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Grapevine’s 17th Annual Blessing Of The Vines & New Vintage Wine and Gallery Trail

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Bet you didn’t know that Grapevine had a Jazz Wine Train. Now you do. It will run Friday and Saturday nights at 6:40p.m. and again at 9:30p.m. The train ride features several wines from Grapevine, food, and live jazz. It’s just one part of the two-day annual celebration that kicks off tomorrow morning at 11:0a.m. Sounds like tons of fun. Jump for details.Click here for tickets.

17th Annual Blessing of the Vines & New Vintage Wine and Gallery Trail – 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., beginning at Delaney Vineyards at 2000 Champagne Blvd.
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, the Lancaster Gallery Art Show, and the captivating wine trail, which incorporates an assortment of unique art galleries in Historic Downtown Grapevine and wine-related activities.

April 17 & 18
The one-of-a-kind wine tasting experience begins with the remarkable New Vintage Jazz Wine Train.  The popular Jazz Wine Train will run on two evenings – April 17 and 18 – onboard the Grapevine Vintage Railroad, located at Grapevine’s historic Cotton Belt Depot at 705 S. Main Street. The captivating excursion features several Grapevine wines, various delectable foods and live jazz entertainment in each passenger car.  The Jazz Wine Train departs both evenings at 6:40 p.m. and returns at 9:30 p.m.  Tickets are $55 per person (space limited, reservations required).

April 18
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.  The New Vintage Wine Trail begins at 11 a.m. and will run through 5 p.m., offering a memorable journey to experience first-hand the many unique winery tasting rooms of Grapevine. Passports, which include tastings at each winery, are $45 per person.
To purchase tickets or for information on New Vintage hotel packages, visit www.GrapevineTexasUSA.com.

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