Opening Night VIP Party

Wednesday, March 2, 2022


Micheal Zentner

The Drifter

Charleston, SC

Crab Fritters

with xo sauce, scallion aioli


Shem Creek Shrimp Roll

with garlic buttered brioche


Charleston Welcome Party

house ritz crackers, pimento cheese, mini crudite


Snapper Ceviche

with strawberry gazpacho, sourdough croutons






Aqua Pana




Toast Our Talent

​​Our community is a diverse + passionate ensemble dedicated to great food, fresh ingredients, amazing wines, beers + cocktails, and passionate storytelling. “Toast our Talent” highlights their contributions in bringing this festival to life, allowing attendees to share their appreciation + gratitude. These “toasts” will be shared with the recipients following the festival. Shout out your favorite beverage pro, chef, dish, drink, farmer, musician, purveyor, you name it — or don’t pick a favorite and toast the whole talent community!