The well-being of homeowners, patrons, sponsors, team members and talent is the top priority here at Alys Beach. In preparation for 30A Wine Festival, the event team is actively monitoring the status of COVID-19 alongside the updates and guidelines from the CDC and the Florida Department of Public Health. Alys Beach will make adjustments to the event offerings as deemed necessary for the health and safety of all involved.
The 30A Wine Festival, underwritten by The Alys Foundation, returns to the beautiful community of Alys Beach for its 10th year: Wednesday, February 23 through Sunday, February 27, 2022. The festival showcases renowned distillers, vintners, and culinary favorites over five days of celebration – a series of events and workshops where wine enthusiasts and bourbon lovers alike relish in the festivities within the captivating town of Alys Beach. All proceeds from the festival benefit the Children’s Volunteer Health Network, a local charity which provides health services to uninsured or underinsured school children in Walton and Okaloosa Counties.
The Alys Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, was established with the intention of providing funding to sustain the long-term community values of Alys Beach. The funds from The Alys Foundation are used to enhance the experiences of local & transient families as well as preserve and enhance the quality of life of our/the community members. While the Alys Foundation primarily focuses on the town of Alys Beach, The Foundation also focuses its initiatives on the Walton County community at large. The Alys Foundation provides funding for local non-profits benefiting the community in a multitude of ways. Funds have been used to finance facility, community, environmental, cultural, and educational programs at Alys Beach as well as within the local non-profits that partner with the Alys Foundation.The Foundation continues to give back to the community each year by underwriting Digital Graffiti at Alys Beach, the 30A Wine Festival, and the Alys Beach 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run. The Alys Foundation is proud to represent Alys Beach and serve Walton County.
Children’s Volunteer Health Network, Inc.
Children’s Volunteer Health Network, Inc. is a faith-based 501(c)(3) organization, established in 2005 in direct response to Walton and Okaloosa County’s large population of low income families who are unable to access high quality health services due to the unavailability (or inadequacy) of insurance. CVHN provides children in need the opportunity to flourish by facilitating health and wellness services via our Mobile Dental Clinic and partnerships with local providers. CVHN delivers access to free dental and vision care services to over 1,000 children enrolled in school in Walton and Okaloosa Counties who are on the free or reduced lunch programs. For more information, call 850.622.3200 or visit cvhnkids.org.