Thank you for joining us on the 2022 Wine Lovers Celebration.  Please check out our other passport events for 2022 HERE

Tickets for the 2023 Wine Lovers Celebration will be available in December 2022.

The Wine Lovers Celebration Event

Love is in the air, wine is in your glass and Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. From January 31st-February 25th, you will be able to experience 40+ unique Texas Hill Country Wineries from the list of participating locations posted below. Take time to relax and say hello to a new year with a loved one or friend, discovering Texas wine and enjoying all that the Texas Wine Country has to offer.

Passport Ticket Prices 

  • Couples Passport – $100.00
  • Individual Passport – $65.00
Passport Benefits 
  • 26 Days to explore the Texas Hill Country at your own pace on this self-guided tour
  • Full complimentary tastings at each participating winery with a limit of 4 wineries a day (one tasting for singles, two tastings for couples – couples are ANY two people but both must be present together for tastings)
  • 15% discount on 3 bottle purchases

How It Works

  • After purchasing your ticket, a digital ticket with a barcode will be attached to your confirmation email. This ticket can be printed or kept on your phone to use upon entry to each winery.
  • As a self-guided tour, you make your own plan! Choose any of the participating wineries from the list to visit in any order (up to four per day) for as many days as you like during the event. Each winery can be visited one time.
  • Some wineries do require reservations and/or vary in times of availability. Please refer to the list of participating wineries for more details.
  • Enjoy a complimentary tasting at each winery and a 15% discount on bottle purchases of 3+.
  • Sales from tickets go to the Texas Hill Country Wineries Association which works to encourage the growth and development of the hill country wine region. A portion of sales also funds the Texas Hill Country Wineries Scholarship program which supports local students pursuing careers in the wine industry.
  • Please use a designated driver and don’t forget to take care of the fantastic teams running the tasting rooms!

Participating Wineries

Winery Available Regular Business Hours Available regular business hours; Monday- Friday only Reservations Required Group Limit
Becker Vineyards Yes For parties of 8+
Bell Springs Winery Yes No
Bending Branch Winery Yes No
Bent Oak Winery Yes Recommended 6+ reservation required
Bingham Family Vineyards Yes Yes; https://binghamfamilyvineyards.com/reservation/availability 6
Blue Lotus Winery Yes Yes 6
Cicada Cellars Yes No
Driftwood Estate Winery Yes No 6
Dry Comal Creek Vineyards Yes Reservations please 830-500-3048 6
Fall Creek Vineyards, Tow location only Yes www.fcv.com
Reservation needed for parties over 8, 325-379-5361
Farmhouse Vineyards Marketplace & Tipsy Trailer Yes No 10
Fiesta Winery Lometa Yes No
Fiesta Winery Fredericksburg (290 Location Only) Yes No
Fiesta Winery Marble Falls Yes No
Hawk’s Shadow Winery Yes Yes; https://hawks-shadow.squarespace.com/reservations 8
Hilmy Cellars Yes For parties of 6+
Hye Meadow Winery Yes; closed Tuesdays Yes 8
Inwood Estates Winery & Bistro Yes 4
Kerrville Hills Winery Yes Reservations Appreciated
KFire Winery & Vineyard Yes No
Los Pinos Ranch Vineyard FBG Yes For parties of 6+
Lost Draw Cellars Yes Yes 6
Messina Hof Hill Country Yes Recommended on Saturdays 20 (patio available)
Narrow Path Winery Yes 6
Pillar Bluff Vineyard Yes No
Ron Yates Yes Yes, Call 512.585.3972 during business hours, or email at least 48hrs in advance to info@ronyateswines.com 10
Saint Tryphon Farm & Vineyard Yes yes; https://www.sainttryphon.com/Visit
Silver Dollar Winery Yes (closed Mondays) No
Sister Creek Vineyards Yes 8
Solaro Estate Yes Yes
Spicewood Vineyard Yes
Stone House Vineyard Yes Yes 6
Stoneledge Vineyard & Winery Yes No
Texas Heritage Vineyard Yes Required on weekends
Texas Hills Vineyard Yes No Please call ahead for parties >6
Texas Wine Collective Yes Yes for parties 7+
Torr Na Lochs Vineyard & Winery Yes; Closed Mondays >6 (512) 766-0555
Turtle Creek Olives & Vines Yes Reservations Recommended 10
Wedding Oak Winery Burnet Yes (last tasting 4:30) Yes for parties 7+
Wedding Oak Winery FBG Yes (last tasting 4:30) Yes for parties 7+
Wedding Oak Winery San Saba Yes (last tasting 4:30) Yes for parties 7+
Westcave Cellars Winery Yes Yes; select passport option on website 6
Wildseed Farm Yes No 8

Wine Lovers Celebration Terms And Disclosure:

• Not all THCW member wineries are participating in this event, only those listed on this page.

