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South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival
A dazzling roster of dozens of celebrity winemakers, distillers, chefs, brew masters and entertainers converge in South Walton, Florida to wine, dine, educate and entertain guests as part of the four-day celebration of wine. Throughout the Town Center of Grand Boulevard, attendees enjoy such attractions as Spirits Row, Rosé All Day Garden, Savor South Walton Culinary Village, Nosh Pavilions, Tasting Seminars, Craft Beer & Spirits Jam, live entertainment and more than 600 wines poured by knowledgeable wine industry insiders.
***All festival events take place in Grand Boulevard’s Town Center unless otherwise noted.THIS EVENT TAKES PLACE RAIN OR SHINE. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES. We love pets, but not in the kitchen. We allow only service animals with papers in Culinary Village.
From U.S. Hwy 98 traveling East: Coming from the Pensacola/Gulf Breeze direction, travel East on Hwy 98 through Navarre and Fort Walton Beach. Continue East through Okaloosa Island and Destin. Grand Boulevard is located approximately 10 miles East of Destin harbor and 6 miles past the Okaloosa/Walton County line on the left side (North) of Hwy 98.
From U.S. Hwy 98 traveling West: Coming from the Panama City direction, travel West on Hwy 98. Grand Boulevard is located approximately 21 miles (25 minutes) from the Walton/Bay County Line on the right (North) of Hwy 98.
From Interstate 10 traveling West: Take Exit #85 South at DeFuniak Springs, which is U.S. Highway 331. Turn left (south) for approximately 23 miles until the junction of Hwy. 98. Turn right (West) onto Hwy 98. Grand Boulevard will be approximately 9 miles on the Right side of Hwy. 98, one mile before Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort.
From Interstate 10 traveling East: Traveling East, take Exit #70 South at Crestview, which is State Road 85. Drive South to State Road 20 and turn left (East). Continue East on SR20 to State Road 293, the Mid-Bay Bridge Road (Toll Bridge $4.00 per car), and take a right. Head South to U.S. Highway 98, take a left and head East approximately 8 miles. Grand Boulevard will be on the left.
To learn more about the event, visit:https://sowalwine.com/