Summertime kicks off with a number of exciting events at your favorite Temecula wineries. From an awesome sounding Celebrity Chef Dinner, to multiple Father’s Day events, “movies in the vines” and everything in between, we’ve got you covered in June!
Painting in the Vines / June 14 / 1pm-4pm / Cost $49; 15% off for Wine Club Members / Explore your creative side as you paint a wine themed piece and sip Avensole wines. Includes all materials and a glass of your favorite Avensole wine.
Father’s Day BBQ / June 19 / 11am to 5pm / This day should be all about dad! Treat your father to a memorable BBQ at Avensolde Winery. A glass of beer, explore wine or cocktail included in every Father’s BBQ entree purchase.
Live Music in the Restaurant and Marketplace / Friday and Saturday from 5p-8p / All free and open to the public / 6/3 James Wells / 6/4 Michael LeClerc / 6/11 Justin Shultz / 6/18- tba / 6/25 Tim Walsh
Live Music on the Tasting Room patio / Saturday 1p-4p and Sunday 2p-5p / All free and open to the public / 6/4 Mickie Arnett / 6/5 Brian Stodart / 6/11 funk Shui Planet / 6/12- tba / 6/19 Hunter Pea / 6/25 Mickie Arnett / 6/26 Funk Shui Planet
Baily Vineyard & Winery
Shakespeare in the Vines – Much Ado About Nothing / June 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, 19, 23, 24, 25 & 26 / Showtime starts at 7pm / Much Ado About Nothing stands tall as one of Shakespeare’s most popular and relevant comedies / Tickets: General Seating: Regular $22, Seniors 55+, Students, Military $17, Season Ticket $20. Royal Table Seating: Regular $30, Season Ticket $27 / For ticket information please log on to www.shakespeareinthevines.com
Father’s Day Lunch at Carol’s Restaurant / June 19 / 11:30a- 3p / Regular Menu plus some Father’s Day special menu items / For more information please call 951.676.9463
Dog Day Sundays / Every Sunday (closed June 5th) / 11:30a-2:30p / Bring your well-mannered pooch to lunch, doggie treats and special menu items / / Live acoustic music on the patio
Bel Vino Winery
Cigar Dinner / June 25 / 6p-9p / 3 Cigars paired with 3-Course meal along with award-winning wines. Live Music for entertainment / Wine Club Member $59.95, Non-members $65.95 / RSVP by calling 951.676.6414 or visit www.belvinowinery.com
Karaoke Night / Every Friday 6p-9p / Free admission / Karaoke every Friday night at Bel Vino Winery in the Barrel Room / Happy Hour from 6pm-7pm; select Bel Vino Bistro menu offered.
Live Band every Saturday and Sunday / 1:00-5:00pm / Free to the public
Briar Rose Winery
Sip Into the Sunset / First Friday of each month / Open until 10pm / Live music from 6p-9m and wine under the stars in our enchanted garden or tasting room / Purchase a glass of wine or a bottle / Outside food allowed at these events only / Reservations required; call 951.308.1098
Callaway Vineyard & Winery
Live Music at the Courtyard Patio / Every Saturday from 1pm to 5pm
Live music at Meritage at Callaway / Friday to Sunday from 5pm to 7pm
All free and open to the public.
Carter Estate Winery and Resort
Elegant Food & Wine Pairing / $40pp / Available Mid-week 1pm and 3pm; Weekends 1pm and 3pm/ Reserve your place for an indulgent wine and food pairing designed to tantalize the senses. Guests enjoy five specially-selected Carter Estate Winery wines paired perfectly with a variety of cured meats, artisan cheeses and accompanied with season accoutrements. Each pairing last approximately 90 minutes and is limited to just eight participants to allow for one-on-one interaction / For reservations call today: 844.851.2138
Cougar Vineyard & Winery
Sunday Live Music / 2:00-5:00pm / Free to the public
Friday Night Live Music / 5pm-8pm / Free to attend / Happy Hour 2 for 1 glasses of wine from 7-8pm / Industry and Wine Club benefits honored / Deli is open until 7pm /
3rd Annual MotoDoffo Event for the Benefit of the Kurt Caselli Foundation / June 11 /
10am – 4pm / Tickets available at http://doffowines.com/caselli-16 or at the gate.