• Digital Passport Barcode must be presented at winery to receive tastings and discount.  You will not receive tastings at the wineries without your Digital Tasting Passport Barcode.

• Tickets are non-refundable and THCW cannot be exchanged for other event tickets or another weekend event. You can give them away or sell them.

• All prices are plus tax and subject to change.

• When using a Couples Passport, both individuals must be present for two tastings to be provided.

• Children must be accompanied by an adult.

• Valid ID required to taste or purchase wines.

• Winery events are separate from THCW trail, additional fees may apply, please check with individual wineries for fees.

• Pets are not allowed at some wineries, please check with each winery before bringing your pet.

• For groups larger than 8, MUST contact the wineries before your visit to let them know you are coming and when you will be arriving at least 24 hours in advance.  Some wineries will NOT accept groups of more than 8 people.

• THCW Event tickets are meant for individual use, not for use in conjunction with a wine tour company who already has tasting prices set with individual Wineries for services rendered.

• Be safe. Please have a Designated Driver for your trail trips

Are there a limited number of tickets?

Yes and they typically sell out by the first weekend of the Trail.  We do not hold back any tickets.

What is the difference between Couples and Individuals tickets?

Couples tickets are good for ANY TWO people (husband/wife, sisters, mother/daughter, friends, etc).  You will receive ONE passport book and TWO tastings.  Both people must be present together for the couples tastings (ie: one can not receive tastings on the first day of the event and the other person on another day of the event at the same winery).

Individual tickets are for ONE person, you will receive ONE passport and ONE tasting at each participating winery.

I can’t use my ticket, can I get a refund?

No, but tickets are transferable so you can give it away or sell it.

What days is my ticket good for?

All 26 days of the Trail. January 31st – February 25th, 2022.

What wineries are included?

You can find a list the participating wineries on the Wine Lovers Celebration page, or you can find a list of them on our MAP page using the Wine Lovers Celebration map tag.

I am giving this as a gift, can you change the name on the ticket?

The tickets are transferrable so it does not matter that your name is on it. When gifting though, you can choose “Ship To” and put the receivers name in the shipping info and this will put their name on the ticket.  (No, tickets are not shipped)

Tickets

A confirmation email will be sent to you once your purchase transaction is successful.  The confirmation email is your ticket with your custom barcode.  You can either print, save to your phone or take a screenshot of your Digital Passport Barcode to be scanned at each participating winery when you visit.

What time does the trail start?

The trail starts when individual wineries are open (usually 10-11am) and ends at closing of the wineries (5-6pm).  Please check out individual winery hours on the list of participating wineries above.

Where does the trail start?

It starts wherever you would like.  Please use the MAP and filter for Wine Lovers Celebration to plan out your trip.

What about transportation?

This is a self-guided trail so you will use your own transportation or book with a Tour Company.  Please plan ahead and use a designated driver.

Are wine glasses included with ticket or at each winery?

No glasses are included.  Each winery will have wine glasses for you to use while tasting but are not included to take home.  Wine glasses are for sale at each winery if you would like to purchase separately.

Wine Lovers Celebration Terms And Disclosure:

• Not all THCW member wineries are participating in this event, only those listed on this page.

• Digital Passport Barcode must be presented at winery to receive tastings and discount.  You will not receive tastings at the wineries without your Digital Tasting Passport Barcode.

• Tickets are non-refundable and THCW cannot be exchanged for other event tickets or another weekend event. You can give them away or sell them.

• All prices are plus tax and subject to change.

• When using a Couples Passport, both individuals must be present for two tastings to be provided.

• Children must be accompanied by an adult.

• Valid ID required to taste or purchase wines.

• Winery events are separate from THCW trail, additional fees may apply, please check with individual wineries for fees.

• Pets are not allowed at some wineries, please check with each winery before bringing your pet.

• For groups larger than 8, MUST contact the wineries before your visit to let them know you are coming and when you will be arriving at least 24 hours in advance.  Some wineries will NOT accept groups of more than 8 people.

• THCW Event tickets are meant for individual use, not for use in conjunction with a wine tour company who already has tasting prices set with individual Wineries for services rendered.

• Be safe. Please have a Designated Driver for your trail trips