Under Construction
    Now that the events are done for the season we are working on the site for 2020!
    Check back in a few weeks for updates.

    FAQs

    Photo Booth

    Our New photo booth debuts Spring 2020. Our photo booth has a Winetober Fest backdrop with winefest props. Take photos with your friends to save or load to your social media.

    How do I become a vendor?

    Our current vendors are listed on website, we do not allow like vendors i.e.LuLaRoe, Paparazzi etc. so check list first.

    Send an email to Tara at winetober@gmail.com.  Put in subject line Vendor Request

    To get information quickly provide your company information and website or Facebook, all vendors are vetted to ensure that they meet the guidelines and are not duplicated. We will then provide you registration information.

    Parking

    There is no charge for parking. Parking is available at the lot which serves the Wooden Duck at 4033 Skippack Pike   or BEHIND PAWSibilities Animal Rescue 4045 Skippack Pike.

    Parking guides will help you find a spot. Look for the RED Event Parking Signs.

     

    Taxi/Uber/Lyft

    Taxi Service to the Wine Festival is available from Homestead Taxi in Lansdale; call (215) 855-9006.

    Uber/Lyft – Download before wine fest.

    Ticket Options

    What is the difference between VIP and Regular tickets? VIP Guests get to check in an hour earlier and get a collectible wine glass. Regular guests have to wait until 1 or 3 pm and get a disposable wine glass.

    What is the difference between 1pm and 3pm ticket? The price is $5 less but you cannot check in until 3pm.

    Weather

    What if it rains? We do not cancel this event and all sales are final. No refunds for any reason.

    Under Age

    Can we bring someone under 21? Sorry No, ADULTS ONLY. They can drop you off and pick you up if they are at driving age, but cannot attend the event. Security at the event has the right to ask you to leave if you have someone under 21 with you at this event.

    Pets

    Can we bring our dog?  This is a Dog Friendly Event! They must get along with people and other dogs and you must clean up after them.

    Ticket includes

    What does the ticket include? 

    One low ticket price includes:

    • Tasting from PAs best Wineries and Distilleries
    • VIP check-in 12pm (limited amount of guest so short lines no wait for your favorite wine tasting)
    • Shopping over 60 vendors along with the charming Skippack shops
    • Entertainment featuring 2 live bands and 2 Djs
    • Cornhole Tournament 2:30-5:30 (prizes are wine and axe throw)
    • Dog Parade 4pm – Bring your dog and join the parade (line up behind checkin)
    • Wine Check Shop from your favorite wineries no need to carry around, pick up at the end of your visit (at checkin). Wine check begins

    What is the difference between VIP and Regular? 

    VIP guests get to check-in 1 hour early and get a collectible wine glass. Regular ticket guests get a disposable glass.

    What does the Designated Driver ticket include? 

    All above minus the tasting. DD can still buy bottles of wine and partake in all the activities.

    You must have a wristband to be in the festival area.

    Backyard Games

    Backyard Games

    Who doesn’t love giant jenga and playing cornhole?  Challenge your friends to a game and see who has the mad balance skills to excel and jenga or the precision to score some points at the most popular backyard game of them all, cornhole. Cornhole tournament begins at 2:30 – go to check in for information.

    Hotel Fiesole

    Address: 4046 W Skippack Pike, Schwenksville, PA 19473
    Phone:(610) 222-8009
    0.5 Miles from Skippack

    Holiday Inn

    Address: 1750 Sumneytown Pike, Kulpsville, PA 19443
    Phone:(215) 368-3800
    4.5 Miles from Skippack

     

    Reservations can be made at the discounted group rate of $99/night plus tax using the link below or going to holidayinn.com/lansdalepa and applying the group code “WNE” for a reservation we weekend of 5/17-19, 2019
    This is great for vendors or attendees.  To take advantage of the discount, they must book by 5/10/19.

    Marriott Court Yard

    Address: 1401 Morris Rd, Blue Bell, PA 19422
    Phone:(215) 616-8500
    4.5 Miles from Skippack

    Normandy Farm Hotel and Conference Center

    Address: 1401 Morris Rd, Blue Bell, PA 19422
    Phone:(215) 616-8500
    8.7 Miles from Skippack

    Shades of Silver

    Shades of Silver helm from the Chester County. Award winning trio, with multiple recordings in jazz, rock and blues.  Shades of Silver are: Scot Silver on guitar/vocals; Eric Schreiber on bass/vocals; Pat O’Shea on drums.  We are proud to bring this versatile and energetic trio back to the Skippack Winetober Fest for the 4th year and counting.  Their performance is from 1-5 pm, interspersed with a great local DJ. More on this fiery band: www.scotsilvermusic.com.
     
    Here’s 3 cool solo pics of the 3 of us. Unfortunately I only have the 1 group shot of us. Don’t ask why the silly cover aspect.  Lol  Long story. If you prefer that one, go for it.
     
    MC Mark Edwards info coming soon.
     
    Musically,
     
    Scot

    Where does the event take place?

