Sip, Swill and Taste at La Vina Fall Harvest Wine Festival
La Viña Winery is celebrating its fall grape harvest with the aptly-named Fall Harvest Wine Festival and you'll soon be able to taste the fruits of their labor -- literally and figuratively.
The La Union, New Mexico winery will be hosting its annual Jesus Juice event on Saturday, Oct. 19, and Sunday, Oct. 20, from noon to 7 p.m. both days. Over 20 wines will be available for tasting, sipping, and swilling while you soak in some sun and enjoy live music from several El Paso-area musicians.
Admission to the festival is $20 for adults and includes a souvenir glass and 9 tastes, and $10 for guests 12-20 years of age. Kids 11 and under get in free.
What to Know Before You Go
Live music, Winery tours, Arts & Crafts vendors
Food vendors will be on site
No pets or picnic baskets allowed
Live Music Line-up
Saturday, Oct. 19:
Austin Jimmy Murphy 12 noon
Abe Mac Band 2:15 p.m.
Slick Reynolds 4:30 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 20:
Border Heat 12 noon
Frank Zona & Urban Edge 2:15 p.m.
Twisted Hams 4:30 p.m.
How to Get There:
From I-10, take the Vinton Exit (#2 in Texas) turn West on Vinton road, approximately 4 miles to Highway 28, then right 1 mile to the winery. Parking and entrance to the festival is at the back of the winery.
For more details, visit La Vina Winery Facebook.