Music in the Valley, Folk & Wine Festival

For Immediate Release, Bath, Ohio — Visit Hale Farm & Village on July 14 and 15 for our annual Music in the Valley Folk and Wine Festival.

The Music in the Valley Folk and Wine Festival, supported by Folknet , The Wine Buzz and the Peninsula Foundation / GAR Hall is an opportunity to enjoy local musicians, food and wine. Visitors are welcome to stop and listen to the musicians as they tour the historic grounds, or settle in and catch a main stage performance between noon and 6:30pm daily. Guests can also sample and purchase wine from eleven Ohio based wineries, such as CLE Urban Winery, Gervasi Vineyards, The Winery at Spring Hill, Barrel Run and many more. Local food trucks and vendors will offer up selections for all palates.

This year’s festival will feature regional music acts on the main stage under a large tent in the Village Green. Take in the sounds of Ohio musicians such as; Charlie Mosbrook and Red Brick Rhoades or catch casual jams throughout the property. Guests can also participate in wine and cheese pairing seminars and tasting classes generously supported by The Wine Buzz. Sit back and enjoy an afternoon of great music, wine & food in a unique historic setting.

Sample award winning Ohio wine and tasty culinary treats at Hale Farm & Village. Photo credit, Nancy Balluck.

All regular museum exhibits and demonstrations are open to the public during the festival until 5:00pm daily. Hale Farm & Village showcases 90 acres of historic structures, farm animals, gardens and early American craft and trade demonstrations, including glassblowing, blacksmithing, broom-making and weaving.

The festival runs from 10:00 am -7:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday July 14 & 15, admission is $10 for adults, $5 for youth ages 3-12 and members are free. Wine tastings are $10 for a logo glass and 6 tickets (good for one tasting each). Extra tickets are available for tastes and glasses of wine and bottles may be purchased to take home. Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs.

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Featured image: Music in the Valley performers gather under a tree for a relaxing afternoon. Photo credit, Nancy Balluck

Hale Farm & Village, a living history museum of the Western Reserve Historical Society, is located on 90 acres in Bath, Ohio with 32 historic structures, farm animals, heritage gardens, farming and early American craft and trade demonstrations. The location is open for a summer season June – August, Wednesday – Sunday; weekends only September and October; and signature events or educational programming during other times. Visit or call (330) 666-3711 for seasonal hours,program listings, rental information, and to become a member. This year marks Hale Farm & Village’s 60th anniversary as a museum of the Western Reserve Historical Society.

Founded in 1867, Western Reserve Historical Society (WRHS) is Northeast Ohio’s premier storyteller based on its vast collection of the tangible history of Northeast Ohio. It is one of the oldest and largest nonprofit regional historical societies in the nation. It presents the lives and activities of 19th-Century settlers through historic Hale Farm & Village in Bath, Ohio. WRHS offers a wealth of resources to research your family heritage at the Cleveland History Center in University Circle, Cleveland.

Press release submitted by:
Catherine I. Sterle | Director of Marketing & Sales
Hale Farm & Village
2686 Oak Hill Rd. Bath, Ohio 44210
P.O. Box 296 | 330.666.3711 x 1715