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The Congregation Wine Club

Buying a Congregation membership isn’t just a fashion statement. This exclusive club is so much more than just a T-shirt purchase. It’s access to deals, products, and other VIP experiences. Buy your annual membership T-shirt today. Start living like a VIP with the Winery at Holy Cross Abbey tomorrow.

Congregation Membership Benefits

Please note, benefits expire in one year.

Single memberships are available for $50.
Couple memberships are available for $75.

Congregation Tiers

Effective April 1, 2024

  • Enhanced club benefits determined by annual spending thresholds
  • The more you spend the higher the discounts
  • Basic club benefits remain substantially unchanged

Tier I – Monk/Nun – Spend less than $300 annually
Tier II – Prior/Prioress – Spend between $300 and $600 annually
Tier III – Abbot/Abbess – Spend over $600 annually

Annual spend excludes membership fees and ticket revenues for events. The accounting fiscal year will be from April 1 through March 30.

First year initial status is based on amount spent during calendar year 2023.

Tier status will change during the year as thresholds are crossed.

Tier status will be downgraded at the end of the accounting year if thresholds are not met.

  • Monk/Nun Tier I
  • Spend Less Than $300 annually
    for these Congregation Benefits
    • Vintage T-Shirt and Laminated VIP Pass
    • Discounted Pricing for Spring Fling
    • Complimentary wine glass/5 tickets for HF
    • Free Shipping on orders over $175 to one location
    • VIP Treatment at all Winery Events
    • Exclusive Invites to Special Events
    • 20% Discount on VIP Tastings/Wine by the Glass
    • 2 Complimentary Wine Flights
    • 10% Discount on Merchandise/Food
    • 25% Member Discount on Group Tours
  • Prior/Prioress Tier II
  • Spend between $300-$600 annually
    for these Congregation Benefits
    • Vintage T-Shirt and Laminated VIP Pass
    • Discounted Pricing for Spring Fling
    • Complimentary wine glass/5 tickets for HF
    • Free Shipping on orders over $175 to one location
    • VIP Treatment at all Winery Events
    • Exclusive Invites to Special Events
    • 25% Discount on VIP Tastings/Wine by the Glass
    • 4 Complimentary Wine Flights
    • 15% Discount on Merchandise/Food
    • 5% Additional Discount on Wine
    • 10% Discount on Winemaker’s Dinner
    • 50% Member Discount on Group Tours
  • Abbot/Abbess Tier III
  • Spend more than $600 annually
    for these Congregation Benefits
    • Vintage T-Shirt and Laminated VIP Pass
    • Discounted Pricing for Spring Fling
    • Complimentary wine glass/5 tickets for HF
    • Free Shipping on orders over $175 to one location
    • VIP Treatment at all Winery Events
    • Exclusive Invites to Special Events
    • 30% Discount on VIP Tastings/Wine by the Glass
    • Unlimited Complimentary Wine Flights
    • 20% Discount on Merchandise/Food
    • 10% Additional Discount on Wine
    • 20% Discount on Winemaker’s Dinner
    • FREE Group Tours
    • Private Winery Tours by appointment

The VIP Treatment

Whether it’s a visit to the tasting room or attendance at one of our many vineyard parties, Congregation members who flash their badges will receive special treatment. This can include access to VIP areas at winery events.

Shipping Included

Can’t make it to the winery? We’ll ship wine directly to you (certain geographical restrictions apply). Any time you spend more than $175, the shipping is included. We give you the convenience of receiving our award-winning wines at your doorstep—for no extra charge.

Discounts on all Holy Cross Abbey merchandise

This stylish club T-shirt is just the beginning. Congregation members receive 10%-20% off all non-wine-related merchandise.