What's new at this weekend's Festival in the Pines

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU)- It's going to be a great weekend to get out to Carson Park for one of the longest-standing arts and crafts festivals in the area.

(RELEASE) - Festival in the Pines Arts and Crafts festival, a long-standing Eau Claire tradition returns to Carson Park for its 37th year. The Festival hosts over 200 arts, crafts, and food vendors for a weekend of food, drink, fun, and family entertainment.

Festival goers can look forward to the ever popular Festival of Wine in the Pines, a wine tour through Carson Park featuring a variety of fine wines. The tour will be held on Saturday and the fee is $15. Festival of Wine in the Pines 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Return Sunday with wristband or coupon for the Wine Sale and receive wholesale prices on your favorite wines. Throughout the day there will be live music entertainment from popular local artists. Sunday features the crowd-pleasing Classic Car Show. Non-profit tourism agency, Wisconsin Indian Head Country will continue as organizers of the Arts & Crafts Fair.

Festival in the Pines is Saturday, August 24, 9am - 6pm and Sunday, August 25, 9am - 4pm.

Tickets are $5 each day, $4 for Seniors 62 and over, Kids 11 and under FREE. For information contact: Brad Windeshausen 715-828-2570 festivalinthepines@gmail.com