Escape from your daily grind to the scenic wineries of the Brandywine Valley Wine Trail. A $12 passport will get you a standard tasting at your choice of the four wineries where you’ll find the infamous grape-stomping events, picnicking, live music, hayrides, BBQs, tours, and opportunities to learn about these amazing local wineries! You’ll also receive a commemorative Brandywine Valley Wine Trail Anniversary glass. Bring your glass with you when you visit your tastings. Click here to learn more or visit www.bvwinetrail.com.
Mark your calendars for the 2013 Dilworthtown Wine Festival coming up next month! The event will take place on Sunday, October 13, 2013 from 12-4 pm. The event benefits The Cancer Program of The Chester County Hospital and Neighborhood Hospice. The festival will include the grand tasting of more than 100 wines, live entertainment, impressive silent auction, performance car show, and artisan shopping gallery. You don’t want to miss this event, it’s sure to be a great time! Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased here or by visiting www.cchosp.com. Hope to see you there!
Mark your calendars for Penns Woods Winery “Run the Vineyards” event taking place on Sunday, September 29, 2013. Join a fabulous run through the vineyards at Penns Woods Winery located in the heart of Chester County. Entry for the event includes post-race wine tasting and live music. Shop from local vendors and enjoy local foods after a 10K run through the breathtaking landscape of Southern PA. All previous “Run the Vineyards” have sold out weeks in advance, so register now! For more information click here or visit www.pennswoodsevents.com.
Join Penns Woods Winery this Saturday for a day filled with wine, art, music, and fun! Become Van Gogh for a day with Shelly Gephart of Canvas Mixers. Walk away with your own beautiful “Shine Bright” Canvas. Penns Woods will be hosting tastings, wine by the glass, and wine by the bottle all day! The live concert will begin at 2 pm by the fabulous Brian Murray. Click here to purchase your tickets or visit www.pennswoodsevents.com.
This Friday, July 26, join the American Helicopter Museum in West Chester for a beer and wine tasting event! Enjoy food and beverages from Box Car Brewing Co., Kennett Brewing, LuLu Food Truck, Dia Doce cupcake truck, and more. Fiorenza Dowlin, a three-piece band, will be playing tunes from the 80’s, 90’s, as well as top 40 music. Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door. You can purchase tickets online by clicking here or by visiting www.americanhelicopter.museum.
Looking for something fun to do tonight? Well you are in luck! The Gables has paired up with Penns Wood Winery for one terrific summer dinner event. Get ready to imbibe in Penns Woods’ signature vintage, 2005. For the first time in over 2 years, all of 5 of the wines originally released from this flagship year are available to enjoy on Wednesday, June 26th. The Gables has expertly crafted 5 distinct dishes to complement this “once in a decade” vintage.
The wine dinner begins at 7pm and the cost is $95 per person—all inclusive. To view a photo gallery of a selection of the menu items visit The Gables Facebook page by clicking here. Please email Gables owner Ann McCurdy Kolenick to reserve your parties’ place: firstname.lastname@example.org. For further information click here or visit www.thegablesatchaddsford.com.
Get ready for this year’s Brandywine Food & Wine Festival! The Brandywine Valley Wine Trail is showcasing the best of what the Brandywine Valley and surrounding Philadelphia countryside has to offer on June 8, 2013 from 12pm-6pm at the Myrick Conservation Center (1760 Unionville-Wawaset Road, West Chester, PA). The event brings together the best of the Brandywine Valley area including; local wineries, food vendors, local artisans and musicians. You can purchase tickets online by clicking here or visit the official event website, www.pawinefestival.com.