Featured Artists in 15th Annual Mexico Beach Art & Wine Festival

The 15th Annual Art & Wine Festival will be held held this Saturday, Oct. 12, on the grounds of the Driftwood Inn in quaint Mexico Beach. Starting at 2:00 p.m., attendees can stroll more than two dozen artisan booths and shop for one-of-a-kind handcrafted artwork, listen to music by Randy Stark and Art Long, sip a glass of wine or craft beer from the cash bar, bid on exciting silent and live auction items, and enjoy a relaxing afternoon along the Unforgettable Coast.

The Driftwood Inn, TripAdvisor.com

Here’s a list of this year’s participating artists:

Marie Stephens Port St. Joe FL Photography
Sissy Curtis  


Panama City Beach

FL Photography
Linda Chirby Panama City Beach FL Stained Glass/Jewelry
Debby Delashmet Jackson MS Stained Glass/Jewelry
Tom Wood Mexico Beach FL Oil/Acrylic/Watercolor
Tom Wood Mexico Beach FL Sculpture
Tomi Saga Panama City FL Stained Glass/Jewelry
Alan Zarter Lawrenceville GA Photography
David Hansel Panama City Beach FL Mixed Meida
Sherron Totter Wewahitchka FL Pottery
Dolores Lowery Port St. Joe FL Mixed Meida
Rhonda Griffin Tessier Adel GA Oil/Acrylic/Watercolor
Melody Meschino Port St. Joe FL Oil/Acrylic/Watercolor
Sandie Yarbrough Mexico Beach FL Photography
Joe Kotzman Carrabelle FL Oil/Acrylic/Watercolor
Linda McGlothlin Mexico Beach FL Pottery
Jan Ord Wewahitchka FL Oil/Acrylic/Watercolor
Deanna Wheeler Pinetta FL Oil/Acrylic/Watercolor
Jackie King Port St. Joe FL Stained Glass/Jewelry
Sean Barry Atlanta GA Mixed Meida
Karen Buddo Mexico Beach FL Oil/Acrylic/Watercolor
Kathy Geller Lynn Haven FL Oil/Acrylic/Watercolor
Jay Prentice Mexico Beach FL Oil/Acrylic/Watercolor
Linda Matela Port St. Joe FL Oil/Acrylic/Watercolor
Leslie Wentzell Port St. Joe FL Sculpture
George Elliott Vestavia Hills AL Photography
Laura Northen Stone Mountain GA Photography
Janice Adams Clarksville FL Pottery
Russell Harrison Port St. Joe FL Oil/Acrylic/Watercolor

Festival admission is $5 and collectible wine glasses and posters will be available for purchase. The annual fundraiser is presented by the Special Events of Mexico Beach and proceeds benefit the Best Blast on the Beach Independence Day Celebration. For more information on this event or other happenings in the area, visit our Calendar of Events page.