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Halloween Family Friendly Wine & Pizza Night – October 30th

It’s Pizza Night! Join us for a night of Halloween fun at Bricoleur Vineyards. Halloween Family Friendly Wine & Pizza Night! Join us for a Halloween themed evening full of excitement and delicious wine and food! Party at Bricoleur Vineyards with spooky treats, a costume contest, pumpkins, and more! Our chef Shane McAnelly is firing up the pizza oven and creating three different delicious pizza options to choose from, along with a fresh salad using lettuces and vegetables grown in our estate garden. Come enjoy the beauty of Bricoleur Vineyards and kick off your weekend with us! Purchase Tickets Here: https://www.bricoleurvineyards.com/product/family-friendly-wine-pizza-night-october-30th

Sonoma Valley Wine Virtual Tastings and Experiences

VIRTUAL SONOMA VALLEY Join our wine community and enjoy a taste of Sonoma Valley wine through Virtual Wine Tastings in your own home. Take a look at the offerings on a daily and weekly basis, and we will see you there! To pre-order wines highlighted during tastings or experiences, visit our Wine Promotions and Special Offers page or view our Sonoma Valley Video Library here for videos you can watch at anytime.

Taste & Toast! A Clif Family Harvest Celebration

Taste and Toast! A Clif Family Harvest Celebration Clif Family brings together wine, food and farming through our downtown St. Helena Tasting Room and Food Truck in the heart of Napa Valley. Join us on Saturday, September 26th and Sunday September 27th as we celebrate the harvest season. Reserve your seat on our patio for a Seasonal tasting flight featuring our newest release, the 2017 Kit’s Killer Cabernet Sauvignon, from our certified organic Estate Vineyards on Howell Mountain. Order lunch during your visit from The Clif Family Bruschetteria Food Truck. Fueled by seasonal ingredients from our certified organic farm, Executive Chef John McConnell will curate a special farm to table menu embracing the harvest bounty. Don’t miss out on special fall bruschette, rotisserie chicken, farm fresh salads and seasonal sides Clif Family, 709 Main Street, St. Helena, CA, www.cliffamily.com For reservations contact wineryexperience@nullcliffamily.com or 707-986-0625

Tolosa Tonight Virtual Winemaker Dinner

Premiering September 25!  Tolosa winery has partnered with the acclaimed Ember Restaurant and Karson Butler Events to create an intimate gathering that evokes the San Luis Obispo Coast wine country in your home, virtually, on demand! The kit contains video links to Winemaker Frederic Delivert sharing three of his most coveted wines, Chef Brian Collins showcasing  a cooking demonstration of the featured recipes (shopping list included), while Amber Karson demonstrates how to create beautiful tablescapes, all with the perfect recommended sound track.  Order early – wine included!

Single Block Estate Tasting

Please come and enjoy a relaxing outdoor tasting of our small production, single block wines from our historic Estate vineyards. The Foppiano family has been making wine continuously since 1896 and we know you will love our refreshing, vibrant white wines and delicious, rich reds.

Private Tasting Tour- Hikes in the Vineyards

Join us for a tour of the 20-year-old Cab vines and terraced Merlot block, with a nature walk through the oaks including a visit to landmark Chalk Hill, views of the Russian River, Mt. St Helena and Geyser Peak. This ultimate wine country experience offers a unique chance to visit a historic family owned and operated property. Gonzague & Claire Lurton, 4th generation winemakers from Bordeaux, have planted roots here in Sonoma. Enjoy Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot and note how each wine reflects its terroir from 6000 miles apart from an another. Few winemakers have the ability to offer you this privilege County Take in the sweeping views with a good dose of terroir education 😉

Mimosa Sunday at Wolfe Heights Estates

Mimosa Sunday Covid Style – We adjust the themes monthly and this month for August it is a brunch affair with latin flair – this month will be our 3rd time doing it and we have sold out every time so far – but we have a bottomless mimosa brunch that is a ticketed only outdoor seated event with live music, full plated brunch, and a mimosa bar at their own table with assorted juices and fruits! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/benvenuto-una-mimosa-sunday-tickets-120334450581

Brunch Affair with Latin Flair

Come out with your Family and Friends and enjoy Live music, Latin inspired brunch & of course Bottomless Mimosa’s bar at your table with your choice of juices and fresh fruit! This event is a pre paid ticketed event – All parties that would like to sit together at the same table must purchase tickets as a group in one single online purchase to ensure group seating. Due to COVID to ensure proper CDC guidelines, tickets are limited and reservation only so be sure to get yours before they are gone!

Cooking with Cakebread Virtual Culinary Class

In conjunction with California Wine Month, we’re opening up the kitchen at Dancing Bear Ranch – virtually – each week in September! With the purchase of a current release virtual tasting pack of four 750ml bottles of Cakebread Cellars wines, guests will be invited to join our resident winery chefs for a complimentary culinary class (value $75/household) featuring two Wine Country recipes paired with two of the featured wines. These virtual culinary classes will be held at 10am on Thursdays, with wines shipped at $10 flat 7-10 days in advance. Entertaining friends and family? Email culinary@nullcakebread.com to plan your private virtual Napa Valley experience!

Cooking with Cakebread Virtual Culinary Class

In conjunction with California Wine Month, we’re opening up the kitchen at Dancing Bear Ranch – virtually – each week in September! With the purchase of a current release virtual tasting pack of four 750ml bottles of Cakebread Cellars wines, guests will be invited to join our resident winery chefs for a complimentary culinary class (value $75/household) featuring two Wine Country recipes paired with two of the featured wines. These virtual culinary classes will be held at 10am on Thursdays, with wines shipped at $10 flat 7-10 days in advance. Entertaining friends and family? Email culinary@nullcakebread.com to plan your private virtual Napa Valley experience!

Cooking with Cakebread Virtual Culinary Class

In conjunction with California Wine Month, we’re opening up the kitchen at Dancing Bear Ranch – virtually – each week in September! With the purchase of a current release virtual tasting pack of four 750ml bottles of Cakebread Cellars wines, guests will be invited to join our resident winery chefs for a complimentary culinary class (value $75/household) featuring two Wine Country recipes paired with two of the featured wines. These virtual culinary classes will be held at 10am on Thursdays, with wines shipped at $10 flat 7-10 days in advance. Entertaining friends and family? Email culinary@nullcakebread.com to plan your private virtual Napa Valley experience!

Cooking with Cakebread Virtual Culinary Class

In conjunction with California Wine Month, we’re opening up the kitchen at Dancing Bear Ranch – virtually – each week in September! With the purchase of a current release virtual tasting pack of four 750ml bottles of Cakebread Cellars wines, guests will be invited to join our resident winery chefs for a complimentary culinary class (value $75/household) featuring two Wine Country recipes paired with two of the featured wines. These virtual culinary classes will be held at 10am on Thursdays, with wines shipped at $10 flat 7-10 days in advance. Entertaining friends and family? Email culinary@nullcakebread.com to plan your private virtual Napa Valley experience!

A Taste from the Past

Enjoy a private outdoor seated tasting for up to 6 guests in the beautiful Dry Creek Valley. Visitors will taste through our special new released wine and receive a bonus pour from the Proprietor’s Cellar. We invite you to relax and enjoy the views with your friends and family.

