Food Concessions at the 2017 CT Wine Festival

Here are the food concessions that will be at this year’s CT Wine Festival!

Adams Hometown Market – Grill
Adams Hometown Market – Booth
Cups and Cones
Cutie Pies LLLC
Del’s Frozen Lemonade
EZ Streats
Keifer’s Kettle Korn
KJ’s Grilled Pizza
New England Apple Fritter
Patruno’s Place
Plymouth Kettle Corn
Romy’s BBQ
Thai Kitchen
The Chuck Wagon
Ultimate BBQ
Zach & Lou’s BBQ

2017 Participating Wineries

The 2017 Connecticut Wine Festival is here! Here is a list of participating wineries (please note that two of the wineries will only be sampling one wine):

Bishops Orchards Winery
Brignole Vineyards
DiGrazia Vineyards
Holmbergs Orchard and Winery
Hopkins Vineyard
Jonathan Edwards Winery
Jones Winery
Miranda Vineyard
Paradise Hills Vineyards
Priam Vineyards
Savino Vineyards
Sharpe Hill Vineyard
Staehly Farm Winery
Sunset Meadow Vineyards
Taylor Brooke Winery
White Silo Winery

Exhibitors & Concessionaires

Here is the list of Connecticut Specialty Foods and Exhibitors at this year’s Connecticut Wine Festival!

Connecticut Specialty Foods

  • Ariston Specialties – Greek olive oils, vinegars and jams
  • Bread Empire (Sunday Only) – frozen, gluten free breads and rolls to be baked at home
  • Cato Corner Farm – cave aged natural rind cheeses
  • Little’s Specialty Foods, Inc. – specialty seasoning mixes
  • Mariah’s Relishes – specialty tomato relishes
  • Warren’s Foods – salsa and pepper relishes
  • Winding Drive – small batch artisan jams and jellies

Exhibitors

  • AHG Creative
  • Andiamo Tours
  • Asian Silk & Silver
  • Cork & Brew
  • Cutco Cutlery
  • Elm Bath & Body
  • Glass Act
  • Hartford Courant
  • It’s All About You DJ Services/Photo Booth
  • Jamie’s Organic Candles
  • JD’s Salsa in Seconds
  • Kelly’s Crystals
  • L’il Jewels
  • LipLuxe
  • New England Air Solutions
  • Painted By the Shore
  • Pearl Odyssey
  • Power Home Remodeling Group
  • Recycled Bottle Crafts
  • Savor
  • Sean Leahy Photos
  • Silpada Designs Jewelry
  • Silverleaf Resorts
  • TLC Limousine Services
  • The Flavored Olive
  • The Olive Oil Factory
  • Waddell & Reed
  • Yan Yan Liang

Entertainment Line-Up

Here is the list of entertainment for this year’s Connecticut Wine Fest! The wine seminars and grape stomps will be held under the Green/White Tent – the other entertainment will be on the main stage.
Saturday July 25th
12p-1:30p Vince Thompson
2p-3:30p The Goods
3p-4p Wine Seminar – Renée Allen, Director, Wine Institute of New England
4-5:30p Mike Wilson (under the gazebo)
6p-8p The Cast of Beatlemania
Sunday July 26th
12p-1:30p Hummingbirds
2p-3p Grape Stomp
3:30p-4:30p Wine Seminar – Laureen Guerriero
2p-3:30p Thomas Angelo
4p-6p The Groove
Hope to see you there!

2015 Winery List

The list is complete…the following wineries will be at this year’s festival… Bishop’s Orchard Winery Priam Vineyards Jonathan Edwards Winery Sharpe Hill Vineyards Miranda Vineyards Hopkins Vineyard Paradise Hills Vineyards Taylor Brooke Winery Jones Farm Winery Sunset Meadow Vineyards DiGrazia … Continue reading

Entertainment and Vendor Line-Up

Here is this year’s entertainment and vendor line-up. Hope to see you there!