Danza del Sol Winery
Live Music on the Patio / 1:00-5:00pm / Grab your friends and head over to Danza del Sol for a Saturday afternoon of wine and great music / June 4th – Michael SG / June 11th – Dustin Jake / June 18th – Rosewood & Rye / June 25th – JD Priest
Taco Tuesday / June 14 / 5:30pm – 8:30pm / Tuesdays Just Got Tastier!
Join us on the Tasting Room Patio for Tacos, Burritos, and More! Live music! / Admission is FREE! / Wine and selected beer for purchase. Wine club discounts apply to bottle purchases only. Wine Club complimentary glass excluded from this event.
Get Sauced! / June 26 / It’s Sunday Funday! / 3p-6p /Join us for a fun filled afternoon of food, wine, and culinary entertainment in our Club House! Cooking demo class, & small plates by The M Group, wine pairings by our educated staff, and recipes to take home and special wine discounts provided, and smiles by you!
– Menu –
• Smoked Tri-Tip with Blueberry Chutney SAUCE
• Bone-in Short Rib with Chipotle Bacon Peach BBQ SAUCE
• Grilled Fruit Kabob with Marshmallow Amaretto SAUCE
$60 per person | $54 Wine Club
All tickets are subject to 8% tax. Gratuity not included / Seating is Limited, and by RSVP Only! Call Kelly at (951) 302-6363 ext. 26 or purchase your tickets online at www.danzadelsolwinery.com/reservation-events
Movie in the Vines / June 16 / 7:30p-10:00p / Outdoor Screening of the movie “Chef” (Rated R). Please bring blankets / Food truck “That’s What Cheese Said” and Popcorn & Candy to be sold / Free with online RSVP. Please visit www.europavillage.com
International Music & Wine Dinner – “Tastes & Sounds of Europa” / June 23 / 6:00p-9:00p / 5 course dinner prepared by Chef Dean with a Spanish, French & Italian musical performance / $89 per person / Tickets may be purchased online at www.europavillage.com
Wine Education Class by Dr. Doug – Italian Theme / June 30 / 6:00p-8:00p / Wine Education class taught by our Level III Sommelier and food pairings / $29 per guest / Tickets purchased may be purchase online at www.europavillage.com
Friday Night Entertainment / 6:00-9:00pm / Free to the public / Live entertainment on our outdoor Veranda / June 3- Big Truth / June 10- Abrakadabra / June 17- Blue Fish
Live Music every Sunday / 1:00-4:00pm / Free to the public / Live entertainment on our outdoor Veranda / June 5- Dustin Jake / June 12- Jimmy Patton / June 19- Astra Kelly / June 26- Joe Baldino
Wine Appreciation Class / June 18 / 10a-12:30p / Designated for all levels of wine knowledge / $45 per person, $40 Connoisseur, $20 VIP. $70 per person with lunch option / RSVP required at 951.676.8231 ext. 109 or email@example.com
Funday, Sunday in the Yard Garden / Every Sunday in June / 12:00-3:00pm / Game Competition starts at 1pm as well as other limited availability lawn games. Taco bar, carafes of sangria, and beer will be available for purchase / Must be present to register prior to 1:00 pm for the game competition /
Winemaker Dinner at the Pinnacle / June 25 / 6:00pm / Wine and appetizers in the vines; 5 course wine pairing dinner / $120 pp / RSVP required at 951.676.8231 ext. 109 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Foot Path Winery
Food, Wine and Music / June 25 / 6:30p-9:00p / $30 per person / Musical entertainment by Jason Webber / Includes one glass of wine and finger food / For reservations and information please contact email@example.com or call 951.265.9951
Father’s Day Cigar Dinner / June 18 / 5:30p-9:00p / $49 per person + tax; Wine Club Members $39 per person + tax / Celebrate Father’s Day at our Cigar Night with Casa Lovo cigars and food catered by Mad Mike’s American Gourmet sausages. Includes a glass of wine, dinner, cigar hand rolled at the event / Reservations are required by June 13th. Please contact the winery at 951.699.8845 to reserve.
Live Music in The Restaurant / Friday 5pm-8pm & Saturday 5-8pm.
Live Music in the Barrel Room / Sunday 1pm-4pm.
All Free & Open to the Public
Lorimar Vineyards & Winery
Movie in the Vines / June 27 / Three Amigos / Movie start at sunset. No cost for admission / Wine and food available for purchase.
