Colorful tents, rolling hills, picnic tables, and groves of tall oaks provide a tranquil setting for the Vintage Ohio Wine Festival, the premier food and wine event of the year.
**Let's Meet at 5PM at the Main Entrance tent, where you are given your wristband and wineglass!**
Receive 25 wine sampling tickets to taste from twenty wineries offering regional wines ranging from world-class wines like Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc or Riesling to fun-to-drink fruit wines made from fresh strawberries, blackberries, peaches and raspberries. Whether one enjoys red, white, blush, dry, sweet or something in-between, there will be an opportunity to find a favorite "Vintage Experience."
There is also plenty of scrumptious food, cooking school demonstrations, 3 stages of live music entertainment, artisans, shopping.
The website address is www.visitvintageohio.com
***I have a Code for DISCOUNT ADMISSION. There is also a discounted admission for Designated Drivers. Your Vintage Ohio ticket discount code is ready! Go to VisitVintageOhio.com, use the discount code CEBL13 you will save $10 off the gate price***
SATURDAY, AUGUST 3:
1:00 - 3:30 Sumrada (Rock 'n Roll)
4:15 - 6:45 Horns & Things (Contemporary Jazz)
7:30 - 9:45 The Discovery Band (Motown/R&B)
1:00 - 3:30 147 Band (Soft Rock/Jazz Rock.)
4:15 - 6:45 Face Value (Jazz Rock/R&B)
7:30 - 9:45 Floorwalkers (Pop/Rock/Funk..)
1:00 - 3:30 Dave Young (Pianist)
4:15 - 6:45 Stan Miller (Contemporary Jazz)
MEET THE WINE MAKER PAVILON STAGE:
7:30 - 9:45 Dave Sterner Quartet (Jazz)
Note: From 1:00 - 6:30, the Meet the Wine Maker Pavilion is reserved for Meet the Wine Maker Experience Ticket Holders where for an additional $15 fee, one may talk directly with the wine makers, sample 10 premium wines and receive light appetizers. Starting at 7:30, the PAVILION OPENS UP TO ALL FESTIVAL ATTENDEES.
Wine Education Schedule
2:00, 5:00 - Chardonnay is grown in more regions of the world than any other grape. Learn about how 'sunlight in a bottle' shines in Ohio.
3:00, 6:00 - Cabernet Sauvignon is big in Bordeaux and king in California. Find out how Ohio wine producers succeed with this noble grape.
4:00 - Vidal Blanc is a French Hybrid developed for cooler climates. Learn why so many Ohio wine producers are able to make memorable wines from this white grape.