As the weather gets warmer, more events in Missouri wine country are happening – this list of events is calling out your name. Put these events and festivals on your calendar because you won’t want miss out! Exciting things are happening in Missouri wine country.
Hermann Wurstfest - Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
A city-wide celebration of the traditional art of German sausage making. There will be multiple sausage competitions, sausage samples & sausage for sale, a wiener dog derby, as well as an appearance from the Oscar Mayer Weinermobile. Experience authentic German music and dance performances each day. Learn more here.
Hermann Wine Trail: Farmers' Table Wine Trail
Hermann wineries and Missouri CommonGround join together for this unique annual event featuring pairings of Missouri wine and food. Enjoy the best of what Missouri has to offer. Meet the local farmers behind the food as you taste your way through six delectable wine and food pairings along the Hermann Wine Trail. Tickets are $35, which includes a wine glass. Purchase tickets at www.HermannWineTrail.com. Participating wineries: Adam Puchta Winery, Bias Winery, Curling Vine Winery, G. Husmann Wine Company, Hermannhof Winery, and Robller Vineyard and Winery.
Glasgow Wine Walk 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Enjoy wine, food and live music in downtown Glasgow. Enjoy the river views while sipping on wines from Baltimore Bend Winery, Beckett’s Winery, Fahrmeier Family Vineyard, Giggling Grapes Winery, Hummingbird Vineyard & Winery, Twin Meadows Winery, Wenwood Winery and Wildlife Ridge Winery. Purchase your tickets here.
Fence Stile Vineyards Wine Run 5k at 9 a.m.
Whether you choose to walk or run, it is certain you will enjoy the scenic views and wines of Fence Stile Vineyards & Winery. This event is held in conjunction with the celebration of their 13th anniversary. Click here for more information and to sign up today.
“Noboleis After Hours” series kick-off event
Visit Noboleis Vineyards for the kickoff to "Noboleis After Hours" every Friday night. Happy hour specials can be enjoyed from 5-8 p.m. For more information, click here.
Augusta Plein Air Art Festival
Bring your friends and family out to watch the artists compete in the 2022 Augusta Plein Air Art Festival as you enjoy wine and live music at Noboleis Vineyards. Artist Quick Paint event is April 23 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., with judging and awards at 4 p.m. Over 100 artists will be scattered around the property, capturing and recreating the scenic views of MO wine country.
Wine in the Vines 5K at Seven Springs Winery
Run, walk or do both while enjoying the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks! Enjoy wine, food and music from DJ John Marsi and live music from Jason Button – more information here.
GTO concert at LaChance Vineyards at 6 p.m.
This high-energy 15-piece band will be playing Good Time Oldies from the 50's, 60's, 70's and 80's. Follow their Facebook page for more upcoming information.
Vineyard Market at Noboleis Vineyards from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Shop the "Vineyard Market" to find local vendors of all kinds. They will be set up around the hillside and feature lots of products and incredible Missouri made finds. More information on the event here.
Kentucky Derby Day at Stone Hill Winery
Get dressed up for the races! Wear your favorite festive Derby hat and take part in a hat parade for a chance to win a prize. The hat parade begins at 3 p.m. and free live music is from 1 p.m.to 5 p.m. More information here.
May 7 & 8
Wild Bacon Wine Trail in Hermann
Pair a variety of Missouri award-winning wines and more with smoky, savory and always delicious, bacon. Tickets include a souvenir wine glass and can be purchased in advance at www.HermannWineTrail.com. Participating wineries: Adam Puchta Winery, Bias Winery, Curling Vine Winery, G. Husmann Wine Company, Hermannhof Winery, and Robller Vineyard and Winery.
Warrensburg Come Sip Shop from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Visit downtown Warrensburg for the Come Sip Shop event where you can enjoy regional wines while exploring the downtown retail stores. Tickets are $25 prior to the event and $30 the day of – register here.
Slater Wine Festival from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Come enjoy a day full of vendors, food trucks, live music and wine at the Slater Wine Festival. Check out Becketts Winery, Hummingbird Vineyard & Winery, Top Hat Winery and more! Visit here for more information.
Springfest at Stone Hill Winery
Usher in the new season with Springfest from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. This event features a variety of Missouri’s finest vendors featuring items such as food, jewelry, bath works, clothing and wine. Free live music from 1 to 5 p.m. Sip, shop and enjoy the spring views in the vineyard.
“Garage" Sale at Noboleis from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Stock up on some of your favorite Noboleis wines during the Spring Warehouse Garage Sale. Huge case discounts – one day only! More information here.
Mid-MO Strawberry Festival at Serenity Valley Winery from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
This event supports donations to veterans to support upcoming Honor Flights. It features music, vendors, food trucks, activities for kids, petting zoo area and a fireworks display. Follow their Facebook for more information.
Stone Hill Winery's 175th Anniversary Celebration
Explore the history while celebrating & reflecting on the establishment of Stone Hill Winery 175 years ago. This event features sparkling wine, barbecue, free live music, tours of cellars and production facilities, wine & history Q&A, and commemorative ceremonies. More information here.
These events were collected by a recent set of surveys. We hope you utilize this list of spring events to explore new parts of Missouri wine country. Tag us in your travels at @missouriwine and #missouriwine on social media.