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Join us Sunday September 25th, 12-5PM for a fun filled day! Gervasi will be awash in fall colors & Italian flavors for our 5th Annual Grape Harvest Festival! This event is to benefit United Way of Greater Stark County who seek to improve lives in measurable and lasting ways by mobilizing thousands of people around a common goal: advancing the common good by focusing on EDUCATION, FAMILY & FINANCIAL STABILITY and HEALTH & BASIC NEEDS.

*Many activities require cash only for participation, Gervasi does not have an ATM on property. 

ITALIAN PLATE

At The Villa Grande
Enjoy traditional Italian fare in The Villa Grande with a pre-sold Italian Plate for $12 ($6 Kids Plate)
Walk-Up Bar and Gelato Available at The Villa Grande
Seating every half hour, 12-5PM
  *Online Sales Available until Saturday Sep. 24th at 1pm, Walk-ups sold as Available on Sunday

Sponsored by Northern Haserot
Gelato cart sponsored by Pav's Creamery

 

LIVE MUSIC

Treat yourself to some musical entertainment throughout the festival!

The Piazza Stage: 12-3PM featuring Triple Play Band and 5-8PM featuring The Travelin’ Johnsons
The Pavilion Stage: 12-5PM featuring Beach Boyz Entertainment DJ!
The Veranda Stage: 1-4PM featuring Dennis Schweizer

 

MULTIPLE FOOD OUTLETS

The Pavilion
Walk-Up Bar Available inside The Pavilion

The Piazza, The Bistro and The Crush House
Full Service Available at all three venues, lawn chairs and picnic blankets welcome on the lawn located behind The Piazza. No outside food or beverages allowed on property, to go orders can be placed at Piazza Bar for lawn seating.

Portion of the Proceeds to Benefit United Way of Greater Stark County

SPECIALTY VENDORS

Shop treats from specialty food, beverage and craft vendors along the pathways.

Vendors Include:
Chocolates By Erin :: Specialty Chocolate Barks, Grapes and other Goodies
The Crooked Kettle Popcorn Co. :: Assortments of Flavored Popcorn
Handcrafted Heirlooms :: Seasonal handmade décor/gifts
Wired and Beaded Together :: Wired and beaded glassware and utensils
MsCotti Inc. :: Gourmet Biscotti and Scones
Peace, Love and Little Donuts of Hartville :: Little Donuts (cash only)
 Holcomb's Classics :: Gourmet cinnamon roasted nuts
Akron Henna Art :: Henna and Metallic tattoos

 

Portion of the Proceeds to Benefit United Way of Greater Stark County

FAMILY FUN ACTIVITIES

Bring the family for a fun filled day including a Grape Harvest Relay Race and Grape Stomping!

Kids Craft Booth: 12-2PM Craft with Massillon Museum and 3-5PM Face Painting *$1 Cash Donation per Face Painting

12-5PM Musical Exploration Table: Presented by Creative Canton Music Studio

12-5PM Yarn Bombing: Interactive Art Project, Come join us in yarn bombing some 
trees with explosions of color! Fun for all ages!

12-3PM Caricatures: Get a caricature by Louise Udovich for $11 per face, with portion of proceeds donated to benefit United Way of Greater Stark County

2-4PM "Grape Harvest" Relay Race: Teams of 1-3 people will harvest, stomp and serve grape juice! (No grapes are harmed in this activity, purple balloons are substituted)

12:30-4:30PM Candy Buffet: Fill a bag with your favorite goodies! 
$2 Cash Donation to Benefit United Way of Greater Stark County

1-5PM Grape Stomping: Visit The Crush House for a chance to stomp grapes!
$1 Cash Donation Requested to Participate to Benefit United Way of Greater Stark County

12-5PM "Grape" Walk: Visit The Crush House and play our version of a Cakewalk! $1 Cash Donation for 2 plays and a chance to win cookies donated from great local bakeries!
Sponsored by The West Side BakeryAll Occasions BakerySugar Rush Bakery, Fishers Foods, Four Kids Coffee, and In Love Bakery

KIDS ZONE! Located in The Pavilion

12-5PM DJ with Beach Boyz Entertainment

Step right up! Purchase tickets to participate in various carnival games set-up throughout the Pavilion for the chance to win a prize! Raffle tickets available for $1 each, $5 for 7 tickets or $10 for 15 tickets!

All Proceeds to Benefit United Way of Greater Stark County

BOCCE BALL TOURNAMENT

A chance to become a Gervasi winner in Bocce Ball! Fun tournaments during the day will be held at the Bocce courts located near The Piazza. Bocce Ball teams are made up of 2 people, $10 donation for entry. Participants can sign up the day of the festival, before the tournaments begin. Sign up is first come first serve, with a total of 8 teams per tournament. See below for schedule of tournaments.

1 - 2:30PM Bocce Ball Bracket 1: Accepting the first 8 teams of two that sign up to compete in a single elimination bracket. Participants can sign up day of after 12PM at the Bocce Courts. (In order to complete scheduled games - the games will have time limit of 20 minutes each game)
$10 Donation per Team to Benefit United Way of Greater Stark County

2:30 - 4PM Bocce Ball Bracket 2: Accepting the first 8 teams of two that sign up to compete in a single elimination bracket. Participants can sign up day of after 12PM at the Bocce Courts. (In order to complete scheduled games - the games will have time limit of 20minutes each game)
$10 Donation per Team to Benefit United Way of Greater Stark County

4PM Bocce Ball Final Game: Winning teams from Bracket 1 and 2 will compete for the title of the 5h Annual Grape Harvest Festival 1st Place Bocce Ball Winners! Winning team receives a $50 Gervasi gift card!

Click here for Tournament Rules>>

GERVASI INFORMATION BOOTH

Stop by the Gervasi Information Booth for info on other upcoming events! 

 

VINEYARD TOURS & WINERY OPEN HOUSE

Between 12-4PM, come to the North Vineyard, located by the Pavilion for a tour around the Vineyard with one of our knowledgeable vineyard staff! Tours start every hour (12pm - 1pm - 2pm - 3pm - 4pm)

Between 1-5PM, visit the Crush House Winery and check out our state-of-the-art facilities for an Open House with our knowledgeable Winery Team!

 

 

 

Weddings at Gervasi Vineyard

Weddings at the Vineyard

Have a beautiful Tuscan-Inspired wedding in our Pavilion or Villa Grande with Villas to accommodate your guests.

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TOUR THE WINERY

Public and Private Tours

Experience Gervasi and learn more about the wine making process while taking in the breathtaking views. Learn More →

GV EVENTS

Music, Art and More!

Enjoy live music on the Piazza, stroll the Bellissimo Art Show and experience Gervasi Vineyard. Learn More →

LEARNING EXPERIENCES

Cucina Culinary Classes

You'll dive in and get cooking with personalized instruction from one of our experienced chef instructors, and create a meal that you'll sit down to enjoy with a glass of wine.

Wine Classes

Whether you're new to wine or a long-time wine enthusiast, we have classes that will stimulate your palate and your thinking about wine.

JOIN THE CLUB

Become a Member and Enjoy the Benefits of Loyalty Rewards

Become a GV Club member and sign-up for loyalty rewards to receive cash rewards on every purchase you make at Gervasi Vineyard.Learn More and Sign Up →

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