Barrels of Fun Charity Race

You Roll. We Dole!

Nine Lakes Wine Festival supports charities in East Tennessee through its “Barrels of Fun Charity Race!” Here’s how:

  • Roll a barrel for charity! Anyone 21 or over can participate.
  • Races will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on June 1, Melton Lake Park, June 1, at the Grand Tasting of Nine Lakes Wine Festival
  • Sign up begins at 3 p.m., June 1 at the race tent.
  • Entry fee is $5 per team of 1-2 participants.  You do not need a Grand Tasting ticket to participate.
  • Please wear closed-toed shoes, but costumes are NOT necessary.
  • Your chosen charity receives your $5 entry fee, PLUS a $50 donation from the festival.
  • Fastest team of each hour will get an extra $50 donation for their charity from the festival.
  • Fastest team of each hour will also win a bottle of Tennessee wine!

Cheers and good luck!



foothills land conservancy
Ronald McDonald House
United Way of Anderson County
Union County Humane Society
Sevier County Humane Society
Girls, Inc.