Regarded by Wine Spectator as one of the top wine auctions in the country, SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc.’s annual Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest returns on March 2-3, 2018 for its 10th anniversary. The two-day signature event will feature uniquely themed Chef Vintner Dinners on March 2, held at private venues throughout Southwest Florida. The Grand Tasting and Live Auction will be held Saturday, March 3 at Quail West Golf and Country Club in Naples, featuring exceptional wines and cuisine, followed by paddle-raising excitement for the chance to win luxury travel packages and one-of-a-kind experiences. One hundred percent of monies raised from the auction will benefit SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc.’s primary beneficiaries; Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida, Florida Gulf Coast University and Florida SouthWestern State College. One of the top-grossing wine fests in the country, it has raised $18.4 million over the past nine years, making it the most successful fundraising event in the region and one of the top-grossing wine fests in the country. For more information, visit swflwinefest.org.