Wine & Chocolate Trail

The Columbia Montour Wine Trail is hosting a Valentine’s Chocolate & Wine Trail Friday, February 10th through Sunday, Februay 19th. Tickets are free and you can win a wine basket if you visit all eight wineries! Go to http://www.itourcolumbiamontour.com/things-to-do/wineries/ for more information.

Red Shale Ridge Vineyards will be open in Danville on Sunday, February 12th and Sunday, February 19th from 12:00 – 5:00 for the event.

MARCH 2016: Susquehanna Heartland Wine Trail

The Susquehanna Heartland Wine Trail presents…

A Ticket to Good Taste and Adventure

Say farewell to winter and welcome spring during the month of March, 2016 while taking in the sights of Susquehanna Heartland Wine Trail. Take your time to sample some of the award winning wines at each of the 15 member wineries. Stop at each winery to taste their latest offerings of the best that local PA wineries have to offer.

Tickets are $25 each and entitles each ticket holder to 10% off wine purchases at participating wineries along with a complimentary souvenir SHWT wine glass. Tickets are available at each of the participating wineries, or can be purchased online at Brown Paper Tickets. (www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2480448)

Tickets stamped by ALL 15 member wineries will be entered into a drawing for Three Grand Prizes as follows:
Grand Prize 1st Place – travel voucher for two for $5,000
Grand Prize 2nd Place – travel voucher for $2,500
Grand Prize 3rd Place – travel voucher for $1,000

Tickets stamped by at least 10 member wineries will be entered into a drawing for 15 Fourth Place Prizes as follows:
Fourth Place – (15 winners) a mixed case (12 bottles) of wine from the various member wineries.

A Ticket to Good Taste and Adventure will be celebrated during the entire month of March 2016 however some wineries will be offering food pairings and or music during most weekends. All member wineries will be closed Easter Sunday, March 27, 2016.

For a list of participating wineries and more information please visit our web site: http://www.pawinetrail.com/ or our Facebook page:https://www.facebook.com/pages/Susquehanna-Heartland-Wine-Trail. Official Rules can be found on our web site or at any of the participating wineries.

Columbia Montour Wine and Chocolate Week

Join us for the Columbia Montour Wine and Chocolate Week from February 7th – 14th for wine and chocolate pairings! Tickets are FREE. Just start at any one of the 7 participating wineries on the trail. Visit all seven wineries and get a chance to win a Valentine’s Day wine basket. For more information visit http://www.itourwinetrail.com/

NOTE: Our Danville location will have extended hours for Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau‘s Wine and Chocolate Week. Danville will be open both Sundays (Feb 7th and 14th) from 1PM-5PM in addition to our regular weekday hours of 12PM-7PM. Hegins locations hours will remain the same. Come visit us for some delicious wines and chocolate!

2016 Events

Bridal Fair
Thursday, January 28th
5 – 8
Lewisburg, PA
http://www.wqkx.net/bridal-fair/
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Beat the winter blues with the…
Wild Women Who Wine
Friday, February 26th
6-10
Green Castle – Green Grove Gardens
http://greengrovegardens.com/
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Join us for great food at the…
3rd Annual Winter Wine Fest
Saturday, February 27
1-5
Lewisburg, PA – Silver Moon Banquet Hall
http://www.visitcentralpa.org/events/wine-events/winter-wine-fest-0
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St. Patricks Day Wine Fest
Saturday, March 12: 11-8
Sunday, March 13: 11-4
Oaks, PA – Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
http://www.localwineevents.com/events/detail/612545/oaks-st-patricks-day-winefest-philadelphia-at-oaks
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2nd Annual Black Sheep Wine & Beer Fest
Saturday, April 2
12-5
Sacramento, PA – Sacramento Fire Hall
http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2nd-annual-black-sheep-beer-and-wine-festival-tickets-19379778439
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Join us on Mother’s Day for the…
Celebrating Mother’s Day WineFest
Saturday, May 7
11-8 (four 3 hour sessions)
Lancaster, PA – Lancaster County Convention Center
http://pa-vendors.com/events/lancaster-county/lancaster-pa-may-celebrating-mothers-day-winefest/
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The first was a huge success! Join us for the…
2nd Annual Shades of the Susquehanna
Saturday, May 14
12-5
Millersburg, PA – BYO Park
https://www.facebook.com/events/897020083674872
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Appalachian Wine Festival
Saturday, May 21
11-5
Come to this first annual event at the beautiful Schuylkill County Fair Grounds
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Wildcat Ridge Wine Festival
Saturday, June 18
12-6
Gratz, PA – Gratz Fairgrounds
http://www.wildcatridgefestival.net/
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Join us at this relaxing 11th annual event…
A Tasteful Event
Saturday, July 23
11-4
Sullivan County Fairgrounds
http://www.sullivanpachamber.com/tastefulevent.html
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Join us for a festival right in our own back yard, an amazing venue…
Schuylkill County Wine Festival
Sunday, September 4
1-6
Hegins, PA – Hegins Park
http://schuylkillwinefestival.com/
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12 Annual Gettysburg Wine & Music Festival
Saturday, September 1o: 12-6
Sunday, September 11: 12-6
Gettysburg, PA – Gateway Gettysburg Complex
http://www.gettysburgwineandmusicfestival.com/
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If you enjoy crafts and wine join us and visit over 300 vendors at the…
Hegins Valley Arts & Craft Faire
Saturday, September 17
9-3
http://pa-vendors.com/events/schuylkill-county/hegins-pa-september-hegins-valley-arts-and-crafts-faire/
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*New events will be added with additional posts*

2015 Farm Show

It’s that time of year again! Our wines have been awarded with five bronze medals at the Pennsylvania Farm Show!

Come visit the Farm Show on Monday, January 12 and Tuesday, January 13 to sample award winning wines from Red Shale Ridge and other wineries throughout the state!

Hope to see you there!

2014 PA Farm Show Medals

We received several medals at the PA Farm Show:

Gold

Steuben

Silver

Niagara

Concord

Bronze

Cabernet Franc

Vidal

Strawberry

Pennsylvania Wine Association Medal

Gold

Elderberry

We will be adding some more wines as the summer progresses so stay tuned and thank you for your patronage and support.