Panama City Beach – Taste of the Beach November 4-7, 2010

Panama City Beach Area – Taste of THE Beach-Wine. Dine. Donate. is an annual food and wine celebration on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast – was founded in 2008 to showcase the area’s beaches, culture and restaurants, paired with unique wine events and a charity auction. As the presenting sponsor, Southwest Airlines will help expand awareness of Taste of THE Beach. One of the events, Taste of Bay Wine & Food Experience, will take place right here in Bay County at Pier Park only a couple of miles from our vacation rentals at Celadon Beach Resort. Don’t miss this great experience to try wonderful food and wine and meet some locals too. Please see the event dates and details below:

Thursday November 4, 2010
Taste of the Destin Harbor at Emerald Grande

Friday November 5, 2010
Taste of Bay Wine & Food Experience at Pier Park
AL Fresco Reserve Tasting in Ruskin Place at Seaside
Mountainfilm on Tour at Watercolor at Watercolor Marine Park

Saturday November 6, 2010
Seeing Red Wine Festival at Seaside
“Winemakers & Shakers” Dinner at Area Restaurants
Mountainfilm on Tour at Watercolor at Watercolor Marine Park

Sunday November 7, 2010
Taste of the Beach & Charity Auction at Hilton Sandestin Golf Resort Spa

Details follow….

Al Fresco Reserve Tasting In Ruskin Place

Friday, November 5 | 6:00 PM

Ruskin Place
County Highway 30-A

Seaside, FL 32459

Tickets: $145

In the picturesque town of Seaside, amid the art galleries and beautiful homes of Ruskin place, guests will have the opportunity to taste a range of highly allocated and reserve wines.

Local chefs and restaurateurs will prepare a delectable menu of hors d’oeuvres perfectly paired with the wines. Guests will sample these dishes while strolling throughout the park during this event enjoying live music all evening long.

To accompany the wine and culinary components of the evening, Ruskin place park will be transformed with unique decor elements to create an inviting and spectacular destination for guests.

Wines to be Poured
BV Georges de Latour | Beringer Private Reserve | Rodney Strong Symmetry | Veuve Clicquot

Telluride Mountainfilm Festival At WaterColor

Friday, November 5 – Saturday, November 6 | Gates open: 6:00 PM, Show time: 7:00 PM

Marina Park at WaterColor
238 Watercolor Blvd W
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
Tickets: $25

Telluride’s famed Mountain Film Festival comes to the beach, as 750 guests watch a selection of socially relevant and culturally diverse films from the international festival shown under the stars at WaterColor.

Taste Of Bay Wine & Food Experience

Friday, November 5 | 5:30 PM

Pier Park

600 Pier Park Drive
Panama City Beach, FL 32413

Tickets: $35

More than 1,000 guests taste wines offered by hundreds of vineyards and sample culinary delights from area restaurants at Pier Park in Bay County’s Panama City Beach.

Wines to be Poured
Gaja | Mount Veeder | Beringer Private Reserve Chardonnay | Argyle

Seeing Red Wine Festival

Saturday, November 6 | 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Seaside Amphitheater
Seaside, FL

Tickets: $120

The 20th Annual Seeing Red Wine Festival at Seaside is one of the area’s most highly anticipated events. 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! Seaside offers an extensive array of tasting tents with wines sampled from around the world and with Seaside being the host site for the retail wine tent, you are just steps away from purchasing your favorites to take home. Guests are sure to enjoy the wine, music and southern hospitality of this featured event.

Seaside is the place that embraces the luxury of simplicity. It is the classic American beach town, yet a place like no other. located in the heart of Scenic Highway 30A, along the beautiful Beaches of South Walton, Seaside offers guests a relaxing atmosphere where memories are made to last a lifetime.

Winemakers & Shakers Dinners

Saturday, November 6 | 6:30 PM

Local restaurants

Local restaurants present their special taste of Northwest Florida’s beaches with a multi-course, fine-dining experience, paired with wines presented by celebrity vintners.

Taste Of The Beach & Charity Auction

Sunday, November 7 | Time TBD

Hilton Sandestin, Pool Deck
Miramar Beach, FL

Tickets: $35

The Taste of THE Beach weekend comes to a close with a final celebration of food and wine at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa. This walkabout, on the pool deck overlooking the shores of the Gulf of Mexico, includes a high-end auction, featuring rare and large-format wines, jewelry, art and more to raise funds for the Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation.


One response to “Panama City Beach – Taste of the Beach November 4-7, 2010

  1. I just learned about your event(s) and wanted to tell you
    about our site, If you already post to the site –
    thank you, we are just trying to make sure you’re aware.

    It’s free to post your food and wine events to LWE, which has over 119,000
    subscribers and 1 million page views per month – and – we’d love to have
    them listed!

    Please let me know if you have any questions.

    ~ Lee
    Director of Promotion & Publicity
    “The World’s Leading Wine Events Calendar”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s