Seeing Red Wine Festival: Vintner's Dinner at Bud & Alley's
The 24th Annual Seeing Red Wine Festival at Seaside, one of the area’s most highly anticipated events, is taking place Nov. 6-9. Decades of southern tradition in this charming beach town are complimented by a wonderful afternoon event sure to satisfy your taste for wine…and the beach! This year, the Seeing Red Wine Festival is partnering with the Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation, and 100% of event proceeds will benefit Northwest Florida children in need.
Seeing Red Wine Festival Schedule
Thursday, November 6 | 7pm
Vintner's Dinner at Bud & Alley's Restaurant
Bud & Alley's will host the annual Fall Wine Dinner as the kick-off to the Seeing Red Wine Festival weekend. This year's special guest vintner is Erik Miller of Kokomo Vineyards. For reservations call 850-231-1846. Admission $125. A limited number of reservations are available.
Friday, November 7 | 6-8pm
Al Fresco Reserve Tasting
If you are passionate about wine, an experienced enthusiast, or an eager beginner, you won’t want to miss this event in Seaside’s Lyceum Lawn. Enjoy an elegant evening sampling rare, exclusive wines paired with superb hors d’oeuvres, all complemented by live music under an enchanting clear-top tent. Admission $200. A limited number of reservations are available.
Saturday, November 8 | 1-4pm
24th Annual Seeing Red Wine Festival Grand Tasting
Named by Fodor's Travel as a top 10 'Can't-Miss Fall Wine Festival," the Seeing Red Wine Festival Grand Tasting will take over the streets of downtown SEASIDE for the 24th year in a row. Enjoy an intimate afternoon of wine, food and music in the tranquil beauty of Seaside, Florida. As you explore, sample and expand your knowledge about the latest trends in wine from aficionados who are waiting to meet and educate you. The event promises an extensive array of tasting tents featuring sought-after wines from around the globe, live music, food stations from top local restaurateurs, and the opportunity to purchase any wine you sample on site for unbelievable prices at the Seeing Red Wine Festival Wine Retail Tent. Admission $145.
Sunday, November 9 | 11am
A Celebration of Bubbles
Join the Great Southern Café for the weekend’s Grand Finale – a celebration of bubbles featuring sparkling wines from around the world-accompanied by great music and perfectly paired eats. For reservations, please call 850-231-7327 or visit www.TheGreatSouthernCafe.com. Admission $60. A limited number of reservations are available - please call beginning October 1, 2014.
For more information, please visit www.seasidewinefest.squarespace.com.
Purchase Seeing Red Wine Festival Tickets at www.dcwaf.org/tickets.