Quick Guide: Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival

Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine FestivalEveryone’s favorite late summer event, the Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival, is September 9-10, 2016!  In its 12th year, this weekend-long celebration brings hundreds of visitors to the area.  Benefitting HART for Animals and the Garrett Lakes Arts Festival, it is a great time that supports great causes.

Here’s a quick guide to what you need to know to make the most of your getaway during Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival weekend:

Buy your tickets in advance, and you’ll save $5! Adult tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the gate.  That gets you entrance to the festival, a commemorative wine glass, and wine tastings.

 

-Be sure to get here in time for the Friday night wine pairing dinners at local restaurants.

 

-The festival kicks-off at noon on Saturday at the Garrett County Fairgrounds.

 

-There are over 200 wineries in attendance, so bring a designated driver and, of course, drink responsibly.

 

-You can purchase a $20 ticket for the VIP Tasting Room (open until 4PM) on-site to sample a selection of premium wines.

 

-Lots of local and regional artists will be on hand selling everything from pottery and jewelry to baskets and paintings.

 

Live music is scheduled throughout the day.

 

Bring the kids! Activities like horse-drawn carriage rides and air brush tattoos will keep them entertained.

 

-Local food artisans and vendors will be selling delicious sandwiches, ice cream, cheeses, baked goods, and much more!

 

-The festival ends at 6PM but the wine store is open until 7PM!

 

-Most importantly, secure your Deep Creek lodging with Taylor-Made! Check availability for September 9-10 now!

 

Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival weekend is a popular time to visit the area.  Make your travel plans early to be certain you get the perfect home for your friends and family.

Check the Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival website for more details closer to the event date.

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