OKINAPA WINE FESTIVAL
OKINAPA Wine Festival

Okinapa FAQs

Register? It is not necessary to register with our website to purchase tickets. If you do not already have an Eventbrite account, it will auto-register you at the time of ticket purchase.

What? OKINAPA is Okinawa’s original wine festival and the island’s premiere wine-tasting, culinary and educational event since 1997. Guests learn more about wines, wine culture and etiquette while enjoying a sensational selection of culinary delights certain to please all appetites and palates. Wine vendors from around the world will once again gather at the Butler Officers’ Club to uncork and offer their most tantalizing vintages to the U.S. military community on Okinawa.

When? September 15 & 16, 2017. Ticket sale start date is TBD.

Where? Butler Officers’ Club on Plaza Housing Area, Camp Foster

Dress code? Preferred dress is cocktail attire or casually elegant, meaning we encourage all patrons to dress comfortably but, please, leave the flip-flops, t-shirts and tattered jeans at home.

Transportation? A MCCS bus shuttle will run between the Butler Officers’ Club and other on-base locations, including Kadena Air Base and Camps Foster/Lester, Courtney/McTureous, Kinser and Plaza Housing. To view the bus schedule, visit www.mccsokinawa.com/okinapa or www.mccsokinawa.com/boc.

Tickets? Bring your printed ticket or use the Eventbrite app on the night of your event.
Ticket sale start date is TBD. Tickets are $40 each and limited to four tickets per SOFA ID Card Holder, who must be 20 years or older. Although non-SOFA individuals cannot purchase tickets, they are welcome to attend as authorized guests if their tickets were purchased by a SOFA ID Card Holder.

Refunds?  You MUST request a refund through Eventbrite. Please view your ticket in your Eventbrite account (Profile > Tickets). Click the button "Request a Refund" and fill out the form. Notate how many tickets you need refunded, partial or full refunds are OK. 


REFUND Instructions (Step 2): HERE

** Refund request cut off time is 4:59 p.m. 10/7/16 for Friday's event and 12:59 p.m. 10/8/16 for Saturday's event.

** Refund requests are processed during buisness hours, M-F 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. If requests are sent before cut off times but after processing hours, the request will be processed on Tuesday 10/11.  If you are unable to attend the event because official orders (past official cut off time), email webmaster@okinawa.usmc-mccs.com.

** Please do not resell tickets you cannot use. Send us a REFUND REQUEST and we will process as quickly as possible. We will release refunded tickets to the public immediately. **

 
 
More information? For information about the event, please call the Butler Officers' Club at DSN 645-7530 (or 098-970-7530) or the MCCS Food & Hospitality Office at DSN 645-5809 (or 098-970-5809) during business hours Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
If you have any questions or concerns about your online ticket purchase, please contact MCCS Consumer Relations at DSN 645-3434 or 098-970-3434 (from off-base or cellphone) during business hours Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 


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