Bricoleur Vineyards-Quarantine Kitchen Live with Chef Shane Part 9

Join us Saturday, May 23rd at 4:30 PM PST for a live interactive cooking class with our Executive Chef Shane McAnelly! Sip and eat with us from the comfort of your own home. We will be cooking Mushroom Pappardelle! This dish and our 2017 Estate Pinot Noir are a perfect pair. So follow along on Zoom to make a delicious home cooked meal! We can’t wait to see all on Saturday. https://www.bricoleurvineyards.com/product/quarantine-kitchen-live-with-chef-shane-part-9

Bricoleur Vineyards-Quarantine Kitchen Live with Chef Shane Part 10

Join us Saturday, May 30th at 4:30 PM PST for a live interactive cooking class with our Executive Chef Shane McAnelly! Sip and eat with us from the comfort of your own home. We will be cooking Ricotta Gnudi. This dish and our 2018 Estate Chardonnay are a perfect pair. So follow along on Zoom to make a delicious home cooked meal! We can’t wait to see all on Saturday. https://www.bricoleurvineyards.com/product/quarantine-kitchen-live-with-chef-shane-part-10

Bricoleur Vineyards-Quarantine Kitchen Live with Chef Shane Part 8

Join us Saturday, May 16th at 4:30 PM PST for a live interactive cooking class with our Executive Chef Shane McAnelly! Sip and eat with us from the comfort of your own home. We will be cooking Pork Milanese with Roasted Garden Radishes. This dish and our 2018 Sauvignon Blanc are a perfect pair. So follow along on Zoom to make a delicious home cooked meal! We can’t wait to see all on Saturday. https://www.bricoleurvineyards.com/product/quarantine-kitchen-live-with-chef-shane-part-8

Bricoleur Vineyards-Quarantine Kitchen Live with Chef Shane Part 7

Quarantine Kitchen Live with Chef Shane Part 7 MAY 9, 2020 @ 4:30 PM PST ( 7:30 EST) Join us Saturday, May 9th at 4:30 PM PST for a live interactive cooking class with our Executive Chef Shane McAnelly! Sip and eat with us from the comfort of your own home. We will be cooking Classic Beef Burger & Fries. This dish and our “Flying by the Seat of Our Pants” Brut are a perfect pair. So follow along on Zoom to make a delicious home cooked meal! We can’t wait to see all on Saturday. https://www.bricoleurvineyards.com/product/quarantine-kitchen-live-with-chef-shane-part-7

Baldacci Family Vineyards’ Online Wine Experiences

Baldacci Family Vineyards is bringing the Napa experience to your living room! Throughout April, Baldacci will be hosting online tastings, food + wine pairing seminars, and meet and greets with the winemaker. Grab your partner, grab a glass, and enjoy! Book your online experience now on the “Visit Us” page of Baldacci’s website.

Winery Hike-in-Place

During Shelter-in-Place, Six Sigma Ranch & Winery has opened up the trails on their 4,300-acre property to the public at no cost. At a 6-foot socially safe distance, guests can enjoy hiking, biking, walking, and running along the many trails, with a stunning vineyard backdrop. The team is also offering wine by the bottle and ranch-raised meat for purchase to take home out of the tasting room, open in a grocery style 9am-4:30pm daily. If you want to use the trails (open 9am-4:30pm), check in at the tasting room located two miles down the driveway.

Six Sigma Ranch Socially Distant Local Wine Delivery

If you live in Lake County, you’re in luck. Six Sigma is delivering wine and ranch-raised meat products with no delivery costs within Hidden Valley, Lakeport, Kelseyville and the rest of Lake County every Wednesday and Thursday. Orders will be delivered at a socially safe distance at your home’s entrance from a friendly Six Sigma staff member. To place an order, call the tasting room at 707-994-4068, or email Rachel Ahlmann at rachel@nullsixsigmaranch.com.

Cooking with Cakebread

Cook along with Cakebread Cellars Culinary Director Brian Streeter live in his home kitchen. Each week, Brian will prepare a recipe using simple yet flavorful ingredients with a gourmet twist and pair it with the perfect wine. We’ll post the recipe online so you can shop and order your wines in advance.

Cooking With Cakebread

Cook along with Cakebread Cellars Culinary Director Brian Streeter live in his home kitchen. Each week, Brian will prepare a recipe using simple yet flavorful ingredients with a gourmet twist and pair it with the perfect wine. We’ll post the recipe online so you can shop and order your wines in advance. Log on to Facebook.com/CakebreadCellars/Live to join!

Cooking with Cakebread

Cook along with Cakebread Cellars Culinary Director Brian Streeter live in his home kitchen. Each week, Brian will prepare a recipe using simple yet flavorful ingredients with a gourmet twist and pair it with the perfect wine. We’ll post the recipe online so you can shop and order your wines in advance. Log on to Facebook.com/CakebreadCellars/Live to join!

Virtual Tastings with The Count of Buena Vista Winery

Travel back in time for a taste of history with The Count of Buena Vista, Agoston Haraszthy every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 12 p.m. The Count will take viewers on a journey of California’s first commercial winery & dive into historic and powerful stories of Buena Vista, Sonoma & California, along with some tasty wine inspiration. Join us on Buena Vista’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pg/BuenaVistaWinery/ Learn more about all of our virtual sessions here and purchase the wines in advance: https://buenavistawinery.com/events/virtual-events/ Open your favorite bottle of Buena Vista wine and join us for a virtual tour & tasting!

@ByTheStem x @NapaCellarsWine Instagram Live Virtual Tasting

Join Sommelier Casleah of @bythestem as she tastes a special selection of Napa Cellars wines, typically reserved for the Oakville tasting room. Live from her Instagram at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, April 21, Casleah will taste Napa Cellars’ 2016 Reserve Chardonnay, 2016 Reserve Pinot Noir and 2016 Winemaker Series Malbec alongside a member of the winery’s education team. Want to learn more about Malbec in Napa Valley? Napa Cellars’ outlook for the 2020 vintage? New projects that the winery has in the works? Tune in at 4 p.m. to virtually taste with @bythestem and this week’s guest from Napa Cellars.

Ampelos Wine Channel – Virtual Wine Tastings (Zoom)

Join us Fridays in May for our virtual tastings. You will hear about their background, farming principles, animals and winemaking style. Topics to be covered are: – Biodynamic farming: Preps, calendar, organic, compost, – Sustainability: solar power, repurposing – Ranch history and overview – Geography, soils, weather and climate – terroir – Vine anatomy, 3 years to harvest, grafting – Water, rain, irrigation, frost – Vine balance, leaves, clusters, thinning, leaf pulling, – Staffing, skills, education, knowledge sharing, – Varietals We will cover seasonal topics including – Pruning – Bud break – Shoot growth and tucking – Flowering and fruit set – Veraison – Harvest decisions – Harvest And winery topics like – Destemming and crushing – Fermentation and maceration – Barrels and barrel aging – Pinot Noir clones – Blending – Packagning: glass, corks, labels, no-foils – Bottling – Custom projects – Kurt Russell etc. – Custom Virtual Tastings

