The Big Sip: A Wine & Spirits Festival

featuring Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot and more!
people on grass smiling
wine festival
  • October 8th 2022 1:00 - 5:00 PM (VIP Entry at 12 PM)
  • October 9th 2022 1:00 - 5:00 PM (VIP Entry at 12 PM)
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  • Price will increase by $5 the week of the event and then again day of. VIP tickets are only available in advance.
  • This is a 21+ event. All attendees, including Designated Drivers, MUST be 21+ years of age. Photo ID required for entry. 

Sip, sip, hooray!

It’s the second-ever Big Sip and we’re turning Bethel Woods into a wine lover’s paradise. This is a weekend celebration of wineries hailing from the Finger Lakes, Hudson Valley, Long Island and beyond. Spend the day on our beautiful campus enjoying unlimited sampling of the best reds, whites, and rosés and then buy your favorites directly from the source to take home with you!

Wine’s not your thing? We’ll also be highlighting a selection of the best spirit producers in the region. 


+ Entry into the festival plus unlimited sampling

+ A commemorative tasting glass

+ Live music on the Horizon Stage (Saturday: MIKE DELGUIDICE & Big Shot from New York & currently on tour with Billy Joel - stay tuned for more guests!)

+ Access to a delectable food court as well as shopping with local craft, artisan, and specialty food vendors

(Saturday: $50 | Sunday: $45)


Presented by Maker's Mark

+ Early entry with an extra hour of sampling

+ Access to a private lounge area presented by Maker's Mark

+ An exclusive dining experience not available to the public (with wine and spirits not poured anywhere else!)

+ Complimentary admission to The Museum at Bethel Woods

(Saturday: $90 | Sunday: $85)

Designated Driver tickets include festival entry, live music access, one complimentary water, and a ticket to The Museum at Bethel Woods.(Saturday: $30 | Sunday: $25)

VIP Designated Driver tickets also available and all of the above plus the early entry, lounge, and dining experience. (Saturday: $70 | Sunday: $65)

Group Rates are available! Please fill out this form and send to to reserve.


 & Big Shot - Celebrate The Music of Billy Joel and Much More

Mike DelGuidice, one of Long Island's most celebrated performers/dynamic vocalist/singer/songwriter. At present, Mike DelGuidice tours with Billy Joel all over the World including every month at the Iconic Madison Square Garden.

Disclaimer: All dates, acts, times, and ticket prices are subject to change at any time without notice. Tickets obtained from sources other than the official sites of Bethel Woods, Live Nation or Ticketmaster (our only authorized ticketing services) may be lost, stolen or counterfeit and will not be honored. We cannot refund tickets purchased from brokers or secondary sellers.