Holiday Open House Festival logo and images of food, entertainers, and wine

29TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE

This event welcomes the holiday season with hot mulled wine and lots of specials in the wine shop. Local Artists and Crafters are invited to display their work, just in time to pick out that perfect gift for a loved one. Enjoy live music on the outdoor stage by our most popular musicians throughout the entire weekend. Lakeridge wine, beer, soft drinks and a variety of food is available for purchase, along with complimentary Winery tours and tasting.

Come Join Us:
November 8, 2019 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
November 9, 2019 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
November 10, 2019 11:00 am - 05:00 pm

Admission Fees:
Adult Admission - $10
Children 12 and under - FREE

Advance Tickets
Purchase your advance tickets through Eventbrite.com and you get to skip the cash and credit lines, and check-in through our FastLane Eventbrite Lane!

Young woman looking at cork cages in the wine shop
Annual Holiday Open House Logo

Enjoy 3 Days of Live Music

We've been featuring some of the areas top bands on our outdoor stage for almost 30 years, and the 2019 Holiday Open House line up will be no exception.

Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the beautiful music, along with the beautiful vineyards and surrounding rolling hills.

Outdoor Live Entertainment

Outdoor Stage Entertainment Schedule

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, and enjoy live music and great food among the trees of our beautiful festival grounds.

Date Time Entertainment Details
Friday - November 8, 2019 10:00 am - 1:30 pm Gypsy Elise & The Royal Blues VIEW DETAILS
Friday - November 8, 2019 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm The Smokin' Torpedoes VIEW DETAILS
Saturday - November 9, 2019 10:00 am - 1:30 pm The Lady & The Boyz VIEW DETAILS
Saturday - November 9, 2019 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Marc Clermont & Old Skool VIEW DETAILS
Sunday - November 10, 2019 11:00 am - 1:30 pm David Julia VIEW DETAILS
Sunday - November 10, 2019 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Bobby Blackmon & The B3 Blues Band VIEW DETAILS

Our popular Wine & Cheese Bar is located upstairs in the wine shop and will be open noon to 4pm each day of the festival. The Wine & Cheese Bar features all of our famous wines along with beer, more live entertainment, and of course CHEESE!

While you’re relaxing and enjoying one of our fabulous cheese plates you’ll be entertained by some of the area’s hottest solo acts. Great wine, music, and cheese... it doesn’t get better than this!

Entertainer Jeff Whitfield

Wine & Cheese Bar Entertainment Schedule

Date Time Entertainment Details
Friday - November 8, 2019 Noon - 4:00 pm Theo Moon VIEW DETAILS
Saturday - November 9, 2019 Noon - 4:00 pm Ronnie Duncan VIEW DETAILS
Sunday - November 10, 2019 Noon - 4:00 pm Joe Hand VIEW DETAILS

Arts & Crafts Show

Over 50 Crafter Booths!

If you're looking for some great gift ideas for the holiday then you won't want to miss this event. Not only will we have some special holiday gift items in our wine shop, we've also invited some of the area’s best Art &s Craft Vendors to display their creations.

You'll be able to shop a variety of hand-crafted items on display from some of the area's finest artisans. Our wide-open crafter area allows you to explore the unique items on display while still being able to hear the live entertainment, and enjoy the beautiful views of the vineyards and rolling hills.

A jewelry vendor in her craft booth with a first place ribbon

Fun & Games

We think we have one of the most beautiful venues around for outdoor music and fun. Our festival grounds feature large shade trees and open grassy areas to set up your chairs or blanket. It's the perfect place to listen to live music and enjoy the great outdoors.

To add to the fun, we have a large number of cornhole games set up for everyone to play and enjoy for free. It’s the little things in life!

Men and women outside on the festival grounds playing cornhole

Food Court, Wine & Beer Bars

We offer a large variety of wine, beer, soft drinks and food for purchase at the event. Our food pavilion features a huge selection of quality food options such as American, Greek, Mexican, Seafood, BBQ, plus wraps and salads.

You can also enjoy Lakeridge wine by the glass, import and domestic beers, soft drinks, Wine Slushies, Twistee Treat ice cream, kettle corn, and pretzels.

A plate with a gourmet hamburger and glass of red wine

Complimentary Winery Tours and Wine Tastings

Winery Tours

Tours usually run every 15-20 minutes during the festivals and start with a video presentation which shows the growing of the Florida grapes to the wine making process, and the finishing with the bottling and labeling. Your personal Tour Guide will then show you the production area and the spectacular view of the vineyards where the grapes are grown and harvested.

Wine Tasting

Enjoy a sample of up to 6-8 different wines as you walk through our production area and stop at each wine station. You will taste our award winning wines from dry to sweet including red and white wine.

ID Requirements for Tastings

US citizens: state issued drivers license, military ID, or state ID card.
International guests: Original passport preferred, or valid government issued photo ID with birthdate. Original passport will be required if government ID cannot be validated.

Tour & Tasting Hours

Friday 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Sunday 11:00 am - 05:00 pm
(The last winery tours start at 4:00 pm)

Young woman at a table displaying multiple wine bottles

Important Festival Policies

Thank you for your interest in our festivals and events. We host thousands of visitors at our festivals and events, and our goal is to provide the greatest experience possible for ALL that attend. With that in mind we have developed a few simple rules and policies over the last 30 years that helps us to do just that. Our festival and event rules apply to ALL festivals, events, concerts, or other organized outdoor activities. Please visit our Festival FAQ's page for details on those policies, and to get answers to our most frequently asked questions. A few notable policies are no pets, no guns or weapons, and no tents, canopies or umbrellas. We encourage you to bring your own lawn chairs or blankets for seating.

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