2010 Tybee Wine Festival Uncorks, Decants, Pours April 16 and 17
Thursday, April 08, 2010 8:14 AM
Join the Friends of the Tybee Theater for the 2nd Annual Tybee Wine Festival April 16th- 17th. This year's festival will feature two distinctive events bound to please even the most sophisticated pallet.
An Evening of Oysters & Wine will be on Friday, April 16, 2010, from 6 pm to 8pm at Marlin Monroe's. Tickets are $20. Enjoy and evening sampling oysters paired with wines. There will stations serving different oyster delicacies along with wines that compliment oysters. There will also be stations with non-seafood fare. Tickets for the Evening of Oysters & Wine are available at TybeeWineFestival.com.
The 2010 Tybee Wine Festival will be on April 17, 2010 from 3 pm to 7 pm on the grounds of the Tybee Lighthouse. Tickets are $45. The festival will feature over 100 international wines and tapas from the islands best restaurants. Two new features at the festival this year will be Craft Beers and a silent auction. Mary Davis and Company will be providing entertainment at 4pm. Attendees will receive a souvenir wine glass and trolley rides to tour the theater. Burke's Beach Umbrellas and Chairs will provide comfort and shade
Participating restaurants are Hunter House, Papa's Bar-B-Que & Seafood, The Breakfast Club, Fannie's on the Beach, Marlin Monroe's, Doc's Bar, Huc-A-Poo's, Sting Ray's and Sundae Café.
In the event of April Showers the wine tasting will take place at the Tybee Gym located at Butler Avenue and 5th Street in Memorial Park.
All festival proceeds go to the restoration of the Tybee Post Theater.