The 12th Annual Missouri’s Great Northwest Winefest event will be held September 18, 2021, from 11:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. in Mound City’s North Griffith Park. The winefest is hosted by and a fundraiser for Northwest Missouri Enterprise Facilitation (NWMEF).
Many of the wineries participating in this year’s winefest have been deemed winners in Missouri’s Governor Award Winning Wines. There will be more offerings of new wines at this beautiful setting, in the north end of Mound City next to Mound City Development Corporation’s lavish vineyards.
Guests can sip, stroll and shop from a variety of booths featuring artisans, makers, and other vendors while enjoying wine tastings, food, and live music.
The cost of admission is a flat fee of $25 and includes unlimited wine tastings and a souvenir wine tasting glass for those over 21. Admission for children ages 5-10 is $5 and children under 5 are free. No pets are allowed. Tickets may be purchased in advance online by going to NWMEF.org/winefest.
Vendor booths feature items such as handcrafted jewelry, home decorative items, fall flowers, pumpkins, health products, purses and bags, photography, handmade and baked items, jams, jellies, candles, cosmetics, woodworking items, and t-shirts.
There are still vendor spots available. Information for vendors can be found on the website as well as the Missouri’s Great Northwest Winefest Facebook page. For more information or questions concerning this event, contact Lisa Luke, Winefest Event coordinator, 660-582-1050 or email email@example.com.