2nd Annual Southeastern United Grape & Wine Symposium, sponsored by VESTA and Wines & Vines Southeastern United Grape & Wine Symposium

Industry professionals from North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Florida are invited to attend the symposium. Attendees will receive professional instruction using the college facilities, hear from distinguished speakers on latest industry research, and learn more about the region’s wines through tastings and food pairings. Wines from all eight states in the region will be featured at a Grand Southeastern Wine Tasting at sunset on the patio of the Shelton-Badgett NC Center for Viticulture and Enology.

Throughout the symposium, participants and organizers will discuss ways to better address industry challenges and provide online educational resources for vineyards and wineries across the southeast region.