..Friday & Saturday, August 11th & 12th, 2017, at the Coventry Campus - just south of 204th & Q St
     
 

Wine tasting package $14 in advance. ($17 at the gate)  includes festival admission, 5 tastes of wine and souvenir wine glass (while supplies last) 

2016 Wines available to Taste at the Nebraska Balloon & Wine Festival

CEDAR HILLS VINEYARD & GARDENS

RAVANNA NE

DEER SPRINGS WINERY

LINCOLN

NE

FEATHER RIVER VINEYARDS

NORTH PLATTE

NE

GLACIAL TILL VINEYARDS & WINERY LLC

BENNET

NE

JAMES ARTHUR VINEYARDS

RAYMOND

NE

MILETTA VISTA WINERY

ST PAUL

NE

MOONSTRUCK MEADERY BELLEVUE NE

NISSEN WINE

HARTINGTON

NE

PRAIRIE CREEK VINEYARD

CENTRAL CITY

NE

SCHILLINGBRIDGE WINERY & MICROBREWERY

PAWNEE CITY

NE

SOARING WINGS VINEYARD

SPRINGFIELD

NE

SUPERIOR ESTATES WINERY

SUPERIOR

NE

WHISKEY RUN CREEK VINEYARD & WINERY

BROWNVILLE

NE

WUNDERROSA WINERY ROCA NE

LITTLE SWAN LAKE WINERY

ESTERVILLE

IA

DARKHORSE WINERY

NAPA VALLEY

CA

Mia Dolcia

SONOMA

CA

     
 

After using the 5 tastes of wine tickets, can I buy more taste tickets?   Yes, Next to the tasting tents at the Festival is the Wine Store. You will be able to buy more tickets to taste here.   Other Frequently Asked Questions???     Wine tasting? Do we need to get tickets in advance?   Adult General Admission $9 and Children 6-11 $7,  5 & under free   Wine tasting package $14 in advance. ($17 at the gate)  includes festival admission, 5 tastes of wine and souvenir wine glass.  Available at these locations

Family Fare Supermarkets - 14 Area Locations

Corkscrew Wine and Cheese - RockBrook Village - 108th & Center & New Location Blackstone District 3908 Farnam St

801 ChopHouse - 14th Farnam - Inside Paxton

       (Plus you can purchase their Saturday 6:00PM & 8:00PM VIP Session Tickets)

Carrabba's Itallian Grill - 14520 West Maple Road

       (Plus you can purchase their Friday 6:00PM & 8:00PM VIP Session Tickets)

Wohlner's Market - 3253 Dodge Street, Midtown Crossing

The Winery - 741 N 98th St.

Patrick's Market - 14th & Howard Street

WineStyles - 1006 S 74th Plz - 74th & Pacific

Brewsky's - Q Street - 15350 Weir Street or Park Drive - 8528 Park Drive

From Nebraska Gift Shop, James Arthur Tasting Room - 803 Q Street, Haymarket Downtown - Lincoln

What should I bring?  The Festival offers limited seating. Folding chairs are recommended.  No coolers or outside foods are allowed. Dogs and pets are also not recommended due to the number of people and food at the festival.

  Is there food?  The Nebraska Balloon & Wine Festival will offer a variety of great food from Italian to Barbeque Restaurants and food companies throughout the event. This year’s festival will include Prairie Fire wood fired pizza, LeVoltaire French, Guaca Maya Mexican, Kebobs, Gyros & Brats, Chicago Dawg House, Big Daddy's Mini Donuts, Kona Ice, Lauren Beth's Popcorn, Lithuanian Bakery & Delicatessen, Boyd & Charlie's BBQ, Jones Bros, Jo Jo Gelato, LaCasa's Pizza, Peanut Butter Johnny's, Piccolo's, Orchard Hill Creamery, and Uncle Ernie’s Barbeque.   For an additional $25 -  enjoy a chance to taste food paired with wine at the Festival’s Food & Wine Experience Sessions. 801 Chophouse Steakhouse has one of the area’s best wine clubs. Their sessions are very popular on Saturday. Back again this year, Carrabba’s Italian Grill will offer Fiday sessions. Italian food is great with wine and was a natural for the festival.     For additional $15  -  The festival also added a Vintners’ Lunch featuring local foods at the Festival host hotel, Comfort Inn & Suites, noon on Saturday.  

Children’s things to do?  The Festival will offer more Arts & Crafts in the Marketplace Village as well as a KidZone Area with high flying bungy jumping, pony rides, face painting, inflatable bounce, slide, obstacle course and popular bull ride activities for the kids.  

What time do the gates open? The Nebraska Balloon & Wine Festival will be open 5 PM until 11 PM on Friday, August 11th and Saturday, August 12th gates open at 3 PM until 11 PM at Coventry, just south of 204th & Q Streets.  

Is it fairly easy to get parked?
Yes, Parking is offered free and available on street and other surfaces.



   

 

Family Fare Super Markets - 14 Area Locations

Corkscrew Wine and Cheese - RockBrook Village - 108th & Center & New Location Blackstone District 3908 Farnam St

Wohlner's Market - 3253 Dodge Street, Midtown Crossing

The Winery - 741 N 98th St.

Patrick's Market - 14th & Howard Street, Downtown

WineStyles - 1006 S 74th Plz - 74th & Pacific

Brewsky's - Q Street - 15350 Weir Street or Park Drive - 8528 Park Drive

 

VIP Wine and Food Experience

801 ChopHouse - 14th & Farnam Inside Paxton

       (Plus you can purchase their Saturday 6:00PM & 8:00PM VIP Session Tickets)

Carrabba's Itallian Grill - 14520 West Maple Road

       (Plus you can purchase their Friday 6:00PM & 8:00PM VIP Session Tickets)

LINCOLN OUTLET

From Nebraska Gift Shop, James Arthur Tasting Room - 803 Q Street, Haymarket Downtown