Case Club Event
Apr
8
11:00 am11:00

Case Club Event

It's our annual Case Club event!

This is the best time to become a Case Club member or to renew your existing membership!  Everyone who buys a case during this event will receive a total of $25 off of their purchase and will be enrolled in Case Club at no additional cost!  You don't want to miss this!

To see the benefits of Case Club or to get more information, please click on the event.

 

Firewoods Pizza
May
20
11:00 am11:00

Firewoods Pizza

We are very excited to welcome back Firewoods Pizza for the 2016 season!

Stop out to enjoy some delicious wood-fired pizza made fresh right in front of you!  Firewoods pizzas pair perfectly with a glass of locally produced wine!

Firewoods will be here from 11:00AM - 5:00PM or while supplies last.  The patio is very popular so seating may be limited.  It is always recommended to bring your own seating such as lawn chairs, blankets, etc.


Last Weekend Open
Dec
17
Dec 18

Last Weekend Open

This is it!

This is the last weekend that we are open for the season!  It's your last chance to buy any gifts or wines that are exclusive to the tasting room!  Also, stop in to check out any end-of-year sales or clearance, especially for food items!

Be sure to stop in before we close the doors until spring!

Stock Up & Save!
Dec
10
Dec 17

Stock Up & Save!

The holidays are just around the corner, and our tasting room will soon be closing for the season. So swing in one last time to take advantage of our Stock Up & Save offer...great for gift giving or stocking your sleigh for the long winter ahead.

During Stock Up & Save, you'll receive an additional $10 off each case purchased (in addition to the regular $15)...that's $25 off each case!  So grab your friends and come celebrate the season with us...we can't wait to see you!

This is also the best time to become a Case Club member or to renew your current membership!  Membership lasts for one full year so you can take advantage of these benefits during all of 2017!

Holiday Open House
Dec
3
11:00 am11:00

Holiday Open House

It's our annual Holiday Open House!

Local merchandiser Lisa Husom returns with beautiful Chloe and Isabel jewelry and we'll have a brand new wine charms vendor from Menomine!  On top of that, we'll have wine frappe samples and our distillery will be hosting a Spiked Hot Cocoa bar!  You don't want to miss this!

This is the perfect time of year to find great gifts for the special people in your lives (or maybe for yourself)!

So grab your friends and head to River Bend on Saturday, December 3rd for this once-a-year event. We look forward to seeing you!

Hunting Widows Weekend
Nov
19
11:00 am11:00

Hunting Widows Weekend

Join us for our annual Hunting Widows Weekend Party!

Browse beautiful Chloe and Isabel jewelry and wine glass charms with two great local vendors as well as our own gift ideas... all great for holiday gift giving or just pampering yourself!  On top of that, everyone who stops in has a chance to win a gift basket chock-full of wine accessories!  And of course, we'll have your favorite River Bend wines to enjoy.

So grab your friends and head to River Bend on Saturday, November 19th for this once-a-year event. We can't wait to see you!

Magenta Returns
Nov
12
11:00 am11:00

Magenta Returns

Magenta is back!

On Saturday, November 12th one of our most award-winning wines will be returning to the tasting room!  Magenta sold out early in the season both in the tasting room and retail locations due to popularity but we are happy to have it back!

If you've been missing Magenta, this is the time to come back!

Cranberry Blush Release
Nov
5
11:00 am11:00

Cranberry Blush Release

It's that time of year again!

Join us on Saturday, November 5th for our Cranberry Blush release party! A delightful blend of both tart and sweet, Cranberry Blush is a perfect complement to Thanksgiving dinner and all of the trimmings.

As always, Cranberry Blush is a very limited seasonal wine and will sell out quickly, so be sure to get yours before it's gone!

Mulled Wine Event
Oct
22
11:00 am11:00

Mulled Wine Event

Our mulled wine has returned with the cooler weather!

Mulled wine is the grapevine's version of the classic hot toddy. Made with red wine, apple cider and mulling spices, its warmth is sure to take the chill off of a crisp autumn day. We'll be serving by the glass from 11am - 4:30pm, so swing in for a cozy afternoon treat!

Glasses of mulled wine will be $6 each and are not eligible with the Case Club buy-one-get-one free offer.

Chardonnay Release
Oct
15
11:00 am11:00

Chardonnay Release

We are very excited to be releasing a brand new wine!

Introducing our Chardonnay!  This pleasant, drier white wine features up-front citrus with just a hint of oak.  If you were a fan of our Seyval in the past then you don't want to miss this!

Join us to share in the only brand new wine release of the year!

Voter Appreciation Party
Oct
8
11:00 am11:00

Voter Appreciation Party


The people have spoken, and River Bend Vineyard & Winery has officially been voted #1 Best Winemaker for 5 years in a row in Volume One's Best of the Chippewa Valley poll!  To celebrate, we're throwing a Voter Appreciation Party this Saturday from 11am - 5pm! Stop in for a chance to win some awesome free giveaways!

