This festival takes place in Areni village (VayotsDzor region) every year on first Saturday of October. And every year thousands of people participate in this unforgettable celebration of Armenian wine, food, music, dances, traditions. You will immediately feel the Armenian spirit as you will listen to some performances, dance and celebrate with locals (believe us, they will make you dance).
During your stay in Areni, don’t forget to visit the Birds’ cave – the most popular attraction of this village. Archeologists found the oldest winery here, which makes Areni wine festival even more important. Here you will see how ancient Armenians lived and made wine.