Kief Joshua Vineyards will be host the first ever Southeast Arizona “New Vintners” Wine Growers Harvest Festival at its vineyard in Elgin, Arizona. More than eight Arizona-based wineries and vineyards will be in attendance, pouring some of the state’s newest wines available, alongside two local bands on stage, gourmet food from local eateries and a variety of retail vendors.
From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. wine lovers from across the state are invited to enjoy wine tastings, new wine releases, meet and greets with new Arizona winemakers and local fare from The Culinary Graduate Food Truck/Dante's Fire and Russell Compton Texas BBQ.
Tickets are available at the door the day of the event for $15 per person, which includes a souvenir glass and five wine tastings. Participating wineries include High Lonesome Vineyards, Larimita Cellars, Birds and Barrels, Tantrum Wines, Elephant Head Vineyards and more.
The musical line up includes:
Cat Daddy and the 12 Barz Blues Band from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Jeordie, daughter of pop-star Melanie “I Gotta Brand New Pair of Roller Skates,” from 2 to 5 p.m.
A variety of locally made products will also be available from retailers, including Untamed Confections, Sogno Toscano Olive Oils, Slash Z Photography, Hempworx, Udderly Natural Products, a local henna tattoo artist and more.