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Alcohol Tasting Vendor Commitment Form

Deadline: Mar 14, 2022 11:59 pm (GMT-05:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
Date: Mar 18, 2022 6:00 pm - Mar 19, 2022 4:30 pm
Panama City Beach, Florida

About the event

Don't miss out on one of the top foodie events of the season. Enjoy two days of extraordinary food, drinks, and music to help you relax and unwind. The event kicks off Friday, March 18th at 6:00 pm with an elegant garden party presented by Southern Living. The party continues on Saturday, March 19th, from 1-4:30 pm where you can gather at Aaron Bessant Park to whet your appetite with craft beer, spirits, and wine tasting and follow-up with food pairings from favorite local eateries. This year, Anderson East and Ruston Kelly will be performing during the Grand Afternoon Tasting. Tickets are limited to this event
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About the application

Join us at our annual event, UNwineD as we showcase culinary creations by Northwest Florida's leading chefs, as well as craft beer, wine and spirits from around the world. Event Times: Friday, March 18th, 2022 (for select participants) Saturday, March 19th, 2022 (for all participants) Parking: FREE DIRECTIONS & PARKING: Venue: Aaron Bessant Park Phone: 850-233-5070 Email: Participating brands will: Be provided at no cost to them a 10x10 tent with power and water access. Be provided with an 8' table and linen. Be provided with ice at no cost for the duration of the event. EXHIBITOR PARKING – PLEASE NOTE: Exhibitor Parking is provided in the lot located behind Aaron Bessant Park. Booth Tear Down: Packing up of booth supplies may begin at 6:00 pm on Saturday. Vehicles are NOT permitted onsite. You must use dollies. UNwineD staff will advise you when you can move your vehicle closer, and after everything is ready for loading. We suggest that you bring dollies and hand trucks to remove your booth valuables if you find it necessary to remove any items on Saturday (at close of event). Items to Bring: Handy items you may want to bring to setup your booth include - staple gun, cable ties, duct tape, pens, Extension Cords 50-100 electric cords, lights and scissors. If you have large, heavy items to move a dolly would be handy to also bring along with you. Electricity: Unless other requests and arrangements were made in your agreement, each space will have access to a single 110 outlet, located approx. 25’ from your booth. Exhibitors must provide their own 50’ outdoor approved extension cord for individual needs. Security You are responsible for all valuables, items and prizes at your booth. UNwineD employs private security, however, we cannot be responsible for lost, damaged or stolen items from your booth. Equipment Unless you have ordered (and paid for) a rental package, you are responsible to provide your own tent, weights, table and chairs. Staffing Please make sure the people staffing your booth are familiar with UNwineD Booth Policies & Guidelines. Coordinate staff access to the site in advance to avoid confusion. Every person staffing your booth, whether employees or subcontractors will need to check-in at the Vendor Check-In booth. Cancellation Policy No refunds for any fees paid. Application fee taken immediately upon application received. Once Committee approves you for the show, you will receive an acceptance email. When that occurs payment for booth fee will begin January 15th 2022. No Refunds. No Show Policy: Vendors who have not checked in and/or notified event with a message via festival office phone (850-233-5070), or email ( by 7:00 am on the day of event, will be considered a NO SHOW and the assigned space will be forfeited. *Dates and details subject to change* SETUP DATE & TIME: Friday, March 18th from 8:00 am – 3:00 pm (Booth # and location provided upon check-in.) Cart In Only. Vehicles must be removed from load-in site as soon as emptied to allow for others to unload. Saturday Setup 7:00am Vehicles must be removed from load-in site by 11:00am. Please bring any carts/dollies, extension cords, lights, décor, table cloths or other items you might need. BOOTH HOURS: Saturday, March 19th (Noon – 4:30 pm) During Check-In it is nearly IMPOSSIBLE to answer all phone calls. If you need immediate assistance, please see staff at Vendor Check-In booth. If you have any questions leading up to the event, please feel free to contact us at 850-233-5070. We look forward to another great show with you!

