A Taste of the Country

21st Annual Music and Arts Festival
A Taste of the Country: Thrill Your Senses
Saturday, June 11
12 noon-6 pm
#sjcparktonFest

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Members of Bluestone jam with Dave and Jeff of Great Train Robbery at the 2015 festival.

Enjoy music from local musicians. Taste beer and wine from local makers. St. James’ own Pit Beef, Ham, Turkey and more. View (and buy) the wares of local artists, artisans and crafters. Get your adrenaline pumping as you bid on items in the silent auction. Feel like part of the North County community. Join us and thrill your senses.
Tasting just $10 for a glass and tickets. (Must be 21 or older to taste, purchase and consume alcoholic beverages.) Drink Responsibly! Free Lemonade and Iced Tea tasting. Bounce House for the kids. Bring a blanket and spend the day at the premiere summer kick-off event in the North County.

Performing on the main stage — guitar legends Dave Capozzoli and Ted Goles from local legends Great Train Robbery, and Bluestone, award-winning bluegrass band from Pennsylvania!

Share our event flyers: One features GTR acoustic duo and the other Bluestone.

View photos from the 2015 A Taste of the Country.

wine-glassWineries, Breweries and Cideries
Beverage Tasting is $10 for a commemorative wine glass and 10 tasting tickets. ID required. Must be 21 years or older for beverage tasting. Please drink responsibly.
Wineries:
Basignani
Harford Vineyard & Winery
Royal Rabbit Vineyards

Breweries:
Peabody Heights Brewery

Cider:
Millstone Cellars

Our Silent Auction list is growing with great donations. What will you bid on?

Check this page often for news and updates, including featured wineries, vendors and activities.

Vendor and Winery Registration Forms
Wineries interested in on-site tasting space please download this form and return it to reserve your space.

Vendors interested in reserving a 10 x 12 space please download this form and return it with your vendors-2015payment. Our vendors include, fresh goat cheese creations, gifts, personalized burlap art, handmade jewelry, original watercolors, handmade dulcimers, Greek olive oil, cooking and housewares, essential oils, skin care products, pottery, book signing, and candles.
Mail forms using the PO Box to ensure receipt by the church:
St. James’ Episcopal Church
PO Box 420
Parkton, MD 21161

Silent Auction Donation Request Letter
For those seeking donation and those businesses that would like our donation request letter for your records, please download this form.