Taco Tuesday, Vino y Más with Amelia and Dalia Ceja

Taco Tuesday, Vino y Más with Amelia and Dalia Ceja streaming on Facebook Live every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. PST! This dynamic duo’s dedication to ease, healthfulness, and—above all else—flavor should win a permanent place in the hearts of home cooks. They’ll discuss classic and contemporary dishes, fun wine pairings and give snippets of their down-home family life. The second delicious recipe that will be showcased is Amelia’s Eggplant Tostadas paired with our Vino de Casa red blend (70% Pinot Noir, 20% Syrah), so be sure to tune in this coming Tuesday, April 14th at 6:30 p.m and every Tuesday this month. We encourage participation! We will be submitting a new recipe and wine pairing each week on our website. Also, pre-order our wines and have them shipped to your home. We also have offers on wine + shipping! Come hungry + thirsty amigos. Please tune in and share! Participate + shop wine collection → https://www.cejavineyards.com/wine-shop

SAMsARA Spring Whites and Lights Picnic

We’re having a picnic and you’re invited. Join the crew for our first-ever live picnic where we’ll be tasting through the fresh and lovely 6-pack line-up and entertaining all your questions. We will be tasting the newly-released 2019 Jorian Hill Vineyard Viognier, 2018 SRH Chardonnay and 2019 Rosé! These wines are available on our website! Saturday, April 11, 1 PM PST, 4 PM EST ZOOM ID: 893353002

Curbside Pick Up

A wine steward will meet you curbside & assist you with wine selection, process your order and put the wine in your trunk. You can place your order ahead of time by calling 805.238.4112, or emailing tara@nullhfwines.com or just come by the tasting cellar. Now more than ever, Wine is Essential!

Tasting at Your Table Virtual Wine Tastings

We know it’s not always possible to come visit us in Napa Valley. As much as we hate to admit it, life can sometimes get in the way no matter how much you need a relaxing wine country retreat. When you need that pause but just can’t steal away, we’ll bring wine country to you. Anytime you purchase one of our virtual tasting packs, you’ll receive an invite to a live, one-on-one, virtual tasting tailored around your choice. This is all about you . . . your wines, on your time, in your home. We can’t wait to see you.

Honig Eco-Tour and Tasting

What better way to learn about environmentally friendly practices than with a guided tour through our sustainably farmed Rutherford vineyard? Our Eco-Tour & Tasting begins in the Honig tasting room where you will sample our classic Sauvignon blanc. We will then board our 6-passenger cart which will transport you into the vineyard, where you’ll see first-hand the things we do to care for the environment while producing world-class wines – from managing water use, to providing wildlife habitat, to our role in the restoration of the Rutherford Reach of the Napa River (and of course, the Honig bees!) Once we have completed the vineyard tour, relax and enjoy a tasting of our current release wines.

Vineyard & Winery excursion

Tour this local winery, captain vineyards, truly family owned & operated, the first green vineyard/ winery in Contra Costa County and a small business climate leader. We will touch on sustainable grape growing and wine making. Learn about the Lamorinda American Viticulture Area (AVA). The visit will also include a barrel tasting of 4-5 varietals of wine and cheese pairing. Not often you partake in on experience like this in your backyard. It’s good for the body & mind. Visit www.captainvineyards.com.

Private Vineyard Tour & Barrel Tasting

Tour this local winery, captain vineyards, truly family owned & operated, the first green vineyard/ winery in Contra Costa County and a small business climate leader. We will touch on sustainable grape growing and wine making. Learn about the Lamorinda American Viticulture Area (AVA). The visit will also include a barrel tasting of 4-5 varietals of wine and cheese pairing. Not often you partake in on experience like this in your backyard. It’s good for the body & mind. Visit www.captainvineyards.com.

2013 Tributary Pinot Noir by the Glass

Join us Saturday, March 14th at our Riverbench Vineyard Tasting Room where we will be pouring our very limited production Tributary Pinot Noir. This wine is only made on select vintages, from the best barrels of Pinot Noir on the property. Because there are only a few cases of this wine left, we do not open bottles for normal tastings. Come in anytime from 10am – 3pm on Saturday, March 14th, when we’ll have the 2013 vintage Tributary Pinot Noir available for $25 per glass. ** Wine club discounts apply on by-the-glass and bottle purchases.

Valentine’s Day Pairing: Chocolate Truffles + Sparkling Wine

Riverbench is excited to partner with Jessica Foster Confections as we pair our Sparkling wine tasting along with four decadent chocolate truffles. Flexible timing: available anytime from 10am to 3:30pm on Friday, February 14th. Pairing intended for our Sparkling wine releases, but you may choose any tasting flight. — Must be 21 years of age or older to participate. Tasting fee of $20 will be refunded if you join the Riverbench wine club during your visit.

Sip ‘n Stay Saturday

Join us for an afternoon filled with great wine, music by local artist (and contestant on The Voice) Lauren Hall, and tasty food prepared by Hurricane Kitchen food truck. This event is free to attend, no tickets required!

Sip ‘n Stay Saturday

Help us kick off the new decade with our very first event in our 2020 Concert Series! Join us for an afternoon filled with delicious wines, fun music by local artist (and contestant on The Voice) Will Breman, and tasty food from Manny’s Dime available for purchase. This event is free to attend, no tickets required!

Wine-Down Saturday

Join us for an afternoon of delicious wines, live music by local artist Devin Welsh, and food available to purchase from The Pairing Knife food truck. The event is free to attend: no tickets required!

Riverbench Vineyard Tasting Room: Extended Hours

After many club member requests, we’re trying something a little different. Riverbench Vineyard tasting room along the Foxen Canyon Wine Trail will be open for a late afternoon of lawn games, all original live music and wine by the glass or bottle. Bring your blanket, chairs and friends for a relaxing Friday afternoon in our garden. Tasting flights end at 4pm; our normal closing time. Wine served by the glass or bottle from 4 to 6pm.

Wine + Doughnut Pairing

What’s better than doughnuts? Doughnuts paired with wine! We are excited to partner with a local bakery in Los Olivos for this special sweet and savory pairing. God’s Country Provisions was established in 2018 to bring creativity to familiar doughnuts we all love, delivered with wine country hospitality. Pre-order of this doughnut pairing is required, as they will be baked to order and picked up each morning. Ticket holders may come in to our vineyard tasting room anytime on Saturday from 10am – 3pm to redeem their tickets for a delicious wine and food pairing flight.

Veteran’s Day at Riverbench Vineyard

At Riverbench, past and present military service men and women receive complimentary wine tastings year round. For Veterans Day weekend, we’re toasting to those who served. Visit either Riverbench tasting room anytime on Saturday, Sunday or Monday for a special library sparkling wine pour added to any tasting.

Halloween Pumpkin Decorating

We’re excited to be hosting a day of pumpkin decorating at our vineyard tasting room. Bring only your creativity – we’ve grown hundreds of pumpkins for you to choose from! One pumpkin and decorating supplies included with each ticket. Choose from seating options beginning at 11am or 2pm. Wine by the bottle or glass available throughout the day in the garden. Tastings available inside the tasting room. Tips for a great day: Secure your tickets early – space is limited. Rain or shine the event will go on – dress accordingly for this outdoor event.

