Things are starting to heat up in the Sonoma County with June wine events. The Healdsburg Jazz Festival is host to a number of exciting music and wine pairings, but don’t miss the vineyard hikes, Father’s day brunches and even happy hours on our featured list of wine tasting events this month.
May 29-June 7, 2015
Healdsburg Jazz Festival – Healdsburg
event tickets start at $20 per person
The Healdsburg Jazz Festival brings great wine and great music together. The event features jazz dinners, exciting concerts, food and wine pairings, and more.
June 5, 2015
First Friday at Fog Crest Vineyard – Sebastopol
5:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.; Food and wine available for purchase; reservations recommended
Enjoy First Friday at Fog Crest Vineyard with wines available by the glass and bottle as well as artisan cheese platters and featured food truck Briadelli Caribbean Gourmet Pizzas.
June 7, 2015
West Wines Vineyard Hike & Wine Tasting – Healdsburg
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.; $15; reservations recommended
Experience wine country’s great outdoors as you walk through West Wines Vineyard’s sustainably certified grounds.
Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards Summer Food & Wine Pairing Event – Sonoma
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.; tickets start at $55
This seasonal food and wine pairing event features a private tasting with a wine educator as you treat your taste buds to carefully selected pairings featuring Gloria Ferrer’s award winning sparklers and estate varietals.
June 12, 2015
Tasting Room on the Green Yappy Hour – Windsor
4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.; $10
Enjoy wine flights and appetizers with your dog while supporting June’s Yappy Hour charity Muttville Senior Dog Rescue.
June 13, 2015
Chateau Diana Summer Wine Club Picnic – Healdsburg
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.; $20, no charge for Wineclub members
This event offers an afternoon of food, wine, games, and of course, fun. Don’t forget your picnic blanket!
Dutton-Goldfield Second Saturday Vineyard Stroll & Tasting – Sepastopol
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.; $50 per person; reservations required
Learn about the soil, vines, and geography of Dutton-Goldfield with a hike through the vineyard paired with a seated tasting of current releases with brunch.
Deerfield Ranch Winery Comedy on the Crush Pad – Kenwood
6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.; $20, food and wine available for purchase
Enjoy comedy from Kevin Camia, Yayne Abeba, Eliosa Bravo, and Kazumi Kusano under the stars at Deerfield Ranch Winery.
Suite D Chocolate for Dinner Pop-Up – Sonoma
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.; $75
Indulge in wine and chocolate for dinner at this pop up event at Suite D.
June 21, 2015
West Wines Father’s Day Vineyard Hike & Wine Tasting – Healdsburg
11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Free for Dads; reservations recommended
Experience wine in the great outdoors with Dad on West Wines Vineyard’s hike and wine tasting. You’ll taste wine and walk through the sustainably certified vineyard while learning about West Wines, grapes, and more.
D’Argenzio Winery and Tasting Room Papa’s 2nd Annual CrawDAD Day – Santa Rosa
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.; tickets start at $20
Celebrate dad with boiled Louisiana crawfish wine, and traditional Louisiana style sides.
Dutton-Goldfield Winery Father’s Day Grill Out – Sebastopol
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.; $20 or complimentary with $100 wine purchase
Kick off summer and enjoy Father’s Day with a tasting flight of summer wines and food from the grill.
Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards Bubs, Suds & BBQ – Sonoma
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.; tickets start at $65
Give dad a relaxing break from the grill and enjoy music, a BBQ buffet, beer, and award winning wines.
Meadowcroft Wines Father’s Day Pig Roast – Sonoma
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.; $45 members, $55 non members
Featuring a whole spit roasted pig with house made sides, live entertainment and raffle prizes, this event offers a feast fit for dads.
Father’s Day Pop-Up Brunch – Sonoma
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.; $35; reservations required
Rise and dine with dad at this pop-up brunch buffet featuring duck confit hash, house cured bacon, spiced apple pancakes, mimosas, bellinis, and more.
June 26, 2015
The Inn at the Tides Walter Hansel Wines Food and Wine Pairing Dinner – Bodega Bay
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.; $99 plus tax and gratuity; reservations recommended
Join Walter Hansel at The Inn at the Tides for a four course wine and food pairing dinner featuring wines including Lake County Sauvignon Blanc and Russian River Valley Pinot Noir.
June 27, 2015
Family Wineries Dry Creek and more All American Zin Day – Healdsburg
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.; $40, $15 designated drivers
Enjoy zinfandels, primitivos, and other wines available for tasting at this festival of zin.
West Wines Library Wine & Gourmet Cheese Tasting – Healdsburg
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.; $15, waived with any library wine purchase; reservations recommended
Experience a vertical tasting of four vintages of Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve from 2007 to 2004. Wines will be paired with gourmet cheeses.
Russian River Valley Passport – Russian River
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.; tickets start at $55
During the Russian River Valley Passport, you’ll be able to visit more than 30 acclaimed wineries in the valley, enjoying limited and early release wines, locally crafted foods, and a variety of exclusive weekend experiences.Main Image Source: Healdsburg Jazz Festival