When 9 days to go October 02, 2023 at 5:00pm 3 hrs
Contact Denise Kozojed [email protected] (952) 243-2982

ALL local Republicans unite!

Get to know your like-minded neighbors and rub elbows with movers and shakers and up-and-comers in our party and in our neighborhoods. 

Not in SD45? See below for details on how this event can support YOUR Senate District.


Available Experiences

Everyone will enjoy heavy appetizers and all that Schram Vineyards has to offer, including an indoor tasting room, outdoor pavilion, gazebos and bocce courts.  We are coordinating to host various non-candidate speakers and have invited current and former candidates to attend. Stay tuned on further details as availability is confirmed.

Wine Tasting

Taste a variety of Schram's award-winning wines at various wine-tasting stations throughout the winery.  Lean more about locally-grown grapes and different wine making styles. Reds, whites, roses, and sparklings will be available for tasting. A full selection of Schram Vineyards wines and beers will be available for purchase by the glass.

Each "Wine" Premium Ticket will guarantee the holder to a single round of wine tasting.

Scrham's Award Winning Wines
Beer Flight 

Beer flights are available on a limited basis and interested persons are encouraged to purchase tickets as soon as possible to ensure availability. A full selection of Schram Vineyards wines and beers will be available for purchase by the glass.

Each "Beer" Premium Ticket will guarantee the holder to a single flight of beer tasting.

 Beef Flight
Non-Alcoholic Options

Water and additional non-alcoholic beverages will be available to all at no additional cost.

About the Venue

Schram Vineyards is a full production working farm winery and tasting room, dedicated to creating memorable experiences for its guests through award-winning wine and beer, commitment to unique offerings, and great service. We hope you enjoy the amenities the event will provide in their rustic chic atmosphere. Special thanks are in order for the Vineyard for agreeing to open their space to us on a day they are normally closed!

Click here for directions. Ample parking is available!


You may have noticed that we have an unbelievably economic "General Admission" ticket option this year. We want you to meet your neighbors more than anything else.  While additional contributions are always welcome, we wanted to make sure as many of us as possible can attend.  Bring your family.  Designate a driver. Whatever, the reason. Please help us make this event a roaring success and "vote with your feet" by purchasing tickets if you want us to have this option for future events.

Support YOUR OWN Senate District through THIS Event

If you don't live in Minnesota's Senate District 45, that's OK. We still like you and you're still welcome to attend.

Spoiler alert - we're NOT Democrats.  We know you want YOUR MONEY to benefit YOUR OWN basic political operating unit (aka, your Senate District). We intend for your contact information and the balance of each ticket in excess of event expenses to go to your Senate District committee, even if it's not us.  Feel free to contact your BPOU leadership to confirm appropriate arrangements are in place.  If they don't know about this arrangement, then tell them to reach out to us asap so we can get them set up.

Other Questions?

Please Contact Us with any questions you might have about the event.  If it's a common enough question, we'll try to post the answers here asap.

Help Us Out

Please purchase your tickets as soon as possible on or before September 22, 2023 to allow time to manage catering and beverage planning so everyone can have a great time.  We will aim to accommodate all who are interested in attending but space may be limited.

Additional Information

Neither we nor the venue can guarantee weather conditions. We reserve the right to cancel or reschedule prior to the event if adverse weather conditions are imminent, or if we have reason believe any of the attendees may be in danger. The event will continue under sheltered space in the event rain, but space may be subject to capacity limits will be made available on a first-come first-served basis subject to early departures of attendees. 

Notifications will be made via email to all ticket holders. The same means will be used if additional messaging is required to inform participants of any significant changes to the announced event plan. On premise personnel will verbally notify participant if we have to suspend, cancel or end the event early.

All ticket sales are in the form of a contribution and are non-refundable. Arrangements to transfer ticket price balance to other BPOUs remains subject to applicable law and regulation. If the event is rescheduled and we are able to transfer all expenses we intend to honor prior event tickets. If that is not possible, we will do our best within administrative capacity to make special accommodations to holders of tickets from any prior canceled event.

Neither this site nor purchase of any tickets to the event implies an intent to offer or serve alcohol to persons under the age of 21. SD45 Republicans and the venue will make every effort to ensure that alcoholic beverages are not delivered to or served to anyone who is under the age of 21.

This page really got out of hand, but we have a lot of important information to share. God bless you for reading this far. You're the kind of diligent, informed person we want to empower. Please vote in every election.

Select your tickets
Includes participation in one flight of beer tasting.
Includes participation in one flight of wine tasting.
Admission (Food Only)