This year’s 2015 Blowing Rock Blue Ridge Wine Festival celebrates 10 years! This year’s event takes place April 16-19th with most of the festival’s events taking place over the course of the weekend. The event started in 2005 and each year it has grown. The event draws several thousand to the area’s best restaurants and attracts vintners, wine lovers and foodies from all over the country. Our historic inn, located just minutes from Blue Ridge Wine Festival events and seminars offers Boone Lodging NC to patrons of the festival’s events. Accommodations downtown Blowing Rock fill up VERY fast, and our historic inn welcomes you as an alternative to the places to stay in downtown Blowing Rock.
Tickets to each event vary. Some of the most popular events during the 2015 Blowing Rock Blue Ridge Wine Festival are the Grand Tasting Saturday event at 1:00 at the Maple Street Tent and the various grill master events over the course of the festival days. Some of this year’s seminar titles are Break out the Bubbly, Defiant Whiskey and Bacon and Hidden Treasures, Best Value Wines.
The best restaurants and area chefs host similar food events. Participating restaurants to this year’s 2015 Blue Ridge Wine Festival are Rowland’s at Westglow who will host a wine dinner with Jones von Drehle winery, Gamekeeper who joins with Fair Game Beverage Company to offer cocktails as well as a separate wine dinner, Blowing Rock’s newest culinary enterprise, Rustique with chef Shayne Lewis and Appalachian Mountain Brewery will host a Beer Dinner and lots of others. There are simply too many opportunities to enjoy the best of the area’s wine and food to list.
You can purchase tickets to this year’s events during the Blowing Rock 2015 Blue Ridge Wine Festival by clicking here.