Thursday
Sep282017

10th Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival, Oct. 13-14

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, the #1 resort on Florida’s Emerald Coast, and The Village of Baytowne Wharf announced plans today for the 10th Annual Baytowne Beer Festival on Oct. 13-14. With the boom of interest in craft brewing, the Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival promises to be more popular than ever.

 

Known as the “Best Beer Fest on the Emerald Coast,” the festival will have opportunities to discover and sample specialty beers from around the country. The charming Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin is the perfect backdrop for fun-in-the-sun during the traditionally beautiful month of October.

 

The Baytowne Beer Festival is the largest beer event in Northwest Florida. This year’s event will feature a wide range of beers varying in strength and style. From light pale ales and rich dark stouts to a number of bottled and yet-to-be-released fall beers – beer aficionados and novices will be able to savor the best in sudsy selections.

 

Friday, October 13

Beer From Around Here will take place in the Village Events Plaza from 6-8 p.m. Sample local breweries like Destin Brewery, Props Brewery, Fairhope Brewing Company, Idyll Hounds and Grayton Beer, taste appetizers from merchants in the Village, and enjoy live music by the Forrest Williams Band.

 

Saturday, October 14

The Saturday VIP event will feature exclusive beer tastings, TimberCreek Distillery bourbon, and delicious featured menu items from Marlin Grill from 1-2 p.m. This ticket is all inclusive for Saturday's events and guests receive express entry into the grand tasting.

 

During Saturday’s Grand Tasting from 2-6 p.m., the Village will transform into a taster’s paradise with tents and nearly 200 domestic and international beers from more than 40 on-site craft brewers. New craft beers and different selections from past years will be featured. Plus, enjoy live music by The Modern Eldorados and The Moon Lagoons. A sample of the brewing companies featured at this year’s festival includes: Idyll Hounds, Grayton Beer Company, Destin Brewery, Props, 3rd Planet Brewery, New Belgium, Back Forty, 3 Daughters, Pensacola Bay Brewery, Shipyard Brewing Company, SweetWater, Abita, Sierra Nevada, Fairhope Brewing Company and many more. Brewery representatives will be available to discuss the different types of lagers and ales, teaching about the variety of styles. 

 

Saturday’s Craft Beer Tasting tickets are on sale for a reduced price of $30 per person until Oct. 14, VIP tickets are on sale for $60 and Beer From Around Here tickets are on sale for $40. Tickets can be purchased the day of the event for $35 and special pricing for groups is also available. Tickets are also available for purchase at the Sandestin Welcome Center’s front desk. Guests are advised to purchase tickets early, for the event has sold out in past years. All ticketholders will be provided a Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival tasting glass for sampling.

 

The Baytowne Beer Festival is a pitcher perfect reason for a South Walton getaway, and special discounted accommodation packages are available with savings of more than $50 which includes a pair of tickets to Saturday’s event. Enjoy the convenience of accommodations just steps away or a convenient complimentary tram ride away from the festival at Sandestin. Call 844.614.BEER or visit Sandestin.com/beer for pricing (mention code: BEER17).

Monday
Jun132016

Special Ticket Pricing Untapped for the Best Beer Fest on the Coast The Baytowne Beer Festival at Sandestin this October 14-15

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, the #1 Resort on Florida’s Emerald Coast, and The Village of Baytowne Wharf announced early bird ticket pricing for the ninth annual Baytowne Beer Festival on October 14-15.

For the first 100 ticket purchasers, the special price for the grand tasting on Saturday, October 15 is only $25, a savings of $10.

Saturday’s beer tasting tickets are on sale for a reduced price of $30 per person and VIP tickets are on sale for $60 until October 14. Tickets can be purchased the day of the event for $35 and VIP tickets will increase to $65 day of the event. Tickets are also available for purchase at the Sandestin Welcome Center’s front desk and special pricing for groups is available. Guests are advised to purchase tickets early, as both events have sold out in previous years. All ticketholders will be provided a Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival tasting glass for sampling. Online booking fees apply.

With the boom of interest in craft brewing, the Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort this fall promises to be more popular than ever. Additional announcements including more events, beer lists, and other updates will also be released in the coming months.

The Baytowne Beer Festival is a pitcher perfect reason for a South Walton getaway, and special discounted accommodation packages are available with savings of more than $50 which includes a pair of tickets to Saturday’s event. Enjoy the convenience of accommodations just steps away or a complimentary tram ride away from the festival at Sandestin. Call 866.91.BEACH or visit sandestin.com/beer for pricing (mention code: BEER16).

