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EVENT DATE: Sep 24, 2016

Stomp out Hunger at the Fifth Annual Harvestival and Grape Stomp at Fresh Tracks Farm Vineyard & Winery!


Thank you for your interest in signing up for the Harvestival Grape Stomp! Online registration is now closed, but don’t worry day of signups are welcome and there is plenty of space.


Just come to Harvestival at Fresh Tracks Farm and check in at the Grape Stomp tent between 1:30PM and 7PM. Bring $25 cash for your team or a check payable to the Vermont Foodbank.


Thank you for helping us feed our neighbors!



It’s harvest time, and here at Fresh Tracks Farm Vineyard & Winery, we’re looking forward to a bountiful harvest of grapes. And Saturday, September 24, we’re inviting you to come help us stomp out hunger—during our annual Harvestival Grape Stomp Contest to benefit the Vermont Foodbank. Win awesome prizes while dancing to music by local favorites Strangled Darlings, Chris Kilian & the Vermont Brigade and Big Hat, No Cattle. With amazing food available for purchase from the Cornerstone Pub & Kitchen, fantastic wine from our very own barrels, beer from the Burlington Beer Company and loads of crafts and games for the kids, there’s a little something for everyone. Located just 3 miles south of Montpelier on Vermont Route 12, this benefit concert has no entrance fee—just register for the grape stomp contest, then challenge your friends and family to help stomp out hunger in Vermont!


Grape Stomp Competition


-Registration is $25 per team and all proceeds from the Grape Stomp go to the Vermont Foodbank

-Teams are encouraged to raise MORE than $25, as all proceeds are going to charity. $1 can provide 3 meals to people in need. So, please ask your friends, family members, and colleagues to sponsor your team. 

-Each  team gets three minutes to stomp grapes and produce as much juice as possible. Rain or shine, we’ll have a tent at the ready so the stompin’ can continue all throughout the day!

-The team that produces the most juice will win four glasses of wine, a four-person cheese platter, and four t-shirts of their choosing.

-2nd and 3rd place runner ups will win Fresh Tracks t-shirts of their choosing as well.