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Richwood Winery Grape Stomp contestants jump feet first into barrels of grapes during the first-ever event Saturday afternoon. Photo by - Brian Basham

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With approximately 300 paid guests and "12 teams of enthusiastic stompers," the Richwood Winery's inaugural Fall Festival and Grape Stomp was "successful beyond our expectations," said Nancy Olson, event coordinator for the winery.


"The best thing was that everyone seemed to be having a great time, and we got a lot of positive feedback," she added.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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