Uncork Fun in the Sun at Sandestin Wine Festival

sandestinwinefestival001A “must do” beach event is on the horizon. The 32nd Annual Sandestin Wine Festival at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, regarded as one of the top wine festivals in the country, is scheduled for April 12-15. The event is known as the “Kentucky Derby of Wine Festivals” and is the most established and longest-running wine festival not just on the Emerald Coast, but throughout all of Northwest Florida.

Guests experience four days of unique events including wine dinners, seminars, grand tastings, food pairings by regional celebrity chefs; all capped off with a special Brunch on the Bay at the marina overlooking Choctawhatchee Bay. Hundreds of domestic and international wines will be available to taste and purchase through the entire weekend.

Coastal Living  is a presenting sponsor with other organizations including ABC Fine Wine & Spirits, Visit South Walton, 30A, EC Magazine, 850 Magazine, and SoWal.

Sandestin Wine Festival benefits the Fisher House of the Emerald Coast and other worthwhile charities including the Sandestin Foundation for Kids. The Fisher House of the Emerald Coast provides a home for military families when a family member is undergoing medical treatment at any local facility. Their services are available to any families with someone who has served in any branch of the military for any length of time. The goal of the Sandestin Foundation for Kids is to make a meaningful and positive difference in children’s lives.

The best way to experience the Sandestin Wine Festival is to book Sandestin accommodations and enjoy savings up to 25 percent on lodging and tickets. Sandestin offers nearly 1,300 deluxe accommodation options, all easily accessible to all the fun event happenings. No matter where you stay from the beach to bay at Sandestin, you are always just steps or a convenient complimentary tram ride away from the festival.

The Sandestin Wine Festival brings an opportunity for discovery. Four days of unique events open up a wide range of experiences from attending wine dinners with celebrity chefs, participating in preview events throughout the year, and taking part in wine tastings that showcase hundreds of wines.

Wine novices are able to learn more about wines and sample from a comprehensive selection in all varieties, styles, and price ranges. Wine aficionados enjoy meeting winemakers, asking detailed questions, and acquiring hard to get selections. An added bonus is the opportunity to immediately purchase your favorite selections at the ABC Fine Wine and Spirits Retail Tent at a discounted rate. Everyone gets to enjoy the live music, interactive experiences at the Culinary tents, and the shopping and dining at the Village of Baytowne Wharf.

For more information and to book your reservation to attend the 32nd Annual Sandestin Wine Festival, visit Sandestin.com/WINE or call 877.414.4324 and be sure to mention the code WINE18.

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