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Tasting Room hours: 10 am-8 pm on Friday & Saturday; 11 am-5 pm on Sunday; and 10 am-5 pm, Monday-Thursday.  Closed New Year's Day.   

SEPTEMBER

Savour
September 4, 6-9:30 pm, Buckingham Fountain, Chicago
We are pouring Illinois Sparkling Co. bubbly at this exciting event which will feature alumni of the legendary Charlie Trotter’s restaurant, culinary colleagues and supporters of the Grant Park Conservancy who will showcase inspired cuisine, artisanal wines, innovative brews and craft cocktails, along with live entertainment. Visit www.savour.eventbrite.com to check out the amazing list of chefs and other participants and order your tickets. Tickets are $150/person and proceeds benefit The Trotter Project and Grant Park Conservatory.   (Ticket prices go up after Sept. 1).

The Promenade Bolingbrook Farmers Market 
September 4, 4-8 pm, The Promenade, 631 E. Boughton Rd., Bolingbrook
Join us at this Farmers Market for a glass or bottle of your favorite AHW wine. Check out the wide variety of vendors including fresh fruit and vegetables, baked goods, meats, herbs, and more. And, of course, there is some great shopping nearby too! 


Live Music on the Patio - Hit 'n Miss
September 6, 4:30-7:30 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Relax with a glass of your favorite wine or an August Hill Chill, and enjoy the great music!

"Jazz'n in the Street"
September 6, 4-10 pm, First Street, LaSalle
Enjoy some of your favorite wines while listening to live jazz music. Visitors can shop one-of-a-kind, handcrafted, items directly from the artists, enjoy food, and sip locally-crafted wines and upscale microbrew beers. Wine is available by the taste, glass or bottle.  Click here for more information. 

Artisan Market at Hornbaker Gardens
September 6, 10 am - 4 pm, Hornbaker Gardens, 22937 1140 N. Ave., Princeton
Enjoy some of your favorite August Hill wines in this beautiful country setting and enjoy an art market with over 20 artists, delicious home-baked items, live music, Kramer's Kitchen food truck, fresh-picked local produce, and more.

Utica Art Fair
September 7, Downtown Utica
In addition to the beautiful art available in our Tasting Room, there will be amazing artwork on display throughout Utica! Local artists will have their works set up in front of Mill Street business and also in The Willows parkling lot.

Live music on Mill Street and by The Willows! Food available at local businesses. And their are even activities for kids.

A
nd of course, there will be plenty of wine available at our Tasting Room. Stop by for a tasting, a glass, or a bottle to share with friends.

The Canal Street Antique/Flea Market and a Car Show are also happening in Utica today from 8 am - 5 pm.

There's plenty for all to do today; come to Utica!

 

Wine Tasting & Cooking Class
September 11, 5:30-7:30 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Join us for a cooking class with Chef Rina. This month's theme is fresh produce - we are going to make a fruit salsa, a tomato salsa, and fish tacos. Learn some new cooking skills and savor your creations paired with August Hill and Illinois Sparkling Co. wines. Click here to sign up today! (*Please note that cancellations need to be requested at least 48 hours prior to event in order to receive refund.*)

The Promenade Bolingbrook Farmers Market 
September 11, 4-8 pm, The Promenade, 631 E. Boughton Rd., Bolingbrook
Join us at this Farmers Market for a glass or bottle of your favorite AHW wine. Check out the wide variety of vendors including fresh fruit and vegetables, baked goods, meats, herbs, and more. And, of course, there is some great shopping nearby too! 

Fall Artisan Event 
September 12, 5-8 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Creative local artists and live music on the patio - all in one great event. Join us for the Artisan Showcase and meet the Illinois artisans who will have their art on display in our Tasting Room from September through December. Our featured artists are: Rob Pierson, Photography; Holly Butlett, Watercolor; Stephanie King, Jewelry; Lawrence Baxter, Wire Tree Sculpture; and Ricky Traughber, Ceramics.  Live music by Al & Jeannie Brown 
on the patio from 5-8 pm. Click here for more info on the artists. 
 

INSIDER WINE CLUB MEMBERS WILL CALL WEEKEND 
Instead of just one special day for our Insiders, we're celebrating at the Tasting Room the entire weekend! Will Call members can pick up their wines beginning Friday, September 12.

