The Lake Michigan Shore American Viticultural Area (AVA), originally established in 1983, is located along the southeastern shore of Lake Michigan and immediately north of South Bend. The Michigan AVA encompasses the smaller Fennville AVA and has a relatively long growing season. Nearly all Lake Michigan Shore wineries provide wine tasting opportunities. Scroll down for a comprehensive list of Lake Michigan Shore wineries and click “map view” to access the advanced winery search. Whether you would like to visit a winery that has food available to complement its wines, or hosts vineyard weddings, we make it easy to find the best Lake Michigan Shore wine tour and tasting destinations.