14th Annual Mardi Gras sponsored by WNYR 98.5

Feb 20-Feb 21
10:00 AM-5:00 PM

Location ALL 16 WINERIES
Advance Tickets
  • Single $30.00
Designated Driver Tickets
  • Single $15.00
Price at the Door
  • Single $35.00
  • Designated Driver Single $20.00

Travel winery to winery to sample their Mardi Gras-inspired dish and sip their fine wines. You'll also take home a recipe card featuring that dish, beads and a chance to win a prize at each winery!

Figure out the clues or riddles in a 16 clue scavenger hunt for a chance to win a case of fine wines from the Trail.

Saturday 10-5pm, ALL 16 wineries are participating.
Sunday 10-5pm, ALL 16 wineries are participating.

Make sure to hand in your ticket to be eligible to win one of our Grand Prizes:

Hampton Inn - Seneca Falls
Hampton Inn - Ithaca
Cayuga Lake Cabins
Holiday Inn - Auburn
Finger Lakes Wine Fest
Fuzzy Guppies
S&S Limousine
The Gould Hotel
Big D's Limos
Barristers Bed & Breakfast
Van Cleef Bed & Breakfast


Each ticket is good for the whole weekend, to visit each winery once.

Single tickets are $30 and include: 1 souvenir wine glass, 1 recipe collection, beads at each winery and a chance to win a prize at each winery. You will also get 1 wine and food pairing at each winery and up to 3 additional wine tastings per winery.

Discounted designated driver tickets are available. The DD gets all the same perks as a regular ticket, minus the wine.  They also get a DD travel mug, rather than a wine glass. $15 for a single.

Be sure to buy your tickets early, we have a limited amount available per weekend.

Tickets can also be purchased by calling 800-684-5217.

Packages that offer tickets, transportation and accommodations are also available.

When ordering tickets, will you be asked to choose a specific starting point. This is where you’ll start the event and be given your wine glass, scavenger hunt card and the front, back and ring to your recipe collection.

If you’re part of a large group (15+), we ask that you contact the office prior to ordering your tickets; to be sure the whole group can be accommodated at a starting point. If you purchased your ticket separately from your group, please notify the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail office at 800-684-5217 or info@cayugawinetrail.com so we can make sure that you have the same starting point.

For large groups, we also offer itineraries to ensure smooth flow of the buses throughout the day. Please contact the trail office to order your tickets and get your itinerary started.

We reserve the right to limit the number of large groups purchasing tickets.

Tickets to our events CANNOT be REFUNDED.

Tickets ordered after 2/15/16  will not be mailed out. They will be available for pick-up at your designated starting winery.

This event is proudly sponsored by Finger Lakes Radio Group WNYR 98.5

Coffee donated by Gimme! Coffee