Mt.View Art & Wine Festival
August 18, 2018
Living in Palo Alto CA apartments is always sweeter when the Mountain View Art & Wine Festival is on the horizon. This captivating event is entering its 47th year, and it seems to get stronger and more exciting as time passes by. In fact, many people tend to call this the best Bay Area Festival throughout the year. You could expect thousands of people to attend this amazing event.
When is the festival? What can you expect from this wonderful event? We’ll answer these questions and more below so you can have a much better understanding of the overall big picture.
Just know that there’s going to be plenty of art, wine, music, great tasting food and drink, cocktails, sports, talent shows, activities for the kids, and so much more. So if you’re looking for something to do in early September – specific details to come – then you should seriously make it a point to set aside time to go to the Mountain View Art & Wine Festival and kick off the fall on the right note this year.
When is the Mountain View Art & Wine Festival?
This vibrant festival is going to be held on September 8 through September 9 in 2018, so remember to keep these dates free because you’ll want to spend time soaking up the energy and excitement at this wonderful fiesta. The city of Mountain View is truly magnificent and vibrant when the festival comes to town.
The art and wine festival is going to be located right in the heart of downtown Mountain View, so it’s going to be very easy to see. You’ll know exactly where you’re going to enter the festival and you’ll know exactly where all the fun is happening because it’s going to be loud, chaotic but in a good way and plenty of people are going to be smiling, laughing, and having a great time with their loved ones.
The beauty of having this festival in Mountain View is that there’s so much going on in the area as well even if there weren’t a festival taking place. There downtown district has lots of shops, bookstores, cafés, restaurants, and it even has a performing arts center. So there’s always going to be something to do, and all of the wonderful establishments in the community are going to become a part of this festival which makes it extra special for everyone involved.
And it should come as no secret to anyone that fans of this entertaining experience believe it’s the best festival in the Bay Area of its kind. So you can bet your bottom dollar that on September 8 and 9 you are going to experience something that will be truly stellar for all in attendance.
What Can I Expect to See and Do at the Mountain View Art & Wine Festival in 2018?
The beauty of this event is that there is so much happening. You’ll have an opportunity to do just about anything you can think of while here.
For starters, if you love soul music you’re going to be excited to be at the event on Saturday night because they are holding the Soul Train Dance Party Concert. Headlining this exciting concert is the wonderful Pacific Soul Band. But that’s not all, because they even decided to bring back Salsa Sunday this year and you’ll be graced with the musical stylings of Ruckatan and Caravanserai for your listening and dancing pleasure.
Let’s not forget about all of the amazing food and drinks that are going to be available for all to partake in. You’ll be able to enjoy fresh fruit margaritas, refreshing sangria, seasonal craft beer, mimosas, premium wine, and other great tasting cocktails. Plus, there are going to be food purveyors from all over the area sharing their delicious food including Mexican inspired dishes, Philly cheesesteaks, Polish food, American food, Italian food, and just about everything else in between.
Do you like traditional Greek gyros? They’ll certainly be there. How about teriyaki chicken kebabs? You can get your hands on those too. And let’s not forget about the French crepes, mozzarella sticks, and the fried chicken tender plates that so many people love.
How about dessert? That’s certainly got your attention, right?! Well, you’ll have a chance to have some delicious tasting desserts including ice cream bars, whole fruit smoothies, Oreo cookies and cream, chocolate dipped frozen fruit kebabs, shaved ice, and a few non frozen related options like roasted peanuts, kettle corn, and more.
What about the Arts and Crafts?
This is an arts and crafts festival, right? Don’t worry because you’ll get plenty of opportunities to enjoy the fine arts and crafts of over 600 well-stocked booths. In fact some of the most exhilarating and talented crafts makers and artists all throughout America attend this remarkable event.
You’ll have a chance to view and even purchase fine craftsmanship from professional artists if you want. You’ll get your hands on paperweights, jewelry, leather, wood, metals, ceramics, glass, vases, dishes, clocks, table decorations, handbags, vests, wallets, hats, gold and silver jewelry, photography, sculptures, etchings, and just about any other piece of art you can possibly think of. They will all definitely be here and they will be showcased amongst the 600 booths that we previously mentioned.
So if any of the sounds appealing to you – and it really should – you should make it a point to visit the Mountain View Art & Wine Festival this year because it will be an event that you’ll never forget.
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