Breweries, Wineries, and Tasting Rooms

Looking for a place to sit down and enjoy some handcrafted beverages? Look no further, as Michigan is becoming a hotspot for local craft wines and beers. While some of these locations have a bit of a drive, Northern Michigan has plenty of variety to offer.

Big Buck Brewery

Big Buck Brewery

Known for their small-batch brews with a big taste, this brewery offers not only delicious drinks, but a variety of different food as well. They often have live music performances, so check their website to see what`s scheduled. Open daily from 11 am -2 pm and 4 pm - 8 pm.
Location: 550 S Wisconsin Ave, Gaylord, MI 49735
Phone: 989-448-7072
Boyne Valley Vineyards

Boyne Valley Vineyards

While it is a small drive from Gaylord, this is a beautiful vineyard local to Petoskey. They are family-owned and operated, and strive to bring to life a line of wines that everyone can enjoy. They are also offering hard cider, charcuterie platters, and more. Their tasting room is operating at 25% indoor capacity. Wine tastings will be offered on all days except Saturdays. On Saturdays, wine will be served by the glass only.
Location: 05325 US 131 S Petoskey, MI 49770
Phone: 231-373-2090
Seasons of the North

Seasons of the North

Seasons of the North Winery offers several wines made from premium hybrid grapes designed to thrive in Northern Michigan. Their wines offer intriguing flavors that reflect our area`s unique growing climate. They are located about 30 minutes away, just off the shores of Burt Lake, only minutes from I-75.
Location: 9090 Michigan 68 Hwy Indian River, Michigan 49706
Phone: (231) 548-1280
The Rusty Pelican

The Rusty Pelican

Located right in Gaylord, The Rusty Pelican offers a fine selection of handcrafted wine, foods and beverages. You and your friends can sample some of the most awarded fruit wine in the world. Sample local wines and munch on bar snacks. Their tasting room offers over 80 different wines in rotation.
Location: 240 W Main St Gaylord, MI, 49735-1347
Phone: 989-448-8697
Tap Room 32

Tap Room 32

Beautiful bar and grille located in downtown Gaylord. The Tap Room offers a variety of food and drink options in a relaxed setting. Stop in to experience chef-driven cuisine with hand-crafted cocktails, an extensive wine list, and a variety of microbrews. There is sure to be something for everyone. Happy hour is Tuesdays - Thursdays from 4pm - 6pm. Hours: Tuesday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm. Closed Sundays & Mondays.
Location: 140 W Main St, Gaylord, MI 49735
Phone: 989-748-8552
Snowbelt Brewing Co.

Snowbelt Brewing Co.

Four seasons brewery in the heart of Downtown Gaylord. Food, brews, and fun for the whole family - and with unique food choices like adult-grilled cheese, loaded waffles, and more - this small town brewing company is serving up some great flavor. Their hand-crafted brews are sure to please. Hours are Wednesday - Sunday: 12PM - 7PM. Closed on Monday & Tuesday.
Location: 132 W Main St. Gaylord, MI 49735
Phone: 989-448-7077