Newberry Harvest Festival featuring 5 SC Wineries
Handcrafted Wine, 2 Live Bands, 2 Food Trucks, Arts & Crafts Displays
By: Enoree River Winery
For the first time in South Carolina, five local wineries will come together in the lush vineyard– located 30 minutes northwest of Columbia– for an afternoon of wine tasting and entertainment, as the musical favorites, The Time Pirates, and festival newcomers, Passing Worth, take the stage.
Joining host Enoree River Winery are returning guests, Proverbs 31 Winery, CityScape Winery and Mercer House Estate Winery, along with Old Rock Quarry Winery, which opened in Enoree, SC in late August 2017. Cranberry Wine will also be making its debut for the season with glasses and bottles available for purchase at the event. Early Bird Adult Admission can be purchased online at a $5 discount, now through September 30th, and will include entry into the event, a tasting of 10 handcrafted wines and a souvenir wine glass.
While sipping on refreshing wines, guests can relax on blankets and chairs overlooking the vineyard, enjoy local food by food trucks–The Disco Pig and Doza Rizen on Wheels–or browse fine arts & handcrafted items by area vendors.
Ticket sales are limited to the first 300 purchased and are now available online. Early bird adult tickets are $25 each (including the $5 discount) through September 30. Starting October 1, adult admission will be $30 per ticket. This is a family-friendly event with more ticket options online. Parking is free, but limited. Carpooling is recommended. Outside coolers, personal cups, alcohol, beverages and food are strictly prohibited. No dogs are allowed at this event. Soft drinks & water will be available for purchase. All attendees over 21 must present a picture id and wear the wristband provided. Guests under 21 are $10 each, and kids under 5 get in free. To purchase tickets, visit https://www.enoreeriverwinery.com/
For guests who cannot make it to the Newberry Harvest Festival, Enoree River Winery will continue the wine celebration with a Fall Pack the Porch wine & music series on the first and last two Sundays in October. Dates include October 1st, 8th, 22nd and 29th. Visit their website for more details.
Nestled in the heart of Newberry County, Enoree River Winery is a family-owned and operated vineyard and winery. The 8 acre vineyard was originally planted in 2006 by owners, Richard and Laura LaBarre and other family members. The winery offers guests muscadine, fruit and Vinifera wines for tastings and purchase. Coming in late 2017 will be the winery's first harvest and wine from of Black Spanish Grapes. The vineyard and tasting room also host weddings, private parties and more special occasions.