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Calif. September Wine Festivals

LITTLE RIVER: Winesong Pinot Noir Celebration September 7, 2018, 1-4 p.m.
Little River Inn
7901 N. Highway One
$tickets, winesong.org
Hosted by Little River Inn, this memorable event features Pinot Noir from renowned Anderson Valley, as well as from other wineries in Mendocino County and award-winning pinot regions. Little River Inn pairs these great Pinots with delectable hors d'oeuvres on passed trays during this fun pinot tasting. General Admission ticket holders receive commemorative glass and all access to A Pinot Noir Celebration.

FORT BRAGG: Winesong September 8, 2018, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Mendocino Coast Botanical Garden
18220 Highway 1
Fort Bragg, CA
$150-up, winesong.org
Enjoy vintages poured by world-class wineries from Mendocino, Sonoma, Napa, as well as beer, spirits, and food from Mendocino County's finest food purveyors while strolling the lush Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens. The tasting is accented by jazz, classical, blues, calypso and folk rock performers. The centerpiece Charity Auction features silent and live auctions. Spectacular wines from the world's most prestigious wine producers, rare vintages, large format bottles and special vertical and horizontal collections, as well as original art are included in auction.

PISMO BEACH: Wine & Waves September 2018
classiccalifornia.com/wine-waves/
California Wine Month promotions and specials throughout this Central Coast wine region

CLAREMONT: Claremont Village Wine Walk September 8, 2018, 4-8 p.m.
$tickets, claremontevents.com | claremontvillage.com
Experience the Claremont Village Annual Wine Walk. Stroll the Village and enjoy wine, beverage and food tastings at over 35 businesses with beverage and food tasting along with live music throughout the Village.

LIVERMORE: Harvest Tour & Tasting  September 7-22, 2018 Select Dates
Wente Vineyards
5565 Tesla Road
Livermore, CA
$, wentevineyards.com

CAPITOLA: Capitola Art & Wine Festival September 8-9, 2018. Free admission More than 20 wineries, gourmet food, fine art, entertainment, children's art area. Capitola Village, Monterey and Capitola avenues. capitolachamber.com
A variety of Santa Cruz Mountain wineries and delicious gourmet food from local restaurants and caterers. Experience fine art and intricate crafts and meet the talented artists whose works you admire. Listen to great music and all the while you're just steps from the beach. This is truly a weekend in paradise! Over 160 fine artists and 23 Santa Cruz Mountains wineries will participate in this year's Festival. A Children's Art Area with ongoing craft projects is conveniently located in the center of the Festival on Lawn Way. Enjoy great entertainment all weekend including local dance and performing arts groups, street performers and live music.

TRUCKEE: Lake Tahoe Autumn Food & Wine Festival September 7-9, 2018
Northstar California Resort
Truckee, CA
$20-175, northstarcalifornia.com
Festival brings together renowned winemakers and some of the regions finest chefs for 3 day weekend of wine tastings, culinary seminars, and mountaintop dining. Tickets sold a la carte or as festival packages. Nestled in the heart of the Sierra, the annual Autumn Food & Wine Festival  elevates culinary experiences.

MORRO BAY: Taste of the Grove September 7, 2018, 5-8 p.m.
The Packing Shed
Morro Bay
$75, avomargfest.com/taste-of-the-grove/
Enjoy all-inclusive farm-to-table pairings with area growers and local chefs presenting  avocado-themed dishes.

OLYMPIC VALLEY: Alpen Wine Fest August 8, 2018
Squaw Valley Village
Off Highway 89
Olympic Valley, CA
squawalpine.com
Annual Alpen Wine Fest at Squaw Valley. Wine lovers can enjoy early fall in the Sierra with wine tasting, live music, a silent auction and raffle.

PASO ROBLES: Starlight Dinner September 8, 2018
JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery
Paso Robles
The talented culinary team from The Restaurant at JUSTIN will craft a four course, wine-paired dinner utilizing local, seasonal ingredients that pair perfectly with the iconic JUSTIN wines.

SANTA BARBARA: Taste of the Town Santa Barbara September 9, 2018, 12-3 p.m.
Riviera Park
2030 Alameda Padre Serra
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
$125 online, arthpac.ejoinme.org
Enjoy an afternoon at Santa Barbara's original tasting event featuring the area's finest wineries, breweries, restaurants and caterers.

