Join us in welcoming back a local favorite- Emily Hough. Emily has a great voice and a wide range of music that will make the Friday concert a great way to start your weekend. Food will be available for purchase. Menu posted on Thursday.
Continuing to bring fun to the Petersburg area.... Our Saturday night concert with Naughty& Nice on July 29th will be a great way to roll into August. Lane's Farm and Cellar will be here with scrumptious munchies for sale and we have award winning wines and ciders and offer local craft and domestic beers. Sounds like a recipe for a good time.
Scriptkiddie is an up and coming trio from Nashville, TN self-described as “a little west of country”. This is their second time at West of Wise Winery and we are thrilled to have them back. Each with their own career, the three have come together to perform amazing music and lyrics. WoodFired Pizza Guys will have food for sale. July 22nd 6-9. There is a $5.00 cover charge.
Our Friday night music continues... We are excited to invite the Kneller Band, a creative musical venture led by a brother-sister team. Stylistically, they dip into soul, jazz, pop, & R&B with an acoustic twist. Food for the Event will be available for purchase.
We are pouring at the Red Whites and Brews Event at the Morgan County Fair. The event is in support of the fair and we are looking forward to it. Darrell, being a native of Jacksonville where the fair is held, is going to be bringing the results of his excellent wine making home.
West of Wise welcomes back Ben Bedford. Great storytelling through music, wonderful lyrics and a soulful voice. Friday Nights are acoustic music nights for West of Wise. Each Friday in June, July and August, we present a wide selection of local talent in music. Bring your lawn chair and sit back a listen to great music while you enjoy great wine, beer and food
Join us for our Hard Cider Release on Saturday from 508Great cider, Great Food by Lane's Farm and Cellar and Great Music by the Coldpeppers. 5-8.
West of Wise welcomes back Brooke Thomas and Chris Warren.. Chris and Brooke will make your evening with great vocals and music. Friday Nights are acoustic music nights for West of Wise. Each Friday in June, July and August, we present a wide selection of local talent in music. Bring your lawn chair and sit back a listen to great music while you enjoy great wine, beer and food
If you are unable to join us for the Father's Day Bags Tournament on Sunday, then find our great wines at Tastes on the Tees. This begins at noon at Hickory Point Golf Club and is part of The Decatur Forsyth Classic. Darrell will be manning the tasting table and we will join our good friends from Arpeggio Winery.
Join us for Father's Day and join in the fun. Capital City Cornhole will be here to run the tournament. We will have wine, craft and domestic beer for sale. Player meeting at 11:45, Bags fly at 12:00!
West of Wise welcomes back the Roastineers. Great band, a local favorite, as well as a West of Wise Favorite. Friday Nights are acoustic music nights for West of Wise. Each Friday in June, July and August, we present a wide selection of local talent in music. Bring your lawn chair and sit back a listen to great music while you enjoy great wine, beer and food.
West of Wise welcomes ASHLEY RILEY, singer and songwriter from Decatur for the Friday Night Concert Series. 6-8 pm on Friday June 9, 2017
Here are some reviews on Ashley's music.
IN- Forty.com declared her a “female songstress everyone would be wise to spend time with.” Illinois Entertainer trumpeted: “Make no mistake, Ashley Riley has an utterly gorgeous voice and a sound all her own.” Seven of the nine songs on her third album, All The Pretty Things, can be heard in rotation on Starbucks in-store airplay
Join us and make history at the first annual Drinkin' with Lincoln. May 20 on the Petersburg Square. All of our local establishments will be selling their wares and we will be having a great time.
Ahh Yoga and West of Wise Winery are teaming up to a host a Yoga and wine event!
this event includes a one hour class, led by Betsy Link, followed by 2 glasses of wine and appetizers provided by Lane's FArm and Cellar.
Perfect for Mother's Day group, a date night or a girls night out!
*must be 21
*please bring your own mat
Derby Day Party with wine mint juleps! Wear your Derby hat!
As our owners lived in Louisville, Kentucky for 17 years this is essentially a holiday to us. Come join us as we celebrate the greatest two minutes in sports!
