Lil' Ole Winemaker Shoppe 602 Jefferson Street Wausau, WI 54403

Welcome to Lil' Ole Winemaker Shoppe of Wausau

Local Vendors Right Here at LOWSDid you know that you can find lots of your other local favorites here? Got a sweet tooth to go along with that love of wine? You can find many of Hannah's specialties from Sugar 'n Spice Cheesecakes right here. How about some delectable cheeses from Harmony Specialty Dairy Foods? We have a nice selection for you to choose from. Planning another BBQ with friends? Soak your stuff in Kim's BS Sauce - makes anything BEYOND sensational! Maybe you're staying inside for dinner. Imagine a delicious Italian meal with Luchi's Pasta Sauce, frozen fresh from Wausau in marinara or meat. You can find great gift ideas in our shop too, including quality Bella Vida Candles. Stock up on Wausomes, Wausau's new favorite healthy snacks! Wausome Wafers are the perfect snack chip made from 100% cheese!

Brian and Sue Larson, OwnersWe are your northwoods headquarters for over 30 mouth-watering homemade wines, wine and beer making supplies and a gift shop with something special for any wine enthusiast on your list. Offering classes and demonstrations of wine making and you can even rent a space to make your own wine. Sample our wines at our wine bar perfectly placed in front of a stunning vineyard mural. Join the Case Club where you can buy 12 bottles and get your 13th for free. Drink hot, delicious Harvest Ridge Coffee, nibble on snacks and browse your tablet in front of our fireplace with free Wi-Fi or schedule a meeting in one of our meeting rooms. We have plenty of table space allowing you to meet with friends for coffee, snacks and wine. Come and join us. We're your Lil' Ole Winemaker Shoppe!

Contact us by phone at (715) 845-6170 or via email at:

Local Events

LOWS 5 Year Anniversary
LOWS 5th Anniversary

Saturday, September 6 from 10-6pm. Celebrate with us at LOWS! Our 5 years in business anniversary is underway. Join us for Free samples, wine pairings and much more! Buy 5 bottles of wine and receive a 6-bottle wine tote.

Marketplace Thursdays

June 19 to September 18 from 9am to 2pm on the 400 Block. Everything your looking for and more! What a fun way to spend the day and see what Wausau's people have to offer! Live entertainment on June 19, July 17, July 31 and August 21.

Rock the 400 Block

August 22 at 6pm on the 400 Block. Featuring Separate Ways, playing hits from the 70's and 80's such as: "Any You Want It" and Don't Stop Believin'".

Screen on the Green

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and take in the summer air and a family-friendly outdoor movie on the 400 block. Admission is free and movie starts at dusk. Showing: 6/27: High Fidelity 7/25: Casablanca 8/29: Frozen (located at Athletic Park)

Wausau Festival of Arts

Saturday, September 6 from 10 - 5 and Sunday, September 7 from 10 - 4 on the 400 Block. 120+ fine artists are juried in 12 mediums making for a great variety of work for patrons to purchase. Food stands, live entertainment, family art areas with hand-on kids projects, a young collector's area and a silent auction add to the fun and excitement of the 49th annual Wausau Festival of Arts.

Art in the Park

Saturday, September 6 from 9-5 and Sunday, September 7 from 9-4 at 1201 Stewart Avenue. Annual Fine Arts and Crafts show, part of Wausau's Artrageous celebration. In a beautiful park setting inside historic Exhibition Building and East Gate Hall. Free and open to the public. Visit the Festival of Arts in downtown Wausau and the opening of Birds in Art at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum.


Winery Hours

    Mon: 8 am - 6:30 pm
    Tue: - Thur: 8 am - 8 pm
    Fri: 8 am - 6:30 pm
    Sat: 10 am - 6 pm
    Closed Sundays
    Closed Holidays
    Hours Subject to Change

Call (715) 845-6170 for more information.