April 14, 2018
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Toll Free: 865-277-8989
Sample wines from Tennessee wineries along with small dish fare from some of the best restaurants in the Smoky Mountains.
Gatlinburg Smoky Mountain Spring kicks off a full season of events with Gatlinburg’s Smoky Mountain Wine Fest on Saturday, April 14, and offers wine aficionados a day of tasting the finest of Gatlinburg’s culinary fare and Tennessee wineries.
Wine Fest begins at 1 p.m. on Saturday and lasts through 6 p.m. Sanctioned by the Tennessee Wineries Association, the highly successful event features wineries from across Tennessee providing samples of their labels along with small dish fare from the best restaurants in the Smoky Mountains. Wine talks and food pairing demonstrations will be presented by the best sommeliers in Tennessee and top chefs in Gatlinburg.
Visitors age 21 and older can purchase a ticket ($25 in advance and $30 at the gate) and receive a wristband for sampling and a branded wine glass. The wineries will provide wine samples of 1 oz at a time to everyone with a wristband. Guests will be able to purchase bottles of Tennessee wine to take home as well as wine-related merchandise .
2017 Vendors were: Apple Barn Winery, Cades Cove Cellars, Goodwater Vineyards, Grinder’s Switch Winery, Hillside Winery, Keg Springs Winery, Mill Bridge Winery, Mountain Valley Winery, Spout Springs Estates Winery, Sugarland Cellars, Sumner Crest Winery, The Winery at Seven Springs, Amber Falls Winery, Beans Creek Winery, Lynchburg Winery, Paris Winery and Natchez Hills Winery.
Tickets will go online in early spring. Tickets will be available at the event.