Get your exercise in and have some great wine or local craft beers during our 2nd annual Run for the Rose' Start from the Winery, travel thru the New Salem Historic Site and back to the Winery for fun, food and wine or beer. Sign up early on Active.com for other goodies.
We are at the Expo Building at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. The Bazaar is open 8-4, but we will be serving 11-4. This is a great time to pick up those Spring Crafts for the yard while you drink West of Wise Wine or Timotheous Brothers Beer. See you then.
Picasso on the Prairie will help you bring out the artist in you. Create a Spring picture to brighten up your home or a friends. Try some of West of Wise's excellent wine. Great way to spend a Sunday afternoon with friends or family. Sign up at Picassoontheprairie.com
SIP & PAINT on January 29 with Picasso on the Prairie from 2-5pm at West of Wise!
Yes, we are open today!!!!
We will be closed lChristmas Eve Day and Christmas Day.
And open on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday ( December 29, 2016 through January 1, 2017) from 12 to 5:30.
Join us at the First Sunday Midwest Bazaar on December 11th in Springfield. We will be at the Orr Building and will be bringing the holiday spirits with us. Times are 8-4 and we will be there from 11 to 4. Its beginning to look a lot like the HOLIDAYS!!!
During your visit to all the activities in Christmas in Petersburg on December 2 and 3rd- Don't Forget to Stop at the Winery and continue the holiday spirit. Open until 5:30 on Friday and Noon to 5:30 on Saturday.
Events are listed below for Christmas in Petersburg
Friday night- caroling and tree lighting in the square with Cookies and coco will provided as well. Stop into Santa's work shop to visit with Santa.
Saturday- Events start as early as 8am with craft shows and shopping. Make sure you take a walk through the Historical Society's beautiful tour of homes from 9am to 3pm (ticket sales available prior to and day of event). 11am to 2pm enjoy a relaxing horse drawn carriage ride and caroling through the downtown square (tickets available day of) as live Christmas music from local schools are played for your enjoyment.
Just a reminder! Today is Small Business Saturday. If you can't make it to the winery, please visit a local business and support them and your community. Local businesses provide jobs, growth and spectacular products and services available just down the street......
Join us for Shop Small Saturday. Shop local where all your $$$ goes back into the local community. As a special for Shop Small Saturday - Buy two bottles of wine and receive 50% off the third bottle (of equal or lesser value). Just in time for the Holidays.
We will be open on Wednesday from 12 to 5:30 for all your holiday needs. We will be closed for Thanksgiving and open again Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Happy Thanksgiving.
Join us for the Halloween Bonfire this Friday beginning at 5:30 and going until 8:00
Larry Dirks is the featured musician
Free admission and hot dogs with fixings. Wine, craft beer, s'mores and chips are available for purchase.
Winery will be open from 12 to 8 and the television will be on for all interested fans.
We are adding something new to Foddershock. A cornhole/bags tournament. Info can be found below.
And here is the menu for the 2nd Annual Foddershock Festival. Wine, Music, Beer, Cornhole/Bags Tournament, Great Food- spectacular weather. What more is there!
Join us for the 2nd annual Foddershock Festival 11-7. Celebrating the bounty of the harvest. Music from 12-6 with Taylor June, Tom Irwin and the Roastineers. Hand crafted West of Wise Illinois Wines from our vineyard- Ratio Vineyard in your very own Festival glass. Craft Beer from Hand of Fate, Timotheous Brothers and Rolling Meadows Brewery. Local farm to table food from Lane's Farm and Cellar. Pumpkins and gourds from Indian Creek Farmstead. And a Cornhole/Bags tournament. Advanced tickets (with a few incentives thrown in) can be purchased on Eventbrite.com
There is a $5.00 entry fee which includes a festival glass and 2 tastings. Corn hole/Bags tournament has a $10 participation fee.
As the sign says,Wine, Beer, Music, Food and Pumpkins.....and now a cornhole/bags tournament What more could you want for a fall Saturday.
Vote for West of Wise Winery as the Best of Springfield for 2016. Voting is at Illinois Times and ends October 2nd.