If you love wine then you are going to love what is taking place this Saturday. It's a good old fashion Grape Stomp plus a Harvest Party with live music.

What is a Grape Stomp?

Before there were grape presses to help make wine there was grape stomping. A big barrel filled with loads of grapes where the townswomen and men would stomp the juice out of the grapes with their bare feet. While the price is now just for the fun of it, believe it or not, it was a very sanitary method in the wine-making process.
According to tastingtable.com the acidity, sugar, and fermentation of the grapes prohibit any human germs especially foot germs surviving in wine.
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Just a Short Drive from Texarkana

The fun experience of a real Grape Stomp is this Saturday, October 9 at Los Pinos Ranch Vineyards just a short drive from Texarkana in Pittsburgh Texas.
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Schedule of Events

The Grape Stomp takes place from 3 PM to 6 PM. There will also be live music at 4 PM with Holly Tucker from 4 PM to 6 PM. Curtis Grimes will take the stage from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM. Then the night ends with a fireworks display.
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 Great Vendors too!

Vendors will be there showing off their specialties:
Pop-Up Shop by A Gypsy's Clothesline
Photobooth by Nathan Carroll Photography
You Cake Reposteria
Willow Soap Company
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Ticket Price and There's Lodging Near By

General Admission is $25. Tickets are available online at Los Pinos Ranch Vineyards website. Find out more about lodging close by for the night. Find out more information on their Facebook Events page.
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This Video Shows the Fun of a Grape Stomp

The video below is about a grape stomp at Martha Clara Vineyards in New York,  but it gives you an idea about how fun this event will be this Saturday at Los Pinos Ranch Vineyards.

Classic Grape stomp Lucy Style

And of course, the classic I Love Lucy grape stomping scene.
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