June in Southern California brings summer BBQs, Father’s Day events and much more. See below for Temecula Valley’s June winery events!
Saturday Knight’s at Carol’s – Live local musicians will be featured every Saturday night along with a new, more casual dinner menu featuring flatbread pizzas, burgers, pasta dishes, and appetizers. Hours: 5p to 8:30p on the vineyard patio or in the European inspired Bacchus Hall. Local wines and micro-brewed beers as well as wine cocktails will be offered, plus two local beers on tap. Reservations recommended, dancing shoes optional. For more info, please contact Carol’s Restaurant at Baily Winery: 951-676-9243.
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Callaway Vineyard & Winery
Live Music Fridays – Every Friday in June; enjoy wine, tapas, entrees and house-made dessert while swaying to the sounds of singer/songwriter recording artist Vini Contreas.
Women & Wine Wednesdays – Wednesday, June 26, 6pm to 8pm; Need some wine time with your girlfriends? Join us for “Women & Wine Wednesday.” Visit with old friends, mingle with new ones, sample some of your favorite Callaway wines and enjoy light appetizers. June ~Simply Charming~At this month’s “Women & Wine” event visit with friends while creating your own Letter Perfect wine charm. Reservations and pre-payment are required for these events. Call to RSVP: 951-676-4001.
Sangria Sunday at Meritage at Callaway – Enjoy sipping on our very own Watermelon Sangria while soaking in the sunset vineyard views. Special menu available beginning at 4:00p. Live music from local musicians begins at 5:30pm. No reservations required. Visit our website for more information. Schedule: June 2 – Tapas buffet and seasonal offerings / June 9 – Tapas buffet and seasonal offerings / June 16 -Father’s Day Buffet / June 23 – Burger Night / June 30 – Pig Roast from Cook Pigs Farms, Julian, CA
Temecula Wine Country Bridal Expo – Saturday, June 8 – 10:00a-4:00p / Free Admission; Meet florists, taste cakes, sample foods, get make up tips, learn latest trends, order bridesmaid’s gifts, speak with photographers, sample champagne, get discounts and much, much more!
Cougar Vineyard & Winery
Father’s Day Special – Sunday, June 16 – All Day; Wine tasting for two plus your choice of two sandwiches or salads OR one large meat and cheese platter; all for just $24! Plus, 15% off wine bottle sales. Celebrate Dad’s day Cougar Winery-style!
Friday Night Entertainment / 5:30p-8:30p / Free admission / June 7 – B-Side / June 14 – Fandango / June 21 – Cougrzz / June 28 – Radical Pie
Sunday Entertainment / 1:00p-4:00p / Free Admission / June 2 – Jimmy Patton / June 9 – Alex Drizos / June 16 – Jim Gentry / June 23 – Matthew Fagan / June 30 – Guilty Conscience Acoustic
Bocce Ball Tournaments / Sundays, June 2 & 23 / 2:00p / $10 entry fee; call 951-506-1818 for questions and reservations.
Croquet Tournaments / Sundays, June 9 & 30 / 2:00p / $10 entry fee; call 951-506-1818 for questions and reservations.
The Complete Works of Shakespeare / Thursday, June 13 / Saturday, June 15 / Sunday, June 16 / Thursday, June 20 / Saturday, June 22 / Sunday, June 23 / Thursday, June 27 / Saturday, June 29 / 7:00p / Tickets range from $15-$28 per person; visit www.shakespeareinthevines.org for more information.
VIP Vertical Tasting – Saturday, June 1 / 10:30am to 12:30p / The cost for the tasting is $50/person plus tax; $40/person plus tax for Food & Wine Club members; Falkner Winery is pleased to announce its next VIP Vertical Tasting will be on June 1 and focus on our Meritage-Bordeaux style wines. For those who are not familiar with the term “vertical tasting”, it means tasting multiple vintages of the same wine from the same producer. The next tasting session will focus on eight (8) vintages of the Falkner Meritage blend.
