Upcoming 2024 Events

Here is a listing of some of our upcoming events at the winery.

Grape Blossom

Admission – Free
Saturday May 25th – 2 pm to 6 pm

Join us as we kick off summer in style at our Grape Blossom Festival, featuring electrifying live music from Rhythm Method & The Shoal Finders. Explore a diverse array of offerings from local vendors while satisfying your taste buds with delicious fare from Elm St Taco & Johnny D’s Food Trucks, complemented by refreshing beverages from the 1812 Brewery Co Beer Truck. Don’t miss your chance to indulge in the finest wine and wine slushy products in the north country, making this festival the ultimate celebration to welcome the sunny season ahead.

Pirates Palooza

Admission – Free
Friday August 9th – 2 pm to 5 pm

Each year in August, Alexandria Bay celebrates “Bill
Johnston’s Pirate Days”.  The celebration is a lively week long event of
all things pirate! During Pirate Week, you’ll encounter pirates, mermaids, and
more as the village comes alive with swashbuckling fun. Expect real pirate
ships, villagers defending their town from “invading” pirates, and plenty of
excitement!   
So come and enjoy some live music and sing along to some classics and maybe a shanty or two performed by The Shoal Finders.
Join our staff and dress in your favorite pirate costume or come as you are. Shop a large selection of local vendors or experience the delicious offerings from Johnny D’s food truck.
 And as always, the best of wine and wine slushies in the the north country.

With free admission, there’s not a better way to start off your Pirate’s Weekend!

Blues at the Winery

Admission – Free
Saturday August 31st – 2 pm to 6 pm

Join us as we bid farewell to summer at Blues in the Bay, an electrifying celebration featuring live blues music and the best wine and wine slushy products in the north country! Immerse yourself in the soulful rhythms while exploring a diverse selection of offerings from local vendors, adding to the vibrant atmosphere. With each sip of our exceptional wines and refreshing wine slushies, you’ll create unforgettable memories amidst the picturesque bay. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable fusion of music, community, and delectable delights!

Oktoberfest

Admission – $10 (12 and under free)
Saturday October 5th –  11:30 pm to 6 pm
Indulge in the authentic German experience at our Octoberfest celebration at the winery! Savor pretzels, German beer, and an array of local wines and wine slushies while enjoying live music and perusing offerings from local vendors and food trucks. With an authentic Oktoberfest band, it's a festive gathering that captures the essence of Germany right in the heart of the north country. It is a celebration not to be missed!

Kris Kringle Market

Admission – Free
Saturday December 7th- 
12 pm to 4 pm

Join us for a magical day at the winery’s Kris Kringle Market, where you’ll find a treasure trove of gifts from our large selection of vendors indoors. Experience the joy of the season with a special visit from Santa himself, and make the most of your holiday shopping while enjoying a glass of our finest wines. It’s the perfect opportunity to find unique presents while savoring the festive ambiance with friends and loved ones.