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The 9th Annual California Wine Month sparks a month-long vinous celebration across the Golden State. 35 Temecula Valley wineries invite wine-lovers from San Diego to Los Angeles to explore and experience Southwest Riverside County’s premier wine country in two unique ways: The September Sip Passport, and the 4th Annual CRUSH Gala at Callaway Winery.
September Sip Passport
The time to purchase your September Sip Passport is here! For more information, read: Temecula Wine Country prepares to Sip and Crush in celebration on California wine month
When: Valid September 1-30; visits may be concurrent or spaced throughout the month.
What: Voucher for a full tasting flight at any four participating Temecula Valley wineries; includes souvenir wine glass. See TemeculaWines.org for details.
Tickets: $35 per person for Sip Passport (a $60-80 value); tickets, various transportation and overnight packages are all available at TemeculaWines.org/events.
Packages: Newly-renovated Temecula Creek Inn and the charming B&B, The Inn at Europa, are both offering discount “Sip & Stay packages” throughout September.
Additionally, visitors may book Sip, Stay & Ride Packages with one of wine country’s trusted transportation partners, like the Winemaker’s Tour, Grapeline Wine Tours, Sunset Limo, or West Coast Chauffeur. For more details, visit http://www.TemeculaWines.org and click on Events.
Remember, your Sip Passport is valid only on a regular tasting flight at participating wineries, and includes a Temecula Valley Winegrower’s Association souvenir logo wine glass.
When: Saturday, September 14 from 7-9:30 p.m.
Where: Callaway Winery: 32720 Rancho California Road, Temecula, CA 92591
What: Upscale gala event bringing together 35 Temecula Valley wineries; fine cuisine from 18 local chefs, farms and restaurants; and live entertainment to set the mood.
Tickets: All-inclusive tickets are $75 per person; VIP Tickets are $100 and include admittance to the pre-event Winemakers Round-table seated panel discussion and exclusive winemaker tasting, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now at www.TemeculaWines.org/Events.
Packages: Enjoy the brand-new Farm House Restaurant at the Temecula Creek Inn and book a tour with the Winemaker’s Tour or to make the weekend even more special and safe. Overnight package includes one-night stay and two tickets to CRUSH. For more details, visit www.TemeculaWines.org and click on Events.
Visit www.TemeculaWines.org and click on Events to purchase Sip Passports and CRUSH tickets. For more information on the CRUSH Gala, visit the Temecula Valley Winegrower’s Association web page.