17th Annual Blessing of the Vines and New Vintage Wine & Gallery Trail
Blessing of the Vines
April 18, 2009
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
2000 Champagne Blvd.
On Saturday, April 18, start the day at Delaney Vineyards as hundreds of wine enthusiasts gather to take part in the Blessing of the Vines and New Vintage Wines, a centuries-old European ceremony to ensure robust vines and savory grapes. The ceremony begins with a colorful procession through the largest vineyard in North Texas, comprised of Grapevine dignitaries, the Knights of Columbus, Mariachis, and the general public. A complimentary wine tasting with live entertainment will follow.
Life is like a bottle of wine…you should savor it to the last bit. So, make springtime plans for a weekend to relish at Grapevine’s 17th Annual New Vintage Wine & Gallery Trail on April 17 and 18, presented by Park Place Motorcars Bedford. An abundance of fun-filled activities will pack the entire weekend, including two entertaining Jazz Wine Trains, the ceremonial Blessing of the Vines and New Release Wines, and the captivating Wine Trail. There is an assortment of unique art galleries, boutique stores and restaurants in Historic Downtown Grapevine as well as wine-related activities.