The 9th Annual Uncork the Alleghenies is coming to the Blair County Convention Center March 16th...with free souvenir wine glass, reusable shopping bag, free caricatures, photo booth, live entertainment, food samplings, specialty vendors, a silent auction, and more. Plan to have lunch or dinner while you are there. Chef Tom has put together a full menu for your dining pleasure.  Click Here to see the available food options. This event will be one you won't want to miss. This year's event will offer all of the great vendors and entertainment you've come to expect!  Click Here to order tickets.


Date: Saturday, March 16, 2019

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


VIP Session Times: 5-10 pm includes a 
one hour early admission to the Evening Session with VIP reception in private room upstairs including food samplings from our VIP sponsor, DelGrosso Foods. Admission includes  free souvenir wine glass, free reusable shopping bag, free caricatures and all entertainment and activities.

Cost: VIP Tickets $40


Designated Driver $10 (Day or Evening Session) includes  admission to general session - includes   free reusable shopping bag, free caricatures and all entertainment and activities.   (excluding free wine glass)


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


Day Session (12-4pm) Advance ticket sales $25 ($30 day of event)

Evening Session (6-10pm) Advance ticket sales $25 ($30 day of event)

Bus tickets available courtesy of 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 $40  SOLD OUT

Bus Schedule

Mlaker Bus - Limited number of seats available (41 total)
Davidsville - 4:00 pm (Mlaker Garage)
Johnstown - 4:15 pm (Richland Home Depot)
Ebensburg - 5:00 pm (behind Comfort Inn)


No purchase necessary for Wine Tastings.

Overnight Packages Available:


Altoona Grand Hotel
1 Sheraton Drive
Altoona, Pennsylvania 16601

$160 + tax per room

Sat March 16, 2019

Wine Package Includes:
  - Overnight standard room accommodations.
  - Two Event tickets for the afternoon or evening wine festival on March 16th
  - Breakfast for 2 in The Tropical Courtyard.
  - Complimentary Hotel Shuttle to and from event.
  - Late check-out the next day at 1PM.
  - Entertainment in the Grouses nest after the event.

Tickets include: Admittance to one session, free souvenir wine glass, free reusable shopping bag and all entertainment and activities.
Additional event tickets may be purchased at the door if still available.  Package may be upgraded to VIP tickets at time of booking based on availability.
We will need a credit card number to reserve your room.

Reservations made by calling front desk at (814) 946-1631


Courtyard Marriott Altoona
2 Convention Center Drive
Altoona, Pennsylvania 16602

$170 + tax per room  SOLD OUT

Sat March 16, 2019

There is no need to worry about finding a taxi to get you home safely after attending the 8th Annual Uncork the Alleghenies Wine Festival at the Blair County Convention Center from 12:00pm-4:00pm or 6:00-10:00 pm on Saturday, March 16th.  Walk right next door, and enjoy luxurious accommodations at the Courtyard.

Wine Package Includes:
  - Overnight accommodations.
  - Late check-out the next day at 1PM
  - Two Event tickets for the afternoon or evening wine festival on March 16th.

Tickets include: Admittance to one session, free souvenir wine glass, free reusable shopping bag and all entertainment and activities.
Additional event tickets may be purchased at the door if still available.
We will need a credit card number to reserve your room.