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Annual Premier Wine Event

Flavorfest at Mount Hope Estate, PA’s premier wine festival, comes to the grounds of the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire on Memorial Day Weekend. Enjoy sampling with over 25 wineries and distilleries, along with sales of their products. Shop with unique merchants of all types and grab a bite at one of the on-site kitchens. Pick up wine purchases as you depart from the Wine Check Tent conveniently located in the parking lot.

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FlavorFest at Mount Hope

Date, Times & Tickets

Dates: May 25 & 26, 2024
Hours of Operation: 11AM-5PM
General Admission: $24.95 (Includes Tasting Glass)
Guests Ages 12-20: $6.95 (Not A Designated Driver Ticket)
Children (11 & Under): Free

  • Tickets are date specific and must be purchased in advance. There are a limited amount of tickets per date and they may sell out.
  • Tickets are available in advance only through the Virtual Box Office.
  • FlavorFest is a Rain or Shine Event

Carding Policy

No matter what your age, please be prepared to show proper identification in order to sample from the wineries or consume alcohol. Valid ID includes a state issued driver's license or state issued ID card with photo, a passport, or a United States military identification card with photo. We are unable to accept any foreign driver's license. Note that the identification cannot be expired at the time of the festival.

Groups at FlavorFest

We are happy to welcome groups to the FlavorFest at Mount Hope! With wine sampling from wineries and distilleries, plus unique entertainment and activities, the FlavorFest is the perfect place to bring your group. Please visit the Group Sales Page for more information (for groups of 15+).

Ticket Exchange Policy

  • Tickets are non-refundable.
  • Following the World Health Organization's declaration on May 5 to the end the COVID global health emergency and the Public Health Emergency (PHE) expiring on May 11, 2023, the ticket no-refunds policy is being upheld in cases of positive Covid testing. Tickets may be exchanged per the Ticket Exchange Policy if applicable.
  • Exchange Requests must be made via the online Box Office Help Request or by email to BxOffice@PaRenFaire.com. The order number and new date must be provided at the time of request.
  • Exchange Requests will be reviewed during Box Office hours, Mon-Fri, 9AM-4PM.
  • Exchanges cannot be made into a sold-out performance day.
  • Exchanges will not be made from one event to another.
  • Tickets do not transfer from one year to a future year. Unused expired tickets are null and void.
  • Approved Exchange Requests will be processed and an email confirmation with new ticket links sent to the associated box office account email.
  • Exchange Requests will not be honored after the date appearing on the tickets.
  • Complimentary Tickets cannot be exchanged.
  • Outdoor Events at Mount Hope are rain or shine events. Exchanges will not be made due to weather.

TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE

Please Select Date When Purchasing Tickets
General Admission: $24.95 (Includes Sample Glass)
Guests 12-20: $6.95 (Not a Designated Driver Ticket)
Children 11 & Under: Free

Purchase Your Tickets Today!

2024 Attending Wineries

Enjoy hand-crafted wines during the 2024 FlavorFest from the wineries below! Winery locations are available on the Program Map. Attending wineries are subject to change.

2024 Attending Distilleries

Enjoy hand-crafted spirits during the 2024 FlavorFest! Distillery locations are available on the Program Map. Attending distilleries are subject to change.

Official 2024 Merchandise

Don't forget to pick up your official FlavorFest merchandise during your visit to the grounds of Mount Hope Estate!

FlavorFest Merch

Featured Merchandise

Official Tasting Glasses

Commemorate your visit to the 2024 FlavorFest with a logo'd tasting glass—and it's included with your admission!

Official T-Shirt

2024 Shirt Design TBA — Show off your love of wine with this unique t-shirt!

2024 Merchants

FlavorFest at Mount Hope welcomes a variety of merchants to the festival offering everything from baked goods to wine, spirit, cider & beer merchandise. Throughout your day of wine tasting, check out a wide array of novelty tee shirts, unique hot sauces and marinades, flavorful cigars, re-purposed wine bottle crafts and more! All information is subject to change. Please continue to check back for updates.

Interested in becoming a merchant at FlavorFest? Learn more on the Merchant Inquiry Page!

Ancient Ateliers

Picnic Grove • Artisan/Merchant

Mediterranean Garb & Boutique

Archer's Cheese Kitchen & Pantry

Booth #214 • Food/Drink

Assorted Cheese Menu Items

Aroma TheraPutty

Avalon Hill • Artisan/Merchant

Exercise for your hands…Relaxation for your mind.

