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21: Casinos & Cabernets! Celebrating 21 years of the Rockport Festival of Wine & Food!

We’re finally legal and celebrating our 21st birthday.  Come join us for a great weekend of wine, beer, food, music, shopping, and the coast!!  Mark your calendars for May 27-28, 2017!!


Featuring over 100 varieties of wines, Food demonstrations, Vendor booths, and music!! All on the grounds of the Texas Maritime Museum!

DSCN2460The Rockport Festival of Wine and Food started in 1997 as an annual fundraiser for the Texas Maritime Museum, and is the largest fundraiser for the year.  The festival helps raise the needed operational funds for the Museum, but also provides a venue for entertainment and fun.  Over 2,500 visitors from 26+ states are welcomed on the grounds of the Museum to experience wine, VIP wine tasting, lectures, food vendors, live bands, shopping vendors and beer booths.  Wine may be purchased by the taste, glass, bottle or case and this is the only festival of its kind that allows you to try expensive vintage wines by the glass.

Festival Hours: 

Saturday, May 27th, 2017


Sunday, May 28th, 2017


Admission Ticket Prices:

Saturday or Sunday General Admission: $25/ one day or $40 for a two-day pass.  $60/ one day or $100 for a two-day VIP Experience. Children age 12-21 are $11. Under 12 are free.

General Admission includes one commemorative wine glass, four (4) taste tickets plus one champagne, an event program, and access to great wines, beers,shopping and music!!!

** The VIP Experience includes admission to special tent,  20 taste tickets, commemorative wine glass, event program, special seating at demos, one dinner plate, and appetizers.  Dinner service will include one entree and sides (Pork Tenderloin from 5-6pm, Butter Chicken from 6-7pm, and Shrimp Diablo from 7-8pm) ONLY 125 VIP admissions per day (online and at the gate).  


* Additional drink tickets can be purchased on the grounds for $1 each.

Purchase Tickets Online through Flavorus HERE


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