Save the Date for the 15th Annual Baytowne Beer Fest Oct. 6-7!


Friday, Oct. 6 – Saturday, Oct. 7

Time to roll out the barrel and discover unique suds and ales! The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin presents the 15th Annual Baytowne Wharf Beer Fest on October 6-7, 2023. American specialty beers from around the nation will be available for participants to sample and savor.

The main event on Saturday, October 7, will feature more than 200 domestic and international craft beers available for sampling. Brewery representatives will be available at the event, offering an opportunity to learn about the different types of lagers and ales from a variety of styles. Live music will be featured also during the festival.
Friday, October 6
Beer From Around Here
6-8 p.m. | Baytowne Wharf Events Plaza
A BeerFest favorite, Beer From Around Here hosts local breweries that feature their product for a more intimate night of learning about craft beer culture. And, restaurants in The Village showcase their best dishes – combining their unique lite bites with the many complimentary flavors of a good brew. Live Music by Duchess from 6-8 p.m.
This event is more intimate—limited number of tickets available. $65 General Admission and $75 the day of the event if not sold out. Tickets include admission to Friday nights’ event from 6-8 p.m. only.

Saturday, October 7
Grand Craft Beer Tasting
General Admission
2-5 p.m. | Baytowne Wharf Events Plaza
$50 General Admission and $60 the day of the event
Tickets include admission to the Saturday Beer Tasting event from 2-5 p.m. only. Live Music by Six Piece Suits from 2-5 p.m.

Saturday, October 7
Grand Craft Beer Tasting
VIP | $90 General Admission
Tickets include admission to VIP event at Landshark Bar & Grill from 1-2 p.m. and the Saturday Beer Tasting event from 2-5 p.m. only.
Limited 2-Day Ticket is $110, General Admission for Friday and Saturday. Tickets include admission to Friday Night’s Beer From Around Here Event from 6-8 p.m. AND Saturday’s Grand Tasting Event 2-5 p.m.
For tickets, a lineup of beers and additional information, visit

Upcoming September Event!

Perfect Hues: Baytowne Wharf Art Festival!
Friday, Sept. 1 – Sunday, Sept. 3 | 5-10 p.m. nightly FREE
This Labor Day Weekend join us for Perfect Hues: Baytowne Wharf Art Fest. Each evening from 5-10, stroll The Village streets as you browse a variety of artwork from local and regional artists. Enjoy LIVE music throughout the festival and spectacular fireworks show over the lagoon on Sunday at 9:30 p.m.

Also, on Sunday night, be sure to check in by the breezeway to enjoy a Sip & Shop through The Village. We love kicking off the fall season with such a unique, moonlit weekend.

Music Line up:
5-7:15 p.m. | Mike Whitty
7:30-10 p.m. | Mari Gleason
5-7:15 p.m. | Mike Whitty
7:30-10 p.m. | Christon Birge
5-7:15 p.m. | Jared Herzog
7:30-10 p.m. | Emily Bass

Vendor Registration ends Aug. 11.

Enjoy these events ALL August in the Village of Baytowne Wharf!

Autos in August
Saturday, Aug. 12 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Calling all Muscle Cars, Jeeps, Vettes, 4x4s, Exotics, Imports, and others! Join The Village of Baytowne Wharf and Emerald Coast Customs for a day of fun, sun and cars. Prizes will be awarded in more than six categories and trophies will be given for nine different classes. The event is open to the public and attendees can enter raffles and win FREE prizes. Join us for a fun day and help raise money for Children in Crisis! For participation information, email
$20 Pre Registration
Venmo: @Emeraldcoastcustoms
Cashapp: @Emeraldcoastcustoms

The Farmers Market at Baytowne Wharf
Come shop with local farmers, bakers, local fresh seafood and gourmet, beef, local honey, fresh pressed juices and much more all year long, Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Boomin’ Tuesday
Tuesday, Aug. 8 7:15-9:15 p.m. | FREE
Turn your eyes on the sky and watch as Baytowne Wharf lights up the night with a breathtaking fireworks show over the Village Lagoon at 9:15 p.m. PLUS now enjoy a DJ Dance Party with DJ Mike Whitty in the Events Plaza at 7:15 p.m.

Can’t Miss Wednesday Night Concert Series
Wednesdays through August 30th
7-9 p.m. | FREE | Events Plaza Stage
Sit back and relax, take in the cool crisp air and enjoy live entertainment featuring both local and regional talent from a variety of genres.

Live Music Schedule
August 9: Modern Eldorados
August 16: Cadillac Willy
August 23: Catalyst
August 30: Dion Jones & The Neon Tears

Fly Guy Thursday
Thursday, Aug. 10 6:30 & 8:30 p.m. | FREE
Enjoy a show from fly-board extraordinaire Ben Merrell over the lagoon. Watch as he soars to the sky and makes waves at Baytowne Wharf.

Bubbly Baytowne
Thursday, August 17 5 p.m. | FREE
Bubbly Baytowne is BACK! Sip and shop through The Village streets and an evening full of FREE champagne during Bubbly Baytowne. Check in by the fountain to receive your complimentary Baytowne Wharf glass and a map outlining specific merchants to visit starting at 5 p.m.

*This event is free and for 21 and up only. The village will be open to the public during this event.

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