New in May 2021 is the first annual St. Augustine Food + Wine Festival showcasing some of the southeast's leading local chefs, guest celebrity chefs and hundreds of beverage tastings, along with live music. This culinary weekend celebration with celebrity guest chefs, winemakers and beverage experts in spirits and beers, for adults 21 and over only. Enjoy a World Golf Hall of Fame Winemaker’s Dinner with celebrity guest golfer/winemakers, Master Classes, a Friday night barbecue extravaganza, the main tasting event around the lake which surrounds the World Golf Hall of Fame and the World Golf Renaissance Resort , and World Golf Village. The weekend closes out with a spectacular, family friendly Mother’s Day, Sunday Jazz Brunch. World Golf Renaissance Resort, 500 S. Legacy Trl., St. Augustine
Schedule of Events
Thursday, May 6, 2021 - “World Golf Hall of Fame Winemaker’s Dinner”
World Golf Village Renaissance Resort, St. Augustine
6-7 p.m. Reception; 7-10 p.m. Dinner
Six-course wine paired dinner, with guest celebrity/local chefs and guest celebrity Hall of Fame Winery Proprietors/Winemakers
*Includes a Live Auction, Fundraiser for World Golf Foundation/World Golf Hall of Fame
Friday, May 7, 2021 – “Epicurean Master Classes”
11 a.m. – Noon, St. Augustine Distillery – One Class
1 - 5 p.m., St. Johns County Convention Center/World Golf Village Renaissance Resort – Four Classes
"Smoke on the Walk"
7 - 9 p.m., Walk of Champions, World Golf Hall of Fame
BBQ Extravaganza - Showcase of the southeast’s most celebrated Pitmasters and grill masters with wine, beer, and spirits.
“Official After Party” 9 p.m. - until
The Bar at Villagio, World Golf Village Renaissance Resort
Saturday, May 8, 2021 - "Rise & Shine"
8:30 - 11:30 a.m., Villagio Grille, WGV Renaissance
Light bites and choice of Mimosa, Champagne or Bloody Mary
Saturday, May 8, 2021 - "St. Augustine Food + Wine Festival", Main Event
1 - 4 p.m., Walk of Champions, World Golf Hall of Fame
An afternoon of culinary and beverage tastings with souvenir glass; tickets include unlimited beverage tastings, with culinary tastings available for purchase. A variety of exhibitors, from artisans and farmers, to wine, beer and spirits vendors. Live music and more.
*Includes Silent Auction Fundraiser for World Golf Hall of Fame
“Hall of Fame-VIP Lounge”, St. Augustine Food + Wine Festival
1 – 4 p.m., World Golf Hall of Fame Museum
An exclusive, fully catered VIP Lounge experience with special SWAG bags, private restrooms, open bars and more. VIP Guest Celebrity Stage with chefs and beverage experts. VIP Lounge ticket includes full access to the festival main event as well.
Villagio Grille/The Bar at Villagio
Special Festival Dinner Menu/Buffet and Official After Party
Sunday, May 9, 2021 - "The Jazz Brunch"
10 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 12:15 p.m. and 1:15 p.m. seating times
Villagio Grille/Outdoor Patio, all-inclusive ticket with variety of beverages and brunch, special Mother’s Day event.