Passport

2017 Passport Program

May 5th – November 5th, 2017

 

Members of the CT Wine Trail participate with other Connecticut farm wineries in the Passport to Connecticut Farm Wineries sponsored by the Connecticut Farm Wine Development Council and the Connecticut Department of Agriculture.

Passports can be picked up at any Connecticut farm winery. This year there are 34 Connecticut farm wineries and the Connecticut Wine Festival at Goshen Fairgrounds.  A list of all 34 farm wineries can be found on the Connecticut Department of Agriculture website www.ct.gov/doag.

2017 Prizes!

Grand Prize #1: A two-week trip for two to Malaga, Spain, February 5-18, 2018. A 14-night stay (one room, double occupancy) at the Benalmadena Palace, Malaga, Spain. A four-star property with amazing views of the Mediterranean Sea. Roundtrip airfare for two (2) included. Transportation to and from the airport not included.

Grand Prize #2: A two-week trip for two to Malaga, Spain, February 19-March 5, 2018. A 14-night stay (one room, double occupancy) at the Benalmadena Palace, Malaga, Spain. A four-star property with amazing views of the Mediterranean Sea. Roundtrip airfare for two included. Transportation to and from the airport not included.

First Prize: A pair of 14k white gold diamond studs, total weight of .4 carats. Add a whole lot of sparkle to your life, compliments of Marie’s Jewelry, Waterbury. This is your time to shine as the passport’s first prize winner.

Second Prize: A chauffeured limousine for eight people to visit Connecticut wineries. The second prize winner can select a Sunday of their choice to visit Connecticut wineries in grand, limousine style. Leave the driving to Gateway Limousine, Waterbury, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on a Sunday afternoon of your choice, so you and your friends can relax and enjoy Connecticut wine.

15 Third Prizes:  An overnight getaway at the La Quinta Inn and Suites in Danbury. An overnight getaway for two at La Quinta Inn and Suites in Danbury. One passport will be selected for each of the 15 overnights.

37 Fourth Prizes: A certificate for two bottles of wine from a participating Connecticut winery. 37 passports will be selected for each of the 37 certificates. Winery certificates will be awarded at random.

dsc_6959-copy-2Obtain at least 34 stamps and you will be in an exclusive drawing for Grand Prize #1 and an additional exclusive drawing for you and up to seven other guests to enjoy a limousine chauffeured ride to the Connecticut Wine Festival in Goshen on Sunday.

Obtain 16-33 stamps and you will be entered into a drawing for the Grand Prize #2 and the first, second and third place prizes!

Questions about the Program? Contact Jane Murdock at the Connecticut Department of Agriculture, at 860.713.2588 or email PassportToCTFarmWine@ct.gov.

2017 Passports must be submitted to a participating winery by November 5, 2017.

2016 Passport Winners can be found on the page: http://www.passporttoctfarmwine.com