Plans for the Cancun - Riviera Maya Wine and Food Festival 2014 are already under way, with the new slogan "4 Days to Taste Paradise".

Cancun Riviera Maya Wine and Food Fest 

The much-anticipated festival is now preparing for its 3rd year, featuring several days of exciting cuisine and wine events at a variety of venues scattered throughout the bustling Cancun Hotel Zone and the beautiful Riviera Maya. This edition will take place March 13 - 16, 2014 at incredible locations like Secrets The Vine Cancun, Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach, Nizuc Resort & Spa, and even Isla Mujeres, taking full advantage of the region's unbelievable beach atmosphere. Dozens of top international chefs will be present at a variety of interactive events throughout the festival, including the 2014 guests of honor: Chef Daniel Boulud of France, and Chef Guillermo Gonzalez of Mexico.

Cancun Riviera Maya Wine and Food Fest chefs 

Events slated for the Cancun - Riviera Maya Wine and Food Festival 2014 include:

Gourmet Tasting Village with dishes from top Cancun and Riviera Maya restaurants along with wineries on-hand to show off their best wines. This is the festival's most highly anticipated event.

3 wine and spirit tastings led by several of the world's best sommeliers

4 interactive cooking challenges with expertise from celebrity chefs

A sunset catamaran cruise and island dinner on Isla Mujeres. The dinner will be held at a private beach club and prepared by some of Mexico's top chefs and sommeliers.

Star Chefs of the Americas dinner with 20 star chefs from all over the world preparing signature dishes.

French Cuisine Around the World event celebrating invited chef Daniel Boulud, with a 5-course dinner prepared by 5 influential international chefs.

Vive La France closing celebration with French hors d'oeuvres, wine and desserts.

Cancun Riviera Maya Wine and Food Festival 

Tickets for individual events range from $40 to $275 USD per person. For more information on dates, pricing and locations, check out the Cancun - Riviera Maya Wine and Food Festival website.