September 26th & 27th

Indulge your sweet tooth this weekend at our Chocolate and Wine festival featuring local chocolatiers and wineries! Participate in one of our many ‘sweet’ events held all weekend including a chocolate pie eating contest and FREE wine tastings.

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Chocolate Festival

4th Annual Cupcake Battle

All bakers are invited to compete in the new Cupcake Battle! Grab your apron and mixing bowl to whip up your best cupcake recipe for a chance to win great prizes and bragging rights of the best cupcake in the Realm.

Registration Form

Cupcake Vendors

2nd Annual Kid's Cupcake Decorating Competition

All kids under the age of 12 are welcome to participate in the 2nd Annual Kid's Cupcake Decorating Competition! Decorate two matching cupcakes at home to use for display. The cupcakes will be judged by Festival patrons and the winners will receive great prizes!

Registration Form

27th Annual Charity Auction

Come help support those with disabilities by donating items for our auction or by bidding on fun prizes! 100% of the proceeds will benefit Can-Do Canines, a non-profit organization that provides assistance dogs to individuals with disabilities free of charge.

Would you like to make a donation?

Charity Auction Donations

Coming Soon!

Free Wine Tasting

Join us at the Pavilion Stage. Must be 21 years of age or older
and have valid driver's license to taste wine. Times TBA.

Free Vow Renewals

Looking for a little romance? Renew your vows free!
11:00 am & 4:00 pm
No pre-registration required. Meet at Banner Oak Event Center 15 minutes prior to the vow renewals.

Wine Tasting Demo

Ever wonder how professional wine tasters can identify wines just by smelling and tasting? In this fun, audience-participation session, wine educator and Certified Sommelier, Kent Benson will reveal wine tastings secrets and show you how to taste like a pro. Along the way, you'll learn what characteristics to expect from certain grape varieties and how to more successfully choose wines you will like. And, as always, Kent will field any and all of your wine questions.

Chocolate Pie Eating Contest

Put your sweet tooth to the test in the Chocolate Pie Eating Contest.

Grape Stomp

Put your legs to work and get your feet dirty in true wine making fashion at the Grape Stomp on Shepherd's Green!

Weekend Promotions

Coming Soon!

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Looking for something specific?

Important Forms:

Chocolate Vendor Registration Form
Cupcake Battle Registration Form
Kid's Cupcake Decorating Registration Form
Cupcake Battle Flyer
Cupcake Battle FAQ
Charity Auction Donation Form
Charity Auction Letter


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