Loveland Castle to Host Enchanting Wine-Tasting Experience This Week

Feel like royalty while you sip wine and soak in views of the Little Miami River at this late-summer vino celebration.

click to enlarge The Loveland Castle - Photo: Brittany Thornton
Photo: Brittany Thornton
The Loveland Castle

A Greater Cincinnati historical landmark will soon welcome guests to enjoy an evening of Medieval sophistication. 

The Loveland Castle will host a late-summer wine-tasting on its property gardens 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18. The venue, which overlooks the Little Miami River, will feature string lights, fire pits and live music from Jeff Tucker. 

Ticket holders will try a variety of hand-selected wines during the event, and tickets are priced at $50 per person. Guests must be 21 and up to attend, and tickets must be purchased in advanced online

World War I army medic and Boy Scout troop leader Harry Delos Andrews built the castle, "Chateau Laroche," over the course of 50 years with handmade bricks (formed with quart-sized paper milk cartons) and stones from the nearby river.

Modeled after European castles, the Loveland Castle features towers, a dry moat, hand-tiled ceilings, murder holes and a collection of period weaponry.

The castle grounds are available for picnics, overnights and parties and are rumored to be haunted by a variety of ghosts. The castle is open daily, seasonally, for self-guided tours. 

For more information about the event, visit the Facebook page. 

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