20150318 ewe 88aThe fifth annual Eastern Winery Exposition will take place at the Lancaster County Convention Center in Lancaster, PA Tuesday March 8 – Thursday March 10. With 180 exhibitors and 250 exhibit booths, it is the largest wine and grape production trade show east of the Rockies. (disclosure: the writer is a staff member of the Exposition, but the claims made here are accurate).

Tuesday features two in-depth workshops, the first on the relationship between soils and fine wine, and the second on starting a winery business successfully. Wednesday and Thursday feature concurrent conference sessions on viticulture, enology and marketing/management, along with the trade show.

Registration is currently at 800 attendees, on par to match past registration of over 1,000. The weather will be balmy and warm this week as well.

Pre-show registration discounts are in effect through March 7th. To view a list of exhibitors, view the conference program or register online or for more information visit http://www.easternwineryexposition.com.