Live Music, Food Truck + Wine in the Vineyard

Sundays in October are always a great time to visit Riverbench Vineyard! Special outdoor wine menu includes wine by the bottle or glass. Bring a blanket and find a spot for a picnic on the lawn. A local musician (to be announced soon) will be filling the garden with all original music from 12pm to 3pm. Big Truck Foods will be serving their delicious grilled sandwiches and burgers made with deli-fresh meats and cheeses, served on locally baked breads with their own unique sauces.

Schugtoberfest

The Schug family’s winemaking roots begin along the Rhein River in Germany, at Domäne Assmannshausen, where Walter Schug spent his childhood and his father Ewald was Winemaster, beginning in 1923. In the early 1900s, as the popularity of Munich’s Oktoberfest grew, the small towns scattered across Germany- including the winemaking regions- began throwing their own versions of the harvest festival. Through this tradition, we continue to celebrate the fall bounty with our annual Schugtoberfest Harvest Party! Admission includes drink tickets, bites, live polka with dancing, and stunning views of Carneros from the Schug Estate.

Fall Wine Passport in Santa Clara Valley

Enjoy a month long tasting adventure at 34 wineries in the Santa Clara Valley. Passport includes tastings at each winery, exclusive discounts at wineries and local restaurants and businesses and entry into a drawing! Live music, small bites and delicious wines.

Valley of the Moon Vintage Festival

Join us for the 122nd annual Valley of the Moon Vintage Festival – a weekend of food, wine, art and a celebration of harvest. Includes both adult and youth grape stomps! The number of teams will be limited.

Music at the Vineyards

It’s a private little concert on the patio at Cooper-Garrod! Listen to some tunes while you kick back with fine wine from the beautiful estate vineyards. Bring friends, bring a picnic, or find charcuterie and cheeses in the Tasting Room refrigerator to pair with your wine selection.

September 1st: Alex Lucero and Ryan Price , September 8:  27 Strings, September 15th: Blue House, September 22nd: Dolce Musica, September 29th: PS Duo.

Library Wine Weekend @ Hungry Hawk Vineyards

This September 6th-8th, the owners of Hungry Hawk Vineyards will be opening up their cellar doors to showcase a special selection for our Library Wine Weekend! Experience how each vintage has its own signature that lends to the creation of wine that provokes thought.

Cabernet Sundays at Barterra

Come experience our award winning Cabernet Sauvignon from Alexander Valley. Our 2009 and 2010 vintages will be poured for $25/glass and bottles will be discounted 10% on our Special Cab Sundays for the whole month of September in our Wine Tasting Room or beautiful courtyard.

Walk with the Winemaker

Ever wonder what distinguishes an organic, sustainable, estate vineyard and winery from all the others? This is your chance to find out! The Cooper-Garrod winemaker is your guide for an hour’s easy walk including our Chardonnay vineyard, the crush pad, and barrel room. All are welcome, novice and oenophile alike, as are your questions. Your ultimate destination? The Tasting Room, of course, to see what comes of it all!

Wine Month, 2019

Each week in September, in addition to debuting our 2018 Albarino, Woof’n Rose Winery will feature a different wine purchase discount. We invite you to join us to Sip our Wine in your Quality Time, Time to Smell the Roses, Time to Kiss Puppy Noses! Watch our vineyards ripen in preparation for this year’s harvest.

Follow the Grape – Cultivate Your Tasting Knowledge!

Follow the Grape into our Tasting Room Saturdays in September, from 12-4pm! Each week we’ll explore a different varietal from a sensory and historical point of view. Set amidst our 5th generation Home Ranch, our Tasting Room is the perfect place to sip and learn about Lodi wines. Experience the journey that our estate grown grapes take, from our sustainably farmed vineyards all the way into your glass! Activities vary each week, including fresh-off-the-vine grape tastings, vertical samples of exclusive library wines, family farm heirlooms, and Q&A with Harney Lane’s knowledgeable staff. Celebrate CA Wine Month – cultivate your tasting knowledge!

30 Years of Alegría

Free tasting of ACORN’s estate-grown, sustainably-farmed, field-blend wines during the month of September to celebrate California Wine Month, the beginning of harvest, and our 30th vintage! Be sure to mention the Wine Institute when you make your tasting reservation. Reservations Required.

Thomas Allen Vineyards & Winery Presents…Sunset Saturday- Music on the back patio!

Sunset Saturday with Acoustic Measures! Join us for an evening of fabulous music and wine! $5 per person, with Wine Club members receiving 2 complimentary entries. Patio seating is limited so feel free to bring your own chair or blanket! Picnics welcome, but please no outside alcohol. Wine available for purchase. A little about the band: Specializing in classic rock and pop from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s Acoustic Measures perform songs that will make you smile and tap your feet as you remember where you were when you first heard these songs . We enjoy performing songs from great harmonies bands such as The Eagles, Beatles, America and Crosby Stills to name a few. Cheers!

California Wine Month at Vina Robles

Celebrate California Wine Month at the Vina Robles Hospitality Center. During the month of September, save big on 6+ bottles of all Vina Robles Estate Series wines. While you’re here, enjoy new release tastings, wine and cheese pairings, bistro service, and Saturday Live featuring local musicians.

Wine & Cheese Pairing at Alexander Valley Vineyards

Spend an hour with us at this seated tasting offered at 10:30am, 1:00pm and 3:00pm. Local artisan cheeses are paired with four of our top wines, including CYRUS. There is no better way to relax in wine country while taking in the action of our working winery. Reservations are required at least 48 hours in advance.

Live Music @ Hungry Hawk Vineyards

Come listen to The JourneyBirds on September 1st & 7th, Father & Son on September 8th &29th, Andrew Parker Davis on Septmber 14th and Mike McGill on September 21st, live from 2:30 – 5:30 PM. Amazing patio view of the San Pasqual Valley, enjoy all while sipping award-winning wines. *Outside food welcomed. Tasting Room Hours: Noon – 6 PM.

Vineyard Hike at Alexander Valley Vineyards

Join us for a grape to glass tour as we hike the home of Alexander Valley Vineyards. We’ll pass by our working winery, the 1868 Alexander Valley school and the Alexander homestead. After the hike, taste wine from the barrel in our underground wine cave. Relax and take in the views on our winery deck with a wine country picnic. This is the ultimate way to experience the history, tradition, and excellence of Alexander Valley Vineyards. Box lunch included. Reservations required 48 hours in advance. Easy walking tour, but there are hills and dirt trails. Not offered on Sunday.

Ranch-to-Table Dinner

Let’s unwind and enjoy a gathering of Family, Friends, Farm raised meat & Estate wines in the midst of Beautiful Nature. Six Sigma Ranch & Winery is a true working cattle Ranch. Our Family style Ranch-to-Table Dinners introduce an authentic Farm experience. Captivating scenery and the sounds of nature, paired with Ranch Pasture-raised pork and side-by-side Estate Vintage Wine pairings make every bite heavenly. It promises to be a memorable event. We look forward to you joining us!

Cave Tour and Barrel Tasting at Alexander Valley Vineyards

Experience Alexander Valley Vineyard’s history, tradition and excellence with this 45 minute tasting and cave tour. Learn about our barrel aging program while experiencing how the oak barrels influence the wine as your taste Cabernet Sauvignon from both French and American oak barrels side by side. Offered daily 11:00am and 2:00pm daily – Reservations required for groups of 10 or more.

