FINGER LAKES RIESLING FESTIVAL
AUGUST 11 & 12, 2012 • 10-5
We’re worth celebrating. Consider where we live. O all theplaces on earth we could be dropped, we won the lottery.Beautiul lakes. Nature’s bounty. The riendliest people. Inone weekend, we celebrate it all!Join us as wineries, breweries, restaurants, cheese makers,artists, cratsmen and musicians gather to bring everythingthat makes our region special together in one special place.It’s a estival to celebrate summer, amilies, un...and thegood times when it all comes together.Set along beautiul Lakeshore Drive and Kershaw Park inCanandaigua, the estival is a “mile o amily un,” oeringsomething or everyone. Riesling tastings and seminars,beer tastings, artisan cheese samplings and a harvest-resharmers market with vendors galore will please your palate.Live entertainment, arts and crats, a 5K Riesling Run onSaturday and a Classic and Exotic Car Show on Sunday willcompliment this year’s lively estival activities.A portion o the estival’s proceeds benet the CanandaiguaFamily YMCA, to help individuals attend and participate inprograms and activities oered there.To date, the Finger Lakes Riesling Festival has raised morethan $101,000 or the Canandaigua YMCA, which helpedpay or kids, adults, teens and seniors to attend the Y. TheRiesling Festival is not only a great way to raise money tobenet a local cause, but it showcases the great FingerLakes region. It has something to oer or everyone!The estival continues to grow, and provides an opportunityor the Finger Lakes region to enhance its reputation orworld-class culture.Each vendor invites estivalgoers to taste their Rieslingsplus one additional variety. The New York State Crat BeerTent presented by Wegmans is takes place both Saturdayand Sunday, and cheese and ood pairings are abundant.“The estival is driven by people ull o energy, passion, andideas,” says John Ingle Jr., CEO o Heron Hill Winery.Come out to the estival and enjoy
The mile of family fun!
Experience the Finger Lakes viniculture and plenitude.Come have un, celebrate, taste, learn, and simply enjoythe vibe rom 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Saturday, August 11,and Sunday, August 12.
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Wine Garden Featuring Riesling Tastings, Sales By the Bottle • New York State Craft Beer SamplingsEducational Wine Seminars • Cooking Classes, Demonstrations and SamplingsLive Entertainment at Four Venues • Expansive Arts & Crafts Show and SaleClassic and Exotic Car Show • 5K Riesling Run • Canandaigua Lady Hourly CruisesSuper-sized Bounce Houses, Inatable Obstacle Course, Arts & Crafts, and Games For the KidsCommercial Exhibitor Marketplace • Local Farmer’s Market • And So Much More!