Sunday, February 25
Bidding begins at noon.
This is your chance to bid on exclusive packages that promise to take your breath away and create memories that will last a lifetime. Explore an array of incredible offerings, from rare wine collections to luxurious getaways, all designed to elevate your experience. Bid high and bid often!
Friday, March 1
Celebrity chefs and wineries will showcase the true artistry of wine and food pairings as they are coupled together to create an unparalleled dining experience. These exclusive dinners, hosted at private locations throughout the community, will take your taste buds on an unforgettable culinary journey.
Saturday, March 2
Location: Four Seasons Resort Orlando
Attire: Festival Casual
Grand Cru Club VIP Tasting
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Enjoy a VIP wine tasting experience with a premium selection of our participating chefs and wineries prior to the Outdoor Wine Festival.
This is where luxury and comfort await! Our exclusive club is an oasis of sophistication nestled within the heart of the outdoor festival. Step inside and discover a haven of refinement, where you’ll enjoy privileged access to some of the finest wines offered by our esteemed vintners.
As a Grand Cru Club member, you can escape the outdoor elements and retreat to our air-conditioned sanctuary at any time. Whether you need a respite from the sun’s heat or simply desire a moment of relaxation, our club offers a serene environment where you can unwind in style.
The Grand Cru Club is ONLY available to those that purchase the Grand Cru Package or a Sponsor Package.
Outdoor Wine Festival
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Get ready to celebrate in style at our event! At the heart of our festival is the opportunity to sample the incredible creations from our talented participating chefs and the finest wines from our esteemed wineries. It’s a culinary and oenophile’s dream come true! Immerse yourself in a world of gastronomic delights and exceptional wine pairings as you explore the festival.
With each bite and sip, you’ll be savoring the expertise and passion of our culinary masters and winemakers. So come prepared for a day of indulgence, and let your taste buds embark on a journey of discovery. We can’t wait to welcome you to this remarkable celebration.
As you plan your day, keep in mind that you will be strolling on the lush green lawn, so choose your footwear wisely. Don’t forget to bring along a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen to stay comfortable and protected while enjoying the outdoors.
5:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Now the excitement explodes as we raise the stakes at our live auction! This promises to be a thrilling event where you can acquire unique and priceless experiences from the worlds of wine, sports, and entertainment.
Whether you’re a wine connoisseur, a sports enthusiast, or a fan of unforgettable entertainment, there’s something here that will capture your imagination. So, don’t hold back – bid high and bid often to secure the experience of a lifetime.
Every winning bid not only adds a touch of magic to your own life but also supports the noble cause behind our event. Join us for an evening of exhilarating bidding and the chance to take home memories that money can’t buy.
Going once, going twice, and… sold!
Celebratory Dinner & Entertainment
7:15 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
After the live auction, we invite you to savor a sumptuous four-course meal meticulously crafted by a celebrity chef. But that’s not all—each table will embark on a unique culinary journey as we’ve partnered with different wineries, each expertly pairing their exquisite wines with the evening’s menu. It’s an unforgettable experience in every sip and every bite, making the Orlando Wine Festival and Auction a night to remember.
The night would not be complete without a memorable night of amazing entertainment.
Sunday, March 3
Tip-Off at 6:00 p.m.
The magic continues on Sunday with the total NBA Experience! Witness the thrills of world-class basketball action as the Orlando Magic go head-to-head with the Detroit Pistons in a heart-pounding matchup.
Our wine festival journey will come full circle with a grand celebration of our 2023-24 Grantees. It’s a momentous occasion where we honor those who make our community thrive. The reason we gather, the reason we bid, and the reason we raise our glasses high is to support and celebrate our community. Your participation makes a difference, and it’s with immense gratitude that we come together to acknowledge the dedication and impact of our Grantees.
Monday, March 4
Make sure to keep your phone close by to ensure you don’t miss out on the items you’re eager to win. It’s your last chance to secure those fantastic packages and experiences that have caught your eye.
Stay engaged and keep those bids coming until the very end. Your support not only adds excitement to the event but also makes a meaningful difference in our mission. Thank you for being a part of this incredible auction and for helping us make a positive impact in our community. Good luck and may the highest bids win!