Tickets on Sale NOW for 17th Annual Wine on the River

The 17th Annual Wine on the River will be hosted at Riverfront Park in Downtown Nashville.

NASHVILLE — The 17th Annual Wine on the River will be hosted at Riverfront Park in Downtown Nashville.  The event will be held for the second year in this new location on Saturday, September 7th from 3pm to 7pm.  Tickets are on sale now at Tickets include souvenir tasting glass sponsored by Pella Windows & Doors, and include all beverage samples. A portion of the ticket proceeds will benefit local charity The DISTRICT.

The “World Tour” theme will highlight beverages from various regions across the globe, including wine, beer, and spirits provided by Lipman Brothers Distributing who is this year’s Wine On The River’s Presenting Sponsor as well as Freebirds. The 2019 beverage will be posted on Wine On The River website soon.

Food will be available for purchase from local restaurants such as Trattoria Il Mulino, Ruth Chris Steak House, Tom & Chee, 4th & Peabody, Southern Spoon, Chicken Salad Chick, Smakers, Daddy’s Dogs, Amazing Italian Ice and more. 

Live Music will be featured throughout the event at on the Rock Harbor Marine Stage. For more information on the wine, beer, spirits, food and music featured at this year’s event go to

VIP ticket holders will have access to the festival a half hour before the general public starting at 2:30PM. They will also have access to specialty VIP wines. The VIP ticket also comes with access to the VIP potty, special seating and shade tent sponsored by Wesley Financial Group.

New this year– Get up to $15 back on your Uber or Lyft ride to Wine on the River with the Freebird app! Freebird, our official Ride Rewards Partner for Wine on the River, offers cashback and rewards for all the Uber and Lyft rides you are already taking.  Download the Freebird app for free and enter the promo code, WOTR to get up to $15 back on your Uber or Lyft ride to Wine on the River. Download the following link for the Freebird app on your mobile device.

Wine on the River is proud to maintain a charitable component by contributing proceeds and collaborating with The District, which is dedicated to community revitalization of three historic districts and their contiguous areas in downtown Nashville: Broadway, 2nd Ave/ Riverfront and Printers Alley, collectively known as the DISTRICT. Its programs seek to foster and stimulate growth of a district identity, community spirit, civic pride, and unity while promoting the people in the area and to further retain downtown Nashville’s historic character. Learn more about the District at

Established in 1939, Lipman Brothers was the first distributor of wine and spirits in Tennessee. With an extensive wholesale portfolio of wine, spirits, beer, bottled water, mixers, Riedel crystal, and cigars; Lipman Brothers has proven leadership in the marketplace for more than 75 years. Lipman Brothers’ corporate headquarters is located in Nashville, TN, with additional facilities in East Tennessee. The company services all trade channels including retail, grocery, convenience and bars/restaurants, delivering to 74 of the 96 Tennessee counties, representing over 77% of the state's population. As a family-owned and operated enterprise, Lipman Brothers serves as an educational resource for both trade and consumer markets. Lipman is committed to being the Distributor of Choice to three important constituencies: retailers, suppliers, and consumers.

Tickets are on sale now: General Admission $59+ tax, VIP $89 + tax.  In addition, a “Designated” Driver ticket which excludes any access to alcohol sampling is available for $20 + tax. Day-Of tickets increase by $10 at midnight on September 6th and will only be available if advanced tickets have not sold out.

All tickets are available online at This is a 21 and older event and everyone must have a valid ID for admission.

For more information about the 17th Annual Wine On The River, log onto Find us on Facebook at and on Instagram @WOTRNash

Event sponsors include: Lipman Brother Distributing, Freebirds, Wesley Financial Group, Chicken Salad Chick, Pella Windows & Doors, Rock Harbor Marine, Daddy’s Dogs, and more.

Media Contacts:
Candace Price, Regional Event Director, 615-456-9059,

Lainee Schorgl, Nashville Event Coordinator, 615-744-4713,