Down & Derby

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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Cedar Rose Vineyards

Surrounded by Eastern Red Cedar in the heart of South Jersey, Cedar Rose Vineyards is one of the many unique winerys that will be featured at this year’s Down & Derby Wine Festival on May 4th at Cooper River Park! The story of Cedar Rose Vineyards is certainly one for the grapevine. Locals and...
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Wagonhouse Winery

Wagonhouse Winery will be at at the Down and Derby Wine Festival May 4th at Cooper River Park! The early 2000’s were memorable for many. For Dan and Heather Brown in 2004, the newlywed’s dreams became a reality when launching the family-owned Wagonhouse Winery of South Harrison Township! Leasing...
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Best Restaurants in South Jersey that cater to Gluten Free, Vegan, Organic

The Down and Derby Wine Festival is just around the corner on May 4th at Cooper River Park, and sampling wine can work up an appetite! It’s important to satisfy your hunger as much as quenching your thirst, and finding a restaurant to cater to your cravings and dietary needs isn’t always a simple...
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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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White Horse Winery

Be sure to keep your eyes out for White Horse Winery at Down & Derby on May 4th at Cooper Park. According to the Garden State Wine Growers Association , White Horse Winery features a variety of award winning choices that are perfect for any palette preference. A post shared by @whitehorsewinery...
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Thrift Shopping For Your Derby Look

Thrift stores are like a box of chocolate, you never know what you’re gonna get! Let’s face it, dressing designer for Derby’s can be expensive! With Down & Derby Wine Festival around the corner on May 4th, budgeting for the right outfit can be tough. But where there’s a will, there’s a neigh (...
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