Wine, Art and Jazz Festival

The 11th Annual Wine, Art & Jazz Festival Weekend of May 20th and 21st in 2016 was a huge success that has created many cherished memories of fun with friends and family!


Below photos are from Grapes on the Grass Soiree Sponsored by ERA First Advantage Realty

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(Newburgh, Indiana)  The Historic Newburgh Wine, Art and Jazz Festival announces the winners for the People’s Choice Award, sponsored by People’s Trust and Bank.  This is not about having great legs, it is about what wine do you like the best.

In the Sweet Red Category, first place goes to Easley Reggae Red, second place goes to Buck Creek Pleasant View Pinot, and third place goes to Easley Reggae Blush.  In the Sweet White Category, first places goes to Peppers Ridge Small Town White, second place goes to Easley Sweet Tulip Moscato, and third place goes to Turtle Run Slip My Mind.  In the Dessert Category, first place goes to Pepper’s Ridge Blueberry, second place goes to Blue Heron Constitution, and third place Harmony Winery Allegro.  In the Dry Red Category, first place goes to Peppers Ridge Hoosier Red, second place goes to Quibble Hill Big Thunder, and third place goes to Buck Creek Gold Label Cabernet Sauvignon.  The Dry White Category, first place goes to Harmony Riesling, second place goes to Winzerwald Gerwurztraminer American, and third goes to Peppers Ridge 30.06 White.

2016 Participating Wineries
Best Vineyards, Blue Heron Vineyards & Winery, Buck Creek Winery, Cedar Creek Winery, Easley Winery, Harmony Winery, Hedgegrove Meadery & Winery, Holtkamp Winery, Indian Creek Winery, Monkey Hollow Winery, Mystique Winery, Pepper’s Ridge Winery, Quibble Hill Winery, Traders Point Winery, Turtle Run Winery, Winzerwald Winery

And we welcome Carson’s Brewery back as our craft beer vendor.

2016 Participating Restaurants
Acuapulco (Soiree), Acropolis(Soiree & Festival), Angelo’s Italina restaurant (Soiree), Beef O’Brady’s (Soiree & Festival), Cork ‘N Cleaver (Soiree), Edgewater Grille (Soiree & Festival), Gigi’s Cupcakes (Soiree & Festival), Kanpai (Soiree & Festival), Kiwanis Club of Newburgh Ice Cream (Festival Only), McCallisters (Soiree), Mulberry Jeans (Soiree), Ninki  (Soiree), Oasis Cafe Mediterranean Grill (Soiree), Pizza Chef (Soiree), Spudz-N-Stuff (Soiree), Stecker Grassfed Cheeses (Soiree), The Pizza Revolution (Soiree & Festival), The Tin Fish (Soiree), Upgrade Cafe @ Livewell (Soiree), Walton’s International Comfort Food  (Soiree)

2016 Artists
Moonlight Patio torches & Glass Art, Tokens of Antiquity, The Tipsy Artist, Dakri Sinclair

HNI would like to wish a heartfelt thank you to all of our 2016 Sponsors, Vendors, and Volunteers, but most importantly we wish to thank everyone who visited and supported our events and activities.

Title Sponsors – Evansville Living Magazine and T.R.U. Event Rental, Inc.
Media – WIKY Radio
Sustainer – Alcoa Warrick Operations, Barefoot Cottage, Dr. Mike Chou, Heritage Federal Credit Union, Romain Cross Pointe Auto Park, Vectren Foundation
Stakeholder – Commonwealth Engineers, Janice Miller, ERA First Advantage Realty, United Fidelity Bank
Investor – Access Storage, Expressway Dodge, Feller Limousine, Leiberman Technologies, Liquor Locker, Mulzer Crushed Stone, People’s Trust & Savings Bank, St. Mary’s Health
Benefactor – Bamberger, Foreman, Oswald & Hahn,  Carson’s Brewery, Computer’s Plus, Concept Light & Sound, Dunn Hospitality Group, EVAPAR, Evansville Teachers Federal Credit Union, First Security Bank, H&H Suburban, Hamilton Pointe, Just for Kids Pediatric Dentistry, Lea Matthews Furniture & Interior, LNB Community Bank – Newburgh Branch, Newburgh Power Sports, Old National Bancorp, Tri State Athletic Club, Trophy Case, WUEV.