Clearwater Beach Uncorked will hold their third annual beachside food and wine extravaganza this February 8th and 9th, 2014, from 1p.m. to 5p.m., in front of the exclusive Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort and Spa. Beautiful clear gulf waters and warm Florida sunshine makes Clearwater Beach the premiere destination for guests to divulge in sumptuous food, elegant wines and microbrew samplings from local and national talents.
Acclaimed event producer, Tammy Gail, was inspired to create a high-end luxury affair to showcase the marvel and beauty of Florida’s West Coast. Clearwater Beach Uncorked will offer guests a spectacular pre-Valentine’s Day weekend package that includes tickets to the two-day event accompanied by an extravagant room at the Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa, for a weekend of sun, sumptuous food and scintillating wines and beers. South Gulfview Boulevard’s transformation will encourage guests to venture between the one-of-a-kind Uncorked Spirits Beach Bar and the Grand Tasting Village to meet and mingle with wine specialists, vintners & brew masters, and the areas best and brightest chefs.
The Grand Tasting Village will include delicious samplings from the area’s top restaurants, wine from over 100 wineries and an exciting array of micro-brews and craft beers. Guests can also slip away to the Uncorked Spirits Beach Club to capture a breath taking view and sample spirits that will satisfy any tastemaker’s palate. This year a Decadent Dessert tent will showcase Bubbles on the Beach featuring bubbles, sweets, pastries and all things rich and gooey just in time for Valentine’s Day. Clearwater Beach Uncorked will be a weekend-long epicurean experience welcoming an anticipated 5,500 guests to explore the relaxed and delicious facets of Clearwater Beach.
Guests can opt for a premium VIP experience; available on Saturday, for $125 that provides VIP access to exclusive restaurants and reserve wines, single malt whiskeys and rare scotches. They will also receive an extravagant Clearwater Beach Uncorked swag bag with the latest in food, fashion and beauty. Clearwater Beach Uncorked will donate a portion of the proceeds from ticket sales to the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee College of Hospitality and Technology Leadership. Funds will be used to develop academic programs, scholarships and help create a new wave of hospitality specialists. Tickets are currently on sale at ClearwaterBeachUncorked.com.