The Fifth Annual Uncork the Alleghenies Wine Festival is coming to the Blair County Convention Center March 7th...with wine tastings, food samplings, specialty vendors, a photo booth, silent auction, live entertainment and more. This event will be one you won't want to miss. The first 2,500 people through the door will receive a complimentary reusable shopping bag. This year's event will offer expanded aisle ways, extended session times, as well as hotel and bus packages available (details below) with your advance ticket purchase.  Click Here to order tickets.

NEW this year:

The 5th Annual Uncork the Alleghenies will have wider aisles and one extra hour to enjoy the vendors!

Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015

Location: Blair County Convention Center, One Convention Center Dr, Altoona, PA

VIP Session Times: 5:00 - 10:00 pm (Only 200 tickets available) includes private wine tasting one hour prior to evening session, admission to evening session,
wine tastings and free souvenir wine glass, and all entertainment and activities.

Cost: VIP Tickets $35

General Admission Session Times:  12:00 - 4:00 pm and 6:00 - 10:00 pm - includes admission to general session, wine tastings and free souvenir wine glass, and all entertainment and activities.

Cost: Advance ticket sales $25 ($30 at the door - day of event) Limited number of tickets available to each session.

Designated Driver includes admission to general session and all entertainment and activities (excluding wine tasting).

Cost: Designated Driver Tickets $10

Purchase tickets online or visit one of the offices listed to purchase in person.

Bus tickets available courtesy of Fullington Bus Lines and Mlaker Charter and Tours. Bus Ticket includes roundtrip Charter Bus service and ticket to Evening Session (6-10pm).  Bus tickets available for Evening Session ONLY.

Cost: Bus Tickets $35

Bus Schedule

Fullington Bus #1 - Limited number of seats available (55 total)
State College - 5:00 pm (Fullington Bus Terminal)
Tyrone - 5:30 pm (Bull Pen Parking Lot)

Fullington Bus #2 - Limited number of seats available (55 total)
DuBois - 4:00 pm (DuBois Mall near Sears)
Clearfield - 4:30 pm (WalMart by McDonalds)
Philipsburg - 5:00 pm (Peebles Plaza)

Mlaker Bus #3 - Limited number of seats available (55 total)
Davidsville - 4:00 pm (Mlaker Garage)
Johnstown - 4:15 pm (Richland Home Depot)
Ebensburg - 5:00 pm (behind Comfort Inn)

Purchase bus tickets online.

Overnight Packages available:

Courtyard Marriott Altoona
2 Convention Center Drive
Altoona, Pennsylvania 16602

Package includes:
  > Overnight accommodations
  > Breakfast for two at The Bistro
  > Late check-out of 1:00 pm
  > Two Event tickets for the DAY OR EVENING session
  > Available Friday, March 6th and Saturday, March 7th
  > $185 + tax per night


The Altoona Grand Hotel
1 Sheraton Drive, Altoona, PA 16601

Uncork the Alleghenies Package:
 > Overnight Accommodations
 > 2 Tickets to Uncork the Alleghenies
 > Breakfast for two served in The Tropical Courtyard
 > Late Checkout 3:00PM

$153.55 Inclusive
Based on Double Occupancy

Call (814) 946-1631 and Mention "Uncork Package" to Book

View footage from Uncork 2012 by clicking HERE.

Showcase your business by participating in Uncork The Alleghenies.  Contact Jill Brazill to find out how your business can be involved.  All proceeds from the Silent Auction goes to the Miracle League of Blair County.