Two Days of Events

Nine Lakes Wine Festival celebrates the best in Tennessee wines and ciders! All events at Melton Lake Park, Oak Ridge.

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If (and only if!) we are prevented from having a large gathering at Nine Lakes Wine Festival because of COVID-19, we will convert your tasting ticket into wine and offer a “TN Wine-2-Go” pickup event, Sept. 11-12:

  • 🍷BEST VALUE!🍷 2-Day VIP Pass Tickets may be redeemed for 3 bottles of TN wine, 1 bottle sparkling wine, 6-compartment wine tote, tasting glass and sparkling wine glass, dinner-to-go from Burchfield’s Catering on site, pickup Sept. 11, 5-7 p.m.
  • Grand Tasting Tickets may be redeemed for 1 bottle of TN wine, wine tote and tasting glass, pickup Sept. 12, 4-7 p.m. Food trucks on site for dinner pickup to go (extra charge).
  • Reserve Tasting Tickets may be redeemed for 3 bottles of TN wine, wine tote, tasting glass and dinner-to-go from Burchfield’s Restaurant on site, Sept. 11, 5-7 p.m.
  • Sparkling Wine Seminar tickets will be redeemed for 1 sparkling wine glass.
  • Refunds available with request via email by Aug. 1, 2020. But wouldn’t you rather support small businesses and farms in Tennessee? Tennessee wines are grown here, and made here, and buying Tennessee wine directly supports local and rural communities. Cheers!
Friday, Sept 11
  • 6-8:30 p.m. RESERVE TASTING & Dinner Under the Oaks – Sample award-winning and reserve Tennessee wines, with great food and live music included. Chat with winemakers pouring their own wines of distinction and purchase directly from them. Avoid the crowds at this smaller, limited seating event.
Saturday, Sept 12
  • 11 a.m.-noon SPARKLING WINE SEMINAR – Sample award-winning sparkling Tennessee wines, led by Adam Acampora, executive director of the Tennessee Farm Winegrowers Alliance, and a Level 3 Sommelier by Wine & Spirit Education Trust of London. Limited seating.
  • 2-7 p.m. 🍷 GRAND TASTING🍷 – Taste 100+ Tennessee wines and ciders, with live music, local artisan vendors, and a Barrels of Fun Charity Race you can join!  Includes a tasting glass and 6-compartment wine tote. Food for purchase.

All events at Melton Lake Park, Oak Ridge, TN. Must be 21 with valid ID at gate. In case of severe weather, events may be moved to the Oak Ridge Civic Center.

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