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20th Annual Lodi Wine & Chocolate Weekend
February 11-12, 2017

Get a jump start on your Valentine’s Day celebrations by bringing someone special to Lodi Wine Country on February 11th & 12th for the 20th Annual Wine & Chocolate Weekend! Taste handcrafted Lodi wines and decadent chocolate treats at over 50 wineries in the Lodi appellation..

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February 2017
20th Annual Lodi Wine & Chocolate Weekend
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM     Sat, Feb 11, 2017 - Sun, Feb 12, 2017
Venue: Lodi Wine Country Wineries
Contact: Sherri Cascaden 209-367-4727, sherri@lodiwine.com

Get a jump start on your Valentine’s Day celebrations by bringing someone special to Lodi Wine Country on February 11th & 12th for the 20th Annual Wine & Chocolate Weekend! Taste handcrafted Lodi wines and decadent chocolate treats at over 50 wineries in the Lodi appellation.

Be sure to check your chocolate treat for a “Golden Ticket.” You could win a Lodi Wine Country getaway or one of over 100 other prizes!

May 2017
13th Annual ZinFest Weekend
Fri, May 19, 2017 - Sun, May 21, 2017
Venue: Lodi Lake Park
Contact: Sherri Cascaden 209-367-4727, sherri@lodiwine.com

Sip, swirl & savor from a selection of 200 handcrafted wines from 40+ Lodi wineries. Enjoy local food, the ZinFest Wine & Cooking Schools, or relax along the beautiful Mokelumne River to an eclectic mix of live music. There is no better way to celebrate the fantastic wines of Lodi Wine Country.

Lodi Winery Events

Explore a range of events being hosted at our Lodi Wine Country wineries

September 2016
LangeTwins Harvest Experience
Thu, Sep 1, 2016 - Fri, Sep 30, 2016
Venue: LangeTwins Winery - 1525 E. Jahant Road, Acampo
Contact: Jillian Mulrooney 209.712.1997, jmulrooney@langetwins.com

Come spend time exploring harvest at LangeTwins! We’ll begin our adventure in our luxury golf cart and head out to the vineyard. Enjoy a refreshing glass of Rosé as we talk about our growing season, optimum time to harvest and our sustainable practices. Then, we’ll head back to the winery and cruise through our impressive production areas. Along the way, we’ll stop and try some fermenting wine. To finish off the experience, enjoy a private tasting of our current releases in our Barrel Room. This two hour experience has a 5 guest maximum per booking. Price per person: $45. Wine Club Members $36.
Book your appointment by email: jmulrooney@langetwins.com

Wine Down Friday's at Barsetti Vineards
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM     Fri, Sep 2, 2016 - Fri, Sep 30, 2016
Venue: Barsetti Vineyards - 400 4th Street, Suite 150, Old Town Galt

Buy a glass or a bottle of our wine, enjoy it here and the appetizers are on us!

October 2016
LangeTwins Harvest Experience
Sat, Oct 1, 2016 - Mon, Oct 31, 2016
Venue: LangeTwins Winery & Vineyards - 1525 E Jahant Rd
Contact: Jillian Mulrooney 209-712-1997, jmulrooney@langetwins.com

Come spend time exploring harvest at LangeTwins! We’ll begin our adventure in our luxury golf cart and head out to the vineyard. Enjoy a refreshing glass of Rosé as we talk about our growing season, optimum time to harvest and our sustainable practices. Then, we’ll head back to the winery and cruise through our impressive production areas. Along the way, we’ll stop and try some fermenting wine. To finish off the experience, enjoy a private tasting of our current releases in our Barrel Room. This two hour experience has a 5 guest maximum per booking. Price per person: $45. Wine Club Members $36.
Book your appointment by email: jmulrooney@langetwins.com

October Wine Down & Club Amada Mia Pick Up Party
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM     Sat, Oct 1, 2016
Venue: Durst Winery - 10173 Acampo Rd. Acampo, CA 95220

You don't want to miss the second to last Wine Down Saturday of 2016! Join us for a wonderful Harvest themed evening as we welcome Lovers Riff back. This evening coincides with our October Club Amada Mia pick up so it's going to be double the fun. Club members can come out any time this day to pick up their wine but why not stay for the music? We're expecting big crowds so be sure to get here early to save a table for you and all your friends. As always, you are welcome to bring a picnic out with you and you may want to bring a jacket or blanket as it could cool off as the sun sets.

