Join us February 3-5 for Athens Wine Weekend 2023!

The proceeds from Athens Wine Weekend support the Cultural Foundation’s mission of providing over $60,000 in grants and annual hospitality education, performing, and visual arts scholarships. The Cultural Foundation will host it's 2023 Athens Wine Weekend event next February at The Classic Center.  

*Patrons must be 21+ years of age to attend Athens Wine Weekend

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Athens Wine Weekend 2023 Event Details


Friday, February 3 | 5:30 p.m
The Classic Center Grand Hall

Kicking off Athens Wine Weekend, Amuse-Bouche is a Friday evening wine tasting affair.  Featuring several of the most talented chefs from favorite local restaurants, this event provides a sampling of their cooking artistry, all paired with the perfect wine to arouse the palate.

Confirmed Participants:

George's Lowcountry Table
Nothing Bundt Cakes
Paloma Park
And more!

Grand Tasting

Saturday, February 4 | 12:30 p.m.
The Classic Center Grand Hall

Sip and sample wines from around the world. Interested in more than just the tasting? Dive into one of the many seminars such as "Balancing Food and Wine", to expand on your knowledge of the grape and learn from the best local wine educators.

  1. 11:00 AM
  2. 12:15 PM
  3. 1:30 PM

"The Bridge Between Mead and Wine"

Presented by Viking Alchemist

Discover how the history and production of these fermented beverages are connected.

Gourmet Dinner

Saturday, February 4 | 6:30 p.m.
The Classic Center Athena Ballroom

A highlight of the Athens Wine Weekend, this incredible multi-course meal is expertly prepared by The Classic Center's Executive Chef with Levy, while the wines of the courses are hand selected by Frank Sinkwich, President of Northeast Sales Distributing.  From start to finish this event is guaranteed to deliver a culinary experience like no other.  Gourmet Dinner is sponsored by JE Dunn.

Sparkling Wine Brunch

Sunday, February 5 | 11:30 a.m.
The Classic Center Atrium

Close out the weekend with an incredible brunch featuring specialty mimosas and a delicious brunch buffet.  Grab your significant other or a few friends and let us show you what the perfect wine brunch is all about.  

Make the Most of the Weekend with a Package!

Full Bottle Package 

-Hotel Accommodations for Friday and Saturday
-2 Tickets to Amuse-Bouche
-2 Tickets to Grand Tasting
-2 Tickets to Premier Seminar "Balancing Food and Wine"
-2 Tickets to the Gourmet Dinner
-2 Tickets to the Sparkling Wine Brunch

Half Carafe Package

-Hotel Accommodations for Friday
-2 Tickets to Amuse-Bouche
-2 Tickets to Grand Tasting
-2 Tickets to Premier Seminar "Balancing Food and Wine"

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A Special Thank You to our 2023 Event Sponsors

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