The Best NJ Wine Festivals And Events

Wine Samplings, Music, Food, and Vineyard Tours

New Jersey Wine Festivals And Events

New Jersey is well known for its tomatoes, white corn, peaches, and cranberries, but there is more

With more than 50 wineries, New Jersey wines are fast becoming internationally recognized as a premium wines.

The Garden State wine industry has received countless awards locally, nationally and internationally, and is now a significant part of the New Jersey agricultural sector.



Note: This information is provided by event sponsors as a free service to our viewers. Sometimes conditions require cancellations or changes of dates, times and location which are not reflected in the original schedule. Before planning a trip to visit one of the listed events, it is suggested that you call the event sponsor to confirm the event schedule or for additional information on the event.

Continuing Wine Events

Fire Pit Friday's
Year round on Friday evenings,
Willow Creek Farm & Winery
168 Stevens St.,
West Cape May, NJ
609-770-8782
This event takes place every Friday night from 5:30-9:30 pm at their outside Fire Pit. It features live music, wine, sangria and delicious food from their tapas menu. Wine tastings, tapas, and wine/sangria by the glass or bottle available.
The live music is from 6-9pm and takes place inside the winery. Please call ahead to be sure they are not closed for a private event. Reservations are required for guaranteed seating.

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February 2017 Wine Festivals, Wine Tasting Events, and Vineyard Tours

Super Super Bowl Appetizers at the Vineyard
Saturday & Sunday, February 4, 5, 2017; 1pm - 4pm
Villa Milagro Vineyards
33 Warren Glen Road
Finnesville, NJ
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This event celebrates Super Bowl weekend at the Vineyard. No need to Pigout on Pigskin day when you can tackle snacking with delicious low calorie alternatives that pair well with wine. Enjoy these reduced calorie tasty snacks paired with our wines and take the recipes home! Spinach Artichoke Dip Black Bean Dip Sweet Potato Fries
Wear your favorite team's jersey - Super Bowl or not - and receive a free gift.

Wine & Chocolate Wine Trail Weekend
February 11, 12, 2017
Hawk Haven Vineyard & Winery
600 South Railroad Ave
Rio Grande, NJ 08246
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This event features a fun and festive way to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Surprise your special someone this Valentine’s Day weekend with a wine tasting where you can learn about and taste local wines paired with chocolate treats and more. For $16 per person, you will be able to sample eight of their wines, some of which are expertly paired with delicious gourmet chocolates. Souvenir glass included! After your wine tasting, head out to our cozy heated crush pad and enjoy a glass of wine with some
live music and something from their lunch menu.

Wine and Chocolate Weekend
February 11, 12, 2017; 10:00 am - 5pm
Bellview Winery
150 Atlantic Street
Landisville, NJ 08326
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Celebrate Valentine's weekend with a glass of wine and an assortment of chocolates while the sweet sound of acoustic guitar fills the air. While love is in the air, it can also be in your glass with our release of Love Potion on tap! Wine tastings and chocolate assortments $5. Specialty platters will also be available for this weekend.
Live music will be performed from 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM.

Exclusive Valentine's Specialty Tasting
February 11, 12, 2017; The tasting will start promptly at 2:00 PM.
Old York Cellars
80 Old York Road
Ringoes, NJ 08551
908-284-9463
Website
$50.00 per couple. Reserve now to ensure your spot: 908.284.9463. Credit card prepayment is required to make reservation.
Skip the lines, relax with your sweetheart at your own table for two, and enjoy a guided tasting in the heart of where our wine is made. This exclusive pairing includes 8 pre-selected wines, a special selection of hand-crafted chocolates from Laurie's Chocolates, a toast with our 'Blanc de Blanc' Sparkling Wine, and a souvenir glass to commemorate the experience.There is only space for 8 couples per seating. ​ Please plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to your reservation to check in.