Vegan & gluten free lunch choices available.

FRONT PORCH MUSIC FESTIVAL 2019

Hosted by Fifth Generation Winegrower, Karl D. Wente, the festival will feature amazing local and regional bands on multiple stages set up throughout the Wente Vineyards Estate Winery property on Tesla Road. This is the Tri-Valley event to end the summer with and kick off Harvest! Join us and spend the day jamming to live music, drinking memorable wines, and enjoying delicious food options in the company of family and friends.

Celebrate California Wine Month with Foxen

In honor of California Wine Month, we are offering an extra 5% discount on any purchase of 6 bottles or more through the month of September. Also, join us on Sunday September 8th for a book signing by George Rose, Live music by Different Strings and Garey Deli will be serving up some delicious Santa Maria style BBQ.

Rutherford Hill Winery’s Annual Barn Bash

Kick up your heels and toast to this year’s spectacular harvest at this 8th annual Barn Bash release party. Enjoy a special selection of Rutherford Hill and Terlato Vineyards wines paired with authentic BBQ fare. Try your hand at line dancing or just rock out to live music while enjoying our stunning views from the Top of the Hill. An array of carnival games will also be featured to ensure a fun time is had by all. Space is limited, reserve your tickets now!

WINEderlust

El Dorado County’s most creative, passionate and pioneering winemakers, brewers, musicians and artisans will be converging on Middle Main Street in Placerville (Old Hangtown), CA for a full street fair, concert and beverage bazzar! With an obsession for all things El Dorado-born-and-raised, every wine featured is made from El Dorado grown fruit, all the bands are local folks playing that Hangtown sound and the artists and vendors will be exhibiting their regional aesthetic. Fill your belly with the best eats from our local food trucks, enjoy some hands-on fun like flower crown making, corn hole and other fun and games.

Summer Anniversary Celebration

Pack up your picnic to pair with your favorite Charles R wine and we’ll supply the cake, come celebrate our 13th Anniversary! Hang out on the patio and enjoy live music from 1-4pm with Math Class, a band with the drive and excitement of new and retro rock tunes that have been amped up to create a smiling audience. Wine Club members will be picking up their August collection of specially selected wines, and Bonnie will provide a unique food and wine pairing for members to savor.

Harvest Wine Celebration @ Charles R Vineyards

Ron Dee’s, Louisiana’s best BBQ and delicious Filipino cuisine, will be dishing up Hot Links, Kielbasa, Pulled Finger Lickin’ Chicken and Pork Loin Po Boy Sandwiches along with Lumpia, Pancit and Chicken Adobo, what a combo! To pair with the menu, we will be releasing our 2017 Chardonnay, 2015 Zinfandel and 2010 Petite Sirah. Kick back to live music on our garden patio with Mud Daddy, a 6-piece Rock cover band putting on an energetic classic Rock ‘n’ Roll and Blues show with strong vocal harmonies, driving percussion and a dynamic lead guitar. Sneak in some retail therapy with our local artisans showcasing hand crafted jewelry, pottery and ceramics, watercolors, designed and lighted wine bottles, woodworks, wine charms and more.

Fourth Friday Free Concert with Spencer James

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

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@nullgmail.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!

Pinot & Pups

Paired with 5 Gainey Vineyard Pinot Noirs is an afternoon of fun for you and your pups! $30 per person includes the tasting, gourmet dog goodies, wine specials and dog trainers on site from K9 Solutions. 25% of tastings are being donated to the K9 Solutions non-profit organization. Join us for a great time of Pinot and play!

Single Vineyard Tasting

Discover our exclusive and limited-production single vineyard wines on our shaded patio, or in our beautiful tasting salon. (based on season and availability) The tasting begins with an overview of the history of Chimney Rock and the Stags Leap Appellation and follows with a curated selection of some of our exquisitely crafted vineyard designate Cabernet Sauvignons. Appreciate the difference that place makes in our highly coveted, award-winning wines. • Daily from 10:00am to 4:00pm • $65 per person | $55 Club Members • One tasting fee waived for each 3 bottle purchase of red wine

Livermore Valley Harvest Wine Celebration

Tickets include wine tastings, commemorative Livermore Valley Wine Country GoVino glass, wine discounts and activities. Cheers to outdoor GoVino wine glasses that won’t make your drink smell or taste like plastic! GoVino glasses are also BPA free, recyclable and made in the USA. Participating Wineries 3 Steve’s Winery, Bent Creek Winery, Big White House Winery, BoaVentura de Caires, Caddis Winery, Cedar Mountain, Charles R Vineyards, Cuda Ridge Wines, Darcie Kent Vineyards, Eagle Ridge Vineyards, Ehrenberg Cellars, el Sol Winery, Elliston Vineyards, Embodied Wines, Fenestra Winery, Leisure Street Winery, Longevity Wines, Mitchell Katz Winery, Murrieta’s Well, Nella Terra Cellars, Page Mill Winery, Retzlaff Vineyards, Rios-Lovell Estate, Rodrigue Molyneaux, The Singing Winemaker, The Steven Kent Winery, Wente Vineyards, Winemakers Studio and Wood Family Vineyards!

Lodi Grape Festival

For 82 years the people in San Joaquin County have been gathering to celebrate the grape harvest at the annual Lodi Grape Festival. What started out as a small food festival in downtown Lodi has now evolved into a four day event filled with great entertainment, food, wine tasting, vendors, grape and commodity murals, competitive exhibits, carnival, grape displays and so much more!

Ramona Grape Stomp

To celebrate the harvest of grapes throughout the Ramona Valley, this fun-filled family event will offer attendees the opportunity to: • Stomp in a grape stomp competition, or in the free and leisurely ‘fun stomp’ • Sample award-winning local wine, craft beer, and cider • Shop at a variety of selected artisans and merchants • Enjoy face painting and other fun activities for the kids • Find treasures in the silent auction, featuring hand crafted items from local schools • Nibble on food while you have fun watching others stomp away.

Sunday Funday

Enjoy an afternoon of wine and music. The Hurricane Kitchen Food Truck will be cooking a storm starting at 12pm, and local musician Danielle Taylor will be playing from 1 to 3pm! This event is free to attend, no tickets required!

Sunday Funday

Enjoy an afternoon of wine and music! The Hurricane Kitchen Food Truck will be cooking a storm starting at 12pm, and local musician, Billy Manzik, will be playing from 1 to 3pm. This event is free to attend, no tickets required!

Wine-Down Friday

Join us after hours for a glass (or bottle) of wine. Live music by local favorite Shane Stoneman and food available to purchase from Javed Kabab Paradise Food Truck. The event is free to attend: no tickets required!

Wine-Down Friday

Save the date! Join us after hours for a glass (or bottle!) of wine. Live music by Craig Kinkaid and food available to purchase from The Hurricane Kitchen food truck. The event is free to attend: no tickets required!

Sunday Funday

Enjoy an afternoon of wine and music. Fire & Wine will have wood-fired fare available to purchase and Noach Tangeras will be playing from 1 to 3pm! This event is free to attend, no tickets required!

Wine Down Friday

Join us after work for a glass (or bottle) of wine! Live music by Ras Danny – Authentic Jamaican Reggae Music and food available to purchase from Javed Kabab Kitchen Food Truck. The event is free to attend: no tickets required!

