Head up to the lake the weekend of June 5 -6 for the Lake Norman Wine and Food Festival. The festival will feature a dozen wineries and six local restaurants.
Participating restaurants will provide up to three signature dishes for sampling. The restaurants included are: Brooklyn South Neighborhood Pizzaria, The Creole House on Main Street, Dressler's Restaurant, Kernel T's Korn Krib, Mayo's Ristorante and Sangram Indian Cuisine.
The wineries that will be participating are: Allison Oaks Vineyards, Brushy Mountain Winery, Daveste Vineyards, Dobbins Creek Vineyards, Old Stone Vineyard and Winery, Raintree Cellars Winery, Round Peak Vineyards, Shadow Springs Vineyard, Shelton Vineyards, Southern Charm Winery, Stony Mountain Vineyards and Uwharrie Vineyards.
The festival will be donating proceeds to Angels and Sparrows, Hope House and the Mooresville Soup Kitchen.
Saturday, June 5 10:30 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 6 Noon until 6:00 p.m.
General Admission: $9*
Wine Tent: $19* (Includes general admission)
* $2 discount if you bring a canned good. One per person.
Kenton Place in Cornelius, near the intersection of Sam Furr (Hwy. 73) and West Catawba.
For more info, visit www.lakenormanwineandfoodfestival.org.