Live Music Friday & Saturday / 6p-9p / Free to the public / June 3- Bodie / June 4- Mrs. Jones Revenge / June 10- Mercedes Moore Band / June 11- Lifetime Rocker / June 17- Kanan Road / June 18- Mrs. Jones Revenge / June 25- Midnight Satellites
Live Music Sunday / 2p-5pm / Free to the public / June 5- Alaina Blair / June 12- JD Priest / June26- Al & Brad
Maurice Car’rie Winery
Let’s Dance! / June 25 / 7p-10p / Come join the fun and celebrate our 30 year anniversary! Dance with the dynamic Kepi Payne Project! This high-profile energy band will keep you on your feet all night long! They perform an electric variety of music from Jazz, Funk, R & B/Soul, Blues and Classic Rock! Local artists will also join us to display their incredible photography and paintings / Food and award-winning Maurice Car’rie wines will available for purchase / No cover charge for the public / For additional information call 951.676.1711 or visit www.mauricecarriewinery.com
Live Music & Entertainment / Every Friday and Saturday / 7pm-10pm / Free to the public /
Friday, June 3 – Mercedes Moore; Old school soul, blues, R & B / Saturday, June 4 – Devocean; local reggae-rock and ska band / Friday, June 10 Ruben V; Latin & salsa music / Saturday, June 11 – Bluefish; big rock sounds from the 70’s, 80’s & 90’s / Friday, June 17 – Mickie Arnett; 90’s rock and covers! / Saturday, June 18 – Missy Andersen; know as So. Cal’s top blue’s diva! / Friday, June 24 – Midnight Satellites; gutsy, modern rock performers / Saturday, June 25 – Nathan James; winner of the International Blues Challenge / No reservations required. For more information please visit www.miramontewinery.com
Monte De Oro Winery
Sounds of Sunday / 1:00-5:00pm / Come, relax and end the weekend with a glass of wine and a Bistro entrée. Live music program every Sunday on our outdoor patio / For additional information please visit us at www.montedeoro.com
Oak Mountain Winery
Monte Carlo Night – Benefitting Cause Fur Paws / June 11 / 6p-9p / 100% of the money earned goes towards our furry friends diabetes treatments! $50 donation includes: play money and 1 glass of wine. Fun & prizes too! / Food, wine and beer available for purchase / For tickets call 951.699.9102 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Mount Palomar Winery
Father’s Day BBQ / June 19 / 10:00a – 6:00p / Celebrate Dad this Father’s Day by treating him to an open air BBQ at the beautiful Mount Palomar Winery in Temecula. The special menu includes hamburgers, cheeseburgers, salmon, sausages, hotdogs, and classic BBQ salads. Beer and wine will both be available.Reservations online at: www.MountPalomarWinery.com/FathersDay
Paint Nite / 1:00p – 3:00pm / June 5- Yellow Koi / June 19- Heady Hops / June 25- Pretty Petals / Raise your glass to a NEW kind of night out! Paint Nite® invites you to create art over a glass of wine at a Mount Palomar Winery, guided by a professional artist and party host. Grab your friends and spend two hours drinking, laughing, and flexing your creative muscles. There’s no experience necessary and we’ll provide all the supplies, so you don’t have to worry about a thing (except having a great time!) You’ll leave with a beautiful painting at each session / Cost: $45 per person for each session / Tickets online at https://www.paintnite.com/venues/133232.html
Dead Man’s Party – A Tribute to Oingo Boingo / June 17 / 6:00 – 10:00 pm / Enjoy a beautiful evening in the vineyards under the stars at Mount Palomar Winery! Playing all the hits such as: Weird Science • Dead Man’s Party • Just Another Day • Good For Your Soul • Who Do You Want To Be • Private Life • Grey Matter • Stay * Only A Lad • No One Lives Forever • We Close Our Eyes • Goodbye Goodbye and so many more greats songs! / Tickets online at www.heyday.com / Preorder tickets $25, $30 day of show
Elizabeth Huett Live at Mount Palomar Winery / June 24 / 6:00p – 10:00p / Elizabeth Huett will showcase many country hits as well as her own songs from across the southland. Elizabeth Huett has toured the world in 22 countries, playing 216 shows as a backing vocalist for international superstar, Taylor Swift, and has just signed a major deal with Interscope records. She is also co-writer of Sara Evan’s “Put my Heart Down,” Evans’s single has been playing on country radio stations, such as local K-FROG/ Preorder tickets $25, $30 day of show / Log on to www.mountpalomarwinery.com
Ponte Family Estate Winery
Live Music in The Cellar Lounge at Ponte Vineyard Inn / Every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday / Head to Temecula Wine Country’s only cocktail bar open late every day, The Cellar Lounge at Ponte Vineyard Inn. The Cellar offers live music every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday night! Sip to the sounds of a variety of musicians, from jazz sax and alternative contemporary to rock blues! / Time and Entertainment schedule varies / Free to attend / Visit www.pontevineyardinn.com for an entertainment schedule.
