Debut weekend getaway offers guests a hands-on wine making experience
GENEVA-ON-THE-LAKE, OhioOctober 16, 2019 – Delve into the art of wine making with a two-night getaway at The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake, from Friday, November 1 to Sunday, November 3. A weekend devoted to how to make wine at home, the event is designed for beginner and intermediate wine makers alike. Led by The Lodge’s Certified Wine Specialist, the weekend will offer a selection of seminars and hands-on experiences. Guests will also receive reference materials for use in the completion of fermentation.
“The Lodge’s Wine Making Weekend offers a great getaway for wine lovers who enjoy discovering new ways to celebrate the joy of wine,” said Certified Wine Specialist Lauren Fiala.
Schedule of Wine Making Weekend events
  • Friday, November 1
    • Evening reception featuring signature wines paired with cheese and a weekend overview
  • Saturday, November 2
    • Breakfast
    • Seminar on wine making techniques, working with the juice, how to start your yeast culture, fermentation and testing
    • Wine Shuttle to three local wineries
  • Sunday, November 3
    • Breakfast
    • Complete fermentation and finish bottling
All wine making materials will be provided by Presque Isle Wine Cellars.
The Wine Making Weekend Package includes all wine making materials needed, Friday night welcome reception, breakfast both mornings, a wine shuttle on Saturday afternoon and overnight stay Friday and Saturday, beginning at $403* per night, plus tax, per couple.
*Subject to availability. Taxes not included.  Must be 21 years or older to book this package. Rate based on double occupancy; additional guests will increase rate. Promo code: MAKEWINE
About The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake
Located at 4888 North Broadway (State Highway 534) in Geneva-on-the-Lake, The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake features 109 finely appointed guest rooms (the majority with lake views) and 25 two-bedroom cottages; Horizons Restaurant, an upscale restaurant with a striking octagonal dining room and al fresco dining – all with a breathtaking view of Lake Erie; a lounge with a rectangular bar; and amenities that include a fitness center, indoor and outdoor pools and gift shop. The Lodge entrance is located one mile north of Geneva State Park, on the left. For room reservations, call 866-442-9765 or visit www.TheLodgeAtGeneva.com. For Horizons reservations, call 440-466-7100, then press 2.
About Delaware North
Delaware North is one of the largest privately held hospitality companies in the world. Founded in 1915 and owned by the Jacobs family for more than 100 years, Delaware North has global operations at high-profile places such as sports and entertainment venues, national and state parks, destination resorts and restaurants, airports, and regional casinos. Our 55,000 employee associates are dedicated to creating special experiences one guest at a time in serving more than a half-billion guests annually. Delaware North operates in the sports, travel hospitality, restaurant and catering, parks, resorts, gaming, and specialty retail industries and has annual revenue of about $3 billion. Learn more about Delaware North, a global leader in hospitality, at www.DelawareNorth.com.


Joyce Penhallurick
Principal, Yopko Penhallurick
Email: jp@yp-pr.com
Phone: 440-543-8615
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