Children in Crisis benefits from Destin Beer Festival Event

Special to The Log
Beer Festival committee members are pictured at Wine World in Destin.

The Fourth Annual Destin Beer Festival will take place from 2-5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, outside Chan's Wine World in the Paradise Key shopping center in Destin. VIP event starts at 1 p.m. There will be more than 300 beers to sample and more than 60 breweries in attendance. Proceeds will benefit The Children’s Neighborhood of Children in Crisis, Inc.

“We are excited to help bring the craft beer movement to the Southeast,” said Chan Cox, owner of Wine World. “Craft beers are skillfully brewed and sought after much like fine wines, and I personally believe that the craft beer boom that is currently happening parallels the surge in the wine industry 25 years ago.”

The event will also offer various culinary stations, a VIP Tent, live entertainment and a merchandise booth. Some of the biggest names in the craft brewing industry will exhibit at this event.

Admission is $35 per person for advance tickets and $40 day of the event. VIP tickets are $50 in advance and $60 day of, while supplies last. For more information, to sponsor, or to volunteer, call 850-269-2909.Tickets can be purchased online at or at any Wine World location.