It’s busy at Westport Rivers. Here is what we have going on:
OPEN HOUSE ANNOUNCED!
We are please to “officially” announce that our 19th annual OPEN HOUSE which will be held on Saturday, November 29th from 11am to 5pm. This is a great chance to take the entire family to the Vineyard. The event is free of charge and there will be plenty of parking available. Our open house features reduced price wine tastings all day long (only $5), wine and beer by the glass and delicious south coast food as well as incredible pizza from VESTA Mobile Wood-Fired Pizza. There will also be a variety of local vendors including Dartmouth Orchards, Shy Brothers Cheese, Rays Kettle Korn, Golden Touch Alpaca petting zoo, Hana’s Honey and more. We will offer FREE vineyard hayrides all day long, hot cocoa, kettle fires, Christmas music, games for the kids and our wonderful scenic views. As always there will be some HUGE specials on wine to take home.
Wines by the Class: The Learning Methode:
We are occasionally hosting “Wines by the Class” in our Wine Bar. These casual seminars will last an hour or two and will highlight a wine, wine making or vineyard related topic and will always include an informative wine tasting.
Our amazing staff led by aficionados Corey Nuffer and Elizabeth Koczera will be your “guides” for these evenings. We will also have some additional surprises for attendees.These seminars are only $10 for wine club members and $20 for non-members.
Space is extremely limited so we encourage you to sign up as soon as possible.
To register please call the store (508-636-3423 extension 2) and a staff member will take your credit card information. Be sure to let them know how many people will be in your party. You may also stop by the store and register during our regular business hours. Once you have signed up there are no cancellations so please make sure you are able to attend. If you have any questions please email:email@example.com
Here is the schedule:
Here is the “Wine by the Class” schedule:
Oct. 29 “How to be a wine snob” with Liz
You can never study enough! In the name of thoroughness, Liz K. will be covering the basic rubric of how to impress your friends and loved ones with your wine prowess. Fresh from becoming certified herself, Liz will be covering the basics of wine tasting and other not-so-well-known aspects. Get to know Westport Rivers wines in ways you didn’t expect!
Classes will resume on FRIDAYS in December. Stay tuned for details!
Please call 508-636-3423 extension 2 to secure your spot.
Westport Wine Wednesdays! First Wednesday of EVERY month:
We have almost 20 wines in the store right now and we’re excited for people to try them! Now is your chance! The FIRST Wednesday of EVERY month will be dubbed “Westport Wine Wednesday”! Come by the tasting bar between the hours of 11am and 5pm and you can try ANY 7 wines we have in stock for only $10. Any bottle is up for grabs (gruner veltliner, blanc de blancs, vermouth, pinot blanc etc) SO MARK IT ON YOUR CALENDAR FOR WEDS NOVEMBER 5th which will be our next Westport Wine Wednesday. Our Tasting Room and Shop are open Monday through Saturday from 11am to 5pm. Free Public Tours are every Saturday at 1pm and 3pm.
Finally, FALL HAYRIDES!
We’re happy to once again be offering hayrides at the Vineyard Saturday
September 20th between Noon and 4:30pm (about every 30 minutes) until
Saturday November 22nd. It’s a great way to let the entire family see the
vineyard. The hayride includes a tractor pulled haywagon ride through the
vineyard, and a souvenir pumpkin. Ride time is approximately 20-30 minutes.
Weather permitting. $5 a person and children (2) and under free. If you have
a large group please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will do our best to