Experience Day Trips

& Weekend Getaways

Explore the many facets North Texas Wine Country has to offer.


Mix and Match these day trips for a weekend away or your own custom wine trail!

Visit our many North Texas Wineries that are each as unique as the men and women who willed them into being.

Texans have always been known to blaze their own trails and the Texas Wine Industry is no different.  We have our larger-than-life personalities and a few characters too.  Every winery is distinctive.  Some may choose to grow local grapes, others utilize the grapes of the Texas High Plains and well beyond.  The vast majority of wines are created from grapes, but some tinker with the wide array of fruits and nuts that are allowed in Texas winemaking.  We have cider masters, cellar masters, creative viticulturists (growers), and brilliant vintners (winemakers).  Many paths lead people to winemaking…and Texas is pioneering the next great wine country right here.

North Texas Wine Country spans 22 counties and every winery is within an afternoon’s drive from Dallas/Forth Worth Metroplex.  Find the inspiration that fits your mood.

Saint Jo & Muenster Getaway

Getaway to the lush, rolling hills of the Red River Valley, taking in some of the most dramatic scenery in North Texas. St. Jo is linked in history to the greatest migration of livestock in world history, making famous the image of the American cowboy and life on the wide-open range. Muenster is known for German heritage, festivals, antiques, Bed & Breakfasts – and now Wineries – Muenster is a travel adventurer’s favorite. This trip features 4R Ranch, Arché Winery, and Blue Ostrich.

Lake Texoma

Up along the Red River, closer to I-35E, start with Deschain Cellars. Head East on 82 and turn North on 377 to find Fitzel Winery with food trucks and rustic accommodations. This is a great central route to join with Saint Jo/Muenster to the West or Denison/Sherman to the East.

Thomas Volney Munson

Thomas Volney (TV) Munson (1843–1913), hometown hero of Denison, Texas, was instrumental in saving the wine industry. This itinerary features Hidden Hangar and Homestead Wineries in and around Denison as well as Wall Street Winery and Rio to Red Winery in Sherman. Continue west on 82 to visit Neighbors Place Winery in downtown Bonham.

Wines of Celina and Van Alstyne

Celina and Van Alstyne are easy to get to from around DFW and offer a lovely balance of urban wineries in Historic Downtown areas as well as country destinations surrounded by vines. Venture out to Eden Hill Winery and Vineyard, stop by Cooley Bay for a modern vibe then head to downtown Celina to enjoy Valley Vines Tasting Room.

Historic McKinney Square

McKinney has one of the oldest thriving historic downtowns in Texas. The downtown commercial district offers more than 120 unique shops and over two dozen restaurants. Art galleries, furniture stores, antique, gift and home décor shops and apparel boutiques offer treasures for your shopping pleasure. You can enjoy the 4R Tasting Room, Lone Star Cellars and Landon Winery right on the Square.

Farmersville and Greenville

Heading east  from Mckinney on the 380, just past Lavon Lake, is the charming town of Farmersville, outside of which you will find Cedar Hollow winery. Continue on to Greenville to explore Landon wineries production facility in downtown Greenville.

Lake Ray Roberts

Two beautiful wineries are located around Lake Ray Roberts. Spend the day enjoying the scenery and the wines to taste at  Firelight Winery & Vineyards and Edge of the Lake Vineyards. On your way back to the City, stop in at Larue Winery at 121 and I-35E.

Lake Lewisville

Scenic Fortunata Winery is near 377 and 380. Enjoy the beautiful winery grounds and tasty wines. You’ll see why people come here for weddings and events! Heading down I-35E back into the City, stop in at urban Larue Winery. Another option is to connect to the Celina route.

North and East of Lake Ray Hubbard

Start with an urban winery at Landon Wylie, then head out to VineCrafters – a Texas boutique winery – before continuing on to Rosini Vineyards for an Italian Villa and patio with water features.

Out West

Looking for a leisurely drive out of the city? Our wineries to the west offer beautiful sunsets, wild horses and gorgeous landscape – not to mention memorable wines and ciders. OG Cellars and Marker Cellars are waiting to greet you!

Many Sites of Landon Winery

Landon Wineries has built its wineries and its brand over the past 20 years. Landon now has five wineries across the Metroplex and each has its own distinct personality while presenting consistency in quality. From West to East: Landon Grapevine, Landon at The Sound, Landon McKinney, Landon Wylie and Landon Greenville.

Grapevine & Beyond

Heading to the Mid-Cities? Start in Grapevine with Landon Winery and Bingham Winery – two names in Texas wines as big as the state. Next, head West on Southlake Boulevard to Two Brothers Winery or South on 121 to Silver Dollar Winery. Or…head East to Landon Coppell

South of Fort Worth

Start your day at Lost Oak Winery in Burleson. Enjoy the wine, the patio, the vineyards, the walking/biking trails… Headed North? Stop along 121 and connect to the Grapevine & Beyond route. Heading East? Connect to our South of the DFW Metroplex route.

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