Down & Derby Wine Festival

Down And Derby Wine Festival

Down & Derby Wine Festival

Presented by Visit South Jersey and Camden County, the first annual Down & Derby Wine Festival is where you can sample and purchase delicious wines, eat some good food, dress in Kentucky Derby fashions, and even gamble! There will be experts on-site who can help you make the most informed bets...
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Villari Vineyards: the Family Business

A fourth generation family-operated vineyard, Villari Vineyards is unique in that they are not open to the public. But no worries, Villari’s award-winning wines are definitely available to the public and we’ve got the scoop on how you can check out Villari Vineyard’s wines as we saddle up for the...
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Auburn Road Vineyard: a Glimpse of Italy in South Jersey

Are the rolling hills of Tuscany, Italy calling your name? If the only thing stopping you from booking that flight are the zeros (yikes) behind that dollar sign and the time commitment, then we’ve got a winery for you to check out. In the weeks leading up to the Down & Derby Wine Festival (...
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Derby Odds and Favorites

Spots at the starting gate at the Kentucky Derby are highly coveted and highly competitive. Aside from the Derby, there is an entire journey of races leading up to the pinnacle at the Churchill Downs. At each race that’s scheduled across the world, the horses finishing in the top four spots receive...
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Bennett Goes Day Drinking With White Horse Winery

Bennett is psyched to be hosting the Down and Derby Wine Festival on May 4th at Cooper River Park, so he thought he’d bring in one of the participating wineries into the station for a midday wine tasting session. BJ Vinton, proprietor of White Horse Winery joined Bennett for a rousing wine tasting...
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5 Fun Facts About South Jersey

With Derby Season right around the corner, we’re getting ready for the Down and Derby Wine Festival happening on May 4th at Cooper River Park in South Jersey. If you haven’t checked out a local winery, what are you waiting for? As the Derby approaches, we thought you’d like to know 5 Fun Facts...
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Sharrott Winery

Sharrott Winery will be at Down and Derby Wine Festival on May 4th at Cooper River Park. Tickets are on sale now. Let’s get to know the award winning winemakers a bit more, as it will make tasting their wines even more enjoyable. A post shared by Sharrott Winery (@sharrottwinery) on Nov 7, 2018 at...
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Top 5 Derby Hat Spots for Ladies

Proudly wearing your Nick Foles (#ThankYouNick) jersey to the Super Bowl LII victory parade was as much a staple to a Philadelphian’s 2018 as is wearing your finest—dare I say gaudiest—hat to the Kentucky Derby. The Kentucky Derby site distinguishes the one and one-quarter mile race from other...
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William Heritage Winery

Tucked away on the Outer Coastal Plain American Viticultural Area (AVA) in Mullica, New Jersey, the William Heritage Winery boasts perfect climates for growing juicy, ripe grapes for wine production. The climate is unique in its likeness to Bordeaux, France—the wine capital of the world. Family...
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Top 5 Celebrity Kentucky Derby Fashion Looks

Heating up your cup noodles for a late night snack, waiting for that Keurig to drip the last bit of coffee into your coffee mug, listening to Elvis Presley’s “Heartbreak Hotel.” All these things take about two minutes. In the grand scheme of things, two minutes can seem wholly unremarkable. What...
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