As You Like It/Up Your Kilt

Booth #127 • Artisan/Merchant

Hand-Crafted Cloaks, Hats, Kilts and More

Bee Creek LLC

Avalon Hill • Food/Drink

Maple, Shagbark Hickory Syrup & Honey

Candy Emporium

Booth #422 • Food/Drink

Assorted Candy Goods

Cheesesteaks

Booth #220 • Food/Drink

Fresh Steak or Chicken Sandwiches

Chef Tim Foods

Avalon Hill • Artisan/Merchant

Sweet Balsamic Vinaigrettes

Chimes and Charms

Booth #449 • Artisan/Merchant

Handcrafted Novelty Items by Local Arists

Cigars

Booth #628 • Artisan/Merchant

Infused and Specialty Cigars

Crown & Comb

Booth #126 • Artisan/Merchant

Honey, Honey Accessories, Bee Decor

Crown Jewels

Booth #307 • Artisan/Merchant

Upscale Precious Jewels and Pearls

Delighted Eye & Sign of the Rose

Booth #317 • Artisan/Merchant

Headwreaths and Wares for Home and Garden

Dimms Original Spice Co

Upper Avalon • Food/Drink

Flavored Hard Pretzels

Dragon's Breath Glassworks

Booth #328 • Artisan/Merchant

Glass Wares, Demonstrations, and Classes

Dragon's Treasure / Wax Hands

Booth #300 • Artisan/Merchant

Make Your Own, Take-Home Wax Hands

Dress Your Dreams

Booth #510 • Artisan/Merchant

Clothing for All Good Gentles

Elevate Apothetique

Picnic Grove • Artisan/Merchant

Herbal Sundries & Skincare, Intuitively Crafted Gemstone Jewelry and More

Elvenhound Illustrations

Avalon Hill • Artisan/Merchant

Original Art: Pins, Keychains, T-Shirts

Emerald Castle

Booth #303 • Artisan/Merchant

Rings, Necklaces, Bracelets, and More

Emperor's Needle Leather

Booth $429 • Artisan/Merchant

Hand-Crafted Leather Goods

Enchanted Forest

Booth #324 • Artisan/Merchant

Children's Toys, Wind Spinners, Soaps

Etheral Heritage Designs

Picnic Grove • Artisan/Merchant

Staves & Wall Hangings

Fae-Kissed Candles

Upper Avalon • Artisan/Merchant

Hand-Crafted Candles and Wax Melts

Fantasy Face Painting

Booth #520 • Services

Unique Face Painting and Henna

Fleur Di Lis Teas

Booth #128 • Artisan/Merchant

Specialty Teas and Tea-Related Gifts

Forever Amber

Booth #522 • Artisan/Merchant

Exquisite Amber Jewelry

Forever Mine Forever Yours

Booth #534 • Artisan/Merchant

Gems, Rocks, Pendulums & Such

Full Moon Candle Garden

Booth #514 • Artisan/Merchant

Hand-Poured Candles and On-Site Candle Carver

Full Moon Ventures

Booth #432 • Artisan/Merchant

Celtic and Magic Delights

Gilded Garments

Avalon Hill • Artisan/Merchant

Screen Printed Flanel

Got Chocolate LLC

Avalon Hill • Food/Drink

Giant, Soft Baked, Organic & Natural Cookies

Grubb Garth & Greenery

Booth #255 • Artisan/Merchant

Herbs, Incense & Garden Art

Habby Fruit, LLC

Upper Avalon • Food/Drink

Habanero-Fruit Based Hot Sauce

The Harlequin Shop

Booth #313 • Artisan/Merchant

Masks, Hats & Fanciful Accessories

I See Spain

Avalon Hill • Food/Drink

A Taste of Spain Close to Home

Informistress

Booth #201 • Service

Information Booth with PRF Related Gifts and Sundries

Ironworks Pottery

Booth #124 • Artisan/Demonstrator

Hand-Sculpted Ceramics

John Hay Cigars

Queen's Market Square • Artisan/Merchant

Handcrafted Cigars and Accessories From Here and Abroad

Junpier Grove Woodworks

Picnic Grove • Artisan/Merchant

Honey Dippers, Shot Glasses, Tobacco Pipes & Assorted Other Woodworking

Kilted Suds

Upper Avalon • Artisan/Merchant

Cold Process Soaps

LaForge

Booth #347 • Artisan/Demonstrator

Hand-forged Blades
Feline Cat Colony & Rescue Program

Light After Life

Avalon Hill • Artisan/Merchant

Sculpture, Jewelry, Bone Art

Little Shop of Holdings

Booth #312 • Artisan/Merchant

Boxes, Lockets and Such

Merlin's Magic

Booth #508 • Artisan/Merchant

Hand-Crafted Walking Sticks; Magical and Mystical Wares

Mid-Atlantic Great Dane Rescue League, Inc.

