Sip your way through Yadkin Valley wineries and breweries this winter via the Winter Wine & Beer Passport. The passport provides 15 tastings, as well as other perks, all winter long in Surry County, North Carolina.
This year's passport is valid Nov. 29, 2019, through March 22, 2020. A one-time purchase of a Yadkin Valley Winter Wine & Beer Passport provides 15 tastings at wineries, breweries and a local distillery. Passport holders also receive a commemorative keepsake at their first tasting, as well as discounts at local restaurants, accommodations and merchants.
Participating wineries this year are: Adagio Vineyards, Carolina Heritage, Elkin Creek, Grassy Creek, Haze Gray, Roaring River, Round Peak, Shelton Vineyards, Slightly Askew and Stony Knoll. The breweries are: Angry Troll, Skull Camp, Thirsty Souls and White Elephant. Mayberry Spirits is the distillery.
- Tastings at 10 wineries (profiles below)
- Tastings at 4 breweries (profiles below)
- Bonus tasting at 1 distillery (profiles below)
- Commemorative five-piece wine & beer opener set
- Lodging discounts at 7 properties
- Discounts at local restaurants and retailers
Early bird purchase price this winter is $65 for an individual passport and $99 for a two-person passport through Nov. 28. Regular pricing begins Nov. 29 with rates of $75 for an individual and $115 for two people. Estimated value of each passport is $250.
These passports also make great gifts for holidays, birthdays and anniversaries.
To purchase the 2019-2020 Yadkin Valley Winter Wine & Beer Passport, click the PayPal link above. Passports are mailed to your address or can be picked up at the Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce in Elkin, NC, during normal business hours (Monday through Friday).
Passport holders receive the commemorative keepsake during their first tasting.
Lodging discounts of 10% off for passport holders are available at the following places: Elkin Creek Cabins at Elkin Creek Vineyard, Fairfield Inn & Suites Elkin, Hampton Inn & Suites Dobson, Klondike Cabins at Grassy Creek Winery, Slightly Askew Winery House, Olde Farmhouse at Carolina Heritage Vineyard and the Winery House at Round Peak Vineyards.
For more info, call the Yadkin Valley Chamber at 336-526-1111.
In addition to purchasing through this website, passports are available at the 15 participating wineries, breweries and distillery.