Holiday wine festival set for Count Basie Center in Red Bank on Dec. 4

Holiday wine festival set for Count Basie Center in Red Bank on Dec. 4

6 of New Jersey’s very best wineries as well as vacation sellers, artisans and entertainers are established for Cheers! A Holiday Wine Pageant which will consider spot at the Depend Basie Heart for the Arts in Purple Lender on Dec. 4.

Tickets for the 21-and-in excess of party, to be held all over the Count Basie Center sophisticated, are on sale now at, the Basie Heart box office environment and Ticketmaster.

Tickets are priced at $35 and contain a memento tasting glass. A $180 VIP encounter for 4 with tickets, souvenir tasting eyeglasses and reserved seating at The Vogel is also accessible, according to a press release.

Patrons can stroll as a result of the Basie Centre grand lobby for tasting and product sales options, with seating and are living enjoyment out there at The Vogel, the Basie Center’s new overall performance location. The Tacoholics food stuff truck will be on hand serving Mexican fare.

Taking part Yard Condition wineries contain Auburn Road Vineyards of Pilesgrove, Millville’s Cedar Rose Vineyards and Terra Nonno Vineyard, Tomasello Vineyard of Hammonton, Shamong’s Valenzano Winery and Villa Milagro Vineyards out of Philipsburg.

Fine meats purveyor Jerky James, Freehold’s Hangover Pretzel Corporation, Linden-based spouse and children bakery Bakers Bounty, charcuterie seller Gina’s Cheese Corner, jewelers Touchstone Crystal, purse creators House of Cork, tub products enterprise B. Baths and alcohol-infused dessert makers Cynful Bliss will also be aspect of the festival.

In line with the holiday getaway season, the Cheers! A Vacation Wine Pageant will also element strolling carolers, alternatives for visitors to acquire shots with St. Nick and dwell amusement featuring Christmas songs classics, in accordance to the push release.

In accordance to the Backyard Condition Wine Growers Affiliation, New Jersey is quickly developing itself as one particular of the leading wine regions of the Mid-Atlantic.

Far more than 1,500 acres in the condition are operated as vineyards, with New Jersey wines now routinely earning accolades and substantial scores in publications like Wine Fanatic and Wine Advocate, in accordance to the push release.

Only Backyard State wines are served for the duration of state dinners held at Drumthwacket, the Governor’s mansion, when the Intercontinental Wine Review not too long ago mentioned New Jersey wines are “on the increase,” noting the curiosity and maximize in output of wine in the state and concluding that “we assume all of these things are currently going in the proper path and guarantee a very dazzling foreseeable future for the wines of New Jersey.”