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Frogtown Winery

North Georgia’s Wine Trail Weekend Returns

Discover the acclaimed wines that are made just outside of Atlanta during the fourth annual Dahlonega Wine Trail Weekend in August.

On Saturday, August 22nd and Sunday, August 23rd, head north to sip wines at five wineries and savor the beautiful vineyards and mountains of Lumpkin County.

Pick up your passport at the Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Visitors Center in downtown Dahlonega or at the first winery you visit, then enjoy tastes and festivities at Frogtown Cellars, Three Sisters Vineyards and Winery, Montaluce Winery & Estates, Wolf Mountain Vineyards and Winery and Cavender Creek Vineyards & Winery.

Each passport costs $30 and includes a souvenir wine glass (for the first 1,200 people). Many tasting rooms in downtown Dahlonega will be offering discounts and specials for passport holders.

Maps and visitor guides are available at the Visitors Center, located at 13 South Park Street in Dahlonega. For more information including other activities and restaurants, or lodging and transportation options, visit www.Dahlonega.org.

Dahlonega Wine Trail Weekend, August 22 & 23. Noon to 5 pm on Saturday and 12:30 pm to  5 pm on Sunday. 
706.864.3513, www.Dahlonega.org

pictured above: Frogtown Cellars

Discover Georgia Wine During Dahlonega Wine Trail Weekend

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:

Cavender Creek Vineyards & Winery

Live music, and weather permitting, the winery’s donkey mascot will be posing for photographs. Light hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Frogtown Cellars

Offering a complimentary Frogtown Cheesebox as well as Frogtown Paninis for $12.50 (which includes tax and gratuity).

Montaluce Winery & Estates

Enjoy your choice of four Montaluce wines plus a taste the unreleased, award-winning 2013 Wild Meadow Mead.

Three Sisters Vineyards & Winery

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.

Wolf Mountain Vineyards & Winery

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.