8 Awesome Winery After Hour Events in Sonoma County
The wineries in Sonoma County aren't only fun to visit in the day time. Many wineries in Sonoma County offer 'after-dark' fun that includes happy hours, movie nights, live music and more. If you're looking to stay past closing hours, check out these 8 awesome winery after hour events in Sonoma County.
Wine Down Wednesdays at Sonoma-Cutrer Vineyards
"Wine" down with a game of crochet and some Sonoma-Cutrer wines, and enjoy delicious food options from their guest food truck during Wine Down Wednesdays. It's the perfect mid-week break, taking place between 5:00-7:00pm on July 26, August 30 and September 27.
Pictures on the Crushpad at Moshin Vineyards
Moshin Vineyards in Healdsburg features a monthly series known as "Pictures on the Crushpad", better known to us as movie night. The next movie being featured is Twister on August 5 at 8:00pm. Grab a blanket, some Moshin wine, and get cozy for this premiere. Moshin also features some other great events, including art shows and receptions with local artists.
Happy Hour Thursdays at Trentatdue
Join Trentatdue every Thursday during their Happy Hour from 5:00-7:00pm this summer! They'll have a mix of great bands, food trucks, exclusive wines sales and maybe even paella. Their Happy Hour Thursdays are dog-friendly and children are welcome. See more.
Simmer Down Saturdays at Muscardini Cellars
Simmer down with a relaxing glass of your favorite Muscardini Cellars wine while enjoying live music on the patio from 5:30-8:00 p.m. Muscardini hosts local bands every Saturday night from May 6 - October 7. See the full lineup here.
Wines & Sunsets at Paradise Ridge
One of the most popular after-hour wine events in Santa Rosa is Paradise Ridge's Wine & Sunsets, where you can enjoy the gorgeous vineyard view overlooking Fountain Grove in Santa Rosa with a glass in your hand. Wine & Sunsets starts at 5:30pm each Wednesday evening from May-October, where you have just enough time to claim a good seat to watch the sunset. Wines are offered by the glass or the bottle - that's your decision! Insider Tip: Bring some food to enjoy a picnic type dinner, or grab something from the visiting food & dessert trucks. See the full schedule of music and food here.
Live Music Thursdays at Barber Cellars Tasting Room
Check out live music thursdays at Barber Cellars Tasting Room in Petaluma, where they focus on classic/acoustic genres of jazz, bluegrass, and classical. Every Thursday at 6:30 p.m., the lights go low, the wine starts flowing, and music echoes through this little corner of the historic Hotel Petaluma. Drink wine, enjoy local cheeses, and listen to some great live music! See more.
Hawkes Summer Nights at Hawkes Wine
Enjoy a night of B and the Hive (formerly Girls + Boys), rocking on the patio at Hawkes Wine on July 15 from 4-7pm, complimentary to some great Sonoma County wine and food being grilled in the back. See more.
Stars Under the Stars Outdoor Film Festival at St. Francis Winery
Pack a blanket and join St. Francis Winery on the lawn of their beautiful Sonoma Valley Tasting Room for a film under the stars. Taking place every Thursday night at the Winery from July 6 - July 27, you can enjoy a pre-show concert and wine reception prior to each movie. The El Coyote Food Truck will be serving delicious Mexican food available for purchase! See the schedule here.
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See more fun things to do this summer in Sonoma County here.