Samples and Sips (Evening Tour)

Duration: 5:15pm to 8:15pm (3 hr)

Location: Tour will start at the steps of the Old Courthouse at N. Patterson St. and E. Central Ave.

With Pairings


Age 21 and over

Without Pairings


All ages over 13

Tour capacity 10 persons.

Tickets are non-refundable.

The tours are held rain, shine. In the rare case of severe or unusual weather conditions, the tour may be canceled. A refund or gift certificate will be offered.

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Put on your walking shoes for an entertaining and delicious way to learn about historic downtown Valdosta.

  • We share what we love about this city and introduce entrepreneurs invested in her revival.
  • Guided tour of restaurants and buildings that have had an impact on Valdosta since the 1860's.
  • Colorful stories of Valdosta's past residents and events.
  • Perfect for visitors and locals alike!

Wheelchair Accessible

Year-Round, Rain or Shine

Begins at 5:15 pm

Friday and Saturday

Restrooms Available

Easy 1/2 mile walk

What to Expect

The Samples and Sips Tour is always unique.  It is typically 3-hours long,  4 tasting locations, 6+ tastings, and covers a compact half-mile in our historic downtown neighborhood.  The numbers add up to a deliciously satisfying time in Valdosta.  We’ll sprinkle-in history, architecture, and culture to round out your perfect evening in the Azalea City.

Each signature dish will be paired with a beer or wine.

Learn about local history, culture, and the Valdosta food scene from your knowledgeable guide.

Where to Meet

The tour will begin and end on the steps of the old Courthouse (109 W Central Ave, Valdosta). Time-limited parking is available on the street with a 2-hour time limit before 6:00 pm There is no time limit after 6:00 pm. Free lot parking is also available nearby with no hourly restrictions.

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The tours are held rain, shine.  Dress appropriately, carry an umbrella to be prepared for weather conditions.  In the rare case of severe or unusual weather conditions, the tour may be cancelled.  In this case, a refund or gift certificate will be offered.

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"This was fabulous!!!! So interesting and what fun we had."

Linda Monetti, Valdosta GA

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