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2018 Grape Stomp Festival

  • Deep Water Vineyard 6775 Bears Bluff Road Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487 United States (map)

It's here! The 2018 Stomp Festival is going to be bigger and better than ever. We will have some exciting new releases and amazing food and music for you to enjoy, as well as our wine stomping and annual Lucille Ball look-a-like contest! Fun for the entire family and the family dog too! Join us for music, food, vendors, jump castles, face-painting... you know, the whole 9. Get your tickets now, they are limited and it's worth it to get them early at $10 per car. 

Food Trucks - El Pincho Taco, Coast Crust Pizza, Home Team BBQ,  Dave 'n' Dub Hot Dogs, The Immortal Lobster, and Rebel Taqueria.
Live Music - Dallas Baker and Friends will be joining us and Bootless will be headlining our event!
Vendors - Many lowcountry vendors to choose from!
Drinks - tastings from Deep Water Vineyard and Firefly Distillery as well as mixed drinks, wine-a-ritas, and beer from Low Tide Brewing.
Allowed - Well-behaved dogs, kids, and adults. Lawn chairs, umbrellas, blankets.
Not Allowed - Coolers and the antithesis of the above "allowed".
Cost - $10 per car in advance, $20 per car at the gate.  Tickets can be purchased here
Contests - You can sign up for our stomp contest starting August 1st, we will have 2 adult stomps and 1 kid stomp. Everyone needs a partner, and a great attitude. No cost to enter the competition, upside is huge. We also have a Lucy look-a-like contest, again, bring your A-game, this is a fun event!

The lineup for the day is as follows, get your tickets before midnight Friday the 17th to get the advanced ticket rate of $10!

10:00 - Gates Open
11:00 - 12:00 - Dallas Baker and Friends (Set #1)
12:00 - Kids' Stomp
12:25 - 1:15 - Dallas Baker and Friends (Set #2)
1:15 - 1st Adult Stomp
1:45 - 2:30 - Bootless (Set #1)
2:30 - 2nd Adult Stomp
2:50 - 3:45 - Bootless (Set #2)
3:45 - 3rd Adult Stomp
4:00 - Lucy Look-a-Like Contest
4:15 - 5:00 Bootless (Set #3)
5:00 - Contest 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 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 18th, 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.

Get Tickets Here