Boots, Bottles, and a Blessing Festival
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Boots, Bottles, and a Blessing Festival

Join us November 11th for our Blessing of the Vines Festival, we call it Boots, Bottles, and a Blessing. It’s a blessing for all wine lovers at Charleston’s only vineyards and winery. The public will get their chance to witness the blessing of muscadine grapevines by a priest, enjoy live music, food and drink all while admiring the charming setting of Deep Water Vineyard. The event is open to the public.  

Just come on out to the island and get your tickets at the gate!  Or grab roundtrip transportation and admission tickets here, while they last - Tickets!

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Grape Stomping Festival
10:00 AM10:00

Grape Stomping Festival

The lineup for the day is as follows, get your tickets before midnight Friday the 25th to get the advanced ticket rate of $10!

10:00 - Gates Open
11:00 - 11:30 - Kids' Stomp
11:30 - 1:00 - Opening Music Act
1:00 - 1st Adult Stomp and Second Music Act kicks off it's first set
2:15 - 2nd Adult Stomp
3:30 - Lucy Look Alike Contest
4:45 - Winners Announced

Please remember to get your tickets ($10 in advance or $20 at the gate), a portion of the proceeds goes to local charities!

The public is invited to join in the yearly harvest and stomping of the grapes at Charleston's only winery.  Visitors are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or a blanket to picnic on the expansive lawn, but no coolers please. The highlight of the Grape Stomping Festival is the Lucy Look-A-Like Contest, where "I Love Lucy" Fans will get their chance to don their best Lucy costume and reenact the famous 1956 episode of "I Love Lucy" when Lucy takes a job in a vineyard and stomps grapes. It’s going to be a “grape” time at the Annual Grape Stomping Festival on Saturday, August 26, from 10:00 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Deep Water Vineyard.  Visitors can stomp local muscadines for the Grape Stomping Contest, compete in the annual Lucy Look-Alike Contest and enjoy a fun-filled day under the oaks at Charleston’s only vineyard and winery. Admission is only $10.00 per car (in advance, via the link below, they are $20 at the gate the day of the festival) with a portion of the proceeds benefiting local island charities.

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10:00 AM10:00


Join us for the premiere of our Vino-PAW-looza event on Saturday, May 20th from 10 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. We wanted you and you!  

Join us on May 20th for fun in the sun with your friends and family, including the four-legged kind. Our dog-friendly summer kickoff is sure to be a hit with the whole family.

$5 per CAR in advance at, or $10 at the gate 

Proceeds from this event will support local H.F. Help, a no-kill rescue with strong military ties. Check out their inspiring legacy at We’ll also be carrying on our tradition of helping local elementary school, Frierson, as they wrap up the school year and look forward to the summer.

We'll have live music, food trucks, beer from LowTide Brewing, vendors, and a jump castle, swings, slushies, and water balloons for the kids.

Music: Cotton Blue Band, McKenna Andrews, Rawberry Jam, and Champagne & Friends

Food: Immortal Lobster, Miracle's Tasty Express Hotdogs, Gidget Gourmet, Kay’s Southern Gourmet, and Sweet Lulu’s Bakery

Fun: Tastings every 30 minutes at Firefly Distillery ($6 with souvenir shot glass) and Deep Water Vineyard ($5 with souvenir wine glass); jump castle, swings, swurfer, LOTS of animals to enjoy and a vineyard to wander!

DO Bring: A lawn chair, sunscreen, and cash for vendors (an ATM is available onsite and most vendors will accept cards, but we all know cash is still king)

Don't Bring: Coolers, outside alcohol, and unleashed animals.

Terms & Conditions

The event is rain or shine, no outside alcohol or coolers allowed. Refunds for unused parking passes will not be issued. 

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Cork Shuckin' Festival
1:00 PM13:00

Cork Shuckin' Festival

Celebrate the new year with the annual Cork Shuckin’ Festival. Admission is $5 per car, so bring a big one and pack in your friends. For more info, visit our Facebook page!

Oysters will be available and other food vendors will be on site including Coastal Crust Pizza, Gidget Gourmet, Linen's BBQ, and Sweet Lulu's Bakery. Guests are encouraged to bring their lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy the music of the Don Merkle and the Blacksmiths.

Tastings in the Firefly Vodka distillery and Deep Water Vineyard's winery are only $6.00 to taste 6 Firefly spirits and $5.00 to taste 5 wines. Patrons will receive complimentary glasses during both tastings.

Try your hand at laser skeet shooting, now that sounds like a shuckin' good time!

$5 Per Car for Parking, separate charge for food and beverages.

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