2015 / 2016 Tennessee Festivals & Events!!!!!

For events which reoccur throughout the year, please scroll down the page.

2015 / 2016 Train Excursions to DelMonaco Winery from Nashville
February 21, 2015
March 21, 2015
June 20, 2015
July 18, 2015
August 8, 2015
November 14, 2015
January 30, 2016
February 20, 2016
April 2, 2016
June 25, 2016
July 16, 2016
August 6, 2016
November 5, 2016
November 12, 2016

Book your reservations now at  because these trips usually sell out quickly! It's a 168-mile round-trip trip from Nashville to DelMonaco Winery. We will provide a full wine tasting en route to DelMonaco. We will have food vendors, local artists, and plenty of activities for you to enjoy once you reach the Winery!


Pick TN Conference (TFWA Annual Meeting) - Knoxville Marriott
February 11-13, 2016
Go online and register now!


Dine With the Wine Makers of Tennessee!
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Open to the public!
Dine with the Wine Makers of Tennessee! Beat the Valentine’s Day crowds and treat your love to a special wine-pairing dinner to benefit the Tennessee Farm Winegrowers Alliance on Saturday, February 13 at the Knoxville Marriott. Dinner begins at 6:30 that evening with a 4 course, 9 wine dinner to showcase award-winning wines from our state. You will enjoy Tennessee’s best matched with a one-of-a-kind dinner and hear from those who made the magic happen in the bottle. Tickets are $80 per person and include 2 logo wineglasses as your gift. Tickets may be purchased online at Click on “Registration Type – attendee,”  and simply scroll down to the “Dinner with the Winemakers” headline. If you are only attending this dinner (and not the rest of the conference), be sure to check "only paying for special event(s)."  Give your Valentine the memorable gift of local food and wine this year!      


Nashville Lawn & Garden Show
Saturday, March 5, 2016
Details to follow.


Gatlinburg Wine Festival
Saturday, April 9, 2016, 1:00-6:00 p.m.
Arrowmont School of Arts & Craft
Details to follow.


           13th Annual Toast to Tennessee Wine Festival
April 30, 2016
Nashville Shores


Toast of Jackson Wine Festival
July 23, 2016
Jackson Fairgrounds


Kingsport Wine Festival
August 6, 2016  
Downtown Kingsport

The events in this section reoccur throughout the year.


Events at Delta Blues Winery
Re-Wine Live music at the winery every Friday night.   Bring lawn chairs, blanket and/or a picnic to enjoy listening to a new group each week.  7:00 - 10:00 FREE. (No outside alcoholic beverages allowed.)

Wine, Women and.......  Our ladies night out series on the third Tuesday of every month explores topics such as Jewelry, food, art, decorating and beauty with noted local experts. Don't forget the wine. 6:00 - 8:00 FREE.

Delta Blues Winery


Events at Pickers Creek Winery
We have "MUSIC ON THE PORCH" every Saturday night April through October.  We also have 'MUSIC ON THE PORCH" on some nights during the cold months (November 1 through March 31) now that we have enclosed and heated our porch.  However, it is sporadic and you should check the website and/or sign up to receive our e-mails so you will know which nights and the times.  On one Saturday night per month that is closest to the full moon (April 1 through October 31) we have our "FULL MOON PICKIN."  To be sure which Saturday night is closest to the full moon, again, check our website.   All ages and levels of musicians that play an "unplugged" string instrument are welcome to come and "pick" with all the musicians.  All others are welcome to come and "grin" and enjoy the wine and music.   We also have other events posted on our website: 


Grape Jam Music Series at Beans Creek Winery
Saturdays, May-October
See the full schedule here:
In addition to the Music series, Beans Creak Winery has many other kinds of events listed on the above page. 


Century Farm Winery -- Music in the Vineyard
Many Saturday Evenings from April to October.
Please click here for schedule:


Arrington Vineyards -- Music in the Vines
Beginning in the Spring of each year.
Music in the Vines is FREE and all artists will be performing non-vocal jazz music. Picnics are welcome. Blankets and chairs are encouraged. Music in the Vines is rain or shine. Please remember to dress appropriately for the day's weather.
Please click here for schedule: 


Beachaven Winery -- Jazz on the Lawn
Beginning in May of each year
Please click here for schedule:!events/c24vq 


Movie Nights at Grinders Switch Winery
Beginning in May
 We will be showing a great classic movie on the 1st Saturday night of each month. You’ll be able to see such iconic favorites as North by Northwest (starring Cary Grant), The Maltese Falcon ( starring Humphrey Bogart), and many more the way they were meant to be seen; on the silver screen!  Please click here for schedule:  


Blues & Wine at Grinders Switch Winery
Starting in May
All shows are free and start at 6pm and end at 9pm. No reservations or tickets are needed. Feel free to pack a picnic and some lawn chairs.  Please click here for concert schedule: 


Jam in the Vineyard Summer Music Series
April through October
Nolichucky Vineyard and the Grape Barn at Nolichucky Vineyard is continuing its Jam In The Vineyard Summer Music Series with WEEK'END WINEDOWNS, live Music every Friday Evening, April thru October 6pm to 10 pm .. $ 5.00 includes NV Wine Glass to take home. Light snacks and LIVE Music.  


Events at Natchez Hills
Natchez Hills has a variety of events which occur throughout the year.  Many of these events include top-rated musicians.!tickets/c1iwo


Events at Sumner Crest Winery
Sumner Crest Winery in Portland has various events throughout the year.  Check out their schedule here: