Experience one of the most anticipated events of the season at the 11th annual Wine About Winter event. This tradition transforms Downtown Salisbury into a wine lover’s dream. Participate in a wine crawl and tasting experience and explore participating shops, bars, and restaurants. 


Wine About Winter 2024

February 2, 2024
5 - 9:30 P.M.
Downtown Salisbury


Know Before You Go


Secure your spot at this event by purchasing your tickets in advance for $30 per person. If the event does not sell out ahead of time, tickets will be available on the day of the event until 8:30 p.m. for $38 per person (while supplies last). Check-in at the Paul E. Fisher Gateway Building at 204 East Innes Street starting at 4:00 p.m., festivities begin at 5:00 p.m.


Your ticket to this soiree opens the door to a world of wine and goodies, including up to 20 wine samples, a special edition tasting glass, an event map, and an exclusive Wine About Winter souvenir bag. As you explore the downtown shops and boutiques, keep an eye out for additional mementos and treats—there's something special waiting around every corner!


With 20 distinct wine-tasting locations scattered around downtown, the possibilities are endless. Stroll leisurely between stops or ride in style by hopping on the free event trolley shuttle, they’ll whisk you from one tasting stop to the next. The trolley runs from 5:00 p.m. until the event ends at 9:30 p.m.


Participants must be 21 years or older, so have your state-issued ID ready at ticket pick-up. Wine About Winter is a rain-or-shine affair, so dress accordingly for a night that promises to sparkle, no matter the weather.


2024 Wine About Winter Map


Wine About Winter Map 2024

Provided by Downtown Salisbury, Inc.


While You’re in Town


The fun doesn’t have to end when the event is over! With our Stay & Play Package, you can turn this event into a weekend getaway. Book your overnight stay in one of our participating accommodations. Stay in style at a nationally-loved hotel, or make the trip memorable at one of our local-owned bed and breakfast outfitters. Extend your adventure by exploring the myriad entertainment offerings and activities that Rowan County has in store. From parks to cultural experiences, there's a wealth of options to discover.


Header photo by Downtown Salisbury, Inc.