Wine & Seafood Festival logo with images of seafood and festival entertainers

12TH ANNUAL WINE & SEAFOOD FESTIVAL

This signature event marks the beginning of springtime and the warmer weather brings people out to enjoy fabulous live outside music and entertainment throughout the entire weekend. Local Artists and Crafters are invited to display their work. Lakeridge wine, beer, soft drinks and a variety of tasty seafood specialties will be available for purchase, along with complimentary Winery tours and tasting.

A portion of the proceeds go to support the Greater Clermont Cancer Foundation

Come Join Us:
Mar 20, 2020 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Mar 21, 2020 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Mar 22, 2020 11:00 am - 05:00 pm

Admission Fees:
Adult Admission - $15
Children 12 and under - FREE

Advance Tickets
The admission can be paid at the gate when you enter the festival grounds as always. We will also offer advanced tickets through Eventbrite.com as soon as the event gets a little closer.

Young woman holding skewers of coconut shrimp
Wine & Seafood Festival logo

SEAFOOD, SEAFOOD, and MORE SEAFOOD!

Of course you can't have a Wine & Seafood festival without tons of yummy seafood. Be sure to bring your appetite, you're going to need it!

Grilled Seafood

Bacon Wrapped Scallops * Wild Caught Salmon * Mahi-Mahi * Shrimp Skewers * Grouper * Maryland Crab Cakes * Alligator Skewers

Fried Seafood

Shrimp * Fish * Clam Strips * Calamari * Scallops * Oysters

Steamed Seafood

Middle Neck Clams * Mussels * Clams * Lobster Tails * Crab Legs * Shrimp

Other Menu Items

As always we'll have a full selection of other types of great food for those of you who would love to enjoy the festival, but might not want to eat seafood.

A large selection of seafood on display at the festival

Enjoy 3 Days of Live Music

We've been featuring some of the areas top bands on our outdoor stage for 30 years, and the 2020 Wine & Seafood line up will be no exception.

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

Entertainer Bobby Blackmon

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 - Mar 20, 2020 10:00am - 2:00pm TBD
Friday - Mar 20, 2020 2:30pm - 6:00pm TBD
Saturday - March 21, 2020 10:00am - 2:00pm TBD
Saturday - March 21, 2020 2:30pm - 6:00pm TBD
Sunday - Mar 22, 2020 11:00am - 1:30pm TBD
Sunday - Mar 22, 2020 2:00pm - 5:00pm TBD

Our popular Wine & Cheese Bar is located upstairs in the wine shop and will be open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from noon to 4pm during 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 Joe Hand

Wine & Cheese Bar Entertainment Schedule

Date Time Entertainment Details
Friday - Mar 20, 2020 Noon - 400pm TBD
Saturday - Mar 21, 2020 Noon - 400pm TBD
Sunday - Mar 22, 2020 Noon - 400pm TBD

FEATURING ART & CRAFT VENDORS!

Come explore a wide variety of fine art and hand crafted items on display from some of the areas 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.

We'll post the full list of the art & craft vendors as soon as we get them lined up for the 2019 Wine & Seafood Festival!

Craft vendor in their booth with their 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

Greater Clermont Cancer Foundation (GCCF)

The Greater Clermont Cancer Foundation (GCCF) is a non-profit foundation whose sole mission is to support the citizens of South Lake County as they cope with the emotional and financial aspects of dealing with cancer. GCCF is not affiliated with any other area or national organization and we strive to provide services not available from those groups. Our service area is the South Lake County community including Clermont, Minneola, Howey-in-the-Hills, Montverde, Groveland and Mascotte and the surrounding South Lake County area.

Greater Clermont Cancer Foundation

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. 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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For more information about any of the events listed here, please contact Jose Cabranes at 800-768-9463.