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Happy Halloween From Old Mission Tours!

Halloween is the start of the holiday season, at least in our book! We wanted to take a second to wish you a fun, safe, and spooky Halloween this year! Northern Michigan has been treated to a simply gorgeous autumn and we've had a lot of fun making the most of it. Between the fall [...]

Fall Family Day at Rove Estate

Looking for some fall fun in Northern Michigan? Head to Rove Estates this weekend! There are few things as charming and memorable as a fall festival. Northern Michigan is full of great autumn events for the whole family! The Fall Family Day at Rove Estate is a special way to spend time together, with something [...]

Tastes of the Season: Jamaican-Style Pumpkin Soup

Autumn offers a new plethora of flavors, and we love mixing the tastes of the season with the wines we enjoy year-round! As Northern Michigan moves deep into October, the many vegetables and seasonal offerings burst into farmer's markets and onto our plates. It's a thrill and a welcome challenge to make the most of [...]

Live Music At Bonobo Winery

Brett Mitchell, local musician. Traverse City's live music scene boasts a new venue that offers the beauty of Old Mission Peninsula as a backdrop! Located near the center of Old Mission, Bonobo Winery has quickly grown into a staple stop for Old Mission Tours and wine lovers from all over. Their diverse and [...]

2017 Harvest Looking Great In Northern Michigan

The harvest is looking full and healthy in Northern Michigan, and it's the perfect time to come see the full vines for yourself. It's nearly harvest time in Leelanau County and Old Mission Peninsula. As regular travelers along the busy, beautiful corridors of both wine trails, we're very lucky to the vineyards go from brown and [...]

Mulled Wine Season In Northern Michigan

Mulled wine combines the tastes of the season with a warming touch we love having any excuse to drink. While the current weather is amazing, chilly nights and even frosty mornings aren't far away. Mulled wine is a seasonal staple around the world, and in Northern Michigan, it's as sure as a sign of autumn [...]

Fall Colors On The Way In Northern Michigan

The only way to make a beer or wine tour in Northern Michigan even better is to enjoy it with beautiful fall colors serving as your backdrop! We've rolled right through Labor Day, and the next big date on the calendar is a bit less set in stone. Fall colors are coming! Just when they'll [...]