The holiday season has begun! It’s everyone’s favorite time of year, marked by celebrations with family and friends, decadent meals and the search for the perfect gift.
Gervasi Vineyard (GV) is THE place to find and share your holiday joy. The winery resort has everything you’ll need for making spirits bright, from holiday dining options to overnight stays and unique gift ideas. Many special events are being offered over the next several weeks, so bring your loved ones to enjoy the festive decorations and family-friendly entertainment.
Start making your list and checking it twice! Call GV to book your private holiday parties/dinners for family, friends or employees. Holiday dining options are available at each of the award-winning restaurants across the 55-acre estate.
There are many holiday happenings scheduled, including lunch with Santa and the Grinch at The Bistro. Enjoy exquisite Italian cuisine in a beautifully decorated setting, with a special $5 menu just for the kiddos. Lydia Oravetz, GV Guest Services Specialist says, “I love watching the snow fall from the picture windows inside The Bistro and bringing my son to have lunch with the Grinch!” Vintage carolers will also be on property spreading Christmas cheer.
Whether you are on the naughty or nice list, The Still House is the perfect place to unwind during this bustling season. After a long day of shopping, reward yourself with a holiday cocktail featuring Gervasi spirits, or recharge with a hot cup of Gervasi Caffè. GV Guest Services Specialist, Tricia Radosevic finds her joy “warming up with mocha lattes at The Still House with my daughters.”
The Crush House is a contemporary spot for a holiday lunch or dinner, complete with wine tastings and a full bar. Don’t miss your photo op with the Grinch in his attempt to steal the iconic wine barrel outside the restaurant! Book a Saturday tour of the adjacent winery, and go behind the scenes of GV’s state-of-the-art production facilities.
Stop and Shop
Looking for just the right gift for that hard-to-please person on your list? Stop by The Marketplace and experience high-end retail right in Canton, Ohio. The Tuscan-inspired boutique is transformed into a magical wonderland during the holiday season and is sure to spark your imagination when it comes to gift-giving.
Shoppers will find a variety of unique gift offerings including:
- Award-winning wine varietals to suit everyone’s tastes
- Wine Club membership for the gift that keeps on giving all year
- Gervasi Spirits including bourbon, gin, rum and vodka
- Spirit boxes that combine GV Spirits with glassware of your choice
- Home décor from Michael Aram, MacKenzie Childs, Pampa Bay and Sid Dickens
- Unique jewelry and accessories from UNOde50, Rebel Designs, Hammitt and Nordic Beach
- A variety of GV signature products such as coffee, chocolate, pasta sauce, olive oil and much more
- Gift baskets packed with all the great wine and food offerings from Gervasi
- Gervasi gift cards to use toward shopping or dining
Stay and Play
Gervasi offers luxury suites for individuals, couples or the entire family. Enjoy picturesque views of the surrounding landscape, cozy fireplaces, heated tile floors and a complimentary continental breakfast delivered to your room. Overnight stay certificates make the perfect gift for those with an upcoming anniversary or anyone looking for an excuse to get away.
It isn’t just the guests who find joy at Gervasi. Even the staff look forward to the holiday season at the winery resort. Here’s what a few team members had to say about the most wonderful time of the year at GV:
“I like visiting Gervasi and seeing all of the people enjoying the holidays with family and friends.” – Ted Swaldo, GV Founder
“I find my joy pulling on property knowing my day will be filled with meeting new people making memories, especially around the holidays. Whether it is lunch or dinner, Gervasi Vineyard has the perfect spot for you to enjoy the company of loved ones or meet someone new.” – Christina Simons, Crush House Support Manager
“Gervasi Vineyard during the holidays is nothing short of magic! From the festive decorations everywhere you look, to the vintage carolers strolling the grounds, nothing will get you in the holiday spirit faster than a visit to GV in December.” – Bill Slosser, Bistro & Piazza Operations Manager
If you’ve never experienced the holidays at Gervasi, we invite you to come see why so many love to celebrate with us. Whether you’re planning a family outing or a dinner with business associates, we’re confident you’ll find joy here. Make your reservation today!