Tag: Maryland Wineries Association

Celebrate Maryland’s Most Innovative Wineries at the Frederick Wine Festival This Saturday



The Inaugural Frederick Wine Festival is a celebration of the most innovative wineries from across the state of Maryland and is poised to showcase an industry that is quickly growing to include many diverse and critically acclaimed wines. Get your tickets today!



Wine & Horse Racing This Weekend at Decanter


Watch and bet on live turf and dirt horse racing while sipping on some of the state’s best wines at the 4th Annual Decanter: A Celebration of Maryland Wine and Racing set to take place on April 12-13 at the Pimlico Race Course (5201 Park Heights Ave.) from 12 pm – 6 pm both days.  The event, sponsored by the Maryland Wineries Association in conjunction with the Maryland Jockey Club, allows guests to sample wine from over 20 Maryland wineries, browse wine and equine focused art and crafts, listen to live music, dine on local fare and experience live horse racing from the prestigious Second Floor Grandstand area.

Autumn Wine Festival in Salisbury – Another Reason to Head to the Shore


The Autumn Wine Festival will return to Salisbury, Maryland’s Pemberton Historical Park October 19  & 20. In partnership with the Maryland Wineries Association, the festival offers the perfect opportunity to explore Maryland wine from one scenic location. Over 20 wineries will be represented, offering unlimited samplings – no tasting tickets needed.

WIN TICKETS!  Comment below on your favorite Maryland Wine, or why you’d like to come.  Winner will be drawn next Friday!



New this year, the Autumn Wine Festival will introduce an educational tent, which will include presentations from Laurie Forster (The Wine Coach), the Taster’s Guild of Maryland and a wine-making demonstration from Xtreme Brewing. The festival also features live music all weekend, including a headlining performance from Dave Matthews Band Collaborator Tim Reynolds and TR3 on Saturday.


Those interested in a more intimate experience can upgrade their tickets to receive the VIP treatment, offering a covered tent close to the main stage, reserved parking, private restrooms, a private guest appearance by Laurie Forster (The Wine Coach), a wine-making forum with MWA, festival t-shirt and goodie bag.


Looking for a ‘wine weekend’ getaway? Hotel packages are available online and start at $139.


For more information or to purchase advanced tickets, visit www.AutumnWineFestival.org.


Available in Advance (Sold until Friday, October 18 at 6pm):

One Day $25 / Two Day $40 / Non-Tasting One Day $5

VIP One Day $55 / VIP Two Day $90
At the Gate: One Day $35 / Non-Tasting $10