Wine festivals require some planning. Here are 6 happening this fall across the South. Early ticket specials are often offered by many of these, so it helps y’all with your budget too.

  1. Alabama Crush Wine and Food Festival – Last weekend in September and recent winner of Huntsville Downtown Event of the Year.
  2. Savannah Food and Wine Festival – Nov. 4-10 – Tickets on sale now for this well attended week long event.
  3. Maryland Wine Festival – Sept.21-22- 150 wines from 25 wineries from across the State of Maryland. Maryland Cheese and local artists will also be on display in Westminster, MD
  4. Independence Uncorked – Sept. 14 – Music, Art and 20+ Wineries are on display at this Independence, Mo. event.
  5. North Carolina Wine Festival – Oct. 26 – Raleigh, NC hosts 20+ wineries at this 5th annual event.
  6. Grapefest – September 12-15 – The Largest Wine Festival in the Southwest happens in Grapevine, Texas. Texas is the fifth-largest wine-producing state in the U.S.

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