Connecticut Wine Festival at the Durham Fair

Connecticut Wine Festival

The Durham Fair will once again host the Connecticut Wine Festival located on Main Stage Hill during three days of the fair, September 22 – 24, 2017.

  • Friday: 1 PM – 9 PM
  • Saturday: 1 PM – 9 PM
  • Sunday: 12 PM – 6 PM
Meander the massive Durham Fair Wine Tasting Tent or enjoy VIP main stage viewing in the outdoor tasting area! Experience a unique collection of Connecticut-crafted wines, including award-winning selections from some of the top wineries in the state. Adult fair goers of legal age have the opportunity to sample some of the finest wine portfolios Connecticut has to offer. Don’t forget to bring home your official Durham Fair wine glasses available at the Durham Fair Souvenir Shops!

There is an additional charge for this sampling festival. The cost for Friday is $12 and Saturday and Sunday will be $15 a person.

Participating Wineries

Each winery will be giving fairgoers the opportunity to sample four different wines.

Last year’s wineries included:

  • Bishop's Orchards Winery
  • Hopkins Vineyard
  • Jonathan Edwards Winery
  • Jones Winery
  • Paradise Hills Vineyard
  • Sunset Meadow Vineyards

Check back soon to see 2017’s participating wineries.

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