Spencer Farm has always been a popular place for families to visit for a morning or afternoon of strawberry picking. Spencer Berry Farm strawberry picking has grown to be such a popular summer activity, that often there are days that berries cannot be picked because they need time to ripen. Recently, families have enjoyed visiting Spencer Farm to select a live Christmas tree for their homes. Now, adults can enjoy the fruits of the farm at the Spencer Farm Winery.
Winery at Spencer Farm
AN 1883 farmhouse sits in front of the Spencer Farm property, right on the road. It may have gone unnoticed for decades by the thousands of visitors, but there’s no ignoring it now. The beautiful farmhouse has been restored and transformed in to the newest Indiana winery to hit the trail. Vineyards seemingly popped up overnight and surround the home and the parking lot.
A beautiful indoor area welcomes guests of all ages for games and “family wine,” a cup of grape juice. Adults gather around a tasting counter and lounge in the front window as they enjoy the red wines, white wines and fruit wines that end the bring the Spencer Farm fruit picking experience full circle.
Wine Tasting at Spencer Farm
A 5 pour tasting experience is $5 per person. Each more is one ounce. Wine can be purchased by the glass (average $6) or the bottle (average $20). Enjoy your wine inside the farmhouse, out on the patio, in the yard or take it home.
Children at Spencer Farm Winery
The big question for most of our readers is always, “Can we take our kids?” Yes, children are welcome at Spencer Farm Winery. There are non-alcoholic beverages for sale including grape juice, coined as “family wine.” There are restrooms and even a nice stack of family friendly board games!
Entertainment at Spencer Farm Winery
Spencer Farm Winery has become a fantastic venue for live music and even trivia. Now that public spaces are re-opening, Spencer Winery has entertainment back on the calendar.
Date Night at Spencer Farm Winery
The winery is a great spot for an afternoon date or even in the evening. With their nighttime hours, this is a great spot for date night in Hamilton County.
Spencer Farm Winery Hours
The winery is closed on Mondays. Hours are 3 – 9 pm Tuesday – Thursday, 3 – 10 pm Friday and Saturday and 1pm – 6 pm on Sundays.
Baby & Bridal Showers at Spencer Farm Winery
Spencer Farm Winery would be a beautiful place for your bridal shower or even a baby shower. The setting is sweet, traditional and beautiful. Private events can be scheduled on Monday nights for a very fair price and outside food is permitted.
Food at Spencer Farm Winery
Charcuterie boards are available at Spencer Farm Winery. Offerings of meat, cheese, crackers and spreads decorate a wooden board. Prices are $20 and up.
Family Friendly Wineries Near Indianapolis
Many Indy area families love exploring and trying kid-friendly wineries. Spencer Farm Winery is one of several family friendly wineries near Indianapolis. Others include Daniel’s Vineyard, Oliver Winery and Urban Vines. In our experience, each of these wineries go out of their way to be hospitable towards families with children.