Father’s Day Lunch Special – Saturday & Sunday, June 15 & 16; a special lunch for two for only $55, plus tax and gratuity. Dad and a guest will be treated to a shared salad, individual entrees, shared dessert and a non-alcoholic beverage. Glasses of wine will be available at $5/glass. Or, if Dad wants to eat outside and enjoy our free jazz, order him the Grilled Prime Center Cut Sirloin freshly prepared from the BBQ on Father’s Day. For only $17, this wonderful steak will be prepared to order and comes with 2 side dishes. For reservations and more information, please call 951-676-8231 ext.1 or click here
Frangipani Estate Winery
Happy Hour – Saturday, June 15 / 4:00p-7:00p; Special wine cocktail menu and discounted glass of sangria.
Father’s Day BBQ – Sunday, June 16 / 5:00p-8:00p / $65 per person, plus tax and gratuity / Advance reservations required by June 12th. Call 951-699-8845 for reservations.
Keyways Vineyard & Winery
2 1/2 Hour Winemaking Tasting Tour – Every Monday and Friday at 12:00p / Saturdays & Sundays at 10:00a & 1:00p / $29 per person; Includes 2 1/2 hours with a wine specialist in our vineyard, production facility and barrel room with at least 12 wine tastings (including tank & barrel tastings) and food and wine pairing with gourmet cheeses and meats. Reservations required by calling the winery at 951-302-7888
Summer Kick-Off BBQ and Concert – Saturday, June 15 / 4:30p-9:30p / $55 per person for dinner and concert; Kick off your summer with Keyways and The Highway Man Show featuring Tony Suraci. Reservations required by calling 951-302-7888 or by visiting here.
Father’s Day Specials – Sunday, June 16 / all day / Spend Father’s Day with Keyways. Enjoy a cigar (for purchase) and a glass of Keyways wine at a discount while relaxing and listening to live music by Jackie Bristow.
Joe Sample Concert – Sunday, June 9 / 4:30p-7:30p / $49 per person; Pioneer of contemporary jazz piano, Platinum selling recording artist and co-founder of the Jazz Crusaders, Joe Sample will enchant guests during his intimate, unplugged-style show. / Reservations required by calling 951-302-7601 ext. 150 or by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Wine 101 – Friday, June 14 / 11:00a-2:00p / $90 per person / $55 per person, wine club; Comprehensive wine tour exploring all elements of grape growing, wine production and wine tasting while enjoying our award winning wines with an artisan cheese and chocolate pairing. For reservations, call 951-302-7601 ext. 125 or e-mail email@example.com
Body & Vine – Wednesday, June 19 / 10:00a-12:00p / $40 per person / $35 per person, wine club; Journey within the life of the vine through vibrant movement of the body. After, relax with an al fresco pairing of our refreshing wines, seasonal fruits and artisan cheeses. Call 951-302-7601 ext. 125 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Annual Leoness BBQ – Sunday, June 23 / 5:00p-8:00p / $69 per person / $59 per person, wine club / $9.99 per person, children under 12; Join owners, production and management for our Annual BBQ. The weather is heating up, vines are lush and evenings longer creating the ideal setting for an evening of friends, food & festivities. Call 951-302-7601 ext. 150 or e-mail email@example.com for reservations.
Painting in the Vines – Wednesday, June 26 / 4:00p-6:00p / $50 per person / $42.50 per person, wine club; Create a majestic painting expressing your senses while enjoying our award winning wines, with artisan cheese and our picturesque views.
Longshadow Ranch Winery
Desperado- An Eagles Tribute! – Friday, June 14 / 6:00p-10:00p / Tickets and info available here
Reggae Fest – Friday, June 28 / 6:00p-10:00p / Tickets and info available here
Epicurean Cooking Demonstration – “The Perfect Picnic” – Wednesday, June 5 / 4:00p-6:00p / $25 per person, plus tax / $20 per person, plus tax, wine club members; Once a month, Lorimar Winery will be holding an entertaining and interactive cooking demonstration incorporating the unique items from our very own Epicurean display located in our gift shop. Take your cooking to the next level with great items such as spicy marinades, gourmet compotes, robust aioli, infused oils and more! Join us this month for “The Perfect Picnic” – Great picnic pairings that you don’t want to miss! Admission entitles you to tastings of demoed food & our recommended wine pairing. Along with exclusive prices on wine and gift shop items. Get your tickets by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org, calling 951-694-6699 ext. 104 or going to the wine country tasting room!
