Join Our Wine Club

Become a part of the Aurora Cellars family and enjoy exclusive access to innovative wines that continue to advance the Leelanau Peninsula cool climate wine movement. We have two tiers of clubs, each offering different benefits and options, but both providing members with savings on wine purchases, access to exclusive wines, and priority invitations to special events.  Members receive two wine allocations per year, Spring and Fall. Review the benefits of each club tier and determine which is right for you!

Become a part of the Aurora Cellars family and enjoy exclusive access to innovative wines that continue to advance the Leelanau Peninsula cool climate wine movement. We have two tiers of clubs, each offering different benefits and options, but both providing members with savings on wine purchases, access to exclusive wines, and priority invitations to special events.  Members receive two wine allocations per year, Spring and Fall. Review the benefits of each club tier and determine which is right for you!

The Somm

6 Bottles

  • 15% off of all wine purchased
  • Free wine tasting for wine club member + guest
  • Exclusive invites to wine club member events
  • Reduced club member pricing on general tasting room events
  • Invites to member only pick-up parties
  • Access to Pre-Release wines for purchase and tasting in tasting room.
“…I stopped here on a wine tour this summer and it was my favorite stop. The women pouring our tastings were so knowledgeable, the wines were delicious, and the gluten free pairing plate was great! The atmosphere is very European feeling and the location is beautiful. Highly recommend!.

-Megan M.

The Somm

Aurora Cellars Wine Trio

6 Bottles

  • 15% off of all wine purchased
  • Free wine tasting for wine club member + guest
  • Exclusive invites to wine club member events
  • Reduced club member pricing on general tasting room events
  • Invites to member only pick-up parties
  • Access to Pre-Release wines for purchase and tasting in tasting room.
“…I stopped here on a wine tour this summer and it was my favorite stop. The women pouring our tastings were so knowledgeable, the wines were delicious, and the gluten free pairing plate was great! The atmosphere is very European feeling and the location is beautiful. Highly recommend!.

-Megan M.

The Proprietor

12 Bottles

  • 25% off all wine purchased
  • Free wine tasting for wine club member + three additional guests
  • 25% off glass pours
  • Exclusive invites to member only pick-up parties
  • Access to Pre-Release wines for purchase and tasting in the tasting room
“Aurora’s pastoral setting and their remarkable hospitality would have been enough for me to become a wine club member, but the wine surprised me. Admittedly, I had written Michigan off when it comes to red wines, but Aurora’s wine maker brings a European style that is intriguing.”

-Michael K.

The Proprietor

Aurora Cellars Wine Glasses

12 Bottles

  • 25% off all wine purchased
  • Free wine tasting for wine club member + three additional guests
  • 25% off class pours
  • Exclusive invites to member only pick-up parties
  • Access to Pre-Release wines for purchase and tasting in the tasting room
“Aurora’s pastoral setting and their remarkable hospitality would have been enough for me to become a wine club member, but the wine surprised me. Admittedly, I had written Michigan off when it comes to red wines, but Aurora’s wine maker brings a European style that is intriguing.”

-Michael K.

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Become A Member

Simply make your selection above and provide the required information to become an Aurora Cellars wine club member. If you would simply like more information about our wine and membership details, email us at wineclub@auroracellars.com.

 

What to Expect

In April and September, the winemaker’s selections of wines will be announced  — you will have the opportunity to modify the wine selections for your shipments if you prefer. You can let us know if you will be picking up your wines or if you would prefer to have them shipped to you.

Quotation Marks

Great wine, beautiful place! We have toured the peninsula for three years straight and Aurora is always one of our favorite stops, if not #1. Can’t wait to get back there soon and glad to be a part of your wine club!

-DavidQuotation Marks

Quotation Marks

This was my favorite winery on the winery tour I took in the area. The people were so nice and the view sitting outside enjoying a glass of wine was great! Great experience overall.

-TrishaQuotation Marks

Quotation Marks

My favorite white wines in the Leelanau Peninsula! And their ciders are a wonderful addition. Something for everyone!

-BethQuotation Marks

Quotation Marks

Absolutely picturesque! The farmhouse is beautiful.

-AdrienneQuotation Marks

Quotation Marks

The views are gorgeous, the place is a class act and the wine is YUMMY!

-LindseyQuotation Marks

Quotation Marks

This property is a perfect mix of charm and elegance.

