DILIJAN WINE FEST was held in Dilijan on August 27-28 in the territory next to Agassi Khanjyan's summer house (monument of republican significance of Armenia). More than 25 wineries such as TUS, JRAGHATSPANYAN WINERY, NOA, GEVORKIAN WINERY, WINE ART WINERY, TUSHPA WINE CELLAR, VOSKEVAZ WINERY, QOTOT, BERDASHEN, IJEVAN, ACOL ARMENIAN ETHNIC MANOR, VEDI ALCO, KARAS WINES, ARMAS WINES, HOVAZ WINES, VOSKENI, LORDNOK CAPITAL, GREGORIAN WINE AND SPIRITS, ZULAL WINES, MEYRON, ARMENIA WINE, NORQI KEGHAR, KOOR, 44 and various local producers participated in the festival.
The program included such events as wine degustation master class, wine drawing, traditional grape crushing ceremony, evening film screening, performances of ethno-artists, theater and dance performances about the history of viticulture, and also in order to help Artsakh, a charity fundraiser was held from the sale of Areg Balayan’s (Blojiks) special merchandise.
The musical part of the festival was provided by the famous music groups and performers. The guests were able to taste the dishes offered by the best restaurants of Tavush such as TAVA, Papanino, Machar 44, Mikayelyan Family Farm, Ootelie etc.