ANGEL CHRISTMAS MARKET IS CANCELLED COVID UPDATES 11/19/20 PLEASE READ ALL GUIDEDLINES THE SPIRT OF WINTER IS NOT CANCELED! You may still purchase admission in advance. We have just received updates from a conference call with the MN Commissioner of Agriculture. We have great news! The Spirit of Winter is OPEN for all dates as planned, but we will have to implement some changes. We will not be issuing refunds as this event is NOT CANCELED.
In appreciation of your patronage we will be giving each adult guest that attends a coupon for $5 off a wine purchase in our Wine Store or a code for use when placing an order for curbside pick-up. BEGINNING SATURDAY NOV 20th Sovereign Estate is very pleased to announce that we will be able to let our customers view our very beautiful and festive holiday event. Being so many events and restaurants are going to be closed due to COVID, we hope that this event gives you and your family the safest opportunity to share the joy of the season. We have been pivoting quickly to make this year’s show a drive-thru event with a route allowing our guests to see all the beautiful displays and enjoy wonderful synchronized holiday music and lights via FM broadcast on station 87.9 FM
Please check in at gate by showing your confirmation on your phone. Cars will be directed to follow a route around the estate at a very slow pace. No limos or tour buses will be accepted due to the space limitations of the driving area. SHOPPING IN THE WINE STORE About half-way thru the route, guests may park in LOT A and leave their cars ONLY if they choose to shop for wine and gifts in our Wine Store. You must wear a face mask when indoors. There is a limit of 10 people allowed in the store at any one time. No children in the store please. If there is a line to get in to make a purchase, please observe a 6 ft distance from next guest. We cannot open bottles and you may not consume wine or food on the property.
ORDERS FOR CURBSIDE PICK UP Guests may also choose to place orders from our online Wine Store for curbside pick-up. We have wine, apparel, gifts and some confections like prepackaged cookies and chocolate bars for sale. There is a designated parking area and marked spaces for curbside orders in LOT A. Please text us at number on coupon page with the number of your parking space so we may bring you your orders.
Outdoor portable restrooms and indoor restrooms are available.
We hope to see your smiling faces thru the windows of your car and pray that you are blessed in the holiday season.
Hours & DetailsMON: CLOSED TUE: 4:30 -8pm(private groups only) WED: 4:30–8 pm THU: 4:30–8 pm FRI: 4:30–9 pm SAT: 4:30–9 pm SUN: 4:30–8 pm THE WINERY IS CLOSED ON THANKSGIVING DAY, CHRISTMAS EVE, CHRISTMAS DAY AND NEW YEAR’S DAY. The Wine Shop is open to public without admission from 12–4 pm Tuesday–Sunday. Anyone staying after 4 pm must purchase an admission.
Check in with your paid admission at the gate and tune into 87.9 to listen to our musical presentation on your drive. The music is broadcast in speakers in the area.
Due to COVID, restrictions apply to how many guests are permitted at any one time inside the wine shop. All visitors must have a mask to enter buildings.
To purchase admission, please click a date in the calendars below.Price per person (age 5+): $7.50 Children under 5 are free
ALL GUESTS MUST PRE-PURCHASE ADMISSION ONLINE OR PAY AT GATE
Please present your printed receipt or email confirmation on phone at the gate to receive your entry badge.
Please check your spam box for the email confirmation before calling the winery.
We do not issue paper tickets.
NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES.
Anyone who purchased booth space will be refunding in the next week. Please feel free to contact me with any questions. Stay safe and we will see you in the near future.
Candy Cane Lane – A festive welcome to the winery!
Illuminated Angel Garden – Starry pathways and Angels.
Visit Santa in his sleigh on Saturdays & Sundays, 5 – 8 pm for the perfect family photo opportunity
Spirit Skate & Play Area – Deck hockey and bean bag toss. Ice rink—weather permitting. Play at your own risk.
Crystal Veranda and Patio Bar – A heated outdoor seating area. Please dress warm!
Snowman Social Club – children’s maze with Frosty & Friends.
Trellis Trail of Lights in the Vineyard – Amazing Grapes!
Snowflake Grove and Campfire – S’mores and caroling. S’more kits available in the Tasting Room. Adult supervision required.
The Manger of Bethlehem – Life-sized Crèche.
Nana’s Gingerbread House
Live Llama Petting Pen
Holly Trolley Tractor Rides
We look forward to another amazing event with Terri and Paul Savaryn at The Winery at Sovereign Estate on the shores of Lake Waconia. Please feel free to contact Sue Thompson with any questions you may have. firstname.lastname@example.org 952-240-3180