Altus Calendar of Events

Book the WINE COUNTRY COTTAGE now for the following events by e-mailing us at arwinecountrycottage@yahoo.com or by calling 479-518-1963.

 

March  ....... Spring Teacup Auction, 6 p.m. Lawrence Hall  atop St. Mary's Mountain.  Food - Fun - Prizes galore for all ages!! Sponsored by Altus Chamber of Commerce, Call 479-468-4684 for exact date.

 

March 17 ............................................. St. Patrick's Day.  Visit KELT'S on Main Street, in downtown Altus, for the ultimate Irish experience.....and stay at the Wine Country Cottage to make the evening complete.  479-518-1963

 

Easter Sunday ....................................... Easter Egg Hunt 3 p.m. City Park, Downtown Altus.     Sponsored by Altus Chamber of Commerce, 479-468-4684

 

May, first Saturday ..........  Annual Springtime Gala,  Altus City Park.   FREE ADMISSION, Family fun event.    479-468-4191

 

 MOTHER'S DAY  .......................... treat MOM really special with a WINE COUNTRY GET-AWAY for the weekend.  Mom will enjoy a relaxing day touring and tasting wine at nearby Post Familie Winery, followed by an evening meal at KELT'S Restaurant.  Book the Wine Country Cottage now at 479-518-1963.  

  

MEMORIAL DAY .............................. come and visit Altus, see the Veteran's Memorial and the Coal Miner's Monument.  Enjoy a meal at KELT'S Restaurant, a block away from the WINE COUNTRY COTTAGE.  Call now for reservations - 479-518-1963

 

FATHER'S DAY ....... It's Dad's turn to be treated with a relaxing weekend in WINE COUNTRY!   After a day of wine-tasting and touring at all area wineries, eat at a downtown restaurant.  Then stay at Wine Country Cottage - just around the corner.  Book now at arwinecountrycottage@yahoo.com or call 479-518-1963.

 

July 4 ............... 4th of July Celebration!!      Altus City Park        479-468-4191 for info.   FREE ADMISSION!!!

 

July 26-27, 2013 …...  30th Annual Altus Grape Festival, Altus City Park----Grape stomps & games, fresh grapes, food, music, crafts, Friday night street dance, tours & tastings from all area wineries, Bacchus look-alike contest, amateur wine making contest, lots more!!  5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. World-wide visitors!  FREE ADMISSION!!!  Stay around the corner at the Wine Country Cottage - to book now, call 479-518-1963.

 

August, second weekend  …....... Annual "Bargains Galore on 64.” 160 miles of yard sales along Hwy. 64 from Fort Smith to Beebe. Free Spaces available in Altus City Park.  Call Altus Chamber of Commerce at 479-468-4684 or City Hall at 479-468-4191. 

 

October/November …….... Autumn Teacup Auction, 6 p.m. Lawrence Hall -- Food- Fun – Prizes galore for all ages!! Sponsored by Altus Chamber of Commerce, Call 479-468-4684 for exact date.

 

 

October, second Saturday ………. Wiederkehr Weinfest, Wiederkehr Village--Vineyard & cellar tours, wine tasting, grape stomps, Alpine folk dancing, music and food.  Five minutes away from the WINE COUNTRY COTTAGE-call 479-518-1963 to reserve itNov. 11 ……........................ Veteran's Day .......... a great time to visit the Altus Veteran's Memorial, downtown City Park.  Stay the weekend and have a fun evening at the Teacup Auction-see details below.  Book the Wine Country Cottage at  arwinecountrycottage@yahoo.com or call 479-518-1963.

 

November, fourth Thursday …… Thanksgiving Day Celebration, Lawrence Hall-- Public dinner, quilt auction, 50-50 drawing, raffle, etc.  Great family tradition. 

Nov. 24 – Jan. 1 … Altus Festival of Lights-- Follow the glow to Altus-- it's AWESOME!!!

 

December, second Sunday ……… Altus Christmas Parade, 2 p.m.-  Free entry, cash prizes in all Categories, Treats from Santa!!!

 

For More Information Call

Altus Chamber of Commerce, (479) 468-4684

Write P.O. Box 404,  Altus, AR 72821

“ Wine Capital of Arkansas”

Home of “The SIMPLE LIFE”

 

 

 

 

Local Wineries

                                  Post Familie Winery

1700 St. Mary's Mountain Road,  Altus, AR 72821

Retail Sales & Tasting  hours:                                                                        

Monday – Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.                                           

Sunday - 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

ORDERS: 800-275-8423

VOICE: (479) 468-2741

FAX: (479) 468-2740

www.postfamilie.com

 

  Mount Bethel Winery

5014 Mount Bethel Drive, Altus, AR 72821

 

Tasting Room and Store Hours:                                                                 

Monday- Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.                                                

Sunday - Noon - 5:00 p.m.       

Business Office Hours:   Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.       

(479) 468-2444                                                                           www.mountbethel.com

 

 

Chateau aux Arc

8045 HWY 186

Altus, AR  72821

Tasting and Tours:

Monday - Saturday  10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday- Noon - 5:00 p.m.       

1-800-558-WINE

www.chateauauxarc.com

 

 

 

Wiederkehr Wine Cellars

3324 Swiss Family Drive

Wiederkehr Village, AR 72821

(479)-468-WINE     

www.wiederkehrwines.com              

 

Restaurants

 

Kelts Pub & Restaurant

119 West Main St.,  Altus, AR  72821

(479) 468-2413

www.keltspubinfo.com

Monday – Saturday

Lunch 10:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.

Dinner 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Sunday Brunch - Served 11:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

 

 

café eden

1602 Franklin St.,  Altus, AR  72821

(479) 468–3336

www.cafeedenaltus.com

Tuesday - Saturday

Lunch: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Dinner: 5 p.m. - late

Sunday

Brunch: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Happy Hour:  5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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