Enjoy a weekend of wine, food, and giving back to the community! The Cincinnati International Wine Festival is the nation's second longest running charitable wine festival. Half of your ticket immediately goes to support 35 different charities! Over the past 28 years, the Cincinnati International Wine Festival has raised $5.6 million for local charities. The events include: Thursday, March 7th 6:30pm Winery Dinners : Enjoy food from local restaurants paired with wineries from around the world. Friday, March 8th at 6:30pm and Saturday March 9th at 2:30pm and 6:30pm Grand Tastings: Sample amazing food and over 750 wines. Saturday, March 9th at 9:30 am Charity Auction & Luncheon: Bid on incredible wines, dinners and trips and dine with representatives from wineries.