April 25-28, 2019
2019 South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival
All festival events take place in Grand Boulevard’s Town Center except Tasting of Champions and Winemakers & Shakers
THURSDAY, APRIL 25
WINEMAKERS AND SHAKERS
5 PM – 7 PM | Wine World in Destin
Join us as we host honored winemakers and shakers from some of the top wineries in the world and taste great wines.
FRIDAY, APRIL 26
CRAFT BEER AND SPIRIT JAM
6 PM – 9 PM | Town Center and Grand Park
Taste and enjoy specialty craft beers and spirits from the hottest breweries and distilleries in the country. Meet the people who make these lively libations. Nosh on great food on EATS Street. Live music to maximize your jam.
FRIDAY, APRIL 26 – SUNDAY APRIL 28
VIP Wine Festival 3-Day Packages include ALL festival events
Throughout the festival, enjoy Entry to ALL Festival events except Winemakers & Shakers (separate ticket).
At a glance, the VIP Package includes:
Fri VIP Tasting
Fri Craft Beer & Spirits Jam
Sat & Sun Grand Tastings
Sat Express Entry
VIP Swag bag with festival gift
Priority Reserved seating at Tasting Seminars
Details of each VIP Wine Festival Package:
Friday Kick-off VIP Wine Tasting 4 PM – 6 PM | Culinary Village
For the ultimate wine experience, the VIP Wine Tasting has top wine celebrities presenting and pouring rare and collectable wines. Food tastings from fabulous Grand Boulevard and South Walton restaurants. Receive your own commemorative XL Riedel glass to round out this exclusive tasting. Express entry to Saturday’s AND Sunday’s Grand Tastings included in ticket price.
Friday Craft Beer and Spirits Jam 6 PM – 9 PM | Town Center and Grand Park
Taste and enjoy specialty craft beers and spirits from the hottest breweries and distilleries in the country. Meet the people who make these lively libations. Nosh on great food on EATS Street. Live music to maximize your jam
SATURDAY, April 27
Beginning Oct. 9 at 9PM CST $99; $110 beginning April 19
1 PM – 4 PM
Town Center and Culinary Village
It’s all about the wine! It truly is all about the quality, diversity and scope of wines being offered and the skills and relevance of the people bringing them to you. More than 800 wines are available at the Grand Tasting and ticket price includes Savor South Walton Culinary Village, Tasting Seminars (hyper link to this page), Rosé All Day Garden, Spirits Row, chef demos and Nashville Songwriters Showcase (hyper link).
SUNDAY, April 28
Beginning Oct. 9 at 9PM CST
1 PM – 4 PM | Town Center and Culinary Village
Sometimes something is so much fun you want to do it all over again. Welcome back to day two of the Grand Tastings. For those of you just joining us, relax and enjoy ambling around Grand Boulevard’s large Town Center as you taste as many of the 800 bottles of wine as you like. Stroll over to the Savor South Walton Culinary Village and taste delicious food, selected to go with all varietals of wines. Check out the songwriters who came in from Nashville to play just for you.
THIS EVENT TAKES PLACE RAIN OR SHINE. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES.
We love pets, but not in the kitchen. We allow only service animals with papers in Culinary Village.
THIS EVENT TAKES PLACE RAIN OR SHINE.
We love pets, but not in the kitchen. We allow service animals only in Culinary Village.