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November 28, 2014 1:00am

Ticket Information

Wine trail event tickets go on sale 60 days prior to each event.

They are made available for sale online and the link will be provided at that time. A phone number will be available at that time, as well, for additional event questions. 

November 29, 2014 11:00am

Great Macaroni & Cheese Bake-Off

** SOLD OUT for 2014! **

Gourmet Comfort Food Competition

(Save the Date: November 28, 2015)

Saturday, November 29, 2014
10:00am – 5:00pm

Simply put, the Mac & Cheese Bake-Off is a comfort food extravaganza! Area restaurants partner with one WOMP winery each to create a perfect mac & cheese and wine pairing, and participants get to vote for the best pairing, cheesiest, and people's choice. This annual event that boasts friendly rivalries has created its own following.

Your ticket includes commemorative tasting glass*, (8) total 3 oz. samples of mac & cheese (one at each winery), and one wine pairing at each winery. 

The following restaurant pairings have been confirmed for the event. (Cue drool.)

*Designated Driver does not receive souvenir glass, regardless of age.

If you have any event questions, please call 231.933.9787.

** SOLD OUT for 2014! **


December 13, 2014 11:00am

Day of Giving

A Gift for Good

Save the date! (non-ticketed event)
aturday, December 13, 2014

Shop 'til you drop – without the guilt! Wine gifts for friends and donations for those in need. Wineries of Old Mission Peninsula presents the Day of Giving, an annual event to help support local nonprofit organizations. Each winery will donate 15% of gross sales to a select northern Michigan nonprofit organzation, as indicated below:

  • 2 Lads Winery: Food Rescue of Northwest Michigan
  • Black Star Farms: Traverse Health Clinic
  • Bowers Harbor Vineyards: TART Trails
  • Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery: The Father Fred Foundation
  • Chateau Chantal: American Red Cross of Northwest Michigan
  • Chateau Grand Traverse: Women's Resource Center
  • Peninsula Cellars: Gift of Life

(Hawthorne Vineyards is closed for the season, but contributed to Mariposa Pathway.)

Check each winery for tasting room hours. You can also shop online on participating wineries' websites. (Downtown Traverse City is hosting its popular Ladies' Night on December 11, so make a weekend of it!)

January 17, 2015 11:00am

Winter Warm Up

Baby, it's cold outside....

Save the Date!
Saturday, January 17, 2015

Warm up to winter! Event guests will enjoy wine samples in a souvenir mug plus warm comfort food at the Wineries of Old Mission Peninsula. (Hawthorne Vineyards closed for this event.) This mug serves as your “ticket” into each participating winery. In addition, peninsula restaurants and markets will offer event day specials for participants. Cost is $15 plus processing in advance. If tickets are still available day of, they can be purchased for $20 at any participating winery.

To purchase tickets, click here.

For more details, call 231.223.9303.

February 14, 2015 11:00am

Romancing the Riesling

A Salute to the Riesling

Save the date!
Saturday, February 14, 2015 

March 6, 2015 11:00am

Cellar Sale

Stock Up and Save

Save the date(s)! (non-ticketed event)
Each Friday through Sunday in March 2015

May 16, 2015 11:00am

Blossom Day

A Celebration of Blossoms, Bounty, and Beauty on Old Mission Peninsula

Save the Date!
Saturday, May 16, 201

June 12, 2015 5:30pm

Divas Uncorked

Get Pampered During Girls Night Out

Save the date!
Friday, June 12, 2015