Shake off your winter doldrums at these fun festivals and events featuring local wineries. Whether you’re interested in an old-fashioned good time, or want to toast the new life of spring, these events are a great way to celebrate the season in Show Me wine country.
Cork & More Wine Walk in downtown New Franklin – March 17
Stroll downtown New Franklin and enjoy a fun filled day of wine tastings from local wineries, live music, great food and carriage rides. Wine tastings take place inside so this is a rain or shine event.
Four Course Wine Dinners at Willow Spring Mercantile in Excelsior Springs – March 23, April 27
This culinary and wine event showcases local wines and food perfectly paired in a unique wine cellar bistro setting.
Hermann Wurstfest – March 24-25
The whole town of Hermann celebrates the traditional art of German sausage making during this two-day event. Most of events take place at Stone Hill Winery and Hermannhof Winery.
Farmers’ Table Event on the Hermann Wine Trail – April 7
What’s on the table brings us together. Enjoy the best of what Missouri has to offer. Meet the local farmers behind the food as you taste your way through seven delectable wine and food pairings along the Hermann Wine Trail.
Redbud Festival at Wenwood Farm Winery – April 7
A “celebration of the earth and the arts she inspires”, the Redbud Festival is a fan favorite at Wenwood Farm Winery. There will be specialty wine releases, a local artisan marketplace and more!
Glasgow Wine Walk in Downtown Glasgow – April 14
Stroll along the historic downtown of Glasgow enjoying live music and delicious, locally made wines.
Taste of the Mighty Mississippi on the Mississippi River Hills Wine Trail – April 14
Preserve the past and celebrate the future of three distinctive wineries all while experiencing different cuisines of the Mighty Mississippi.
Benton County Wine Stroll in Warsaw – April (Date TBD)
Downtown districts don’t get much more quaint and picturesque than the main street of Warsaw. Visit local businesses and sample wine from several wineries across the Show Me State.
Wild Bacon Wine Trail in Hermann – May 5-6
It’s official, bacon and wine are a hit! Smoky, savory, and always delicious, bacon will be the main ingredient for food and wine pairings at seven stops along the Hermann Wine Trail.
Springfling at Stone Hill Winery in Hermann – May 5
Gather your friends and head to the hill, Stone Hill Winery that is, to sip and shop and ring in a new season.
Maifest in Hermann – May 19-20
Celebrate spring in a traditionally German way with Maypole dancers, parades, German music, food and a wine and beer garden. Hermann is the perfect place to experience German traditions.
Kick off spring at these exciting events and festivals. Plan your Missouri wine adventure today!