2019 Ice Wine Festival
Saturday, March 2nd, 9th, 16th • Noon – 5p.m.
Over three weekends in March, the region joins together to celebrate a unique product of the cold temperatures in the Grand River Valley wine region — ice wine.
The Wineries of the Grand River Valley welcome you to our 15th Annual Ice Wine Festival. Participating wineries include: Debonné Vineyards, Ferrante Winery & Ristorante, Grand River Cellars Winery and Restaurant, Laurello Vineyards, & St. Joseph Vineyards.
Patrons will visit each of the participating wineries and sample their Ice Wine along with a complimentary appetizer. Many of the wineries will also have a featured event including ice carving, jewelry shows, dog sledding & much more. Cost is $6 at each winery, which includes wine samples, an ice wine glass at each winery, appetizer and special events. (Bring in a canned food item to help support our local food banks and receive $1 off per person.) Call 440-466-3485 for more information.
Appetizer Menu & Events include:
- APPETIZER: Baked Parmesan Dip
- Sled Dog Demonstration all day
- Live music Friday night and Saturday afternoon
- Winter Glow Progressive Dinner- each Friday evening prior to festival
- Friday, March 1-Sold out.
- Friday, March 8th– https://www.eventbrite.com/e/winter-glow-progressive-dinner-2-tickets-42210672257
- Friday, March 15th– https://www.eventbrite.com/e/winter-glow-progressive-dinner-3-tickets-42211542861
- Run & Ice Wine-Sunday, March 3 A 4 mile run between Debonne Vineyards & Grand River Cellars. Details & register at https://my1.raceresult.com/114860/?fbclid=IwAR3WspB9brupdJxC5LqkRvuM8b5iiw-DSxLmclfcI1mi1KyHH93KATo83uQ
FERRANTE WINERY & RISTORANTE
- APPETIZER: Ice Wine Rockefeller
- Live music Friday & Saturday evenings.
- Play the ice wine bottle game.
- Ice Wine Pairing menu for lunch and dinner offered all month. No Reservations Necessary. Visit FerranteWinery.com for our menu & additional information.
- Ice Wine Bellini (additional fee)
GRAND RIVER CELLARS WINERY & RESTAURANT
- APPETIZER: Thai Peanut Sauce over Noodles
- Featuring Ice Carving at 12 p.m;
- Delightful Soy Candles featuring Ice Wine Candles
- Ice Wine Marshmallow Roast All Day (small additional fee)
- Ice Wine Martini’s (additional fee)
- Winter Glow Progressive Dinner – each Friday evening.
- Friday, March 1-Sold Out.
Friday, March 8th– https://www.eventbrite.com/e/winter-glow-progressive-dinner-2-tickets-42210672257
Friday, March 15th– https://www.eventbrite.com/e/winter-glow-progressive-dinner-3-tickets-42211542861
- Live music Friday and Saturday evenings from 7:30-10:30.
- Run & Ice Wine-Sunday, March 3rd A 4 mile run between Debonne Vineyards & Grand River Cellars. Details & register at https://my1.raceresult.com/114860/?fbclid=IwAR3WspB9brupdJxC5LqkRvuM8b5iiw-DSxLmclfcI1mi1KyHH93KATo83uQ
- APPETIZER: Banana Mousse
- Featuring Beach Glass Jewelry by Rita Burns.
- Watch a video of this years ice wine harvest and pressing.
- Live music each Saturday from 6-9 pm 3/2 featuring Chuck D’itri; 3/9 featuring Logan Wells; and 3/16 featuring Kris Ferrell
ST. JOSEPH VINEYARDS
- APPETIZER: Apple Studel
- Kryz’s Family Maple Syrup
- Featuring Premier Designs Jewelry
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