The 2018 Grand Tasting at Union Station
Saturday, September 8 at 11:30 am - 5:00 pm$35 - $125
Worcester Wine Festival’s Grand Tasting at Union Station in Worcester, MA is the grand event for the entire weekend’s celebration. In addition to the 400+ hand-curated wines the Grand Tasting will include tastings from selected restaurants, and a small number of hand-picked vendors, specializing in arts, retail, and more.
There will be three ticket admissions available:
- VIP — Admission begins at 11:30 AM and lasts through the conclusion of the Grand Tasting at 5:00 PM (“Last Call” will be at 4:30pm). This ticket is limited in quantity to allow for a more intimate experience with wineries, restaurant owners, distributors, admission into VIP Lounge and more. This ticket includes access to the VIP lounge, which includes access to exclusive wine tastings, complimentary premium small bites (1:30 PM – 3:30 PM), premium hydration, and comfortable seating. Access to the VIP lounge will be strictly monitored to ensure only VIP ticket holders have access to these premium amenities.
- Session 1 — 1:00pm – 5:00pm (“Last Call” will be at 4:30pm)
- Session 2 — 2:30pm – 5:00pm (“Last Call” will be at 4:30pm)
Wootoberfest Beer Garden
In addition to the carefully selected wines being poured in the main foyer of Union Station, the 2018 Worcester Fine Festival is pleased to be presenting an outdoor, intimate setting for curated craft beers to celebrate Octoberfest in Worcester. The Wootoberfest Beer Garden is situated upstairs on the covered patio with a grand view of downtown Worcester’s revitalization. Germany’s Octoberfest inspired food, presented by Lock 50, will be available for purchase. Admission into the Wootoberfest Beer Garden is included with both VIP and general admission to the Worcester Wine Festival’s Grand Tasting.
No re-admission. Must bring printed ticket for entry. Tickets are non-transferable and not refundable. This is a 21+ event and proper identification required for admission. VIP Lounge access will not be granted to guests, friends, or vendors without the printed VIP ticket.