Dinner will be provided to Club Amada Mia members and will also be available for purchase if you are not a part of the club. Dinner will be served from 6 to 8.

Club Amada Mia: Free | General Admission: $5.00 

Optional Dinner: $10 / plate

Live Music at Durst Winery
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM     Sun, Oct 9, 2016
Venue: Durst Winery - 10173 Acampo Rd. Acampo, CA 95220

Come out for a Fall afternoon full of great wine and to listen to  awesome local music featuring Group Therapy on October 9th from 1 to 4 pm.  The best way to sum up is their music "Contemporary and Classic Soft Rock and more". People of all ages love to sing along to their classic favorites.  Bring the whole family out for what's sure to be a wonderful day! This day is FREE and please remember we do not permit any outside alcohol on our grounds. 

Paint Night at Harmony Wynelands
6:00 PM     Wed, Oct 12, 2016
Venue: Harmony Wynelands - 9291 E Harney Lane

Join us as we paint “Love in a Vase” a light and delicate painting by Kelsey Lytle. Hosted at Harmony Wynelands, enjoy a comfortable outdoor setting under shades of trees and the incredible selection of wines to accompany your appetizers for the day. Grab a friend and get ready to join us for an incredible time under the sun! Don’t forget hats and sunscreen!! Go to Paintedcellars.com to purchase your tickets today!

District 11 Wine Release
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM     Sat, Oct 15, 2016
Venue: 28305 N Thornton Rd. Thornton, CA 95686
Contact: Consumnes River Farm 209-334-5544, consumnesriverfarm@att.net

Entertainment will include the mesmerizing sounds from Spencer& Vogel, Duet Guitarists’ & Vocalists. Fiscalini Cheese Company will be on-site with delicious cheese to pair with our wines. Also, an on-site taco truck will be available to purchase food. A District 11 wine glass filled with your choice of wine is available to purchase for $10.00. Want to add a little flare to your wine glass? We will have wine glass decorating gear available to decorate your glass. (21 yrs. & older)

Tasty treat! S’more’s Stations will be set up. You can make your own S’more’s from our table top S’more makers! Cost: $5.00 per person, includes marshmallows, chocolate, and gram crackers.

***Special discount pricing on 12 bottle case of wine, mix & match.***
Free tasting and sampling of our Bellindora & Delta Barrel Balsamic Vinegars and Olive Oils.

Create & Taste at Consumnes River Farm
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM     Sat, Oct 15, 2016
Venue: 28305 N Thornton Rd. Thornton, CA 95686
Contact: Consumnes River Farm - Victoria 209-327-7056, crf.victoria@att.net

Come out to Consumnes River Farm for Create & Taste, enjoy the peaceful nature setting and painting under the shady oak trees (painting is inside when weather does not permit).

We'll be sipping wine and painting with step by step instruction from Kelsey Cardoni - Artist on the Spot!

We'll provide everything you need to create your own 16x20 painting! Class cost is $35 for advanced payment, $40 at the door. Painting starts at 1:00pm so please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to get set-up.

Wine, wine slushies & mimosas are available for purchase from the tasting room.

Tickets can be purchased via Pay Pal through Artist, Kelsey at kelseycardoni@yahoo.com or from Consumnes River Farms, contact Victoria at CRF.Victoria@att.net or 209-327-7057. Space is limited!Come out to CRF for Create & Taste, enjoy the peaceful nature setting and painting under the shady oak trees (if it's too hot we will paint inside).  September will be a wine themed painting.

 

Movie Night at Peirano Estates
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM     Sat, Oct 15, 2016
Venue: Peirano Estates - 21831 N Highway 99 Acampo, CA 95220

Movie Outside featuring NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, 1968

The horror classic! Watch George Romero’s original zombie blockbuster the way it was meant to be seen! Outside, under the stars, away from protection! Scream as stars Duane Jones and Judith O’Dea fight for their lives against an army of terrors by locking themselves in an isolated farm house…a lot like our tasting room.

