Valiant Vineyards hosting Great Dakota Wine Fest this weekend

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VERMILLION, S.D. (KSFY) - South Dakota's oldest winery is hosting its annual festival and grape stomp this weekend.

The Great Dakota Wine Fest will be held on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Valiant Vineyards located at 1500 W. Main St. in Vermillion.

The festival will feature live music, cooking with wine demonstrations, arts and crafts vendors, a grape stomp and an amateur wine-making competition.

Visitors can also learn new facts about the locally-grown hybrid grapes and South Dakota’s native species.

Valiant Vineyards is a full-service winery, distillery, and bed & breakfast.