SOURCE: Tourism Tofino

Tourism Tofino

SOURCE: Feast Tofino

Feast Tofino

April 13, 2016 11:00 ET

"Feast Tofino 2016" Showcases Boat-to-Table Food Culture, Top-Name Chefs

Series of Culinary Events May 6-22, 2016, West Coast Vancouver Island

TOFINO, BC--(Marketwired - April 13, 2016) -

SOURCES: Tourism Tofino and Feast Tofino

ABOUT: www.feasttofino.com

In its 6th year, Feast Tofino is a collaboration between acclaimed local and visiting North American chefs, restaurants, fishermen, foragers and farmers who celebrate the abundance of locally available seafood and the sustainable "boat-to-table" practices commonly employed by the area's restaurants.

FEATURED TOFINO CHEFS and RESTAURANTS (partial list):

Lisa Ahier, SoBo; Warren Barr, The Pointe; Jesse Blake, Wildside Grill; Simon Burch, Kuma; Billy Feltmate, Sea Shanty; Ryan Gark, Jamie's Rainforest Inn; Matty Kane, Shelter; Bobby Lax, Tofino-Ucluelet Culinary Guild; Nick Nutting, Wolf in the Fog; Ian Riddick, Long Beach Lodge Resort;

Tina Windsor, Picnic.

PARTICIPATING CELEBRITY GUEST CHEFS (partial list):

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS:

May 7 - Boat to Tailgate Party

May 8 - Inspirational Chef's Table with Lora Kirk at The Pointe Restaurant, Wickaninnish Inn

May 10 - Chef's Table with Amanda Cohen at the Great Room, Long Beach Lodge Resort

May 12 - Celebrity Chef Long Table Dinner at Pacific Sands Beach Resort

May 13 - Inspirational Chef's Table with Lynn Crawford at The Pointe Restaurant, Wickaninnish Inn

May 14 - Tofino Dock Festival

May 15 - Dumpling Night with Nicole Gomes at Wolf in the Fog Restaurant

May 19 - Chef's Tapas Party featuring Justin Leboe and Nick Nutting

NOTE TO JOURNALISTS: Tourism Tofino is considering a limited number of support requests from accredited media on assignment to attend Feast Tofino.

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