Festivals & Events

Our winery participates in many events across North Carolina. Here are some of our upcoming events



Stop, Sip, Savor Wine Hop! — Very Berry Wine Trail — June 10, 2018

Very Berry Wine Hop

Blaze your own trail to four Unique & Boutique wineries in the Catawba Valley. Each winery will have a sample of a different berry and wine pairing! Start your journey by collecting your Hop card & commemorative wine glass at any of the participating wineries below. Then sip award winning wine and enjoy a light berry themed bites as you collect a stamp at all four wineries.

By visiting all four wineries, you will also be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a $25.00 gift certificate. All participating wineries are conveniently located off I–40 between exits 94 & 100.

The winery hop hours are from 1PM to 5PM. To participate in giveaways, make sure you allow enough time to visit all four wineries. You may visit the 4 wineries in any order. Tickets include tastings at each winery. Ticket sales are limited, purchase yours now before this event is sold out! Advance tickets are $25. Day of tickets, price will be $30 per person.

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Stills and Grills Fest — North Wilkesboro, NC — June 16, 2018 — 1:00-5:00pm

Stills and Grills Festival

Stills and Grills Fest is a chicken cook-off and moonshine event. It’s presented by the Downtown North Wilkesboro Partnership in order to promote Wilkes County’s rich history in the production of poultry and its moonshine distilling heritage. It will be held in the center of downtown North Wilkesboro, located in the Foothills of North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains. The event is open to the public and is family friendly. Tasting tickets will be available in advance and at the gate. Ticket holders will be able to sample regional spirits and vote for best wings in a People’s Choice competition. They’ll be other food vendors, artisans and live music too.

Avery County Wine & Beer Festival — Banner Elk, NC — June 30, 2018 — 12:00-5:00pm

Avery County Wine & Beer Festival

Avery County Wine & Beer Festival will be held at Sorrento’s Dining Complex in Banner Elk. It's a day of special wine and beer tastings from the High Country and surrounding areas! Your admission, which includes a complimentary glass, will allow you a “flight of tastings” per wine and beer participant.







Stop, Sip, Savor Wine Hop! — Bacon Me Hungry Wine Trail — September 23, 2018

Bacon Me Hungry Wine Trail

Blaze your own trail to four Unique & Boutique wineries in the Catawba Valley. Each winery will have an appetizer bite of BACON and wine pairing! Start your journey by collecting your Hop card & commemorative wine glass at any of the participating wineries below. Then sip award winning wine and enjoy bacon themed bites as you collect a stamp at all four wineries.

By visiting all four wineries, you will also be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a $25.00 gift certificate. All participating wineries are conveniently located off I-40 between exits 94 & 100.

The winery hop hours are from 1PM to 5PM. To participate in giveaways, make sure you allow enough time to visit all four wineries. You may visit the 4 wineries in any order. Tickets include one commemorative wine glass per person, and tastings at each winery. Ticket sales are Advance tickets are $25. If not sold out - day of tickets, price will be $30 per person.

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More Events in 2018

Joy to Chocolate Wine TrailJoy to Chocolate
December 9, 2018

Catawba Valley Corks & Kegs Trail

Burke County is ripe with unique and boutique wineries and breweries just miles from each other.  Here a few below that you can take a day or weekend to visit: