The 2020 Carlton Crush Harvest Festival will celebrate our neighbors, our visitors, our businesses, and the annual grape harvest, all of which contribute to our terrific quality of life. 


First Saturday of September 2020
In Downtown Carlton



Car Show
Many Selections of Fine Wines & Craft Beers
Festival Food Options & Restaurants in Downtown Carlton
Artists' Market Booths: Art, Crafts & Specialty Products


11:00 AM           Sign-Up: Kids’ Grape Stomp Competition (Ages 6 - 12)

Sign-Up: Kids’ Watermelon Eating Contest (Ages 6 - 12)

Team Grape Stomp Competition Check-In

                         Artists’ Market, Food &; Beverage Vendors - Open for Business

11:15 AM            Kids' Watermelon Eating Contest / Kids’ Grape Stomp Competition

12:00 PM           Team Grape Stomp Competition - Initial Heats

2:30 PM             Team Grape Stomp Competition - SEMI-FINALS

3:00 PM            Team Grape Stomp Competition - GRAND FINALE!

3:00 PM Live Music Begins

6:00 PM      Live Music Ends & Festival Closes


Throughout the festival area, there will be an array of food choices at various booths. 

You won't go hungry or thirsty at Carlton Crush!

2020 Vendors to be announced

Individual booths will present an extensive selection of premium local wines and craft beers throughout the day, in a true Festival atmosphere.  Listen to great music and watch the grape stomp competition while browsing the vendor tents!

To enjoy an adult beverage, attendees must purchase a Carlton Crush glass.  The sale of logo glasses supports the charitable causes funded by the Festival. Costs are $8 for one glass and $15 for two (you get to keep the glass!). Enjoy five free tastings with your glass purchase, after which you can purchase additional tastings, full glass pours or bottles to take home.

Wineries and breweries include:

2020 Vendors to be announced

Local artists, merchants and specialty vendors will present products and information for you to browse, experience, learn and buy!  

2020 Vendors to be announced


Live music will be featured at the 2020 Festival 

We're fortunate to have engaged these terrific musicians!

2020 Musicians to be announced