To celebrate winning 5 years in a row, giveaways include 5 of EACH of the following 5 items:

- $20 Gift Certificate
- River Bend Logo Wine Glass
- River Bend Logo Wine Opener
- River Bend Wine Poster
- River Bend Distilling Shot Glass

That's over $300 worth of merchandise, but that's not all! Attendees will also receive $5 off any $50 purchase!* Just mention this event special in the tasting room to receive the discount!

Thank you to all of you voted, we really appreciate it! We couldn't win without your support!

*Gift certificates are not a qualifying item for the $5 off $50 deal.

Firewoods Pizza - Last Chance!
Oct
1
11:00 am11:00

Firewoods Pizza - Last Chance!

This is it!  Firewoods Traveling Pizzeria is coming out to River Bend for the last time this season!  Don't miss your last chance to enjoy some amazing pizza!

Stop out to enjoy some delicious wood-fired pizza made fresh right in front of you!  Firewoods pizzas pair perfectly with a glass of locally produced wine!

Firewoods will be here from 11:00AM - 5:00PM or while supplies last.  The patio is very popular so seating may be limited.  It is always recommended to bring your own seating such as lawn chairs, blankets, etc.

Firewoods Pizza
Sep
17
11:00 am11:00

Firewoods Pizza

Firewoods Traveling Pizzeria is coming back out to River Bend!  Don't miss your chance to enjoy some amazing pizza!

Stop out to enjoy some delicious wood-fired pizza made fresh right in front of you!  Firewoods pizzas pair perfectly with a glass of locally produced wine!

Firewoods will be here from 11:00AM - 5:00PM or while supplies last.  The patio is very popular so seating may be limited.  It is always recommended to bring your own seating such as lawn chairs, blankets, etc.

Matt Wahl - Summer Concert Sundays
Sep
11
1:30 pm13:30

Matt Wahl - Summer Concert Sundays

Matt Wahl will be playing at River Bend for the final concert of the season!

Come enjoy a Sunday afternoon with some tunes in the vineyard with Matt Wahl and your favorite River Bend wines!  To hear some samples of Matt Wahl, please click here.

Matt Wahl will be playing from 1:30pm - 4:00pm.  If the weather is not cooperating, please check our Facebook page for any cancellations by clicking here.

For music events, seating is very limited so it is highly recommended to bring your own seating such as lawn chairs, blankets, etc.

Marquette Release
Sep
3
11:00 am11:00

Marquette Release

We are very happy to announce the return of a crowd favorite, Marquette!

Marquette is one of our most popular dry red wines that we produce here.  Selling out twice in 2015 it is just now coming back onto the scene for this season!  

Help us celebrate the return of this wonderful red and be sure to grab some before it all sells out (again)!

Sue Orfield Band - Summer Concert Sundays
Aug
28
1:30 pm13:30

Sue Orfield Band - Summer Concert Sundays

The Sue Orfield Band will be returning to River Bend once again to perform!

Come enjoy a Sunday afternoon with some tunes in the vineyard with the very popular Sue Orfield Band and your favorite River Bend wines!  To hear some samples of the band, please click here.

The Sue Orfield Band will be playing from 1:30pm - 4:00pm.  If the weather is not cooperating, please check our Facebook page for any cancellations by clicking here.

For music events, seating is very limited so it is highly recommended to bring your own seating such as lawn chairs, blankets, etc.

Firewoods Pizza
Aug
20
11:00 am11:00

Firewoods Pizza

Mother Nature doesn't seem to be cooperating with us today, so unfortunately the pizza event today will be cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience. Firewoods will be back at River Bend on September 17th.

Sangria Saturday
Aug
13
11:00 am11:00

Sangria Saturday

Last year we did our first Sangria Saturday and we were blown away by the success!  We heard your requests to do it again so here it is!

Stop out for a glass of house-made sangria featuring some of your favorite River Bend wines!  If you didn't try it last year you definitely don't want to miss it this year!

*Sangria is not eligible for buy-one-get-one-free benefits with Case Club.

Sparkling Wine Release
Aug
6
11:00 am11:00

Sparkling Wine Release

Our popular sparkling wine "Cheers" is returning!

Cheers is back in the tasting room after being sold out for months!  This year we will have a dry (brut) Cheers and a semi-sweet (demi-sec) rose Cheers.  Our sparkling wines are made in the traditional French method (Méthode Champenoise) for maximum quality.

To celebrate, we'll also be making special Pineapple Mimosas from 11am - 5pm, or while supplies last!*

Cheers is the perfect wine for any special occasion including weddings, anniversaries, birthday parties and more!  Stop by and try it during our release party!