New Jersey Winter Wine Festival
Friday, February 24, 2017; 7:30pm to 10pm (6:30pm VIP)
Hilton Short Hills Hotel,
41 John F. Kennedy Pkwy
Short Hills, NJ
Purchase Tickets
Join in and meet up with other wine lovers while enjoying live jazz from an acclaimed Art Sherrod Jr. and his band, along with light food accompaniments prepped by the Hilton's Four Diamond culinary team — Farmstead Artisan Cheeses, Crostini, Ficelles, Baguettes, Crudite/Dips, Selection of Hot Pastas, and Chef's Choice Passed Desserts. Taste the night away and enjoy an amazing array of 150+ wines sourced from the world's best wineries! Enjoy full-bodied and rich reds, crisp whites, many specialty wines — great wines for winter and beyond!

Jersey Shore Wine Weekend
February 24, 25, 2017: 6:30-9:30pm
The Breakers Hotel
1507 Ocean Avenue
Spring Lake, New Jersey
Information & Purchase Tickets
A celebration of great food and wine at the Jersey Shore.

Tropicana's Winter Wine Festival
Saturday, February 25 (2PM – 8PM) , & Sunday February 26, 2017 ( 12PM – 5PM)
Grand Exhibition Center
Tropicana Casino & Resort
2831 Boardwalk 
Atlantic City, NJ 
Website
The event features wine tastings, seminars, entertainment, and more. Over 150 of NJ's finest wines, to sample and purchase, artisan crafters, hand painted glass, and live entertainment.
Ticket includes a tasting glass, wine seminars, cheese & fruit plate.

Hot Wine-Cocoa Weekend
February 25, 26, 2017: Noon to 5:00 PM.
Old York Cellars
80 Old York Road
Ringoes, NJ 08551
908-284-9463
Website
With winter on the doorstep, its the perfect time for a delicious hot cocoa spiked with a red wine! Stop in our Tasting room for tastings and glasses of this perfect winter warmer-upper. A regular wine tasting is $7.00 per person.

Mardi Gras Appetizers at the Vineyard
February 25 , 26, 2017; 1pm - 4pm
Villa Milagro Vineyards
33 Warren Glen Road
Finnesville, NJ
Website
Tasting & Appetizers $5
This event features a celebration of Fat Tuesday and the Mardi Gras.
As we approach Fat Tuesday, our Naw'lins friends are stuffing themselves with Southern goodies. Come on out to sample some popular appetizers this weekend as all prepare for Lent.

March 2017 Wine Festivals, Wine Tasting Events, and Vineyard Tours

Shamrock Festival
March 11 & 12, 2017
Laurita Winery
35 Archertown Road
New Egypt, NJ 08533
Website
Get your GREEN on all you Irish folks! Live Irish music, Irish dancer and amazing Irish food all weekend!

Sinfully Sweet & Foodie Festival

March 18th & 19th, 2017: 11am-4pm
Valenzano Winery
1090 Route 206
Shamong, NJ 08088
Website
This first ever Sinfully Sweet & Foodie Festival, showcases bakeries, chocolatiers, sweet treat and savory specialists from around the area and their delicious wares! Admission price grants you access to the grounds to enjoy the vendors and shopping experience, wine tasting, & souvenir glass. Tickets are good for one day of attendance, there are Saturday OR Sunday tickets available to help make attendance more convenient for guests looking to plan their weekend.

Specialty Tasting: Wine & Chocolate
March 25, 2017; 2pm
Old York Cellars
80 Old York Road
Ringoes, NJ 08551
Website (Website Reservations are required for this event:. $20.00 per person) or call 908.284.9463.
This event features a Specialty Tasting for a small group of guests in their Vintner's Tank Room. This tasting includes an extended flight of 8 wines paired with hand-crafted chocolates by Laurie's Chocolates. Experience the intense flavors that are created when fine wine and award winning confections meet on your palate.
Note: Reserve early, tThere is only space for 16 people per tasting. ​

NJ Wine & Food Festival
March 31- April 2, 2017
Crystal Springs Resort
1 Wild Turkey Way
Hamburg, NJ 07419
Website (Tickets)
This annual event is a celebration of the world's best wines and renowned local and national chefs. The weekend's events are designed to allow food and wine lovers to meet and mingle with chefs, winemakers, sommeliers and fellow wine aficionados.

