Alaska Wine Festivals
Want to get out and taste great wines in the great
state of Alaska? Then look for a a Alaska Wine Festival! These wine
events are a perfect way to fill a sunny Saturday or Sunday afternoon.
Local Alaska wineries set up booths and dispense their special wines
for you to taste and buy. It's a great way to sample a wide variety
of wines in one fun-filled place. Alaska has several wonderful wine
and food festivals scheduled every year for locals and visitors
to enjoy. At most festivals you can expect to pay a nominal entrance
fee that then allows you to sample all the wines offered at the
event. Others sell tasting tickets that you can use at your tasting
discretion. Located in and around cities like Nome, Kotzebue, Fairbanks
and Fort Yukon, there are wine festivals that bring you the best samplings
of AK wines. Many specialize in fine AK wines as well as national and
international wines. At every booth you can expect to find helpful
and friendly wine experts eager to answer your questions.
Taste Alaska Wine at AK Food Festivals
You may find wines from Alaskan Wilderness Wines,
Denali Winery, Waites Winery, Bear Creek Winery, and many others
at Alaska wine festivals. In addition to wine, these events can
include excellent food to sample, prepared by local restaurants
and chefs. And often you can expect music too. After all, nothing
pairs better with wine than a little Jazz, or Blue Grass music.
Local musicians are out playing their best music to accompany the
wine tasting. Whether you're visiting Bethel, Dillingham, Anchorage
and Homer you can find a local wine, food and music festival that
will perfect your AK vacation. The most popular time of year for
these festivals are the Fall and Summer months, but they are also
scheduled during holiday months as well. Imagine sipping some great
wines while watching the annual Christmas Tree lighting ceremony!
So although, you may not have time to visit all of Alaska's
great wineries, you can taste their wines at these great events.
So get out and enjoy! As always, Wine Bar Wineries is here to help
you find exciting wine, food and music festivals near you.
For more information about Alaska Wine & Food
Festivals contact the Alaska Tourism Office at P.O. Box 110801, Juneau AK 99811-0801 Telephone: 800-862-5275 or 907-465-2012.