La Dolce Vita

Held on the beautiful grounds of Laguna Gloria, La Dolce Vita Food and Wine Festival for Art Education showcases the culinary achievements of the best chefs and winemakers in Central Texas. La Dolce Vita is one of the city’s most anticipated fall events, with all proceeds benefiting The Contemporary Austin’s innovative art education programs that serve thousands of schoolchildren, families, and adults each year.

View a list of participating culinary institutions below.

Music by DJ Gatsby.

For questions about La Dolce Vita, please contact Loren Mullins at or 512 453 5312 x 145.

Cocktail Lounge

Upgrade to the La Dolce Vita + Cocktail Lounge ticket package to experience craft cocktails by top mixologists in Central Texas, curated by Tipsy Texan David Alan.

Free Parking and Shuttle Service

All ticket holders must use our complimentary shuttle service during La Dolce Vita.

No valet or street parking will be available.

Please enjoy FREE parking at the nearby TxDOT parking lot (Camp Hubbard Campus, 3500 Jackson Avenue) and arrive at Laguna Gloria in style.


Join us as a sponsor of La Dolce Vita Food and Wine Festival for Art Education. Learn more: