The Wine Walk is open to everyone.
Among the moss-draped oaks and reflective lagoon at the Shops of the Omni Amelia Island Plantation, the 2nd Annual Amelia Island Wine Festival will be held on October 12, 2013.
Without a passport or jetlag! Sample dozens of award-winning wines from the premier growing regions of Argentina, Chile, Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa. Learn about the wines and wineries from wine industry representatives, sample some of the wines of our returning Florida wineries, and purchase a bottle or case to prolong the pleasure long after you return home. A Wine Ticket must be purchased for wine and food tastings.
Food tastings from some of our most popular local restaurants from traditional to innovative and brilliantly-flavored samples to tantalize your taste buds and discover a new restaurant to enjoy. A Wine Ticket must be purchased for wine and food tasting privileges.
And shop along the Wine Walk artisan-crafted treasures from table art ware to functional pottery, handmade glass votives and vases, hand-turned rare wood vases and pepper mills, unique bottle stoppers and wine accessories, hand-painted stemware, and one-of-a-kind sterling silver and copper jewelry mirroring the organic flow of fabric.
Down the Wine Walk to the award-winning Amelia Farmers Market and discover a dizzying selection of fruits and vegetables harvested just before Market day including organic and specialty products. From gourmet crusty breads and delectable desserts to cheeses, honey, sauces, soups, and jellies, the Market is the perfect location to find all that you need. The Market will be open its regular hours of 9am – 1pm.
Micah’s Place, a Certified Domestic Violence Center, and the only one serving Nassau County. Their mission is to provide prevention and intervention services to victims of domestic violence; and to provide education within the community to effect change in behavior and attitudes relating to domestic violence. At the Festival, they will have on sale Amelia Island, A Savory Place: Culinary Favorites of Amelia Island, an outstanding photo book of Amelia Island which also showcases favorite recipes. For your treasures at the Festival, buy the official Amelia Wine Festival Tote Bag with all proceeds contributing to a worthy cause: ending domestic violence in Northeast Florida.