For the first time, the nationally renowned Uncorked Wine Festival will be in Washington, D.C. on September 24 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the DC Armory, featuring more than 75 wineries with 200 grape varieties, gourmet food trucks, champagne bar, international wine market, artisanal food vendors, video disc jockey, and a photo booth. Cost is $65 to $75 per person (for 21-year-olds and older only). Cocktail attire is recommended, but not required.
“This is more than wine tasting, this is an event with a complete experience for wine lovers,” says Michelle Harris, owner of Uncorked Wine Festivals of Los Angeles.
Uncorked DC Wine Festival has a VIP hour beginning at 5 p.m. with general admission beginning at 6 p.m. VIP tickets are $75 per person and include the extra hour as well some special wine selections to taste. General admission is $65 per person. Both prices include all wine tastings with food sold separately. The VIP admission includes specialty wines from select wineries for the first hour.