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2019 Grape Stomp Festival

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

The 2019 Stomp Festival promises to be THE event of the year at Deep Water Vineyard. We'll have our new sparkling wine as well as our ever-popular strawberry wine "Have a Ball, Lucille" - back while it lasts. Our food and music line-up is poised to be the best of the best too! As always, we'll have our grape 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 parking tickets now, they are limited and WILL sell out. If you want to be guaranteed a spot, get your $20 parking pass and fill the car with your whole crew. Day of tickets that remain will be $10 per person. You can also sign up for a spot to stomp grapes in one of our 3 adult or 1 kid sessions. You can sign up with a friend or be assigned a partner the day of the event. More to come, stay tuned!

Food Trucks - TBD
Live Music - Southbound 17 will be headlining, local talent, for a local 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 outside beverages.
Cost - $20 per car in advance, $10 per PERSON at the gate
Contests - You can sign up for our stomp contest online, we will have 3 adult stomps and 1 kid stomp. Everyone will have a partner, and should bring a great attitude. $10 to stomp with a chance to win big prizes! We also have a Lucy look-a-like contest, again, bring your A-game, this is a fun event!

Schedule for the Day!!!
10AM - Gates Open (Mimosas!)
11:00-11:50 - Opening Band Set #1
12:00 - Kids' Stomp
12:25 - 1:15 - Opening Band Set #2
1:15 - 1st Adult Stomp
1:45 - 2:30 - Southbound 17 Set #1
2:30 - 2nd Adult Stomp
2:50 - 3:35 - Southbound 17 Set #2
3:45 - 3rd Adult Stomp
4:00 - Lucy Look-a-like Contest
4:15 - 5:00 - Southbound 17 Set #3

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 24th, 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 $20.00 per car (in advance, via the link below, they are $10 per person at the gate the day of the festival) with a portion of the proceeds benefiting local island charities.

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