TV’s own Lord Blood-Rah plays host to an evening of terror. Live music will be provided by Lodi Jazz Legends SYMPOSIUM, who will keep you safe and secure until sundown! Come in Zombie garb and participate in our Zombie Costume Contest where the prizes will be positively supernatural! As always, popcorn is free and you are welcome to bring your own picnic basket or even deli sandwiches as the terror unfolds on the screen and zombies walk the vineyard grounds!

Paint Morning at Harmony Wynelands
11:00 AM     Sun, Oct 16, 2016
Venue: Harmony Wynelands - 9291 E Harney Lane

Join us as we paint “Sunflowers” a bright, fun, and uplifting painting by Audrey Maddigan. Hosted at Harmony Wynelands, enjoy a comfortable outdoor setting under shades of trees and the incredible selection of wines to accompany your appetizers for the day. Grab a friend and get ready to join us for an incredible time under the sun! Don’t forget hats and sunscreen!! Go to Paintedcellars.com to purchase your tickets today!

Live Music at Durst Winery
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM     Sun, Oct 16, 2016
Venue: Durst Winery - 10173 Acampo Rd. Acampo, CA 95220

Come out to the Estate on October 16th from 1 to 4 pm as we welcome Raymond Coats! Raymond offers everything from classic Soul to Motown, Pop, & Jazz and did we mention he has original material as well?! He'll have you out of your seat and dancing in the grass in no time. You'll want to get here early for this one, it's sure to be a crowded afternoon at the Estate as this event is FREE. If you'd like, bring your own chairs or picnic blanket to kick back and relax with a glass of superb Durst wine in hand. 

Silent Movie Night at Harmony Wynelands
7:30 PM     Fri, Oct 21, 2016
Venue: Harmony Wynelands - 9291 E Harney Lane

Silent Movie Night featuring the The Phantom of the Opera (1925). Lon Chaney stars with special guest singer Linda Small. To reserve your ticket, call Harmony Wynelands at (209)369-4184 or email us at info@harmonywynelands.com.

$12.00 per person/$10 wine club members, Snacks, wine & beverages available for purchase

Live Music at Durst Winery
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM     Sat, Oct 22, 2016
Venue: Durst Winery - 10173 Acampo Rd. Acampo, CA 95220

It's going to be a great afternoon here at Durst, join us as we listen to The EZ Street Band from 12 to 4 pm. The EZ Street Band is a 4 piece band from Sacramento that covers multiple styles of music including Classic Rock, Country, R&B and MORE! This afternoon is FREE for all to attend so be sure to tell everybody you know to meet you at Durst! 

Cyclocross at LangeTwins Winery
9:00 AM     Sun, Oct 23, 2016
Venue: LangeTwins Winery | 1525 E. Jahant Rd., Acampo 95220
Contact: LangeTwins Winery 209-334-9780

Join us for another awesome Sacramento Cyclocross event - a day of wine and bike racing! Cyclocross is a bit of a mix between mountain biking and road cycling with various terrains and even obstacles. If you’ve never experienced it, bring your bike and the family (kids race too!) for an entire day of race action, wine tasting and delicious food. Local favorites Addy’s Paella and Paul’s Rustic Oven will be on site to service lunch at an additional cost. 

For more information about Cyclocross Racing visit Sacramento Cyclocross.

Create & Taste at Barsetti Vineyards
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM     Thu, Oct 27, 2016
Venue: Barsetti Vineyards - 400 4th St Suite 150 - Old Town Galt
Contact: Barsetti Vineyards 209-744-6062, ricjan@barsettivineyards.com

Local artist, Kelsey Cardoni, Artist on the Spot, will be teaching painting classes this year in our tasting room. Classes are from 5pm - 7:30pm on the last Thrusday of each month with the exception of November and December due to holidays. You will be provided with all the supplies and paints to complete your own piece of art which you can take home that night. The price is $35 each if paid in advance or $45 at the door.

Wine not included in the price. Contact our tasting room at 209-744-6062 or email us at ricjan@barsettivineyards.com. Or contact Kelsey at kelseycardoni@yanoo.com for more information or to reserve your place in the class. There is limited seating.

November 2016
Wine Down Friday at Barsetti Vineyards
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM     Fri, Nov 4, 2016 - Fri, Nov 25, 2016
Venue: Barsetti Vineyards - 400 4th St Suite 150 - Old Town Galt

Buy a glass or a bottle of our wine, enjoy it here and the appetizers are on us!

