Galena is known for producing delicious wines among so many other fantastic traits. One place that wine lovers need to visit is Galena Cellars Winery and Vineyard. This award-winning attraction has earned many titles, including Best Winery in Illinois!. Plus, they’re part of one of the biggest events in Galena, Wine Lovers’ Weekend, which is an event that celebrates the rich flavors of local wines and food pairings!
Before you get to sipping, make sure to access our complimentary Vacation Guide. It includes the most popular attractions in Galena, including the best places to dine, hike, shop, or sight-see. This handy tool is sure to make your trip-planning a breeze!
What You Need to Know About Galena Cellars Winery and Vineyard
Galena Cellars Winery and Tasting Room
Just a few minutes from Farmers Guest House is the perfect spot to spend a relaxing afternoon sipping on a glass of wine or two. Visit Galena Cellars Wine Tasting Room and Gift Shop on Main Street. If you’re spending the afternoon shopping the Helluva Half Mile, this tasting room is a great place to wind down.
Galena Cellars Winery and Vineyard
Or, see the process of how delectable wines go from vine to glass at the Galena Cellars Vineyard! It’s on North Ford Street and is about 15 minutes from Farmers Guest House. Take a vineyard tour or simply relax and admire the gorgeous views of the vineyard!
Geneva Wine Tasting Room
If you’re up for a day trip to Geneva, head to the Geneva Wine Tasting Room on South 3rd Street. Enjoy your glass of wine while relaxing by the beautiful oak bar. You can visit during the summer for live music on the patio, cheese, and of course, wine!
Wine Lovers’ Weekend
Wine Lovers’ Weekend is a two-day wine event that draws crowds year after year! Every March, you can indulge in wine tastings, food pairings, cooking demonstrations, spirit tastings, and more!
Taste more than 250 varieties of wines, craft beers, and spirits when you attend the Grand Tasting, which is the largest indoor wine tasting event in the state of Illinois!
It’s easy to get to the event as there’s a complimentary shuttle that drives to the Galena Convention Center. To keep the fun going, you have the option to tour several wineries, vineyards, and tasting rooms around Galena!
Enjoy WineTime at Farmers Guest House
Every evening, Farmers Guest House visitors can gather for a little social in our common area! Enjoy WineTime as you sip on local wines and cheeses. It’s the perfect way to befriend other guests and learn about the best things to do around historic Galena. We will be around to help give you a local’s perspective on our favorite restaurants and other attractions, all within walking distance of our bed and breakfast!
Take your taste buds on a fruity journey to discovering the best wines in town. Check our availability and start planning your wine-cation today!