Date(s) - 10/12/2013
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
MARK YOUR CALENDARS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2013 FOR THE 2ND ANNUAL TASTE OF WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH
HOSTED BY MARINEMAX.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2012 WINNERS:
THE DOCKSIDE FOR THE JUDGES’ AWARD, BLOCKADE RUNNER FOR HONORABLE MENTION AND 22 NORTH FOR THE PEOPLE’S CHOICE!!!!
Proceeds benefit the Wrightsville Beach Beautification project and the New Hanover County Weekend Meals on Wheels Program.
The Taste of Wrightsville Beach festival celebrates the island’s diverse and delicious fare on and around the beach with over 30 food, wine and beer tasting booths (see below for a complete list of the vendors). Celebrity judges rate the dishes with a “Best in Show” and participants select the “People’s Choice” award.
HOSTED BY MARINEMAX on the waterfront
Blue Tang Bandits will play on stage at this year’s event. This crowd pleasing trio has over 13 years of experience under their belt playing shows with huge names all over. With several albums made, thousands of shows with former bands “Eight Foot Stride” and “Silver Judas” this trio featuring Nick Vick, Grant Repik, and Henry Daughtry is guaranteed to SATISFY! Rock, Reggae, and R&B. Come out and hear them while enjoying Wrightsville Beach’s finest cuisine!
Purchase Tickets Online, Mail in or stop by Robert’s Grocery.
Tickets Available + Advance Price* At the Event (if available)
Advanced Price is valid until Friday, October 5, 2013 at midnight
General Admission $50 $75
Children Under 21 years of age $25 $50
Wrightsville Beach Foundation Members $45 $45
+NO TICKETS WILL BE MAILED TO YOU, YOUR NAME WILL BE ON A LIST AT CHECK-IN.
A limited number of tickets will be sold. Ticket includes admission to the event, one tasting of each food, beer and wine vendor. Additional full pour drink tickets may be purchased at the event. No refunds or exchanges. Taste of Wrightsville Beach is a rain or shine event. Outside food/beverages are not permitted. NO strollers or animals except service animals.
If you cannot attend the event, please consider making a donation to the Wrightsville Beach Foundation and mail to: PO Box, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480.
PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS (2012)
South Beach Grill, Tower 7, Banks Channel Pub & Grille, King Neptune, Mellow Mushroom, 22 North, Bridge Tender, Fish House, Dockside, Holiday Inn Resort, Shell Island Resort, Blockade Runner Beach Resort, Bluewater/Oceanic, Vito’s Pizza, Rita’s Italian Ice, and SurfBerry.
PARTICIPATING BEER AND WINE VENDORS
WINERIES: Copa Divino, Windham Distributing, Juice Wine Purveyors, Duplin Winery, ONEHOPE Wine and Mutual Distributing
A portion of the proceeds from this year’s Taste of Wrightsville Beach will go towards the Weekend Meals on Wheels program. Click on the logo above for more information on this important organization.