Wine fest set

ST. JOHNSVILLE –The second annual Erie Canal Beer and Wine Festival at Erie Canal RV Resort and Campground, 44 Bridge St., on Sept. 7, from 2 to 6 p.m., featuring live music, unlimited tastings from about 20 breweries, wineries and other craft beverage producers, as well as artisanal food options.

Admission and VIP tickets for the festival are available at www.ECBWF.com. General admission tickets are $40, which allow for entry at 3 p.m., or VIP is available for $20 more and allows people to enter at 2 p.m. to take full advantage of time with the Brewers and Vintners with smaller lines and to hear more of the bands scheduled to perform.

This year, the campground will donate partial proceeds from the festival to the 2019 AHC/HC Smith Benefit Club’s Benefit for Homeless Veterans.