VIP Experience

Upgrade your ticket and become a NC Wine and Beer Festival VIP!

Your VIP Ticket includes:

  • A commemorative tasting glass at entrance
  • Beverage Sampling from more than 100 different NC Wineries, Breweries and Spirits
  • Early access to the festival at 11am (General Admission gates open at Noon)
  • Access to VIP Barn with additional select beverage sampling
  • Cocktail sampling by Bedlam Vodka in VIP Barn
  • Food pairings by the Chef & The Farmer in VIP Barn


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About the Chef & The Farmer


Chef and the FarmerChef & The Farmer located in Kinston, NC, is known for their thoughtful, creative cooking rooted in Eastern North Carolina’s ingredients and traditions.


Run by host of PBS series “A Chef’s Life” and acclaimed chef Vivian Howard, Chef and the Farmer offers hyper-seasonal, New American fare using ingredients from local farms. The stunning space boasts a sophisticated, rustic ambience.



About Bedlam Vodka


Bedlam VodkaUsing a process perfected by our Irish ancestors over the past seven centuries, Graybeard Distillery introduces Bedlam Vodka – A Drinkable Spirit.


Distilled from rice, Bedlam promises a smooth, “drinkable” quality to consumers of other vodka brands.


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