Happy Hour in The Cellar Lounge at Ponte Vineyard Inn / Every Monday-Thursday / 4pm-7pm Free to attend / Head to Temecula Wine Country’s only cocktail bar, The Cellar Lounge at Ponte Vineyard Inn, for happy hour for specials on craft beer, flatbreads, wine and more!
South Coast Winery Resort & Spa
Celebrity Chef Dinner / Friday, June 17 / 6pm-11pm / What do you get when you combine Southern California’s MasterChef with Master Winemakers? An award-winning seven-course wine and food paired pop-up dinner that is hot “off-the-grid”! Join us for the first ever pop-up dinner with Chef Claudia Sandoval winner of Season 6 MasterChef will be hosting a partnership with South Coast Winery. 7 course dinners perfectly paired with 7 award-winning wines plus a champagne cocktail hour and appetizer raw bar. You’ll even receive an autographed copy of “Claudia’s Cocina: A Taste of Mexico” as part of this magical adventure / Cost $195 / Packages are available including a luxurious overnight stay, but space is limited so reserve today: SaborYVinos.com
Wine, Dine & Painting Class / Sunday, June 26 / 10am-2pm / This exclusive package comes with three-hours instruction and supplies to pain your masterpiece, and follows with a select lunch menu to redeem at the Vineyard Rose Restaurant / Cost $75 per person; $70 Wine Club / Purchase tickets online at SouthCoastWinery.com or cal 951.587.9463 Ext. 5250
Live Entertainment at the Vineyard Rose / Every Friday and Saturday in June / 6pm-9pm / Visit SouthCoastWinery.com/event for details.
Behind the Scenes Wine Tours / Tours are held daily at 11 AM, 1 PM and 3PM, Monday through Sunday/ $40pp; $35pp Wine Club Member / Because you’ve got good taste…Get up close and personal as you learn more about our spectacular Southern California winery with a behind-the-scenes tour. From vineyards to crush pad, each tour concludes with a specially prepared wine and food pairing. Due to the limited sizes of each tour, advance reservations are required with prepayment, and are non-refundable. Must be over 21 years of age to attend. Call 800-539-1375 Ext. 350 to reserve your spot today.
Why Limit Happy to an Hour? / Happy Hours at Vineyard Rose Restaurant Monday-Friday 3:00p-5:30p Join us in the Vineyard Rose Lounge for reduced priced selected appetizers, award winning select glasses of South Coast wines and local drafts. PLUS corkage fees are waived for any South Coast Winery wine bottles brought in to the Vineyard Rose Restaurant and consumed while dining on Wednesdays too! / Visit www.WineResort.com to view menus and find out more.
Friday Live Music / 6pm-9pm / Free to public / June 3- Illegal Sveeds / June 10- Crimson Crow / June 17- Big Truth / June 24- Kanan Road / Call (951) 699-0099 to reserve a table!
Jazz Concert Series
Peter White, Paul Taylor, Euge Groove / Sunday, June 5th / 4:00pm / General Admission $75; Gourmet Supper Package $150 / Call (951) 699-0099 ext. 3127 or ext. 3129 for reservations
Boney James / Saturday, June 11th / 7:00pm / General Admission $85; Gourmet Supper Package $160 / Call (951) 699-0099 ext. 3127 or ext. 3129 for reservations
Herb Alpert & Lani Hall / Saturday, June 18th / 7:00pm / General Admission $95; Gourmet Supper Package $170 / Call (951) 699-0099 ext. 3127 or ext. 3129 for reservations.
Photo courtesy of Josue Castro