Adam Puchta Winery is geared up for a busy month so here’s a rundown of what’s going on at the winery the four weekends of Octoberfest!
October hours: Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. & Sunday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Weekend cover charge: $5/person, includes entertainment and featured wine tasting.
Sorry, no trolley service on Saturdays in October, but they will be running on Sundays to our winery.
Bistro open serving food on Saturdays from 11 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Menu includes, but not limited to, locally produced bratwurst, Parker’s specialty pizzas, BLT sliders, Smoked Mac & Cheese, and more!
Cold wine and beer available by the glass or by the bottle. Coolers and picnic baskets are allowed on the grounds, however they will be checked for outside alcohol upon arrival.
Buses are not accepted on weekends without prior reservations. Only one bus will be scheduled on Saturdays and they must be on the grounds before Noon. Call Aimee at 573-486-5596 to make advance reservations.
October Music Line Up
First Weekend — October 3 & 4
- Saturday from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. — Russ Anderson (classic rock)
Russ Anderson is a St. Louis singer/songwriter who specializes in folk and country music. Russ’s playlist includes original songs as well as classics by John Denver, James Taylor, Hank Williams and Van Morrison.
- Sunday from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. — Varlet Hearts (folk)
Varlet Hearts is a fun duo from Columbia, MO that play a little of everything. Their playlist consists of song by Neil Young, Lyle Lovett, Adele and even Jason Mraz. A great couple to sit back, listen to and enjoy.
Second Weekend — October 10 & 11
- Saturday from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. & Sunday from Noon until 3 p.m. — The Sins Country (country)
The Sins Country are country musics hottest new duo!! All the way from Nashville, TN, this husband and wife duo put on a great show, singing their own chart-topping songs, “Muscadine” and “Romeo and Juliet Sparks”. They will leave you humming their smooth tunes the rest of the day.
Third Weekend — October 17 & 18
- Saturday from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. — Joe Fry (the guitar guy)
Enjoy live music by Joe Fry the Guitar Guy!! He will play your favorite covers from the late 50’s thru the 90’s. Classic rock, country, oldies and new covers of alternative rock and country, something for everyone.
- Sunday from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. –Jim McClaren (blues/rock)
Jim McClaren is a one-man-band who’s playlist covers the spectrum of American roots music and original material. A delight to listen to.
Fourth Weekend — October 24 & 25
- Saturday from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. — Oatmeal for the Foxhounds (blues/rock)
Enjoy the acoustic guitar duo, Oatmeal for the Foxhounds. They perform a wide array of music styles, from Johnny Cash to Green Day. Oatmeal for the Foxhounds is loaded with talent and experience
- Sunday from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. — Dennis Schilligo (classic rock)
Relish in the exceptional live music by Dennis Schilligo! Dennis is a skilled solo artist, guitarist and entertainer, with a large playlist featuring classic rock greats such as Crosby, Stills and Nash, Allman Brothers, The Eagles and more.