What Is A Wine Harvest Festival?
What is a Wine Harvest Festival?
Cold Country Vines & Wines First Annual Public Fall Harvest Festival
Kewaunee, WI: Cold Country Vines & Wines is excited to announce the dates of their first annual public Wine Harvest Festival on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 8:00 am – 7:00 pm. The event is free and open to the public! Cold Country Vines & Wines is off Hwy 42, 12 miles south of Kewaunee and 14 miles north of Two Rivers, Wisconsin, on the East Twin River Valley just East of Green Bay.
A Wine Harvest Festival is where members of the public are invited to the vineyard to help harvest grapes.
Watch the video below to see Jay Stoeger explain picking grapes at Harvest Festival 2013.
Vineyard owners Jay and Kay Stoeger are inviting you to help them with the fall grape harvest while enjoying the beautiful colors of the 16-acre vineyard. You’ll be able to fully appreciate the beauty of Cold Country Vines & Wines property while picking the grapes that will later become one of Cold Country Vines & Wines 13 signature wines.
Starting at 8am, the first fifty grape pickers to arrive will receive a free bottle of wine and lunch will be provided. You can also sample the wines for $6 per person which includes 5 samples and a signature Cold Country Vines & Wines glass.
Starting at 3 pm, live music will be provided by popular bluegrass band Red Star Express. There will be afternoon vineyard tours, raffles and more.
About Cold Country Vines & Wines
Jay and Kay, have begun planting different varieties of cold-hardy grapes in their vineyard; land that is located on the edge of the East Twin River Valley, making it ideal for grape growing – with airflow that moves the cold frost of the spring and fall out of the vineyard.
Jay and Kay opened Cold Country Vines & Wines in May 2014. Production began at harvest time in 2013 and Cold Country’s first release of its special wines debuted in May 2014.
Friday10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday12:00pm - 5:00pm
Cold Country Vines & Wines
Kewaunee, WI 54216