Love Livermore Live

We invite you to join us for an incredible day in the sun centered around original live music, homegrown wine, and the community that ties us all together. Set a blanket on the lawn among the picturesque Darcie Kent Vineyards and enjoy the best of Livermore’s melodies, wines and beers, food, and most of all, the incredible people who make up the Livermore community (YOU). We will have 14 musical acts on 3 rotating stages. Relax on the the lawn of the Truck Stage, burn some calories at the Barn Stage, and get an intimate singer-songwriter experience in the Acoustic Lounge. Most importantly, Love Livermore Live is a fundraiser designed to put instruments in the hands of Livermore’s youth. We hope you will help us to continue Livermore’s unique culture of supporting original, homegrown art!

Wine-Down Friday

Join us after work for a glass (or bottle!) of wine. Live music by local favorite Shawn Clark Family Band and food available to purchase from Javed Kabab Paradise Food Truck. The event is free to attend: no tickets required!

Gravenstein Apple Fair

Don’t miss Sonoma County Farm Trails’ beloved summer event, the Gravenstein Apple Fair on August 17 & 18 in Sebastopol. Come celebrate the best of Sonoma County! There is something for everyone: Live Music on 2 Stages: Americana, World, Zydeco & more 30 of Sonoma County’s Best Food Vendors Local wine, craft cider and microbrews Children’s Corner: Arts & crafts, farm animals, circus & more Do-It-Yourself Workshops: Experts share skills from cheesemaking to worm composting Vendors: Over 75 artists and crafters Life on the Farm Arena: Farmer panels, sheep shearing, cowboy storytelling, etc. Plus, Artisan Tasting Lounge ($20 access for curated food & libation pairings)

Weekend Along the Farm Trails

Coming this fall, join us for a Weekend Along the Farm Trails. Reserve your spot now to on the Farm Trails. Meet your farmers & makers, visit pumpkin patches, harvest apples, shop from delicious farmstands, meet farm animals, sample delicious food & libations and discover some of Sonoma County’s best kept secrets! Guests must RSVP to attend.

Sunset Wines & Full Moon Vines – Wine, Music, & Hayrides!

Doors open at 6 pm. General admission tickets include your choice glass of Doce Robles’ wine. Additional wine and local catered dinner available for purchase. Live performance by award-winning Noach Tangeras, an American roots band with rock, folk, country, and blues emphasis. At the evening’s end (weather permitting), we showcase a warming fire for toasting s’mores under the full moon. Don’t forget your jacket!

Wine-Down Friday

Save the date! Join us after work for a glass (or bottle!) of wine. Live music by Anchor & Bear and food available to purchase from The Hurricane Kitchen. The event is free to attend: no tickets required!

Wine-Down Friday

Join us after work for wines by the glass (or bottle!). Listen to live music by Natalie Haskins and purchase delicious food from Hurricane Kitchen Food Truck. The event is free to attend: no tickets required!

Sunday Funday

Enjoy an afternoon of wine and music. The Hurricane Kitchen Food Truck will be cooking a storm starting at 12pm, and Five Parts Devil will be playing from 1 to 3pm! This event is free to attend, no tickets required.

Wine & Wags

Join us for the 2nd annual Wine & Wags event! Livermore Valley’s dog friendly wineries host a day of fun for dogs and their owners across the region. Bring your friendly four legged friends (on a leash, of course!), and enjoy a day in beautiful Wine Country. Local animal rescues will be partnered with our wineries, promoting adoptions of their furry friends that need a home.

Healdsburg Art Festival

The Healdsburg Center for the Arts in collaboration with the City of Healdsburg Community Services will present the 2019 Healdsburg Art Festival from June 21-23 in Healdsburg Plaza Park.

The festival will feature up to 60 different artist booths from artists from throughout the U.S and internationally. There will be live performances and entertainment by various bands, musicians, dancers, poets, comedians and acrobats. Artists will demo their work throughout the day and interactive sculpture installations will be available throughout the park. An art zone will be provided which includes art activities for both kids and adults, face painting, chalk drawing, balloon animals and more. Food vendors will be available as well as a beer and wine garden.

Taste of the Mountains Menlo Park Wine Walk

The Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Association presents the Taste of the Mountains Wine Walk on Saturday, June 1 in Downtown Menlo Park from 2-5:30pm. All ticket proceeds from the event will benefit the Menlo Park Atherton Education Foundation. Enjoy wines from small, local boutique wineries of the Santa Cruz Mountains poured in various designated tasting locations up and down Santa Cruz Avenue. Check in for your wristband, glass, and a map of the pouring locations – then enjoy an afternoon of tasting and discovering. Purchase your favorites from the bottle booth and Stay downtown for a dinner or movie to follow!

Wind-Powered Wine

As a family-owned winery, we are committed to sustainability throughout the operations at Scheid Vineyards and look forward to celebrating Down to Earth Month with special happenings in both tasting rooms all month long. Visit our 100% wind-powered winery and tasting rooms for special tastings, sustainable pairings, wind turbine photo ops, and more! Follow us on social media for updates.

Earth Day Eco-Tour

In celebration of Earth Day we will be offering our Eco-Tour and Tasting for the price of our Classic Tasting. That’s a savings of $15 per person! It’s the perfect time to tour our sustainably farmed vineyard and learn all about our farming practices. You’ll get a close up view, from the comfort of our 8 passenger cart, of the different things we do to ensure a healthy vineyard and minimize our impact on the environment. Then we’ll head back to the tasting room for a tasting of our current release wines.

Eco-Tour and Tasting Experience

What better way to learn about environmentally friendly practices than with a guided tour through our sustainably farmed Rutherford vineyard? Our Eco-Tour & Tasting begins in the Honig tasting room where you will sample our classic Sauvignon blanc. We will then board our 6-passenger cart which will transport you into the vineyard, where you’ll see first-hand the things we do to care for the environment while producing world-class wines – from managing water use, to providing wildlife habitat, to our role in the restoration of the Rutherford Reach of the Napa River (and of course, the Honig bees!) Once we have completed the vineyard tour, relax and enjoy a tasting of our current release wines.

Down to Earth Day

Join us for an educational Vineyard Tour with Alli Dericco, Winegrowing Technician, followed by cheese and charcuterie and wine by the glass on our Terrace! Limited space available. Please RSVP to Sharon at events@nullrodneystrong.com or call 707.433.0980.

Earth Day at DeLoach Vineyards

Join us as we celebrate Earth Day! Enjoy a tour of the Theater of Nature on a guided walking adventure through the practice and impact of the organic and Biodynamic® farming methods utilized in the DeLoach Estate Vineyard. No RSVP required. $20 per person | Complimentary for wine club members

“Down to Earth” Trail Ride

This unique, weekend-only opportunity explores sustainability in action as you enjoy an hour-long horseback ride with organic vineyard views and panoramas across Silicon Valley and San Francisco Bay. Afterward, mosey over to the Tasting Room and savor a flight of Estate wines in your souvenir glass. Bring a picnic or purchase cheeses and antipasto from the ‘frig in the Tasting Room and relax on the patio at this historic working ranch. Available every April Saturday and Sunday except Easter day. Make reservations by 4 p.m. Thursday before the weekend you wish to visit by emailing events@nullcgv.com or calling (408) 867-7116.

