Snus News August 2017

Tropical Party with Tropical Steel

Sunday, August 6th 2-5pm 

Please join us on our lawn for our annual Tropical Party! Tropical Steel Caribbean Steel band will play their “sweet island sounds” from 2-5pm.  Let them sweep you off to the islands with their collection of energetic and soothing sound of Caribbean and Latin music featuring Calypso, Soca, Rock, Reggae and Cha Cha.  Ricos Tacos food truck will serve their authentic mexican cuisine. There is no price for admission to this family friendly event.

Creative Spirits Geo Tiles

Thursday, August 17th 6:30-8:30pm $35

Creative Spirits is hosting another fun painting event Thurs. Aug. 17th at 6:30pm at Snus Hill Winery.  Call your friends and family for an afternoon of painting. Our artist will walk you through each step making it fun and easy to create your “masterpiece”. Customize with your color choices!  Please arrive 15-20 minutes prior to start time to check in, find a seat and choose your paint colors. HAPPY PAINTING!  To register: Creative Spirits

Saturday Summer Trivia

Saturday, August 19th 2-5pm

Jimmy Olsen is back Saturday, August 19th for another trivia afternoon.  Gather your smartest friends for a chance to win prizes!  There is no fee to enter.  Teams of eight are preferred.  Come up with a team name and call the winery to register (515)795-3535.

Hirta’s Wine and Ride

Great news for Ames residents!  HIRTA public transit will be provide a shuttle from Ames to Snus Hill Winery for our Friday night music events June through September!! For $10, they will pick you up anywhere in Ames, drive you to Snus Hill, and return you back to your original location after the music.

The first time you choose to ride with HIRTA, you will receive a free glass wine that evening. 

Call HIRTA by 4:00 pm Thursday to book your seat on the Wine and Ride shuttle for the weekend! 1-877-686-0029.

Live Music/ Food Truck Schedule


    Sunday  08/06/17      Tropical Steel Band / Rico’s Tacos

    Friday   08/11/17      Opus Taylor/ Mobile Mallard

    Sunday  08/13/17      According To Hoyle/ Smiles and Gyros

    Friday   08/18/17      Brian Holtz Band/ Mobile Mallard

    Sunday  08/20/17      Burnin’ Sensations/ Rico’s Tacos

    Friday   08/25/17      HOLD ON/ Mobile Mallard

    Sunday  08/27/17      FreeStyle/ Rico’s Tacos


Friday   09/01/17      Fat Tuesday/ Mobile Mallard

    Sunday  09/03/17      Planetpassengers Labor Day

    Friday   09/08/17      Vinyl Vagabonds/ Mobile Mallard

    Sunday  09/10/17      TBA/ Rico’s Tacos

    Friday   09/15/17      According To Hoyle/ Mobile Mallard

    Sunday  09/17/17      Hot Tamale & The Red Hots

Friday   09/22/17      Get Off My Lawn!/ Mobile Mallard

    Sunday  09/24/17      El Dorados/  Mobile Mallard

    Friday   09/29/17      Soul Searchers/ Mobile Mallard


    Sunday   10/01/17      Tony Valdez Duo

Sunday   10/08/17      iNFUZiON/ Parlo Pizza

Sunday   10/15/17      Riddle Me This

Sunday   10/22/17      The Rivieras

Saturday 10/28/17      Fat Tuesday Halloween Party