By Talia Avakian
October 18, 2016

Food & Wine will host its first Brooklyn Food & Wine Festival at the Barclay’s Center on February 17 and 18.

Over 150 of the borough’s most beloved eateries, chefs, and artists will be represented, including celebrity chefs like Mario Batali, Tom Colicchio, and Carla Hall.

Visitors can sample some of the area's top spots, as well as hit up wine tastings, cooking demonstrations, and cocktail seminars.

Many festivities will continue through Feb. 19; a smattering of restaurants in Brooklyn will be hosting on-site events for the celebration.

Tickets go on sale Thursday, October 20 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster, via phone at (800) 745-3000, or in person at the American Express Box Office at Barclay's Center starting at 12 p.m. on October 22.