Resort Activities

Bacchus on the Beach

Bacchus on the Beach


Join us for a two-day food and wine festival with elegant wine dinners and tastings hosted by winemakers and sommeliers. An elaborate stone crab festival and auction acts as the grand finale where guests are invited to sample and taste hundreds of wines and spirits from around the world and enjoy a variety of diverse chef attended food stations along with mounds of stone crab claws. The evening is also filled with live music, dancing, and a live auction benefitting the University of South Florida hospitality program.

November 18 - 19, 2021  |  Purchase tickets here

  • Left Coast Lunch - Oregon Style | November 18 @ 1pm | Under the Bayou Oaks Islandside (across from Island House)
    • Join us for a Willamette Valley style wine lovers picnic.  There is  sensational menu paired with the spectacular selected wines from Willa Kenzie, Penner-Ash, Gran Moraine and Zena Crown wineries. The backdrop for this luncheon will be a wonderful fall afternoon under shady oaks.
    • $100 inclusive, per person. Limited reservations will be available
  • La Bella Serata | November 18 @ 6pm | Harbourside Ballroom Lawn
    • Indulge your passion for great Italian wine with two very important wineries, Gradis cuitta of Collio and Casanova di Neri of Tuscany. Immerse yourself in a romantic evening under the stars and piazza lights savoring selected wines from each of these wineries paired with a chef inspired dinner.
    • $185 inclusive, per person. Limited reservations will be available.
  • Stone Crab Celebration & USF Charity Auction | November 19 @ 5:30pm | Beachside Tent
    • A celebration of Food and Wine that will dazzle your eyes and thrill your palate under a beachside tent.  Winemakers, producers and vendors will fill the perimeter of tent sampling hundreds of bottles of wine and spirits alike.  Longboat Key Club chefs will provide different tasting stations to fill your appetite, and the centerpiece of the event with be mounds of iced stone crab claws.  Enjoy music, dancing and a live auction benefiting the University of South Florida School of Hospitality.
    • $225 inclusive, per person

For more information, please call the Membership office at 941.387.1662 or email
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