JA Wine and Beer Festival | Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana, Inc.

JA Wine & Beer Festival 

When:     Friday, July 29, 2022
                General Admission 6PM - 9PM
                VIP & Premium Admission 5PM
Where:  Parkview Field


2022 is the 10th year of the JA Wine & Beer Festival and tickets are on now on sale!

This year will be our biggest yet, but don't wait to get your tickets, they sold out last year. For our 10th anniversary, we will have skydivers! Plus, limited edition t-shirts are on sale through the ticketing site until June 29th. 

The JA Wine & Beer Festival is one of Junior Achievement's largest fundraisers and all proceeds go to support programs that inspire and educate our young people in Northern Indiana to own their future economic success and turn their dreams into reality. Please follow our Facebook 2022 event page for updates and information!

Thank you to our awesome sponsors and to everyone who comes to play, participates in the big online auction, or purchases a Pappy Van Winkel 23 Year raffle ticket. Your participation each year gives more than 4,400 students in this area the JA lessons that provide them the inspiration and tools to live their best life.


General Admission - $40 

Premium Admission - $55 

VIP Admission - $90 

 - Wine & beer samples 

 - All general admission benefits  - All general admission benefits
 - Tasting glass  - Limited availability  - Limited availability
 - Food for purchase  - 1-hour early admission  - 1-hour early admission
 - Live entertainment    - Access to 400 Club VIP area & roof
 - Silent Auction    - Exclusive wine & bourbon tastings



2022 Vendors (so far)


Wineries & Cideries

2Tom's Brewing Co.

  Ambrosia Orchard, Cidery & Meadery
Bell's   Ash & Elm Cider Co.
Boston Beer   Blake's Hard Cider
Cavalier Distributing   Country Heritage Winery & Vineyards
Chapman's Brewing Company   Hartland Winery
Fortlandia Brewing Company   Kekionga Cider Company
Founder's   Reggae Wines
Homebrew Club   Rudy's Shop
Hop River Brewing Company   Southern Glazier
Junk Ditch Brewing Company    
Lagunitas   Distilleries
Mad Anthony's Brewing Co.   Beach House Beverages
Mike's (White Claw/Cayman Jack)   Copper Forge Distilling
New Belgium   Edwin Coe Spirits
New Holland   Hotel Tango
Revolution Brewing   Three Rivers Distilling Co.
Sun King Brewing Company    


Bourbon Raffle

Only 200 tickets are being sold for a hard-to-come-by bottle of Pappy Van Winkle 23-Year. Tickets are $100 each and available through Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana (JANI). The winner will be drawn on July 29 and notified. All proceeds go to JANI financial education programs. 

PURCHASE Raffle TICKET online  

You may also purchase a raffle ticket by:
   - Visiting the JA Main Office, 550 E Wallen Road, Fort Wayne, IN from 8am-5pm on weekdays with cash, check, or debit
   - Calling JA at (260) 484-2543 and using VISA DEBIT or MASTERCARD DEBIT to buy tickets over the phone from 8am-5pm on weekdays. Sorry, NO CREDIT CARDS!

Indiana Raffle License #001504. View all the official rules & regulations.
*Indiana regulations do not permit credit card sales. Per USPS Law PS-307 (601.13.3) ticket stubs may not be mailed.
[PDF of rules to live at the link about is attached]

Silent Online Auction

The JA Wine & Beer Festival Silent Auction has amazing items donated from hundreds of local companies. They support this because they know how much good it does for kids in our area, you can too! Get registered now and check out some of the items early and be ready to get a great deal before the auction is live from July 22-July 29, 2022, register now by clicking below or by texting JANI to 76278.

Register for the online auction

Event Volunteers

This is a big, fun festival and we could always use help making it happen. If you are interested in volunteering for this amazing event, we still need people to pour samples and to tear down after the festival, please contact Danielle Tuck at danielle.tuck@ja.org


2022 Title Sponsors


2022 VIP Sponsors

2022 Auction Sponsor



2021 Entertainment Sponsors

2021 Vendor Sponsors



Become a 2022 Sponsor! 

The JA Wine & Beer Festival is one of Junior Achievement's largest fundraisers and all proceeds go to support programs that inspire and educate our young people in Northern Indiana to own their future economic success and turn their dreams into reality. These programs are delivered at no cost to students. Thank you for considering being a part of this fun event and giving so many kids a way to make their future better. We have various sponsor levels, and all include tickets to the event.

For more information, contact Danielle Tuck by email.

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