New Delhi: Palate Fest, India’s most renowned culinary extravaganza, comes back to the capital after over 4 years, with its latest edition, scheduled for November 18th to 19th, 2023, at the exciting heart of central Delhi – Major Dhyanchand National Stadium. Palate Fest holds the distinction of being one of India’s first international level food festivals, originating in 2014 and growing into an annual multi-city event. This year promises to be a unique and immersive experience that brings together a delightful medley of the best in food and beverage, celebrated chefs, diverse cuisines, talented artists, and passionate food enthusiasts for the whole family whatever your age. The event is supported by the Ministry of Tourism, G 20, Incredible India and Delhi Tourism.
This two-day extravaganza will curate a distinctive blend of well-established and emerging brands, all set within an environment that is both enjoyable and accessible. Visitors can look forward to revisiting their favorite restaurants and discovering new food outlets, plus energizing performances by celebrities and renowned artists, and enlightening master classes led by distinguished chefs to engage a diverse audience amongst many other exciting experiences. There will also be a dedicated Kids Zone, an Ice-Skating rink, a Gaming Truck and a range of entertainment activities for the young and young at heart.
Recognized and acclaimed as the best in South Asia, Palate Fest’s focus on regional and local brands, has earned acclaim for its steadfast promotion of local and regional culinary excellence, spotlighting the rich tapestry of South Asian flavors and being the only multigenerational festival that can be enjoyed by the whole family. This festival has not only delighted the taste buds of food enthusiasts but has also distinguished itself as a trailblazer in the media industry, garnering accolades for its innovative approach. In a notable achievement, Palate Fest received honors at the INMA Global Media Awards in 2018, underscoring its exceptional contributions to both the culinary and media landscapes. This prestigious recognition took the form of two distinguished awards, solidifying Palate Fest’s status as a world-class event of paramount significance.
Ms. Aditi Kapoor, Co-Founder & Director at Palate Fest adds, ‘We have worked to bring this fest together with the same excitement as before. We have collaborated and reached out to the best in the hospitality sector, to create diversity with over 100 food stalls, with both renowned and new brands. We are looking forward to a great response and enjoyment for an audience profile, which ranges from youth, families, and food aficionados.”
Ms. Ruchi Sibal, Co-Founder & Director at Palate Fest adds,’We are thrilled to announce the grand return of Palate Fest, India’s most renowned culinary extravaganza in New Delhi. This year’s edition promises to surpass all expectations. We have an estimated daily footfall of 30,000 attendees, Palate Fest November 2023 is set to redefine the culinary landscape. This year the festival’s scope is even larger than before.”
“Palate Fest Delhi is a celebration of India’s diverse culinary heritage, where flavors from every corner of our nation create harmony showcasing the rich tapestry of our gastronomic culture. The Ministry of Tourism is delighted to support this event which establishes India as a culinary tourism destination, where a vast variety of national and international cuisines are not only available, but also blend with one another to produce a fusion of gastronomic delight”
Join us at Palate Fest on 18th and 19th November 2023 for a gastronomic journey like no other, where food, culture, and entertainment come together to create unforgettable memories.
We are immensely grateful to our esteemed partners who have played a pivotal role in making our event a resounding success. Veeba, our Presenting Partner, has been instrumental in shaping the event’s identity. We extend our heartfelt thanks to the Government of India’s Ministry of Tourism, G20, and Incredible India for their unwavering support, as well as Delhi Tourism for showcasing the cultural diversity of the host city. The Times of India, our Media Partner, has been a vital voice in spreading the word. A special thanks to Paytm Insider for managing ticketing seamlessly and Bira for keeping the spirits high as our Cheers Partner. SCHWEPPES, our Beverage Partner, has quenched our attendees’ thirst, while ICI, our Knowledge Partner, has enriched our event with valuable insights. Unlimited Greens, our Greenery Partner, and Studio Paradise, our Art Partner, have added a touch of nature and creativity to the event. Lastly, we are thankful to Yours Eventfully, our Artiste Partner, for bringing the finest talent to our stage. Together, these partners have made our event a grand success.