Annual Conference

Each year, the Iowa Wine Growers Association hosts an annual conference, bringing together more than 100 winemakers, grape growers and others in our industry for an opportunity to learn what's new in the industry, network with colleagues and have some fun. Learn more.


The Iowa Wine Growers Association hosts several workshops each year to provide educational and networking opportunities for our members and the industry in general. In addition, the Midwest Grape & Wine Industry Institute hosts workshops several times a year to support the industry. Learn more.

Iowa Wine Experience at the State Fair

The Iowa State Fair Wine Experience is a partnership between the Iowa State FairIowa State University Extension and the Iowa Wine Growers Association. The Iowa Wine Experience is hosted in Grandfather’s Barn up on the hill at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa, and features educational displays, wine sampling, the Commercial Wine Competition display and more. Learn more.