May 15, 2009
This Weekend - Lodi ZinFest
Five years old and aging like a fine Lodi wine, ZinFest Wine Festival is a great celebration of Lodi wine, food and fun!
Held the third weekend in May, ZinFest is the signature tasting event in Lodi Wine Country. Three distinct events make up this weekend of wine tasting bliss. Friday, May 15 will be the ZinFest Vintner’s Grille - a casual evening of fine wines under the stars at Lodi Lake. Saturday, May 16 will be the main event- ZinFest Wine Festival, and the weekend will wrap up with Winery Open Houses throughout the region on Sunday, May 17.
Saturday, May 16, 2009
12 noon - 6 p.m.
Lodi Lake Park
1101 W. Turner Road
Lodi, CA 95242
Tickets are $35 in advance and $45 at the gate.
At the Wine Festival, more than 250 wines from 50 Lodi wineries are poured, while guests enjoy music, delicious food and a beautiful day at picturesque Lodi Lake. Whether you are a seasoned expert or an intrigued beginner, winemakers and winery representatives welcome you as they offer useful knowledge and samples of their handcrafted wines.
Guests can sample Lodi's many varietals, enjoy informative wine and cooking seminars, browse artisan craft vendors, and purchase their favorite wines and commemorative merchandise to take home.