Down To Earth BBQ

Sip some great wine, bite into tasty BBQ and hear about our involvement in the California Sustainable Winegrowing Program from our winemaker/viticulturist Nicholas Palumbo where he will delve deeper into the word “Sustainable” and what it means to our lives as well as our business. Also learn how you can support local 4H kids and fill your freezer with locally and ethically raised, healthy, safe meats.

Down to Earth at Big White House and John Evan Cellars

We toast Mother Earth during Down to Earth Month in April. Come raise your glass as you gaze across the estate Cabernet Sauvignon vineyard beginning to bud. Make a wish and sprinkle, or toss if the mood strikes, some wild flower seeds along our patio’s edge. Be green and cycle over to taste our upcoming new barrel samples and we will donate your tasting fee to an “Earthly” charity. Tasting room fees apply to taste.

Organic Vineyard, Winery & Garden Tour

Come experience a guided walk of our beautiful gardens and organic vineyards and visit with our happy farm animals. Learn about grape growing and wine making at the highest levels while you taste through a selection of our Estate grown and produced wines. During the seated portion of your tour we will delight you with a modest sampling of what our farm and gardens produce.

Earth Day Tour at Alexander Valley Vineyards

Get a behind the scenes look at the Wetzel Family’s commitment to sustainability.The family motto has always been “use less and have more”. Using that phrase as guidance, Harry Wetzel, IV has taken the family commitment to sustainability to the next level and says quite simply, “it is the right thing to do. Minimizing our impact on the environment is not only good for us, but it’s healthy for everything around us as well.” Join Harry on April 13 at 1pm for a tour of the property, an in-depth discussion of the many components of sustainability practiced for decades, along with tasting the wines resulting from that commitment. This 1.5 hour tour will look at the environmental, economic, and social elements of sustainability that have been implemented since 1962 at Alexander Valley Vineyards. This is an easy walking tour, limited to 35 guests. Reservations are required.

Grilled Six Sigma Sausage Lunch #1

Six Sigma Ranch is dedicated to high quality, sustainable farming practices. Every Saturday at noon throughout the month of April, we will showcase our pasture-raised pork sausages alongside house-made sides and our estate grown, award-winning wines. Lunch hosted in our wine cave. $35 per person.  Optional 10am Pinzgauer Ranch & Vineyard Tour add-on available beforehand for additional $10 – inquire with Tasting Room directly at 707.994.4068, or email Patty, patty@nullsixsigmaranch.com.

Grilled Six Sigma Sausage Lunch #3

Six Sigma Ranch is dedicated to high quality, sustainable farming practices. Every Saturday at noon throughout the month of April, we will showcase our pasture-raised pork sausages alongside house-made sides and our estate grown, award-winning wines. Lunch hosted in our wine cave. $35 per person.  Optional 10am Pinzgauer Ranch & Vineyard Tour add-on available beforehand for additional $10 – inquire with Tasting Room directly at 707.994.4068, or email Patty, patty@nullsixsigmaranch.com.

Grilled Six Sigma Sausage Lunch #2

Six Sigma Ranch is dedicated to high quality, sustainable farming practices. Every Saturday at noon throughout the month of April, we will showcase our pasture-raised pork sausages alongside house-made sides and our estate grown, award-winning wines. Lunch hosted in our wine cave. $35 per person. Optional 10am Pinzgauer Ranch & Vineyard Tour add-on available beforehand for additional $10 – inquire with Tasting Room directly at 707.994.4068, or email Patty, patty@nullsixsigmaranch.com.

Drink Green: A Toast to Sustainable Winegrowing

Travel to participating wineries for “Drink Green: A Toast to Sustainable Winegrowing” celebrating Madera County’s commitment to sustainable winegrowing and winemaking practices. Taste a variety of delicious wines and “drink green” while learning a few things about what makes our wines eco-conscious: -Owl Box Programs -Grape growing using non-tillage and micro-irrigation management for efficiency. -Energy efficient building materials and equipment in winery buildings and vineyards. -Vineyard composting using biproducts of wine filtering. -Farming and planting methods for best land and water usage. -Certified Organic Winemaking Programs -Solar panels powering wineries, buildings and water wells -Recycling programs used at the wineries. Participating wineries will have education on winegrowing and winemaking, along with small bites and live music at various locations. Check our website for a list of participating wineries.

Music at the Vineyards

Live music and fine estate wine – what a great way to relax on a Sunday afternoon, right?!! Spring heralds the start of Cooper-Garrod’s 7th season “Music at the Vineyards”, and the pop and rock sounds of Hootenanny begin it all on April 7, 1-4 p.m. Bring friends, bring a picnic, or purchase cheeses and salumi from the ‘frig in our Tasting Room to go alongside the lovely wines you’ll find here. Each Sunday afternoon, it’s like a private little concert from another group. Find the season line-up at www.cgv.com/dyn/music.

Music at the Vineyards

Cooper-Garrod’s series of “Music at the Vineyards” has really caught on, and we’re pleased to showcase Dolce Musica on April 14 with their pop/rock/jazz covers plus original music, 1-4 p.m. Bring friends, bring a picnic, or purchase cheeses and salumi from the ‘frig in our Tasting Room to go alongside the lovely estate wines you’ll find here. Each Sunday afternoon, it’s like a private little concert from another group. Find the season line-up at www.cgv.com/dyn/music.

Music at the Vineyards

Cooper-Garrod features the Johnny Neri Duo at “Music at the Vineyards” on April 28, 1-4 p.m. playing classic and contemporary rock tunes. Bring friends, bring a picnic, or purchase cheeses and salumi from the ‘frig in our Tasting Room to go alongside the lovely estate wines you’ll find here. Each Sunday afternoon, it’s like a private little concert from another group. Find the season line-up at www.cgv.com/dyn/music.

Eco-Tour

Co-located with Garrod Farms Riding Stable, Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards is a historic property farmed by generations of the same family since 1893. Led by our Eco-Docent Ramblin’ Bill Bosworth – who’s married to one of the fun cousins who live and work here – this tour looks at much more than vineyards. Our hillsides are home to wonderful plants and include wildlife corridors for the animals. This gentle hillside walk takes it all in plus includes some family lore! Comfortable shoes for dirt trails are advised; water bottle, sun hat and sunscreen at your discretion. The tour is complimentary; $15 tasting fee for flight of five wines afterward.

Walk with the Winemaker

Join Winemaker Bill Cooper and see the full scope of grape growing and wine making on property farmed by the family since 1893. Learn the evolution of generational family agriculture, the nuances of Organic grape growing, and the reasons why Cooper-Garrod believes in Sustainability throughout its operations. Walk in the Gravel Ridge Chardonnay Vineyard to see spring vines up close and personal. Find out why efficiencies matter in the crush pad. Take in the wonderful aromas of the barrel room. Novice or oenophile alike, all are welcome, as are your questions. Your ultimate goal? The Tasting Room, of course, to see what comes of it all! The tour is complimentary; $15 tasting fee for flight of five wines. Kindly email events@nullcgv.com or call (408) 867-7116 so we know to expect you.

Wine Excursion at Captain Vineyards/Second Sunday of Each Month

Second Sundays of the month.

