It’s time to celebrate A Vintage Affair’s 15th Anniversary.  On Friday night, April 17th, patrons will gather outside Jamison Hall at The Factory at Franklin from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. for the “Meet The Vintner Preview Party,” sponsored by First Tennessee Bank. The event will feature fine cigars and special wine tastings from the following wine makers: Todd Anderson of Anderson’s Conn Valley Vineyards, William Dale of Barnett Vineyards, Dan Cederquist of Cederquist Wine Company, Luis Robledo of Robledo Family Winery, and Pablo Nyarady of Trifecta Winery. There will also be champagne and fabulous hors d’oeuvres from Red Pony. Tickets are $125 per person. This price includes your reservation to the “Main Event.” Reservations may be purchased online at A Vintage Affair. 

A Look Back at Last Year’s Meet the Vintner Party

Immediately following the Preview Party, doors will open for the “A Vintage Affair Main Event,” the event to round off the three-day festivities. The party will feature live and silent auctions, and several wine tasting and food stations. Participating restaurants include Catering by Suzette, Franklin Chop House, McCreary’s Irish Pub, Gina’s Stone Fired Italian, Southern City Flavors, Pueblo Real, Moonshine Gypsies Catering, Olivia Olive Oil, Cool Café, Corner Pub Franklin, Taziki’s, among others. Reservations may be purchased online at or purchased at the door for $75. Participating wine stations include: Arrington Vineyards, Brinkmann Wine & Spirits, Moon Wine & Spirits, Red Dog Wine & Spirits, Scotto Cellars, Trabenhaus Wines and TennSouth Distillery, among others.

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Two great reasons to celebrate,  Arrington Vineyards is introducing a Limited Edition Sparkling Wine Brut (Brut is available for purchase in AV’s tasting room or online store) and  they are going to be returning as a featured Winery at the  15th Anniversary Main Event on April 17th. Don’t miss out on this once a year celebration.   Tickets will still be available at the door.

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