Daniel’s Vineyard & Winery is the Indy-area destination for delicious food, beautiful views, and amazing wine. The atmosphere at Daniel’s is perfect for an evening with family or friends. The outdoor patio with umbrella-covered tables and patio lights is a picturesque way to enjoy a glass of vino on a warm summer night. If there is a chill in the air, grab a seat surrounding the fire pit or rent an igloo in the winter months.
Did you know Daniel’s also offers a wide variety of entertainment and activities – most of which are family-friendly? While the winery is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays, the rest of the week, there is always an array of activities available that everyone in your crew will enjoy
Daniel’s Vineyard Daily Deals and Events
Wednesday is packed with deals and fun experiences! Adults can enjoy a $5 glass of wine anytime during business hours. Bring the family and enjoy half-price pizzas from 4-6 pm. Snack on charcuterie or a Greek salad while you wait for your pizza pie. Wednesday is also Trivia night at Daniel’s Vineyard, so gather your team and challenge yourselves to a test of your knowledge.
On Thursday, stock up for the weekend with BOGO bottles of wine all day. If you are not quite sure which of their vinos you prefer, start your visit with a tasting flight – just $12 for four pours of wine! Grab dinner and enjoy the beautiful sunset over the vineyard. Thursdays often feature special events and activities. On select Thursdays, you can also join Vinyasa at the Vineyard at 6 pm.
Daniel’s Vineyard also offers free, family-friendly concerts from 6-7 pm a few times throughout the summer. These are extra special, fun events for the kids with costumes, dancing, and prizes for everyone. On a few Thursdays each month, you can grab tickets for Latin dance classes. Sip some delicious Daniel’s wine, then take to the dance floor with your partner to learn the basics of Salsa, Samba, or Mamba.
Friday at Daniel’s Vineyard is full of entertainment. You’ll find free live music throughout the summer from 4-7 pm. The summer concert series is a ticketed event on most Fridays from 7-10 pm. Get there early and grab a seat under the stars to enjoy the best local bands the Indy area has to offer. Check out the summer concert series schedule and grab tickets here. Also, on most Friday evenings, guests can partake in karaoke mixed with a live DJ from 7-10 pm.
Head to Daniels on Saturday for two different live music events. Both family-friendly. Both free. Grab lunch and enjoy the afternoon show from 1-4 pm. Stay for dinner and enjoy a different band from 6-9 pm. Find the weekly lineup here.
On Sunday at Daniel’s Vineyard, you can grab unlimited mimosas from noon to 6 pm along with yummy food options and live music. Perfect for brunch with the girls! Special events often take place on Sundays as well.
Special Events Held Year-Round
Daniel’s offers other special events throughout the year as well. You can find holiday-specific events like St. Paddy’s Day parties and Easter egg hunts. Fall is one of the best times to visit Daniel’s Vineyard. They host an annual grape stomp, HalloWine Nights, a public harvest of the grapes, and so much more.
Check the website for special events like the Wine Run 5k. It’s an annual event usually held in June. This fun 5k is family (and dog) friendly, full of beautiful views and every finisher gets a medal!
Daniel’s hosts a fantastic watermelon-themed festival in August. They have watermelon slushies, family games, seed spitting, and most importantly, the Annual Watermelon Eating Contest! The little ones can partake in a kiddos-only contest first and then a separate contest is held for the adults with a Daniel’s Vineyard Prize Pack for the winner!
Throughout the year at the winery, you will find adorable, Insta-worthy photo ops. We love the vintage truck out front, the wall of wine barrels, and the plush furniture, all just perfect for posing.
Daniel’s Vineyard FAQ
Are kids always welcome?
Daniel’s Vineyard is very kid-friendly. They have outdoor games set up near the patio and a hill that kids love climbing and rolling down. You can find board games inside to occupy the older kids too.
Can I bring my dog?
Leashed dogs are welcome at Daniel’s vineyard. You may even spot the family pup lounging around the winery.
Can I rent event space?
You may notice how a few of these events overlap or are scheduled at the same time on the same day. Daniel’s Vineyard is a huge place. They have 22 acres of vineyard and a beautiful building for hosting all these fun events. The upper and lower ballrooms, the tasting room, the patio, and the veranda are all suitable spaces for their events even at the same time. The rental space can hold up to 275 guests so it’s a perfect spot for your special event too! If you’re lucky, you may catch a glimpse of a blushing bride or promgoers all gussied up. Check Daniel’s Vineyard’s website for more information on space rental.
Do they offer a loyalty program?
The Cellar Club offers special perks like bottles of wine, exclusive events, and discount concert tickets. It’s a great value for anyone who frequents the winery.
Grab your girlfriends, your work buddies, or your entire family and spend the day at Daniel’s Vineyard & Winery.
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9061 N. Carroll Rd.
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