Wine and grapes are about place, they speak of the soil from which they grew. Take a tour of this local vineyard, captain vineyards, the first green winery in Contra Costa County and a small business climate leader. We will touch on sustainable grape growing and wine making. The visit will also include a barrel tasting of 4-5 varietals of wine and cheese pairing. Not often you partake in on experience like this in your backyard. www.captainvineyards.com. Must be over 21 years of age. Appointment is needed.

Sunday Funday

Enjoy an afternoon of wine and music! The Hurricane Kitchen Food Truck will be cooking up a storm starting at 12pm, and Santa Barbara-based singer/songwriter Will Breman will be playing from 1 to 3pm. This event is free to attend, no tickets required!

Wind-Powered Wine

As a family-owned winery, we are committed to sustainability throughout the operations at Scheid Vineyards and look forward to celebrating Down to Earth Month with special happenings in both tasting rooms all month long. Visit our 100% wind-powered winery and tasting rooms for special tastings, sustainable pairings, wind turbine photo ops, and more! Follow us on social media for updates.

Earth Day Napa

Come celebrate Earth Day with the Environmental Education Coalition of Napa County! There will be music and entertainment for everyone! Enjoy activities for all ages and delicious local food, wine, and beer! Over 75 organizations and vendors will provide information about green products, services, our local environment, and how you can get involved locally to make a difference for the Earth!

Wine Taste on the Santa Clara Valley Wine Trail

Come celebrate Spring Passport in Santa Clara Valley – just 20 min from Silicon Valley and home to award winning wineries. We kick off the month at Coyote Creek Golf Club with a night of wine flowing, live music playing and small bites from 12 local restaurants. The next day thru the end of the month, use your Passport in the 32 tasting rooms along the Santa Clara Valley Wine Trail. And the perks don’t stop there. Included in your Passport book is $350 worth of discounts/offers from our 29 Passport Partners that include hotels, restaurants, bakeries and spas so you can soak in all there is to offer in the valley. Come join us and take in the views while sipping on our wines.

Women Winemakers Dinner

Expect 20+ women winemakers pouring their wines in a pre-dinner tent reception, and at the wine-paired dinner: a 4-course feast prepared by some of the area’s best female chefs, restaurateurs and food crafters. In addition to the seated dinner portion of the evening, this year’s event will once again feature a tent on a closed-to-traffic street in front of K’Syrah’s downtown Solvang venue. Housed inside the tent, nearly two dozen women winemakers who will be on-hand to pour tastes of their wines and talk with event guests during the pre-dinner tasting reception (5:30 PM to 7:30 PM), to include passed appetizers and live music.

Earth Day Celebration Weekend at Castoro Cellars!

Earth Day Celebration Weekend, April 27th & 28th! On Saturday Castoro’s beautiful tasting room grounds will be transformed into a festival celebrating Earth Day from 12-4pm featuring live music by Dante Marsh, educational demonstrations, vineyard tours, local organic food samples, craft vendors and art. Lunch available by Bethel Rd Kitchen. Wine Tasting $10/pp. Family-friendly! On Sunday enjoy an Organic Lunch in the Vines by Chef Nick Otto, followed by a comprehensive Whale Rock Vineyard Tour and Wine Tasting highlighting our certified organic, sustainable and biodynamic vineyard practices. 12-3PM 21+, sorry no children or dogs. $80/pp (limit 20 guests)

Sunday Funday

Enjoy an afternoon of wine and music. Bear & the Wren will be cooking wood-fired fare available to purchase starting at 12pm, and singer-songwriter Kenny Taylor will be performing from 1-3pm!

Silicon Valley Wine Auction Grand Tasting

Sip, sample and bid! Meander Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga, enjoy an individual picnic lunch as you taste over 150 wines from 40+ Santa Cruz Mountains vintners and bid on over 200 wine lots in the silent auction. Grand Tasting (General Admission) 1:00pm- 4:00pm Ticket includes personal picnic lunch. Early Bird pricing ($75) for the Grand Tasting (General Admission) ends April 1. Grand Tasting (VIP) 12:00pm- 4:00pm Early 12pm entrance includes 1 hour advanced entry as well as an oyster and sparkling wine bar, personal picnic lunch. Early Bird pricing ($125) for the Grand Tasting (VIP) ends April 1.

Passport Celebration Days in the Santa Cruz Mountains

Four times a year, on the third Saturday of January, April, July and November, the winegrowing community of the Santa Cruz Mountains comes together to celebrate the generations of farmers, vintners and families that are the roots of this unique mountainous region. The possibilities are as varied as the wineries themselves and promise a fun, unforgettable experience. With your SCM Wine Passport (available in physical form or on the SCM mobile App) you can visit participating wineries 365 days per year during winery hours of operation as well as on Passport Celebration Days. Passport holders are welcomed into more than 40+ participating wineries throughout the Santa Cruz Mountains, to redeem a tasting flight.

Santa Cruz Mountains Passport Celebration Days

Four times a year, on the third Saturday of January, April, July and November, the winegrowing community of the Santa Cruz Mountains comes together to celebrate the generations of farmers, vintners and families that are the roots of this unique mountainous region. The possibilities are as varied as the wineries themselves and promise a fun, unforgettable experience. With your SCM Wine Passport (available in physical form or on the SCM mobile App) you can visit participating wineries 365 days per year during winery hours of operation as well as on Passport Celebration Days. Passport holders are welcomed into more than 40+ participating wineries throughout the Santa Cruz Mountains, to redeem a tasting flight.

Santa Cruz Mountains Passport Celebration Day

Four times a year, on the third Saturday of January, April, July and November, the winegrowing community of the Santa Cruz Mountains comes together to celebrate the generations of farmers, vintners and families that are the roots of this unique mountainous region. The possibilities are as varied as the wineries themselves and promise a fun, unforgettable experience. With your SCM Wine Passport (available in physical form or on the SCM mobile App) you can visit participating wineries 365 days per year during winery hours of operation as well as on Passport Celebration Days. Passport holders are welcomed into more than 40+ participating wineries throughout the Santa Cruz Mountains, to redeem a tasting flight.

President’s Day Weekend Wine Walk on Treasure Island

You have probably been on plenty of wine walks before… but we bet you haven’t been to one on an island! Winemaker Studios has 4 tasting rooms conveniently located right next door to one another on Treasure island so that you can focus more on your wine and less on the ‘walking’. Pre-purchase your President Wine Walk Passport (a $37 Value) now for only $10 and receive: $5 off each of the 4 tasting rooms during your crawl (or $15 at the door – save by purchasing in advance!) $17 in Bottle Bucks* to redeem towards any wine bottle purchases

2019 Santa Cruz Mountains Passport Celebration Days

Four times a year, on the third Saturday of January, April, July and November, the winegrowing community of the Santa Cruz Mountains comes together to celebrate the generations of farmers, vintners and families that are the roots of this unique mountainous region. The possibilities are as varied as the wineries themselves and promise a fun, unforgettable experience. With your SCM Wine Passport you can visit participating wineries 365 days per year during winery hours of operation as well as on Passport Celebration Days. Passport holders are welcomed into more than 40+ participating wineries throughout the Santa Cruz Mountains, to redeem a tasting flight.