CRAVE NW AT SPOKANE VALLEY, the Inland Northwest’s premier food and drink celebration will be held July 14-16, 2022 at Spokane Valley CenterPlace. Sponsored by the City of Spokane Valley, CRAVE! NW is the largest culinary event in the Spokane area. It is dedicated to uplifting the culinary scene in the Northwest. This year the 3-day food festival is chef-focused, showcasing the creative talents of visionary chefs and tastemakers from around the region while highlighting the flavors of the great Northwest.

All events are 21+

Thursday July 14 - Burger Smack Down

6-9PM General Admission | 5pm – Limited Early Admission

Join Crave! for a fun night of the best burgers in the area! People’s choice and celebrity trophies will be awarded. Not only will the chefs impress you with their best burgers, but you will be entertained with smack-down wrestling, live music, and taste some of the region’s best beer, cider, & wine!

Chad White, Erik Strandhagen, Alvin Cailan, Rudy Valesquez, Tariq Rahman, Lucas Chavez, Peter Froese, Andrew Duimstra, Corey Jackson,  Jennifer Davis, Patti Adams, Jessica Winfrey, Aaron Jordan

Friday July 15 - Foods from Around the World

6-9PM General Admission | 5pm – Limited Early Admission

Friday night highlights foods from around the world and a carnival festival of wonders to capture your imagination. You will be entertained with live music and taste some of the best food from regional & national chefs in addition to amazing beer, cider, & wine from our region!

Mary Weaver, Travis Dickinson, Chris White, Paul Shields, Kayleigh Wytcherly, Ashley Heathcote, Dan Gonzalez, Scott Siff, Brian Duffy, Adam Hegsted, Nick Mikkelson, Felipe and June Hernandez, Alex Santos-Cucalon, Sean Biltoft, Steve Jensen, CJ Curtis, Patti Adams, Jessica Winfrey

Saturday July 16 - Fire & Smoke

6-9PM General Admission | 5pm – Limited Early Admission

This night is a culinary adventure of smoked and fired foods from amazing national and regional chefs! Featuring local tribal dancers, drummers, and other entertainment.

Mary Weaver, Tracy Rose, Kadra Evans, Aaron Fish, Joel Bostic, Caleb Smith, Aaron Fiorini, Alexa Wilson, Chef Tariq, Mark Singson, Matthias Merges, Silas Rogers, Chris Sylvia, Peter Froese, Derek Wolf, Jessica Winfrey, Jarrot Moonitz