GEYSERVILLE: Lobster Feast September 8, 2018, 6-9 p.m.
Trentadue Winery
Geyserville, CA
$135, trentadue.com
Annual Lobster Feast! Enjoy your favorite Trentadue Wines while indulging in a family style feast. Maine lobster, prawns, Louisiana hot links and assorted vegetables. After dinner stay for live music and dancing with the The Poyntlyss Sistars Rockin' Show Band!

TUSTIN: D'Vine Wine Affair September 9, 2018, 2-6 p.m. featuring the Chefs Gourmet Competition
Marconi Automotive Museum
1302 Industrial Drive
Tustin, CA 92780
$50 seating limited, tustinchamber.org
$20 additional add premium wine experience VIP 2-3:30 p.m.
Taste incredible Cuisine from top Tustin restaurants, sip on fine wines, ravel the night away to live music.

RUTHERFORD: Peju Winery Harvest Celebration Brunch September 9, 2018
Peju Province Winery
Rutherford
Celebrate 35 years of winemaking and Harvest 2018 with a beautiful brunch in the vineyards!

MARINA DEL REY: VINO Palooza Wine & Music Festival
September 8, 2018, 1-5 p.m.
The Marina Del Rey Hotel
Marina Del Rey
$tickets, vino-palooza.com
Complimentary tastings from approximately 20+ wineries, spirits & brews PLUS acoustic performances.

COLMA: WINEderlust River Wine Festival September 8, 2018, 12-5 p.m.
Henningsen Lotus Park
Colma, CA
$33, eldoradowines.org/winederlust/
Winederlust River Wine Festival day on the river includes winemakers, bands, food trucks and artists beach-side on the American River. Presented by El Dorado Winery Association 

RAMONA: Ramona Grape Stomp September 8, 2018, 12-5 p.m.
Ramona Outdoor Community Center
421 Aqua Lane
Ramona, CA
$10 age 18 & over, $5 age 6-18, Free under 6 years, ramonagrapestomp.com
Free parking
Ramona Grape Stomp Competition, Vendors, Entertainment, Food and Locally Crafted Wines & Ciders for Sale

MORGAN HILL: Fall Passport Wineries of Santa Clara Valley
September 8-30, 2018
31 Wineries throughout Santa Clara
Morgan Hill
Join us for wine tasting at 31 wineries during Fall Passport and receive exclusive offers at local Passport Partner businesses!

CALISTOGA: Calistoga Wine Experience September 8, 2018, 4-7 p.m.
Pioneer Park
Calistoga, CA
$75, calistogawinegrowers.com
Enjoy tastings from 40+ wineries and winemakers, Pair varietals with gourmet bites from local chefs and enjoy the music of local favorites.

SEBASTOPOL: Library and Large Format Wine Weekend at Dutton Goldfield September 8-9, 2018
Dutton-Goldfield Winery
3100 Gravenstein Highway North
Sebastopol, CA
duttongoldfield.com
In celebration of our 20th Anniversary, we have pulled out some truly amazing gems from our limited library. Come taste and acquire!

VACAVILLE: The Art, Wine & Brew festival September 7, 2018 in Town Square.
$30-35, downtownvacaville.com

SAN FRANCISCO: Ghirardelli Chocolate (and Wine) Festival September 8-9, 2018
Ghirardelli Square
900 N. Point St.
San Francisco, CA
ghirardelli.com | sresproductions.com
Ghirardelli Chocolate Company annual, two-day chocolate celebration with over 30 vendors includes chocolate tastings only on Saturday or Chocolate & Wine Pavilion tastings both Saturday & Sunday. Souvenir wine glass included. Must be 21+ years old to redeem for tastings. The Pavilion ticket is good for 15 chocolate tastings, 12 Chocolate & Wine Pavilion tastings, and a souvenir wine glass.

