Press Application

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  • Thank you for your interest in the Austin Food + Wine Festival. Each application is only good for ONE Press Pass.

    To apply for a Press Pass, 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.

    Applications are one per person. Each person from your outlet must fill out their own application.

    PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION BY WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29, 2017. We will not be able to review or consider applications received after this date. You will be notified of your application status by WEDNESDAY, APRIL 5, 2017. We will read and respond to every application. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

    In order to be considered for press credentials, 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 Pass. 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:

    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!