Finger Lakes Wine Festival
Friday, July 11 – 5 p.m.
Yancey's Fancy Launch of The Lakes
Saturday, July 12 & Sunday, July 13 – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Finger Lakes Wine Festival presented by Yancey's Fancy
The Finger Lakes Wine Festival offers the largest showcase of wines produced in New York State with over 90 wineries paired with regional artisans, live music, culinary classes and cooking demonstrations.
Attending Wineries, Vendors and Restaurants
More than 90 wineries join numerous vendors and restaurants for the Finger Lakes Wine Festival presented by Yancey's Fancy New York's Artisan Cheese each year and 2014 is no exception. Find out who will be there in July and check back to see the list grow longer as the event approaches.
Please note, Watkins Glen International is still accepting applications for the 2014 FLWF. If you do not see your favorite winery, vendor or restaurant on the list, tell them you want to see them at this year's Finger Lakes Wine Festival!
You've tasted the Finger Lakes Region in a glass, now taste what the region has to offer in a culinary class or an outdoor cooking demonstration. Watkins Glen International welcomes Chef Paul Mach and other esteemed culinary aficionados from our backyard to share their kitchen secrets.
Wine Seminars will be hosted in Watkins Glen International's Media Center in the air conditioned "Deadline Room." Each are first come, first served. Space is limited.
Finger Lakes Wine Festival would not be complete without live, quality entertainment. With over 25 bands performing live from a variety of locations, including Cabernet Courtyard, Sparkling Courtyard and The Park, there is no shortage of music talent to enjoy. There are a variety of music styles for you to enjoy while you enjoy the company of family and friends.
Pace Car Rides
See the world-reknown road course from the same vantage point of a driver. Take a ride in an official Watkins Glen International vehicle during Finger Lakes Wine Festival! Pause from tasting and have your breath taken away.
First come, first serve for this outstanding opportunity. Passes are just $10 and are available for purchase at the entrance to Pit Road in the Cabernet Courtyard.