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Swiss Wine Festival in Vevay, IN Celebrates 43rd Year

August in southern Indiana means it’s nearly time for the Swiss Wine Festival in Switzerland County. As a way to honor their Swiss roots, Vevay, Indiana, hosts the festival at Paul Ogle Riverfront Park right along the Ohio River. It’s Read more >

Vevay’s Swiss Wine Festival Celebrates 41st Year

When you’re the location of the first commercial winery ever, you want to celebrate that fact. Vevay, Indianain Switzerland County is celebrating that fact for the 41st year in a row with their Swiss Wine Festival, August 23 – 26, 2012, Read more >

40th Swiss Wine Festival, August 25 – 28, Vevay (Switzerland County)

It’s one of my favorite Indiana festivals, the Swiss Wine Festival. Celebrating America’s heritage of having the very first commercial winery in the whole US, the Swiss Wine Festival celebrates their heritage and contribution to America’s wine history. This four-day Read more >

I Won the Celebrity Grape Stomp Celebration at the Swiss Wine Festival

It surprised everyone. We were all sure that Paul Poteet was going to win the $1,000 prize at the celebrity grape stomp at the Swiss Wine Festival in Vevay, Indiana. Paul is tall, skinny, and has feet big enough that Read more >

Three On Thursday: Food, Wine and Music Festivals

Welcome to Three On Thursday. Each week, we’ll give you a head-start on your weekend and show you three offers that you can take advantage of or events you can attend this weekend. Here are this week’s Three On Thursday. Read more >

Win an overnight stay in Vevay, IN!

When you become a fan of Switzerland County Tourism/Vevay, Ind. on Facebook from April 1-June 1, 2010, you’ll automatically be entered to win a free overnight stay at the Best Western Ogle Haus Inn located along the scenic Ohio River Read more >

Swiss Wine Festival Recap

Saturday afternoon found me in Vevay, Indiana, in Switzerland County, along the beautiful Ohio River, for the Swiss Wine Festival. The Festival celebrates the roots of American commercial winemaking, which started right here in Switzerland County back in the early Read more >