2020 Wine Fest

Save this date: April 25, 2020. That’s the date of the 2020 Wine Fest fundraiser. Help support the Museum of Coastal Carolina and Ingram Planetarium by planning to attend this fun event.

2020 Wine Fest includes the 2020 Wine Fest Amateur Wine Competition. This competition is conducted in cooperation with the Ocean Isle Beach chapter of the American Wine Society (AWS) and Silver Coast Winery. Enter your homemade wine and compete for gold, silver, and bronze medals in various award categories. Entry fees are $20 each for the first two wines and $15 each for other wines entered. Your wine will be judged by an expert panel of AWS wine judges. Gain recognition for your wine making skills and get valuable feedback from the judging panel. Winners will be announced at 2020 Wine Fest on April 15, 2020. The deadline for submitting wines to the competition is March 16, 2020.

Click here for the 2020 Wine Fest Amateur Wine Competition guidelines and entry forms: 2020 Wine Fest Amateur Wine Competition

2020 Wine Fest also includes an Art Contest. The theme of the Wine Fest is Back to the Roaring 20’s. Artists have until November 30, 2019 to submit their original art that incorporates wine and the Roaring 20’s to the museum. The winning art work will be selected by the Wine Fest Planning Committee and will be used to publicize the event. It will also be included in the Wine Fest’s live auction on April 25.