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2022 Maryland Wine Festival

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    Sat, September 17, 2022 to Sun, September 18, 2022 (11:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Carroll County Farm Museum
500 South Center Street
Westminster, MD 21157
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Celebrate Maryland wine at the 38th Maryland Wine Festival!

About The Maryland Wine Festival

This September, the Maryland Wine Festival® returns to the Carroll County Farm Museum. Join us for our 38th annual celebration of Maryland wine. Wine enthusiasts are invited to enjoy the beautiful grounds of the Farm Museum while exploring delicious, local wine, shopping from juried artisans, and dancing to live music!

All passes to the 2022 Maryland Wine Festival® include admission to the Farm Museum's festival grounds. Enjoy the living history of this 143-acre historic farm while taking in the festival's sights, sounds, and tastes! Pass holders may shop the juried artisan vendors, purchase food from hand-picked eateries, purchase glasses and bottles of wine from our retail shop, and enjoy live music. Stroll the grounds of this great venue and celebrate Maryland wine with us this September.

*** NEW FOR 2022 ***

Purchase tickets in advance and SAVE money and time! Tickets will cost more at the gate, lines may be long and cash sales will be limited. Buy your tickets in advance.

Upgrade Your Maryland Wine Festival Experience In The Explorer Village

Whether you're a fan of robust reds or thirst-quenching whites, the selection of wines in the Maryland Wine Explorer Village is curated to satisfy the palates of local wine enthusiasts. Get your Explorer Village upgrade early and don't miss out on this year's experience.

Pass holders for the Explorer Village are invited to sample and purchase our hand-picked inventory of Maryland-grown wines, including some top-performing wines from the 2022 Maryland Governor's Cup. We'll even have pre-packed selections of wine to purchase in three-bottle packs!

Explorer Village Wineries

Looking for a great selection of Maryland-grown wine?

The Explorer Village features a wonderful lineup of wineries, each featuring releases made from locally grown grapes and fruit. Add a stop at these participating wineries in the Explorer Village to your festival itinerary! All featured wines are available to purchase, many of which are limited and will sell out.

  • 61 Vineyard
  • Birchview Vineyard
  • Black Ankle Vineyards
  • Boordy Vineyards
  • Clear Skies Meadery
  • Libertas Estates
  • Linganore Winecellars
  • Links Bridge Vineyards
  • Loew Vineyards
  • Perigeaux Vineyards & Winery
  • Philosophy Winery
  • Sugarloaf Mountain Vineyard
  • Thanksgiving Farm Vineyards & Winery

The Explorer Village includes upgraded amenities to make your day at the Maryland Wine Festival more comfortable and FUN!

Explorer Village Amenities

We believe an upgraded experience includes more than just upgraded wine. When you enter the expanded Explorer Village, you'll enjoy a host of incredible, private event amenities, including:

  • Exclusive Wine Samples & Wine Shop Inventory
  • Air-Conditioned Rest Room Facilities
  • Exclusive Seating Area *
  • Complimentary Filtered Water *
  • 16 oz souvenir wine glass

To gain entry to the Maryland Wine Explorer Village, you'll need to purchase Explorer Passes. Explorer Passes include entry to the Main Field. The Maryland Wine Explorer Village is part of the Maryland Wine Explorer brand.

* Be sure to bring a refillable water bottle and keep hydrated throughout your day at the Maryland Wine Festival! While some picnic tables will be provided, guests should bring chairs and blankets for the Explorer Village.

EXPLORE THE MARYLAND WINE MAIN FIELD

The Main Field is the festival's main attraction.

Here you'll find wineries, event partners, live music, juried artisan vendors, and local eateries. If you're looking for the fun and excitement of the Maryland Wine Festival, be sure to stroll the Main Field!

Buy your tasting pass, grab a glass and sip your way around while learning about the wonderful wines produced here in Maryland.

Main Field Wineries

  • Cove Point Winery
  • Far Eastern Shore Winery
  • Fiore Winery
  • Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery
  • Linganore Winecellars
  • Misfit Winery
  • Olney Winery
  • Running Hare Vineyard
  • Stone House Urban Winery
  • The Urban Winery
  • The Wine Collective

MARYLAND WINE SHOP

The Maryland Wine Shop returns for the 2022 festival!

If you’re in the mood for a delicious glass of wine to enjoy during the festival or wish to bring bottles of great local wine home, the Maryland Wine Shop is open for business!

Skip the lines and order your bottles to-go via online ordering. We’ll get your order prepared and you can pick up your glasses or bottles from the Maryland Wine Shop.

WINE CHECK

Keep your hands free and your wines safe!

Bring your wine purchases to the Maryland Wine Shop location and check your wines for FREE. It’s simple! Fill out a form, leave your wine and return when you’re ready to take your purchases with you.

JURIED ARTISANS & VENDORS

Is there a better pairing for wine than shopping? We don’t think so!

Browse the wonderful offerings from our growing collection of juried vendors and enjoy everything that the Maryland Wine Festival has to offer.

LOCAL FOOD & EATERIES

Everybody seems to work up an appetite at the Maryland Wine Festival!

This year’s local food trucks, concessionaires, and snack shops are sure to have something tasty for you.

LIVE MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT

Aside from the delicious locally made wine, the Maryland Wine Festival is known for great live music! This year’s live music lineup includes some great local music.

Saturday, September 17, 2022

  • 11:30 am – 2:00 pm | Foreplay
  • 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm | Dean Crawford

Sunday, September 18, 2022

  • 11:30 am – 2:00 pm | Midnite Run
  • 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm | The Reagan Years

ADDITIONAL EVENT DETAILS

For more information and details about the 2022 Maryland Wine Festival, please visit the Maryland Wine Festival website.

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