MOUNTAIN VIEW: Mountain View Art and Wine Festival September 8-9, 2018,
caartists.com
10 AM-7 PM Saturday
10 AM-6 PM Sunday
Downtown Castro Street, between El Camino Real and Evelyn | Presented by the Mountain View Chamber of Commerce, this festival includes over 575 Artists and 250,000 Attendees

LODI: Lodi Grape Festival September 13-16, 2018
Lodi Event Center
Lodi
Celebrate the grape harvest at the annual four day event filled with great entertainment, food, vendors, grape and commodity murals, competitive exhibits, carnival and of course, wine tasting.

SANTA BARBARA: Celebration of Harvest Weekend October 12-14, 2018
sbcountywines.com
celebrationofharvest.com
Vintners and grapegrowers celebrate a successful vintage over a four day Harvest Weekend. Special events throughout Santa Barbara County include the Harvest Festival Grand Tasting.

SANTA BARBARA: Wine & Cheese Pairing Class September 14, 2018
Sanford Winery-Santa Barbara Tasting Room
Santa Barbara
Wine and Cheese Lovers Unite! Join us at Sanford for our second intimate cheese pairing class in the Santa Barbara Tasting Room.
Harvest Lunch and Barrel Tasting

BIG BEAR LAKE: Big Bear Lake Village Fall Wine Walk  September 15, 2018, from 3:30-7 p.m.
The Village Shopping District at Big Bear Lake
 Corner of Pine Knot Avenue and Village Drive
Big Bear Lake, CA
$35-50 ($20 food only), bigbearlakevillage.com
The Village Business Association of Big Bear Lake (VBA) hosts its annual Big Bear Lake Fall Wine Walk in the downtown shopping district of Big Bear Lake Village. Ticket holders receive a map of the 28 participating businesses, a commemorative wine glass, raffle ticket and badge, 12 wine tasting tickets and a wristband at check-in. Wine Walk participants must be at least 21 years old. 

PLYMOUTH: Barbera Festival September 15, 2018, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Over 70 wineries -- Sierra Foothills, Paso Robles, Napa, Sonoma, Mendocino, Livermore, Ventura County, Lodi and the Bay Area. Ticket includes wine tasting and commemorative wine glass. Food, beer and white wines sold separately. Free parking. Location: Terra d'Oro Winery 20680 Shenandoah School Rd Plymouth, CA. $30-51, barberafestival.com

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE: Sample the Sierra September 15, 2018, 12-5 p.m.
Bijou Community Park
1201 Al Tahoe Blvd.
South Lake Tahoe, 96150
$30-40, samplethesierra.com
Event features wine growers and producers, plus chefs and restaurants serving samples paired with the appropriate wine or brew. The festival marketplace includes locally made goods such as jam, soap, honey and olive oil along with specialty products created right here in the county, such as fine art, jewelry and crafts. Sample the Sierra also features the Sierra Chefs Challenge, a cooking challenge between three regional chefs cooking with locally sourced ingredients. Live entertainment, art and a fireworks extravaganza over Lake Tahoe!

LOMPOC: Barrel Tasting and Luncheon September 15, 2018
Flying Goat Cellars
1251 West Laurel Ave
Lompoc, CA
Tickets: (805) 736-9032 | info@flyinggoatcellars.com
A delicious lunch with talented winemaker Norm Yost as well as Barrel Tasting in the Flying Goat winery.

LIVERMORE: Dinner & Dancing Under the Stars at Charles R Vineyards September 15, 2018, 6-10 p.m.
Charles R Vineyards
Livermore, CA
$tickets, charlesrvineyards.com
Join the Bartlett Family for a farm to table dinner, surprise wine release and dancing under the stars.

SAN FRANCISCO: Plate by Plate September 15, 2018, 7-10 p.m.
San Francisco Design Center
101 Henry Adams St
San Francisco, CA 94103
$110-250 approx.
Project by Project's annual fundraising food and wine gala is the oldest and largest Asian American tasting benefit in the nation, and the only one of its caliber that is organized and executed entirely by volunteers. Previous vendors include Alexander's Steakhouse, Campton Place, Mister Jiu's, Grgich Hills Estate, Peju Province Winery, and dozens more. This year, we will be hosted at the stunning San Francisco Design Center Galleria, right in the heart of San Francisco's historic Design District. We look forward to a fantastic evening featuring star chefs, top rated restaurants, and renowned mixologists.

