Hopkins Vineyard located in New Preston overlooking beautiful Lake Waramaug in the Litchfield Hills is hosting their Annual Barrel Tasting Event on May 21 and 22 from 12 noon to 5 p.m. and the general public is invited to attend this exciting event.
Participants will enjoy wine and barrel samples with the winemaker and live music by The Hummingbird Band on Saturday and Lee-Ann Lovelace & George Lesiw also Mike Fisher & Acoustic Fish on Sunday.
An added highlight are chocolate samples provided by Plum Brook Chocolate on Sunday. Of special interest are the whimsical glasses that will be on available that are hand painted by Sandra Soucy.
Guests are invited to bring their own picnic or purchase one of the cheese platters that the Vineyard will have for sale. You may also bring your own lawn chairs and blankets. The annual barrel tasting event is taking place rain or shine. The admission is $15 per person with children under 12 free. Please note that there is no outside alcohol allowed at the event.
Following this event on Saturday, Hopkins Vineyard is featuring live music by Kings of Karma from 6-9pm and there is no admission or cover charge to this event.
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