Maryland Wineries' Calendar of Promotional Events & Activities

Maryland's wineries offer hundreds of fun-filled events throughout the year. Whether you bring the whole family, a group of friends, or that special someone, events at Maryland's wineries can be both entertaining and educational. Events listed are those hosted by members of the Maryland Wineries Association.

Here you'll find the wineries' major events for the year.



Month:        Event Type:        Wine Trail:        Winery:  



April

April 01

Saturday Music: Todd Brooks

Big Cork Vineyards

music, vineyards

Guitarist Todd Brooks joins us for a relaxing afternoon.

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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April 01

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

Crow Vineyard and Winery

Murder Mystery Dinner

Join us for a 3 course wine paired dinner with a Murder Mystery from Ovation Theatre Company: Murder at Long Branch Saloon. Come dressed to participate and just join in the fun as an observer. To reserve your tickets: go to crowvineyardandwinery.com click on events. Limited seating.

Crow Vineyard and Winery

Cost:
$65. per person

When:
6 to 9 pm

Where:
Crow Vineyard and Winery
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April 01

Game Night

Toasted Goat Winery

Join us for game nights Saturdays at the Toasted Goat Winery. Bring your friends for an enjoyable evening.

Toasted Goat Winery

Cost:
0

When:
6 - 10 pm

Where:
Toasted Goat Winery
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April 01

April Fool's Day Throwback Party! ft. Made in the 80's

Knob Hall Winery

No joke! Made in the 80's will be here partying all night! Come join in the great music and dancing! 80's swag welcome ;) Saturday Shows are family-friendly, however anyone ages 17 and under must be supervised by an adult at all times. $5 admission for anyone ages 4 and up. (Wine Club Members are free) Light food and snacks are available through Knob Hall Winery. You can purchase food through our caterer, Executive Chef Jeremy Jones. (Cash only to purchase food through Mr. Jones) You can bring snacks and small food items to Knob Hall Winery, however it is illegal to bring any alcohol not made at Knob Hall WInery on to our property or in our facility. (Maryland State Law) Coolers and backpacks will be checked. Call ahead for reservations to ensure a seated table anytime at 301-842-2777! Thank you for supporting your local musicians and your local winery!

Knob Hall Winery

Cost:
5

When:
7pm-10pm

Where:
Knob Hall Winery
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April 02

Westminster Wine Stroll

Loew Vineyards

Gathering of several Maryland wineries, offering samples and sales of glasses and bottles of wine in Downtown Westminster.

Loew Vineyards

Cost:
10

When:
4 to 8 pm

Where:
Loew Vineyards
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April 02

Uncork your Creativity*Zentangles 101

Dove Valley Winery

Uncork your Creativity..”Art Workshop – Zentangle 101” Instructor: Lishamarie Hunter Spend an enjoyable creative afternoon with friends learning and relaxing at Dove Valley Winery with Lishamarie Hunter! Learn to create beautiful Zentangle Tiles with a Certified Zentangle Educator. Please call 410-658-8388 to register

Dove Valley Winery

Cost:
$30 * All materials provided & glass of wine

When:
1-3pm

Where:
Dove Valley Winery
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April 02

View of the Vineyard

Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery

An educational focus on wine with live music from Anna Burgess VIP Gold Leaf Pick-up Party More details coming soon! No fee, no reservations.

Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery

Cost:
0

When:
1-4pm

Where:
Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery
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April 02

Sunday Music: Matthew Eden

Big Cork Vineyards

Enjoy the acoustic blues and folks sounds of Matthew Eden.

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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April 03

Flower Arranging with Eichholz Flowers

Red Heifer Winery

Enjoy and afternoon or creativity and fun with a make and take flower arrangement!

