Wednesday, September 30
First Bite Kick-Off (Invitation Only) – a chance for Founders and Sponsors to receive an exclusive chance to meet and mingle while kicking off the Festival.
Southern Soul BBQ & Beer Pairing - where Pitmasters Harrison Sapp, Griffin Bufkin and SSBBQ's new Chef John Helfrich let their culinary art of BBQ shine while pairing unique BBQ dishes with Wild Heavens Craft Brews! 7:30PM ($50) Limited tickets available
Thursday, October 1
Georgia Crown Distributing Co. & Bulleit Bourbon presents the BBQ Pro-Am - watch legendary pitmasters and professional golfers go head to head while enjoying live music, unique libations and a friendly competition on Rainbow Island, hosted by Sea Island. 6-9:00PM ($95) Limited tickets available
Friday, October 2
Sip, Taste and Tour Pier Crawl - the historic Pier Village plays host to a night of drinks, nibbles, specials, music and sweets as we highlight all the wonderful shops and restaurants in the area. 5:30-10PM ($25)
Friday Night Festival Feast - In the newly renovated Halyards Restaurant, Local & Guest Celebrity Chefs display their culinary creativility during this 5 course dinner paired with world renowned wines of the Duncan Family - Silver Oak and Twomey. 7PM $200 Very limited tickets available
Saturday, October 3
Saturday Under the Oaks - includes the Viola’s Farmer & Artisan Market (11AM-4PM; Free), Beachview Event Rental’s Local Flavors Tasting Tent, the Mixology Tent presented by Rich Products, a Kid’s Zone presented by Wolfson Children’s Hospital, as well as activities, book signings and live music in the pristine Gascoigne Bluff Park. (12-3PM; $50)
Oyster Fest presented by Little St. Simons Island - feast on an array of oysters, an all-star line-up of local musicians and delicious libations while enjoying one of the most beautiful views in the Golden Isles, hosted by Coastal Kitchen. 7-10PM ($25)
Saturday Night Dine Around - enjoy culinary creations at one of the many participating restaurants and percentage of your bill goes directly to the Hospice of the Golden Isles.
Sunday, October 4
Spiritual Sunday Brunch - Soulful sounds, spirits and food hosted by the iconic King and Prince Beach and Golf Resort. 12:30-3PM $50