Sample Wines from Around the Globe Saturday, June 29
PRESS RELEASE: On Saturday June 29, the wine will flow at Meadowlands Racing and Entertainment for the Summer Wine Festival!
Doors open for VIPs at 4:30 p.m. with General Admission at 5:30 p.m. Wine is poured until 9:30 p.m. Festival-goers will experience an evening of great wines from around the world, live-harness racing, music, and food. The event is rain or shine and all tasting areas are located under tents.
Sixty-nine wineries are being showcased including vineyards from Italy, France, Spain, Portugal, Austria, New Jersey, New Zealand, and of course, California. Festival goers will be sampling Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Pinot Grigio, Zinfandel, Rosè, Sangrias, Merlot, Cabernet and Moscato.
New Jersey will be represented by Valenzano Winery showcasing their Shamong Red, Blackberry Syrah, Red, White & Blueberry Sangria along with their White Sangria. Jersey Blush, Red and Peach will be poured from Heritage Vineyards. Tomasello Winery will also have their wines being poured at this year’s festival.
The VIP ticket holders will receive an extraordinary selection of wines that they can exclusively sample. The list includes: White Haven Sauvignon Blanc, Fleur de Mer Rosè, Amour Geneve, Whispering Angel Rose, Don Miguel Gascon Malbec, J Vineyards Pinot Gris, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, Allegrini Palazzo Della Torre, Poggio al Tesoro Solosle and Bonterra Sauv Blanc.
General Admission and Details
For the complete list of wines and wineries, click here.
The Summer Wine Fest will be held in the Backyard and on the East Apron and will open to the public at 4:30 pm for VIP admission. The VIP ticket is $75 and includes an additional 1 hour of sampling, exclusive VIP Tent wine samplings, and food. General Admission begins at 5:30 pm and is available in advance for $35 or at the door for $45. Live harness racing kicks off at 7:15 pm.
To purchase tickets, click here.
1 Racetrack Dr
East Rutherford, N.J. 07073