Wine Trail Tour 2017

 This event is SOLD OUT

Join the Alumni Association for the Wine Trail Tour 

June 10-11! 

The Wright State University Alumni Association invites all alumni, guests, and retirees to participate in the first-ever Wine Trail Tour! This is a highly anticipated and requested event so we do expect it to sell out—so buy your tickets early! 

This Saturday-Sunday trip gives alumni and friends the opportunity to tour and taste some of the finest wines Indiana has to offer! The wineries for the 2017 Wine Trail Tour are:

  • Ertel Cellars
  • Madison Vineyards
  • Lanthier Winery
  • The Ridge Winery


Attendees will stay at the Holiday Inn Express in Carrolton, KY.  Right across the river from The Ridge Winery and Belterra Casino.  A shuttle will be available Saturday starting at 7:00 p.m. until 11:30 p.m. to take attendees from the hotel to Belterra casino for dinner on your own.

The All-Inclusive Rate Includes:

  • One night stay at the Holiday Inn Express
  • Round trip transportation from Dayton to all wineries, hotel, and casino via Croswell Motor Coach
  • Snacks on the motor coach
  • Admission to tours and tastings of four wineries
  • Lunch at Ertel Cellars Winery
  • All tips for tour guides, bus driver, and winery staff
  • Breakfast at the hotel on Sunday morning.


Single Occupancy Room:    $230.00
Double Occupancy Room:   $165.00
Triple Occupancy Room:     $150.00
Quad Occupancy Room:     $135.00

 2017 Itinerary
*All times EXCEPT departures are subject
to change.
Saturday, June 10
9:15 a.m. Depart Wright State Lot 4
11:00 a.m.
Lunch and tasting - Ertel Cellars
1:45 p.m. Tour & Tasting - Madison Vineyards
2:45 p.m. Tasting - Lanthier Winery
4:00 p.m. Tasting - The Ridge Winery
5:00 p.m. Check-in at Hotel
7:00 p.m. Dinner (on your own)
 Sunday, June 11
8:00 a.m. Breakfast at Hotel
9:30 a.m. Depart Hotel
11:30 a.m.
Arrive in Dayton

Registration for the Wine Trail Tour is on a first-come, first-serve basis. To guarantee your spot on the trip, please register by May 1, 2017. Registration will be open through May 1, based on hotel availability or once the trip has reached maximum capacity.

Cancellation Policy: Full refunds will be granted to requests made to the Office of Alumni Relations prior to April 30. 



Kathy Kuntz


Date & Location

Date: 6/10/2017 to 6/11/2017
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Indiana Wine Trail