“ARENI” FEST” Foundation together with Areni village
Administration are organizing Areni Wine Festival 2015 which is an excellent
chance to discover Armenia. We invite all wine-makers and all those who are
fond of wine and Armenian culture!!!
Each year in Areni village takes place already a traditional
“Areni Wine” Festival, where besides the inhabitants of the region there are
also present representatives of various departments.
“Areni Wine Festival” gives a great opportunity to discover
Armenia. Those who even once have taken part in Areni Wine Festival in Armenia
will never forget the bright impressions. During the Areni Wine Festival you
will be able to taste the best range of Armenian wines, which are very highly
valued by European consumers.
The “Areni Wine Fetiva”l opens with the bright and colorful
and spectacular parade of the best wine-makers, combined with the song and
The festival program includes;
• Opening ceremony
• Armenian wine-makers’ Fair
• Public and professional wine tasting
• Exhibition-fair of traditional dishes, made by the best Armenian restaurants
• Business Meetings
• National music, dances, games, theatrical performances
• Art program, participation of art amateur groups
- “Armenia in your eyes” best wine label contest,
- “Gold Keg” prize for the best wine among the best wine-producers,
- Homemade wine producers contest
- “The best souvenir of the festival”
Currently there works two wine factories in Areni village.
And by this wine people embellish their traditional and revelry tables and wish
good luck and best wishes to each other.
Our mission is to develop Regional and Rural Tourism in
Armenia combining with traditional events and ceremonies.
Areni Wine Festival 2014
and harvest high day.
6th traditional Wine
Festival "Areni" will be held on October 1-5 in five winemaking
communities of Vayots Dzor, Armenia.
On October 1 in Malishka community
will be held "Day of the community" event, during which will
take place the festival-exhibition-tasting. On October 2 in Elpine and October
3 in Rind will take place home-made wines festival within "Day of the
On October 4 in the village Areni will
be held the traditional Areni Wine Festival, which will be accompanied by
festival- exhibition of factory wine production and demonstration the
process of wine making, art presentations.
On October 5, within “Gyumri city
Day” will be held on Arts and Crafts Festival, Festival of bread, different art
programs, events. Celebrations will be concluded with a concert of Armenian
famous musician Ara Gevorgyan.
Five days of celebrations will be
completed with Vayots Dzor "Harvest Festival" On October 5 in Eghegnadzor
Traditions of Syuniq 2014
On August 23rd, the first ever Traditions of Syunik festival
will take place in the city of Goris. The event will launch from Grigor
Tatevaci Square, proceeding into the citys Central Park and continuing into
Old Goris. Various family-oriented events and activities will be held
throughout the day. Performances by local and regional dance troupes and choirs
will fill the air with the sounds of Syunik, while the Sacrament of Our Canyons theater performance will be staged in the cave church of Old
Goris. Local goods, food and drinks prepared by Syunik-based artisans will be
displayed and available for sale.