Owl’s Eye Vineyard – North Carolina Winery, Winery Tours and Events

We are an exciting  vineyard located in the beautiful Piedmont of North Carolina. We bring loads of experience and a wonderful new dimension of wine making to an upcoming and exciting part of the country!

Whether you  are a wine connoisseur or are just beginning to explore wine, we are happy to give you a memorable and enjoyable experience. We are located 2.5 miles from the historic downtown Shelby courtsquare. We offer tours, tastings and private events.  Our winery tasting room is an open and welcoming venue for private parties, fun gatherings, work-related events, wedding receptions and rehearsal dinners.


Upcoming Events:


***Join us for an Art Show on Saturday April 11th, featuring local artists, music by talented Cleveland County folks and a selection of light pick-ups prepared for us by Full Plate Catering in Boiling Springs.  Confirmed artists thus far include:  Paul Couey (water colors and acrylics), Blannie Robinson (oil paintings), Lynn Eskridge (basketry), Al Harris (pottery), Gary Ritchie (wood turner) and Carolyn Parrish (oil paintings).  Confirmed musicians include:  Carolyn Billings, Joy Cushman, Anne Goss and Sara Ellen Hamrick (keyboard), Margaret Hudgins (dulcimer) and Evelyn Morehead and Luke Harkey (guitar) Three additional artists from Red Hands Coop (Kelly Moore, David Gales and Chris Ferree) will be joining us on Saturday as well.  Come enjoy great wine, great art and a great view!

**Owl’s Eye will again be vendors at The Great Grapes Festival in Cary on April 18th.  For those customers who live in the Cary area and would like for us to bring you something special, please let us know.  

**April 4th James Kale, guitar and vocals

**April 12th Julie Gribble, guitar and vocals

**April 19th  Andy Streeter (guitar and vocals)

**April 25th  Mariah Van Kleef (guitar and vocals)

**May 24th  Julie Gribble, guitar and vocals


A lovely Merlot is just about ready to bottle!  Stay tuned.



***Owl’s Eye will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 5th and will return to standard hours of operation starting Thursday, April 9th….Thursday-Saturday Noon-6:00 PM, Sunday 1:00-6:00 PM.     

Small cheese and fruit plates, prepared by Dressing on the Side, are available in the Tasting Room.  Owl’s Eye is “Picnic Friendly” so visitors are welcome to bring snacks or a meal to enjoy along with our wines.

Come relax on our patio, enjoy tasting our wines while you savor the beauty of the South Mountains in the background.  We’re waiting for you.


1414 Metcalf Road, Shelby, North Carolina  28150