With unseasonably cool weather impacting much of the US, it’s hard to believe that warm, sunny weather is just around the corner. To help you shake off the cold weather blues, we’ve highlighted some of the spring and summer wine events we can’t wait to attend in 2016. White, red or sparkling – check out our roundup and find the event that’s right for you!
Multiple dates year-round in Monterey, CA
What better way to experience the beauty of Carmel Valley than sipping fine wine as a trolley guides you through its natural setting? Before entering into Carmel Valley, the trolley takes the scenic route over the Salinas Mountains or down the Pacific Coast Highway. You’ll get the insider tour of the best wineries the region has to offer, many unknown gems to the average tourist. If you love wine and nature – this is the event for you!
Sunday, May 7, 2016 at NYY Steak in New York City, NY
Celebrate your love for wine in Midtown! Indulge in three hours of tasting over 150 wines while feasting on delectable bites at artisan food sampling tables. Live contemporary jazz music sets the mood for this sophisticated afternoon or evening. If you aren’t completely sold, groups of 10 or more receive a 15% discount now!
Saturday, June 4, 2016 at Village of Big Bear Lake in Big Bear Lake, CA
Enjoy leisurely shopping with wine in hand! A Wine Walk is a social event that combines shopping with food and wine tasting as attendees walk from unique merchant to merchant in the Village. It will also showcase fine wines from all around the world! A portion of the proceeds is donated to Big Bear Valley Education Trust, Christmas in the Village and other community events. Don’t miss this favorite summer social!
Saturday and Sunday June 25 – 26, 2016 at Raleigh Studios in Los Angeles, CA
LA Wine Fest brings you an Hollywood setting without an LA attitude! Sip on fine wine in the sunshine while also enjoying artisan beer and ciders and gourmet food. LA’s best food trucks will make an appearance, live music and programs are scheduled all day, and artisan exhibitors are selling fabulous products!
Friday through Sunday August 26 – 28, 2016 at Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Seven Springs, PA
Take a weekend to lay back, relax, and taste the finest wines from all over Pennsylvania. Enjoy complimentary wine tasting from 30 wineries and take in the fresh mountain air. There will be live entertainment, daily seminars, and a variety of crafts. If one day isn’t enough, consider Seven Springs’ special overnight lodging packages to extend the fun!