October 7th

Music in the Crush Pad with Jack and Kitty, 1-4 pm

Jack and Kitty are high school sweethearts that play “Organic Vaudeville and Jug Band Folk” music. Kitty is the niece of reggae legend Bunny Wailer (of Bob Marley and the Wailers) and Jack’s babysitter was ukulele oddball Tiny Tim. The Emmy Award winning vaudevillian songsters love to perform concerts nationwide, playing a wide variety of folk instruments including: banjo, guitar, ukulele, washboard, jug, kazoo, harmonica, whizbang, rumba box and much more.

October 24th

Full Moon Hike, 6:30-8:30 pm
On this Hunter's Moon, we offer you the opportunity to hike by the light of the full moon, explore the senses of night, and discover the tree silhouettes against a moonlit sky. We will offer a fast-paced and slow-paced hike, and you can choose your hike when you arrive. Each hike will last 45-60 minutes. Mulled wine or hot cocoa and a smore will follow the hike. The hike is $10 per person, and please call the winery at 608-534-6456 for reservations.  No refunds.

October 14th

Music in the tasting room with Tim Dallman,
1 - 4 pm

Close out your long weekend with Tim's
​one-man show and a glass of your Elmaro favorite!

October 20th

Yoga and Brunch, 8:30 am
Join Laura, winemaker and yoga instructor, for a refreshing hour of yoga, followed by a continental brunch, including mimosas! $15 per person, reservations are required by calling the tasting room at 608-534-6456.  Sherrie Zander of Performance Zone will be offering chair massages after yoga at a cost of $1 per minute, with a 15 minute maximum.

October 10th

WINERY WEDNESDAY—Holiday Pies with Lynita, 6- 7:30 pm
Holiday pies might be a daunting task, but our winemaker, Lynita, will take us through the steps to create a perfect pie!​ $10 per person, reservations required and can be made by calling the tasting room.

October 20th

CANCELED!  Woodshed Pizza Truck,                    11 am - 6 pm

Due to the cold weather forecast, we have canceled Woodshed Pizza Truck for today.

October 27th

Carved Pumpkin Contest

1 pm, turn in your pre-carved pumpkin

4 pm, judging conlcudes
Bring your pre-carved pumpkin to Elmaro
by 1 p.m. to be entered into the contest. Entries are free and will be judged at 4 p.m. — carvings must be appropriate to be judged. Prizes are 1st ($40 Elmaro Gift Card), 2nd ($20 Elmaro Gift Card), and 3rd (Elmaro Swag Bag).

October 4th

Adaptive Yoga 5 pm 
Sunset Yoga 6:30 pm 

$2 per person. Join Laura, our certified instructor & wine maker, for a relaxing and refreshing hour.  No former Yoga training required, please bring a mat.

October 28th

Music at the vineyard with Michael Sullivan,
1-4 pm

Michael was raised in Sparta, Wisconsin and grew up listening to everything from the Beatles to Motown. Living in Nashville for 7 years influenced him too. Today, as a singer/songwriter that performs all styles, Michael performs anything from Tom Petty to the Everly Brothers.  Writing a song still feels good, so he'll plug an original now and then.  
One of his favorite venues is where people can just sit down and soak it in — that's Elmaro!

October 6th

GAMEDAY in the Vineyard with the UW-LaCrosse Eagles marching band, 5 - 6:30 pm

This will be an event you don't want to miss! The UW-L Marching Band will showcase their talents, and perform cheers and fanfares. Tickets are $25 plus tax in advance, or $30 plus tax at the door. Ticket price includes one glass of wine and a selection of cheese and crackers. Tickets can be purchased by calling Elmaro Vineyard at 608-534-6456.

October 13th

Music in the Crush Pad with Lojo Russo,
2 -5 pm

Ever since she picked up a guitar, Lojo has been refining and defining her music playing in jam, Celtic, blues and roots rock bands in the Twin Cities [MN] until moving to the Quad Cities [IA] where she continues to write, create and perform Americana, blues and roots rock. 

