Wine event to get Fairport stomping
August 30, 2013 by James
The annual Purple Foot Festival will once again take place in Fairport, New York in a couple of weeks’ time. It is the largest east coast grape stomping festival, taking place during a time of harvest celebration and the tradition of grape stomping old world style. In addition to grape stomping a full line-up of fun and activities includes live music, vendors, food, wine tasting, hay rides, a magic show, and a children’s play area.
Located near Rochester, the Casa Larga Vineyards is located in the Finger Lakes Wine Region. and has produced premium, award-winning wines. Wine tasting and tours will be offered at the Purple Foot Festival, giving visitors an opportunity to learn about the wine-making process and enjoy the fruits (quite literally) of the labor.
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The Purple Foot Festival in Fairport will take place on September 15 from 11:00 am – 6:00 pm at the Casa Larga Vineyards. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Ticket purchase will include a tasting glass and gift bag. Visitors under the age of 21 can attend free of charge but may not participate in the wine tasting events. More information can be found on the event website.