Media Cellar

Photo Galleries

2020 Check Presentation

Volume 1: A Pop-Up Dinner

2016 Patron Dinners

25th Annual SEASIDE Seeing Red Wine Festival (STM Photography)

2015 Check Presentation Ceremony

2015 Auction

2015 Patron Dinners

2014 Auction

Tasting of Champions 2013


2011 Patron Dinners

2013 Patron Dinners

2012 Patron Dinners

2013 Auction

Video Galleries

2023 Mission Moment

18th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction Presented By the Jumonville Family

17th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction presented by the Jumonville Family

5th Annual Harvest Wine & Food Festival

2021 Check Presentation Ceremony

It Takes You

Thank You Voicemail from Food for Thought

2020 Check Presentation

15th Anniversary Mission Moment

2018-2019 Year in Review

14th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction

Red Balloon: 2019 Mission Moment Video

2018 Check Presentation

2018 Mission Moment

13th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction

Harvest Wine & Food Festival 2017

2017 Destin Charity Wine Auction

2017 Mission Moment

Volume 1: A Pop-Up Dinner

2016 Holiday Greeting

2016 Destin Charity Wine Auction by The StoryTeller Agency

Our Mission - Video By The StoryTeller Agency

11th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction by STM Photography

Thank You from Youth Village

2015 Check Presentation Ceremony

Thank you for your support of the 2015 Destin Charity Wine Auction

Thank You video from our 14 Charities

Thank You 2015 Sponsors

DCWAF Celebrates 10 Years

2015 Patron Dinner Thank You

A Look Back at 2014

2013 Auction Intro- Future's So Bright

2011 Auction Intro- Kids being Kids

John Russell Interview

Campaign for Kids 2012 Auction Intro

Wine Being Bottled

2011 DCWAF Thank You

2013 Thank You


Cheers to Charity! $3.5 Million Raised For Children In Need in Northwest Florida!

Partner Charity Spotlight: Emerald Coast Autism Center

Helpful Bidding Strategies For Auction Weekend

Best Nontraditional Wine and Food Pairings

Partner Charity Spotlight: Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast

Our Favorite Wine Pairings for Valentine's Day

Sponsor Spotlight: The Jumonville Family

2nd Annual Galentines Day Fundraiser

The Season of Giving

DCWAF Team Spotlight: Karah Fridley-Young, President

DCWAF Doubles Goal, Raising $64,000 at the Inaugural Galentine’s Day Fundraiser

Board of Directors Names Karah Fridley-Young President of DCWAF following John Russell's Retirement

Texas-style Barbecue Meets Modern Italian Cuisine at this year's Harvest Wine & Food Festival

Meet the Harvest Headliners: Cast Wines

Meet the Harvest Headliners: Chef Maricela Vega

Better Together Beverage: Meet the Woman Behind the Cocktails

Meet the Harvest Headliners: Purlieu

Meet the Harvest Headliners: Roy Estate

Meet the Chef: Adam Evans of Automatic Seafood

Harvest Dinner Line-Up Revealed

A Toast to Thursday’s Headline Wineries and Chefs

First Timer’s Guide to Harvest: 4 Tips Before you Sip

Rumor Confirmed: The Grand Tasting returns to Harvest Wine & Food Festival!

Ways to Watch the 2021 Live Auction Broadcast

16 Years for 16 Charities

San Francisco Chronicle: A running list of Napa Valley wineries that have been damaged or destroyed

Supporting Our Supporters: Giving Back to Wine Country After the Glass Fire

Benefiting DCWAF: Bijoux Sales Match on Fri, August 21

Benefiting DCWAF: Stock Your Cellar with Revana

Benefiting DCWAF: Create Your "Auction At Home" Experience with Wine World

Benefiting DCWAF: An Evening of Beauty

Meet David Bancroft: Harvest Food & Wine Festival

Meet Jonathan Fox: Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q returns to Harvest Wine & Food Festival