Terms & Conditions

Multiple products/brands can be sampled under each tent. If you wish to have a tent for each brand, you must fill out an application for each brand you wish to have. By submitting this application, the tasting vendor agrees to: Donate enough product to effectively sample 2,000 guests. Be set up by 11:00AM on the day of the tasting. Provide knowledgeable staff to pour the brand throughout the duration of the event. Please review the following rules and policies to assure your safety and enjoyment during the festival. 1. Where applicable, the application fee is deposited upon receipt and is non-refundable. Booth fees are due in full upon acceptance of invitation to show beginning December 26th, 2021. No Refunds. 2. No Animals Allowed except service dogs: “Service Animal” means any dog trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of individual with a disability. Pets proving emotional support, well-being, comfort or companionship are not recognized as service animals under ADA regulations. Misrepresenting a dog as a service animal is a criminal violation. 3. Weapons (including pocket knives) will NOT be permitted at the event. 4. Large inflatables are not permitted without written permission from UNwineD in advance. 5. Booth placement is carefully chosen by the committee. Categories do not indicate space locations. No changes in booth location permitted after the event begins. 6. Exhibitors may not share booth space nor may they sublet or apportion space to anyone else. Booths are non-transferable and must occupied by the applicant. Artists may only exhibit work in the category in which they applied. Items misrepresenting works presented at time of application are subject to immediate dismissal from the show. Artists must display their own work. 7. Display space is permitted within your 10x10 tent area only. No items are permitted placement outside of your 10x10 tent. Construction of booth & displays must be appropriate and be able to withstand inclement weather and crowd activity. 8. Cartons or boxes must be kept out of view. Exhibitors are responsible for keeping booth space clean, safe & secure. Exhibits and materials contained must be within the assigned booth space and cannot be extended. Please break down all packing material, cardboard and corrugated boxes at your booth location and place on outside of your tent for Operations to pick-up. 9. You must display appropriate conduct. The committee reserves the right to remove or prohibit anything which is deemed not suitable, including persons, conduct, material and other items. No selling or soliciting outside of booth space. 10. Break down of booths must be completed and removed by 9:00 PM on Sunday. Any materials left behind will be confiscated. 11. Participation is required all hours of event. Exhibitors who break down displays or depart before close of show each day will not be allowed to return to future shows. 12. Electricity is provided! Please provide your own power cords. Recommend 25ft to 50ft. 13. No food products may be sold or given away by artists or business exhibitors. If you have been approved as a sampling sponsor or exhibitor for an approved food product at your booth, you must provide a copy of your liability insurance certificate with Visit Panama City Beach, 17001 Panama City Beach Parkway, Panama City Beach, FL 32413 listed as an additional insured and email to . Product sampling approved in advance are limited to 1-1/2 OZ portions only. 14. Exhibitors will cause no noise which can be heard beyond the perimeters of their own exhibitor space. This noise includes but is not limited to music (recorded or live demonstrations) or motivational tapes. Hawking of items is prohibited. 15. Vendors are responsible for the collection, payment, and reporting of their own sales tax. 16. Parking is available at no charge in Vendor Parking Lot provided. (All exhibitors MUST check-in at Vendor Check-In first.) Upon check-in at Vendor Check-In Tent, you will receive two parking passes. If additional passes are needed for staff, you can request on setup day. 17. Exhibitors must abide by and displays must be in accordance with local fire regulations. 18. Panama City Beach Police officers and Private security provide security during the shows hours of operation. The show takes place in an outdoor setting, so reasonable precautions should be taken to ensure the safety of your property. All work is exhibited at the artist’s own risk. 19. All tents are required to withstand winds and rain and be properly weighted. Properly weighting requires AT LEAST 40 pounds per leg (Weights Only and more in windy weather). Tents must be connected to weights with rope or straps, not bungee cords. You must use 40 lb weights (weights only) on each leg to anchor your booths down. You will not be able to setup if not properly weighted. 20. You cannot drive up to your booth. Cart In Only. Bring carts or dollies to help with load in. A MONITORING COMMITTEE CONTINUALLY ENFORCES THE RULES OF THE EVENT TO ENSURE THAT ALL WORK SHOWN IS IN COMPLIANCE WITH THESE GUIDELINES. VIOLATION OF THE RULES MAY RESULT IN IMMEDIATE EJECTION FROM THE EVENT WITH NO REFUND. THIS ACTION WILL RESULT IN THE BANNING FROM FUTURE PARTICIPATION. Your online application and/or return of the registration materials indicate your understanding and acceptance of the Rules of Participation and General Policies. Rules Committee members circulate during the show and any vendor observed not following the rules may be immediately dismissed and will not be allowed to participate in event again. Reasons for expulsion from the show are not limited to these violations and any artist or vendor may be put on probation or excluded at the discretion of the event management team. During the term of this agreement, the vendor assumes all risks in connection with the permitted activity and shall be solely responsible for damage or injury, of whatever kind, to person or property, directly or indirectly arising out of or in connection with the permitted activity or the conduct of vendor’s operation. Vendor hereby expressly agrees to hold harmless Visit Panama City Beach, the City of Panama City Beach, UNwineD, its agents, volunteers, employees, officers and directors for penalties for violation of any law, ordinance or regulation affecting its activity and from any and all claims, suits, losses, damages or injuries directly or indirectly arising out of or in connection with permitted activity or conduct of its operation or resulting from the negligence or intentional acts of vendor or its officers, agents or employees.


Booth prices $0 - 200

Questions on the application

Business information

  • Business name
  • Legal business name
  • Contact name
  • Address
  • Email
  • Phone
  • Website (Optional)
  • Logo (Optional)

Additional information

  • Product being sampled.

Picture requirements

  • Minimum pictures required: 1
  • Please post a photo and a brief description of the item in which you will be serving during the tasting. This description will be used in our marketing materials.

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Alcohol Tasting Vendor Commitment Form
Alcohol Tasting Vendor Commitment Form
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