The food and music festival Music to Your Mouth just released tickets for this year’s upcoming event, and if you know, then you know that this annual gathering of chefs, winemakers, and food enthusiasts in Bluffton, SC is all about curated experiences in the beautiful setting of Palmetto Bluff. It’s exclusive, it’s all attention-to-detail, and, well, I had heard it was a good time for both chefs and attendees. I got the chance to experience it all last year, as well as sit down with festival director Courtney Hampson, who generously pulled back the curtain for me into the workings of this food festival like no other. If you listen to the show, chances are you have either attended a food festival or want to, so here is a little of how that magic happens beyond you just purchasing a ticket.

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