Charleston Wine + Food

Uncork + unwind as we celebrate National Drink Wine Day with a spritz of festival flare. Today, Charleston Wine + Food is rolling out the #WhyIWineandFood campaign as part of this year’s festival theme, Experience Our Story. We want to highlight + share the stories of our community as a way to recognize the amazing people + places that make Charleston Wine + Food full of spirit + flavor.  So, cheers to each and every one of you – our culinary enthusiasts. Your story is our story!


Now for the real icing on the cake. You have the chance to win TWO Culinary Village tickets just for sharing your story! Visit one of our five participating locations downtown and snap a selfie (or a groupie) in front of a campaign-themed window or mirror. Share the photo along with your #WhyIWineandFood story, and presto, you are entered into the contest. Take a peek at what we’ve whipped up + keep reading for details on how you can share your story + win.


Williams Sonoma




The Darling Oyster Bar




The Daily on King


By visiting one of these 5 locations, snapping a quick picture, boomerang or selfie, + tagging @chswineandfood, you’ll be entered to win two tickets to the Culinary Village. Don’t forget to use the hashtag #WhyIWineandFood in your post + share a little bit about your wine + food story in the caption! 


Official directions on how to enter:

  1. Like this picture + follow @chswineandfood 👍
  2. Find a location with #WhyIWineandFood doodles + snap a picture in one of the mirrors or windows 📷 (See @chswineandfood story)
  3. Post the picture to instagram tagging @chswineandfood + using the hashtag #WhyIWineandFood share a little bit of your story in the caption! ✨

**Contest will end March 1st at 11:59pm EST.


The contest will officially close March 1st at 11:59pm EST. But don’t worry, our doodles will stay up all festival long so there’s plenty of time to check them out!


- Kiersten Helmey, Charleston Wine + Food Fellow

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