Hilton Head Island Wine & Food Festival

alt tag

Each March, Hilton Head’s wine and food enthusiasts greet the island’s popular spring season with a week long celebration to embrace the fruits of global wine partnerships, signature Lowcountry cuisine, grassroots cultural happenings and the authentic fabric of a unique artists’ community.

Celebrating its 34th anniversary, this year offers a full week of events at Harbour Town Yacht Basin. The itinerary includes exceptional wine dinners, educational seminars, the Sip and Stroll, plus the traditional Grand Tasting and well-loved Public Tasting, all culminating with a seaside brunch on Sunday. Their signature event, the original Public Tasting, is one of the largest outdoor tented public wine tasting on the East Coast!  Tickets to all events available here.

Sip and Stroll

March 14, 2019
1:00-4:00 p.m.
Harbour Town Yacht Basin
Tickets $49
Grab your glass and Sip and Stroll your way through the variety of shops that line the famous Harbour Town Yacht Basin. Treat yourself to a great selection of wines while enjoying discounts at participating shops, all while taking in the beautiful atmosphere. Friends, fun, and of course wine made this one of our most popular events last year.

Stay Gold: A Lowcountry Wine, Food and Music Experience Grand Tasting

March 15, 2019
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Harbour Town Clubhouse
Tickets $125

This traditional tasting is the festival’s most exclusive celebration, featuring award winning wines, an array of light hors d’oeuvres and music from Candice Rae and Ed Morgret.

Public Tasting

March 16, 2019
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Harbour Town Yacht Basin
Tickets $65
This is the festival’s largest event! There will be 250+ wines available for tasting from all over the world. In addition, see chefs in action at the Sysco Outdoor Gourmet Challenge, enjoy live entertainment and watch the fun and excitement of the waiter’s race. Also, do not forget to bid on award-winning wines at the Silent Auction where the proceeds support the John & Valerie Curry Scholarship Fund.Doors open at 11:00 a.m.Wine poured 12:00-3:00 p.m.

Beachside Brunch and Bubbles

March 17, 2019

11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Sea Pines Beach Club
In addition to a world class brunch, you will enjoy ocean views, Deep Eddy Bloody Mary’s, Domaine Ste. Michelle Sparkling Wine and Mimosas from the deck for just $42.95 per person (plus tax and gratuity). Please call 843-842-1888 for reservations.