Wineries / Vineyards / Winery Tours

The famous Scottish novelist and travel writer Robert Louis Stevenson once said, “Wine is poetry” and to enjoy, visit any one of our family-owned wineries or take a wine tour and leave the driving to someone else. They host weekly wine tasting events and several also feature live music.

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  • D & D Smith Winery
    Norwalk

    While sipping on one of 19+ wines enjoy a relaxing view of the river!

  • Firelands Winery
    Sandusky

    Firelands' vineyards are located on Isle St. George, North Bass Island, in the western basin of Lake Erie.

  • Heineman's Winery
    Put-in-Bay

    Take a ferryboat to this island winery serving 25 different wines and grape juice.

  • John Christ Winery
    Avon Lake

    The John Christ Winery makes award-winning fine quality wines.

  • Klingshirn Winery Inc.
    Avon Lake

    Klingshirn Winery is a third generation family farm winery in Avon Lake, Ohio.

  • Matus Winery
    Wakeman

    Enjoy premier wines while relaxing with picturesque views of the vineyard and country side.

  • Northcoast Grapevine Tours
    Lorain

    Let Northcoast Grapevine Tours provide you with a great experience touring the beautiful wineries and vineyards of the Lake Erie Shores and Islands wine trail.

  • Ohio Wine Producers Association
    Geneva

    Throughout the year you may visit the unique wineries along the Lake Erie Shores and Islands Wine Trail. Hosts of THE AMAZING GRAPE RACE: JUNE 1-30.

  • Paper Moon Vineyards
    Vermilion

    Paper Moon Vineyards serves a selection of regional and vinifera wines. The tasting room offers a view of the vineyard, pond, woods and an occasional bald eagle.

  • Scarlet Transportation & Adventure Tours
    Amherst

    A variety of different adventure bus or car service experiences in Lorain County and surrounding areas help you discover Ohio's hidden treasures.

  • Vermilion Valley Vineyards
    Henrietta Township

    Vineyard and winery set in tranquil surroundings featuring a variety of vinifera wines grown on site and fruit wines.

  • Whet Your Palette
    Amherst

    Bring out your inner artist with a fun, relaxed acrylic painting class.

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