2015 Coastal Virginia Wine Fest

When: January 17- 18, 2015 (Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend)

Where: Virginia Beach Convention Center

Hours: Saturday Noon – 7:00pm – Sunday Noon – 5:00pm

Click Here to view the 2014 Max Media Wine Tasting video.

Weekend Entertainment

Saturday 1:30-6 pm on Main Stage: Country Music Recording Artist, Mark Cooke

From Nashville, Quarterback recording artist Mark Cooke will entertain you with his easy going country music. Mark’s debut single, “Can’t Cheat in a Small Town” was released in the summer of 2010 to rave reviews and followed with “I Love It”. His debut EP “Living For The Weekend” released in 2011 and contains the single “Any Way The Wind Blows”. His latest single and music video “Stay With Me Tonight” was released last year. You can hear Mark’s music on his website at www.markcooke.com and on radio now!

Sunday 1-5 pm on Main Stage: Charles Darden 1pm- 5pm

Sip wine, relax and listen to great jazz, blues and swing music by local jazz favorite, Charles Darden. Charles will entertain you with timeless classics from Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., Louis Armstrong and more. Known as “The Voice”, Charles also plays the tenor sax. What a great combination!

Grape Stomping Competition:

Watch favorite local Hampton Roads celebrities compete for bragging rights and purple-stained extremities. Teams of two (one stomper and one swabby) will compete in hopes of being named the weekend’s greatest grape stomp team.

Saturday, 3 pm on Main Stage:

Nathan James Promotions iHeart Media & Aubrey Aquino from Wavy TV 10

Sunday, 3 pm on Main Stage:

Ty Lorenzo Face of Fox43 & Kendall Taylor form Hot 100.5

Peoples Choice Awards For Best In Show

Be sure to pick up a ballot upon entry to vote for your favorite wine. Awards will be announced and awarded immediately following the Grape Stomp Competition on Saturday and Sunday.

Virginia Craft Beer Garden

Samplings from Coastal Virginia’s award-winning breweries are included with event tasting tickets! Additional beer sales are available by the cup, with all net proceeds benefitting the Noblemen.

Presented by:


WEBSITE: fm99.com

106.9 The Fox

WEBSITE: 106.9thefox.com

New This Year! FM99 and 106.9 The FOX sponsored Play-Off Game viewing lounge complete with wide-screen TVs and comfortable seating! Guests can enjoy a variety of the best Virginia Craft Beer AND catch the score of their favorite football team!

Devils Backbone Brewing Company

LOCATION: Nellysford

WEBSITE: dbbrewingcompany.com

Star Hill Brewery

LOCATION: Charlottesville

WEBSITE: starrhill.com

Back Bay Brewing Company

LOCATION: Virginia Beach

WEBSITE: backbaybrewingco.com

Bold Rock Cider

LOCATION: Nellysford

WEBSITE: boldrock.com

Smartmouth Brewing Company


WEBSITE: Smartmouthbrewing.com

St George Brewing Company


WEBSITE: Stgbeer.com

Young Veterans Brewing Company

LOCATION: Virginia Beach

WEBSITE: vbcopper.com/yvbc

O’Conner Brewing Company


WEBSITE: oconnorbrewing.com/yvbc

Featured Wineries

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Featured Additional Vendors

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Advance ticket purchases available soon!