 EVENTS

October 25th

Adaptive Yoga 5 pm
Candlelight Yoga 6:30 pm 
$2 per person. Join Laura, our certified instructor & wine maker, for a relaxing and refreshing hour.  No former Yoga training required, please bring a mat.

October 19th

Music with Rick & Aric Sampson, 4-7 pm

This father/son duo is an Elmaro favorite. Join them today in the Crush Pad along with $1 off glasses of wine after 4 pm.

October 21st


Celebrate 7 years with us! We couldn't have done it without you!  We'll be serving food (at no cost) from 12-4pm. The menu will consist of Hamburgers, Brats, and Hotdogs, all served with beans and potato chips.  Tours  will be available at 1pm and 4pm, and music by James "Mudcat" Grant from 1-4pm.
We'll also be offering an extra 10% off bottles of Blush, Frontenac Gris, and La Crescent that day!  We will have a drawing for a barrel at 4 p.m., as well as a special Elmaro Photo Op in the vineyard.
Thanks again!

October 19th

Perfect Pairing Dinner for Red Tail Reserve

Seating times: 4 pm, 5:30 pm, and 7 pm

Elmaro is releasing a new wine, Red Tail Reserve, and to mark the occasion, we are celebrating with a Perfect Pairing Dinner! Wason's Supper Club in Galesville is catering the 4-course dinner, which will feature a garden salad, beef barley soup, au gratin potatoes and beef tenderloin tips with bacon, mushrooms, and onions, followed by a decadent chocolate brownie and whipped cream for dessert. The cost is $30 per person (wine not included), and reservations are required and can be made by calling 608-534-6456.

October 6th

Music under the tent with Big River Jazz Trio,
1 - 4 pm

Leaves falling, jazz, wine... nothing could be cooler on a Saturday afternoon.

October 18th

Adaptive Yoga 5 pm
Candlelight Yoga 6:30 pm 
$2 per person. Join Laura, our certified instructor & wine maker, for a relaxing and refreshing hour.  No former Yoga training required, please bring a mat.

October 20th

Music with Rick & Aric Sampson, 2-5 pm

This father/son duo is an Elmaro favorite. Join them today at the winery, there is no better way to spend a fall Saturday!

October 1-31st

Artist of the Month-Kaye Gonyer

Oct. 14—Artist Meet & Greet, 1-4 pm
Kay is a local artist out of Fountain City, Wis. Enjoy her wonderful landscapes, portraits and more all month at Elmaro. It is always free to enjoy the artwork in the Crush Pad during regular business hours.

October 6th

Apothik Food Truck, 11 am - 4 pm

Apothik will be serving up their fresh fare from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., or while supplies last.

October 13th

Sweet Lou's Barbecue Food Truck,
​11 am-3 pm

“We are Sweet Lou Barbeque, a family owned barbeque food truck serving the Onalaska, WI area and beyond. Our specialty is great barbeque served how we would want our own family to enjoy it. Our customers and their families are at the heart of all the decisions we make.” 
— Owner Andy

October 27th

Music by Crooked Willow, 2 - 5 pm

Crooked Willow will fill Crush Pad with an amazing blend of energy and eclectic sounds all afternoon. So many instruments ... not to be missed! 

October 26th

Swing Dance Class

6:30–7:30 pm, lesson

7:30–9:30 pm, live music by Gary Urness Trio
If you've ever thought about learning to Swing Dance, now is your chance! Jim and Debbie Miller will have an hour-long instruction time, and then you can swing dance the night away with your very own live band. Don't worry, Jim and Debbie will stick around for the whole evening to make sure you've got the moves. Tickets are $35/couple, and it includes a glass of wine per person. Reservations are necessary, and can be made by calling the tasting room at 608-534-6456.

October 5th

Music on the patio with Jeani and the Dreamers, 4-7 pm

Always a crowd favorite from right across the River — Winona, Minn. Classic country and rock... and a little bit more!

October 11th

Adaptive Yoga 5 pm 

Sunset Yoga 6:30 pm
$2 per person. Join Laura, our certified instructor & wine maker, for a relaxing and refreshing hour.  No former Yoga training required, please bring a mat.