Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Vintage Virginia Wine Festival
Warrenton, Virginia is conveniently located in an area where a lot of different fun activities take place in the surrounding cities and towns. For example, this coming weekend is the 31st Annual Vintage Virginia Wine Festival in Centreville, Virginia, just 23 miles north of Warrenton off of I-66. It takes place on Saturday, June 2nd from 11:00am – 6:00pm and Sunday, June 3rd from 11:00am – 5:00pm. There are going to be more than 50 wineries from all across Virginia at this event, offering free tastings, educational seminars on good food pairings for different wines, fine art exhibits, and live entertainment as well as various activities for children. There is also delicious food available for everyone to try including Maryland’s famous crab cakes, Giovanni’s Italian artisan breads and cheeses, as well as nuts, spreads and sweets.
The Vintage Virginia Wine Festival is one of the largest and longest-running wine events on the East Coast. Virginia is the fifth largest wine producer in the country, with more than 200 wineries across the state. Tickets for this event are available online or at the gate. For more information on this truly spectacular event visit the website at www.vintagevirginia.com.