MARCH 18 & 19, 2022

Don't miss out on one of the top foodie events of the season. Enjoy two days of extraordinary food, drinks, and music to help you relax and unwind. The event kicks off Friday, March 18th at 6:00 pm with a party presented by Southern Living. The party continues on Saturday, March 19th, from 1-4:30 pm where you can gather at Aaron Bessant Park to whet your appetite with craft beer, spirits, and wine tasting and follow-up with food pairings from favorite local eateries. 

This year, a portion of the proceeds will go towards the United Way of Northwest Florida and World Central Kitchen charities. 

Friday Night Kickoff Party hosted by Southern Living and Visit PCB

Friday, March 18, 2022 at 6:00pm

Visit Panama City Beach has partnered with Southern Living magazine to add extra prestige to the festival, with Southern Living hosting an exclusive event on Friday to kick off the weekend event. This one-of-a-kind night offers, custom cocktails, live music, and more! Only 250 tickets are sold to the Kickoff Party and include admission to the entire weekend of events.


  • Entry to the Preview Party on Friday
  • Entry to the Grand Afternoon Tasting on Saturday
  • Gift bag with commemorative UNwineD tasting glasses
  • You must be 21 or older to attend the Friday night event.
Price: $175

Grand Afternoon Tasting

Saturday, March 19, 2022 at 1:00pm

UNwineD officially gets underway with The Grand Afternoon Tasting. Wander from booth to booth while tasting the best craft beers, wine and spirits from around the world, and sampling delectable creations from leading chefs in the Northwest Florida area. Browse through Art & Vendor Row filled with local shops and boutiques, and be sure to also stop by the Southern Living tent for home decor, cookbooks, and more! Tickets are limited to this event. 


  • Entry to the Grand Afternoon Tasting on March 19th
  • Gift bag with commemorative UNwineD tasting glasses
  • You must be 21 or older to attend. Kids 12 and under are permitted (at no charge) but must be accompanied by an adult.
Price: $75


The Venue: Aaron Bessant Park

Aaron Bessant Park is one of the newest parks in Panama City Beach. The park boasts a state of the art amphitheater conveniently situated in the center of the park. The location is perfect for festivals and concerts as it is just steps from the beach. The 70 acre park’s expansive green space is ideal for watching live music performances. The venue is festival seating, so make sure to bring your own lawn chairs or blankets.