This Friday evening event is a unique experience in which seven top-tier chefs, headlined by celebrity guest Chef Christine Ha, David Cordúa, and more will duel to create sensational dishes, each paired with a choice from seven of the world’s finest wine regions. Chefs will compete head-to-head with spectacular pairings and a special presentation.

Included with this experience:

  • Sample 41 varietals from 17 wineries! 
  • Beck Family Estates Poolside Happy Hour (Moody Gardens Hotel Guest Exclusive)
  • House of Suntory Welcome Reception (Moody Gardens Hotel Guest Exclusive)
  • Hotel Stay

Penguins & Pinot

A very special evening awaits you on Saturday as you tour the Oceans of the World with wine, chef presentations and marine animal encounters all along the way. Stop at the South Atlantic as the penguins create special paintings with the opportunity for you to purchase their art with proceeds donated to ocean conservation. Next, you’ll find yourself in the North Pacific as the seals and sea lions splash, swim and hang out. You’ll see beautiful jellyfish, tropical fish and close encounters with gnarly sharks as you meander through the Caribbean for a wine experience that will take you to new depths. 

Included with this experience:

  • Sample 50 varietals from 25 wineries! 
  • Vineyards Around the World Luxury Wine Tasting – SOLD OUT! Available to first 100 purchasers only!
  • Beck Family Estates Champagne Social (Moody Gardens Hotel Guest Exclusive)
  • Wine’d Down After Hours Palm Beach Fireworks with live music from The Line Up!
  • Hotel Stay options available

Freedom stories bourbon tasting

This intimate Sunday evening event is a salute to our military. Enjoy an exceptional Bourbon tasting with light hors d’oeuvres while guest speakers WWII Navy Veteran Eddie Janek, and retired LtCol of the US Marine Corps Neil Murphy Jr. share their stories.

Included with this experience:

  • 10 Bourbons: Jim Beam Black, Basil Hayden Toast, Clermont Steep, Knob Creek 9, Bakers, Weller Special Reserve, Buffalo Trace, Blanton’s, Sazerac Rye, and Buffalo Trace Bourbon Cream.
  • Beck Family Estates Brunch (Moody Gardens Hotel Guest Exclusive)
  • Explore Moody Gardens
  • Hotel Stay options available