    Check In Venue A: 4093 W Skippack Pike, Black top Next to Paul Construction & Awning

    Cluster Venue B: Brothers Kershner Brewing Co. 4119 W Skippack Pk, Skippack Italian Market & Daraya Restaurant & Hookah Barn, 4101 W Skippack Pike

    Venue C: Skippack Dentistry, 4077 Skippack Pike,Grass Venue/Black top

    Cottage D: Skippack Dentistry, 4077 Skippack Pike,Grass Venue/Black top

    Directions

    Look for the big red Check-in Flags

    From Northern Philadelphia

    • Route 73 west to Skippack Village which is 2.7 miles west of Rt. 363 (Valley Forge Road). Winetober Fest Check-in is located on right hand side, right next to Next to Paul Construction & Awning.

    From Central Philadelphia

    • Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) west to exit 26-B (Rt. 202S)
    • Follow signs to Rt. 422 West, Rt. 422 west to Rt. 29 exit.
    • Take Rt. 29 North to Rt. 113. Take Rt.113 North to Skippack Pike (Rt. 73). Turn right onto Rt. 73 (Skippack Pike) East.
    • Winetober Fest Check-in will be located on left hand next to Next to Paul Construction & Awning.

    or

    • Schuylkill Expressway (I-76) west to Blue Route/North East Turnpike (I-476).
    • I-476 north to Exit 31 (Lansdale)
    • Exit to traffic light (Sumnneytown Pike – Rt. 63).
    • Turn right and go 1/8 mile to first left (Old Forty Foot Rd).
    • Follow this for 3 miles to traffic light at Skippack Pike (Rt 73). Turn right on Rt. 73 West Winetober Fest Check-in is located on right hand side next to Next to Paul Construction & Awning.

    From New York and North

    • New Jersey Turnpike South to Exit 6 (Pa Turnpike) to Northeast Extension, to Exit 31 (Lansdale).
    • Exit to traffic light (Sumneytown Pike – Rt 63).
    • Turn right and go 1/8 mile to the first left (Old Forty Foot Rd)
    • Follow this for 3 miles to traffic light at Skippack Pike (Rt. 73). Turn right on Rt. 73 West Winetober Fest Check-in is located on right hand side, next to Next to Paul Construction & Awning.

    From Baltimore and South

    • I-95 North through Wilmington to Rt. 202 North
    • Rt. 202 north to Rt. 422 to Rt. 29 north exit, then Rt. 29 north to Rt. 113.
    • Rt. 113 north to Skippack Pike (Rt. 73) Turn right onto Rt. 73 (Skippack Pike) East.
    • Several shops are west of Rt. 113. The rest of the Village extends approximately 1.2 miles east of Rt. 113.
    • Winetober Fest Check-in will be located on left hand next to Next to Paul Construction & Awning.

    From Western PA.

    • Pa. Turnpike East to Exit 24 Valley Forge, take Rt. 202 South.
    • Follow signs to Rt. 422 West, Take Rt. 422 West to Rt. 29 exit.
    • Take Rt. 29 North to Rt. 113. Take Rt.113 North to Skippack Pike (Rt. 73). Turn right onto Rt. 73 (Skippack Pike) East.
    • Winetober Fest Check-in will be located on left hand side next to Next to Paul Construction & Awning.

    How do I Buy Tickets

    Dj

    EmCee Entertainment venue C-D

    610-935-7462

    info@musicbyemcee.com

    www.musicbyemcee.com

    Celebrations Disc Jockeys Venue A-B

    www.celebrationsdiscjockeys.info

    Neil@celebrationsdiscjockeys.info

    1-267-879-2366

    Festivals
    Wine Vendors
    Rebel Hive Meadery -42
    Rebel Hive Meadery -42
    Rowan Asher Winery and Hard Cidery – 63
    Rowan Asher Winery and Hard Cidery – 63
    Grace Winery – 60
    Grace Winery – 60
    King Cole Winery – 22
    King Cole Winery – 22
    Mobile Axe Throwing – 70
    Mobile Axe Throwing – 70
    Boyd’s Cardinal Hollow Winery – 64
    Boyd’s Cardinal Hollow Winery – 64
    Kiki Vodka Company – 25
    Kiki Vodka Company – 25
    Aulenbach Wines – 71
    Aulenbach Wines – 71
    Stone & Key Cellars – 54
    Stone & Key Cellars – 54
    Burnt Timbers Winery – 76
    Burnt Timbers Winery – 76
    Paradock Vineyard – 45
    Paradock Vineyard – 45
    Juanita Valley Winery – 1
    Juanita Valley Winery – 1
    Hazard’s Distillery, Inc. – 7
    Hazard’s Distillery, Inc. – 7
    Renegade Winery – 48
    Renegade Winery – 48
    Boardroom Spirits Distillery – 82
    Boardroom Spirits Distillery – 82
    Blue Mountain Vineyards & Cellars – 57
    Blue Mountain Vineyards & Cellars – 57