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Tasting Room Hours: 10 am - 5 pm on Monday-Thursday; 10 am - 8 pm on Friday and Saturday; 11 am - 5 pm on Sunday



MAY


Live Music at the Tasting Room - Steve Sharp
May 7, 4:30-7:30 pm

Wine on the Fox Festival wine on the fox
May 7, 11 am - 8 pm, and May 8, 12 - 6 pm, Hudson Crossing Park, Oswego  
Sample award-winning Illinois wines, including some of your favorites from AHW and ISC, while enjoying live entertainment and delicious local fare. Wine Tasting is $15 per day for a souvenir wine glass, a wristband and 5 tasting tickets. An Advanced Two-Day Pass may be purchased for $25, which includes a souvenir wine glass and 20 tasting tickets (10 per day). Available at Oswego Village Hall. Visit wineonthefox.com for more info. 


Mimosas for Mother's Day 
May 8, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Happy Mother's Day to all the special moms out there. Bring your Mom to the Tasting Room on Mother's Day and she will receive a mimosa to celebrate the day. Also, from 11 am - 3 pm, April Mehta will be here with her line of Seacret's Collection skincare products, just for moms. You can try out salt and oil scrubs, moisturizers, or even a magnetic mud mask! All for free. And she is giving away free samples too. 

 

Ultimate Tasting
May 8, Tasting Room
We are now offering Ultimate Tastings every Sunday. Discover the joys of wine through an incredible tasting experience for your senses; see, smell and taste how a glass affects wine and uncover the secrets of food and wine pairings. $20 per person. Tasting time slots: 11 am, 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm. Call the Tasting Room at 815-667-5211 to reserve your spot.

National Moscato Day
May 9

Insider Wine Club Will Call Weekend
May 13, 4-7 pm, and May 14, 3-7 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Insiders can enjoy a special pairing and live music on both days. Will Call members can pick up their orders beginning on Friday.  The Lounge is reserved for Insiders only during these events. Live music by Buddy Blomquist on Friday and Darrell Data on Saturday. 

Ultimate Tasting

May 15, Tasting Room
We are now offering Ultimate Tastings every Sunday. Discover the joys of wine through an incredible tasting experience for your senses; see, smell and taste how a glass affects wine and uncover the secrets of food and wine pairings. $20 per person. Tasting time slots: 11 am, 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm. Call the Tasting Room at 815-667-5211 to reserve your spot.

SOLD OUT!  Coloring & Wine
May 19, 5-7 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
You may have heard that coloring can be good for adults, mainly for its de-stressing powers. Join us for two de-stressing activities - coloring and wine! $20 for coloring book, colored pencils, and a glass of wine. Call the Tasting Room at 815-667-5211 to reserve your spot today. 


Live Music at the Tasting Room - Jeff Kagay
May 21, 4:30-7:30 pm

Ultimate Tasting
May 22, Tasting Room
We are now offering Ultimate Tastings every Sunday. Discover the joys of wine through an incredible tasting experience for your senses; see, smell and taste how a glass affects wine and uncover the secrets of food and wine pairings. $20 per person. Tasting time slots: 11 am, 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm. Call the Tasting Room at 815-667-5211 to reserve your spot.

Live Music at the Tasting Room - Chad Link
May 28, 4:30-7:30 pm

Illinois Products Farmers' Market -
May 26, 4-7 pm, Illinois State Fairgrounds, Springfield
Come to this great Farmers' Market where you can find local products and enjoy AHW wines by the taste, glass or bottle while listening to live music at the "Illinois Wine Garden."

Uncork Illinois! Festival
May 28, 1-9 pm, Marion St. & North Blvd., Oak Park
We are pouring AHW and ISC wines at this fun outdoor festival which features wines from 15 Illinois wineries. Come and taste some great Illinois wines and listen to live jazz music. Click here for more information or to order tickets (ticketing opening soon). 

Ultimate Tasting

May 29, Tasting Room
We are now offering Ultimate Tastings every Sunday. Discover the joys of wine through an incredible tasting experience for your senses; see, smell and taste how a glass affects wine and uncover the secrets of food and wine pairings. $20 per person. Tasting time slots: 11 am, 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm. Call the Tasting Room at 815-667-5211 to reserve your spot.

 

June

Live Music at the Tasting Room
June 4, 4:30-7:30 pm

Ultimate Tasting
June 5, Tasting Room
Discover the joys of wine through an incredible tasting experience for your senses; see, smell and taste how a glass affects wine and uncover the secrets of food and wine pairings. $20 per person. Tasting time slots: 11 am, 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm. Call the Tasting Room at 815-667-5211 to reserve your spot.

