Wine Lovers’ Weekend in Galena is a special time of year. This year, Galena Wine Lovers’ Weekend is slated for March 22-24, 2013, with Grand Tastings being offered on Friday, March 22 from 5:30 to 8:00 pm and Saturday, March 23 from 3:30-6:00 pm at the Galena Convention Center, 900 Galena Square Drive, in Galena, Illinois.
Galena Wine Lovers’ Weekend is always fun-filled and choosing to stay at Farmers Guest House will make your weekend getaway to Galena even more special. Every night we host WineTime™ at 5:30pm and during Wine Lovers’ Weekend guests gather to discuss what they will taste and what they have tasted at our great Galena wine festival.
Farmers Guest House regularly sells out during Wine Lovers’ Weekend and now is the perfect time to plan your weekend in Galena for Wine Lovers’ Weekend. Browse our rooms and book now online. You can also add special amenities that will impress your special other to your reservations by clicking here.
Annually tickets to the Grand Tastings sell out and we expect this year to be no different. You can purchase tickets online here. Tickets are $35 in advance and must be purchased online: www.wineloversweekend.com. There will be no at-the-door ticket sales this year.
As quoted in the official Wine Lovers’ Weekend press release:
The Grand Tastings for Wine Lovers’ Weekend in Galena are incredibly popular as they provide epicureans of all levels the opportunity to choose from more than 300 varieties of hand-picked wines and spirits to sample. Admission also provides you with a keepsake wine glass and an opportunity to win a wine-themed trip to San Francisco (including round trip airfare for two through American Airlines in the continental 48 states). Additional trip chances may be purchased for $15 each. The wine silent auction includes items such as vintage wines, artwork, large format wine bottles and related items of interest.
Now in its eighth year running, Galena Wine Lovers’ Weekend is a community-wide celebration of good wine, good food and good friends. Wine lovers of all sorts are invited to enjoy three event-filled days of fine wine, culinary delight, celebrity chefs, wine makers, pampering packages and all of the stops Galena can possibly pull out.
Galena Wine Lovers’ Weekend is a spirited way to warm the winter and add romance—whether it is for vino, gourmet cuisine or the love for a town with history and charm all of its own. Wine-inspired dinners, spirit tastings, spa experiences, history tours, cooking demonstrations and shopping welcome and enchant visitors.
Choosing to stay at Farmers Guest House fuels the passion where you are pampered in luxurious accommodations and the warmest of country elegant hospitality, Galena’s best bed and breakfast caters to your desires.