Grape Harvest Festival 2016
mmerse yourself in one of the most important wine-producing regions in the country and spend July 30th through August 27th at the Grape Harvest Festival 2016 in the state of Guanajuato. The festival will take place as part of “Guanajuato, ¡Sí Sabe!” where the leading protagonist will be the wine from the Guanajuato region on display from three local producers: Rancho Toyan, La Santisima Trinidad and Bodega Vega – Manchon.
The Grape Harvest Festival will take place across seven venues in the towns of Dolores Hidalgo and San Miguel de Allende, where you’ll also be able to enjoy the San Miguel Grape Harvest Festivities, the main aim of which is to return to local roots. Rancho Toyan will open its doors and conduct guided tours of its grounds. Chefs Juan Jose Gómez, Carlos Arroyo, Víctor Palma and David Jahnke will also be participating in the festivities; while the event will be brought to a magnificent finale with a concert by Susana Zabaleta and a gala dinner.
If you enjoy good food and good drink, don’t miss out on what Bodega Vega-Manchon has in store for you. Celebrate the grape harvest festivities in this winery, where you’ll find all the traditional elements for celebrating all things grapes; walk among the vineyards, pick and tread grapes, visit the wine cellars and try some of the wine labels in guided tasting sessions. Try the dishes prepared by well-known chefs Luis Muñoz, Antonio Bautista and Salvador Rodríguez while you take in musical shows and an equestrian performance.
La Santisima Trinidad will also be putting on special events during the festival. Discover first-hand this wine-producing, equestrian and residential venture, as you try the local food and wine, take part in traditional grape-treading, tour the development in wagons and finish up with a flamenco dance performance. So, now you know it. Come and visit the state known as the cradle of Mexican wine and enjoy this Mexican wine festival. For more information, visit:
Grape Harvest Festival Information
Grape Harvest Festival 2016 – 7/30-8/27