Q: What does a Taster’s Ticket include?
A: A Taster’s Ticket includes free on-site parking, admission to the event, a souvenir wine glass, unlimited wine samples, and live entertainment.
You can purchase food, full glasses or bottles of wine, and full glasses of beer. You must be age 21 or over to drink alcohol, and proper photo ID will be required at the gate.
- Early Admission tickets are $55 if purchased prior to October 3, $60 if purchased after October 3.
- General Admission tickets are $45 if purchased prior to October 3, $50 if purchased after October 3.
- Non-tasters tickets are $20 if purchased prior to October 3, $25 if purchased after October 3.
Q: Can I purchase wine at this event? Can I take it off premises?
A: Yes, wine purchased at the festival can be taken off premises.
Q: I’d like to beat the crowd. How can I do that?
A: Purchase an Early Admission Ticket, which grants you access to the festival one hour prior to the general public. Enjoy everything the festival has to offer from our wineries, food vendors and arts/craft vendors for one full hour (11am-noon) before the general public arrives.
Q: I don’t like wine. Will there be any other drinks available?
A: Of course! We will have a variety of handcrafted signature cocktails, a full cash bar, and many different beers (including several craft brews) available for purchase.
Q: What am I allowed to bring to the event?
A: You may bring blankets and lawn chairs.
Q: What am I not permitted to bring to the event?
A: Outside food and drink is not permitted. We allow service dogs only with proper certification. Weapons are not permitted. Pop up tents are not permitted.
Q: Where should I park?
A: Parking is free and will be available on site.
Q: Can I bring my kids?
A: Yes, kids 13 and under are free. Children over age 13 are $25 per ticket ($20 if purchased prior to October 3). Please note: While there is a playground at Kurtz’s Beach, there will not be any children’s activities at this event.
Q: Are non-tasting tickets available?
A: Yes, non-tasting tickets are available for $25 each. Those with a non-tasting ticket wristband will be entitled to 4 non-alcoholic beverages at the field bar.
Q: Is Kurtz’s Beach stroller friendly?
A: Yes, you may bring strollers to Kurtz’s Beach.
Q: Can I get to Kurtz’s Beach via boat?
A: Unfortunately, no. We do not have an accessible docking area for boats.
Q: What if it rains or calls for poor weather?
A: This is a rain or shine event. Kurtz’s Beach is an indoor/outdoor facility. No refunds will be given due to weather conditions.