2024 Annual Meeting and Gathering of Delegates Make your plans now to join with chapters members from across the country as we gather in Sacramento for our 2024 Annual Meeting. The dates are April 11-13, 2024. Plans are almost complete and will be posted as soon as they are available so please watch you email for details and check back often.

Membership Application

Membership Application

Thank you for your interest in joining our organization!


Today our organization has chapters throughout the United States and is dedicated to promoting the American Wine Industry and to educating our members on the appreciation and qualities of American Wine. Our membership is diverse and includes both professionals and dedicated enthusiasts. Membership Benefits include:


  • Eligibility to attend both national and local chapter events, which may include wine dinners, luncheons, unique wine tastings and educational seminars
  • Special membership pricing on all events and programs throughout the country
  • Invitations to international wine events sponsored by the FICB, the International Federation of Wine Brotherhoods
  • Annual subscription to the Arbor Magazine


All new members must have a sponsoring Knight from the chapter they desire to join. If you need more information about a chapter, please contact the local chapter’s Master Commander.


The Initiation Fee is $500 per couple or $250 per individual and covers expenses relative to the Knighthood Enthronement Ceremony and your first year’s National dues. Please download the Membership Application pdf and send this completed application along with a check or money order payable to the Brotherhood of the Knights of the Vine, 4448 W. 12th Street, Houston, TX 77055-7204. You may also email this to kov-office@kov.org and pay in our Online Store for a small convenience fee.


Note: Cost of Enthronement Dinner is not included in Initiation Fee.