Avalon Hill • Service

Helping Homeless Danes Find Furever Homes

New Lunar Light

Picnic Grove • Artisan/Merchant

Ethically Sourced Crystals and Stones

Obscura

Booth #118 • Artisan/Merchant

Jewelry and Unique Gifts

Pawsitive Hearts Pet Therapy & Rescue, Inc.

Picnic Grove • Service

Nonprofit rescue and animal assisted therapy in Reading

Peasant Bread

Booth #202 • Food/Drink

Funnel Cake, Peasant Bread, and Lemonade

Pretzelphoria

Picnic Grove • Service

Gourmet & Flavored Chocolate Covered Pretzels

Queen's Creamery

Booth #216 • Food/Drink

Premium Ice Cream, Milkshakes

Rabenwald Metalsmything

Upper Avalon • Artisan/Merchant

Handmade/Forged Jewelry, Home Accessories & More

Royal Family Jewelry

Booth #304 • Artisan/Merchant

Silver Adornments

Sabers, Staffs & Sticks

Booth #316 • Artisan/Merchant

Sabers, Staffs and Sticks Galore!

Seasons Olive Oil & Vinegar Taproom

Upper Avalon • Food/Drink

Extra Virgin Olive Oils & Vinegars

Steak on a Stake

Booth #218 • Food/Drink

Beef, Chicken or Shrimp

Tastefully Simple

Privy Lane • Food/Drink

Meal Kits, Signature Seasonings, Sauces & Baking Mixes

Thorned Rose Gifts

LaForge Road • Artisan/Merchant

Coasters, Earrings, Phone Stands, Etc.

Uglie Acres

Avalon Hill • Food/Drink

Homemade Jams & Jellies

Whistle Bird Cart

Roaming Cart • Artisan/Merchant

Assorted Whistels

Wish Bottle Cart

Roaming Cart • Artisan/Merchant

Choose a Potion, Make a Keepsake

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any other questions that have not been answered below, please contact our business offices at 717-665-7021, Monday through Friday, 9AM-4PM or fill out the contact form below.

General Information

The event is located on the grounds of Mount Hope Estate, home of the PA Renaissance Faire. The street address is 2775 Lebanon Rd. Manheim, PA 17545. FlavorFest takes place Memorial Day Weekend: Saturday & Sunday, 11AM-5PM.
Yes. Be prepared for free samples to run out toward the end of the day. Why? The festival requires a certain amount of product from each of the participants to place them on a level playing field. For a variety of reasons, some samples appeal to the sampling appetites of many, and therefore run out faster - so there is a good chance that the wine that "everyone is talking about" will probably run out prior to the end of the day.
As a standard answer no, however some of the vendors on grounds will accept credit cards. The festival does offer multiple ATM machines on premise and one in the Wine Shop. All ATMs will be marked on the map given out day-of.
The wineries are permitted to sample and sell up until the end of the festival (5PM).
The full price Adult ticket includes an official FlavorFest Tasting Glass for your convenience to sample with the participating wineries.
The full price Adult ticket includes an official FlavorFest Tasting Glass for your convenience to sample with the participating wineries.
Sampling is at the discretion of the winery/vendor. Technically sampling is unlimited, unless you are abusing the sampling at a booth. We reserve the right to stop serving anyone who is visibly intoxicated or abusing the free sample policy at any booth.
We value all guests with disabilities and their service animals. Service animals should remain on a leash or harness and under the control of the owner at all times.

Mount Hope Estate adheres to the ADA's definition of Service animal found here. Please refer to ADA'sfrequently asked questions as it pertains to Mount Hope Estate events.
Yes. Children 11 and under are admitted free without a ticket. Individuals 12 and older will require a date-specific advance only ticket to enter.
Flavorfest is not a dog friendly event.
No matter what your age, please be prepared to show proper identification in order to sample from the wineries or consume alcohol. Valid ID includes a state issued driver's license or state issued ID card with photo, a passport, or a United States military identification card with photo. We are unable to accept any foreign driver's license. Note that the identification cannot be expired at the time of the festival.
No, the FlavorFest is a rain or shine event.
Please continue to visit this Flavorfest Page as we constantly update the information. You can also follow our Facebook Page and Royal Email List Newsletter for the most up to date news and announcements. If you have a specific question, fill out the Contact Form below.
Various hotels in the area are available. Please visit our lodging page for specific information.
Please do not. To distribute other materials on site is in violation of our no-soliciting rule. Distributing products (especially those intended as edibles) without a waiver on-site is in violation of state law and contrary to the application process that each member of our Shire Marketplace undergoes to continue to offer quality artisan goods.

