April 11, 2015
Toast the good life at Grapevine's 23rd Annual Blessing of the Vines & New Vintage Wine and Gallery Trail, presented by Park Place Dealerships. With tradition and flair, Grapevine celebrates new release wines, beautiful works of art and good times with friends.
Blessing of the Vines
10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
2000 Champagne Blvd.
Start the day at Grapevine's Delaney Vineyards at the Blessing of the Vines. Walk with a mariachi band, dignitaries and guests through the beautiful vineyard and experience a centuries-old European blessing performed by a priest. The priest will bless the vines, ensuring a bountiful harvest, as well as the new release wines. After the blessing, enjoy a complimentary wine tasting and live entertainment.
New Vintage Wine and Gallery Trail
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
$55 Adults 21 years and older only
After the Blessing of the Vines, the celebration continues on the New Vintage Wine and Gallery Trail. Taste a variety of wines at Grapevine's winery tasting rooms and enjoy beautiful works of art throughout the city.
Admission for the New Vintage Wine and Gallery Trail includes a souvenir wine glass, live entertainment and three tastings of wine and one food item at each participating winery tasting room. Tickets purchased online must be picked up at Delaney Vineyards on April 11. Tickets can also be purchased on April 11 at any participating winery. Participants must have a ticket for the New Vintage Wine and Gallery Trail to receive wine, food and the souvenir wine glass.
Special works of art can be viewed at Grapevine's Palace Arts Center at 300 S. Main St. in Historic Downtown Grapevine; the Grand Gallery and Tower Gallery at the Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau Headquarters at 636 S. Main St. and at galleries and fine art working studios throughout the city.