March 2nd & 3rd, 2013
Behind The Cellar Door 11 am to 4:30 pm
At this popular annual event, you will enjoy tastings of wines from barrel and bottle at 36 Amador County wineries – accompanied by a diverse array of gourmet foods and live music – Amador's vintners will offer a panoply of entertaining seminars designed to enhance attendees' knowledge and appreciation of wine varietals from around the world. Advance purchase is recommended for all events. More information...
April 13th & 14th and April 20th & 21st, 2013
El Dorado Passport Weekends 11 am to 5 pmDuring two glorious spring weekends each year, 32 El Dorado wineries host the region's annual wine and food event. Wine Tour of Fame features plenty of luscious wine and food pairings, barrel tastings, enjoyable art and music, and fun-loving participants. Warm weather and green surroundings along the wine trail add to the excitement of this springtime event. More information...
May 11th & 12th, 2013
El Dorado Hills Art & Wine Affaire 10 am to 5 pm - Town Center, El Dorado Hills, CA
Nearly 100 artists are expected to display at the 2013 show. In addition, 20 El Dorado County wineries will be on-site for tastings both days throughout the weekend and live entertainment will be featured at the Town Center Amphitheater and intermixed within the festival grounds. More information...
June 8th, 2013
Sierra Foothills Barbera Festival 11 am to 4 pm - Cooper Ranch, Shenandoah Valley
Local artists, vendors, and over 80 wineries will be participating in an outdoor wine and food festival focusing on Barbera wines. Six top area restaurants and chefs offering gourmet food with live music. All net proceeds from the event will go to local charitable causes. More information...
October 6th & 7th, 2012
Big Crush Harvest Festival 10 am to 4 pm - Participating Wineries
37 member wineries of the Amador Vintners will host “The Big Crush,” the vintners’ annual Harvest Wine Festival. For two days during the heart of the grape harvest season, Amador aficionados can partake of great wine, food, music and watch harvest in action amidst the scenic beauty of Amador Wine Country. Each ticket includes a commemorative wine glass. More information...