Harvest Happiness at the Harvest Wine Festival
Annual Wine Festival to Celebrate New Mexico’s Best Wineries
Las Cruces – The Harvest Wine Festival is quickly approaching and will occur over Labor Day Weekend, September 1-3 at the Southern New Mexico State Fair Grounds. With over 150 wines, new vendors, fantastic local cuisine and award winning musicians this festival is one you won’t want to miss!
With music ranging from Country to Indie and from Reggae to Jazz there will be sounds for everyone to enjoy!
There are some fun new additions to the festival this year with a lounge tent with high end hors d’oeuvres provided by Dragonfly! There will be a grape stomping competition where a grape king and queen will be crowned and for those who do not wish to compete can stomp grapes at our photo booth/stomping area. There will be on site Salsa dancing lessons and performances along with paint classes and DIY class daily.
There are three tiers of tickets from general admissions tickets, VIP tickets and Taste of Harvest Lounge Tent Access Pass. With your purchased general admission ticket, you receive our newly designed commemorative wine glass and access to wine samples from 17 wineries along with access to all the festival happenings.
VIP tickets come with an early access VIP only hour Saturday only, a commemorative Crystal glass, a $5 off token for any one bottle of wine, $5 off any one item under the New Mexico Wine tent, and a VivaVino gift.
The Taste of Harvest Lounge Tent Access Pass if for Sunday only. It comes with a commemorative festival glass, access to the private lounge tent where from 1pm-3pm Dragonfly, a local restaurant in Las Cruces will provide high end cheeses, meats, tapenades, salmon and more. Upon exiting the tent for the day, you will receive a special lounge tent gift found no-where else in the festival grounds.
Finally, the Harvest Wine Festival has partnered with the new grassroots program Experience Mesilla.
Your festival wristband received upon entering the festival will also get you discounts at participation Mesilla businesses, restaurants, and bars over the weekend! Discounts vary among business but for examples your wristband will get you 1$ off draft beers at Salud! de Mesilla or 10% off at Luna Rossa Winery & Pizzeria.
Come enjoy the Harvest Wine Festival in Las Cruces where you are sure to find something you love.
Further event details and ticket can be found on New Mexico Wine’s website, www.nmwine.com under the Las Cruces Harvest Wine Festival placed on the home page.
New Mexico Wine – Las Cruces Wine Festival, September 1 – 3, 2018