December 9th

Kris Kringle Market 11 am – 6 pm
Join us for some holiday fun! Our Kris Kringle Market will feature the works of local artists and retail vendors, and you'll be sure to find gifts for special people on your list. You can stay warm with our mulled wine or hot cocoa, and we will also have cookie decorating (11a.m.-6 p.m.) and coloring for the young and young at heart! Of course, the man in red will also be visiting from 2-4 pm!

December 15th

Music in the Tasting Room
with Chris Rude,
​ 4–7 pm.
Enjoy some classical guitar on our amazing patio. Paired with $1 off glasses of wine, it's the perfect way to spend your Friday night!

2016 Wisconsin Winery of the Year

December 23rd

Music in the Crush Pad with
​Big River Jazz Trio, 1-4 pm

Join us for an afternoon of great wine and music. We've got The Big River Jazz Trio providing some great music! See you there!

December 31st

Full Moon Snowshoe Hike and Barbecue
to Ring in the New Year, ​6 pm

Bring your own flashlight and snowshoes and enjoy a slow-paced hike around the vineyard, or a fast-paced hike down to the bike trail, under the full moon. We will then have Famous Dave's barbecue and a Kir Royale toast to the New Year! $30 per person, limit of 40 guests. Call the winery to reserve your spot, 608-534-6456. No refunds.

December 7th

Adaptive Yoga 5 pm 
Sunset Yoga 6:30 pm

$2 per person. Join Laura (certified Yoga instructor, owner & winemaker) for a relaxing, refreshing hour.  No former Yoga training required, please bring a mat.

December 30th

Music in the Crush Pad with 
​Tim Fast, 2–5 pm

Tim Fast could be a character in one of the gems-of-a-song he writes and sings. He’s a dust-covered man who has traveled the roads in search of whatever song is over the next rise. That sense of adventure has given him a catalog of great original songs that have touched audiences from coast to coast and all the way from his native Minnesota down to the Texas Gulf Coast.

December 13th

WINERY WEDNESDAY: Holiday Celebrations
Social time—5:30 pm, Activity—6 pm. 

Join the winemakers and staff for an evening of pairing Elmaro wine cocktails with our retail items to create a delicious celebration. We will have 25% off our non-wine retail items at this event (consignment items excluded). $10 per person, limit of 25 guests. Reservations and pre-payment are required, call the winery to reserve your spot,
​608-534-6456.

December 16th

Music in the Crush Pad with
​Jamin Barth, 2-5 pm

Join us for the acoustic sounds of the local musician, Jamin Barth.

Your Napa Valley, Close to Home

December 3rd

Music in the Crush Pad with
​Spike and April,
​ ​1–4 pm
'Spike and April' is a duo that performs a wide variety of music for all occasions like parties,Tiki bars, beach dances, night clubs, vinyards, brew pubs, tap rooms and resturants. They cover jazz, americana, folk, blues, swing and their own original songs. Always tastful and soulful. Mike (Spike) Judy on guitar and vocals and April Pate on vocals and percussion can provide the perfect mood and feeling for any gathering. Many decades of performance experience afford them the musical 'flexibility' to do just that.

December 25th

CLOSED CHRISTMAS DAY

We will be closed on Christmas Day to enjoy time with our family and friends.

December 23rd

The Santaland Diaries, a one-man play
​7–9 pm

The Santaland Diaries is a hysterical send-up of the crass commercialization of Christmas. An unemployed actor takes a job as a Macy’s elf during the holiday crunch. At first the job is simply humiliating, but once the thousands of visitors start pouring through Santa's workshop, he becomes battle-weary and bitter, occasionally taking out his frustrations on children and parents alike. $15/person, please call the winery to reserve your spot.

December 28th

Adaptive Yoga 5 pm , Sunset Yoga 6:30 pm
$2 per person. Join Laura (certified Yoga instructor, owner & winemaker) for a relaxing, refreshing hour.  No former Yoga training required, please bring a mat.

December 14th

Adaptive Yoga 5 pm 
Sunset Yoga 6:30 pm

$2 per person. Join Laura (certified Yoga instructor, owner & winemaker) for a relaxing, refreshing hour.  No former Yoga training required, please bring a mat.

december 10th

Build-A-Basket Day, 12–5 pm
Let Elmaro assist you with your holiday shopping. We have everything available to create your own basket, or use Elmaro's basket ideas. Basket supplies (basket, "stuffing," wrap, and bow) are $15. Then add whatever fixin’s you like. You'll leave with the perfect gift!

December 17th

Music at the Winery with
​Cool Jazz Cats, 1-4 pm

Take time out on the last Sunday before the Holidays with some cool jazz and a glass of your favorite Elmaro wine.

 EVENTS

December 24th

OPEN 12–5 PM

Music in the Tasting Room with
James "Mudcat" Grant, 1-4 pm

James will perform his solos in the Tasting Room for you. Great way to entertain guests and to pick up your last-minute gifts!

December 21st

Adaptive Yoga 5 pm , Sunset Yoga 6:30 pm
$2 per person. Join Laura (certified Yoga instructor, owner & winemaker) for a relaxing, refreshing hour.  No former Yoga training required, please bring a mat.

December 2nd

Music at the Winery with Rick Sampson & Mark Christiansen, 1–4 pm
Join us for a glass of wine in the Crush Pad along with some great music by Rick and Mark. Both are accomplished musicans and a true treat to listen to. We'll see you there!

December 30th

Yoga & Brunch, 8:30 am

Join Laura for a rejuvinating hour of Yoga in the Crush Pad, followed by brunch including mimosas! $15 per person, reservations required. Call the tasting room to reserve your spot 608-534-6456.

December 29th

Music in the Crush Pad with
​Jeani and the Dreamers,
​ ​4–7 pm
Come out for an evening of award-winning wines and locally sourced music. Glasses of wine are $1 off after 4 pm... Happy Friday!

December 3rd

Full Moon Hike, 6-8 pm

Enjoy a slow-paced hike around the vineyard, or a fast-paced hike down to the bike trail, and then watch the full moon rise. The cost is $5 per person, limit of 40 guests. One beverage (mulled wine or hot chocolate), is included with the price. reservations required, call the winery to reserve your spot, 608-534-6456.

December 22nd

Music in the Tasting Room with
​Marah Strickland, 4-7 pm

Marah is a solo acoustic artist who's new to the area. She comes from coastal Virginia, where she worked as a professional musician for over ten years. Playing everything from 80's feel good tunes, to modern indie there's something for everyone to enjoy. Kick back, enjoy the wine ($1 off glasses after 4 pm), and feel free to make requests!

Decmber 1st-31st

Artist of the Month-Valley Artist Association
The VAA was founded in 2006 in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, by a small group of local artists who dreamed of an art organization that would provide opportunities for education, networking, exhibiting, community outreach, and much more. 

The Valley Art Association is dedicated to promoting the visual arts in our community, encouraging the artist in everyone, and supporting working artists in skill development and the exhibit/sale of their work. They are proud to be an important link in the active arts community in the Chippewa Valley.​ It is always free to enjoy the artwork in the Crush Pad during regular business hours.


​Artist Meet & Greet, Dec. 3 from 12–2 pm.

December 1st

Jewelry Creation with Abby Lee, 6-8 pm
Wine and Jewelry! How could you get a better Friday night? Join Abby for a night of hand crafting 2-3 peices of copper jewelry for your own collection or for holiday gifts! The class is $49/person and includes instruction, supplies, snacks, and a glass of wine! All jewelry will need to be taken home for firing and finishing by Abby. It will be available for pick-up at the winery after December 17th. Call us now to reserve your spot 608-534-6456!