Location Is Everything In An Active Adult Community In Florida

Active adult communityTake an easy drive on U.S. 27 from the Lake Ashton active adult community in Florida, and you can enjoy all Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards has to offer, including tours, gifts and special events.

Located in the heart of Central Florida, Lakeridge has about 80 acres of grapes planted and supplements their own production with grapes from other Florida growers. Complimentary tours of the facility showing how the wine is made followed by wine tastings are offered seven days a week, Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. The complete tour and wine tasting takes about 45 minutes.

In addition to the regular tours enjoyed by residents and guests of the active adult community in Florida, there’s always something special going on:

• Summer Concert Series. Enjoy live music performed by some of the area’s most talented musicians on an outdoor stage every Saturday afternoon in July from 1 – 4 p.m. Admission is free; Lakeridge wine, beer, soft drinks and a variety of food is available for purchase.

• 18th Annual Harvest Grape Stomp. Featuring live music, grape stomping competitions (with prizes to the winners), and more! August 18, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and August 19, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission is a $2 donation to benefit the Boys & Girls Club. Food and beverages available for purchase.

• Jazz at the Winery. Great entertainment from well-known jazz musicians on the outdoor stage. September 15, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and September 16, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission is a $2 donation to benefit the South Lake Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund. Food and beverages available for purchase.

• Vintage Venture. A vintage car show and live music from the 50s and 60s! October 6, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and October 7, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission is a $2 donation to benefit the Mustard Seed of Central Florida.

• 22nd Annual Holiday Open House. Hot mulled wine and lots of specials in the wine shop, along with work by local artists and crafters available for purchase, plus live music on the outdoor stage. You’ll find great gift ideas and home décor items for your home in an active adult community in Florida. November 9, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., November 10, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and November 11, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission is free; Lakeridge wine, beer, soft drinks and a variety of food is available for purchase.