- $40 for VIP admission for two on Saturday, June 7 or Sunday, June 8 ($80 value)
The VIP admission includes regular admission, admission to the VIP area, a sample of each of the 24 reserve bottles, and a tour of the BlueClaws facilities. From noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday or Sunday, sample wines from award-winning New Jersey wineries while enjoying live music. Net proceeds benefit Sylvia's Children, a nonprofit organization that supports a primary school in Mbirizi, Uganda.
Jersey Shore Wine Festival
Hosted by the Lakewood BlueClaws, the Jersey Shore Wine Festival gives visitors to FirstEnergy Park a taste of the state's finest wineries for two fun-filled days. Guests aged 21 or older may sample the wares of merchants such as Ventimiglia Vineyards and Wagonhouse Winery, and kids carouse in a designated play area. The event also boasts food vendors, crafters, and artists who specialize in making mosaics out of nacho chips.