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From rolling hills to towering redwoods, the scenery along the North Coast is as memorable as the wine. With one of the coolest climates in our state, this region is home to more than half of our wineries, including many of our most celebrated. And the North Coast's renowned food artisans craft everything from olive oil to goat cheese, ensuring that your plate is as full as your glass.
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Events in North Coast

Hiking at Alexander Valley Vineyard

Alexander Valley Vineyards, Healdsburg

Take a Vineyard Hike for an insider’s view of the vineyards, with wine tasting and boxed lunch. Held daily.

Cost: $60

Address & Location:
Alexander Valley Vineyards, 8644 HIGHWAY 128, Healdsburg, CA

Phone: (707) 433-7209

Email: TR@avvwine.com

Website: www.avvwine.com

Details: Get an insider’s view of the vineyards while tasting wines where they grow. After the hike, relax and take in the views with a wine country boxed lunch. This is an easy walking tour, but there are hills and dirt trails. Held daily, weather permitting.

Yoga and Wellness

Bricoleur Vineyards, Windsor

Yin Yoga on Sundays from 9:00am – 10:15am with Vinita Larioa. Come for yoga stay for a tasting experience.

Cost: $25

Address & Location:
Bricoleur Vineyards, 7394 STARR ROAD, Windsor, CA

Phone: (707) 857-5700

Email: info@bricoleurvineyards.com

Website: www.bricoleurvineyards.com

Details: Yin Yoga on Sundays from 9:00am – 10:15am with Vinita Larioa. Come for yoga stay for a tasting experience. Also explore new well-being practices such as sound healing, drum circle, and kirtan on periodic Wellness Days (see website for upcoming events).

Hiking and Horseback Riding

Bartholomew Estate, Sonoma

Explore miles of trails within Bartholomew Park daily, weaving through mature oaks, madrones, redwoods and vineyards. Also offers horseback trail rides ($150).

Cost: NA

Address & Location:
Bartholomew Estate, 1000 Vineyard Lane, Sonoma, CA

Phone: (707) 509-0540

Email: info@bartestate.com

Website: www.bartholomewestate.com

Details: Explore the 3+ miles of trails within Bartholomew Park, taking in the duck pond and windmill, weaving through mature oaks, madrones, redwoods and vineyards, following wildflowers up the log steps and cresting at a view of San Francisco Bay. Sonoma Valley Trail Rides will guide guests on horseback through the Bartholomew Estate historic vineyards ($150).

Sixty Years of Family Farming at AVV

Alexander Valley Vineyards, Healdsburg

Celebrate our family’s 60 years of growing in this beautiful valley!

Cost: $175 - $225

Address & Location:
Alexander Valley Vineyards, 8644 Highway 128, Healdsburg, CA

Phone: (707) 433-7209

Email: avv@avvwine.com

Website: www.eventbrite.com

Details: We’re celebrating the history and tradition of family farming at Alexander Valley Vineyards with a three course farm-centric dinner hosted by members of the Wetzel Family. The gardens have been a source of inspiration for the family from the beginning, so this is the perfect place to celebrate our family’s 60 years of growing in this beautiful valley!

In the Vineyard with Joe: Veraison

Ram's Gate Winery, Sonoma

Walk into the vineyards virtually with GM and Winemaker Joe Nielsen to learn about veraison

Cost: Complimentary

Address & Location:
Ram's Gate Winery, 28700 Arnold Drive, Sonoma, CA

Phone: (707) 721-8700

Email: concierge@ramsgatewinery.com

Website: www.ramsgatewinery.com

Details: Join George Staikos from The Educated Grape, and Joe Nielsen, General Manager and Winemaker at Ram's Gate Winery, for the virtual series "In the Vineyard." We will explore key points during the growing season as well as important factors in the vineyard that contribute to wine's personality, style and complexity. One of the most important moments in the growing season is Veraison. This is the process where grapes turn from green to red and naturally begin to sweeten. It is also a good barometer in determining pick dates for harvest.