Ottawa 2 Rivers Wine Fest
June 10-12, Ottawa Visitor Center 
AHW and ISC are both pouring at this wine fest. Enjoy wine from 20 Illinois wineries as well as lobster (fresh from Maine) and the smooth sounds of jazz. For more info or to order tickets (lobster must be pre-ordered online), visit  ottawa2riverswinefest.com.

Utica Garden Fair
June 11, 9 am-4pm and June 12, 9 am- 3 pm, Downtown Utica
Come to Utica for the 14th annual garden walk, fair, and plant sale. Check out the huge variety of plants for sale and get some gardening tips from the Utica Garden Club. Then stop by the Tasting Room to relax on the patio and enjoy a glass of your favorite wine or an August Hill chill. Enjoy live music from 4:30-7:30 pm. For more info, visit uticagardenclub.org.

Live Music at the Tasting Room

June 11, 4:30-7:30 pm

Ultimate Tasting
June 12, Tasting Room
Discover the joys of wine through an incredible tasting experience for your senses; see, smell and taste how a glass affects wine and uncover the secrets of food and wine pairings. $20 per person. Tasting time slots: 11 am, 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm. Call the Tasting Room at 815-667-5211 to reserve your spot.

Live Music at the Tasting Room
June 18, 4:30-7:30 pm

Father's Day Special
June 19, AHW/ISC Tasting Room

Happy Father's Day to all the great dads out there. Bring your Dad to the Tasting Room on Father's Day and he will receive a special treat to celebrate the day.

Ultimate Tasting
June 19, Tasting Room
Discover the joys of wine through an incredible tasting experience for your senses; see, smell and taste how a glass affects wine and uncover the secrets of food and wine pairings. $20 per person. Tasting time slots: 11 am, 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm. Call the Tasting Room at 815-667-5211 to reserve your spot.

Live Music at the Tasting Room
June 25, 4:30-7:30 pm

Corkless in Galena
June 25, noon-7 pm, Depot Park, Galena 
Enjoy wines from 10 wineries from northern Illinois, including some of your favorites from August Hill. There will also be live music, light snacks, and an art show at the festival Buy your Tasting Package in advance for 15% savings. Tasting Package includes: 2 Admission Tickets, 10 Tasting Tickets, 2 Festival Wine Glasses, and 2 Raffle Tickets Cost is $27.00 ($35 value). Admission at the door is $5 and tasting tickets are $1 each.

Ultimate Tasting

June 26, Tasting Room
Discover the joys of wine through an incredible tasting experience for your senses; see, smell and taste how a glass affects wine and uncover the secrets of food and wine pairings. $20 per person. Tasting time slots: 11 am, 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm, and 3:30 pm. Call the Tasting Room at 815-667-5211 to reserve your spot.


July

Utica Fireworks
July 2

Illinois Products Farmers' Market  

July 7, 4-7 pm, Illinois State Fairgrounds, Springfield 
Find local products and enjoy AHW wines by the taste, glass or bottle while listening to live music at the "Illinois Wine Garden." 

Insider Wine Club Will Call Weekend
July 15, 4-7 pm, and July 16, 3-7 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Insiders can enjoy a special pairing and live music on both days. Will Call members can pick up their orders beginning on Friday.  The Lounge is reserved for Insiders only during these events.

 

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September

Insider Wine Club Will Call Weekend
September 9, 4-7 pm, and September 10, 3-7 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Insiders can enjoy a special pairing and live music on both days. Will Call members can pick up their orders beginning on Friday.  The Lounge is reserved for Insiders only during these events.

Kick-off Celebration for Vintage Illinois
September 16, 4:30-7:30 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Help us kick off the Vintage Illinois weekend at the Tasting Room. Enjoy live music by Greg Wolf while sipping a glass of your favorite wine.

Vintage Illinois Festival
September 17-18, 11am-6pm on Saturday;
12-5pm on Sunday, Matthiessen State Park, Utica 

Taste wines from 27 Illinois wineries, including your favorites from August Hill Winery and Illinois Sparkling Co., while listening to live music in this beautiful Matthiessen Park setting. Visit vintageillinois.com for additional information or to order your tickets. 

 

October

Angel of Hopefest
October 2, AHW/ISC Tasting Room

Burgoo Festival
October 8-9, Utica

Fall Colors Weekend
October 22-23

 

November

Veteran's Day Parade
November 6, Utica

Insider Wine Club Will Call Weekend
November 11, 4-7 pm, and November 12, 3-7 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Insiders can enjoy a special pairing and live music on both days. Will Call members can pick up their orders beginning on Friday.  The Lounge is reserved for Insiders only during these events.

 

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