Entertainment

Saturday July 26th
12p-2p   Vince Thompson: http://www.reverbnation.com/vincethompson
1p-2p     Wine Seminar – Renee Allen: http://www.wineinstituteofnewengland.com
2p-4p    The Angel Annie Band
4p-7p    The Goods

Sunday July 27th
12p-2p   Mike Wilson: http://www.facebook.com/stacheCT
1p-2p     Wine Seminar – Laureen Guerriero
2p 1st    Annual Grape Stomp: sign-up at the merchandise tent or e-mail: festival.admin@ctwine.com
2p-4p    Thomas Angelo
4p-6p    Hummingbirds: http://www.hummingbirdsandfriends.com

Concessions
Adams Hometown Market
Adams Hometown Market Grill
AJ’s
Annie Bananie Ice Cream
Cutting Edge Cuisine
Faddy’s
Keifer’s Kettle Korn & Italian Ice
New England Apple Fritters
Plymouth Kettle Korn
Romy’s BBQ
The Cheesy Smoke House
The Ultimate BBQ
Zach and Lou’s Barbecue

CT Specialty Foods Vendors
Ariston Specialties
Capi Di Roma
Kathie’s Kitchen
Southern Relishes
Warren’s Foods
Winding Drive

Other Vendors
Arpaia Lang
Cork & Brew
Cutco Cutlery
Gems & Things
Hartford Courant
JD’s Salsa in Seconds
Kelly’s Crystals
Liberty Mutual
L’il Jewels
Nantu Tamia Creations
Next Step Living
Painted by the Shore
Pearl Odyssey
Power Home Remodeling Group
Recycled Bottle Crafts
Rescom Exteriors
Silpada Jewelry
Silverleaf Resorts
The Flavored Olive
The Olive Oil Factory
Waddell & Reed
Word Couture

 

The Connecticut Wine Trail

Want to know more about The Connecticut wine trail? It’s a unique collection of twenty-five vineyards, each ready to welcome you with hospitality and exceptional award winning wines. The trail is divided into two sections, East and West. The wineries and vineyards of the Connecticut Wine Trail are all members of the Connecticut Vineyard and Winery Association. This organization is dedicated to the development and promotion of Connecticut as a wine producing region. The collective efforts of the CVWA increase awareness and appreciation for the quality wines produced in Connecticut. To fully enjoy the Wine Trail, plan a few weekends to experience all that each winery has to offer. Visit www.ctwine.com to help plan your trip and see where the trail leads you.

This Year’s Wineries In Attendance

At this year’s CT Wine Festival, there will be 11 participating wineries, which include:

  • Bishops Orchards Winery
  • DiGrazia Vineyards
  • Hopkins Vineyard
  • Jonathan Edwards Winery
  • Jones Farm Winery
  • Miranda Vineyards
  • Priam Vineyard
  • Sharpe Hill Vineyards
  • Sunset Meadow Vineyards
  • Taylor Brooke Winery
  • White Silo Winery

There will be two buildings, which house the wineries, Buildings A and B on the Goshen Fairgrounds. When you enter the festival, please pick up a brochure. Within, you will find out where each winery is located, participating vendors, wine pick up procedures, the entertainment schedule, and much more!

2014 Connecticut Wine Festival

The 2014 Connecticut Wine Festival will be held on the Goshen Fairgrounds in Goshen, CT on Saturday, July 26th from 12pm-7pm and Sunday, July 27th from 12pm-6pm. Taste the best of Connecticut’s wineries. Sample locally produced specialty foods. Enjoy live music. Browse for handicrafts and more. It’s all happening at the Connecticut Wine Festival!

Participating Wineries & Advanced Ticket Sales

At this year’s CT Wine Festival, there will be 12 participating wineries, which include:

  • Sunset Meadow Vineyards
  • Jones Winery
  • Taylor Brooke Winery
  • Hopkins Vineyard
  • Jonathan Edwards Winery
  • Priam Vineyards
  • Bishops Orchards Winery
  • White Silo Winery
  • Stonington Vineyards
  • DiGrazia Vineyards
  • Miranda Vineyards
  • Sharpe Hill Vineyards

There will be two buildings, which house the wineries, Buildings A and B on the Goshen Fairgrounds. When you enter the festival on either 7/27 or 7/28, please pick up a brochure. Within, you will find out where each winery is located, participating vendors, wine pick up procedures, the entertainment schedule, and much more!

The following vineyards are selling advanced tickets (Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the gate) until 7/21 at the following locations:

  • Sunset Meadow Vineyards
  • Hopkins Vineyard
  • Taylor Brooke Winery
  • Bishop’s Orchards Winery
  • Adams Hometown Market (available starting Friday 6/28)

We hope to see you there!