-TuesdayQuotation Marks

Aurora Cellars Wine Trio
Aurora Brut Sparkling Wine

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Award Winning Wines

 

Aurora Cellars is a full production boutique winery with old world charm nestled in the heart of the Leelanau Peninsula. We’re proud to offer our award-winning wines from grapes grown throughout the peninsula along with epicurean small plates sourced locally to complement your wine tasting experience. Aurora Cellars is known for its welcoming atmosphere and knowledgeable staff. This ensures the rich treasures of this Estate can be savored and enjoyed in our European styled tasting room or on the patio overlooking the vineyard with a picturesque vista! The Estate transcends into the perfect setting for weddings and specials events of all kinds.

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Award Winning Wines

We’re proud to offer our award-winning wines from grapes grown throughout the peninsula along with epicurean small plates sourced locally to complement your wine tasting experience.

FAQ’s

Is there a fee to join?

There is no fee to join. Your benefits begin as soon as you sign up. If you cancel before you receive your second required club allocation, you will be charged a $75 fee.

How do I join?

You can join in person at the winery, online, or by calling us at (231) 994-3188.

How much does it cost to join?

There is no charge to join. We will keep your credit card information on file, and you will be charged twice a year for your allocation.

How often do we receive allocations?

Wine Club allocations are available twice a year, in mid to late April and late September. Please call us to give the gift of membership (231) 994-3188 ext. 4.

Can I give a Wine Club membership as a gift?
Yes. Please call us at (231) 403-0593 if you wish to do so.
How do you communicate with me about my Wine Club?

All communication about your membership is conducted via email. Please make sure we have your correct email address on file as this is how we notify we you about upcoming orders, charges, allocation availability, shipping dates, and more. Please login to your account to update your email address on file.

What happens if I decide to cancel?

As membership benefits begin immediately (including free tastings and discounts), members wishing to cancel their membership before their second required allocation, you will be charged a $75 cancellation fee.

Allocations processed prior to the cancellation date are nonrefundable, even if not yet received. Once the membership is cancelled, all membership benefits will end.

After you receive your second allocation you may cancel at any time with no cancellation fees by calling (231) 994-3188 ext. 4 or by email at wineclub@auroracellars.com

Can I choose what wines I would like in my club allocation?

Yes.  You may choose the wines you would like to receive. We will notify you 10-12 days prior to the club allocation period. You are able to change the wines in your allocation within your account.  Wine Club allocations are chosen based on availability and release dates.  Allocations may include club exclusives and pre-released wines.

What is my discount off wine purchases?

Somm members receive 15% on all wine purchases.

Proprietor Members receive 25% on all wine purchases.

What if I can't be home for the delivery - can you ship to my place of work?

Yes. If possible, Aurora Cellars recommends shipping to a business address for prompt delivery.

UPS cannot deliver wine to PO boxes nor will UPS leave packages on the doorstop.  All shipments must be signed for by someone 21 years or older. Once wine shipments leave our winery, you must contact UPS for delivery changes or issues.

What happens if I miss the delivery and the package is returned to the winery?

UPS will attempt to deliver the package two times. After the third failed attempt the order will be returned to the winery. You have the option to have the package held for pick up or reshipped for an additional fee. Please contact UPS directly for any delivery issues you may have.

What happens if I am charged for the wine, but I don't want it?

If you wish to cancel your membership and not receive the order, please contact us prior to us charging your account. Allocations processed prior to the cancellation date are nonrefundable, even if not yet received.

Can I switch from a Pickup Member to a Shipping Member?

Yes. If you need to change your Wine Club order preference from pickup to shipping, or vice versa, please login to your account and make this change before your order is charged. If you need to make a change after your order has been charged, please email wineclub@auroracellars.com.

What are the costs for shipping?

Here are the shipping rates by state for 2022. Please contact us if you do not see your state listed:

Zone 2 (Michigan)
1-3 bottles $19.40
4-6 bottles $21.28
7-12 bottles $28.87

Zone 3 (Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin)
1-3 bottles $20.25
4-6 bottles $22.59
7-12 bottles $32.12

Zone 4 (Minnesota, Maryland, New York, Missouri, Virginia)
1-3 bottles $20.68
4-6 bottles $22.99
7-12 bottles $34.23

Zone 5 (Colorado, Georgia, North Carolina)
1-3 bottles $21.47
4-6 bottles $25.03
7-12 bottles $38.01

Zone 6 (Florida)
1-3 bottles $22.14
4-6 bottles $27.81
7-12 bottles $43.29

Zone 7 (Texas, California, Arizona)
1-3 bottles $24.25
4-6 bottles $31.39
7-12 bottles $48.11

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