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South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival

April 23 @ 8:00 am - April 26 @ 5:00 pm
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Wine, charity, and fun converge at the 2020 South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival. Featuring more than 600 wines to taste over four days, this annual charity event delivers a wine experience unparalleled among Northwest Florida wine festivals.

Thursday, April 23 | 5-7 pm
Winemakers and Shakers | Wine World 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 24 | 4-6 pm | Culinary Village
VIP Wine Tasting Kick-Off

For the ultimate wine experience, the VIP Wine Tasting features festival celebrities pouring their rare and collectible wines and spirits. Enjoy a Taste of Grand Boulevard with specially prepared dishes from the fabulous Grand Boulevard restaurants. Receive your own commemorative XL Riedel glass to round out this exclusive tasting. Entry to Craft Beer & Spirits Jam, Saturday’s AND Sunday’s Grand Tastings – with wines better than ever – included in the ticket price.

At a glance, the VIP Package includes:
Friday VIP Tasting – up close and personal with festival celebrities
Friday Craft Beer & Spirits Jam
Saturday & Sunday Grand Tastings
VIP Entrance
VIP Swag Bag with Festival Gift

Friday, April 24 | 6-9 pm | Town Center and Grand Park
Craft Beer & Spirits Jam

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 25 | 1-4 pm | Town Center and Culinary Village
Grand Tasting

It’s all about the wine and our wines just got even better! Because it truly is all about the quality, diversity and scope of wines being offered and the relevance of the people bringing them to you, we are making the bold choice to pour fewer but higher quality wines. More than 600 wines are available at the Grand Tasting and ticket price includes Savor South Walton Culinary Village, Tasting Seminars, Jackson Family Wine World, Spirits Row, chef demos and Nashville Songwriters Showcase.

Sunday, April 26 | 1-4 pm | Town Center and Culinary Village
Grand Tasting

Sometimes something is so much fun you want to do it all over again. Welcome back to day two of the Grand Tastings where our wines are higher quality than ever before. 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 more than 600 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.


Start: April 23 @ 8:00 am
End: April 26 @ 5:00 pm