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Food & Wine Festival dinner, market well received

Visitors to the Mount Vernon Food &Wine Festival chat about wine with members of the Fairhaven Winery on the downtown Mount Vernon plaza.The Mount Vernon Food & Wine Festival was well received by attendees last weekend, with vendors reporting brisk sales making the eighth festival a success for the sponsoring Mount Vernon Main Street Alliance and Friends of Mount Vernon Main Street.

More than 850 were estimated to have attended the overall activities, with about half taking advantage of the wine tasting opportunities from 10 wineries represented. For more information, see the NovEMBER 2 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.