Our Eighth Annual “Yadkin Winter Reds” wine event will be held January 28 - 29, 2017 and February 25 - February 26, 2017. Enjoy two weekends of wonderful wine, food and entertainment in Yadkin County. Looking for a day trip or a weekend getaway, then come visit Yadkin County and enjoy the annual Yadkin Winter Reds Event sponsored by the Town of Yadkinville and Yadkin County Tourism Development Authorities. This is a great opportunity for you to visit Yadkin County wineries and taste the excellent wines that are being produced.
All Yadkin County wineries will feature their "Winter Red" (2 oz. pour) paired with a 3 oz. serving of a tasty food item. The hours will be Saturday Noon to 5 pm and Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm. Each ticket holder will be assigned to a starting winery where they will receive their souvenir glass and a map. Ticket is good for both days on the selected weekend you choose - one visit per winery. Limited ticket event for both weekends.
Winter Reds Event Only
Prices for 2017: $25.00 for January Weekend (6 wineries)
$20.00 for February Weekend (5 wineries)
Lots of new and exciting packages to choose from this year!
New this year! Yadkin Winter Reds Wine Dinners - Both Weekends
Shows at Yadkin Cultural Arts Center - Both Weekends
Menu for January Weekend: (Deadline to Purchase Tickets for Winter Reds only - Wednesday, January 25, 2017)
Cellar 4201 serving Smoked Chile Rubbed Pork Tenderloin paired with Warrior
Divine Llama Vineyards serving Divine Llama Chocolate Cake paired with Merlina
Flint Hill Vineyards serving Chicken & Bacon Pasta with Spinach & Tomatoes in Garlic Cream Sauce paired with Chambourcin
Hanover Park Vineyards serving Tuscan Bean Soup paired with Michael's Blend
RagApple Lassie Vineyards serving Tenderloin of Beef Slider paired with Syrah
Sanders Ridge Vineyards serving Pimento Cheese Sliders paired with Cabernet Franc
Menu for February Weekend: (Deadline to Purchase Tickets for Winter Reds only - Wednesday, February 22, 2017)
Brandon Hills Vineyard serving Lasagne paired with Raptor Red
Dobbins Creek Vineyards serving Beef Brisket served on mini roll paired with Cabernet Sauvignon
Laurel Gray Vineyards serving Cocoa Dusted Chocolate Truffle, Decadent Chocolate Brownies paired with Encore
Shadow Springs Vineyards serving Cajun Pasta with Chicken paired with Cabernet Franc
Windsor Run Cellars serving Beef Stew paired with Merlot
Yadkin Winter Reds Wine Dinner: (Tickets must by purchased by Tuesday, January 17th for January event and February 14th for February event)
Yadkin Winter Reds Wine Dinners will be held on Friday, January 27th & Friday, February 24th at Flint Hill Vineyards. Please click on the link to look at the wonderful menu that is paired with Yadkin County wines. Both wine dinners will begin at 6:30 p.m. This is a limited ticket event!
January menu - click here
February menu - click here
Entertainment at Yadkin Cultural Arts Center: (Tickets must be purchased by Tuesday, January 17th for January event and February 14th for February event)
January Weekend performance: Sounds of the Mountain Concert featuring Jeanne Jolly with special guests The Buck Stops Here!
The concert will be held on Saturday, January 28th beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center. Tickets are $20.00 per person. Jeanne began her musical career as a featured vocalist for Chris Botti. She's worked with world-renowned symphonies and has performed at venues such as Carnegie Hall and a marquee events such as the Monterey Jazz Festival. The Buck Stops Here is a versatile group of instrumentalists and vocalists from Virginia, North Carolina and Florida. While the band is steeped in tradition of America's old-time and bluegrass roots, songwriters Gailanne, Shona and Julie maintain a distinct sound firmly rooted in the present.
February Weekend performance: MerleFest on the Road starrring Jonathan Byrd and the Pickup Cowboys, Locust Honey and Mark Bumgarner
The concert will be held on Saturday, February 25th beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center. Tickets are $25.00 per person. MerleFest, the popular Americana music founded by the legendary Doc Watson, will give music lovers in the area a sneak peek of this spring's festival when it bring MerleFest on the Road, an ensemble show featuring Johnathan Byrd & the Pickup Cowboys, Locust Honey and Mark Bumgarner.
Lodging Discounts for the Yadkin Winter Reds Event for January & February weekends. You must mention you are staying for the Winter Reds Event in order to the get the discount.
Buck Shoals Cabins in Hamptonville - $100.00 per night for 1 bedroom, $125.00 per night for 2 Bedroom
Cabin at Sanders Ridge Vineyards in Boonville - $5.00 off per night (two night min.) with wine tastings and souvenir glasses for 2 people
Vintage Inn Bed & Breakfast - With a two night stay you will receive 10% discount or free transportation for up to three couples
Peppermint Hill Cottage in East Bend - 30% discount of your stay
Holly Ridge Campgrounds in Boonville - 10% discount of your stay
Aquilla Creek Cottagein East Bend - 15% discount of your stay (two night min.)
Days Inn of Yadkinville - 25% Discount of your stay
For more information about the Winter Reds Event, please contact the Yadkin County Visitors Office at 1-877-492-3546