Wine Down at Durst Winery
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM     Sat, Nov 5, 2016
Venue: Durst Winery - 10173 Acampo Rd. Acampo, CA 95220

They're back and it's time to Wine Down! Come kick off the month of November with an evening full of awesome music and even better wine. Come out from 6 to 9 and listen to The EZ Street Band while they play a little bit of everything- Classic Rock, Country, R&B and more! This night is open to all so bring your friends. We will be selling our delicious wine by the bottle of glass so please no outside alcohol of any kind. 

PONDL Veteran's Day Specials
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM     Fri, Nov 11, 2016
Venue: PONDL Winery - 665 West Turner Road, Lodi

All Vets get a complimentary wine tasting and 20% discount on all wine purchases! PONDL Winery thanks you for your service!

Create & Taste at Consumnes River Farm
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM     Sat, Nov 12, 2016
Venue: 28305 N Thornton Rd. Thornton, CA 95686
Contact: Consumnes River Farm - Victoria 209-327-7056, crf.victoria@att.net

Come out to Consumnes River Farm for Create & Taste, enjoy the peaceful nature setting and painting under the shady oak trees (painting is inside when weather does not permit).

We'll be sipping wine and painting with step by step instruction from Kelsey Cardoni - Artist on the Spot!

We'll provide everything you need to create your own 16x20 painting! Class cost is $35 for advanced payment, $40 at the door. Painting starts at 1:00pm so please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to get set-up.

Wine, wine slushies & mimosas are available for purchase from the tasting room.

Tickets can be purchased via Pay Pal through Artist, Kelsey at kelseycardoni@yahoo.com or from Consumnes River Farms, contact Victoria at CRF.Victoria@att.net or 209-327-7057. Space is limited!Come out to CRF for Create & Taste, enjoy the peaceful nature setting and painting under the shady oak trees (if it's too hot we will paint inside).  September will be a wine themed painting.

 

Create & Taste at Barsetti Vineyards
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM     Thu, Nov 17, 2016
Venue: Barsetti Vineyards - 400 4th St Suite 150 - Old Town Galt
Contact: Barsetti Vineyards 209-744-6062, ricjan@barsettivineyards.com

Local artist, Kelsey Cardoni, Artist on the Spot, will be teaching painting classes this year in our tasting room. Classes are from 5pm - 7:30pm on the last Thrusday of each month with the exception of November and December due to holidays. You will be provided with all the supplies and paints to complete your own piece of art which you can take home that night. The price is $35 each if paid in advance or $45 at the door.

Wine not included in the price. Contact our tasting room at 209-744-6062 or email us at ricjan@barsettivineyards.com. Or contact Kelsey at kelseycardoni@yanoo.com for more information or to reserve your place in the class. There is limited seating.

Silent Movie Night at Harmony Wynelands
7:30 PM     Fri, Nov 18, 2016
Venue: Harmony Wynelands - 9291 E Harney Lane

Silent Movie Night feautring Peter Pan (1924): The Original Silent Version with film host/crooner Matias Bombal.

To reserve your spot please call Harmony Wynelands at  (209) 369-4184 or email us at info@harmonywynelands.com.
$12.00 per person/$10 wine club members. Snacks, wine & beverages available for purchase

Macchia's Annual Fall Release Party
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM     Sat, Nov 19, 2016 - Sun, Nov 20, 2016
Venue: Macchia - 7099 E. Peltier Rd. Acampo, CA 95220

Come listen to live music provided by the Big Booty Bob & the Backside Kickers! Barrel taste some of the 2016 hand-crafted wines while enjoying the newly-released 2015 and the remaining 2014 wines. Find a picnic under the trees, play bocce ball, horseshoes, or meander around artistic vendors and receive a commemorative wine glass... all for just $10/person (pay at the door).

Club Members: Along with the above, you can enjoy the privilege of sampling our "Sold Out" Library selections, get your choice of a glass of wine or lunch for just $10/person. You may also pick up November's club shipment and receive 20% discount on any new purchases. Also, we will have our November special (just in time for the Holidays).

