stunning seaside property, guests will participate in the ultimate culinary experience, which includes dock-to-dish creations from six top chefs from around the country, wine pairings, and more. VIP package participants will also get the chance to spend Q.T. fishing with one of the chefs for the day. (It’s not too late to book a Mother’s Day escape!)
Boots N’ Brews Festival at Tanque Verde Ranch
Tanque Verde Ranch is hosting its first-ever Boots N’ Brews Festival on June 10th and 11th. Located in Tuscon, Arizona, the desert property makes for an excellent backdrop for this event. Pack a cowboy hat and boots and partake in a Wild West weekend packed with some of the best local microbrews and culinary bites from around the state.
W Hotels Music Festivals
The W Scottsdale will be hosting the hotel brand’s first-ever W Hotels Music Festival June 10-12. Located in the city’s bustling Entertainment District, guests can participate in this three-day music-filled event. From live music performances, DJ acts, VIP meet-and-greets, and music lounges set up in their uh-mazing suites, it’s sure to be one of the summer’s most happening affairs.
Southern Grown Festival at Sea Island
Back by popular demand, Georgia’s stunning Sea Island resort will be hosting its second annual Southern Grown Festival June 10-12. Guests will partake in a southern food journey along with musical performances by Grammy-Award Winning Tedeschi Trucks Band, Jason Isbell, and more. And with over a dozen award-winning chefs, we suggest adding this to your calendar right now.
xx, The FabFitFun Team