1st Sunday: Kaw Valley Wine Run
The Kaw Valley Wine Run is a wine tour that takes place from 1pm to 6pm on specific dates throughout the year. The tour costs $45 per ticket, which includes a seat on the tour bus. The tour starts and ends at Z&M Twisted Vineyard, where participants check-in for the tour. You can come early and enjoy the first tasting or eat lunch before we leave. We will load up and don’t forget to grab your wine purchases before embarking on the next stop of the tour. During the tour, participants will visit Holy Field, Crescent Moon, and Irvine’s Just Beyond Paradise vineyard tasting rooms. The tour concludes back at Z&M Twisted Vineyard. The Kaw Valley Wine Run takes place on April 16, May 7, June 4, July 2, July 23, and August 13, and provides an excellent opportunity for wine lovers to visit multiple vineyards in a single tour.
2nd Sunday: Vino & Brews
The Wine & Beer- “Vino & Brews” Tour is a fun-filled event for wine and beer enthusiasts. The tour costs $55 per ticket, which includes a seat on the tour bus. The tour starts and ends at Z&M Twisted Vineyard, where participants check-in for the tour. You can come early and enjoy the first tasting or eat lunch before we leave. We will load up and don’t forget to grab your wine purchases before embarking on the next stop of the tour. The tour includes visits to Fields & Ivy, 23rd St. Brewery, Black Stag, and Irvine’s Just Beyond Paradise vineyard tasting room. The tour will conclude at Z&M Twisted Vineyard, where participants can enjoy the rest of their evening. The Wine & Beer- “Vino & Brews” Tour runs on several dates throughout the year, including April 23, May 21, June 11, July 9, July 30, and August 20, providing ample opportunities for beer and wine lovers to experience multiple vineyards and local breweries in one tour.
3rd Sunday: 82nd Airborne Tour
The Long Run “82nd Airborne Tour” is a wine-tasting event taking place on various dates between April 30th and August 27th. The tour runs from 12pm to 7:30pm and tickets cost $82 per seat, with the starting and ending point being Z&M Twisted Vineyard. Participants will visit several wineries, including Holy Field, Crescent Moon, White Tail Run, Davenport, Trivedi Winery, and Irvine’s Just Beyond Paradise. Tour order of wineries will vary and the specific activities and time spent at each location are subject to change. The tour offers an excellent opportunity for wine enthusiasts to explore multiple wineries in the area. We do all the driving so participants just need to arrange their own transportation to and from the starting location. Plan to spend your entire day with us -an 8 Hour Tour.
Leavenworth Twisted Tour
The Leavenworth Twisted Tour is a wine and beer-tasting event that takes place on April 20, May 18, June 15, July 20, and August 17. The tour runs from 6pm to 9pm and has a ticket price of $40 per seat. The tour starts with a pick-up at the PX on Ft. Leavenworth and includes stops at Weston Winery and 11Worth Brewery, as well as Z&M Twisted Vines Winery in LV before returning to the PX. It’s unclear how much time will be spent at each location or what activities will be included, but participants can expect to taste a variety of wines and beers throughout the tour. Don’t forget to grab your favorite wine purchases to bring home. The Leavenworth Twisted Tour is a great way for wine and beer enthusiasts to explore local wineries and breweries in the area. Participants will need to arrange their own transportation to and from the PX and should plan to spend the evening on the tour.
Twisted Tours begin at the Z&M Twisted Vineyard located at 24305 Loring Rd. Lawrence, KS 66044. Get parked and check-in to board the Twisted Tour Bus and take off to visit Kaw Valley Farm Winery tasting rooms (tasting at own expense).
Z&M Twisted Vines has a food menu so stop in early before the tour begins to purchase food to eat.
Not your mamas bus. Fun filled tours to the most popular spots in our area. Sit back and relax and let Z&M Twisted do the driving for you. This is the ultimate way to discover local wines and enjoy some scenery. Get Twisted with us and lets take you on an adventure. Pick your tour and we’re off for a relaxing drive in our Twisted Tour Bus. Music and lights, accompany your driver and away you go. Enjoy the views, some good stories, local wines and brews. #wine #wineries #sundays #tour #funwithfriends #goodtimes #keepitlocal #hardcider #enojytheviews #localbrews #beer #supportinglocal #soberdriver #kawvalley #vino
Frequently Asked Questions
Are tickets refundable?
If we need to cancel a tour for a reason such as weather, or mechanical issues, we will issue you a voucher to tour with us at another time. If you are unable to attend, you can ‘gift’ your spot to someone, however we do not refund tickets.
Are tour stop locations guaranteed?
All Tour stop locations are tentative: If for some reason, we cannot make a stop at an advertised location, we will fill that visit with another local ‘watering hole’.
Can I bring drinks or food on the bus?
NO OPEN CONTAINERS or FOOD PERMITTED ON THE BUS. You of course, are encouraged to make purchases of your favorite wines and we can store them on board for you.
Are tours pet-friendly?
No Pets Allowed. (ADA Service Animals are the exception). While Z&M Twisted Vines is pet-friendly on the vineyard we are stopping at locations that may not be.
Do you have to be 21 to go on the tours.
Yes, you must be 21 to ride and take part. Please have your ID ready as you will also fill out a a signed waiver before boarding the bus.