Haven’t been to North Georgia wine country or are looking for the perfect time to visit? Head there the weekend of August 17th for the Dahlonega Wine Trail Weekend.
On Saturday, August 17th from 12pm to 5pm and on Sunday, August 18th from 12:30pm to 5pm, five Dahlonega wineries will offer guests tastes of their award-winning wines. A passport to the wineries costs $25 per person and includes a souvenir wine glass.
Each winery will offer music or other unique entertainment. Food will be available for purchase at some stops.
The participating Lumpkin County wineries are:
Live music, and weather permitting, the winery’s donkey mascot will be posing for photographs. Light hors d’oeuvres will be served.
Offering a complimentary Frogtown Cheesebox as well as Frogtown Paninis for $12.50 (which includes tax and gratuity).
Enjoy your choice of four Montaluce wines plus a taste the unreleased, award-winning 2013 Wild Meadow Mead.
Visitors will be treated to a taste of five wines. On Saturday jazz and soul will be presented on the Crush Pad Deck by Moose & Squirrel and on Sunday there will be Americana and Old Time Bluegrass by The Buzzard Mountain Boys.
Visitors can enjoy an a la carte lunch on Saturday from 12pm to 3pm in the café and brunch on Sunday with seatings at 12:30 and 2:30 (reservations required for food service).
Passports for the Dahlonega Wine Trail Weekend may be purchased in advance at www.Dahlonega.org. Click on the Dahlonega Wine Trail logo and click the “Buy Now” button. Then, on the day of the event, stop by Will Call at the Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Visitors Center on the Dahlonega Public Square (13 South Park Street, Dahlonega, GA 30533) to pick up your passport, souvenir wine glass and maps. Passports can also be purchased at any of the participating wineries.
Visitors are encouraged to begin the event at the Visitor’s Center where maps, visitor guides, and other helpful information are available. For information on overnight accommodations and other local attractions visit www.Dahlonega.org.
Dahlonega Wine Trail Weekend, Saturday, August 17th from 12pm to 5pm and Sunday, August 18th from 12:30 to 5pm.