Indulge your senses in the enchanting world of Rowan County's wineries and wine shops as we embark on a flavorful journey through our thriving destination. In this travel blog post, discover the allure of local vineyards, exquisite wine selections, and the exciting lineup of 2024 wine events that promise a memorable experience for every wine enthusiast. Cheers to a year filled with exquisite blends and unforgettable moments in Rowan County!
Rowan County Vineyards & Wine Shops
Morgan Ridge Vineyards is one of our three Rowan County Original wineries. MRV is located in Gold Hill, NC and is open noon - 5 P.M., Friday - Sunday. The winery offers wine tastings, lunch, Friday Night specials and special events. Visit their website for their full calendar of events.
Douglas Vineyards opened in 2015 and is located in Kannapolis, NC. They are open Friday & Saturday 11 A.M. - 6 P.M. and Sunday 11 A.M. to 5 P.M. They offer tastings, onsite consumption and special events. Visit their website for their full calendar of events.
Cauble Creek Vineyard is North Carolina's 100th winery. They are open Thursday - Saturday 11 A.M. - 6 P.M. and Sunday 1 - 6 P.M. They are an estate vineyard specializing in Muscadine wines and offering a selection of Dry wines from North Carolina grown European varietals. They offers wine tastings and a wonderful selection of food products and gift items; many of which are crafted and made locally. Enjoy the scenic area surrounding the vineyard and grounds with a walk about the property. Visit their website for more information.
If you'd rather stay in and still enjoy a special bottle of wine, visit Salisbury Wine Shop in Downtown Salisbury. They specialize in small production boutique wines from around the world, and can help you select the perfect bottle for every unique palate. They are open Tuesday - Saturday from 10 A.M. to 6 P.M. They also offer specialty wine events and tastings throughout the year. Visit their website for more information.
Located in Downtown Salisbury, N.C., Bottle & Can offers a unique place to discover and take home new flavors of both craft beer and wine. Check them out Tuesday - Sunday with varying hours throughout the week. Visit their website for more information.
Upcoming and Ongoing 2024 Wine Events
11th Annual Wine About Winter - February 2
Wine & Dine on the Rails at the N.C. Transportation Museum - February 9-11
New Sarum's Pint & Wine Night - Every Wednesday
Shug's Pint & Wine Night - Every Thursday
Wine Down Friday Dinner at Morgan Ridge Vineyard - Every Friday
Sip & Shop Saturday at the Local Focal - Every 1st Saturday
Wine & Design at BrickEd - Every 3rd Saturday
Sunday Brunch at Morgan Ridge Vineyard - Every Sunday
Live Music at Morgan Ridge Vineyard - Every Sunday