SANTA CLARA: Art and Wine Festival 15-16, 2018
Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. | Sunday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Central Park
969 Kiely Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA
Free admission, SantaClaraArtandWine.com
This popular event features 165 artists and crafts vendors, 25 community groups serving delicious Festival food favorites, six vintners pouring fine wines, shaded beer garden, stellar live entertainment on three stages, the ever-popular Kids Kingdom and Toddler Town!  The festival is held in Central Park. Proceeds benefit local charities.  

HEALDSBURG: Harvest Party at AVV September 15, 2018
Alexander Valley Vineyards
Healdsburg
Celebrate the harvest with AVV's biggest all day party of the year! Join us for grape picking & stomping, bocce ball and lots of fun!

SAINT HELENA: Harvest Ball 2018 V. Sattui Winery September 15, 2018
V. Sattui Winery
St. Helena
An evening of amazing food, wine, music and dancing.

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE: Sample the Sierra-Lake Tahoe Farm to Fork Festival September 15, 2018
Bijou Community Park
South Lake Tahoe
Sample the Sierra, Lake Tahoe's largest farm-to-fork festival, celebrates the talent of the Sierra Nevada region via food, wine, beer, spirits, produce and art!

AVALON: Catalina Island Wine Festival September 15, 2018
Avalon Bay
Avalon
Island Style Wine Tasting and Silent Auction Held in concert with the annual weekend-long Festival of Art; enjoy wine tasting, appetizers and soothing live music
Harney Lane Farmer's Series- Harvest Time
September 15, 2018 Harney Lane Winery
Lodi
This is your chance to see what's happening at the winery in real-time during our most favorite and busiest times of year- harvest!

RUTHERFORD: Barn Bash September 16, 2018
Rutherford Hill Winery
A Napa Valley Winery
200 Rutherford Hill Road
Rutherford, CA 94573
$76, rutherfordhill.com
Kick up your heels and toast to this year's spectacular harvest party. Enjoy a special selection of Rutherford Hill and Terlato Vineyards wines paired with authentic BBQ fare. Rock out to live music in the Oak Grove

SAN JOSE: Almaden Valley Art & Wine Festival September 16, 2018, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Almaden Lake
Almaden Expressway and Coleman Ave.
San Jose, CA
Free admission, almadenwomen.org

SAN BERNARDINO: Annual Wine & Food Under the Stars September 20, 2018, 6-10 p.m. National Orange Show Foundation and community organizations celebrate an evening of fine cuisine, award-winning wine, craft breweries and community support. Location: National Orange Center, 689 South "E" Street San Bernardino, CA. Tickets: $45, $50 door, nosevents.com

TULARE: Crush Party September 21, 2018, 6-9 p.m.
$, tularechamber.org
Evening of Wine Tasting and Hors d'Ouevres
Past venue, 2018 may be different: COS Tulare College Center Building B, 4999 E. Bardsley Ave., Tulare, CA

AVALON: Catalina Wine Mixer September 21-23, 2018. End-of-summer extravaganza kicks off Friday evening with an Opening Bash at the Casino, featuring The Wheeland Brothers and a screening of Step Brothers at Avalon Theatre. Then it's off to Descanso Beach Club for an after-hours party 'til midnight. Saturday's lineup at Descanso Beach Club features Kelly Fitzgerald, Kalama Brothers, Tijuana Dogs, Side Deal, and Wine Mixer favorite The Dan Band, along with lots of wine, food and interactive fun, including a wine and painting workshop, tie-dye T-shirt booth, outrigger canoe races and more. The weekend winds down Sunday, with Breakfast and Bloody Marys at Descanso Fresh, followed by live entertainment at Descanso Beach Club and a Bottomless Mimosa Brunch at Avalon Grille. Tickets $49-369. Location: Descanso Beach Club, 1 St. Catherine Way, Avalon, CA on beautiful Catalina Island. 

Harvest Happy Hour September 21, 2018
Cima Collina Winery & Barrel Room
Marina
Join winemaking team for a toast to harvest with barrel tastes, new releases and a sneak peak at the new adjacent tasting room.

