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14th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction

14th annual destin charity wine auction

Registration is now open for the 2019 Destin Charity Wine Auction HERE.

Destin Charity Wine Auction is ranked #3 on the list of "Top 10 Charity Wine Auctions in the US" by Wine Spectator Magazine for the second consecutive year, raising $18 million for children in need in Northwest Florida since it's inception in 2005. 

A Patron Package includes admission for one couple to the following:

Patron Dinner  - Friday, April 26 | 6 PM

Some of the most exquisite homes and restaurants on the Emerald Coast set the stage for the 2019 Patron Dinners. Each Patron Dinner will feature a nationally recognized chef paired with world-class celebrity vintners. The dinners provide a unique opportunity to interact with fellow wine enthusiasts while enjoying innovative cuisine and the world’s best wines. As patrons, you will also enjoy complimentary transportation to and from your dinner. Each dinner will benefit one of our 16 charities and allow a chance to see firsthand how your generosity is changing the lives of children in need within our community. 

Reserve Tasting & Live Auction - Saturday, April 27 | 1 PM 

The Reserve Tasting and Live Auction will be held under an air- conditioned tent at Sandestin Town Center’s North Lawn within Grand Boulevard. It will feature distinctive wines from internationally acclaimed vintners, poured and paired with cuisine created by a selection of the area’s top local restaurants. The Reserve Tasting is accompanied by a silent auction as well as an almost live auction featuring wine, autographed large format bottles, art and more. The event will culminate with a high-energy live auction, which includes rare and distinctive wines, spectacular trips and other incredible one-of-a-kind items. 

1:00 PM – Reserve Tasting & Silent Auction
3:00 PM – Live Auction 
ATTIRE – Resort Casual

South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival - Sunday, April 28 | 1 PM - 5 PM

Patrons are invited to enjoy even more wine at the 6th Annual South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival. Brought to you by the same folks who founded the Sandestin Wine Festival, this re-branded classic festival is now in a new location making it better than ever. 

What’s not to like when all proceeds from the new South Walton Beaches Wine & Food Festival benefit Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation’s 16 benefiting charities working to change the lives of children in Northwest Florida? 

Additional tickets to the festival are available for purchase at  

Advanced Pricing:

November 13 - 30: $2,300 per couple

December 1 - February 28: $2,500 per couple

March 1 - April 15: $2,700 per couple

Dates Held

  • Friday, April 26, 2019

  • Saturday, April 27, 2019

  • Sunday, April 28, 2019

Earlier Event: April 4
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Later Event: July 1
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