Spring is in the air. The flowers will soon be in bloom. That means it’s time to break out the crazy hats and head up to the Leelanau Peninsula for the annual Spring Sip and Savor Wine Tour, sponsored by the Leelanau Peninsula Vintners Association. And the Traverse City Econo Lodge is once again giving wine lovers an affordable Traverse City lodging up for this great event. For just $207.90 plus tax, tour participants get a two night stay for two adults, two wine tour tickets and a special gift at check in. The tour takes place May 3 and 4. After enjoying our complimentary continental breakfast, head out to your favorite winery for great wine and food pairings and lots of fun. If you want to stay an extra night, just add one for $44.95 plus tax. The Traverse City Econo Lodge has an indoor pool and hot tub, free wifi, and free continental breakfast. All rooms are equipped with coffee makers, hair dryers, microwaves, refrigerators and new 32 inch flat screen TV’s. Call (231) 943-3040 to make your reservation. For more information on the event and to check out the wine and food pairings, go to www.lpwines.com.