Fall Artisan Event & Music on the Patio - Friday, September 12, 5-8 pm
Creative local artists and live music - all in one great event. Live music by Al & Jeannie Brown.

Insider Will Call Event - Saturday, September 13, 4-7 pm 
The patio is open to Insiders only on this night. Snack on a delicious pairing and listen to live music by Jeff Manfredini.

Salsa & Stereo Sunday - Sunday, September 14, 1-4 pm  
Insiders can enjoy Mexican music on the patio by Antonio Castillo, chips and homemade salsa, and a taste of Illinois Sparkling Co. Stereo. 

Not a wine club member? Insider's Wine Club members enjoy bi-monthly automatic shipments of AHW and/or ISC wines chosen by the winemaker; they also receive special discounts and benefits. Stop by the Tasting Room or sign up online today!







 

The Promenade Bolingbrook Farmers Market 
September 18, 4-8 pm, The Promenade, 631 E. Boughton Rd., Bolingbrook
Join us at this Farmers Market for a glass or bottle of your favorite AHW wine. Check out the wide variety of vendors including fresh fruit and vegetables, baked goods, meats, herbs, and more. And, of course, there is some great shopping nearby too! 

Kickoff Celebration for Vintage Illinois
September 19, 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 Todd Witek and a glass of your favorite wine.

Patio closed after 5 pm - September 20
The Tasting Room will be open all day today; however, the patio will close at 5 pm for a private event. 

Vintage Illinois Festival
September 20-21, 11 am-6 pm Saturday; 12-5 pm Sunday, Matthiessen State Park, Utica
Taste wines from 28 Illinois wineries while listening to live music in this beautiful Starved Rock setting. Visit www.vintageillinois.com for additional information.


Live Music on the Patio - Kevin Kramer
September 27, 4:30-7:30 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room

 

OCTOBER

Live Music on the Patio - Jeff Kagay
October 4, 4:30-7:30 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Join us for live music on the patio, every Saturday in October. Relax with a glass of your favorite wine and enjoy the great music!

Angel of Hope Event
October 5, AHW/ISC Tasting Room

Live Music on the Patio - Katie Belle

October 11, 4:30-7:30 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Relax with a glass of your favorite wine and enjoy the great music!

Utica Fire Protection Car Show/Cruise
October 11 (rain date is Oct. 18), 3-9 pm, Mill and Grove St.
Come and check out some cool cars and buy a raffle ticket or two to support a good cause - the Utica Fire Protection. And then cruise on over to the Tasting Room to enjoy a glass of wine and live music on our patio from 4:30-7:30.


Burgoo Festival
October 12, Downtown Utica
Stop by the Tasting Room while you are in town for the Burgoo Festival and enjoy a glass of AHW or ISC wine.


Live Music on the Patio - Ric Soens
October 18, 4:30-7:30 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Relax with a glass of your favorite wine and enjoy the great music!

Girls Night Out 
October 24, 5-8 pm - AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Join us at the Tasting Room and treat yourself to a special fun-filled evening for the girls! Live music by Benny Davis from 4:30-7:30 pm. More details to follow.


Live Music on the Patio - Double Dave Trio
October 25, 4:30-7:30 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room
Relax with a glass of your favorite wine and enjoy the great music!

 

NOVEMBER

Insider's Will Call Event 
November 15, 3-7 pm, AHW/ISC Tasting Room 
Our Insider's Wine Club Members are invited to join us for will call night on the patio. Will Call members can pick up their November shipment too! Not a wine club member? Insider's Wine Club members enjoy bi-monthly automatic shipments of AHW and/or ISC wines chosen by the winemaker; they also receive special discounts and benefits. Stop by the Tasting Room or sign up online today! 

A Very Brady Murder Dinner Show
November 22, 5:30 pm, AHW/ISC Winery & Caves
The Brady Bunch may live forever in TV reruns, but somebody is trying to get rid of those Brady kids one by one. Can you figure it out before the Bunch gets "canceled"? Is it over-worked Alice? Sam the Butcher? Jealous Jan? The person sitting right next to you? And will you ever get that theme song out of your head? Join Mike, Carol, the kids, and other fan favorites as they try to figure out who done it.  Click here for the details on this exciting dinner show. 

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