The Charles County Wine & Food Festival is May 11 from 12-6 p.m. at the Charles County Fairgrounds in La Plata. Tickets are available at CharlesCountyWineFestival.com.
The only Southern Maryland wine producer is Cove Point Winery of Lusby. Other vendors include Soca Wine (inspired by Trinidad and Tobago), Boordy Vineyards (Hydes, Md.), The Unban Winery (Silver Spring, Md.), Il Dolce Winery (Beltsville, Md.), Dragonfly Vineyard and Winery (Mt. Airy, Md.), Great Shoals (Takoma Park, Md.) and Reggae Wines and Sweet Tulip Wines (Indianapolis, In.)