Wine and summertime rhyme, and that’s no coincidence!

Session 1:

Friday, September 8

Session 2:

Saturday, September 9

Session 3:

Saturday, September 9

For casual weekend (or weeknight, we don’t judge!) wine drinkers and seasoned sommeliers alike, VinoFete is the premier event for food, friends, and fruits of the vine. Savor crisp whites, rich reds, and flirty roses while noshing on perfectly paired bites from the vibrant local culinary community. In between sips, perfect your toss at lawn games and peruse artisanal wares while listening to live jams.

Forget the pretension and the pinky out clichés: whether you’re indulging in old favorites or sampling new editions from up-and-coming vineyards, VinoFete is will transport you to the lush hillsides of your favorite vineyard.

Two Pour-fect Ways to Celebrate

Every General Admission ticket includes:

Unlimited sampling of more than 100+ wines

Access to the Culinary Stage where our Executive Chef will show you how to sip and cook like a pro, plus more fun seminars to turn you into a vinophile

Have questions? Our roaming Sommelier team have answers! Stop them to learn more about varieties and vintages

Experience Etsy IRL – with an artisan market featuring local DC small businesses

Commemorative festival cup

Live music and entertainment all day

Specialty cheese and charcuterie packages available!

Every Wine Lovers Package includes:

Everything included in the General Admission ticket package, PLUS

4 bottles of our favorite summertime wines to take home and sip.

Frequently Asked Questions

All sales are final. There will be no refunds issued for the event.

Vinofest is a 21+ event. For their safety, children are not permitted into the venue.

Dogs are not permitted into the venue. Service animals are always welcome.

You will need to either bring your printed ticket or you will need to pull up your ticket on your phone.

Send us an email at info@vinofest.com with any questions and we’ll be happy to help.

Our recommendation is to take the Green line to the Navy Yard station. The event is located in Canal Park, one block from the Navy Yard metro station. If you would like to drive there is limited street parking throughout the neighborhood. We recommend taking ride share or metro to the festival.

The price of a ticket includes entrance into the festival, unlimited tastings of the 100+ wines available, access to the culinary stage and roaming sommeliers, live entertainment all day, artisan market, and the DMV’s best food trucks and vendors. Food truck food is not included in the price of a ticket, each truck will have its own menu and pricing.

All attendees must be over 21 to attend. You will need to provide a government issued photo ID card verifying your age to receive admittance into the event.

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