Join us for a flower arranging workshop with Jon Ingels, owner of Eichholz Flowers in Waynesboro, PA. Enjoy an afternoon of creativity and fun! You will receive all materials and flowers to create your own make and take flower arrangement. Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine while you create your arrangement. Reservations are required for this event. Date: Sunday, April 2nd 2017 Time: 2pm-4pm Cost: $35 Sign up: Reserve space now by calling the winery 301-824-5210 Where: Red Heifer Winery * 12840 Red Heifer Winery Lane * Smithsburg, Maryland 21783

Red Heifer Winery

Cost:
35

When:
2-4pm

Where:
Red Heifer Winery
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April 06

Wine & Canvas

Toasted Goat Winery

Call winery for details

Toasted Goat Winery

Cost:
0

When:
6 pm till 9 pm

Where:
Toasted Goat Winery
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April 07

Friday Night Music Series: The Short Hill Mountain Boys

Big Cork Vineyards

music, vineyards

The Short Hill Mountain Boys bring their own blend of bluegrass, old-time, cajun, classic country, and folk music to the vineyard

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
6:00 - 9:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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April 07

Adult Only Easter Egg Hunt

Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery

Our most popular adult only event is back and planning is under way. This WILL be a ticketed event. Check back for more details soon.

Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery

Cost:
15/team or $5/person admission only

When:
6-9pm

Where:
Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery
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April 07

Wine & Vinyl Nights

Toasted Goat Winery

Join us on Friday evenings for wine and vinyl nights. Bring in your favorite records or listen to some or ours while enjoying your favorite wines.

Toasted Goat Winery

Cost:
0

When:
6 - 10 pm

Where:
Toasted Goat Winery
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April 08

Saturday Music: Anthony Semia

Big Cork Vineyards

music, vineyards

An afternoon acoustic guitar music from Anthony Semia is the perfect way to spend your day. 

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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Decanter Wine & Racing Festival
April 08

Decanter Wine & Racing Festival

Bet on the horses and stock up your wine cellar!

At Decanter, there truly is something for everyone! From live racing, betting, to seminars, to craft vendors and more, there isn’t much down-time at Laurel Park Race Course.

Join us for our 7th annual Decanter Wine Festival, set for April 8, where we will celebrate the tradition of the growing wine industry as well as the legacy of horse racing here in Maryland. This weekend of fine wine tasting is perfectly complemented by the presence of our partner, the Maryland Jockey Club.  And once again this year, we will be hosting a “best-dressed” contest for attendees with the best Preakness attire. So pull out that big fancy hat & seersucker suit from the back of your closet and head to the races!

For more information: Visit the event page

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Cost:
$30-50

When:
12-6pm

Where:
Laurel Park Race Course

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April 08

Game Night

Toasted Goat Winery

Join us for game nights Saturdays at the Toasted Goat Winery. Bring your friends for an enjoyable evening.

Toasted Goat Winery

Cost:
0

When:
6 - 10 pm

Where:
Toasted Goat Winery
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April 08

Cork Hunt & Egg Hunt

Dove Valley Winery

Cork Hunt & Egg Hunt RAIN DATE April 9th (Free Event) Egg Hunt for Children up to 12 Adult Cork Hunt age 21 over Bring your Camera for photos with the EASTER BUNNY !!! RSVP NEEDED by 4/3/2017 Please call 410-658-8388

Dove Valley Winery

Cost:
0

When:
3pm

Where:
Dove Valley Winery
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April 09

Uncork your Creativity*Raku Glazing

Dove Valley Winery

Uncork your Creativity * Raku Glazing Class Offering two Classes *11am or 3pm Instructor: Doug Barry Participants will select a ceramic form from a variety of unique forms. Participants will learn basic glazing techniques and will glaze their ceramic form as they choose. Participants will get to view their works get Raku fired and take their works of art home that day! All materials provided. $30 Limit 15 per class Please Call 410-658-8388 to complete your booking

Dove Valley Winery

Cost:
$40 * All materials provided & glass of wine

When:
11am or 3pm class

Where:
Dove Valley Winery
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April 09

Sunday Music: Drew Adams

Big Cork Vineyards

music, vineyards

Enjoy a leisurely afternoon listening to acoustic guitarist Drew Adams, a BIG favorite. 

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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April 13

It's Bouquet to Wine a Little!

Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery

Flowers & Wine - what more could a girl ask for? Treat yourself and your closest girlfriends to a fun & relaxing girl's night out! While sipping on your favorite beverage, learn step-by-step from a local wedding flower expert how to create a beautiful spring table centerpiece that you can take home and enjoy! Ticket includes one glass of wine & all flowers & materials. Retail value of arrangement created valued at $60-75.

Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery

Cost:
55

When:
4-5:30pm

Where:
Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery
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April 14

Wine & Vinyl Nights

Toasted Goat Winery

Join us on Friday evenings for wine and vinyl nights. Bring in your favorite records or listen to some or ours while enjoying your favorite wines.

Toasted Goat Winery

Cost:
0

When:
6 - 10 pm

Where:
Toasted Goat Winery
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April 14

Friday Night Music Series: Ted Chapman

Big Cork Vineyards

We welcome back Ted Chapman, playing tunes from the 50s, 60s, 70s  and 80s.

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
6:00 - 9:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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April 15

Saturday Music: Connie Guy and Ted Jenkins

Big Cork Vineyards

music, wine

An afternoon of blues, ballads and jazz with Connie Guy and Ted Jenkins.

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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April 15

Game Night

Toasted Goat Winery

Join us for game nights Saturdays at the Toasted Goat Winery. Bring your friends for an enjoyable evening.

Toasted Goat Winery

Cost:
0

When:
6 - 10 pm

Where:
Toasted Goat Winery
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April 15

Cheers for Murder !! Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

Dove Valley Winery

Without A Cue Productions, presents... Cheers for Murder !...at Dove Valley Winery Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre Hosted inside Dove Valley's New Event Room * Dinner & Show $35.00 ..includes a glass of wine *Tickets available at www.missiontix.com or 410-658-8388 RSVP Needed...(Limited Seating) It’s a sad day for Sam, Diane, Carla, and Cliff – their long time friend, Norm, has passed away, and they have all gathered for the wake. It seems Norm has died at this very bar, and the circumstances surrounding his demise are more than questionable. Join us for Norm’s wake, but beware - as accusations fly, tempers will get heated, pasts will be dug up, and someone – maybe even you – could be the next victim as we say “Cheers...to Murder!”

Dove Valley Winery

Cost:
$35 pp /Includes Dinner ,Show and a glass of wine

When:
6-9pm *Doors open 5:30pm

Where:
Dove Valley Winery
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April 16

Sunday Music: Ed Barney

Big Cork Vineyards

music, wine

Ed Barney joins us and blends blues, soul and classic rock with folk and bluegrass.

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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April 21

Friday Night Music Series: Annie Stokes

Big Cork Vineyards

wine, music

Annie Stoke, Virginia indie-folk musician is back for a fun Friday night

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
6:00 - 9:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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April 21

Wine & Vinyl Nights

Toasted Goat Winery

Join us on Friday evenings for wine and vinyl nights. Bring in your favorite records or listen to some or ours while enjoying your favorite wines.

Toasted Goat Winery

Cost:
0

When:
6 - 10 pm

Where:
Toasted Goat Winery
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April 22

Saturday Music: Jazz Connection

Big Cork Vineyards

music, jazz, wine

 It's an afternoon of jazz with Jazz Connection.

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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April 22

Game Night

Toasted Goat Winery

Join us for game nights Saturdays at the Toasted Goat Winery. Bring your friends for an enjoyable evening.

Toasted Goat Winery

Cost:
0

When:
6 - 10 pm

Where:
Toasted Goat Winery
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April 22

