The Wine Days of Summer

August 25, 2018 (Sat) - August 26, 2018 (Sun)
Saturday, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM; Sunday, Noon to 5:00 PM

The member wineries along the SE Michigan Pioneer Wine Trail within an hour's radius of Jackson County and about 45 minutes from Detroit, Ann Arbor, Jackson, Grand Rapids, and Lansing, Michigan as well as Toledo, Ohio.
4724 Walz Road (Sandhill Crane Vineyards)
Jackson, Michigan 49201

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Cost: $35.00 Early bird special or $40.00 after August 1st

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Wine     Food    

Experience “The Wine Days of Summer,” a self-driving tour of the wineries of the SE Michigan Pioneer Wine Trail. At each stop you’ll be served a wonderful wine paired with a picnic-related food prepared by a local chef or restaurant. 

Tickets for this self-driven tour with 7 delicious Food & Wine Pairings are only $35 if purchased by August 1st, $40 after August 1st. Designated driver tickets are available, $5 each. (Food only, no wine will be served to designated drivers.)

Please Note: There are no physical tickets mailed for this event. Once purchased, your name is added to a registration list that will be at each winery. Simply bring your ID and enjoy!

The wineries included in this event are:

  • Burgdorf's Winery (Haslett)
  • Chateau Aeronautique Winery (Brooklyn)
  • Cherry Creek Cellars Old Schoolhouse Winery (Brooklyn)
  • Flying Otter Winery (Adrian)
  • J. Trees Cellars (Tecumseh)
  • Pentamere Winery (Tecumseh)
  • Sandhill Crane Vineyards (Jackson)

Ticket holders are welcome to visit each location over the two-day event, or they may choose to limit their visits (as time permits).

There are a limited number of tickets available, ticket sales will end on Wednesday, August 23 at midnight (or when sold out). Tickets will not be available the day of the event.

This event is for persons 21 years or over. You will be asked for ID at each winery. According to Michigan liquor law, we are not allowed to serve anyone who is intoxicated.


Hours of the event are Saturday, August 25 from 11 am to 6 pm and Sunday, August 26 from noon to 5 pm. 

Visit Event Website: www.pioneerwinetrail.com