Yes! Friendly dogs are allowed on our patio and outdoors. We offer flights of wine (five 1.5 oz. pours of wine) to take outside for you to enjoy at your leisure; they range from $18-28 per flight. We offer all our wines and hard ciders by the glass, ranging from $6-$15 per glass. And we offer cheese and cracker type snacks to enjoy outdoors as well. We sell dog treats, stuffed dogs, dog wine stoppers, dog cork cages, and wines with dogs on the label, too. We love dogs!
Wine & Hard Cider Tasting:
Only $5 to try 5 wines and hard ciders and includes your souvenir wine glass!
Groups of 8 or more (Reservations Required):
$5 per person for 5 samples of wine and includes your souvenir wine glass! Call 231-223-7615 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to set up your group tasting.
Groups of 20 or more (Reservations Required):
$10 per person for 5 samples of wine and includes your souvenir wine glass! Call 231-223-7615 or email email@example.com to set up your group tasting.
Private Tasting Group Package (Reservations Required):
$15 per person for 5 samples of wine, souvenir wine glass, and served with cheese & crackers, gourmet mustard & pretzels, gourmet local salsa & tortilla chips. Call 231-223-7615 or email to set up your group tasting.
May 1-October 31
Sunday -Thursday 10:30am-6:00pm
Friday & Saturday 10:30am-7pm
November 1- April 30
Friday & Saturday 10:30am-6:00pm
Easter Sunday 10:30am-3pm
Christmas Eve 10:30am-3pm
New Year’s Eve 10:30am-5pm
New Year’s Day 12pm-4pm
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day
Our tastings are $5 on each visit. But our friendly and knowledgeable staff will make it worth every penny!
Yes! Wine Club Members receive complimentary tasting and a glass of wine upon each visit, as well as discounts on wine and hard cider all year long. For more information about our club click HERE.
Yes of course! We are a family friendly facility. We have a number of non-alcoholic beverage options, and even some coloring books and small toys.
If you are looking to bring your own lunch for a picnic at our vineyard, please call 231-223-7615 or email ahead to plan to make any arrangements.
We have small snacks available for purchase including cheese, crackers, dips, and salami, mustard, pretzels, salsa and chips.
The focus here at Bowers Harbor Vineyards is on the vines. (Our wine production is done off-premise.) We offer some very informative vineyard tours. Click HERE for more information about our Vineyard Tour options.
We are not, we are a separate business. Bowers Harbor Inn is still the same beautiful estate in the same location, now renamed Mission Table. The casual pub-style restaurant in the rear of the estate, formerly The Bowery, is now called The Jolly Pumpkin.
Brix is currently living at his lake house on the peninsula enjoying a quiet retirement. Spencer has two English Cream Retrievers, one of which follows Spencer wherever he goes, so if you’re lucky enough you may see Winston wandering the grounds when you are in!
We distribute to many wine stores, grocery stores, and restaurants statewide. If you are curious as to where we distribute near you, give us a call at 231-223-7615 and we would be happy to help you find a local store!
Yes, we currently ship to California, Colorado, DC, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Texas, and Wisconsin.
Our cider flavors rotate throughout the year, and include 7-Apple, Cherry-Apple, Peach-Apple, Blackberry-Apple, Blueberry-Apple, Cranberry-Apple, Mango-Apple, Raspberry-Apple, Pineapple-Apple and Pear. These are available in half-gallon growlers and 16-oz. Pints. Four of our flavors are available in wine bottles, and can be shipped: 7-Apple, Cherry-Apple, Peach-Apple, and Blueberry-Apple.
Give us a call at 231-223-7615 if you are curious as to what flavors will be on tap during your visit!
Yes, we have a sparkling raspberry juice available by the glass and bottle, Brix Michigan-made sodas, as well as a Keurig with tea, coffee, hot cocoa, and hot cider options.
We require reservations for groups of 8 or more. Any less than that do not need to call ahead.
It is not necessary to prepay for groups, but you may do so by phone if that is your preference.
Yes, all our beverages are gluten free.
Our Dining in the Vines events occur in the summer between May-September. Visit www.dininginthevines.com for more information and updated dates.
We have a large variety of wines including dry and demi-sec sparkling, dry to sweet whites, dessert and port style wines, a variety of red wines, cherry wines, and hard cider. Our top varietals include Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Pinot Noir, Merlot, and Cabernet Franc.
Yes, we are open in the winter.
November 1- April 30 our hours are:
Friday & Saturday 10:30am-6:00pm
The only days we are closed are Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Unfortunately, we are unable to hosts weddings on our property.
Of course! Make sure to tag us on Social Media when you post them!
Yes, we can make custom labels. We can do 1 bottle to celebrate a special occasion or even multiple cases! Call our tasting room at 231-223-7615 or email for more inquiries.
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