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The Maryland Wine Festival

Join us September 15-16, 2018 for our 35th Anniversary

Join us September 15-16, 2018 for our 35th Anniversary.

150+ Maryland Wines


Sample from an incredible variety of local wines from across the great state of Maryland!


Explorer Pass
Receive a commemorative 16 oz. tasting glass and sample additional exclusive wines. Enjoy the Hilltop Hangout with shaded seating, bottled water and private restrooms. Participate in the 6th Annual Free State Throwdown—a blind tasting competition.  Please note, food is not included in the Explorer Pass admission. We encourage you to enjoy the many excellent culinary options at the event.

 

Explorer Pass Designated Driver
Enjoy the Hilltop Hangout with shaded seating, bottled water and private restrooms.

Please note: An Explorer Pass Designated Driver ticket is required to access the Hilltop Hangout. If you are the Designated Driver for Explorer Pass ticket holders, you will need to purchase an Explorer Pass Designated Driver ticket in order to be able to access the Hilltop Hangout with them.


Local Cheese Pavilion
Sample fine artisanal cheeses produced by creameries right here in Maryland.

 

Juried Artisans
Art, crafts and other handmade items are available from local artisans.

Live Music
Live music on the stage from local and regional band playing jazz, folk and ’80s covers.

 

Saturday: Foreplay & Half Serious
Sunday: Southern Charm & The Reagan Years

 

Local Food Purveyors
Enjoy everything from oysters to crab cakes, falafel to gyros, gourmet jerky to brick-oven pizza.

Festival Details
Saturday, September 15 • 10am – 6pm
Sunday, September 16 • 11am – 5pm

Explorer Pass

Saturday

Presale Explorer Pass   $50 │ At the Gate Explorer Pass   $55

Saturday pre-sale tickets end at 11:59 p.m. Friday, September 14, 2018

 

Sunday

Presale Explorer Pass   $45 │ At the Gate Explorer Pass   $50

Sunday pre-sale tickets end at 11:59 p.m. Saturday, September 15, 2018

 

Explorer Pass Designated Driver (DD)

Saturday

Presale Explorer Pass DD   $20 │ At the Gate Explorer Pass DD   $25

Saturday pre-sale tickets end at 11:59 p.m. Friday, September 14, 2018

 

Sunday

Presale Explorer Pass DD   $20 │ At the Gate Explorer Pass DD   $25

Sunday pre-sale tickets end at 11:59 p.m. Saturday, September 15, 2018

 

General Admission

Saturday

Presale General Admission   $30 │ At the Gate General Admission   $35

Saturday pre-sale tickets end at 11:59 p.m. Friday, September 14, 2018

 

Sunday

Presale General Admission   $25 │ At the Gate General Admission   $30

Sunday pre-sale tickets end at 11:59 p.m. Saturday, September 15, 2018

 

Designated Driver and Children

Pre-Sale Designated Drivers & Children age 13 to 20   $15 │ At the Gate Designated Drivers & Children age 13 to 20   $20

Please note: These Designated Driver tickets will not be honored in the Hilltop Hangout for Explorer Pass ticket holders. If you want access to the Hilltop Hangout, you must purchase Explorer Pass Designated Driver tickets.

 

Saturday pre-sale tickets end at 11:59 p.m. Friday, September 14, 2018

Sunday pre-sale tickets end at 11:59 p.m. Saturday, September 15, 2018

 

Children age 12 and under free with paying adult.


Charter Bus
Groups that are coming to the event by charter bus must contact the Museum at 800-654-4645 or EMAIL [email protected] no later than Sept. 5, 2018 for drop-off rules and parking restrictions.

Historic Location
Savor Maryland’s best vintages on the beautiful grounds of the Carroll County Farm Museum in Westminster.  The 140-acre site offers visitors ample room to set up their blankets and chairs and spend the day.

Parking
Parking is available on site, with free handicapped-accessible shuttle bus service available from Carroll Community College (on Route 32) and the Carroll County Office Building located at 225 N. Center Street, Westminster, MD 21157.

Rain or shine, we wine! Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Valid state-issued photo identification required for entry for all tickets including Designated Driver.

Event Details

The Maryland Wine Festival
Saturday, September 15, 2018 to Sunday, September 16, 2018
Carroll County Farm Museum  
This event is 
Age Limit: 

Ticket Options

Explorer Pass - Saturday
(10:00AM)
USD $50.00

Receive a commemorative 16 oz. tasting glass and sample additional exclusive wines. Enjoy the Hilltop Hangout with shaded seating, bottled water and private restrooms. Participate in the 6th Annual Free State Throwdown—a blind tasting competition.

Explorer Pass Designated Driver - Saturday
(10:00AM)
USD $20.00

Enjoy the Hilltop Hangout with shaded seating, bottled water and private restrooms. Please note: An Explorer Pass Designated Driver ticket is required to access the Hilltop Hangout.

General Admission - Saturday
(10:00AM)
USD $30.00

Commemorative wine festival glass with sampling.

Designated Driver - Saturday
(10:00AM)
USD $15.00

Non-Drinking Admission

Children (13 - 20) - Saturday
(10:00AM)
USD $15.00

Non-Drinking Admission. Children age 12 and under free with paying adult.

Explorer Pass - Sunday
(11:00AM)
USD $45.00

Receive a commemorative 16 oz. tasting glass and sample additional exclusive wines. Enjoy the Hilltop Hangout with shaded seating, bottled water and private restrooms. Participate in the 6th Annual Free State Throwdown—a blind tasting competition.

Explorer Pass Designated Driver - Sunday
(10:00AM)
USD $20.00

Enjoy the Hilltop Hangout with shaded seating, bottled water and private restrooms. Please note: An Explorer Pass Designated Driver ticket is required to access the Hilltop Hangout.

General Admission - Sunday
(11:00AM)
USD $25.00

Commemorative wine festival glass with sampling.

Designated Driver - Sunday
(11:00AM)
USD $15.00

Non-Drinking Admission- Please note: These Designated Driver tickets will not be honored in the Hilltop Hangout for Explorer Pass ticket holders. If you want access to the Hilltop Hangout, you must purchase Explorer Pass Designated Driver tickets.

Children (13 - 20) - Sunday
(11:00AM)
USD $15.00

Non-Drinking Admission. Children age 12 and under free with paying adult.

Event Map

Carroll County Farm Museum  
500 South Center Street
Westminster, MD 21157