Press Application

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  • Thank you for your interest in attending the Austin Food + Wine Festival as a member of the press. Each application is only good for ONE press credential.

    To apply for a press credential, please read the guidelines below and click the button to proceed to the Official Application Form. Please remember this is only a request, and it may not be approved.

    Please note that there is one application per person, and we ask that each interested attendee from your outlet fill out their own application, including photographers.

    PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION BY TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2018. We will not be able to review or consider applications received after this date. You will be notified of your application status by FRIDAY, APRIL 6, 2018. We will read and respond to every application. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

    In order to be considered for a press credential, you MUST BE ON ASSIGNMENT with coverage secured. Exceptions may be made for freelancers with a solid track record of placement in quality publications.

    Editors: Please have each member of your assigned staff apply for their own press credential. If we cannot accommodate your whole team, we will contact you directly to make the appropriate arrangements.


    Video Cameras are allowed on-site with an escort only. Please arrange your coverage directly with Sarah Abell: or Suzannah May:

    Questions? Contact Baltz & Company’s Sarah Abell or Suzannah May

    All applicants will be contacted with confirmation or denial of the request. Thank you in advance for your time and we appreciate your interest!