Holiday Open House Festival

28TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE

This event welcomes the holiday season with hot mulled wine and lots of specials in the wine shop. Local Artists and Crafters are invited to display their work, just in time to pick out that perfect gift for a loved one. Enjoy live music on the outdoor stage by our most popular musicians throughout the entire weekend. Lakeridge wine, beer, soft drinks and a variety of food is available for purchase, along with complimentary Winery tours and tasting.

Come Join Us:
November 9, 2018 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
November 10, 2018 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
November 11, 2018 11:00 am - 05:00 pm

Admission Fees
Adult Admission - $5
Children 12 and under - FREE

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27TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE

Outdoor Stage Entertainment Schedule

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, and enjoy live music and great food among the trees of our beautiful festival grounds.

Date Time Entertainment Details
Friday - November 9, 2018 10am - 1:30pm The Lady & The Boyz VIEW DETAILS
Friday - November 9, 2018 2pm - 5pm Lauren Mitchell Band - NEW BAND! VIEW DETAILS
Saturday - November 10, 2018 10am - 1:30pm Gypsy Elise & The Royal Blues VIEW DETAILS
Saturday - November 10, 2018 2pm - 5pm Beautiful Bobby Blackmon & The B3 Blues Band VIEW DETAILS
Sunday - November 11, 2018 11am - 1:30pm Dave Capp Project VIEW DETAILS
Sunday - November 11, 2018 2pm - 5pm Jeff Whitfield Band - Rock City Road VIEW DETAILS

Our popular Wine & Cheese Bar is located upstairs in the wine shop and will be open noon to 4pm each day of the festival. The Wine & Cheese Bar features all of our famous wines along with beer, more live entertainment, and of course CHEESE!

While you’re relaxing and enjoying one of our fabulous cheese plates you’ll be entertained by some of the area’s hottest solo acts. Great wine, music, and cheese... it doesn’t get better than this!

Wine & Cheese Bar Live Entertainment

Wine & Cheese Bar Entertainment Schedule

Date Time Entertainment Details
Friday - November 9, 2018 Noon - 4pm Crenshaw VIEW DETAILS
Saturday - November 10, 2018 Noon - 4pm Ronnie Duncan VIEW DETAILS
Sunday - November 11, 2018 Noon - 4pm Joe Hand VIEW DETAILS

Arts & Crafts Show

If you're looking for some great gift ideas for the holiday then you won't want to miss this event. Not only will we have some special holiday gift items in our wine shop but we've also invited some of the areas best Art & Craft Vendors to display their creations.

You'll be able to shop a variety of hand crafted items on display from some of the area's finest artisans. The new wide-open crafter area allows you to explore the unique items on display while still being able to hear the live entertainment, and enjoy the beautiful views of the vineyards and rolling hills.

You can view the full list of artisans that will be at this show by viewing Featured Vendors Page.

Vendors

Please visit our vendor application download page for a list of all available applications.

Arts & Craft Show

Fun & Games

We think we have one of the most beautiful venues around for outdoor music and fun. Our festival grounds feature large shade trees and open grassy areas to set up your chairs or blanket. It's the perfect place to listen to live music and enjoy the great outdoors.

To add to the fun, we have a large number of cornhole games set up for everyone to play and enjoy for free. It’s the little things in life!

Fun and Games at the Winery

Food Court, Wine & Beer Bars

We offer a large variety of wine, beer, soft drinks and food for purchase at the event. Our food pavilion features a huge selection of quality food options such as American, Greek, Mexican, Seafood, BBQ, plus wraps and salads.

You can also enjoy Lakeridge wine by the glass, import and domestic beers, soft drinks, Wine Slushies, Twistee Treat ice cream, kettle corn, and pretzels.

Food Court, Wine and Beer Bars

Complimentary Winery Tours and Wine Tastings

Winery Tours

Tours usually run every 15-20 minutes during the festivals and start with a video presentation which shows the growing of the Florida grapes to the wine making process, and the finishing with the bottling and labeling. Your personal Tour Guide will then show you the production area and the spectacular view of the vineyards where the grapes are grown and harvested.

Wine Tasting

Enjoy a sample of up to 6-8 different wines as you walk through our production area and stop at each wine station. You will taste our award winning wines from dry to sweet including red and white wine.

ID Requirements for Tastings

US citizens: state issued drivers license, military ID, or state ID card.
International guest: MUST have an original passport. No exceptions.

Tour & Tasting Hours

Friday 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Sunday 11:00 am - 05:00 pm
(The last winery tours start at 4:30 pm)

Complimentary Winery Tours and Wine Tastings

Important Festival Policies

Thank you for your interest in our festivals and events. We host thousands of visitors at our festivals and events, and our goal is to provide the greatest experience possible for ALL that attend. With that in mind we have developed a few simple rules and policies over the last 30 years that helps us to do just that. Please visit our Festival FAQ's page for details on those policies, and to get answers to our most frequently asked questions. A few notable policies are no pets, no guns or weapons, and no tents, canopies or umbrellas. We encourage you to bring your own lawn chairs or blankets for seating.

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For more information about any of the events listed here, please contact Jose Cabranes at 800-768-9463.