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Spend Thanksgiving Weekend at our Vineyards and Tasting Rooms

After hosting a house full of company or traveling for hours to get to your family, this Thanksgiving stay local for the weekend and come out and visit a New Jersey winery as part of the Garden State Wine Growers Association’s annual Holiday Wine Trail Weekend being held at wineries throughout the state.

Starting Black Friday and continuing throughout the weekend, wineries from Sussex County to Cape May will be hosting their own special entertainment inside their tasting rooms.

Participating wineries will give away holiday grapevine wreaths and decorative ornaments to dress the wreath with. Wine trail travelers will receive a wreath and ornament at their first winery stop of the weekend, and then additional ornaments from each participating winery visited thereafter Friday through Sunday. Wreaths and ornaments are available only at participating wineries and a limited supply exists.

Enjoy these listings of South Jersey Participating in this years event. If your favorite is missing from the list, please reach out to them directly for event information.

More events are being added as the weekend approaches. Check back for more or click here for even more wine events throughout New Jersey.



Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at Amalthea Cellars
November 24, 25, & 26 | 11 AM – 5 PM
Amalthea Cellars, Atco

Amalthea Cellars is celebrating their annual holiday event! Come taste a wide variety of premium dry-white, dry-red, and semi-dry wines, as well as enjoy barrel samples. The winery will be offering exclusive holiday discounts so that you can find the perfect gift for the wine lovers in your life! MORE >

Holiday Gala
November 18 & 19 | 12 PM – 4 PM
November 24, 25, & 26 | 12 PM – 4PM
Balic Winery, Mays Landing

Join Balic Winery for their two-weekend Holiday Gala! On November 18 and 19 enjoy a live performance from world famous Robert Douglas Jennings and on November 25 and 26 guests can jam out to the fantastic Jazztones! You can also participate in wine tastings and vineyards tours and eat from the area’s top restaurants. This event is free of charge. MORE >

Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at Bellview Winery
November 24, 25, & 26 | 10 AM – 5 PM
Bellview Winery, Landisville

Come out and join Bellview Winery for a long weekend of wine, food, and merrymaking! You’ll find unique gifts, beautiful gift baskets, and wine themed holiday items. Spiceberry wine, which is a sweetened cranberry wine spiced with cinnamon, orange peel, and a hint of clove, will be returning to Bellview for purchase! Skip the long lines and craziness at the department store and kick back with Bellview Winery and a glass of wine! MORE >

Holiday Winetrail Tasting at Chestnut Run Farm
November 24 & 25 | 12 PM – 5 PM
Chestnut Run Farm, Pilesgrove

Chestnut Run Farm’s rustic wine shop will be open for tasting on the Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving! Come out for a beautiful day in Salem County and celebrate the holiday season with a glass of wine. They will be pouring all six of their Asian Pear, Fuji Apple, and Japanese Plum wines. MORE >

Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at Coda Rossa Winery
November 24, 25, & 26 | 11 AM – 6 PM
Coda Rossa Winery, Franklinville

All turkey-ed out? Then join Coda Rossa Winery for delicious homemade lasagna and a selection of both dry and sweet wines! They will be offering a special edition Winter Spice wine. Tastings are $12 per person and include the glass. Coda Rossa will also be offering complimentary wreaths and ornaments. MORE >

Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at Hawk Haven Vineyard
November 24, 25, & 26 | 12 PM – 5 PM
Hawk Haven Vineyard, Rio Grande

The holiday season without wine is like Santa without reindeer. It just won’t fly. Hawk Haven wines are sure to warm your winter and provide the perfect gift for a holiday party! During your visit, relax by the cozy fireplace, peruse their selection of wine-related gifts and accessories, and stock up on your favorite wines! This Wine Trail Weekend kicks off Hawk Haven Winery’s biggest sale of the year. MORE >

Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at Jessie Creek Winery
November 24, 25, & 26 | 11 AM – 6 PM
Jessie Creek Winery, Cape May

It’s that time of year again and Jessie Creek Winery has you covered this holiday season! They will be introducing their cookie and wine pairings, which will be available until Christmas, as well as handing out grapevine wreathes and little snowmen cork ornaments. Find a cozy spot near the bonfire, relax, and enjoy live acoustic music! MORE > 

Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at Plagido’s Winery
November 24, 25, & 26 | 11 AM – 5 PM
Plagido’s Winery, Hammonton

Plagido’s Winery prides itself on quality wine and good customer service and has been named Winery of the Year for 2016 and 2017. They are celebrating the Holiday Wine Trail Weekend by offering $8 wine tastings, as well as $10 wine tastings that include taking home your wine glass! There will be flash sales, 6 bottle discounts, and case discounts all weekend long! MORE >

Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at Salem Oak Vineyards
November 24, 25, & 26 | 12 PM – 9 PM
Salem Oak Vineyards, Pedricktown

Tis the season for wine! Join Salem Oak Vineyards during the Holiday Wine Trail Weekend for free seasonal sangria tastings and free sampling of Sweet Mary’s Chocolates! From 7PM to 9PM on Friday and Saturday, you can enjoy live music from Ellie Soy and Unplugged Lights. Guests will also receive a complimentary wine cork ornament for their participation in the Wine Trail Weekend! MORE >

Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at Sharrott Winery
November 24, 25, & 26 | 12 PM – 6 PM
Sharrott Winery, Hammonton

Sharrott Winery will be decorated for the season so you can get into the holiday spirit while you taste some wine! All tastings include six samples of Sharrott’s award winning wines and a souvenir glass. Also enjoy treats from their decadent chocolate fountain! Then complete your holiday shopping with a custom gift basket or gift card. MORE >


Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at Southwind Vineyard
November 24, 25, & 26 | 12 PM – 7:30 PM
Southwind Vineyard, Millville

Southwind Vineyard has planned a weekend full of fun to kick off your holiday season! Throughout the weekend guests can paint their own wine glasses for just $5 and an art instructor will be on hand to assist you. Top Shelf Mobile Cuisine will be on site to tantalize your tummy with all sorts of treats! On Saturday, Southwind is hosting the Fall Hunter Pace, where guests can ride horses through the trails on the property just for fun, timed, or performance-based all while looking for hidden treasures! MORE >


Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at Summit City Winery
November 24, 25, & 26 | 1 PM – 10 PM
Summit City Winery, Glassboro

To celebrate the Holiday Wine Trail Weekend, Summit City Winery will be offering a 10% discount on all wine bottle sales and will be making their special holiday drink, the Apple Cinnamon Thrill for $10 (the price includes the glass). On Friday night DJ Jim Tighe will be playing your favorite oldies music and on Saturday night listen to country music with DJ Steve Caroll. MORE >


Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at Tomasello Winery
November 24, 25, & 26 | 12 PM – 5 PM
Tomasello Winery, Hammonton

Join Tomasello Winery on Thanksgiving weekend for their annual Holiday Wine Trail Weekend! Tomasello will be giving away free grapevine wreaths and holiday ornaments for your wreath! They have specially selected their sale wines to pair perfectly with friends, family, and a holiday meal. The winery will also have tapas and specialty cocktails available for purchase throughout the weekend. MORE >


Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at Valenzano Winery
November 24, 25, & 26 | 11 AM – 4 PM
Valenzano Winery, Shamong

Take a moment from your brutal shopping expedition and join Valenzano Winery for a glass of bliss! You will enjoy a tasting from among thirty of their available wines and find that perfect addition to your holiday menu. Guests can also take advantage of early holiday shopping by choosing from a variety of gift baskets that are crafted to fit your gift giving desires. MORE >


Wine Trail Weekend at White Horse Winery
November 24, 25, & 26 | 12 PM – 9 PM
White Horse Winery, Hammonton

White Horse Winery is celebrating the Holiday Wine Trail Weekend with special tastings, live music, and delicious food trucks! On Friday, enjoy food truck fare from Oink & Moo BBQ and live music from Camille Peruto. On Saturday, Tacos al Carbon will be serving up some tasty food and to close out the weekend on Sunday, Adam Holcombe will be playing live while you enjoy cheesy treats from Grilled Cheez Factory! MORE >


Holiday Wine Trail Weekend at William Heritage Winery
November 24, 25, & 26 | 10 AM – 6 PM
William Heritage Winery, Mullica Hill

William Heritage Winery is participating in this year’s Holiday Wine Trail Weekend! Each guest who visits the winery will receive a holiday ornament to put on your Wine Trail Weekend wreath. Throughout the weekend, the winery will feature wine tastings, along with wine by the glass and by the bottle on their heated wine patio. During this event, they will also be celebrating their annual Black Friday Weekend sale, where guests will receive 20% off their entire wine purchases and a bonus $25 gift card for purchases of 12 or more bottles of wine. MORE >


Holiday Shopping & Sipping at 4JG’s Winery
November 24, 25, & 26 | 12 PM – 5 PM
4JG’s Winery, Colts Neck

It’s that time of year again with Santa, singing, and festivities for the holidays! 4JG’s Holiday Wine Trail Weekend is their annual celebration of good wine, family, and friends. Enjoy their award winning wines with chocolate pairings, as well as listen to live piano music. The winery also has great gifts for all the wine lovers on your list! Relax at 4JG’s Winery while they uncork a little magic this holiday season. MORE >