Vintner’s Village – Grand Wine Tasting on Main Street

The Main Event is all new! Vintner’s Village (formerly known as the Grand Tasting) is enhanced with a focus on wine tastings paired with local fare, presented with live music. The block between Sunset Drive and Morris Street will be open to pedestrians only, where attendees can sip, taste, shop, and stroll through the event. Over 40 wines from 9 regions will be featured right along Main Street! Enjoy alongside small bites prepared especially to complement the wine regions:


The Main Street Stage, presented by Blue Ridge Mountain Club, will host music by 2 Crow Moon, The Bottle Openers, JJ Hipps and the Hideaway, Handlebar Betty, and Shelby Rae Moore all afternoon! Phillip Epley will be the Master of Ceremonies.

Looking for easy parking? A free shuttle will run a continuous route all day from 12 pm until 5pm. The shuttle will allow visitors to park in satellite lots at Tanger Shoppes on the Parkway and Food Lion grocery.

It’s the place to be! Tickets are $50 in advance, $60 day of the event.


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Savor Blowing Rock Moves to May!

BLOWING ROCK, N.C. (December 2017) –  SAVOR Blowing Rock returns to North Carolina’s Prettiest Small Town in May 2018, a change from its usual weekend in April.  The 2018 edition of SAVOR Blowing Rock will be Thursday, May 3 through Sunday, May 6 in an effort to move the sensory celebration into a month with warmer temperatures and include seasonal residents who typically return in early May.

The 2018 SAVOR Blowing Rock promises to be an even greater celebration of the senses, featuring wineries, craft breweries, spirited liquor distillers, local restaurants, popular chefs and pairing experts.

Popular sampling events include the Grand Wine Tasting, Reserve Tasting, Wine, Craft Beer and Spirits Pairing Dinners, and Taste! A Restaurant Showcase. In addition, seminars and cooking classes cover topics including beer and wine pairing, grilling and more. Other events include Blowing Rock Art & History Museum’s Cork and Canvas and Chetola Resort’s Corkscrew 5K.

SAVOR Blowing Rock is produced by the Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce. For SAVOR Blowing Rock ticket sales, visit