Year after year, Winefest is consistently recognized as the premiere series of events held in Des Moines by the Des Moines Register and dsm Magazine.

2023 Patron Packages

Want to give back and have fun at the same time? Treat yourself to one of our Patron Packages! There are three levels of patrons and new this year is our Legacy Patron Package. See below for what is included and how to sign up.

Become a Winefest Patron

From now until January 31, save 10% off Patron packages when you enter code 10PATRON in the “Show Order Summary” dropdown at checkout!

Want to order your patron package now and pay by check? Click here

Want to leave a legacy? A donation of $12,000 will leave a lasting impact on Winefest Des Moines and comes with many perks!

Become a Winefest Legacy Patron and you will receive:

  • Three years of Champagne Patron membership (2023, 2024, 2025)
  • Legacy Patron Listing for the next three years – top tier listing on the top of the patron page
    • Listing under Past Legacy Patrons after three years

If you are interested in becoming a Winefest Legacy Patron, please email Natasha at

Thank you to our 2023 Patrons

  • Mollie Baker
  • BCC Advisers
  • Chris Benda
  • Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines
  • Kirk and Cathy Besh
  • Lindsay Black
  • Don and Margo Blumenthal
  • Donald Boelens
  • Donald and Mary Coffin
  • Steve and Gisele Crowe
  • Mike and Cathy Crowley
  • Chris Diebel
  • Cassie Edgar
  • Luke and Jen Faeth
  • Amber Fallacaro
  • Kathleen and Bill Fehrman
  • Bruce Gerleman
  • Bryan Hall and Pat Barry
  • Susan Hatten
  • Steve Hauschilt
  • Dominic Iannarelli
  • Karen Klein
  • Kyle and Sharon Krause
  • Keith and Diane Krell
  • Kylee and Nick Krizmanic
  • Christopher and Erin Kuhl
  • Dustin Lewellyn
  • Fred and Joyce Lock
  • Brad Magg
  • Keshia Meissner
  • Christina and Ryan Moffatt
  • Chris and Amy Nebons
  • Chris and Liz Nelson
  • Thomas Nucaro
  • Elizabeth Ohringer
  • Katie and Ty Patton
  • Jeff Rose
  • Charlie and Lana Schafer
  • Michele Schatzberg
  • Christian and Megan Schultheis
  • Michael Seusy
  • Tom Smull and Liz Gilman
  • Jim Stick and Maura Nelson
  • Robert Sturgeon
  • Coreen Sweeney
  • Joey Taylor-Moon
  • Lesley VanNess
  • Nick and Amy Van Patten
  • Myrna Ver Ploeg
  • Karla Walsh
  • Connie Wimer
  • Kyrie and Tom Wong
  • Simon and Lisa-Marie Wright
  • Blair and Thadee Zachariasen