In Partnership with the Southern Weekend

Bring in spring at the Art, Wine & Wheels Weekend in Ridgeland!

This weekend April 5-7, at Renaissance at Colony Park bring in spring with the annual Art, Wine & Wheels Weekend sponsored by the Ridgeland Tourism Commission.

“This exciting weekend in Ridgeland has grown to include fine arts and wine festivals with live music and great food, a 5K race, and a bicycle ride that brings in thousands of folks from all over the U.S. and the world.”

Check out all the events here:

Ridgeland Fine Arts Festival
Saturday, April 6 (10am – 6pm) & Sunday, April 7 (11am – 5pm)

  • Enjoy local art as well art from nearly 100 artists from around the country. Live music and vendors will be set up all along the streets. You can even ‘make and take’ a piece of art with help from artisans from the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi.

Santé South Wine Festival
Saturday, April 6 (VIP Tasting 6:30pm | Grand Tasting 7:30pm)

  • Santé South has grown into the largest wine and culinary extravaganza in Mississippi with over 120 exceptional wines and fine food samplings from more than 20 of Mississippi’s top restaurants. It’s an international showcase of the world’s best wines where boutique vintners present their annual new releases. Visit Santé South for more information and to purchase tickets. Proceeds of the Santé South Wine Festival benefit Alzheimer’s Mississippi.

Cheers and Gears Bike Ride
Friday, April 5 thru Sunday, April 7

  • Join outfitter Bicycle Revolution for a fun-filled weekend of cycling events that highlight Ridgeland’s nationally-recognized cycling routes. Explore the beautiful Barnett Reservoir, Natchez Trace Parkway and the Petrified Forest on two wheels. The host hotel is Hyatt Place. For registration and more info, visit Cheers and Gears.

The Run Now Wine Later 5K
Friday, April 5 (6:30 pm)

  • Fleet Feet Sports’ Run Now Wine Later 5K is the only race in the area where runners get to enjoy a wine and cheese social at the finish line. The race begins and ends at Bank Plus near the Ridgeland Visitor Center Renaissance at Colony Park. Register at Run Now Wine Later 5K.