Harvest Party and Grape Stomp at Benessere Vineyards
September 22, 2018 Benessere Vineyards
St. Helena
Join us for an afternoon filled with good company, great food, fine wine, and competitive GRAPE STOMPING!

NAPA
: Zinfandel Stories from Napa Valley September 22, 2018
The CIA at Copia
Napa
Join us to explore the exceptional wines, vineyards, and communities of the Napa Valley wine region, featuring four leaders in Napa Valley Zinfandel.

SANTA MARIA: FOXEN Library Wine Weekend September 22-23, 2018
Foxen Vineyard & Winery
Santa Maria
FOXEN Library Wine Weekend

LOS GATOS: Los Gatos Fall Wine Walk September 22, 2018, 1-5 p.m.
Tickets: $45-150, losgatoschamber.com
Venues throughout Los Gatos... Stroll through Downtown Los Gatos to enjoy wine tasting and food samples at local shops, restaurants and under the tall trees of Plaza Park. Los Gatos merchants will provide an open house atmosphere for you to sip tastings from area wineries.

BENICIA: Wine Walk September 22, 2018, 1-5 p.m.
$30-55 approx.
Benicia Main Street celebrates the fall season with a Wine Walk in Downtown Benicia. 21 downtown businesses pour a different wine at their location, providing an enjoyable outing to sip, walk, and shop with friends. Wine Walk Downtown Benicia at participating merchants on First Street -- stroll First Street on a beautiful afternoon and taste over a dozen wines being poured inside downtown shops. Benicia, CA.  BeniciaMainStreet.org

BRENTWOOD: Art Wine & Jazz Festival September 22-23, 2018
brentwoodartsociety.org

CAMPBELL: Downtown Campbell Fall Wine Walk September 26, 2018, 6-9 p.m.
Downtown Campbell Fall Wine Walk, East Campbell Ave. and North First
$35-45, downtowncampbell.com
30 wines in Downtown Campbell's night of wine tasting, where your wine glass will be your guide to the charming shops and eateries of Downtown Campbell at our annual Fall Wine Walk.

TEMECULA: CRUSH September 29, 2018, 7:30-10 p.m.
Monte De Oro Winery
Temecula, CA
$82-110, temeculawines.org
Join the winery owners, winemakers and growers of the Temecula Valley showcasing all 30+ member wineries of the Temecula Valley Winegrowers Association-all in one location and all in one night! Wine tasting will be provided by each of our member wineries accompanied by tasty bites provided by local and winery restaurants. 

CRESTON: Harvest Hoedown September 29, 2018, 6-10 p.m.
Annual Harvest Hoedown presented by The Independent Grape Growers of the Paso Robles Area (IGGPRA)
Celebrate harvest in the beautiful Paso Robles wine country the good ol' fashioned way!  at The Loading Chute in historic Creston, Calif. This is your chance to kick up your heels and enjoy the Tri-Tip barbecue, wine tasting from local wineries, a baking contest that you can enter, and a Wine Walk where you can win prizes. Dance to live bluegrass music by the Mother Corn Shuckers.  Tickets are $35/pp for members and $45/pp for non-members. Save $10 if you purchase your tickets by September 15, 2018. IGGPRA.com

MADERA: Madera Wine Trail's California Wine Month Celebration September 21, 2018 Papagni Wines
Madera
Celebrate California Wine Month with Madera County wineries at Papagni Wines with food, music and wine tasting!

Vineyard Hayride and Wine Party September 22, 2018
Doce Robles Winery
Paso Robles
Come join the fun and enjoy beautiful 360° vineyard views as we take in the sunset with wine and friends on the Doce Robles estate.

Eat Drink Los Gatos September 22, 2018
Downtown Los Gatos
Sip wine, sample food and enjoy live music at the annual Los Gatos wine walk.

SIMI VALLEY: Cowboys and Cabernet September 23, 2018, 3:30-7 p.m.
Hummingbird Nest Ranch
2940 Kuehner Drive
Simi Valley, California 93063
$50, cowboysandcabernet.com 
Amazing wines, tasty micro brews, lip-smackin' grub, country Music and fun at the beautiful at Simi Valley's Premier Country Music Festival. Admission includes unlimited wine, brews and food tastings along with LIVE Country Music, Line Dancing & Lessons and games. Also on tap are a Wine Pull, Shopping and Much More! Headliner: Country Nation Rocks the Country!
The Kiwanis Club of Simi Valley Foundation is a charitable organization with tax-exempt status granted under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Federal ID# is 75-3114651. 

