Wednesday, May 30

Vintage Indiana Wine Festival Schedule 2012

 Vintage Indiana
A festival of wine, food and fun
June 2, 2012
11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Military Park-Indianapolis

Taste the Experience!
Join us at the 13th annual Vintage Indiana Wine & Food Festival
~ An award-winning festival promoting Indiana wine and food ~

Celebrate with the Indiana wineries as they offer samples of more than 200 award-winning wines.
Adult sampler ticket only ~ ID required ~ First 10,000 receive etched wine glass

Tickets are available by clicking
Adult Tickets:
$22 in advance/$25 at the gate
Designated Drivers: 21 and older
$10 in advance/$10 at the gate
Age 6 to 20: $5
Children 5 and under: FREE
Phone Orders: 1-800-359-2968

These items will be confiscated at the gate or if found on the grounds.
No re-entry, no pets, no refunds, no outside food/beverage No Refunds
Beat the Dinnertime Clock
Any busy parents knows getting a meal on the table before your kids break out into the “I’m starving” chant! You can get dinner on the table before the kids think they are starving. Quick and easy recipes from the Indiana’s Dairy Farmers and Indiana’s Turkey Producers will make you look like a champion. The New Hoosier Wine Trail will talk about their favorite wines with this great meal.
1:30 p.m.
Lighten up Your Meals for Summer
When it gets too hot, no one wants to spend lots of time in the kitchen. These recipes featuring dairy and turkey will have you out of the kitchen and enjoying summer in no time. The Indy Wine Trail will entertain your palate during this hour. 
3:00 p.m.
Recipes Dad Wants You to Make
Father’s Day is just a few weeks away and it’s time to spoil the Dad’s in our lives with great food and drink! Indiana’s Dairy Farmers show you how to add cheese to your potatoes while Indiana’s Turkey Farmers whip up a dish your Dad will love! The Indiana Wine Trail will be on hand to guide you in wine Dad will love! 
4:30 p.m.
Get our Your Grill
Warm summer days mean our grills are busy! Join the chefs from Clarks Appliance as they showcase their cooking talents and show us what they grill during the summer months! We will also announce the winner of the contest for those Indiana Uplands Wine Trail trekkers who participated in the year long tasting event! 

2:30 p.m. ~ 4:30 p.m.
Jennie DeVoe
5 p.m. ~ 7 p.m.
Casey James

Participating Wineries
Best Vineyards - Brown County Winery - Buck Creek Winery
Butler Winery & Vineyards - Carousel Winery - Cedar Creek Winery
Chateau de Pique - Easley Winery - Ertel Cellars Winery
French Lick Winery - Harmony Winery - Huber's Orchard, Winery & Vineyard
Indian Creek Winery - Mallow Run Winery - McClure's Orchard
Monkey Hollow Winery - Oliver Winery - Rettig Hill Winery
River City Winery - Satek Winery - Simmons Winery
Thomas Family Winery - Turtle Run Winery - Whyte Horse Winery
Wildcat Creek Winery - Winzerwald Winery

Participating Restaurants
Barto's Banquets and Catering - Baskin Robbins
Bazbeaux Pizza - Big Green Bistro
Blue Lagoon Catering - Boone County Pork Producers
Chef Dan's Southern Comfort - Cobb's Cajun Cooking
Emkay Enterprises - Glodo's Original Kettle Korn
Jr. Chapter of the American Culinary Federation
Little Jimmy's - Port-a-Pit Catering - Taco Lassi
Art Vendors
A+ Images - All Bottled Up in Indy - Cookie Lee Jewelry
Dave's Nepal Attire - Elizabeth Alta Jewelry - Glass with Class
Hats by Patricia - Heavenly Dips - Iron Kettle Restaurants
Jennifer Meeker Fine Art - Klick! Photography - Mushroom Gear
Nature's Bling - Niyama Herbal Arts  -  Scentsy
The Happy Fish Shoppe - The Painted Ladies  -  The Wishing Well
Tiki Trends - Tina's Traditional Old English Kitchen
Trinkets From the Heart - Vintage Indiana Shoppe  -  Xocai Healthy Chocolate

Vintage Indiana is presented by the Indiana Wine Grape Council, headquartered on the Purdue University campus in West Lafayette. Sponsors: WFMS & WJJK Radio,Indiana's Family of Farmers, NUVO Newsweekly, Indiana Turkey, WISH-TV, the American Dairy Association of Indiana, WNDY-TV, Clark Appliance, Indiana State Poultry Association, and Marsh Supermarkets.

For additional information, tickets, and directions, visit, or call 1.800.832.WINE.

Elizabeth J. Musgrave is a syndicated columnist, travel writer, performing arts and restaurant critic. Catch her as Indy’s Entertainment Adviser on 93 WIBC, and follow her on Twitter @GottaGo and Facebook. Gotta Go is published on and in M magazine and the following newspapers: South Sider Voice, Indiana Weekender, New Palestine Reporter, Pendleton Times Reporter and Fortville-McCordsville Reporter.

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