Uncorked Food & Wine Festival Set
Award-winning Los Pinos wines are one of the many tasty treats at Uncorked.
Photo by Lori Ivey
Among the delicious celebrations in the Upper East Side of Texas this season is Uncorked Food & Wine Festival from 3-8 p.m. October 7 at Camp Langston in Mount Pleasant, presented by Everett Toyota and Wood Air Conditioning.
The day is filled with Texas wines and local chef-prepared foods, numerous activities, and entertainment by Elizabeth Hansen and Warren Hood.
Wineries featured include Southwind Vineyard and Winery, Redroad Vineyard and Winery, Silver Dollar Winery, Maydelle Country Wines, Los Pinos Ranch Vineyards, Landon Winery, and Red 55 Winery.
Other vendors and activities on site include numerous boutiques and artisans, the Sweet Shop USA Chocolates, a S’mores Bar, a Game Day Trailer for live coverage of college football, hayrides, and a pumpkin patch to name a few.
There’s a $5 fee at the gate for guests 21 and over which gets them entry, a customized wine bag, and tasting glass. Entry fee is $2 for guests under 21.
This is one of two big events produced by the Mount Pleasant-Titus County Chamber of Commerce in October. Guests can work off any extra pounds they put on at the food and wine festival at Everything Texas Ranch Run taking place at 8 a.m. October 21 at Priefert Ranch featuring 5K and 15K individual races, 5K and 15K corporate challenge races, and new this year is a 5K pumpkin run where teams of up to five race together carrying a pumpkin the duration of the race. Team members must be the first team to cross the finish line together with their pumpkin intact to win.
Also new this year is a 1K Mutton Buster Race for kids ages 5-12. Other activities include inflatables, a hay bale climb and rock wall, and live music.
A Ranch Breakfast is available free for runners, for purchase for others.
Visit mtpleasanttx.com or call 903.572. 8567 for more information.