Friday, September 11
6:00 - 10:00 pm
Saturday, September 12
Sunday, September 13
4:00 - 9:00 pm
Doors open an hour prior to start times
$30 in advance / $40 at the door
Join us for the 2015 Jazz & Wine Festival at beautiful Fort Hunter Park as we welcome national, regional and local recording artists. The Central Pennsylvania Friends of Jazz will host Friday night's entertainment! Browse among some of Central Pennsylvania's top wineries and a fine gathering of wine, craft and food vendors. Bring your lawn chairs and picnic baskets. Outside alcohol is not allowed.
2015 Participating Wineries -
2015 Wineries will be announced soon.
Here's a list of wineries that attended in 2014!
- Annville, PAArmstrong Valley Winery - Halifax, PA
Buddy Boy Winery & Vineyards - Duncannon, PAFour Springs Winery - Seven Springs, PAHummingbird Ridge Winery - York Haven, PAHunter's Valley Winery - Liverpool, PA Moon Dancer Vineyards & Winery - Wrightsville, PANaylor Wine Cellars - Stewartstown, PANissley Vineyards & Winery Estate - Bainbridge, PASpring Gate Vineyard - Harrisburg, PAStarr Hill Winery - Curwensville, PATamanend Winery - Lancaster, PAVineyard at Grandview - Mount Joy, PAThe Vineyard at Hershey - Middletown, PA
Are you a craft or artisan vendor looking to sell your products at this year's Jazz and Wine festival?
If so, click on the application below. No additional food vendor applications are being accepted at this time. If you have any additional questions, please contact Larry Moore, Program Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2015 Craft Vendor Application.pdf
2015 Hotel Headquarters
Hampton Inn & Suites Harrisburg North SpringHill Suites by Marriott Harrisburg Hershey
30 Capital Drive 15 Capital Drive
Harrisburg, PA 17110 Harrisburg, PA 17110
(717) 540-0900* (717) 540-5100*
*Mention Dauphin County Jazz & Wine Festival to receive discounted rates on your stay!
Additional Hotel Partners:
Days Inn Harrisburg North Hilton Harrisburg
3919 North Front Street One North 2nd Street
Harrisburg PA, 17110 Harrisburg, PA 17101
(717) 233-3100 (717) 233-6300
$74.99 - Use Code "Fort Hunter"
Additional Questions about the Jazz & Wine Festival:
1.) What is the fee to attend the event and what is included in the cost of the weekend pass?
For $30 in advance/$40 at the door our guests enjoy THREE days of world class entertainment
at Fort Hunter Park as well as wine tasting from more than 10 Pa Wineries. Guests receive a
festival wine glass at the door. Each winery allows five samples as part of their tasting. We
make our best effort to prepare for the number of guests that we have but if we do run out
of glasses or you forget to bring your glass back on Sunday, we do have plastic glasses for
your use. Children under the age of 12 can come to the event for free as we encourage
children of all ages to experience the wonderful entertainment that we have.
2.) Where can I purchase tickets? Is there a fee for online ticket sales?
Tickets can be purchased online by clicking here. There is a nominal fee for charging your
tickets to your credit card ($2.50). This defrays the processing fee that we are charged.
We make an effort to keep ticket prices as low as we can!
If you'd like to purchase your tickets in person, the following locations offer tickets:
Mr. Mike's Music
27 S. 3rd Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Dauphin County Parks & Recreation Office - Tavern Building
100 Fort Hunter Road
Harrisburg, PA 17110
3.) What should I bring with me?
We encourage guests to bring a blanket or chair to sit on. You are welcome to bring a small
table with you as well. Picnic Baskets are also welcomed. Tents are allowed but must be set
up at the rear of the event so that the view of the stage is not blocked. We also allow
coolers at the event, but please no outside alcohol including beer. We will check coolers and
ID's at the door.
4.) What types of food/craft vendors are at the Festival?
We have a number of food vendors who offer lots of different types of food. From BBQ and
sandwiches to different types of cheeses and homemade ice cream, we have a little bit of
A handful of great artisans and craft vendors will also be displaying their goods at our event.
From paintings, jewelry, wine accessories and more - we have vendors of all types and
5.) What types of ammenities do you have at the Festival?
Parking is available for all guests and is free of charge. Please look for all of the well
marked signage. Our parking attendants will direct you where to park at Fort Hunter Park.
We do have a number of handicap accessible parking spots available. If you need special
assistance, please notify one of our parking attendants and they will be sure to assist you.
Restrooms are available both in the Barn as well as near the Covered Bridge.
ATM's - We do not have any ATM's on property at this time. Most of our vendors, both food
and craft, do accept credit cards.
Wine Check - If you are interested in purchasing a case of wine from one of our fine
wineries, we will pick the case of wine up and keep it until you are ready to leave the event.
First Aid - We take the health and wellness of our guests seriously. An EMT is on-site during
the event at all times. The EMT will be parked near the farm house.
Information Booth - If you'd like any information during your visit regarding upcoming
events, where to eat, where to stay etc., please visit our helpful volunteers at the
Security - Security will be seen throughout the event to make your experience as enjoyable
6.) What happens if it rains?
The Jazz & Wine Festival is covered by a HUGE tent.
7.) If you have any additional questions, please don't hesitate to call our office at
717-599-5188 ext. 0.