It’s not something you think would be at the Pennsylvania Farm Show. But Pennsylvania wineries have a popular stand at the show. Fox43’s Ashley Palutis participating in the first annual Great Celebrity Grape Stomping Contest. Her teammates and coach, Richard Naylor of Naylor Wine Cellars in Stewartstown, York County helped to stomp their way to victory.
But it wasn’t all fun and games, there was some learning involved.
“ The Pennsylvania wine industry and the grape industry have an economic impact of 2 billion dollars on an annual basis,” says Jennifer Eckinger, Executive Director, Pennsylvania Wineries
Pennsylvania is home to more than 100 wineries. 24 of them take their turns at the Pennsylvania Wineries stand all week long .