PASADENA: We Olive Wine 101 September 25, 2018, 6:30-8 p.m.
32 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA
$, weolive.com/pasadena
We Olive & Wine Bar consistently schedules interesting store events that leverage its lovely patio.

Sip 'n Saunter September 28, 2018
Various locations in downtown San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo
Sip n' Saunter is a memorable evening of beverage and food tastings from your favorite establishments while shopping Downtown SLO's best retail.

PASADENA: Taste and Sounds of South Lake September 29, 2018, 12-5 p.m.
Free admission, southlakeavenue.org
(626) 792-1259
Cooking Demos: The Commons, 140 S. Lake Avenue
Music Stage: The Shops on Lake, 345 S. Lake Avenue  
San Gabriel Valley's Largest Culinary and Music Festival features some 20 South Lake Avenue restaurants, live cooking demos with celebrity chefs, music performances by internationally known bands and family friendly activities around the district.
Cooking demonstrations: Luisa Fabbri, owner of Contessa Foods | Ronald Russell, vegan and raw food chef |  Jose Acevedo Mercado Pasadena's Executive Chef and Partner cooking classic and contemporary Mexican cuisine |  RG Enriquez of Astig Vegan healthy Filipino cuisine cooking show
Music: Arms Akimbo | The Regrettes | VERITE  |  Larkin Poe  | DJ William Reed
Participating restaurants & businesses include Barrister Executive Suites, Breakthru Fitness, Contessa Collections, Corner Bakery Café, Du-Par's Restaurant & Bakery, Facile Dermatology & Boutique, Ferguson Bath, Kitchen and Lighting Gallery, Jersey Mike's, LA Fitness, Logix Federal Credit Union, Macy's, Mendocino Farms, Mercado Pasadena, Nekter Juice Bar, Nothing Bundt Cakes, Salad Farm, San Sai Japanese Grill, Sanrio Pasadena, SunLife Organics, Ten Thousand Villages, The Counter Custom Built Burgers, The Vitamin Shoppe, Urbane Cafe, Which Wich Superior Sandwiches, Woore Alternative Medical Group, Yogurtland and more. 

Temecula Valley Crush September 29, 2018
Monte De Oro Winery
Temecula
.Mix and mingle with winery owners and winemakers at this most anticipated walk-about tasting of culinary delights 

Harvest Boot Camp September 29, 2018
Trefethen Family vineyards
Napa
Guests get up close and personal with our in-depth Napa Valley harvest experience highlighting estate grapegrowing and winemaking followed by lunch.

LIVERMORE: 135th Anniversary Prohibition Party September 29, 2018
Concannon Vineyard
Livermore
concannonvineyard.com
Join as we celebrate our 135th anniversary in style at this speakeasy-inspired soiree in our historic Barrel Room!

GUERNEVILLE: September 29, 2018 Flavors of Fall 10:30 a.m. or 2 p.m.
 Korbel Champagne Cellars
13250 River Road
Guerneville
Experience Fall at Korbel Champagne Cellars!
$25, korbel.com

September 29, 2018 The Event Center at Wente Vineyards
Livermore
Enjoy a wine tasting of local wines paired with delicious appetizers, hosted by local winemakers, while you browse dozens of exclusive silent auction lots.

ST. HELENA: Cave Dweller Party September 29, 2018, 12-4 p.m. Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards
680 Rossi Rd.
St. Helena
connvalleyvineyards.com
Celebrate the harvest with live music, Bocce Ball Tournament, Giant Jenga, Corn Toss, Photo Booth, a sliders bar and amazing wine.

Wine Tasting Pavilion at the Kelseyville Pear Festival September 29, 2018
Kellseyville
Visit the Wine Tasting Pavilion for a taste of Lake County's award-winning wines. Test your palate with a red or white blind tasting flight and get your name up on the Star Tasters list!

