100 Point and Cult Wine Dinner Kicking off the festivities is Alaqua’s 6th Annual 100 Point and Cult Wine Dinner on Friday evening, October 18 at 5pm. This exclusive evening is a one-of-a-kind experience for a limited collection of patrons, as guests will be the first to dine in a most unique, surprise setting at Alaqua’s future home. The elegant affair begins with a cocktail reception and an intimate musical performance, followed by an exquisite 5-course dinner prepared by Chef Brendan Davey, with each course perfectly paired with distinctive and stellar wines, procured especially for this dinner. An evening of luxe savoring and sipping, including a live and silent auction, this fête is not to be missed! Seats are limited — $1200 per seat. Tickets: https://www.animore.org/. As an added bonus this year, 100 Point and Cult Wine Dinner guests will be treated to the VIP Patron Lounge and prime seating at Saturday’s Inaugural Barn Jam (including complimentary food and drinks). Saturday October 19, 2019 • 4pm Barn Jam The Animoré Inaugural Barn Jam takes place on Saturday, October 19 beginning at 4pm (gates open at 3pm) at the futue home of Alaqua Animal Refuge in Freeport, Florida. Headlining is roots-rocking, multi-instrumentalist Eric Lindell who has collaborated and shared stages with John Fogarty and Jackson Browne, and is a founding member of Dragon Smoke with Ivan Neville. The outdoor music festival features performances by Nashville songwriters Billy Dawson, Aaron Barker, and Jon Nite. Together, these award-winning songwriters and performers have written hits for George Strait, Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert, Kenny Chesney, Lee Brice, Luke Bryan, and many more. Local favorites The Pickled Pickers and the Luke Langford Band will kick off the festivities! Barn Jam tickets are available online now at https://www.animore.org/. The Barn Jam will include a wide variety of food trucks, beverages, a silent auction, and seating options from general admission to exclusive VIP Patrons. Shuttles available from Destin Commons, Sandestin, and Watersound for $25 roundtrip. Link to purchase your seat will be emailed to you after ticket purchase. Barn Jam Tickets General Admission | $50 General Admission - Child Under 12 | $25 VIP Patron / Furlanthropist | $500. VIP tickets includes: 1 VIP ticket to Inaugural Barn Jam, including preferred seating and entrance to the VIP Patron Lounge and recognition on sponsor signage at Barn Jam. PURCHASE TICKETS Tickets General Admission | $50 General Admission - Child Under 12 | $25 VIP Patron / Furlanthropist | $500. VIP tickets includes: 1 VIP ticket to Inaugural Barn Jam, including preferred seating and entrance to the VIP Patron Lounge and recognition on sponsor signage at Barn Jame Alaqua Animal Refuge, an independent, nonprofit organization located on Florida’s Emerald Coast, advocates the general welfare and humane treatment of animals by providing shelter, prevention of pet overpopulation and adoption services. Located on 10 acres in the town of Freeport, the refuge was formed by Walton County, Fla.-resident Laurie Hood in 2007 when she discovered that countless animals were being euthanized due to the lack of a no-kill shelter/adoption organization in the area.