September 16, 2017                                                  10:00 AM - 7:00 PM


Artists
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
www.cresscommunityfoundation.org
in conjunction with
Avinger Area Chamber of Commerce
www.avingertxchamber.org

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.

Featuring:

   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:


Landon Winery                                            McKinney
Yellow Rose - sweet white wine w/flavors of apple & peach Chenin Blanc
Red Rose - sweet red wine-blend of dry & sweet
Pinot Grigio - dry white wine
Tepranillo - red wine w/cherry & plum flavors
Pinot Noir - red
Viognier - crisp white wine

Texas SouthWind Vineyard and Winery            Refugio
Blackberry Fruit Wine
Raspberry Fruit Wine
Cranberry Fruit Wine
Plum Fruit Wine
2016 Chardonnay American
Purple Rhapsody (Malbec)

Dionisio Winery                                            Pearland
Fruit Wines
Dry Wines

Red Road Vineyard                                      Naples
Aracelli (Sweet Blanc DuBois) a delightful sweet white wine that
boasts profound flavors of honeysuckle, melon, peach & pear.
Las (Southern Style Blush) gorgeous style blush wine with bursts 
of grape, strawberry & honeydew.
Signature White (Dry White) dry white wine with floral, grapey, lemony
 flavor & refreshing acidity.
Signature Red (Fruit Forward Merlot) soft & mellow fruit forward dry
 Merlot blended wine.
Chocolate Lach Rua (our best Cab Sav with essence of Chocolate)
sensual sweet red wine with erotic cocoa aromas & flavors.

Enoch's Stomp Winery & Vineyards           Harelton          
Wide variety of Texas Wines made on site, many of which are
 produced with estate-grown grapes.

O'Farrell Vineyards                                        Atlanta
7 muscadine wine- Red: sweet, semi-sweet & dry
White: sweet, semi-sweet & dry, and Dry & Blush
Also 4 fruit wines- Blueberry, Peach, Plum & Blackberry & Grape




Texas Vineyard & Smokehaus                    Palestine














                                                                                              


2016 Vendors:



       Anna Dewell Designs LLC                               Linden
             stained glass, etched glass, wood burning, jewelry

​         Daddy's Seasonings                                     Nacogdoches
            dry seasoning blends for the grill or in the
            kitchen, original blend, spicy cajun blend & 
            magic dust

     Urban Leopard Boutique                              Texarkana
        mobile boutique selling women's apparel and
          accessories, misses & plus size, also lipsense 
          distributor.

        Winery Artist                                                 Austin
         original pieces, paintings, giclee prints and
            other hand-made wine crafts.

        Designs in Wood                                        Longview
        mostly wooden turned items - bowls, pots & tops,
           rolling pins, scoops, platters, stemware, toy tops,
           cutting boards, cheese boards.

        Happy Mountain Woodworks                    Jefferson
        scripture sticks, name rings, 





Food Vendors:






                           


  Entertainment:

Emcee:  Mike Gilmore


                Leslie Riseden
                    Margaret Durrum







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