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Powhatan’s Festival of the Grape is TODAY

Posted at 5:22 PM, Oct 18, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-20 14:30:48-04

Make sure to shop by the CBS 6 booth at today’s festival. You’ll see some familiar faces from CBS 6 News. You can also check out the 2012 Prius from McGeorge Toyota that’s up for grabs. We’ll announce the winner on Nov. 5

POWHATAN, Va. (WTVR) – It’s a party in Powhatan this weekend and you are invited.

The 10th anniversary of Powhatan’s Festival of the Grape is Saturday, October 20 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Powhatan’s Historic Courthouse. The first few thousand people will receive a 10th anniversary commemorative wine glass.

The celebration is an opportunity to sample thirty of Virginia’s best wines, shop and browse the arts and crafts, listen to live music from Casper & Steve Bassett & Ammon Tharp with the Soul Bubbas and taste cuisine from 14 regional food vendors.

Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 day of the event. If going plan ahead, Rt. 13 in the county seat of Powhatan near historic courthouse will be blocked off. Get more details at