Big Cork Vineyards Goes to Cannes Film Festival

Late Harvest Vidal 2012Watch out, Hollywood! Big Cork Vineyards has been selected to share our handcrafted wines at a wine tasting party during the 2013 Cannes Film Festival. The party is exclusive to film festival organizers attending Cannes and will take place Tuesday, May 21 from 7 to 9 p.m.

Bruno Chatelin, board member of the European Film Academy, advisory member of the International Film Festival Summit and the CEO of, invited all guests to bring their favorite wines to share — something they like or something that grows in their country. Tracie Hovey of Power Marketing, the firm responsible for Big Cork’s advertising, is attending the festival and encouraged us to supply our varietals during the party. Guests of the wine tasting party will sample four of our signature wines: Chardonnay, Traminette, Vidal Blanc and Late Harvest Vidal Blanc.

We couldn’t be more excited to share our wines with festival organizers and represent Washington County during the festival. We’ll post photos of the event on our Facebook page, so check back soon.


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