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Upcoming Events in Lake Erie

Events - Lake Erie

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    15 Feb 02/15/2019

    Date and Time: 15 Feb 02/15/2019 - 17 Feb 02/17/2019
    12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Where: Lake Erie Wine Trail Participating Wineries

    Region: Lake Erie

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Nature meets wine. Also known as Chautauqua, the Lake Erie region is the largest grape growing region outside of California, with some 20,000 acres of vineyards, major processing plants and the headquarters of the National Grape Cooperative Association (which owns Welch's Foods). Although about 95% of its grapes are Concord, primarily used for grape juice, the region also grows French-American and European wine grape varieties that are made into fine wines.