UPDATE: Michael Scarborough’s Statement
As many of you know, our production facility burned down yesterday morning. While this is a devastating event for us, we will rise above this tragic day and be better than ever before. We will be open this weekend, please be gentle with us, and thank you so much for your kind words of support! The “Phoenix will rise!!”
On September 30, 2019, 6:05am, a fire at 150 Adelina Road, Prince Frederick, was discovered by Sydney Belcher. Prince Frederick VFD, Huntingtown VFD, Dunkirk VFC and St Leonard VFC responded. The one story structure fire was the bottling and storage facility at the vineyard. The estimated loss to the structure was $200,000 and the contents $2,300,000.
Fire damage occurred to the manufacturing and bottling building located at Running Hare Vineyards. Estimated loss of the building, wine stock, manufacturing, and maintenance equipment totals $2.5 million.
The incident remains under investigation by the Southern Regional Office. Anyone with information is asked to contact 443-550-6831.