Panama City Beach is pleased to announce the return of UNwineD, a premier two-day culinary festival held in Aaron Bessant Park, presented in partnership with Southern Living. Taking place March 18-19, 2022, the sixth annual event will feature craft beer, wine and spirits from around the world in addition to mouth-watering creations from some of the area’s leading chefs, live entertainment and a variety of vendors and artisans. Tickets are now available on the Visit Panama City Beach website.
“We are looking forward to hosting UNwineD again in March at the beautiful Aaron Bessant Park,” says Visit Panama City Beach President and CEO Dan Rowe. “With all-new cuisine, spirits, entertainment, vendors and another year partnering with Southern Living, this year’s festival is sure to be the premier food and beverage event of the season.”
The weekend’s festivities kick-off on Friday, March 18th at 6:00 p.m. with an elegant garden party presented by Southern Living. This exclusive, VIP event includes delicious bites, custom cocktails, live music and much more. Now available for purchase at a limited supply, VIP tickets are $185 per person and include early entry into Saturday’s event and a gift bag with commemorative UNwineD glasses. Ticket holders must be 21 and over.
The Grand Afternoon Tasting takes place on Saturday, March 19th beginning at 1:00 p.m. and offers guests the opportunity to savor the best of craft beer, spirits and wine along with food pairings from top chefs in the Northwest Florida area. This event will also include an Art and Vendor Row with local shops and boutiques, including a Visit Panama City Beach tent as well as the Southern Living tent featuring décor, cookbooks and more. Tickets to the Grand Afternoon Tasting are $85 per person and ticket holders must be 21 and older. Kids 12 and under are permitted at no charge but must be accompanied by an adult.
Early entry tickets are available to purchase separately for the Grand Afternoon Tasting on Saturday. Tickets purchased on Saturday can be upgraded for early entry and are $30. Tickets are limited to the first 300 purchases.
Additional details will be announced closer to the event. For more information about UNwineD and to purchase tickets, please visit www.visitpanamacitybeach.com/unwined.
About Panama City Beach
Panama City Beach is situated on 27 miles of sugar-white sand beaches bordering clear, emerald-green waters where the Gulf of Mexico and St. Andrew Bay converge. With 320 days of sunshine annually and attractions such as St. Andrews State Park and Pier Park, the region has long been favored by travelers seeking an affordable beach vacation with year-round offerings for families, couples, groups and adventure-seekers. These include championship golf courses, spas, sporting events, award-winning dining and diverse recreational activities. In addition, Panama City Beach’s Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport offers non-stop flights on Delta Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines. For more information, call 850-233-5070 or visit the official website of the Panama City Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau at www.visitpanamacitybeach.com. Stay connected with Panama City Beach on Twitter (@Visit_PCB), Instagram (@Visit_PCB) and Facebook (@VisitPanamaCityBeach).
About Visit Panama City Beach
Visit Panama City Beach is the official destination marketing organization for Panama City Beach, Florida. The award-winning organization has earned industry accreditation (DMAP) from Destinations International, the world’s leading authority in destination marketing, and exists to drive economic opportunity, job creation, community sustainability and quality of life for its residents through marketing, promotion and stewardship of the destination’s REAL.FUN.BEACH. brand and attributes, tourism development, special event production, and managing beach re-nourishment and maintenance programs.