Coastal Virginia Magazine is pleased to present the Coastal Virginia Wine Fest, January 27, 2018 at the beautiful Virginia Beach Convention Center. Vendors include over 50 wineries, specialty foods, craft breweries, and arts and crafts. Enjoy educational seminars, a craft beer garden, grape stomp competition, where you can watch as local celebrities stomp it out in a grape barrel, live entertainment and much more. Celebrate good times with Virginia Wines!!

The Comfort Inn & Suites Oceanfront is located .07 of a mile from the Virginia Beach Convention Center at block 20 of the 40-block boardwalk. All of our units are two rooms and our guests can choose from either a queen suite or a unit with 2 queen beds. Our guests also enjoy our indoor heated pool/hot tub, fitness center, free high-speed internet, free on-site parking and our deluxe hot American buffet breakfast.

Rates begin at $189+ taxes which includes 2 WineFest tickets and complimentary shuttle service to/from the Convention Center. Double occupancy is required. Additional adults occupying the same room will be charged $60+ taxes which also includes a WineFest ticket and transportation. Must be 21 yrs of age with valid ID to receive tickets upon check-in. 1st night room and tax required at time of booking. 48-hr cancellation required prior to arrival with no penalty. Make it a special get away weekend and add another night, Friday and/or Sunday for just $79+taxes per night! 

**For an additional $43+ taxes per person, you can make it a special evening and enjoy a Virginia specific menu designed especially for this event by Distinctive Gourmet. Purchase the food and tasting ticket to enjoy the best of both worlds.  Double occupancy for this Combo Wine & Food Package would be $275+ taxes.  The Combo package cannot be purchased at the event.

*All tasting ticket holders will have IDs checked and given a wrist band upon entry. No Wrist Band, No Tasting! *Pouring ends 30 minutes prior to close of day with sales up to end of each event day. Under 21 not permitted.

Please call 757-425-8200 and please ask for Coastal Virginia WineFest Package or go to www.virginiabeachcomfort.com for more information.

Each Hotel Room Package comes with a minimum of two adult tasting tickets, commemorative glass, swag bag, live entertainment, tastings from wineries, beer garden and specialty food samples.

Legacy Coaches will be providing free, courtesy coach busses at designated stops in the resort area, to and from the 2018 Coastal Virginia WineFest. Free shuttle voucher included with Hotel Package.

**2018 Coastal Virginia WineFest
A taste of Virginia Food menu

Beef Braised Short Ribs
Topped with BBQ Demi-Glace, Served with Virginia Sweet Potato Mash
3 Ounce Portion of Beef

Chesapeake Cream of Crab Soup
Served with Crackers
6 Ounce Portion of Soup

Smithfield Ham Slider
with Virginia Apple Chutney, Served on a Warm House-Made Sweet Potato Biscuit
Accompanied by House-Made Kettle Chips
3 Ounce Biscuit with 2 Ounces of Ham

Homemade Virginia Apple Bread Pudding
with Warm Caramel Topping, Finished with Chopped Southeastern Virginia Peanuts
6 Ounce Portion