Ride & Drive

The Autolawn Party (see below) kicks-off with a Ride & Drive event on Friday, September 13th. The Ride & Drive is opportunity for folks to take to the road in their cars on a journey through the mountain roads of the western North Carolina wine country. The day starts with a light breakfast and tour with our lovely host at the Paramount Classic Car Museum in Hickory. Drivers will leave from here on mountain roads to break for a catered lunch at NC wine country’s newest addition – the Jones vonDrehle Vineyards & Winery. Experience the winemakers top selections among the backdrop of the fall colors and the Carolina sky.

  • 9:00:  Registration, Breakfast & Tour
  • 10:30:  Drive to Winery
  • 12:30:  Lunch
  • 2:30:  Drive to Hickory
  • 4:30:  Arrival

Cost: $50 per person. Advance reservations required, please call HMA at 828.327.8576.