The Autumn Wine Festival is produced in conjunction and sanctioned by the Maryland Wineries Association and is the only one of its kind in the Salisbury area. Now in its ninth year, this event offers wine tastings (included with admission), wine by the glass and bottle purchases from the many Maryland wineries, a variety of arts and crafts, live music performances, and tasty regional cuisine.
If you have ever enjoyed the Maryland Wine Festival, Wine in the Woods, or any other great wine festivals, you will love ours! So pack your outdoor chair or blanket, make your hotel reservations, and invite your friends to this yearís event.
Tickets to the Autumn Wine Festival can be purchased in advance or at the event. Advanced single-day tickets are $20 or a two-day pass can be purchased for $35. Tickets purchased at the event are $30. Youth (those under 21) and designated driver tickets are available in advance or at the event for only $5 and children under the age of 5 are free! Tickets include all day admission, a 6oz wine glass for sampling, all live entertainment, a free tour of Pemberton Hall and free parking!
For more information on the Autumn Wine Festival or the Salisbury area please contact:
Wicomico County Tourism
1-800-332-Tour / 410-548-4914
Tourism Manager: Sandy Fulton
Directions to Wine Festival
Pemberton Historical Park
5561 Plantation Lane,
Salisbury, Maryland 21801
From Delaware and Points North: Follow Rt 13 South into Salisbury. Take the Rt 50 West exit into Salisbury. Drive through town to Nanticoke Road. Turn left onto Nanticoke and bear an immediate left onto Pemberton Drive. Pemberton Historical Park is 2 miles on your left.
From Ocean City and Points East: Follow Rt 50 West into Salisbury. Drive through downtown Salisbury to Nanticoke Road. Turn left on Nanticoke and bear an immediate left onto Pemberton Drive. Pemberton Historical Park is 2 miles down on your left.
From Virginia and Points South: Take Rt 13 Business North into Salisbury. At the Rt 50 overpass downtown, follow signs to turn left onto Rt 50 Business westbound. Travel over the Mill St. bridge and turn left onto Nanticoke Road (Rt. 349). Make an immediate left onto Pemberton Drive. Continue straight on Pemberton Drive. Pemberton Historical Park is located on the left.
From Annapolis and Points West: At Route 50 Bypass Split with US 13, follow Route 50 Business toward Salisbury. Turn right onto Nanticoke Road. Bear left immediately onto Pemberton Drive. Pemberton Historical Park is 2 miles down on your left.
Tips for the Autumn Wine Festival
- Bring a designated driver
- Please drink responsibly
- Please leave your pets at home
- No outside food or drink allowed
- Donít forget your camera
- Wear comfortable shoes
- Bring a blanket or chairs
- Remember your ID, you will be carded
- Invite your friends to attend with you