Wednesday, October 03, 2007

Maryland Wine Events for October



October 2007
October 5
Elk Run Vineyards
Wine Down Friday and Open Mike Night
6-9pm
Watch the sun set over the vineyard. Stop in and enjoy a glass of wine or tasting; take a bottle of wine home for the weekend along with local bread and cheese, musicians are welcome.

October 6
Basignani Winery
Harvest Saturdays
9am-1pm
Experience the harvest by volunteering to pick grapes, and learn how grapes become wine. Followed by delicious lunch and winetasting. RSVP. Free

October 6-7
Riverside WineFest @ Sotterley
Hollywood, MD
St. Mary's County
Get the details

October 6-7
Berrywine Plantations / Linganore Winecellars
A Celebration of Colors
Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 12-6pm
Celebrate the harvest, enjoy spectacular fall colors while sampling our latest releases. New vintage of Abisso port, our dessert Riesling, Melody and many others. Free

October 6-7
Elk Run Vineyards
Connoisseurs Challenge and Harvest Alert Weekends
Tour the winery as it’s in action making wine, watch the harvest. Try to identify the wine with the correct grape or get really involved and jump in for picking, and stay for lunch. Call for details.

October 7
Boordy Vineyards
Autumn Wine Fest 2007
1-5pm
Live music, wine tastings, vineyard wagon rides, grilled foods, organic breads, handcrafted cheeses, grapepressing demonstrations, winery tours, crafters, fall perennials, and more…
$10 for adults, $5 children 2-12

October 12
Elk Run Vineyards
Wine Down Friday and Open Mike Night
6-9pm
Watch the sun set over the vineyard. Stop in and enjoy a glass of wine or tasting; take a bottle of wine home for the weekend along with local bread and cheese, musicians are welcome.

October 13-14
Berrywine Plantations / Linganore Winecellars
A Celebration of Colors
Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 12-6pm
Celebrate the harvest, enjoy spectacular fall colors while sampling our latest releases. New vintage of Abisso port, our dessert Riesling, Melody and many others. Free

October 13-14
Elk Run Vineyards
Connoisseurs Challenge and Harvest Alert Weekends
Tour the winery as it’s in action making wine, watch the harvest. Try to identify the wine with the correct grape or get really involved and jump in for picking, and stay for lunch. Call for details.

October 13-14
Sugarloaf Mountain Vineyard
Grape STOMP 2007
12-6pm
Live music, grape stomping contest with prizes and tours of the vineyard & winery.
October 14
Boordy Vineyards
Autumn Wine Fest 2007
1-5pm
Live music, wine tastings, vineyard wagon rides, grilled foods, organic breads, handcrafted cheeses, grapepressing demonstrations, winery tours, crafters, fall perennials, and more…
$10 for adults, $5 children 2-12

October 19
Elk Run Vineyards
Wine Down Friday and Open Mike Night
6-9pm
Watch the sun set over the vineyard. Stop in and enjoy a glass of wine or tasting; take a bottle of wine home for the weekend along with local bread and cheese, musicians are welcome.

October 20-21
Autumn Wine Festival
Salisbury, MD
Wicomico County
Get the details

October 20-21
Elk Run Vineyards
Connoisseurs Challenge and Harvest Alert Weekends
Tour the winery as it’s in action making wine, watch the harvest. Try to identify the wine with the correct grape or get really involved and jump in for picking, and stay for lunch. Call for details.

October 20-21
Berrywine Plantations / Linganore Winecellars
Vintage Jazz Wine Festival
Sat 12-6pm, Sun 12-6pm
Features two live bands, over 25 arts and crafts vendors, food, free glass, wine tasting and guided winery tours. No pets please. Rain or shine. $

October 21
Boordy Vineyards
Autumn Wine Fest 2007
1-5pm
Live music, wine tastings, vineyard wagon rides, grilled foods, organic breads, handcrafted cheeses, grapepressing demonstrations, winery tours, crafters, fall perennials, and more…
$10 for adults, $5 children 2-12

October 21-22
Elk Run Vineyards
Family Fest at the Farm
12-4pm
Experience the Elk Run Harvest with hay rides, crafts, tours and tastings. Local breads and cheese are for sale. Part of a 12 Farm County Tour.

October 26
Elk Run Vineyards
Wine Down Friday and Open Mike Night
6-9pm
Watch the sun set over the vineyard. Stop in and enjoy a glass of wine or tasting; take a bottle of wine home for the weekend along with local bread and cheese, musicians are welcome.

October 27-28
Berrywine Plantations / Linganore Winecellars
A Celebration of Colors
Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 12-6pm
Celebrate the harvest, enjoy spectacular fall colors while sampling our latest releases. New vintage of Abisso port, our dessert Riesling, Melody and many others. Free

October 27-28
Elk Run Vineyards
Connoisseurs Challenge and Harvest Alert Weekends
Tour the winery as it’s in action making wine, watch the harvest. Try to identify the wine with the correct grape or get really involved and jump in for picking, and stay for lunch. Call for details.

October 28
Elk Run Vineyards
Annual Volunteer and Case Club Harvest Party
5-9pm
Join us for a bon-fire and pot luck celebration of harvest. Elk Run provides the beast and the wine. Invitation only.