An autumn wine tour to benefit the Animal Welfare Society in New Milford will be held Oct. 20.

The day trip will include roundtrip transportation aboard a coach bus to five or six wineries in the region, lunch, special discounts, souvenir wine glasses and a chance to view the foliage in Litchfield County.

Wineries that may be visited will include Sunset Meadows, Jerram Winery, Haight-Brown Vineyard, Hopkins Vineyard, Connecticut Valley Winery and Miranda Vineyard.

The rain or shine trip will depart New Milford at 9 a.m. and return between 7 and 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $125 per person or $225 for a pair of tickets. All ticket-holders must be 21.

For more information and reservations, call 203-770-5602 or email