The Music in the Valley Folk and Wine Festival at Hale Farm & Village, presented by Folknet, The Wine Buzz and Peninsula Foundation, is an opportunity to enjoy local musicians, wine and food. Visitors are welcome to stop and listen to the musicians as they tour the historic grounds, or settle in and catch a main stage performance between noon and 6:30pm daily. Guests can also sample and purchase wine from eleven Ohio based wineries such as; M Cellars, Gervasi Vineyards, The Winery at Spring Hill, Barrel Run and Western Reserve Meadery. Local food trucks and vendors will offer up selections for all palates.
This year’s festival will feature regional music acts on the main stage under a large tent in the Village Green. Take in the sounds of Ohio musicians such as Charlie Mosbrook and Red Brick Rhoades or catch casual jams throughout the property. Visitors will also enjoy participating in wine and cheese pairing seminars and tasting classes generously supported by TheWineBuzz. Sit back and enjoy an afternoon of great music, wine & food in a unique historic setting.
All regular museum exhibits and demonstrations are open to the public during the festival until 5:00pm daily. Hale Farm & Village showcases 90 acres of historic structures, farm animals, gardens and early American craft and trade demonstrations, including glassblowing, blacksmithing, and pottery.
The festival runs from 10:00 am -7:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday July 14 & 15, festival admission is $10 for adults, $5 for youth ages 3-12 and WRHS members are free. Wine tastings are $10 for a logo glass and 6 tasting tickets. Extra tickets are available for tastes and glasses of wine and bottles may be purchased to take home. Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs. Tickets are available now at www.halefarm.org.
Photo by Nancy Balluck Photography.