• Alto Vineyards Hosts 1st Annual Harvest Festival & Fireworks Show on Saturday, September 14, 2019!

    September 11, 2019
    Grape harvest is in full swing and Alto Vineyards is celebrating with their 1st Annual Harvest Festival & Fireworks Show on Saturday, September 14, in Alto Pass, IL. Music starts at 2pm with Creole Stomp, followed by The Deciders. Wine, beer, and Cajun food will be for sale all day including items like shrimp and seafood gumbo. This event is free admission, free parking, and family friendly - rain or shine.

    Sample unreleased wines at the ticketed VIP Tasting & Tour with the Vintner. For $25, take a tour of the grape vines and cellar with the winemaker, followed by a private pairing of unreleased wines and hors d’oeuvres. Pre-purchase tickets at altovineyards.net, any available spots will be for sale at the event.

    Close out the evening with a professional fireworks show over the vineyard by Falling Skies Pyrotechnics after dusk – a 20 minute show that is sure not to disappoint!

    Alto Vineyards is Southern Illinois’ oldest winery most award-winning winery and vineyard. Since opening in 1988, they’ve won hundreds of state, national, and international awards and, today, make over 20 different wines. They are a proud member of the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail and Shawnee American Viticultural Area, supporting the agriculture and tourism industries of Southern Illinois for over 30 years.

    For more information, contact Michelle Hammonds, Event Coordinator, at events@altovineyards.net or (618) 893-4898 or visit our website at altovineyards.net.
    Contact:
    Michellle Hammonds, Event Coordinator
    618-893-4898