THE GRAND TASTING @ Saengerfest Park
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Grand Tasting is the highlight of the festival. Patrons will embark on a tasting trip through vineyards from all around the world. The fantastic live music by Roxy Roca and endless wine sampling in the park will complete this afternoon of indulgences. Modest food bites will be provided by Executive Chef Chris Lopez from BLVD Seafood- Galveston’s trendsetter restaurant in the boat to table dining, and more to come!

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SUNDAY BRUNCH @ Hotel Galvez
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

 To celebrate the Galveston Island Wine Festival, Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand® Hotel, is featuring a special menu.

For reservations, please call 409.765.7721 or book via OpenTable at

Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Enjoy a lovely brunch with a view of the Galveston’s Gulf Coast at BLVD Seafood. Executive Chef, Chris Lopez has crafted a delightful menu of a variety of brunch items and delicious mimosas! The D-Lux Bloody Mary is a must try! 

For reservations, please call 409-762-2583 or book via OpenTable.

THE CHAINE DINNER @ American National insurance Company
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Irresistible food, superb wines and some amazing surprises. At the Chaine des Rôtisseurs Dinner, invited guests will blind taste the top 3 red and 3 white wines, selected during the preliminary voting, to determine the festival’s Grand Champion, Grand Reserve Champion and Reserve Champion.

The Chaîne des Rôtisseurs is the oldest and largest food and wine society in the world. The United States chapter, now in its 54th year, is comprised of 6,000 gourmands, gourmets, gastronomes, chefs, restaurateurs, hoteliers, oenologists, winery owners, sommeliers and food and wine educators. The tradition of enjoying fine dining and the camaraderie of friends at dinners and events continues at the Galveston Island Wine Festival. 


PREMIUM TASTING @ The Trolley Station
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 The Premium Wine Tasting returns this year for the true wine connoisseurs. Guests will sip and savor premium wines from participating vineyards of the festival. These premium wines will not be available to sample at the Grand Tasting event. This exclusive evening is not one to miss! Tickets are available to a limited number of attendees so purchase your ticket(s) in advance to guarantee entrance.

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5K FUN RUN + Grand Tasting @ Beerfoot Brewery
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am

This Galveston island Wine Festival 5k Event “fun run” takes participants along the scenic Galveston seawall on an easy “there and back” route. Once the finish line is crossed, the champagne celebration begins! Enjoy delicious bubbly from your commemorative 2020 Wine Fest wine glass! Chose the 5k + Grand Tasting option to join the folks downtown where you will sample exciting wines from around the world and nibble on a variety of small bites with big flavor, created by some of the most well-known chefs in the area!

**Please note: The Champagne 5K welcomes runners of all ages, but you must be 21+ to enjoy the bubbly!



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SUNDAY BRUNCH @ Yaga's Café and Bar
Apr 19 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Yaga’s Cafe’s brunch features six delectable dishes to enjoy! Stop by on Sunday between 11am-2pm. 

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