18th annual Harvest Jubilee and Wine Festival- Noon to 6 p.m (rain date Oct. 7)
The event will include wines from seven area wineries: Sans Soucy Vineyards, The Homeplace Vineyard, Peaks of Otter Winery, Rebec Vineyards, Tomahawk Mill Winery, Bright Meadows Farm and Vineyard and White Rock Vineyards and Winery.
The event will also feature live music from Barefoot West and Low, Low Chariot. The wine festival also features 20+ local craft and merchandise vendors, food concessions, an adult-supervised bounce house, house tours and the annual Avoca bake sale.
Tickets aare available at the following locations: Altavista Chamber of Commerce, The Bank of the James (Altavista branch), First National Bank (Altavista branches) Miller’s Jewelry, Avoca Museum and online at www.avocamuseum.org/wine. No outside food or drinks or pets allowed.
Online ticketing ends at 5 PM on Friday, September 16. (Tickets purchased online will be available at a Will Call table at the festival's entrance, but online ticket purchases will be confirmed via e-mail.) Advance tickets can still be purchased in person at Altavista branches of First National Bank, Altavista branch of Bank of the James, Miller's Jewelry, Airabella's, Altavista Chamber of Commerce, and Avoca Museum until 5 PM on Friday, September 29. (Please call before visiting. Avoca Museum's phone number is 434-369-1076.)