Patrons in violation will be asked to leave and escorted from the festival grounds.

Ticket Information

This festival set in Lancaster County provides a showcase of Pennsylvania's diverse culinary, wine offerings and the finest in Pennsylvania artisan crafts for a weekend of fun and delicious entertainment for the whole family signaling the beginning of summer in Lancaster County. Enjoy wine sampling and sales, handcrafted wares by local artisans and much more!
Please visit the About section to view the current ticket information.
You can purchase advance tickets at the Virtual Box Office. No tickets will be sold on site on the day of the events. No exceptions.
All sales are final. There are no refunds, exchanges, or cancellations.

Conditions of Ticket Sale

NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES. Event tickets are non-refundable, non-exchangeable and not for resale. Once a ticket has been scanned at the Front Gate upon entry, it is voided and no longer holds any value. The Faire does not monitor any guests’ level of participation or length of stay. Refunds are not available to guests who choose to leave. The bearer of an event ticket agrees to hold blameless and harmless Mazza Vineyards, Inc. or any of its affiliates, in the event of personal injury or loss or damage to property. The holder of the ticket assumes all responsibilities for any risk of bodily harm or loss of property sustained while attending the event, and waives all rights to lay claim for damages resulting from any cause whatsoever either before, during or after the event. You must be 21 or older to purchase or consume Alcohol.

Your ID will be verified before being served alcohol. Outside food, drink and pets are not permitted. You hereby consent to the reasonable search for alcoholic beverages, drugs, or firearms. You further consent to the use of your image or likeness incidental to any display, transmission, or reproduction of the event.

Management reserves the right to refuse admission or eject any person whose conduct is deemed by management to be disorderly or who fails to comply with the terms and conditions of these conditions of ticket sale.
  • Tickets are non-refundable.
  • Following the World Health Organization's declaration on May 5 to the end the COVID global health emergency and the Public Health Emergency (PHE) expiring on May 11, 2023, the ticket no-refunds policy is being upheld in cases of positive Covid testing. Tickets may be exchanged per the Ticket Exchange Policy if applicable.
  • Exchange Requests must be made via the online Box Office Help Request or by email to BxOffice@PaRenFaire.com. The order number and new date must be provided at the time of request.
  • Exchange Requests will be reviewed during Box Office hours, Mon-Fri, 9AM-4PM.
  • Exchanges cannot be made into a sold-out performance day.
  • Exchanges will not be made from one event to another.
  • Tickets do not transfer from one year to a future year. Unused expired tickets are null and void.
  • Approved Exchange Requests will be processed and an email confirmation with new ticket links sent to the associated box office account email.
  • Exchange Requests will not be honored after the date appearing on the tickets.
  • Complimentary Tickets cannot be exchanged.
  • Outdoor Events at Mount Hope are rain or shine events. Exchanges will not be made due to weather.

Fairegrounds Information

For the well being of our guests, smoking is prohibited near stages, under tents and in audience areas. Your cooperation is appreciated for the comfort of all in attendance.
Outside food and drink items are NOT permitted on the fairegrounds with the exception of water.
There are a number of options on the fairegrounds, including PRF owned Royal Kitchens and the Visiting/Permanent Food Merchants. Please note that most food booths do not accept credit cards.
Yes, the FlavorFest is ADA accessible. There is handicapped parking available at the festival, just ask the parking crew to direct you to that area when you arrive. The fairegrounds offer paved paths with specially marked handicap seating areas at the stages.
There is plenty of free parking and attendants will direct you when you arrive at the festival.
Cars are permitted to stay parked in the lot overnight if the driver has been drinking and has found another way home. Camping is not permitted in the parking lot of the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire.
There are multiple restroom locations, both inside and outside the gates. The restrooms will be marked on the festival maps handed out at the gate.
The First Aid station is located near the backside of the festival grounds on Privy Lane. The station will be marked on the festival maps handed out at the gate.
Yes, there are multiple ATMs located throughout the grounds, as well as one located in the Wine Shop. The ATMS will be marked on the festival maps handed out at the gate.
Lost and found during the event will be located at the Informistress Booth directly inside the Front Gate. After the event it will be kept in the Wine Shop (717-665-7021 ext 300).

Contact Mount Hope

Use the form below or email: RoyalSPK@PaRenFaire.com
Please Note: Office Hours are Mon-Fri, 9AM-4PM