Northern Michigan Events: Visit downtown Harbor Springs on Saturday (4 -7pm), June 29, 2013, for an afternoon of wine tasting, local food sampling and live music plus more at the Harbor Springs Waterfront Wine Festival.

Tickets are available online and through the chamber office & gazebo, Toski-Sands, Harbor IGA and Glen's Fresh Market.

Ticket prices: $15 in advance and $25 the day of. The Waterfront Wine Festival is held in the park next to the city marina off of Bay Street downtown. Purchase price includes 2 tastings and a commemorative wine glass. Additional tasting tickets may be purchsed at the event – $2 each additional or 12 tastings for $20.

Waterfront Wine Festival Raffle


1.  Basket of wonderful wine with $500 gift certificate at Glen's Fresh Market.

2.  Two Roundtrip Ticket vouchers from Pellston to Chicago on Lakeshore Express ($500 value).

3.  Enjoy a trip around the Little Traverse Bay on the Pointer boat for 12 guests.  (donated by Stafford's Pier).

4.  Harbor Springs Area Chamber of Commerce/Scenic Michigan grab bag of goodies from the area  

Raffle tickets will be on sale at the event

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Daniel DeWindt, executive director of the Harbor Springs Area Chamber of Commerce put together the following list of wineries, restaurants and other culinary specialists that will be provinding the enticing fare at the Harbor Springs Waterfront Wine Festival:

Wineries, Breweries and Beverage Companies:

Variety from Short's Brewery Bowers Harbor Wines
Bonanno Cabernet
Morgan Winery
Great Lakes Winery
Shady Lane Cellars
Griffin Beverage
Mackinaw Trail Winery
Fabiano Brothers
Petoskey Brewing
Domaine Napa Wine Co.
Harbor Springs Vineyards & Winery Verterra Winery

Restaurants and Specialty Food Purveyors:

American Spoon Foods – 3 appetizers, preserves and cheese pairings Glens North
Twisted Olive
Harbor Springs IGA
BC Pizza HS
Wine Guys Group (City Park Grill & Palette Bistro)
The New York
Fustini's Oils and Vinegars
Stafford’s Pier Restaurant – Chicken Tortellini Salad Crooked Tree Breadworks

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