THIS INFORMATION IS FROM 2013 - OUR 2014 EVENT INFORMATION WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON!
Over 200 Great Virginia Wines,
Over 20 Virginia Wineries, 2 Big Days
Great Live Music, Wonderful Food and Crafts
Get Ready Reston – Your Favorite
Wine Festival Just Got Even Better!
Great Grapes! is Northern Virginia’s premier casual
wine tasting with HUNDREDS of wines available for sampling. Take your souvenir tasting glass as you enter the festival and stroll from tent to tent and table to table tasting and sampling the rich Heritage of Virginia vines. As you sip and savor the afternoon, relax in the beautiful setting of the Reston Town Center.
You are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy the great LIVE music on the Main Stage. Sit down and learn while the experts give you hands-on demos in the Gourmet Live! tent with wine and food pairings.
...and this year we have made some exciting changes:
• NEW LOCATION ON MARKET STREET – IN THE HEART OF RESTON TOWN CENTER. When we say, we’re at the heart of it all…..we aren’t lying! The show will now reside on Market Street (the main street in Reston Town Center) , around the fountains, in the Pavilion and on the lawn on Reston Parkway. This new layout offers more space and more access for show guests.
• NEW WINE GARDENS. Where guests can savor all of their favorites.
• NEW CAR PULL –UP, WINE PICK-UP. We’ve made it possible for you just to pull up and pack your purchases in the car!
• NEW Specialty Pavilions are set up throughout the event for your pleasure:
WINE AROMA PAVILION
Bring the family, bring your friends and take a day to
UNCORK THE FUN!
LOTS OF FREE PARKING & GREAT “AFTER-SHOW” PLACES TO CONTINUE THE FUN.
Reston Town Center is a destination in itself. Come to the show, stay for shopping, dinner and a movie
*Advance ticket purchasers will receive priority entry.
Onsite ticket sales are CASH ONLY.
Tasting Tickets are limited per day!
2- Day VIP Tasting Ticket & Glass:
Includes a souvenir wine glass & t-shirt. Express access to Specialty Pavilions and tastes. Unlimited wine samples, all performances and cooking demos.
VIP Tasting Ticket & Glass:
Includes a souvenir wine glass. Express access to Specialty Pavilions and tastes. Unlimited wine samples, all performances and cooking demos.
Adult Tasting Ticket & Glass: $32 on-site Includes a souvenir wine glass, unlimited wine samples, all performances and cooking demos.
Admission is FREE!
***Access To Wine Areas Is Restricted To Guests
with WINE TICKETS ONLY***
A portion of the proceeds benefit:
Advanced Ticket Sales will close at 5pm on the Wednesday before the event or 4/24/13 or when sold out. Advance tickets will NOT be sent to your mailing address, your name will be placed on the Will Call list. Tickets are subject to taxes and fees. You can gain entry by presenting a valid ID (Driver's License or Other Government Issued form of I.D. that verifies legal drinking age of 21). All ticket sales are final. No Refunds and No Exchanges. Ticket price does not include the guarantee of an autograph. Show is rain or shine. Chairs and blankets welcome! Please no pets. All service dogs must register at the event entrance. Management reserves the right to check all bags. No outside glassware allowed. All alcoholic drinks must be sampled from tasting glass/cup provided. Management reserves the right in our discretion, to remove any individuals for including but not limited to intoxication, fighting and / or rudeness without a refund. All ticket purchasers understand that their voice, name and image may be recorded by various mechanical and/or electrical means. All ticket holders release any claim they might have in law or equity in connection with the utilization of such material by Trigger Agency, LLC and authorize Trigger Agency, LLC and grant unto it or its assignees the absolute right to use said materials in connection with advertising, publicity, exhibitions, or, without limitation, any other purpose. Beware of “driving while intoxicated laws” and plan accordingly. Please drink responsibly.