Picnics and Duke’s Rules for Dogs

Duke the Vineyard Dog
Duke the Vineyard Dog

Picnics and Dogs must be kept to the grassy areas of the picnic grove area. NO PETS or PICNICS on the PATIO, VERANDA, in the TASTING ROOM, or TENT.

Dogs must be kept on a leash and cleaned up after.

Please make sure your dog is fully socialized and immunized.


Impromptu groups wanting to use the grounds for showers, bachelorette parties, birthday parties and other celebrations are only permitted to gather at picnic tables in the grove or grassy areas and cannot occupy tables on the Patio, Veranda, Tasting Room, Willow Room or White Pinnacle Tent. No grills or hard-sided coolers allowed. Picnickers are required to purchase one bottle of wine for every two people in attendance.

Picnic grove area is only available to patrons of the winery.

Absolutely no outside alcohol  - bringing any wine, beer, or liquor to Sovereign Estate is prohibited, and anyone doing so will be removed from the premises.

No heating of picnic food and no hard-sided coolers.

Picnics must be cleaned up after.

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Any other questions, please call the winery at 952-446-9957