Dubbed as the LARGEST tailgating party on the Emerald Coast, The Market Shops 6th Annual Bloody Mary Festival is happening on October 23, 2021! You’re Invited to Visit South Walton and enjoy unlimited tastes of the areas most creative and innovative Bloody Mary’s, served by the finest restaurants and bars on the Panhandle! This year's festival is presented by Step One Automotive Group and proceeds raised will benefit Habitat for Humanity.
Apart from the bloody marys, there will also be plenty of food from the various restaurants located directly in The Market Shops, including Ben & Jerrys, Bijoux Restaurants + Spirits, Clean Juice, Maple Street Biscuit Company, Parlor Doughnuts, and Pizza by the Sea. There will be local craft brews served by Idyll Hounds Brewing Company along with champagne, provided by Hey Mama Wines, from the Bubbly Bar sponsored by Courtyard by Marriott Sandestin at Grand Boulevard, Residence Inn by Marriott Sandestin at Grand Boulevard, and the Hyatt Place by Marriott Sandestin at Grand Boulevard for guests to sip on. Guests will be able to cool off with alcohol-infused popsicles provided by Swell Pops. A lounge area with additional seating and cornhole games provided by Vacayzen will be set up on the main lawn, along with SEC football streaming on the big screen courtesy of Insurance Zone.
While sipping bloody marys, guests can enjoy a hydration station by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, a commemorative photo booth by Epic Photo Company courtesy of Legendary Marine, music by DJ Dad, a cigar bar by Shore Thing Cigars, and exclusive shopping opportunities from The Market Shops merchants. Headlining the event will be a live performance from Dread Clampitt on the main stage brought to you by Carter CPA.
Parking will be available at The Market Shops on the day of the festival but is expected to fill up fast. There will be additional parking available at The Beach House located in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort and a complimentary shuttle, provided by Emerald Coast Luxury Transportation courtesy of Beachworx, will travel to and from the festival from 10:30 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Tickets are on sale now for $40 in advance and will be on-sale at the door for $60.
*Important Note: We have capped the number of tickets for this event in order to keep all merchants, attendees, vendors, and guests safe and healthy. If tickets sell out in pre-sale, no tickets will be sold at the door.*