Keuka Lake Wineries Harvest Tour of Food and Wine – Saturday and Sunday, September 17th and 18th at participating wineries on the Keuka Lake Wine Trail (less than three hours from Buffalo). Sample dishes prepared using locally produced food as well as wines of the area. Tickets are available at www.keukawinetrail.com, including designated driver tickets.
Niagara Wine Trail Harvest Festival – Friday through Sunday, September 23rd through 25th at participating wineries on the Niagara Wine Trail in Niagara County, featuring food and wine pairings, fall activities and entertainment. Tickets are $20 per person online, $25 at the door and are valid for all three days; hours are Friday noon to 6 p.m. (selected wineries), Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday noon to 6 p.m. Purchase tickets and find out more at www.niagarawinetrail.org.
North East Wine Country Harvest Festival – Friday through Sunday, September 23rd through 25th at two locations in North East, Pennsylvania (less than 90 minutes from Buffalo) – Gibson Park (Routes 20 and 89) and Gravel Pit Park (Route 20). Tickets are only $6 at the gate and includes food, crafts, entertainment and specials from nine wineries. Find out more at www.lakeeriewinecountry.org.