Cedarburg Wine & Harvest Festival« Back to Events
Spend a sweet, end-of-summer weekend in the country in Historic Cedarburg during the 43rd Annual Wine & Harvest Festival, Saturday, September 19 from 10-6 pm & Sunday, September 20 from 10am-5pm. The Festival Food Court located at the Community Center features grilled corn, BBQ, gyros, noodles, fried cheese, brats, burgers, grilled foods and many more savory/sweet delights. Enjoy unique, tasty Olsen’s Piggly Wiggly’s Original Harvest Apple Brat and Cranberry Turkey Wraps available only at the Official Festival Food Booth.
There’s live music all over; meanwhile, treasures are just waiting to be discovered at “Art on the Avenue,” with more than 250 juried artist booths presented by the Cedarburg Garden Club, Cedarburg Cultural Center, Cedarburg Art Museum, and Ozaukee Art Center along Washington Avenue. Drop in at both the Cedarburg Cultural Center for the Cedarburg Artists Guild’s annual juried Fall Show and the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts and Fiber Arts for special exhibits and activities. A free haywagon shuttle is available.
Saturday from 11am-4pm they’ll feature the Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off presented by Port Washington State Bank in their parking lot at Mill St. and Washington Avenue. Pumpkins weighing in at well over 1,000 pounds are the highlight of this event but there are plenty of other “giants” to see such as watermelons, tomatoes, gourds and much more. The annual Giant Pumpkin Charity Regatta will take place on Sunday. Previous regattas are YouTubefavorites featuring gigantic, decorated, hollowed-out, floatable pumpkins, piloted by intrepid paddlers’ attempting to race across Cedar Creek for their favority charity. The festival’s Ashley’s Candyland for Kids will encompass a variety of activities and entertainment geared for children, including Popcorn the Clown, a bouncer, special treats, Mad Hatter paper hats, and Paint a Pumpkin sponsored by BMO Harris Bank plus a whole lot more. At the Shops of Cedar Creek Settlement, the Winery’s hilarious Grape Stomp is a daily crowd-pleaser with both a Kid’s Stomp and an Adult’s Stomp competition daily.
For more information call 262-377-3891, or visit their website.