What do Wine, Swords
and Thomas Jefferson all have in common? Come find out at Philip Carter Winery where they will be celebrating on May 23rd as they mark the 247th Anniversary of American Wine. This event will be Hosted by Thomas Jefferson and Charles Carter, and will include a Fencing Classic, equestrian demonstrations, luxury cars from Aston Martin, food, live music, and of course premium wines. There will be the annual medal ceremony recognizing the 1762 international gold medal awarded to the Carter Family by the Royal Society of the Arts, UK, for producing America’s first fine wines. The admission is free and children and pets welcome! Fencing begins at 9:30am, all other events begin at 11am. Rain date is May 24th, but the weather right now is looking perfect.