If you are looking for something to do this weekend, here in Grass Valley and Nevada City we have three weekend Halloween wine events happening! All three are strictly adhering to Covid safety protocols and require reservations, so if you’re interested, make yours today!
Hallowine Weekend at Nevada City Winery
Don’t miss out on good food, wine, music, and company in the spooky, historic downtown of Nevada City this weekend, October 29-31. Enjoy the fun of this beloved holiday without the stress of Covid-19 exposure as they continue to uphold all safety mandates and regulations without losing any of the fun! The NC Winery team has worked to create a spooktacular array of games, packages, offers, and experiences.
Dress-up and Save- Wear your Halloween costume and get HALF-OFF a glass of wine!
Treat Yourself! Wine & Chocolate Pairing- Taste three wine and chocolate pairings for only $10.
Color Your Own Custom Halloween Bottle Series- Relax, drink wine, and color your own wine label. A Halloween keepsake! Each label is custom designed as a Halloween-themed adult coloring page. Choose from a selection of four labels and unleash your creative side. Your bottle comes with a box of colored pencils.
Free Treats for Kids- With any purchase, kids can get complimentary “Witches Brew”, Hot Cider, Goody bag, Coloring page and crayons.
Games- Play Cornhole and Ring Toss wine style! All games are honor-based. Users are responsible for sanitizing the games before and after use—Hand sanitizer and sanitizing spray will be available. Wear your mask while enjoying the game and stay socially distanced from others!
Live Music by Tom McDonald – Original Jazz and Pop from 1:30-4:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 31.
Spooky Wine Specials
Red by the Keg – $5.00 glasses of Rough & Ready Red on tap
Spooky Low on Merlot -2015 Merlot discounts by the glass, bottle, and case.
Chardonnay Comparative Tasting- With one varietal, we produced two very different wines. Sample them side-by-side to experience the difference between aging in a stainless-steel tank vs. oak barrels.
Window Decorating Contest- Vote for Nevada City Winery in the GVNC’s Merchant Window Decorating Contest!
COVID-19 Safety Measures- Nevada City Winery is following all CDC, state, and local health ordinances. For more information, visit the Nevada City Winery website.
Lucchesi Harvest Party & Grape Stomp
Lucchesi Vineyards and Winery will be offering a Halloween Harvest Party and Grape Stomp at their hilltop picnic area in the vineyard to celebrate the 2020 harvest. Bring a picnic and enjoy the music of Chics in Black from 5-8 p.m. Doors open at 4 p.m. Tickets are $20 and include your first glass of wine or beverage. There is limited seating due to Covid and you are encouraged to wear masks if you are around people not from your household. They will have a grape stomp and you may participate in fermentation punch downs.
Lucchesi Vineyards and Winery is located at 19698 View Forever Ln. in Grass Valley. For more information, or to buy tickets, click HERE.
Naggiar Vineyards and Winery
Put on your best disguise and join Naggiar Vineyards for a fun all ages Halloween event which will include a costume contest, wine games and prizes. This takes place from 6-9 p.m. this Saturday, October 31.
Ryan Hernandez and Kaz will be performing for the first time at Naggiar. These talented musicians will wow you with their variety act. They hop around between different genres and are both multi instrumentalists. For more on them, visit ryanandkaz.com.
Buenos Aires Grill Food Truck will be selling their delicious Argentinian food at the event, but please no picnics or outside food allowed.
Naggiar Vineyards and Winery is located at 18261 Rosemary Lane. Due to social distancing guidelines, tickets are required for every guest. For tickets, please click HERE.
So if you are looking for something fun to do this weekend, consider these three Halloween weekend wine events.