Charleston Wine and Food Festival events under $100

How about Pilates on a rooftop, a dance party in an art museum, being a hipster for the night or enjoying an Indian Festival? It’s all possible…and more…at the 2019 Charleston Wine and Food Festival. And all of these options cost less than $100!

 

Feed Your Body

Date: Thursday, March 7

Time: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Price: $65

Location: The Dewberry

Feed your body and your soul with this Pilates class on the rooftop of the Dewberry! Healthy bites and sips follow the class. You should wear athletic apparel and must be 21 + to participate.

 

Whiskey Warriors

Date: Thursday, March 7

Time: 3:00p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Price: $95

Location: Doar Bros.

Sip side by side with the women who are shaking up the world of whiskey! Female distillers take you through a line-up of top-notch pours in this beverage workshop! Dress is Lowcountry Casual and must be 21 to attend.

 

Burned.

Date: Thursday, March 7

Time: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Price: $65

Location: The Cedar Room

Don’t miss this exciting evening of storytelling! Snacks and sips will be offered before the event. Dress is Lowcountry Casual and you must be 21 + to attend. From CW&F, here’s what you can expect to hear from the storytellers:

  • Amy Mills of the award-winning 17th Street BBQ talks about the powerful combination of wood, smoke and family.
  • Ed Currie, the grower of The Carolina Reaper, talks about finding his way to the world’s hottest pepper and its impact on lives.
  • Anita Singleton-Prather, revered Lowcountry Gullah Storyteller, tells the story of Light.
  • The talented team from The Obstinate Daughter demonstrate and serve a smoked cocktail with a twist and a dream.
  • Healer Elli Richter serves up how raw cacao is a powerful heart opener that paves the way to transformation
  • Russ & Daughters, the torchbearers of Jewish food in America, now run by the fourth-generation of the family, take us through the journey of the growth of an institution hailed by the Smithsonian Institute, and the National Register of Historic Places.

 

Hipster Cocktail Party

Date: Thursday, March 7

Time: 8:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Price: $85

Location: Lo-Fi Brewing

Channel your inner hipster and celebrate! Craft cocktails, craft beer and a DJ spinning some old-school vinyl! Dress code is hipster. Age is 21 and up. And there will be a bike and skateboard valet on site.

 

Sour Hour

Date: Friday, March 8

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Price: $65

Location: Uptown Social

Are you curious about the resurgence of sour beers? Wicked Weed Brewing will lead this “tart-tasting adventure”!  Learn how it’s made and its long history in the world of beers. You can even try some rare vintage sours. Dress is Lowcountry casual and you must be 21 + to attend.

 

RetrEAT

Date: Saturday, March 9

Time: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Price: $95

Location: The Schoolhouse

Nourish your body and soul at this interactive wellness workshop! Learn about health-centric food and beverage and how to live a more balanced life. You’ll enjoy delicious bites and sips from culinary experts while enjoying experiences such as guided meditation and tips on blending essential oils. Dress is casual and you must be 21 + to attend.

 

Holi City Shakedown

Date: Saturday, March 9

Time: 8:00 p.m.  to 10:30 p.m.

Price: $85

Location: Navy Yard Power House

Enjoy the vibrant culture and cuisine of India! Plenty of cold brews, wine and music too! You are encouraged to wear white…and be ready for some color bombing! You must be 21 and up to attend.

 

Feed your [spirit]

Date: Sunday, March 10

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Price: $65

Location: Gibbes Museum of Art

Get your grove on at Gibbes! How often do you get to have a dance party in the middle of an art museum? And before you go, refuel with tasty bites as beautiful as the art surrounding you! Dress code is athletic apparel any you must be 21 + to attend.

 

Namaste Bubbly

Date: Sunday, March 10

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Price: $95

Location: The Cedar Room

“Roll out the yoga mats and let’s get fizzical!” Feel the flow from your yoga journey and the bubbly! Includes local healthy fare as well. Dress code is yoga attire and even is only for 21 +.

 

Southern Renaissance

Date: Sunday, March 10

Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Price: $95

Location: Cigar Factory

A celebration of the diversity of flavors, cultures and people of the south. Features chefs putting a new spin on “traditional southern” cuisines and artists and musicians who reflect our spirit! Dress is Lowcountry Casual and must be 21 to attend.

 

Photos courtesy of Charleston Wine and Food.

 

For more information on these and other events, visit: https://charlestonwineandfood.com/2019-festival/