Swirl, sip, nosh, repeat. The fifth annual 30A Wine Festival, hosted by the Alys Foundation,  will take place onThursday, March 10, through Sunday, March 13, 2016.

Cleanse your palate and prepare for four days of exquisite wines, delectable dishes in the beautiful surroundings of Alys Beach.

The event features a Friday night gathering, “Bourbon, Beer, & Butts”, Saturday wine tasting seminars and grand tasting, and Sunday’s exclusive event, “Rose & Croquet” complete with croquet tournament (appropriate croquet attire encouraged).

This year, the festival has added a new event Thursday night to kick off the festivities. ‘Tor Up from the Floor Up’ is a special wine dinner featuring Tor Kenward of Tor Wines. Held in the beautiful Red Loggia at Caliza Pool, the dinner includes a four-course meal prepared by Caliza chef Kevin Korman paired with Tor Wines distinctive vintages. Seats are $200 per person and must be purchased with a festival weekend pass. Space is limited.

Tickets are now on sale. 

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2016 30A Wine Festival Schedule:

Thursday, March 10
Tor Up from the Floor Up Wine Dinner
When: 6:30 to 9 p.m.
Where: Red Loggia at Caliza Pool

Friday, March 11
Sip ‘n Slide
When: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Where: Fonville Park

What: Bourbon, Beer, & Butts
When: 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: Kelly Green

Saturday, March 12
Wine Seminars
When: 1 to 3:30 p.m.
Where: Fonville Park

What: Grand Tasting
When: 3:30 to 7 p.m.
Where: North Sea Garden Walk

Sunday, March 13
Rose & Croquet
When: 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Where: Kelly Green

Extend Your Stay at Alys

Ticketholders staying on property for three nights during the festival have the exclusive opportunity to receive a fourth night free and a $25 gift card to Fonville Press. For more information, please contact Alys Beach.

For event details and tickets, please visit 30A Wine Festival.