What better way to spend an August afternoon than outside in the Adirondacks drinking some of the areas best wines and sampling craft food? With the 1st annual Wine & Rails you can enjoy all this and more in a beautiful Adirondack setting. The Upper Hudson Valley Wine Trail, North Creek Business Alliance, and Saratoga North Creek Railway is proud to bring this event to you!
Come join the wine trail, local food vendors, and more on August 20th from 12pm to 5 pm for Wine & Rails! Choose a scenic train ride on the Saratoga and North Creek Railway that culminates at the festival, or simply head up to the station to jump right into the festivities! We have options to meet all your needs.
So what sets Wine & Rails apart? Not only do you get to attend the festival, but you can enjoy a breath taking, Adirondack train ride from Saratoga to North Creek before and after! In case you need any convincing, check out the Railway’s website HERE! Their dome cars offer a one of a kind experience with a view like no other. These give table side service from an attentive staff while you enjoy your food and cocktails.
Dome cars feature table seating on the upper and lower level, with meal service on the lower level. Each car is equipped with air-conditioning and restrooms. Due to the dome stairs, they are not wheelchair-accessible.
Wine & Rails is a Farmer’s Market style event with a diverse selection of wines and food. Guests will receive a complementary wine glass and also be able to sample foods from barVino, Basil and Wicks, and Barkeater Chocolates. Stay tuned to learn about more vendors to join our trail members and these! Our email newsletter will keep you up to date on all the details surrounding the event.
If you’re looking for your next favorite wine or dish then you’ve come to the right place. Festival goes will be able to purchase their favorite wines from the trail to take home and purchase additional food options at the festival.
Don’t wait to purchase your tickets! Get you pre-sale tickets ahead of time to receive $5 off general admission and even more on Wine & Ride tickets from Saratoga and Thurman. Tickets will be available at other stations the day of the event, but you don’t want to miss your chance to save!
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