April 2017 Wine Festivals, Wine Tasting Events, and Vineyard Tours

Bacon Fest
April 29 & 30, 2017
Laurita Winery
35 Archertown Road
New Egypt, NJ 08533
Website
Enjoy everything Bacon. This event features an emphasis on Bacon and food trucks galore. Don't miss this fun filled, pork overload weekend!

Waretown Spring Wine Festival
April 22, 23, 2017; 12pm to 5pm
The Waretown Recreation and Lake Area
182 Wells Mill Road.
Waretown, NJ
Information & Tickets
Cost: $15 in advance or $20 at the gate
The yearly two-day event will feature tastings from a number of award-winning Garden State wineries. The festival will include live entertainment, as well as crafters, retail vendors, food vendors, and a children's play area.

Red Bank International Beer, Wine, and Food Fest
April 30, 2017; noon - 7pm (rain date May 7, 2017)
White Street Parking Lot
Red Bank, NJ
Website
This family friendly event features twenty-five of Red Banks finest restaurants will be selling International favorites at the event including Korean, Thai, Italian, Chinese, All American, Mexican, Irish and More! International wine & beer!
There will be Live Music on Two Stages!
This event is a fundraiser...the proceeds will benefit Red Bank Education Foundation & Red Bank RiverCenter

New Jersey Wineries

Alba Vineyard
269 Riegelsville Warren Glen Road
Milford NJ
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Auburn Road Vineyard & Winery
117 Sharptown-Auburn Rd Pilesgrove, NJ 08098
Website

Bellview Winery
150 Atlantic Street
Landisville, NJ 08326
Website

Cape May Winery & Vineyard
711 Townbank Road
Cape May, NJ 08204
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Cava Winery and Vineyard
3619 New Jersey 94
Hamburg, NJ 07419
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Cream Ridge Winery
145 Rt 539
Cream Ridge, NJ 08514
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Four Sisters Winery
783 N. Bridgeville Rd
Belvidere, NJ 07823
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Hawk Haven Vineyard & Winery
600 South Railroad Ave
Rio Grande, NJ 08246
Website

Heritage Vineyards
480 Mullica Hill Rd.
Mullica Hill, NJ 08062
Website

Hopewell Valley Vineyards
46 Yard Road
Pennington NJ 08534
Website

Iron Plow Vineyards
26750 Mount Pleasant Rd
Columbus, NJ
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Laurita Winery
35 Archertown Road
New Egypt, NJ 08533
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Old York Cellars
80 Old York Road
Ringoes, NJ 08551
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Plagido's Winery
570 N. First Rd.,
Hammonton, NJ
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Renault Winery
72 N. Breman Avenue
Egg Harbor/Galloway, NJ 08215
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Sharrott Winery
370 South Egg Harbor Rd
Hammonton, NJ
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Southwind Winery
385 Lebanon Rd
Millville, New Jersey
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Terhune Orchards Vineyard & Winery
330 Cold Soil Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
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Tomasello Winery
225 N. White Horse Pike
Hammonton, NJ 08037
Website
Unionville Vineyards

9 Rocktown Road
Ringoes, NJ, 08551
Website

Valenzano Winery
1090 Route 206
Shamong, NJ 08088
Website

Villa Milagro Vineyards
33 Warren Glen Road
Finnesville, NJ
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Westfall Winery
141 Clove Road
Montague, NJ 07827
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Willow Creek Farm & Winery
168 Stevens St.,
West Cape May, NJ
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4JG's Vineyard
127 Hillsdale Road
Colts Neck, NJ
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