2015 Wine Fest Fundraiser & Amateur Wine Competition



April 25, 2015 ~ 6:30 to 9:30 PM

at the

Museum of Coastal Carolina

The Ocean Isle Museum Foundation, Inc. is holding its annual Wine Fest fundraiser on April 25, 2015. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Museum of Coastal Carolina in Ocean Isle Beach and Ingram Planetarium in Sunset Beach.

At the Wine Fest, you can taste a variety of interesting wines provided by a local distributor. Local restaurants provide delicious food. Live and silent auctions offer interesting items that you can bid on. There is a 50/50 raffle and a cork pull. Come have some fun and show your support for two wonderful local attractions.

2015 Amateur Wine Competition

Enter your homemade wine in Wine Fest’s annual Amateur Wine Competition for amateur wine makers and compete for gold, silver, and bronze medals in various categories. The competition is open to any amateur wine maker. It is conducted in cooperation with Silver Coast Winery and the OIB Chapter of the American Wine Society. Gain recognition for your wine making skills and receive valuable feedback on your wine from the expert judging panel. Winners will be announced at a medal ceremony at Silver Coast Winery on April 19, 2015 and will also be recognized at Wine Fest on April 25 at the Museum of Coastal Carolina.

  • The entry fee is $15 per bottle.
  • Each bottle must be accompanied by an official entry form.
  • The entry deadline for wines to arrive is April 3, 2015.
  • Send wines to: Silver Coast Winery, Attn: Amateur, 6680 Barbeque Road, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
  • Questions? Call Silver Coast Winery at 910-287-2800.