September 17, 2016                                                  10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

A Celebration of Wine, Food, Art and Music
Join us on Saturday, Sept. 16th in Downtown Avinger
for the 5th Annual Avinger Wine Festival! 
CRESS Community Foundation
A non-profit service organization
in conjunction with
Avinger Area Chamber of Commerce

Entrance into the festival is FREE!

Enjoy a leisurely day at the festival in a comfortable and inviting atmosphere where select vendors for artisan foods will offer their yummy delicacies for sampling and sale. You will also love the many prominent and accomplished artists & craftsmen that will have their works on display for viewing and purchase. And listen for the beat, as local musicians will be heard throughout the day for your entertainment! 

Only the best of Texas Wines will be featured in our beautiful Wine Garden.  Here, wine experts from the wineries are available to answer all of your questions. Door Prizes are also presented hourly with your entrance to the Wine Garden! Wine tastings are $1 each - charged by the wineries. Admission to the Wine Garden is $5. Wine will be sold by the taste for $1, by the glass and by the bottle.


   Texas Wineries

   Artisan Foods

   Prominent Artists

   Local Musicians
         141 Pine Street  Avinger, TX   75630

Put this date on your calendar...September 16, 2017
 Bring friends & family and enjoy a beautiful Fall day on the grounds of one of Avinger's  beautiful Historic Homes, in downtown Avinger!
Local Musicians
       2016 Participating Wineries:

  • Enoch's Stomp Winery & Vineyards                 Harlton
  • Fairhaven Vineyards                                           Hawkins
  • Texas Legato                                                      Lampasas
  • Los Pinos Ranch Vineyards                             Pittsburg
  • Maydelle Country Winery                                  Rusk
  • O'Farrell Country Vineyards                             Atlanta
  • White Fox Vineyards                                         Murchinson
  • Red Road Vineyard                                            Naples
  • Texas Southwind Vineyard & Winery               Refugio
  • Texas Vineyard & Smokehaus                          Palestine  
  • Silver Dollar Winery                                           Bedford 
  • Naca Valley Vineyard                                         Nacogdoches 
  • Perrine Winery                                                    College Station                                                             

2016 Vendors:

  • Avinger ISD Art Dept.                                       Avinger
  • Designs in Wood                                              Longview
  • D & R Gourmet Blends                                    Ft. Worth                   
  • Foxy's Marvelous Masquerades                     Avinger
  • Gold Canyon Candles                                     New Boston
  • Avinger Area Chamber                                    Avinger
  • The Spicewood Food Company                     Spicewood
  • Welborn Studios                                              Pittsburg
  • Bar H Creek                                                      Avinger
  • Abby's Special Dips                                       Texarkana
  • Red Cross                                                       Avinger
  • Art by zeekycat                                              Avinger
  • Happy Mountain Woodworks                       Jefferson
  • Paisley Spur                                                   Winnsboro
  • Sandy's Kitchen                                             New Boston
  • J & J Crafts                                                     Atlanta
  • Whimsical Upcycled Glass Art                     Commerce
  • Midge's Homemade Goods                           Atlanta
  • Art by Oreta                                                    Kildare
  • The Greer Farm                                              Daingerfield
  • Creative Designs by OCD                             Gladewater
  • Texas Master Naturalists Cypress Basin Chapter   Avinger
  • Ranchita Woodworks                                    Hughes Springs
  • United Methodist Church                              Avinger
  • LB Creations                                                  Texarkana

Food Vendors:

    Cowboy Chicken                                Longview
        Rotisserie Chicken 
    Haute Goat                                          Longview 
        Artisan Goat Cheese
    Tammy's Homemade Ice Cream       Jefferson
        Homemade Ice Cream

    The Pink Company                             Duncanville 
         Foot long Corn Dogs, Funnel Cakes, Sausage on a stick,
           Potato Swirls, Fried Oreos. Lemonade & Ice Tea   
     The Steak Stand                                  Avinger
            Steak Bites, Cheese Bites, Fried Pickles
        Five D Cattle Co.                                Avinger
        Pork & Shrimp



Emcee:  Mike Gilmore
Linda Shaddix
Leslie Riseden
Chris Colston 
Margaret Durrum

Location of the Wine Garden, 141 Pine Street the corner of Church & Pine Streets - Downtown Avinger Main Street.