Merlot & Flash Gourd’n Release Party

You will not want to be anywhere else on August 18th, as the release of Winemaker L. Paul Vezzetti’s famous Merlot and Brewmaster Ryan DeLutis’s super Flash Gourd’n Pumpkin Beer take center stage as part of the 6th Annual Release Day. But wait…there’s more!

You will not want to be anywhere else on August 18th, as the release of Winemaker L. Paul Vezzetti’s famous Merlot and Brewmaster Ryan DeLutis’s super Flash Gourd’n Pumpkin Beer take center stage as part of the 6th Annual Release Day. But wait…there’s more!

This year’s release party features O.A.R. – Just Like Paradise Tour with Special Guest Matt Nathanson! This festival will also feature a food truck mash-up, beverage stations throughout the property, and so much more.

This party is going to be legendary and full of fun memories. Gather your friends and family, pack your blankets and chairs, and lets rock out to the songs everybody knows during THE wine & beer event of the year in Central Pennsylvania!


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This year’s release party features O.A.R. – Just Like Paradise Tour with Special Guest Matt Nathanson! This festival will also feature a food truck mash-up, beverage stations throughout the property, and so much more.

Merlot Mike VIP Experience

Premiere #1 Limousine has once again partnered with The Vineyard and Brewery at Hershey to offer some incredible packages for the biggest wine and craft beer event of the year.

 

Event F.A.Q.

What happens if it rains?   

This event is a rain or shine event.

 

Are tickets available at the door?  

No tickets will be available at the door.  Please note we have dramatically reduced capacity from previous festivals to ensure everyone has a GREAT experience!

 

What kind of food and beverages are available?  Can I bring my own?  

We have great food trucks coming, as well as our award-wining wines and beers! You are allowed to bring your own food, but we do not permit any outside beverages.

 

Do we need to bring our own chairs/blankets/etc? 

Unless you add-on the Merlot Mike Exclusive Access Pass, yes! We will be enjoying the day at the pond. You are welcome to bring blankets, chairs, and picnic baskets. Unfortunately, no canopies or tents are permitted.

 

Are minors or pets allowed? 

Due to the nature of this event, neither guests under 21 nor pets are permitted.  Thank you for understanding.

 

What time should I arrive? 

We will be announcing parkling lot, security, and gate times closer to the event.

 

Outside items, bag check, and anything else I should know?

We strongly recommend you dress to enjoy a day on our 40-acre farm.  As the festival stage is down by our natural spring pond, and parking lot is in a field behind the pond, please wear appropriate and comfortable walking shoes.  We will have a bag check inspection upon arrival, and as a reminder, outside beverages are not permitted. Finally, we do not permit weapons of any kind on the farm.
Tickets are Non-Refundable!