Meet Kaley Laird: Harvest Wine & Food Festival Celebrity Chef

Meet Kristen Farmer Hall: Harvest Wine & Food Festival

Meet Sam Jones: Harvest Wine & Food Festival

Best Beach Wines

Chef Spotlight: Scotty Schwartz

Vintner Spotlight: Todd Newman of Dakota Shy

Charity Spotlight: Boys & Girls Club

Chef Spotlight: Matthew Basford

Vintner Spotlight: Ted Henry of Clos Du Val

Charity Spotlight: Emerald Coast Autism Center

Vintner Spotlight: Anthony and Olive Russell of Hamilton Russell Vineyards

Punts and Pinot

Chef Spotlight: Craig Richards

Vintner Spotlight: Champagne Delamotte and Salon

Charity Spotlight: AMIkids

Bottles and Blessings

Vintner Spotlight: Alycia Mondavi at Harvest Wine & Food Festival

Wine Down at WaterColor: Harvest Wine & Food Festival

Special from Proffitt PR: Harvest Wine & Food Festival

Charity Spotlight: 2016 In Review

Pop-Up. Fizz. Clink.

Glasses Full of Gratitude

Fall Friday Festival Exclusive

Festival Feature: Bourbon & Bean

Yes Way, Rosé All Day

Charity Spotlight: Shelter House

Funding Futures

Make a Difference, Play A Part

Stellar Wine Cellar

Habitat for Humanity: Building Futures, Fulfilling Dreams

A Spotlight on Spring Mountain

Summertime Wine & Dine Party Pairings

Summer Reading: How to read a wine label like a pro

Charity Spotlight: Emerald Coast Autism Center

Glass Class

Foodie's Paradise

Picnic Pointers from Wine Drinking Pros

Cheers to your Health!

Chew on This

Did you know?

And the grand total is....

11 Secrets For Auction Success: The Ultimate Guide

Auction Tip #7, Listen Closely to The Mission Statement

Auction Tip # 8, Be Prepared for The Lightning Round

Auction Tip # 9, Check out the live art installations

Winning Women Winemakers

Auction Tip #10, Keep An Eye On The Silents

Auction Tip #11, Plan Your Travel Groups!

Our Local Celebrity Chef Pairs Up With Jackson Family Wines for the 11th Annual Auction

You Be the Judge

Corks For A Cause: Youth Village

Patron Dinner Preview

"My Best Wine Hasn't Even Been Made Yet!"

Great Futures Start Here

Why Winter Break is Not a Break for Everyone

Wine Spectator Top 100 Dinner

Tis the Season to Give

Charity Spotlight: Emerald Coast Children's Advocacy Center

What We're Drinking Now.... and Who's Cookin'

Charity Spotlight: AMIKids

Seeing Red

Exploring Argentina: 2015 Live Lot Majestic Mendoza

Charity Spotlight: The Arc of the Emerald Coast

Celebrate 25 Years as a VIP

The Grapevine: September 2015 Newsletter

Charity Spotlight: Children in Crisis

Charity Spotlight: Pathways For Change

News & Press

18th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction Presented By the Jumonville Family Raises $3.5 Million

Published on Tuesday, May 2, 2023

The Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation (DCWAF) is pleased to announce that the 18th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction presented by the Jumonville Family raised $3.5 million

DCWAF Announces 2023 Honorary Vintner and Chef

Published on Monday, March 20, 2023

Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation (DCWAF) is pleased to announce Paul Hobbs as the Honorary Vintner and Scotty Schwartz as the Honorary Chef for the 18th Annual Destin Charity...

2nd Annual Galentine’s Day Fundraiser Raises More Than $92,000 For Young Women In Need

Published on Friday, February 10, 2023

Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation (DCWAF), one of the nation’s leading fundraising organizations, is pleased to announce that the 2nd Annual Galentine’s Day Fundraiser...

Good Grit: The Perfect Wine Weekend: DCWAF's Harvest Wine & Food Festival

Published on Tuesday, November 15, 2022

The 2022 Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation’s Harvest Wine and Food Festival experienced another incredible year—it’s sixth to be exact—bringing together...

VIE: Harvest Wine & Food Festival celebrates most successful fundraiser yet

Published on Tuesday, November 8, 2022

VIE magazine is thrilled to share that the 6th Annual Harvest Wine & Food Festival weekend was the most successful festival to date, with all eight events sold out well in

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