Sandestin Gumbo & Bloody Mary Festival stirs up fun Feb. 23-24

Feb. 14, 2024
Special to 30A Food & Wine

SANDESTIN – The 35th Annual Sandestin Gumbo & Bloody Mary Festival returns to the Village of Baytowne Wharf from Feb. 23 to 24! Known as one of the most popular winter food events along Florida’s Emerald Coast, the Gumbo & Bloody Mary Festival brings together the area’s best chefs and restaurants as they compete for bragging rights. 

Sandestin Gumbo Festival

The action-packed weekend event includes a kick-off party on Friday, Feb. 23, and the main event on Saturday, Feb. 24. Guests are invited to enjoy unlimited samplings of gumbo and bloody Marys as they stroll the charming pedestrian village at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. Tickets are available a la carte directly through the event website and an accommodations and ticket package is available through the on-site Hotel Effie.