Wineries from throughout southern Illinois will be present at the first ever Metropolis Wine Festival at Harrah’s Hotel and Casino from 6-10 p.m. on Saturday.
Cost of admission is $10, which includes a souvenir glass and five tasting tickets. Additional tickets will be available for purchase.
Wineries include: Rustle Hill, Lincoln Heritage, Kite Hill and Honker Hill.
There will be live entertainment from Tommy Akers Band and also Metropolis’s own, The Melungeons. The Melungeons will kick off the night at 6 p.m., followed by the Tommy Akers Band at 8 p.m.
Doors will open at 5:45 p.m. For additional information, go to www.metropolistourism.com/announcements/metropolis-wine-festival.