Save the Date – Taste of the Beach: November 4-7

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Taste of THE Beach

Savor in the flavors, sights and sounds of the Northwest Florida Gulf Coast. Save the Date for November 4-7, in a celebration of the beach, as wine aficionados, gourmets, philianthropists and successful friends create an unparalleled four day gala.

Welcome to Taste of the Beach 2010!

Event Schedule:

Taste of the Destin Harbor

Thursday, November 4, 2010 / 5:00PM

Location: Emerald Grande, Captain’s Deck

Tickets: $50


The official kick-off for Taste of The Beach. Featuring celebrity vintners and chefs presenting a culinary and wine walkabout tasting.

Al Fresco Reserve Tasting in Ruskin Place

Friday, November 5, 2010 / 6:00PM

Location: Ruskin Place, Seaside

Tickets: $145


Guest will have the opportunity to taste a range of highly allocated and reserve wines. Local chefs and restaurateurs will provide hors d’oeuvres paired with wines.

Telluride MountainFilm Festival At WaterColor

Friday, November 5 – Saturday, November 6, 2010

Gates open: 6:00PM, Showtime: 7:00PM

Location: Marina Park, Watercolor


Telluride’s famed MountainFilm Festival comes to the beach, as guests view selections of socially relevant and culturally diverse films from the international festival shown under the stars at WaterColor.

Martini & Culinary Creations with Chef Jon Ashton

Friday, November 5, 2010 / Time TBA

Location: Emerald Grande, Destin Harbor

Tickets: TBA

Taste of The Bay Wine & Food Experience

Friday, November 5, 2010 / 5:30PM

Location: Pier Park, Panama City Beach

Tickets: $35


More than 1,000 guests taste wines offered by hundreds of vineyards and sample culinary delights from area restaurants at Pier Park in Bay County’s Panama City Beach.

Seeing Red Wine Festival

Saturday, November 6, 2010 / 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Location: Seaside Amphitheater

Tickets: $120


The 20th Annual Seeing Red Wine Festival at Seaside is one of the area’s most highly anticipated events. Decades of southern tradition in this charming beach town are complimented by an afternoon event sure to satisfy your taste for wine.

Winemakers & Shakers Dinners

Saturday, November 6 / 6:30 PM

Location: Local restaurants


Local restaurants present their special taste of Northwest Florida’s beaches with a multi-course, fine-dining experience, paired with wines presented by celebrity vintners.

Taste of The Beach & Charity Wine Auction

Sunday, November 7

Location: Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa Hilton, Pool Deck. Miramar Beach, FL

Tickets: $35


The weekend closes with a final celebration of food and wine at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa. This walkabout tasting includes a high-end auction, featuring rare and large-format wines, jewelry, art and more.