Food and wine events are just the excuse you need to visit these cool southern cities
What: Two days of bourbon tastings, private tours of historic Oxford homes, concerts, and an antique auction where you can bid to own rare bottles.
Why: Food and bourbon, no need to elaborate.
Where: Oxford, MS
Go: Tickets are available for $125-$400
What: Charleston Wine + Food infuses homegrown flavor with top chefs, winemakers, authors, storytellers, artisans, and food enthusiasts from around the globe for a five-day event that spans the first full weekend each March.
Why: the food & wine experiences around the town are one-of-a-kind (and you have a LOT to choose from)
Where: Charleston, SC
Go: Check out the schedule & tickets
What: From wine tasting and designer pop-up boutiques, to mingling with charming Shoe Guys and the fashion show finale, your guests will remember the many “WOW” moments while supporting a great cause
Why: raise money for excellent local causes while shopping and drinking wine
When: dates vary in each city
Where: all over
Go: Check out the cities & dates
What Internationally known artist Bruce Munro will bring his spectacular large-scale light sculptures to the gardens, allowing visitors to literally see the gardens in a new light.
Why: Brookgreen Gardens without lights is spectacular. If you’ve ever been to Nights of a Thousand Candles, you know. This will be a one-of-a-kind artistic light show you won’t want to miss.
When: April 8, 2020 – September 12, 2020
Where: Murrells Inlet, SC
Go: Tickets are $12 – $25
What Food, music, and tasting in the coolest SC town of Greenville with more than 30 events with chefs, music, and beverage professionals.
Why: Greenville is a cool city, so visiting while the wine is pouring is a fantastic idea
Where: Greenville, SC
Go: Start planning and sign up for the newsletter to stay up to date, events and schedule will be announced in August
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