Ticket Outlets Announced:
SML Wine Festival Discount Tickets purchase in-person, or on-line with PayPal
MONETA, Va –The Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival’s participating area ticket outlets are in high gear selling for the lake’s popular autumn celebration. The 22nd Annual Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival will be held the last Saturday and Sunday in September (25th and 26th). This year, 27 Virginia wineries will be participating as well as 85 juried craft and food vendors. Three popular live bands will also be there to entertain festival-goers. Saturday crowds will enjoy the music of Barefoot West and Burning Bridges. Sunday’s festivities feature Barefoot West again and The Worx. The Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival will be held at LakeWatch Plantation in Moneta, directly off of Route 122, about 1 mile south of Hales Ford Bridge. This venue allows for easy access to the site, an abundance of free parking and more space for festival-goers to enjoy the festivities.
For a fourth year in a row, event host, The Smith Mountain Lake Regional Chamber of Commerce, is offering tickets via PayPal on its website. PayPal offers all of the crucial elements of proven web-based security, plus it’s convenient for our out-of-area festival-goers or those locally who prefer on-line transactions.
|On-line tickets are available at www.visitsmithmountainlake.com then click on “Advanced Wine Festival Tickets.”
Local ticket outlets
Tickets are available for in-person pickup at the Smith Mountain Lake Visitors Center at Bridgewater Plaza near the Hales Ford Bridge as well as the following business establishments:
Buy early for discount pricing
By purchasing tickets in advance, festival-goers can take advantage of the advance-sale discount. Advance ticket prices are effective through September 24 at 5 p.m. at all ticket outlets. Tickets are $18 for tasters and $22 at the gate. Designated drivers will pay $12 in advance and $15 at the gate.
Proceeds from the festival make it possible for the SML Regional Chamber to support many new and growing programs designed to promote business in the lake region.
For more information about the 2010 Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival, visit the Smith Mountain Lake Regional Chamber’s website at: www.visitsmithmountainlake.com.