Holidays and Wine



Wine is often used to celebrate special occasions. Learn more about the holidays and how they relate to certain wines.

January


Japanese Coming of Age Day - Jan 14


February


Mardi Gras / Carnival - Feb 8 (or so)
Valentine's Day - Feb 14
Presidents Day - Feb 20 (or so)


March


Ides of March - Mar 15
St. Patrick's Day - Mar 17


April


Thomas Jefferson - Apr 13


May


May Day - May 1
Cinco de Mayo - May 5


June


Father's Day - June 8 (or so)
Weddings - all June


July


Independence Day - July 4
Bastille Day - July 14


September


Rosh Hashana - Sept 17
Oktoberfest - Sep 20-31


October


Henry V / St Crispin's Day - Oct 25
Halloween - Oct 31


November


Thanksgiving - Nov 25


December


Nutcracker Suite - Dec 1-30
Winter Solstice - Dec 21
Christmas, Hannukah, Kwaanza - Dec 25
Boxing Day, St Stephen's Day - Dec 26
New Year's Day - Dec 31

Wine in History



All content on the WineIntro website is personally written by author and wine enthusiast Lisa Shea. WineIntro explores the delicious variety and beautiful history which makes up our world of wine! Lisa loves supporting local wineries and encouraging people to drink whatever they like. We all have different taste buds, and that makes our world wonderful. Always drink responsibly.