Seminars & Schedule


On Saturday and Sunday join us for LIVE MUSIC, wine discussions and demonstrations from our vendors. All demos and talks are FREE and open to all festival attendees. (must be over the age of 21 and have a tasting wristband to participate in any wine tasting portions.)


The festival runs either rain or shine!

Center Tent Schedule

 * schedule is subject to change

 Music Schedule

 Saturday, July 30th*

12:00–1:00 PMKirk McWhorter with Sinatra Favorites & more – LIVE MUSIC

1:30–4:00 PM Christina CustodeLIVE MUSIC

5:00–7:00 PM – Savannah King – LIVE MUSIC

Sunday, July 31st*

12:00–3:00 PM – Tom & Sarah Wright – LIVE MUSIC

4:00–6:00 PM – Prizes & Surprises with “Uptown Larry”

Presenter Schedule

Saturday, July 30th*

1:00–1:30 PM & 4:00-4:30 PM – Dr. Domenic Martin, Instructor, Coordinator of Enology, Viticulture and Winery Operations, NCCC

“The Miracle of Fermentation”: Malo-lactic Fermentation – An Important Part of Winemaking

6:00–6:15 PM – Bourbon, Whiskey & Gin with Niagara Craft Spirits Distillery

Sunday, July 31st*

12:45–1:00 PM & 4:00–4:15 PM – Domenic Carisetti, Winemaker

“Start a Winemaking Hobby”

2:00–2:15 PM – Adam Lauer, Sommelier

“How to Appreciate Wine”: Explore & Enjoy the Niagara USA Wine Festival

3:00 PM – Demo: Nando’s Italian Pizzelles

3:30 PM – Wine & Chocolate Pairing Demonstration with Pastry Chefs from NCCC Craft Beverage Program