Frequently Asked Questions Regarding the Door County Wine Fest

Where is the festival being held?
The Door County Wine Fest is being held on the main street (Hwy 42) and Harbor View Park in the heart of the Village of Egg Harbor, WI. The address for the park is 7809 State Highway 42, Egg Harbor, WI 54209.

What are the dates and times of the event?
Door County Wine Fest will be held on June 24, 2017. Sampling begins at 1pm. Last call will be made at 5pm. 

What lodging is available in the area?
We encourage you to stay at any of the establishments in Egg Harbor. A full list can be found here: Egg Harbor Lodging

May I purchase tickets at the door? Will you sell out? 
We encourage you to purchase your tickets ahead of time to ensure admittance. Ticket sales have been brisk. Online tickets are priced lower to encourage advance ticket sales. This helps with planning for adequate food, wine, staff and more.

Do you accept credit cards?
All online purchases are made via credit card. Day of tickets and merchandise may be purchased via cash or a credit card. 

I purchased tickets online, but cannot locate the confirmation email.  Can another email be sent or how can I get replacement tickets?
Replacement tickets are available by emailing marketing@eggharbordoorcounty.org or calling the Egg Harbor Business Association at 920.868.3717.

What is your admission policy for day of event, will I need an ID?
We will have trained and certified security checking IDs. You will be asked to show your ID - for proof of age. Tickets purchased online will still require the individual to show an ID at one of our ticket booths on day of the event. With a ticket purchase and ID check completed, each individual will have a festival wrist band placed on your wrist by one of the festival staff. There will be no refunds if you attempted to purchase a ticket online, and you are underage. No one under the age of 21 will be permitted to sample wine. 

May I leave the festival grounds and return later in the day?
Our festival grounds are not enclosed. All festival areas are open and available to all. You are allowed to leave and return as many times as you like as long as you still have your festival wrist band properly attached.

Where can I park?
There is plenty of free parking in Egg Harbor. On street parking will be available on a first come, first serve basis. There is a festival parking lot located on Church Street - about a block away from the event. If staying overnight in Egg Harbor, we encourage you to leave your car, avoid festival parking altogether, and take advantage of the complimentary trolley shuttleWe have two general parking areas - outside of the Village - that are available free to park (and then ride a shuttle. One of the parking areas is two miles south of Egg Harbor - near Harbor Ridge Winery (just off Hwy 42), and the other is 3 miles east of Egg Harbor on Cty E (at Birch Creek Music Performance Center).

What is the shuttle service you offer?
We will have shuttles providing transportation to and from the event starting at 12 Noon and running through 6:30pm that night. The shuttle will service an area within a 4-5 mile radius (approximately) from Harbor View Park, and will stop at specific designated areas. Door County Trolley, an Egg Harbor based company, will provide the trolley shuttle service. Kobussen Bus will also provide three buses for shuttle. For more information please visit: Trolley Shuttle 

Are there other means of transportation other than a trolley within the designated 5 mile radius?
Door County is distinctly not urban, and public transportation is not readily available. There are a few cab companies that  originate from Sturgeon Bay that may be available for transportation. If you do not plan on riding the shuttle we highly recommend arranging responsible transportation or having a designated driver before attending the event.  The laws are very strict on drinking and driving; it is simply not worth taking a chance. Door County Cab can be reached by calling 920-818-1124.

I can't participate this year.  Do you have a date planned for the 2018 Wine Fest?
Yes, Saturday June 23, 2018

What about large group discounts?
For groups of 30 or more, please contact us for discounted rate. .

Will food be served at the event?
A variety of delicious food will be available for purchase at the event. All sorts of food trucks, restaurant and food service providers will be within the 5 block festival grounds.

Do you know what food options will be available?  Will there be vegetarian, and/or fish, options available for non-meat/poultry eaters?
There will be a variety of vegetarian options, cheese plates, grilled items, and more. Local restaurants have Spanish, Mexican, Italian and American cuisine.

Will there be souvenirs available for purchase?
Yes! There will be a great selection of Door County Wine Fest merchandise available for purchase at the festival - primarily apparel.

Are there other related events going on during the weekend at the individual wineries?
Individual wineries may sponsor their own pre- or post-festival events throughout the weekend of the Door County Wine Fest, however none of these events will conflict with the festival hours. 

Can I bring my pet?
Yes, pets are allowed.

Can I bring my kids? 
While children are allowed at the event there will be no activities planned for them. No one under the age of 21 may sample wine.

May I bring carry-ins? 
No. Carry-ins will not be allowed.

What if it rains?
The event will be held rain or shine. All wineries will have their own tasting tents. Watch the weather forecasts, and check our Facebook page or this web site for updates. Severe weather (beyond the norm) would be the only possible way that the festival may be postponed. We do not expect this to happen.

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