After a two-year hiatus, the Leland Wine and Food Festival is back and better than ever! Enjoy tasting local award-winning wines from 13 Leelanau Peninsula wineries & 1 local brewery and delicious specialties from several local food vendors in the heart of Leelanau County. See full list of participants below.
Leland Wine and Food Festival with a Twist!
Due to continuing construction in the Leland Harbor and Fishtown, the 35th Leland Wine and Food Festival will take place at The Leland Lodge, just up the hill from Main St. 5-Ton Tours will be offering rides to and from Leland to The Lodge throughout the duration of the festival to ensure party-goers can easily access local shops and attractions. Many thanks to both the Leland Lodge and 5-Ton Tours for making this event possible.
Come and Go Entry
Our 'Come & Go' re-entry wristbands allow you to explore our beaches, unique shops, galleries, and Historic Fishtown, and then return for more festival fun – as often as you like! Non-stop live music provides a lively backdrop for the festival. Bands will be announced in the spring.
Adults - $30 advance and $40 at the at event. Tickets include a commemorative glass & two wine tasting tokens
Tickets sold the week of the festival are Will Call only
Additional tasting tokens are $3 each sold within the festival
You Must be 21 years of age to purchase and consume alcohol. Non-alcoholic beverages are available to purchase
Covid 19 Policy
The Leland Chamber of Commerce believes that the safety and health of all of our participants, volunteers, and staff members is a top priority. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we have instituted protective procedures and policies as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the MDHHS, and the Leelanau County Health Department. However, no health and safety policies, assessments, precautions, and/or protocols that will be implemented from time to time by local, state, and federal governmental agencies can eliminate the risk of exposure to COVID-19. Because festival events are open for other individuals, ticket holder hereby knowingly, voluntarily, and irrevocably assumes all of the risks, hazards, and dangers related to participation at the Leland Wine and Food Festival, and waives, releases, and discharges, the Leland Chamber of Commerce, and its volunteers, vendors, organizers, or affiliates, from any and all claims arising or in relation to the risk of exposure to communicable diseases.
1. The following items are NOT allowed inside the Leland Wine and Food Festival:
2. You must be 21 to consume alcohol.
3. We do not recommend bringing children to the festival.
4. Any non-drinkers or people under the age of 21 will be charged $10 for admission at the gate.
5. Extra drink tokens will be sold inside the gate. Pricing is as follows:
6. All food and beer must be purchased with cash
7. There will be no entry to the Leland Lodge from the festival area.
All proceeds from the festival are used by the Leland Chamber of Commerce for community beautification projects and visitor information tools. Thank you for your support!