Warm Up & Chill Out Saturday's at PONDL
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM     Sat, Nov 26, 2016
Venue: PONDL Winery - 665 West Turner Road, Lodi

November 26th kicks off our “Warm Up & Chill Out Saturday’s”! We are back with our winter fare! Warm up with our hot mulled wine and chill out to singer songwriter Xochitl (so-chee) as she performs original material and cover songs on her guitar in the tasting room. $5 cup of hot, spiced, Irish mulled wine – feature wines TBA. Let’s get into the holiday spirit! 

December 2016
Wine Down Friday at Barsetti Vineyards
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM     Fri, Dec 2, 2016 - Fri, Dec 30, 2016
Venue: Barsetti Vineyards - 400 4th St Suite 150 - Old Town Galt

Buy a glass or a bottle of our wine, enjoy it here and the appetizers are on us!

Create & Taste at Consumnes River Farm
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM     Sat, Dec 10, 2016
Venue: 28305 N Thornton Rd. Thornton, CA 95686
Contact: Consumnes River Farm - Victoria 209-327-7056, crf.victoria@att.net

Come out to Consumens River Farm for Create & Taste, enjoy the peaceful nature setting and painting under the shady oak trees (painting is inside when weather does not permit).

We'll be sipping wine and painting with step by step instruction from Kelsey Cardoni - Artist on the Spot!

We'll provide everything you need to create your own 16x20 painting! Class cost is $35 for advanced payment, $40 at the door. Painting starts at 1:00pm so please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to get set-up.

Wine, wine slushies & mimosas are available for purchase from the tasting room.

Tickets can be purchased via Pay Pal through Artist, Kelsey at kelseycardoni@yahoo.com or from Consumnes River Farms, contact Victoria at CRF.Victoria@att.net or 209-327-7057. Space is limited!Come out to CRF for Create & Taste, enjoy the peaceful nature setting and painting under the shady oak trees (if it's too hot we will paint inside).  September will be a wine themed painting.

Movie Night at Peirano Estates
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM     Sat, Dec 10, 2016
Venue: Peirano Estates - 21831 N Highway 99 Acampo, CA 95220

DEC. 10th- SANTA CLAUSE CONQUORS THE MARTIANS, 1964 (Subject to rain)

What is Christmas without bad movies, bad sweaters and caroling? Thanksgiving.

Luckily Peirano Estate Vineyards is here to save the holidays with that time-honored Chestnut Santa Claus Conquers the Martians! Watch in stunned disbelief as Old Saint Nick, played by John Call, takes on a Martian invasion in one of the campiest films ever made.Get in FREE with your Ugly Sweater and take part in our UGLY SWEATER CONTEST, where it doesn’t matter if you are naughty or nice, simply offensive.

Free hot chocolate and popcorn help you ring in the holiday and local carolers set the mood for a holiday festival of the weird! Look for appearances by Santa as well as a Martian just to make things jolly…and downright silly! Ho ho ho.

Create & Taste at Barsetti Vineyards
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM     Thu, Dec 15, 2016
Venue: Barsetti Vineyards - 400 4th St Suite 150 - Old Town Galt
Contact: Barsetti Vineyards 209-744-6062, ricjan@barsettivineyards.com

Local artist, Kelsey Cardoni, Artist on the Spot, will be teaching painting classes this year in our tasting room. Classes are from 5pm - 7:30pm on the last Thrusday of each month with the exception of November and December due to holidays. You will be provided with all the supplies and paints to complete your own piece of art which you can take home that night. The price is $35 each if paid in advance or $45 at the door.

Wine not included in the price. Contact our tasting room at 209-744-6062 or email us at ricjan@barsettivineyards.com. Or contact Kelsey at kelseycardoni@yanoo.com for more information or to reserve your place in the class. There is limited seating.

Silent Movie Night at Harmony Wynelands
7:30 PM     Fri, Dec 16, 2016
Venue: Harmony Wynelands - 9291 E Harney Lane

Silent Movie Night featuring Christmas Short with Charlie Chase and other short comedies with film host/crooner Matias Bombal.To reserve your spot call Harmony Wynelands at  (209) 369-4184 or email us at  info@harmonywynelands.com.$12.00 per person/$10 wine club members. Snacks, wine & beverages available for purchase.