September 30 - October 1, 2016
809 S. Atlantic Ave.
410-289-2800 or 800-626-2326
Event Type: Festivals and Fairs
Winefest - Wine on the Beach - 21st Annual!
September 30 to October 1, 2016
Inlet Lot, 11am-7pm
The perennial Ocean City fall favorite, “Wine on the Beach,” will celebrate its 21st year at the coastal resort. The event takes place at Inlet Park, where the historic boardwalk begins. The festival, featuring wines of the East Coast, will be open Friday, September 30, from 11am to 7pm and Saturday, October 1, from 11am to 7pm.
In addition to the vast array of wine offerings, there will be several vendors offering an array of Regional cuisine. Also featured are arts and craft vendors and assorted micro-brewed beers for purchase.
Popular local recording artists, including “Bird Dog and the Road Kings,” will provide entertainment on the oceanfront stage throughout the festival.
Stroll from winery to winery with the souvenir tasting glass that comes with admission. Mingle with friends while sipping fine wine, marvel at the fine arts and crafts on display, and relax by the sand stage with tasty treats while enjoying live music. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy the entertainment and sea breezes.
Tickets for the festival are $35.00 (General Admission) at the gate. The cost includes a commemorative wine glass and sample coupons. For those who don’t drink, General Admission includes commemorative wine glass and unlimited soft drinks from the designated driver location. Children ages 13-20 are $15.00 and must be accompanied by a parent. Children age 12 and under are free. Online advanced ticket sales are offered at a reduced price and are available at the festival website, www.winefest.com, until September 29.
No one under 21 years of age is admitted without a parent. For advance tickets and hotel information, please call 1-800-OC-OCEAN or simply drop by the Visitor Center in the Convention Center to purchase your tickets in advance. For additional information, call the Wine Line at 410-280-3306 or visit our website at www.winefest.com for a discount coupon.