Celebrity Chefs Preview Philly Food, Wine & Spirits Festival at Valley Forge Casino and Resort

Extreme Chef Winner Terry French, Rockin’ Road Grill host Eddie Berner among chefs who offered event features.

King of Prussia, PA (October 12, 2014) -­‐   The Valley Forge Casino Resort hosted celebrity chefs Thursday to preview the Philadelphia Festival of Food Wine and Spirits, to be held Oct. 17-­‐19 in the resort’s newly renovated convention center.

Valley Forge Casino Resort Chef and TV personality Tony Clark, Former Flock of Seagulls guitarist and Rockin’ Road Grill host Eddie Berner, Food Network Extreme Chef Winner Terry French, Pitmaster BBQ Glen Gross and Opinionated Palate owner Barry Saxton, all festival participants, came together to offer a look at what viewers can expect this weekend.

“It is always an honor to have these great chefs come to the Valley,” said Clark. “ The festival will offer guests many unique experiences with their favorite celebrity chefs, and some of the best food, wine and spirits around.”

Presented by One Step Events, the three-­‐day festival will feature chef demonstrations from celebrities including Food Network’s Rocco DiSpirito, Bravo’s Top Chef Nicholas Elmi and Next Food Network Star’s Nicole Gaffney, plus wine and food tastings from area restaurants and global award-­‐winning wineries and distilleries.

Tickets start at $45, which include wine tastings, commemorative glass, free parking and access to the casino floor. To purchases tickets or more for information, visit  www.gourmetshows.com or call 609-­‐398-­‐4450.

Special overnight accommodations are available to attendees at Valley Forge Casino Resort’s two hotels. To book, visit  www.vfcasino.com or call 610-­‐354-­‐8118.

About Valley Forge Casino Resort

Valley Forge Casino Resort is the region’s only full-­‐amenity gaming resort, featuring 600 slots, 50 table games, and 485 guest rooms and suites. Boasting seven of the region’s finest restaurants, including two signature restaurants by Chef Tony Clark, Valley Forge provides the freshest steaks at Pacific Prime, and a true Italian experience at Viviano. The Center Bar is the center attraction on the casino floor, and is located near Valley Forge’s micro-­‐ restaurants. At night, Deuces Wild Buckin’ Bull Saloon opens its doors to an authentic country-­‐rock experience complete with mechanical bull rides.

About One Step Events

One Step Events LLC is the premier culinary show producer and promoter in the Northeast United States. The company has been involved in food and drink events for almost 20 years.

Media Contact: Brittany Tressler, Ceisler Media, Brittany@ceislermedia.com or 215-­‐735-­‐6760