Vale, NC – The 12th Annual Grape Stomp Festival will be held Saturday, August 26th and Sunday, August 27th at Woodmill Winery, Inc. located at 1350 Woodmill Winery Road in Vale. GPS co-ordinance are 1560 John Beam Road. Over 80 vendors are expected to attend selling art/crafts, paintings, wood turning, pottery, nursery plants, jewelry, purses, western wear, nursery plants, home improvements, ice cream, sweets, food vendors,  dipping sauces, and more. Children’s activities include mini golf, “fun zone” inflatables, face painting and more. In addition to selling brooms, and Camp Dogwood Raffle Tickets to benefit the blind/visually impaired, the Maiden Lions Club will be sponsoring children book author book signing with a percentage from her two books sales assisting the Lions with their humanitarian service.

Woodmill Winery’s Annual Grape Stomp competition will be held on both days, so everyone is welcome to come out and try their fancy footwork stomping grapes. Photo opportunities will be available. Local non-profits will be providing various foods for the event.  Complimentary Wine samples and tours will be available both days. Admission and parking are free. Event will be held rain or shine. No pets allowed.

If you’re interested in becoming a vendor for this event, please call 704-267-9911. Limited space available.

Photo: Woodmill Winery in Vale