Tagged: Illinois wine festivals

2013 Illinois Wine Events Draw Over 38,000 0

2013 Illinois Wine Events Draw Over 38,000

During 2013,  the Illinois Grape Growers and Vintner’s Association (IGGVA) hosted or sponsored a dozen events for the advancement of the Illinois Wine Industry.  These events drew over 38,000 attendees, according to the IGGVA....

Ottawa 2 Rivers Fest Draws Heavily from Chicago 0

Ottawa 2 Rivers Fest Draws Heavily from Chicago

According to Reed Wilson, Ottawa’s Director of Economic Development, the third year of the Ottawa 2 Rivers’ Wine and Jazz Fest held June 7-9 brought 4,000 people to the 17 vintner’s displays in the...