1000 Islands Wineries, Breweries & Distilleries!

Did someone say Wine O’Clock? Wine down after a long day on the River and grab a drink at one of these 1000 Islands spots!

Swan Bay Wine + Spirits Tour, Select Dates Available!
Hop aboard our Shuttle Bus and discover the Thousand Islands Seaway Trail. Sip your way through: Dark Island Spirits, Thousand Islands Winery, Coyote Moon Vineyards, and Otter Creek Winery.
Shuttle Pickup: 43615 NY-12, Alexandria Bay, NY
Call Swan Bay Resort to Reserve your Seat Today!
(315) 482-7926

Grindstone Island Winery
Grindstone Island Winery is only accessible via private boat, water taxi or a Clayton Island Tour boat. There are two public docks; Upper Town Landing in Aunt Jane’s Bay (3.4 miles from winery) or Canoe Point State Park (2.5 miles) with a 1.5 mile walk to a pickup point. RSVP required to catch a ride on our bus from the Upper Town Landing.
CLICK HERE for water taxis.
(315) 686-3566

Otter Creek Winery
One of NNY’s original farm wineries!
Vineyard: 33109 Rudes Road, Philadelphia, NY
Tasting Room: 43750 NY-12, Alexandria Bay, NY
(315) 777-7991

Thousand Islands Winery
Scenic property with a large gift market & seasonal events! TI Wine Slushies are sold at Swan Bay’s Why Knot Tiki Bar.
43298 Seaway Avenue, Alexandria Bay, NY
(315) 482-9306

Coyote Moon Vineyards
Free Tours, Flea Market Sundays & Wine Cruises!
Vineyard: 17371 County Road 3, Clayton, NY
On the River: 524 Riverside Drive, Clayton, NY
(315) 686-5600

The Cape Winery
Fine wines at a serene setting on a family farm!
2066 Deerlick Road, Cape Vincent, NY
(315) 654-3218

Northern Flow Vineyards
Tasting room & Patio at DeLuke’s Garden Center.
40635 NY-12, Alexandria Bay, NY
(315) 686-4769

It’s BEER:30 and you’re right on time! Are you an eternal hoptomist? If so, check out the best places for a cold one in the brewtiful 1000 Islands.

Wood Boat Brewery
Beer & Brick Oven Pizza
625 Mary Street, Clayton, NY
(315) 686-3233

The Hops Spot
Craft Beer, Burger Bar & Poutinerie
507 Riverside Drive, Clayton, NY
(315) 686-2337

Cape Vincent Brewing Company
Nano Brewery with Craft Beers & a Local Flare
126 S James Street, Cape Vincent, NY
(315) 501-4157

Garland City Beer Works
Where Craft meets Community
321 Howk Street, Watertown, NY
(315) 782-2337

Adventure runs on all sorts of Whiskey…When the sun goes down, head to these local Distilleries for some liquid sunshine.

Dark Island Spirits
Enjoy Spirits that have been Musically Matured with different genres of music!
42 Church Street, Alexandria Bay, NY
(315) 482-2059

Clayton Distillery
A farm based distillery! Homegrown. Handcrafted.
40164 NY-12, Clayton, NY
(315) 285-5004

St. Lawrence Spirits Distillery & Chateau
Craft Spirits, Scenic Grounds and Restaurant
Downtown Tasting Room: 510 Riverside Dr., Clayton, NY
Distillery + Restaurant: 38289 NY-12E, Clayton, NY
(315) 285-7733

1000 Islands Region Annual Events

Every June | The Great New York State Food & Wine Festival in Clayton, NY
This is an event celebrating quality “Made in New York” food & wine products including candy and cheeses, nuts, sauces, herbs & spices, maple syrup and other maple products, apple cider, cookies and ice cream and of course, NYS wines. Participating exhibitors will come from Long Island to Buffalo and the Finger Lakes to the upper reaches of the state along the Canadian border. 

June 3rd | 1st Annual Taste of the 1000 Islands Festival at Swan Bay Resort in Alexandria Bay, NY
Join us for an outdoor food, craft and beverage festival featuring local businesses such as Bechaz Cheese, Nav’s Popcorn and Dark Island Spirits.

Every September | Wine Festival & Farmer’s Market in Alexandria Bay, NY
Enjoy your tastings overlooking the beautiful St. Lawrence River and iconic Boldt Castle. Tastings, including wine by the glass and bottles for purchase, farmers’ market, specialty vendors and live entertainment. Must be 21+ to attend. Check out more things to do in the 1000 Islands.

Enjoy this Map of the 1000 Islands Region

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