Murder Mystery Dinner

Knob Hall Winery

wine, dinner theatre, theatre

The rustle of silks and feathers under muted conversation was probably the last thing heard by the tragically and unexpectedly deceased at the Annual Billionaires Club Masquerade Ball. With a mystery under each feathery façade, unmasking the killer may be quite a challenge. It’s up to you to determine which partygoer is guilty, bring this crime to justice, and save the party! Attend the Billionaires’ Club Annual Masquerade Ball and help get this soiree back on track by trading clues with your guests, gathering information, and solving the crime before the masked menace gets away! Evening wear, ball gowns, Venetian masks, suits, and tuxes are what to wear to this high class night of masks and murder. Get ready for a glamorous evening of mystery, intrigue, and murder. **Dinner will be served at 6?:15?pm** This is a single course plated meal, substitutions are only possible with a 14 day advanced notice by contacting jeremy@knobhallwinery.com *** Call ahead and reserve your seats once you purchase tickets at 301-842-2777 Price: Show Only $20 Dinner and Show $45 Dinner Menu: Braised Boneless Beef Short Ribs whipped golden potatoes, French Beans Amandine cider sauce Ticket link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/murder-mystery-dinner-tickets-31131042787

Knob Hall Winery

Cost:
20-45

When:
6PM-9PM

Where:
Knob Hall Winery
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April 23

Uncork your Creativity..Silk Scarf

Dove Valley Winery

Uncork your Creativity ...Silk Scarf Painting Instructor:Carol Huber Try your hand at an incredible,relaxing art form class. You'll learn fast,fun ways to create original designs for your silk scarf. Forget drawing a straight line or even working with a brush. No previous painting or art background is necessary. Please call 410-658-8388 to register

Dove Valley Winery

Cost:
$30 includes all material and a glass of wine

When:
1-3pm

Where:
Dove Valley Winery
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April 23

Sunday Music: D.T. Huber

Big Cork Vineyards

D.T. Huber joins us for an afternoon of Americana-folk music. 

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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April 28

Wine & Vinyl Nights

Toasted Goat Winery

Join us on Friday evenings for wine and vinyl nights. Bring in your favorite records or listen to some or ours while enjoying your favorite wines.

Toasted Goat Winery

Cost:
0

When:
6 - 10 pm

Where:
Toasted Goat Winery
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April 29

Saturday Music: Drew Adams

Big Cork Vineyards

We welcome back a BIG favorite, acoustic guitarist Drew Adams. Spend a leisurely afternoon with us.

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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April 29

Frostburg Arts Walk

Toasted Goat Winery

Come see all that Frostburg has to offer at its annual Arts Walk. Enjoy works from local artist at many downtown businesses. https://www.facebook.com/events/415516938784152/

Toasted Goat Winery

Cost:
0

When:
3 pm till 8 pm

Where:
Toasted Goat Winery
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April 29

Game Night

Toasted Goat Winery

Join us for game nights Saturdays at the Toasted Goat Winery. Bring your friends for an enjoyable evening.

Toasted Goat Winery

Cost:
0

When:
6 - 10 pm

Where:
Toasted Goat Winery
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April 29

Bushmaster Blues Featuring Gary Brown

Dove Valley Winery

Bushmaster Blues Featuring Gary Brown *This critically acclaimed band and it's front man, Gary Brown, have been hailed as "Best Up and Coming Blues Rock Artist" by Rock Over America Magazine, and Living Blues Magazine said, " Musically, Brown and his crew draw upon influences ranging from the obvious (Jimi Hendrix, for example) to the sublime (world beat, Latin rock, and – oh yeah! – Funkadelic). "Bushmaster featuring the vocals and stellar guitar of Gary Brown... If you like blues, rock, and funk served with a great rhythm section and cool guitar then you will love Bushmaster..." Tickets can be purchased on line at www.missiontix.com Tickets are Non- Refundable *No Outside Beverages or Coolers Allowed

Dove Valley Winery

Cost:
$10 (on line) /$20 at Gate

When:
6-9pm *Doors open 5:30pm

Where:
Dove Valley Winery
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April 30

Sunday Music: Andrew O'Day

Big Cork Vineyards

Virginia acoustic guitarist Andrew O'Day joins us for a relaxing afternoon of music.

Big Cork Vineyards

Cost:
0

When:
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Where:
Big Cork Vineyards
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April 30

Wine and Unwind

Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery

Sip wine and enjoy live music with Keith White Duo! No fee, no reservations.

Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery

Cost:
0

When:
1-4pm

Where:
Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery
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