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Events
Wine Dinner
Oysters + Champagne
Tequila Leyenda Dinner
Mixology Seminar
Bourbon, Beer & Butts
Grand Tasting
Gospel Brunch
Rosé & Croquet

February 22 - 26, 2023
Tickets go on sale December 1, 2022

Benefiting the Children’s Volunteer Health Network

The 30A Wine Festival, underwritten by The Alys Foundation, returns to the beautiful community of Alys Beach for its 11th year: Wednesday, February 22 through Sunday, February 26, 2023. The festival showcases renowned distillers, vintners, and culinary favorites over five days of celebration – a series of events and workshops where wine enthusiasts and bourbon lovers alike relish in the festivities within the captivating town of Alys Beach. All proceeds from the festival benefit the Children’s Volunteer Health Network, a local charity which provides health services to uninsured or underinsured school children in Walton and Okaloosa Counties.

2023 Schedule

Wednesday, February 22, 2023
Wine Dinner
Caliza Restaurant
6-9PM

At the onset of this year’s 30A Wine Festival, Caliza’s Red Loggia sets an elegant tone for an intimate evening with Paul Hobbs Winery. Agustina Hobbs will share the Winery’s finest offerings paired perfectly with four courses from Alys Beach Executive Chef Kevin Cavanaugh. This evening is sure to be an experience to remember.

Thursday, February 23, 2023
Oysters + Champagne
The Plaza at The Beach Club
6-9PM

An evening on the Plaza featuring the most exceptional oysters harvested throughout the southeast. Accompanied by champagne and live music, the Oysters + Champagne event is always a beautiful evening of celebration.

Tequila Leyenda Dinner
Papilio Park
6-9PM

The Tequila Leyenda Dinner features a four-course dinner alongside neat tequila tastings and beautifully crafted tequila cocktails. Set in the enchanting canopy of Papilio Park, this dinner is a welcome addition to the festival repertoire and is sure to be a memorable evening of food, drink, and revelry.

Friday, February 24, 2023
Mixology Seminar
Red Loggia
5-6:30PM

This hands-on mixology seminar will take you through the creation of three perfect craft cocktails that are sure to impress even the most avid cocktail connoisseurs. Our experts share their expertise, insights, and instructions to impart participants with a fresh new lineup to replicate at home.

Bourbon, Beer & Butts
Central Park
6:30-9PM

Enjoy a night of bourbon, beer, and barbecue with bourbon tastings from distilleries across the country, craft brews from local and national breweries, and savory barbecue creations showcasing the top culinary talents in the Southeast. The Cleverlys are sure to keep the party rockin’ all night!

Saturday, February 25, 2023
Grand Tasting
South Charles Street
3:30-6:30PM

Meander along charming South Charles Street and explore wines from across the globe. Showcasing more than 80 wines accompanied by small bites of the finest creations from local and regional eateries, the Grand Tasting is the centerpiece of the 30A Wine Festival. A beautiful, elegant event, the Grand Tasting is not to be missed!

Sunday, February 26, 2023
Gospel Brunch
Gulf Green
10AM-12PM

We’ll keep the mimosas, Bloody Mary’s, and coffee cocktails flowing while you enjoy a lively, delicious brunch in one of Alys Beach’s most beautiful and iconic settings, Gulf Green. Feel the joy as the sounds of the gospel choir fill the space for this celebratory Sunday event. 100 guests invited to attend.

Rosé & Croquet
Central Park
12-3PM

Rosé & Croquet is one of the most beloved of the festival events. Wear your croquet whites and enjoy a festive gathering featuring a beautiful brunch spread and an elegant selection of rosés. Rally your best mates and fuel up for the tenth annual Croquet Tournament or just sit back, sip some sparkling rosé, and watch the games. It’s always a fun finale for the 30A Wine Festival!