V.I.P. Experience

Drink in all that The Galveston Island Wine Festival serves by attending both the Premium Tasting and The Grand Tasting by purchasing a combined VIP ticket!

By purchasing a VIP Premium + Grand Tasting ticket you will gain entrance to Friday night’s Premium Tasting featuring top of the line wines, and VIP entrance to The Grand Tasting one hour earlier than the general admission at 1:00 pm on Saturday. The Grand Tasting features over 60 wines to sample from around the world and modest bite-size cuisine from nine local Galveston Island Restaurants!

Combo VIP Premium + Grand Tasting Package:

  • Premium Tasting Friday, April 26 & Grand Tasting Saturday, April 27 Access
  • VIP access both days + Early entrance into the Grand Tasting

When: April 26, 2019 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
April 27, 2019 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Where: The Premium & Grand Tasting – Saengerfest Park

Friday- Premium Tasting Highlights

  • Limited number of guests for an intimate evening with chefs & vineyards
  • Featuring 20 premium wines that will not be available at the Grand Tasting
  • Bottomless samples of wine
  • BLVD Seafood, Yaga’s Cafe, Gypsy Joynt, Riondo’s Ristorante, Lawler’s Cheesecake & Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory serving delicious food bites
  • Music Entertainment


Saturday- Grand Tasting Highlights

  • VIP allows for 1-hour early entrance at 1pm
  • Exclusive Cooking Demonstration with Executive Chef Lance Fegen of Liberty Kitchen
  • Live Music Entertainment
  • Limitless samples of wine from 20+ Vineyards, over 65 varietals
  • Food Bites from 12 participating restaurants
  • Exhibitors to shop

Chef Lance Fegen Cooking Demonstration at 1:30PM Saturday, April 27th.

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