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11th Annual America's Grape Country Wine Festival

by Sandy Nichols
Sat, Jul 28th 2018 08:00 pm

America’s Grape Country Wine Festival

Sip, Shop & Savor the AGC Wine Festival at the Chautauqua County Fairgrounds

Forestville, NY: July 28th, 2018: Mark your calendars to ‘Sip, Shop and Savor” at the 11th Annual America’s Grape Country Wine Festival. Tickets are on sale now, for the AGC Festival, which takes place August 3rd – 5th at the Chautauqua County Fairgrounds.  This festival, a two-and-a-half-day wine festival, features wineries, breweries, distilleries, and cIderies, hosts the best in wine from all across New York State.  Tickets include admission to the festival, parking, wine tastings, a commemorative wine glass, a Taster’s Guide, and live music.  Attendees will enjoy the ability to choose from a large variety of wines, sample the fantastic fare of local food vendors, and shop the wares of area arts & crafters, cigar rolling demonstration, and ice carving.

Ticket-holders are invited to attend the Friday night Parrothead Bash kickoff party with live music by Pirate Dreams. 

Savor and delight in the flavors of Chautauqua County and beyond. During the festival, ticket holders can take part in a series of informational seminars, including food and wine pairing demonstrations, designed to expand the public’s general knowledge of the combination of wine and food, from Culinary Professional Chef Debbie Clark from ECC and multicultural wine pairing expert Ed Draves from Premier Wine & Liquors.

You will be also able to watch Raymond Patchofsky, Director of Food and Beverage with Seneca Allegany Report & Casinos, create art out of ice throughout the festival weekend.

Complementing the wine, food and shopping, America’s Grape Country Wine Festival will be having live music both days.  The music schedule is Saturday from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm.   Saturday’s after party, from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm for Saturday night will feature Super Band.  On Sunday, August 5th, The Stick Tights will take stage from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

Classic car lovers will enjoy our 6th Annual classic car cruise sponsored by Shults Resale, that will take place from 12:00pm to 5:00 pm on Saturday, August 4th. Cruise in with your classic car and join the Lake Shore Street Rod Association where the driver will get free admission, and their guest pays just $10.00 for admittance to the festival.                  

For more information, please visit the America’s Grape Country Wine Festival website at www.agcwinefestival.com.

 

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