Baxter’s Vineyards, the oldest winery in the state of Illinois, is a small family winery located in the historic town of Nauvoo, Illinois. The winery was established in 1857 by Emile and Annette Baxter. Today, Baxter’s Vineyards continues within the same family with co-owners, Kelly and Brenda Logan. Kelly is a part of the fifth generation of Baxter’s to grow grapes and apples and make wine in historic Nauvoo.
Hours of Operation
Baxter's Vineyards Production Facility & Carol's Pies
Monday - Saturday, 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday, 10 am - 5 pm
Jan - March Sunday hours,12 pm - 5 pm
The Wine Barrel at Baxter's Vineyards
Tuesday - Thursday, 3 pm - 7 pm
Friday, 3 pm - 9 pm
Saturday, 12 noon - 9 pm
Sunday, 12 noon - 6 pm
Additional hours are available by appointment
and are subject to availability of staffing.
2013 Beautiful Nauvoo's Baxter Video
March 22, 2014
Happy Birthday Wine Barrel. Help us celebrate The Wine Barrel's 1st Birthday! Specials & door prizes all day long!
March 28, 2014
Southeastern Community College Foundation Fundraiser. Visit Baxter's at the wine tasting!
April 6, 2014
Sunday Funday Party with Ayer & Oaks: Enjoy the The Wine Barrel at Baxter's Vineyards with entertainment from Ayer & Oaks from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.