We're calling all wine enthusiasts to Rowan County this February to join in our annual wine events and original tasting opportunities.
Wine & Dine on the Rails at the N.C. Transportation Museum: Join the N.C. Transportation Museum for an evening of elegance and romance. Wine & Dine on the Rails returns February 12 & 13, 2022. This special event features a cocktail hour inside the museum followed by a leisurely train ride around our 60-acre historic site, and a three-course meal served aboard the train. This event is for ages 21 and up only. Please pay special attention to the N.C. Transportation Museum's COVID policies. Tickets can be purchased here.
Morgan Ridge Vineyards: Morgan Ridge Vineyards is one of our three Rowan County Original wineries. MRV is located in Gold Hill, NC and is open 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Wednesday - Sunday. The winery offers wine tastings, lunch, Friday Night specials and special events. Visit their website for their full calendar of events.
Douglas Vineyards: 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: Cauble Creek Vineyard is North Carolina's 100th winery. They are open Thursday - Saturday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Sunday 1 - 5 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.
Salisbury Wine Shop: 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.