Iowa Wine Awards


Award Voting will be open to IWGA Members through Monday, January 21, 2019. There is a limit of ONE VOTE per IWGA membership. We will be requiring an email and name to complete the vote and votes will be cross-referenced with membership status.

Background for each nominee is provided, please vote for ONE in each of the following categories:

Winemaker of the Year, Vineyard of the Year, Retail Partner of the Year and Outstanding Industry Partner.

The Iowa Wine Growers Association is proud to partner with The District Venue in Ankeny to host the Iowa Wine Awards Banquet in honor of Iowa’s most outstanding vineyards, wineries, industry partners and retailers. Awards will be given out at the banquet in conjunction with the IWGA Annual Conference being held Sunday, February 17 and Monday, February 18, 2019.

Award winners will be announced during the Iowa Wine Awards Banquet on Sunday, February 17 at The District Venue in conjunction with the 2019 Iowa Wine Growers Association Annual Conference. Award nominees need not be present to win, however are encouraged to attend the banquet. The awards banquet is open to the public, age 21+. Tickets are available to purchase here.

Thank you for helping us recognize and celebrate the people who are making positive contributions to our industry!