On Sunday, Sept. 16, from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., Lucas Vineyards will be hosting their 21st Annual German Festival at their Vineyard, located at 3862 County Road 150 (between Routes 96 and 89 on the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail) in Interlaken, N.Y.
There will be live Music by The Enzian Bavarian band and dancers, grape stomping, grape pies, German food, alpacas, face painting, Alphorn and Polka contests, local vendors, costumes, and a German Potato Salad contest with two categories – Best German and Best Overall.
To enter the potato salad contest, bring a sample of your best salad with you the day of the German Festival. Judging will take place at 2:30 p.m. There is free entry to the festival for those who bring a salad for the contest.
Lucas Vineyards’ Award Winning Rieslings and Gewürztraminer will be featured and available by the glass or bottle. Wine Slushies and beer will also be available.
This event is fun for the whole family and will be held, rain or shine. There is a $5 admission fee, and ages 12 and under are free. There is free parking available. No coolers are permitted.
Founded in 1980, Lucas Vineyards is Cayuga Lake’s Oldest Winery. For more information, visit www.lucasvineyards.com or call (607) 532-4852.