05/04/2017 - 11:00am to 05/06/2017 - 11:00am
Wine lovers unite! The Annual Tybee Island Wine Festival is returning May 4th to the 6th at the Tybee Island Light Station and other locations across the island. Come and experience some of the best wines and local foods that the Lowcountry has to offer. Sip international wines and sample fresh coastal seafood and other culinary delights at the Tybee Wine Festival. All proceeds benefit the historic Tybee Post Theater. The Tybee Wine Festival is one of the Tybee Post Theater’s major fundraising events. The Festival will feature five fun and unique wine and food experiences – all taking place in the beautiful surroundings of Tybee Island, just a few miles east of Historic Savannah, GA.
Thurs., May 4th, The Art of Pairing, at the Tybee Island Social Club beginning at 7pm. The Art of Pairing is an intimate five-course wine-tasting dinner that pairs the perfect wines with each course, from appetizers through dessert. Kurtis Schumm, the talented co-owner and chef of the Tybee Island Social Club, plans and prepares the dinner. A sommelier will be on hand to guide guests through the courses as they explain the dynamics of each culinary and wine selection. It’s a wonderfully intimate evening of fine wining and dining at this wildly popular Tybee restaurant. This event always sells out early, so get your tickets soon. $80
Fri., May 5th, Viva l’Italia! at the Tybee Post Theater from 7-10 pm. Indulge yourself in an early evening of Italian wines from different regions in Italy without leaving Tybee Island! Taste your way through some of Italy’s most famous wine regions including Tuscany, Piedmont, and Marche, accompanied by some light Italian hors d’oeuvres, and then take your seat inside the historic Tybee Post Theater for an unbelievable concert from the internationally renowned vocal band, Poperazzi. $50
Sat., May 6th, Grand Wine Tasting, at the Tybee Island Light Station from 3-6pm. The Grand Wine Tasting is the Festival’s signature event featuring more than 100 international wines and samplings from the menus of our favorite Tybee restaurants and a few others nearby. $65
NEW: VIP Grand Wine Tasting Ticket. Gain early entry to your exclusive VIP tent, furnished with tables and chairs, and enjoy additional VIP-only food tastings and special wines and cocktails not available in the main festival area. VIP $90
Sat., May 6th, 8 pm Poperazzi Encore, Elegant, versatile, entertaining, and sexy; these are just some of the words used to describe the dynamic vocal trio, “Poperazzi,” From Opera to Rock, Pavarotti to Jersey Boys, Sinatra to The Rolling Stones, these young, sexy, and versatile entertainers are like a classic Vegas martini, performing a delicate musical mix of opera with a twist! $25
Purchase your tickets at tybeeposttheater.org/schedule-tickets/tybee-wine-festival