*Pineapple Mimosas not eligible for buy-one-get-one free offer via Case Club.

Brian Bethke - Summer Concert Sundays
Jul
31
1:30 pm13:30

Brian Bethke - Summer Concert Sundays

Brian Bethke will be returning to River Bend to perform!

Come enjoy a Sunday afternoon with some tunes in the vineyard with Brian Bethke and your favorite River Bend wines!  To hear some samples of Brian, please click here.

Brian will be playing from 1:30pm - 4:00pm.  If the weather is not cooperating, please check our Facebook page for any cancellations by clicking here.

For music events, seating is very limited so it is highly recommended to bring your own seating such as lawn chairs, blankets, etc.

Firewoods Pizza
Jul
23
11:00 am11:00

Firewoods Pizza

They're back!  Firewoods Traveling Pizzeria is back at River Bend!  If you've never tried them you're missing out!

Stop out to enjoy some delicious wood-fired pizza made fresh right in front of you!  Firewoods pizzas pair perfectly with a glass of locally produced wine!

Firewoods will be here from 11:00AM - 5:00PM or while supplies last.  The patio is very popular so seating may be limited.  It is always recommended to bring your own seating such as lawn chairs, blankets, etc.

Preston Gunderson - Summer Concert Sundays
Jul
17
1:30 pm13:30

Preston Gunderson - Summer Concert Sundays

Preston Gunderson will be returning to River Bend once again to perform!

Come enjoy a Sunday afternoon with some tunes in the vineyard with Preston Gunderson and your favorite River Bend wines!  To hear some samples of Preston, please click here.

Preston will be playing from 1:30pm - 4:00pm.  If the weather is not cooperating, please check our Facebook page for any cancellations by clicking here.

For music events, seating is very limited so it is highly recommended to bring your own seating such as lawn chairs, blankets, etc.

Night Cap Release
Jul
9
11:00 am11:00

Night Cap Release

Night Cap is returning to River Bend!  This delectable dessert wine made it's debut in 2015 and made quite a splash!  It was so popular that it sold out well before the season ended.

Rich in color, fruity and sweet, Night Cap is the perfect end to any meal. Just add dark chocolate, friends, and a bonfire...incredible!

Night Cap is only available in our tasting room, so stop on in and try it!

Firewoods Pizza
Jun
25
11:00 am11:00

Firewoods Pizza

They're back!  Firewoods Traveling Pizzeria is back at River Bend!  If you've never tried them you're missing out!

Stop out to enjoy some delicious wood-fired pizza made fresh right in front of you!  Firewoods pizzas pair perfectly with a glass of locally produced wine!

Firewoods will be here from 11:00AM - 5:00PM or while supplies last.  The patio is very popular so seating may be limited.  It is always recommended to bring your own seating such as lawn chairs, blankets, etc.

Summer White Release
Jun
18
11:00 am11:00

Summer White Release

Our highly coveted wine Summer White is back!  Help us celebrate the return of this summer seasonal favorite!

As always, Summer White is a limited release wine.  Just like summer, it's gone too soon, so if you'd like to enjoy some you need to stop in right away!

Summer White will be available from June 18th until it sells out and is only available in our tasting room.

Summer Concert Sunday - Scott Wilcox
Jun
12
1:30 pm13:30

Summer Concert Sunday - Scott Wilcox

Scott Wilcox will be here for the first time to help us kick off our Summer Concert Sundays!

Come enjoy a Sunday afternoon with some tunes in the vineyard with Scott Wilcox and your favorite River Bend wines!  To hear some samples of Scott, please click here.

Scott will be playing from 1:30pm - 4:00pm.  If the weather is not cooperating, please check our Facebook page for any cancellations by clicking here.

For music events, seating is very limited so it is highly recommended to bring your own seating such as lawn chairs, blankets, etc.

Distillery Grand Opening
Jun
4
11:00 am11:00

Distillery Grand Opening

We are very exciting to introduce River Bend Distilling!  Now your favorite winery will also be producing artisan spirits!  Enjoy a cocktail made from handcrafted spirits while you enter giveaways and take advantage of special deals all day long!

To visit the distilling website click here.  To like us on Facebook, click here.

Additionally, Firewoods Traveling Pizzeria will be here for the first time this season!

This is going to be one of the biggest days of the year, so don't miss it!

Spring Open House
May
7
11:00 am11:00

Spring Open House

It's our Spring Open House!

We love to start each new season with a celebration!  Here's what we have going on:

- Local jewelry vendor Lisa Husom will be here showcasing her lovely Chloe & Isabel products!
- Local artist Deb Halley will be here with her beautiful embellished wine glasses.
We will be sampling local cheese from Yellowstone Cheese of Cadott!
- Summer favorites Marquette Rose’ and Summer Red have returned and are available by the glass or bottle!

You won't want to miss our Spring Open House!