Spend a few days exploring Harbor Country in Michigan, a treasure
of lakeside Michigan beach towns, shabby-chic shops, countryside
communities, charming B&Bs and world class Michigan wineries.
And discover that just as wine gets better with age, so does the
experience. It's time to pour yourself a glass of Pure Michigan.
Relax at Wineries and Tasting Rooms -
Visit Harbor Country in Michigan wineries and Michigan wine tasting
rooms to discover local wines that have been favored by presidents,
taken national titles, and have stood their own against California,
German and regional varietals. Our white wines are exceptional, our
reds deep, rich, and coming of age.
Explore the Lake Michigan Shore
Wine Trail -
Dorothy had her yellow brick road, Harbor Country in Michigan
has our Wine Trail! Vineyards, and tasting rooms, and wine events, "Oh
Experience a Winery Tour -
a case travels well, and you will be greeted with warm smiles
when you share a gift wrapped bottle, or a poured glass. Take
a Michigan wineries tour today and enjoy the camaraderie and
craftsmanship of the award winning wineries of Harbor Country
This area's sandy, well drained soil, hilly terrain and Lake Michigan has helped created a variety of unique microclimates that has made wine making a huge success. Our wineries produce wines that have been favored by presidents, taken national titles, and have stood their own against California, German and regional varietals.Our white wines are exceptional, our reds deep, rich, and coming of age. Some of our wineries are now engrossed in the small scale production of brandies, cordials, and eau de vie...intrigued?
Wineries & Tasting Rooms
Domaine Berrien Cellars
Free Run Cellars
Hickory Creek Winery
Lemon Creek Winery & Fruit Farm
Round Barn Winery
Julian Winery & Tasting Room
Tabor Hill Winery
Several wineries in the area offer tours and special wine tasting events throughout the year. Attend a wine dinner, a car rally, music or art festival at any number of our member wineries. Visit the websites of each individual winery to find more events throughout the year. Stay at one of the many B&Bs, quality hotels and fun vacation rentals and cottages along the trail and make a weekend out of exploring the Lake Michigan Shore Wine Trail.
LAKE MICHIGAN SHORE WINE FESTIVAL
Off Winery site events, such as the Lake
Michigan Shore Wine Festival at Weko Beach in Bridgman in June,
offer a venue style extremely conducive to enjoying the food
and wine of Harbor Country at one convenient location. Look
for other events similar to the Lake Michgian Shore Wine Festival
and add them to your calendar.
Admission to the festival is $10 for ages 21 and older and includes a souvenir wine tasting glass. Ages 13 to 20 are only $5 while 12 and under are FREE.
June 19, 2010 - 1-10PM
the Wine Festival Website