Excelsior Springs’ Newest Winery Shamrock Hills Releases Spring Season

Owners of Shamrock Hills Vineyard and Winery, MIke and Denise Riley, on their opening day, April 1, 2023. Photo by Courtney Cole

Just having had their Grand Opening, Shamrock Hills Vineyard and Winery has already released a whole season of live entertainment to take place on the new property at 12300 Shoemaker Road in Excelsior Springs. Owners Mike and Denise Riley were overwhelmed with the amount of support that was shown on their opening weekend, April 1st. They have already hosted two live performances, one by Rajean Buffa on April 15th and this weekend featured the Huixqui (pronounced “whiskey”) Sisters, an acoustic vocal duet accompanied by guitar and keys. The Riley’s have announced their upcoming entertainment options via their new website at shamrockhillsvineyard.com.

April 28, 2023 – Salute to Teachers Happy Hour – 3:00pm-8:00pm

Calling all teachers! Here’s a Happy Hour tailored especially to you, featuring Team Trivia, Happy Hour specials, a door prize opportunity and participate in a specialty drink fundraiser for the Excelsior Springs Educational Foundation. In addition to this, teachers will get a 20% discount on all purchases.

April 29, 2023 – Jennifer George Live Performance

Playing both guitar and ukulele, Jennifer George performs both covers and originals. She’s a St. Joseph, MO local acoustic singer songwriter.

May 6, 2023 – Derby Days at Shamrock Hills – 12:00pm-6:00pm

Join Shamrock Hills for Kentucky Derby Days where you’re encouraged to wear your best derby hats to be eligible for the Best Decorated Derby Hat Contest! While you enjoy Mint Juleps you can listen to the Huixqui Sisters sing from 3:00pm-5:00pm.

May 13, 2023 – Mother’s Day Brunch

In support of all the moms, Shamrock Hills will be hosting a Mother’s Day Brunch, complete with coffee, mimosas, pastries, fruit, and charcuterie. Try their special Shamrock Sunrise Mocktail and get a flower for mom all for $35! Must pre-register. Click here!

May 14, 2023 – Happy Mother’s Day

On Mother’s Day Shamrock Hills will be open from 12:00pm-5:00pm and will have artist Delaney Hirst playing from 2:00pm-4:00pm.

May 27 – Celtic in the Heartland

Traveling from Lawrence, KS, the Celtic in the Heartland band is set to perform at the end of May!

June 3 – Wellness Within Her Retreat

Join in a wellness retreat that is said to feature: mindful stretching, body weigh movements, and meditation in a beautiful setting with thought-provoking speakers. Connect with others and yourself. Participants will finish the evening with a three course meal. Click here to sign up today!

Trolley Wine Tours

In addition to the live entertainment that is being offered at Shamrock Hills, they are also part of a partnership with the Excelsior Springs Chamber of Commerce, in being a part of wine tours that feature four destinations. For a full list of dates and booking information, click here!

Shamrock Hills Vineyard and Winery are open to the public Friday from 4pm-8pm, Saturday from 12pm-6pm, and Sunday from 12pm-5pm. Click here to visit their website and learn more.


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