Tuesday
Sep292015

Beer Listing!

Interested to hear what beers we will be having at the 8th Annual Baytowne Beer Festival? We have some old favorites returning, and then brand new breweries too! Here's an updated listing to get your palattes ready for everything from light pale ales to rich dark stouts:

  • ABC
  • Abita
  • Angry Orchard
  • Ayinger
  • Back Forty
  • Bell's Beer
  • Brew Hub
  • Cigar City
  • Chimay
  • Coney Island Root Beer
  • Covington
  • Destin Brewery
  • Dogfish Head
  • Good People
  • Green's
  • Grayton Brewery
  • Harpoon
  • Highland
  • Idyll Hounds
  • Lagunitas
  • Lazy Magnolia
  • Magic Hat
  • Miller Coors
  • New Belgium
  • NIVOL
  • Nola Brewing
  • Oskar Blues
  • Oyster City Brewing
  • Rogue
  • Sam Adams
  • Samuel Smith
  • Small Town Brewery
  • Shiner
  • Shipyard/Seadog
  • Sierra Nevada
  • Stone
  • Straight to Ale
  • Sweetwater
  • Terrapin
  • Traveler Beer Project
  • Westmalle
Thursday
Jul092015

Tickets on Sale + Live Entertainment announced

We are excited to announce that tickets are officially on sale for the 8th Annual Baytowne Wharf Beer Fest on October 16th & 17th, 2015. Presented by The Village of Baytowne Wharf, this year’s weekend long events will have even more ways for you to enjoy your favorite brew.

On Friday, October 16th, our Beer BINGO game is back! Visitors can grab free game cards at the Events Plaza, and then enter for a chance to win big with exclusive prizes. This year, we have added a live performance from The Ripps from 7-9pm. Drawings for the prizes will be at 9:15pm.

We also are bringing back our VIP pre-party on Saturday, October 17th at Marlin Grill, which happens right before the main event!  VIP ticket holders will have an all-inclusive package this year with a tasty lunch, exclusive beer not at the festival, and the option to skip the lines and walk right in to the main event! We do have a limited amount of tickets for this event, so don't wait to purchase!

Our main event will feature more than 200 domestic and international craft beers available for sampling. Brewery representatives will be available at the event, offering an opportunity to learn about the different types of lagers and ales from a variety of styles. Live entertainment will be also featured during the festival with The Modern Eldorados from 2-4pm, and then The Owsley Brothers from 4-6pm.  

Mark your calendars and we hope to see you out for our 8th Annual Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival.

Ticket information:

Saturday VIP Ticket (included Main Event Craft Beer Tasting Tickets):
Tickets are $55 in advance and $60 the day of sales
**VIP Tickets include admission to BOTH VIP Party and the Beer Tasting from 2-6p**
12:30- 2pm VIP Party with lunch provided and no waiting in lines!

Beer Tasting Glass
| Rain or Shine No Refunds
Please drink responsibly

Saturday General Admission | Main Event Craft Beer Tasting Tickets:
Tickets are $25 in advance and $35 the day of sales

**Tickets include admission to the Saturday Beer Tasting event from 2-6p only**
Beer Tasting Glass
  | Rain or Shine No Refunds
Please drink responsibly

Wednesday
Sep032014

More Breweries Announced!

We've just announced additional breweries for our 2014 Baytowne Beer Festival - all the more reason to get your tickets today!

  • Abita
  • New Belgium
  • Sweetwater
  • Sam Adams
  • Twisted Tea
  • Angry Orchard
  • Bell's Brewery
  • Sierra Nevada
  • Shiner
  • Dogfish Head
  • Anchor
  • Radeberger
  • Oskar Blues
  • Highland
  • Terrapin
  • Rogue
  • Samuel Smith
  • Ayinger
  • Lindeman's
  • Orval
  • Westmalle
  • Paulaner
  • Green's
  • Stone
  • Good People
  • Straight to Ale
  • Chimay
  • Lagunitas
  • Carlsberg
  • Lazy Magnolia
  • NOLA
  • Magic Hat
  • Labatt
  • Blue Moon
  • Yuengling
  • Lil Kings
  • Murphy's
  • Leinenkugel's
  • Redd's
  • MillerCoors
  • Paulaner
  • Peroni
  • Well's/Young's
  • Bitburger
  • Kostritzer
  • Asahi
  • Spaten
  • Newcastle
  • Warsteiner
  • Cigar City
  • Idyll Hounds

These breweries will all be featured during our Craft Beer Tasting from 2-6pm!


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