Oct. 1, 2012
-- The most bountiful time of year will be celebrated in one of the most scenic parks in the LBI Region as ten NJ wineries partner with Stafford Township and the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce as they present the Autumn Wine Festival at Manahawkin Lake Park on Rt 9 and West Bay Avenue in Manahawkin from noon to 5pm on Saturday October 20 and Sunday October 21.
The festival will take place in the heart of Stafford Townships Fall Festival which will provide Hayrides, pumpkin carving, scarecrow making, bonfire and movie at dusk on Satruday, and hand made crafts, live music and picnicking on Sunday. Amalthea Cellars, Plagido’s Winery, DiMatteo Vineyards, Tomasello Winery, Sharrott Winery, Wagonhouse Winery, Cream Ridge Winery, Auburn Road Vineyards, Coda Rossa Winery and Renault Winery will be offering sampling of more than 250 varietals and blends. Festival goers interested in sampling, there is an admission of $12 in advance $15 purchased at the gate.. All patrons receive a wine glass and a wristband which gives you access to sample each of the wines that the wineries have at the festival. Anyone under 21 is free.
For more information about the Autumn Wine Festival at Manahawkin Lake, to purchase advance tickets or to find out about the LBI Region DMO/Southern Ocean County Chamber go to visitLBIregion.com or contact the Southern Ocean County Chamber at 609 494 7211