Garden Favorites: Tomato Recipes for the Height of the Season

Cakebread Cellars, Rutherford

Cooking with Cakebread: Garden Favorite Recipes

Cost: $275

Address & Location:
Cakebread Cellars, 8300 St Helena Highway, Rutherford, CA

Phone: (800) 588-0298

Email: culinary@cakebread.com

Website: cakebread.com

Details: Jack and Dolores Cakebread have long believed that a glass of wine was meant to be paired with great food and great company. A chef and master gardener, Dolores planted the first culinary gardens here, and the gardens remain central to the culinary program at Cakebread Cellars today. The bounty of the garden informs what Chefs serve at the table from season to season, and in summertime, that means tomatoes. Like taking a fresh bite out of summer, heirloom and cherry tomatoes from our Culinary Garden fold into a variety of summertime recipes perfect for entertaining family and friends. Cakebread Cellars wines are the perfect accompaniment after class, when you’ll enjoy a 30-minute appetizer reception and three-course luncheon featuring your own culinary handiwork.

Vineyard Hike and Private Tasting

Joseph Phelps Vineyards, St. Helena

On select weekends through October, Joseph Phelps Vineyards will take visitors on 1-mile vineyard walk before returning to the winery for a seated tasting.

Cost: 250

Address & Location:
Joseph Phelps Vineyards, 200 Taplin Road, St. Helena, CA

Phone: (707) 963-2745

Email: info@josephphelps.com

Website: www.josephphelps.com

Details: On select weekends through October, Joseph Phelps Vineyards will take visitors on a roughly 1-mile vineyard walk through its stunning St. Helena ranch before returning to the winery for a seated tasting.

AVV Harvest Party

Alexander Valley Vineyards, Healdsburg

Experience the 2022 harvest season at AVV first-hand!

Cost: $175 - $225

Address & Location:
Alexander Valley Vineyards, 8644 Highway 128, Healdsburg, CA

Phone: (707) 433-7209

Email: avv@avvwine.com

Website: avvharvestparty2022.eventbrite.com

Details: Experience the 2022 harvest season at AVV first-hand! We’ll be celebrating the harvest with our biggest all-day party of the year! Join us for some grape picking & stomping, bocce ball and all around fun on the historic Wetzel Family Estate.

AVV Harvest Party

Alexander Valley Vineyards, Healdsburg

Experience the 2022 harvest season at AVV first-hand!

Cost: $175 - $225

Address & Location:
Alexander Valley Vineyards, 8644 Highway 128, Healdsburg, CA

Phone: (707) 433-7209

Email: avv@avvwine.com

Website: avvharvestparty2022.eventbrite.com

Details: Experience the 2022 harvest season at AVV first-hand! We’ll be celebrating the harvest with our biggest all-day party of the year! Join us for some grape picking & stomping, bocce ball and all around fun on the historic Wetzel Family Estate.

AVV Fall Garden Lunch

Alexander Valley Vineyards, Healdsburg

Enjoy a seasonal wine country lunch with items prepared straight from the garden while enjoying some AVV wines and breathtaking views.

Cost: $70 - $90

Address & Location:
Alexander Valley Vineyards, 8644 Highway 128, Healdsburg, CA

Phone: (707) 433-7209

Email: avv@avvwine.com

Website: avvfalllunch2022.eventbrite.com

Details: Enjoy a seasonal wine country lunch with items prepared straight from the garden while enjoying some AVV wines and breathtaking views.

Earth Day Tasting Flights

Buena Vista Winery, Sonoma

Get lost among the vines and learn more about our organic vineyard practices and enjoy special tasting flights featuring our locally and sustainably grown wines.

Cost: See tasting menu

Address & Location:
Buena Vista Winery, 18000 Old Winery Road, Sonoma, CA

Website: buenavistawinery.com

Details: Celebrate Earth Day with Buena Vista! Get lost among the vines and learn more about our organic vineyard practices and enjoy special tasting flights featuring our locally and sustainably grown wines.