Things To Do


Mixology Demo

Get insider tips and tricks on perfecting delicious cocktails using farm fresh ingredients. Swing by the Mixology booth to learn how to craft the perfect beverage.

Home Brew Demo

Curious about how beer is made? Visit the Home Brew Exhibit to see how artisan beers are crafted at home.

Olive Oil Tasting

The extra virgin olive oil competition celebrates its 18th anniversary in 2017. Wine and extra virgin olive oil is a natural marriage requiring distinguished palates, since both have distinctive varietals and are important to serving the perfect meal. While at Cheers, stop by the Olive Oil Tasting Exhibit to sample extra virgin olive oils from around the world.

Silent Auction

Purchase your favorite wines, beers and spirits through the Cheers Silent Auction. Select from a variety of uniquely crafted auction items and packages highlighting some of the best wines, beers and spirits from the International Competitions, as well as student crafted artwork, vacation experiences, and local restaurant dining packages. Proceeds benefit the educational programs of The Learning Centers at Fairplex.

Music & Dancing

Set in the rustic backdrop of the five-acre urban garden The Farm at Fairplex, Cheers is a night of festivity, friends and fun, and is not complete without a DJ spinning some great tunes. We’ll see you on the dance floor!

Food Trucks

Enjoy the region's best food trucks - try to pair the best wine, spirit or beer to go with the delectable dishes from each truck. Don’t forget, your ticket to Cheers includes $10 in Food Truck Bucks!

All food trucks are subject to change.