Festival Info

Three days of wine events in East Tennessee! The second annual Nine Lakes Wine Festival will take place May 17-19, 2018. just 30 minutes from downtown Knoxville.

Details will be posted soon, and tickets will go on sale Dec. 1, 2017 for the following events:

  • Chef’s Table Wine Dinner, Thursday, May 17, 2018, The Cutting Edge Classroom, Knoxville, TN. Extremely limited seating. Enjoy a chef prepared dinner paired with three local wines, and meet the winemaker, too.
  • VIP Taste of Gold, Friday, May 18, 2018, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Melton Lake Park, Oak Ridge, TN. Taste  25 gold-award wines with an assortment of gourmet small plate cuisine.
  • Grand Tasting, Saturday, May 19, 2018, 4 to 9 p.m., Melton Lake Park, Oak Ridge, TN. Taste 100+ Tennessee wines and ciders, with live music, chef demos and wine seminars.

Applications for Food Vendors, Musicians, Artisan Craft Vendors, and Charities, coming soon! Please check back after Oct. 1, 2017.