In its second year, the festival will also include live entertainment and a children’s corner in addition to wine and food tasting opportunities. The event is free to attend, but there is a cost for food and wine. Eight food taste tickets cost $15, and entry into the wine garden is $10.
The event is just one block from Alexandria’s King Street Metrorail station, and garage parking is available as well.
Wineries scheduled for the tasting include: Cedar Creek Winery, Cobbler Mountain Cellars, Democracy Vineyards, DuCard Vineyards, Fabbioli Cellars, Glass House Winery, Ingleside Vineyards, Lake Anna Winery, Mattaponi Winery, Naked Mountain Winery & Vineyards, Notaviva Vineyards, Three Fox Vineyards and The Williamsburg Winery.
Featured restaurants include: Alexandria Cupcake, Clyde’s at Mark Center, Crepe Deli, Joe Theismann’s Restaurant, La Tasca, Railstop Gastropub, Rita’s Ice, San Antonio Bar & Grill, Trademark, Whole Foods Market and Walker’s Grille.
Visit alexandriafoodandwine.com for more information.