Sandestin Gumbo Festival Feb 24-25

February 1, 2023 by SoWal Staff

The Village of Baytowne Wharf & Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort got lined up a whole lotta mo betta great gumbo paired with first-rate family fun at the Gulf Coast’s favorite winter food event – the 34th  Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival, held on Saturday, February 25th at The Village of Baytowne Wharf.

The Sandestin Gumbo Festival has been known as one of the largest and most popular winter food events along Florida’s Emerald Coast. Now in its 34th year, the event takes over Baytowne Wharf. On Saturday, Feb. 25th from 12-4 p.m. guests will enjoy live Zydeco music from Dikki Du and the Zydeco Krewe, family activities and the best gumbo cook-off on the Gulf Coast.

 Best Bloody Mary's at The Beach is BACK!! Taste some of the finest bars' and restaurants' Bloody Marys on the coast AND you're the judge! Vote for your favorite and help them win the title of "Best Bloody Mary at The Beach"!  This years event  is promising to serve up fun for everyone.

Kick-off Party at Hammerhead’s Bar & Grille - Friday, February 24th – 5 – 7 p.m.
Mark your calendars for our official kickoff for the Sandestin Gumbo Festival. Kick-off the weekend at Hammerhead’s bar & Grille with a delicious Seafood Boil. More Details Coming Soon! Also enjoy LIVE music starting at 4pm. Call 850-351-1997 for more information.

THE MAIN EVENT - Saturday, February 25th starting at 12 p.m.
This winter festival favorite is back for its 34th year! Dark or light roux? Chicken, sausage or seafood? Gulf Coast restaurants will compete for the title of ‘Best Gumbo on the Emerald Coast.” Vote for your favorite as the “People’s Choice” winner as celebrity judges deliberate over who will take home the top prize. The afternoon will also feature live music and children’s activities.

The Best Bloody Mary’s at The Beach competition is BACK! Taste some of the finest bars and restaurants’ Bloody Mary’s AND you’re the judge! Vote for your favorite and crown the “Best Bloody Mary at The Beach!”

Save 40% off accommodations when you stay two or more nights during the Sandestin Gumbo Festival, one of the largest and most popular winter food events along the Emerald Coast. Receive festival tickets per adult with your stay. Book now or call (866) 259-3585.

Book your stay at Hotel Effie and get two adult tickets for the 34nd Annual Sandestin Gumbo Festival, held Feb 24-25, 2023 at the Village of Baytowne Wharf.


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