Sundays this Winter: January 11th - March 1st
Old Mission Snowshoe, Wine & Brew Trail
Sundays: 1/11 - 3/1, 10:45am - Jolly Pumpkin, Old Mission Peninsula
Grab your Snowshoes - or head to Brick Wheels and rent a pair for the day - then come enjoy the great wine and beer that Old Mission Peninsula has to offer!
Starting January 11th through March 1st, spend your Sunday afternoons on an Old Mission Snowshoe Wine & Brew outing. Snowshoe 'season' will be dependent on weather conditions.
Meet at Jolly Pumpkin by 10:45am where a free shuttle (Brew Bus) will transport you to Brys Estate Vineyard and Winery. From there you will follow a flagged snowshoe trail across Old Mission Peninsula to Bowers Harbor Vineyard, then on to Jolly Pumpkin.
Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery: $5 snow flights for tasting, $5 wine by the glass specials.
Bowers Harbor Vineyards: $5 snow flights for tasting, $5 wine by the glass specials, $5 pints.
Jolly Pumpkin: $5 tasting and pints, 10% off lunch
Snowshoers are encouraged to check in on Facebook at each stop and get a stamp on their flier. If you check in and get a stamp at each stop, you will receive a snowshoe souvenir wine glass at Jolly Pumpkin!
Don't worry about carrying wine on your back - wineries will deliver all purchases to Jolly Pumpkin!
No tickets are necessary for this event, just show up at Jolly Pumpkin at 10:45am. Meet in the front Mission Table Tasting Room (lake front entrance). The Brew Bus will pick up participants in front of Mission Table.
These tours will run every Sunday January 11th through March 1st.
Call Jolly Pumpkin with questions: 231-223-4333
Saturday, February 14th
Romancing the Riesling
11am-5pm - Wineries of Old Mission Peninsula
Join the Wineries of Old Mission Peninsula as we celebrate the Riesling varietal! Participating wineries will showcase a Riesling, served in your very own souvenir wine glass and perfectly paired with a food offering! As an added bonus, guests will enjoy special discounts on select Riesling purchases. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased on the day of the event. Purchase your tickets in advance at MyNorth Tickets and pay only $15 per ticket!
Friday, February 27th
Grand Traverse Tasters' Guild Tasting Event & Auction
6:30pm - Hagerty Center, Traverse City
This annual event features a strolling dinner of international cuisine served at more than a dozen tasting tables throughout NMC's Great Lakes Campus. The cuisine is prepared by Great Lakes Culinary Institute students, and features local and select regional and international wines - including Brys Estate! Net proceeds of this benefit auction go toward academic scholarships, books and equipment for students. Tickets are $65 in advance and can be purchased by clicking here.