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SEVEN SPRINGS, Pa. –Seven Springs Mountain Resort proudly presents the 21st Annual Wine & Food Festival, Aug. 24-25, 2013!
The Seven Springs Wine & Food Festival is a celebration of Pennsylvania wine with 30 wineries scheduled to attend this event including Allegheny Cellars Winery, Flickerwood Wine Cellars, Glades Pike Winery, Long Trout Winery, Presque Isle Wine Cellars, Starr Hill and Winery at Wilcox. Festival guests can sample from hundreds of different tastes, combinations and vintages, as well as purchase their favorites to take home. A complete list of attending wineries can be found online here.
The event’s live entertainment selection includes Unknown String Band, Runaway Dorothy, Drew Bentley, Allegheny Rhythm Rangers, Meredith Holliday and Mark Ferrari Duo. A schedule of entertainment can be found online here.
Festival guests are also welcome to attend two daily seminarstaught by Seven Springs Food and Beverage Director Brian Annapolen. The first seminar, "Local Vore, Local Pour" is a wine and cheese pairing session featuring locally made cheeses. During this session, Annapolen will lead the group through an in-depth look at how to properly pair wine with different cheeses. The second seminar, “Cooking with Wine,” focuses on Pennsylvania wines and how to apply those flavor profiles to different types of food and cooking techniques.
Special lodging prices are available for the Wine & Food Festival featuring two nights of lodging, breakfast each morning and one day of admission to the festival. For more information or to make reservations, please call (866) 437-1300 or click here.
A complimentary wine check service will be available to festival attendees. This service allows guests to purchase their favorite wines on-site and have them stored for pick-up. Wine check is open 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday and Sunday.
The festival runs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Aug. 24 and 25. Tickets are $32 for Saturday and $22 for Sunday, if purchased by Aug. 19. Afterwards and at the event gate, tickets are $38 for Sat., Aug. 24, and $28 for Sun., Aug. 25. Festival admission includes a wine glass, wine check service, musical entertainment, crafts exhibits and a program guide. Tickets are available online at www.7springs.com/wine or by calling (888) 71-TICKETS (84253).
You must be at least age 21 to attend this event. Please leave children, minors and pets at home as they are not permitted on festival grounds. Seven Springs and the Pennsylvania Wine Association encourage all festival attendees to please drink responsibly.
About Seven Springs Mountain Resort
Seven Springs Mountain Resort, located in Seven Springs, Pa., is the perfect place for family vacations that create lifelong memories. Each year the family-friendly resort hosts more than one million overnight and day guests. Located within 200 miles of the major metropolitan areas of Pittsburgh, Baltimore, Cleveland and WashingtonD.C., Seven Springs is easily accessible from either exit 91 or 110 of the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
For more information on Seven Springs and the year-round lodging, dining and activity options the resort offers visit www.7springs.com or call (800) 452-2223.