Ohio weekend getaways this Spring be sure to visit the 2012 Breitenbach Wine Cellars Dandelion May Festival. This years dates are May 4, 2012 from Noon - 7 p.m. and May 5, 2012 from 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Breitenbach Wine Cellars makes a Dandelion Wine that you can taste plus there will be cooking demonstrations and food stands with foods that contain Dandelions. You can take wine cellar tours, do some wine tasting, shop in the arts & crafts tent, and listen to music outside from the portable stage. There are several food stands for you to grab a meal or snack from plus Breitenbach has an outdoor BBQ and a cafe that offers food. There are enough activities that you can spend several hours there.
This winery is the 2nd largest winery in the State and you won't be disappointed with the selection. Whether you prefer a dry Cabernet or something sweet like Strawberry Wine or Ice Wine you will find it here. In the store you will find cheese, crackers, and other foods or snacks that go with wine. They also have a gift shop too.
If you want to make an entire weekend package you can book a room at Garden Gate Get-A-Way Bed & Breakfast for their murder mystery weekend. The mystery has a 50's sock hop theme and you can play a suspect. There will be plenty of free time to enjoy the Dandelion Festival.
Written by Carol Steffey, Garden Gate Get-A-Way Bed & Breakfast, Millersburg, Ohio (330) 674-7608 www.garden-gate.com