Father’s Day Grill Master Competition – Sunday, June 17 / 2:00p-5:00p / $30 per person, plus tax / $25 per person, plus tax, wine club / $20 per person, plus tax, children (includes soda instead of wine); You be the judge! This Father’s Day bring your Dad to Lorimar’s Grill Masters Competition. Judge 4 talented contestents while they fight for the trophy and bragging rights of being awarded title of Lorimar Winery’s 2013 Grill Master! Ticket price includes a sample from all 4 contestants grills, 2 sides, 1 glass of wine and live music by The Mercedes Moore Band. To purchase tickets, e-mail email@example.com or call 951-694-6699 ext. 104
Movie in the Vines – “Dirty Dancing” – Monday, June 24 / movie begins at sunset (approximately 8:30p) / Wine Bar and Concession stand will open at 6:00p / Bring your own beach chair or blanket. No RSVP necessary / No outside wine or alcohol permitted / This film is rated PG-13 / Films are subject to change without notice.
Monte De Oro Winery
Annual Breakfast with the Balloons – Friday and Saturday, June 1 & 2 / 6:30a – Coffee reception / 7:00a-9:30a – Breakfast / $34.95 per person / $28.95 per person, wine club members / $14.95 per person, children 3-12.
Mount Palomar Winery
Live Music – Saturday, June 1 / 3:00p-7:00p
Valley Young Professionals Poker Tournament – Saturday, June 8 / 6:00p-11:00p / Click here for ticket information.
Father’s Day at Shorty’s Bistro – Sunday, June 16 / 11:00a-5:00p
Ponte Family Estate Winery
Father’s Day BBQ Cookout – Sunday, June 16 / 11:00a-6:00p / Join us at The Restaurant at Ponte for Father’s Day. They will be serving their regular menu, with a BBQ special for Father’s Day. Reservations highly recommended by calling 951-694-8855.
South Coast Winery Resort & Spa
Texaco Country Showdown After Party & Concert – Saturday, June 29 / Gates open at 5:30pm; What do Garth Brooks, Miranda Lambert and Tim McGraw all have in common? Their careers all started with Texaco Country Showdown! 2013 promises to unveil several new all stars and you can be part of its history! South Coast Winery Resort & Spa teamed up with GO COUNTRY 105 FM to bring you this ultimate Texaco Country Showdown AFTER PARTY! Get up close and personal with this year’s finalists for a concert and celebration of unparalleled magic. Ticket are on sale here or call 866.994.6379
BBQ Cooking Class – Saturday, June 8 / 2:30p / $70 per person
Wine & Cheese Class – Sunday, June 9 / 1:00p-2:00p / $45 per person / $40.50 per person, wine club; Sample four power matches with cheese and Thornton’s white and red wines.
Live Music at Cafe Champagne – Fridays, June 7 & 28 / 6:00p-9:00p / Sundays, June 9 & 30 / 12:30p-3:30p The first and last Fridays of the month we are spicing things up with some live music. We have also added selected Sunday afternoon’s. No cover. Artists include: Missy Anderson, Michael Leclerc and Jackie Bristow.
Champagne Jazz Series – Hiroshima & Vincent Ingala / Sunday, June 2 / 4:00p; Michael McDonald / Friday, June 14 / 7:30p; David Sanborn & Bob James / Saturday, June 15 / 7:00p; Dave Koz & Friends Summer Horns Tour with special guests Mindi Abair, Gerald Albright and Richard Elliot / Sunday, June 23 / 4:00p; Spyro Gyra & Acoustic Alchemy / Saturday, June 29 / 7:00p
Wiens Family Cellars
Summer Concert Series – Big Country with Mike Peters – Friday, June 28 / 6:00p-10:00p / Tickets start at $45 per person / Concert series at Wiens Cellars outdoor amphitheater. Live music, food, great wine, tons of fun! Tickets can be purchased here
Wilson Creek Winery
Sunday, June 9 / 6:30p-9:30p / $140 per person / $90 per person, wine club / $110 per person, guests of wine club members. Leave your worries behind and join us for an evening of cigars and live music, fine wine and a luscious five-course wine paired dinner. Reservations required.