Wine, Art and Jazz Festival

May 15, 2015, Grapes on the Grass Soiree sponsored by ERA First Advantage Realty
May 16, 2015, Wine, Art and Jazz Festival presented by Evansville Living Magazine with TRU-Event Rental as Title Sponsor

Congratulations to the 2014 Historic Newburgh Wine, Art & Jazz Festival’s People’s Choice Winners


Sweet Red Wines
1st Place – Easley – Reggae Red
2nd Place – Pepper’s Ridge – Bird Dog Blues
3rd Place – Pepper’s Ridge – Small Town Red

Dry Red Wines
1st Place – Turtle Run – Max’s Small Batch #39
2nd Place – Oliver – Creekbend Chambourein 2011
3rd Place – Monkey Hollow – Cabernet Franc

Sweet White Wines
1st Place – Easley – Reggae White
2nd Place – Winzerward – Gewurztraminer
3rd Place – Scout Mountain – Wyandotte White

Dry White Wines
1st Place – Monkey Hollow – Combined White
2nd Place – Easley – 2013 Traminette
3rd Place – Best Vineyards – Chardonel

Dessert Wines
1st Place – Monkey Hollow – Blueberry
2nd Place – Scout Mountain – Apple Cherry
3rd Place – Winzerward – Strawberry Weisser

HNI would like to wish a heartfelt thank you to all our Sponsors, Vendors, and Volunteers but most importantly we wish to thank  everyone who visited and supported everyone’s efforts!

Media – WIKY Radio
Sustainer – Romain GMC and Mike Chou
Stakeholder – People’s Trust and Savings Bank and ERA First Advantage Realty
Investor – Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. Newburgh National Bank, Expressway Dodge, Bayer’s Plumbing, Inc. Mulzer Crushed Stone and Beef O’Brady’s Newburgh.
Benefactor – H & H Suburban Landscape, Law Office of Jonathan M. Young, EVAPAR, Inc., Bamberger, Foreman, Oswald & Hahn, LLP, Concept Light and Sound, Just for Kids Pediatric Dentistry, The Trophy case, EMS Wireless, WUEV University of Evansville Radio, Neinaber Marketing, Old National Bancorp and Old National Insurance.

Wineries in attendance: Mystique Winery, Blue Heron Vineyard & Winery, Scout Mountain, Pepper’s Ridge Winery, Winzerwald, Best Vineyards, Indiana Creek Winery, Oliver Winery, Monkey Hollow Winery, Easley Winery, Turtle Run Winery, and Carousel.  

Food Vendors for Friday night Soiree:  Kanpai, Edgewater Grille, Pizza Revolution, Ben and Penny’s, Memphis & Main BBQ, Tin Fish, Acropolis, Cleo’s Bakery and Bag Lunch, Cookies by Design, D&D, Biaggis, Acapulco, Jeanne’s Gelato & More, Mulberry Jeans, Daily’s Annex Bakery and Café and Commonwealth Kitchen and Bar.

Food Vendors for Saturday Wine, Art and Jazz Festival:  Kiwanis of Newburgh Home Made Ice Cream, Kanpai, Pizza Revoluntion, Edgewater Grille, Acropolis, Biaggis and Memphis & Main BBQ.

Craft Beer: Turonis

Wine Education sponsored by Beef O’Brady’s and presented by Bill Woerz

Music Friday night: John Michael O’Leary Jazz and the Evansville Swingcats
Music Saturday: Monte Skelton Ensemble, Barbara Santora & Jazzin’, Honey Roy & Bob Minnette Ensemble