East Texas Alzheimer's Alliance Wine Festival

Published: March 21, 2019, 3:42 p.m.
Updated: March 21, 2019, 3:42 p.m.
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Longview Wine Festival Announces Line-up, Schedule & Program  

Tickets on Sale Now for Wine Festival, April 27, 2019

Longview, TX (March 20, 2019) - Longview Wine Festival announces the vendors, restaurants, wine & spirits, and musical line-up for the annual festival, April 27, 2019.  Tickets are on sale at www.etxalz.org.

Voted one of the Best Area Events by Locals Love Us, the Longview Wine Festival will feature more than 50 local vendors, including food trucks and 16 wineries, at The Green in Longview, 12PM-6PM.  Come out to this kid- and pet-friendly event.

“We are so proud of what we have built the past two years with Longview Wine Festival,” says Dr. Jim Sawyer, East Texas Alzheimer’s Alliance Director and Sponsor Chair of the Wine Festival.  “This has been a Saturday to remember and this year will be no different as we welcome some of the greatest wineries in Texas to Longview.”

The festival officially comes alive with vendors, food trucks, kid’s area, and offers exclusive wine tastings.  The Cace Kitchen, Bodacious on Mobberly, Fisherman’s Market, Butcher Shop, and GZ’s will showcase their favorites in the VIP tent.  The festival will host a dynamic roster of wineries:  Los Pinos, Landon Winery, White Fox, Enoch’s Stomp, Red Road, Naca Valley, Silver Lake Cellars, Tara Vinyards, O’Farrell, San Ducerro Vineyards, Texas Vineyard & Smokehaus, Maydelle Country Wines, Bella Stella Winery, Kissing Tree Vineyards, Texas Legato Winery, and Big Rock Winery.  Live musical performance all day by The Social Club.

On Friday, April 26th, the pre-festival Patron Party will be held at The Landing in Kilgore.  This exclusive party is a small way to thank our major donors that help make this local festival a success.

A star-studded collection of generous sponsors help round out the Longview Wine Festival including Johnson & Pace, Ross & Shoalmire, Civitas & Arabella of Kilgore and Longview, Marilyn Hampton, Scotties 2.0, Richard & Carol Manley, Rader Funeral Home, Integrity Financial, Ward, Smith & Hill, AEP Southwestern Electric Power Company, Heartis, Longview Regional, Dr. Andy Mack & Dr. Chris Johnson, Good Shepherd Health System, Tempest Golf Club, Diagnostic Clinic of Longview, Citizens National Bank, Spring Hill State Bank, Hugman Architecture & Construction, McGough & McGough, John Robbins, Latricia Nichols, Suzanne Cook & Co., Nancy & Jim Sawyer, Choice Homecare of the Pines, and Horaney’s, Inc.  In-Kind sponsors include: Longview News Journal, H&W Powersports-Marshall, R&K Distributors, Courtyard by Marriott Longview North, ABC Auto, Tye Jackson Pictures, JOTS, Julie Woods & Associates, Diane Day Realtor & Radio DJ, and Precision Lasercraft.

Additional programming announcements will be made over the course of the next few weeks.  Please visit www.etxalz.org for more information and updates.

FREE to enter the Wine Festival, but ticket needed for wine circle entry.

General Admission tickets are $25 each and comes with a signature plastic cup and 5 wine tastings at the events.

VIP Admission tickets are $75 each and comes with a signature Longview Wine Festival etched glass, unlimited wine tastings at the event, and entrance to the VIP tent.

Tickets can be purchased online or in person at the following locations:

Heritage Wine and Spirits, 2000 North Eastman Road, Longview, Texas

Scotties 2.0, 1188 East Hawkins Parkway, Longview, Texas

**VIP SPECIAL** Purchase 2 VIP tickets through March 31 @ Scotties 2.0 and receive a FREE premium car wash (value $14) AND $2.00 off a plate at Divine Catering’s food truck at the Wine Festival.

100% of the proceeds stay right here in East Texas to support the 8,000 families affected by Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia.  We are so grateful for your support and look forward to seeing you out on The Green!