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Livermore Valley

Pioneer Livermore winemakers C. H. Wente and James Concannon planted their vineyards in the early 1880s, having recognized the area’s winegrowing potential. Their descendants have maintained the tradition: today both wineries continue to thrive. Visit www.lvwine.org →
Livermore Valley wineries

20 wineries

Events in Livermore Valley

Livermore Valley Wine Auction

Saturday, September 21

Wente Estate Winery, Livermore

Livermore Valley Wine Auction

Cost: $275-$2,500

Address & Location:
Wente Estate Winery, 5050 Arroyo Road, Livermore, CA

Phone: (510) 725-8905

Email: kelda@afandco.com

Website: wentevineyards.com

Details: The Livermore Valley Wine Auction is a stunning evening offering insider’s access to the warm hospitality of Livermore Valley Wine Country. Enjoy a wine tasting of local wines paired with delicious appetizers, hosted by local winemakers, while you browse dozens of exclusive silent auction lots. Then, join your friends for a fabulous dinner and an exciting live auction featuring packages not available anywhere else, ranging from wine to vacations to private dinners. Following the live auction, enjoy live music and dancing. Don’t miss this outstanding evening!

Fourth Friday Free Concert with Spencer James

Friday, September 27

Charles R Vineyards, Livermore

Wine-down for the weekend with a picnic on our garden patio at our Free Concert with Spencer James.

Cost: Event is free, wine available to purchase by the glass or bottle

Address & Location:
Charles R Vineyards, 8195 Crane Ridge Road, Livermore, CA

Phone: (925) 454-3040

Email: bonnie@charlesrvineyards.com

Website: www.charlesrvineyards.com

Details: Wine-down for the weekend with a glass or bottle of your favorite Charles R wine to pair with your picnic on our garden patio at our Fourth Friday Free Concert with Spencer James. Spencer is a 22 year old guitar player, singer, and blues fanatic, playing a remix and a mashup of great Blues and Rock 'n' Roll, getting to the roots of American music, leaving room to improvise.

Ukulele Jam & Open Mic With Steve Kritzer

Saturday, September 28

Charles R Vineyards, Livermore

We be jammin! Ukulele Jam & Open Mic on our garden patio, families welcome!

Cost: Event is free, wine available to purchase by the glass or bottle

Address & Location:
Charles R Vineyards, 8195 Crane Ridge Road, Livermore, CA

Phone: (925) 454-3040

Email: bonnie@charlesrvineyards.com

Website: www.charlesrvineyards.com

Details: We be jammin! Come join Steve Kritzer, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and popular ukulele teacher for our Ukulele Jam & Open Mic. Music sheets will be provided, or email Steve at steveonstrings@gmail.com for a PDF of the songs in advance. Bring a picnic, kids are welcome, and wine is available for purchase by the glass or bottle. An Open Mic session will give those with more expertise a chance to strut their stuff!

FALL WINEMAKERS DINNER

Thursday, October 10

Wente Estate Winery, Livermore

Join us for our annual Fall Winemakers Dinner celebrating harvest through a beautiful evening of wine and food pairings sure to delight your pallet!

Cost: $180

Address & Location:
Wente Estate Winery, 5050 Arroyo Road, Livermore, CA

Phone: (510) 725-8905

Email: kelda@afandco.com

Website: wentevineyards.com

Details: Join Karl Wente, 5th generation winemaker, for a very special evening as we celebrate the annual Harvest Season! Menu and details to come. 5:30PM Welcome Reception with Dinner beginning at 6pm $180 per guest. 15% off for Wente Wine Club Members. Space is limited and will sell out quickly. Reservations are required.

#MAKETIME FOR WINE & MUSIC 2019 WITH MATT NATHANSON

Sunday, October 13

Wente Estate Winery, Livermore

Wine and Music with Matt Nathanson at Wente Vineyards

Cost: $80

Address & Location:
Wente Estate Winery, 5050 Arroyo Road, Livermore, CA

Phone: (510) 725-8905

Email: kelda@afandco.com

Website: wentevineyards.com

Details: Join us as he takes the audience through a journey of his songbook while shining a light on deep cuts, hits and fan favorites. Taking to the stage with his guitar, a spinning wheel and his secret weapon, Aaron Tap, Nathanson strips back the show in order to help let the songs breathe a little easier, fall on our ears a little softer and envelope our hearts more fully.

TASTE OF BORDEAUX WINE CRUISE

November 14—21, 2019

Cities & sites in Bordeaux, Cadillac, Pauillac, Blaye, Bourg, Lisbourne, and Saint-Émilion, Livermore

7-night river cruise highlighting the Bordeaux region of France! Wente Vineyards will be hosting discussions to share the passion for making premium handcrafted wines!

Cost: TBD

Address & Location:
Cities & sites in Bordeaux, Cadillac, Pauillac, Blaye, Bourg, Lisbourne, and Saint-Émilion, 5050 Arroyo Road, Livermore, CA

Phone: (877) 288-2202

Email: dstevens@dreamvacations.com

Website: wentevineyards.com

Details: Discover how wine is made and, of course, partake in tastings. Discover the gems of Spain’s Basque Country, including Bilbao, home to the Frank Gehry–designed Guggenheim Museum, and the stunning seaside resort, San Sebastián, before traveling to France’s wine capital, Bordeaux. Iconic châteaux, timeless vineyards and delicious wine tastings are plentiful as you visit Cadillac, Pauillac, Saint-Émilion, Libourne and Bourg. After cruising the Bordeaux region, experience the lure of the UNESCO Loire Valley before concluding your journey with an overnight stay in Paris. Learn a little, play a lot! This trip is perfect for everyone who enjoys French culture, luxury travel, and wine-led culinary experiences!