Day of the Doon: Estate Vineyard Winemaker Dinner September 29, 2018
San Juan Batista
A magical late afternoon and evening affair. Guests will have a guided tour of the Popelouchum Estate, before sitting down to dinner between the Grenache Gris and Grenache Blanc vines.

Carmel Valley Wine Experience-Celebration of Harvest September 29, 2018
Quail Lodge at Quail Meadows on the lake
Carmel
A collection of local wineries, restaurant and local craft food products come together to celebrate the place that is Carmel Valley!

Grape to Glass Tours September 29-30, 2018
Harney Lane Winery
Lodi
Join us for an in-depth journey through the winery and farm, taste our award-winning lineup of wines! Voted #1 Best Winery Tour by USAToday!

Kendall Jackson Harvest Celebration September 30, 2018
Kendall Jackson
Fulton
Experience the abundance of harvest season, showcasing the best of Sonoma County, at Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate & Gardens' second annual Harvest Celebration.

CALIFORNIA: Grape Stomps abound in September.

SAN LUIS OBISPO: Sip n' Saunter Downtown SLO September 28, 2018, 5-8 p.m.
$40-50, downtownslo.com
Flock together with friends and neighbors as favorite Downtown businesses transform into social watering holes with food and drink tastings from a large list of local purveyors. Ticket price include one wine glass and tastings at  participating businesses!

SONOMA: Valley of the Moon FestivalSeptember 28-30, 2018

Past events

LOS ANGELES: Los Angeles Times The Taste Annual Labor Day Weekend Event
Southern California's culinary scene shines at Paramount Studios backlot Five events with leading chefs and restaurants in L.A. and unlimited tastings.

SONOMA COUNTY: Wine Country Weekend September 1, 2018
tasteofsonoma.com
Taste of Sonoma at Sonoma State U in Rohnert Park, and tastings and events throughout the county

JULIAN: Grape Stomp Festa September 1, 2018
Menghini Winery, 1150 Julian Orchards Drive, Julian, CA
juliangrapestomp.com
Julian Grape Stomp Festa celebrates the harvest of the grapes with a grape stomp and festa at the Menghini Winery. Italian music, dancing, bocci ball competitions, wine tasting, food and crafts. 

MILLBRAE: Art & Wine Festival September 1-2, 2018
On Broadway-Between Victoria Ave and Meadow Glen.
Millbrae Art and Wine Festival is held every year on Labor Day Weekend. Downtown Millbrae transforms into a Free admission. Location: On Broadway, Millbrae, Ca. Sponsored by Millbrae Chamber of Commerce, millbrae.com

SONOMA VALLEY: Sonoma Valley Crush TBA September 2018
heartofsonomavalley.com
12 Participating Wineries: La Rochelle Wines | Loxton Cellars | Manzanita Creek Winery | Mayo Family Winery | Muscardini Cellar | Orpheus Wines | Paradise Ridge Winery | Spann Vineyards | St. Anne's Crossing Winery | Sunce Winery | Ty Caton Vineyards | Wellington Cellars 

ARROYO GRANDE: Ag Harvest Festival September 22-23, 2017 Grape Stomp  agharvestfestival.com

  • SEBASTOPOL: Saturday Vineyard Strolls   duttongoldfield.com
  • ST. HELENA: Harvest Stomp
    schweigervineyards.com
  • TEMECULA Annual Ponte Winery Grape Stomp
  • SIP SAVOR LODI
    lodiwine.com
  • LOMPOC: Harvest in the Ghetto 
    lompocwine.net
  • CENTRAL COAST: Sunset Savor the Central Coast
    savorcentralcoast.com /
    This has become an on-the-road event
  • NORTH LAKE TAHOE: Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine Festival gotahoenorth.com
  • PLACERVILLE: Hands on Harvest 
    fentonherriott.com
  • FOLSOM : Growl, Howl and Wine 
    folsomzoofriends.org
  • NAPA: Harvest Ball vsattui.com
  • SAN DIEGO: Wine & Roses Charity Wine 
    wineandroses.net 
  • CLEARLAKE OAKS: Lake County 17th Annual Wine Auction cachecreekvineyards.com
  • OAKLEY: Heart of Oakley Festival  heartofoakleyfestival.com

Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.

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