Upcoming Events at Rutherford Ranch

 We have created a variety of events for all types of occasions for both our wine club members, wine enthusiasts or those just starting to enjoy wine and share our passion for wine, food and fun! 

Should you have any questions or would like to request further detail on a specific event hosted here at Rutherford Ranch Winery, please give us a call at (707) 968-3200. 

We hope to see you at the next event!

  

Annual Dinners

 

Olive Grove Harvest 2Annual Harvest Dinner | September 5th, 2015 | 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. | $135 per Member | $150 general public

 Join us for our Harvest Dinner as we celebrate another great harvest in the Napa Valley! The evening will include a reception then dinner with wine pairing in the twilight of our Olive Grove. Hurry, tickets will be limited to the first 50 guests. 

 *This event is always hosted on Labor Day weekend

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

 

Annual Summer Lobster Feed | July 2016 | 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. | $99 per Member | $125 general public

 

Join us for our annual birthday celebration as we celebrate another year in the Napa Valley! The evening will include a reception then lobster feed with wine pairing in the twilight of our Olive Grove. Hurry, tickets will be limited to the first 75 guests.

*This event is always hosted on July 4th weekend

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

 

Limited Production Release Tastings

$45.00 for Members | $65 for Guests

003Be the first to taste the newest vintage of our most prized possessions!  A selected varietal will be sampled and paired with three different food items, captivating your senses and developing your palate.  These wines typically sell out upon release and are only available to our wine club members in their quarterly shipments.

 

Seating is limited, these events are limited to 30 guests!

 

August 22, 2015, "Single Vineyard Series" -More details to follow

November 2015, "Big, Bold and Blends" -More details to follow

February 2016, "Whites from the Cellar" -More details to follow

 

Wine Club Pick Up Parties

Complimentary for Club Members | $15 for Guests | $25 for General Public

 

By popular demand, we are changing our Wine Club Pick-Up Party to a two day events to better accomodate and connect with each guest!  The events will be limited to 150 people and sold on a first come first serve basis.  Reservations are required. 

Pick up your latest shipment and enjoy new wine releases paired with our favorite wine country seasonal cuisine, music, and great conversation! 

Seating is limited during these event, however, tables are available by reservation and a nominal fee. 

 

Annual Ugly Sweater Holiday Party

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December 5th, 2015 | 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Saturday Event- PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

 

 December 6th, 2015 | 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Sunday Event- PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

 

 

   

8th Annual Art Fair

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June 2016| 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Saturday Event- PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

 

June 2016| 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Sunday Event- PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

 

 

Wine Club Theme Parties

$25 for Club Members | $35 for Guests | $50 for General Public

These events always have a special theme to celebrate the season with all of our guests to joining in on the fun.  Specialty live music to match the theme, foods that fit the season, and live entertainment are sure to bring guests to their feet and enjoy the afternoon at the winery! Tickets include wine tasting, reserved seating, and accompanying food items. 

Annual Harvest BBQ

September 26th, 2015 | 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

We invite you to enjoy local barbeque and enjoy our "backyard" at the winery.  The Olive Grove will carry you from side to side with bluegrass and lawn games.  Seating is available, and included with ticket purchase.

Saturday Event- PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

 

Annual Oyster Festival

March 2016 | 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

As we roll in to the spring, we drive towards the coast and "harvest" the slippery molusks for a fun filled afternoon.  We bring live music to the beach theme and transform our cellar in to an island oasis.  You'll feel like you're on the boardwalk with entertainers walking along.  A new theme to a classic event here at Rutherford Ranch!

Saturday Event- More details to follow

 

Blending Seminars

As Winemaker for the day you will enjoy coffee and morning pastries, check on your grapes in the vineyard, tour the cellar, and plan this year’s Red Blend. Afterwards, we will enjoy the fruits of our labor with lunch on the Property. A great experience for those interested in learning more about winemaking, refining their skills, or practicing a new career!

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October 24th, 2015 | 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | $75 per person

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

 

April 2016 | 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | $75 per person

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

 

 

 

Sensory Seminar

Allow our expert wine educators to guide you through the basics of wine making, viticulture and the history of Napa Valley, and learn how to taste like a wine professional. This fun and light experience is designed for amateur and veteran wine tasters looking to increase their knowledge, personally and professionally.  Afterwards, join us for a causal wine reception on the property.

July 25th, 2015 | 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | $60 per person

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

January 2016 | 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | $60 per person

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

 

Art Painting Classes

What could unleash your creativity and expression better than... Paint and Pinot? Canvas and Cabernet? Models and Merlot? If you are a natural Picasso or can hardly color within the numbers, we are here to learn and have a great time! Join us for one of these events at the winery, enjoy a glass of wine with your ticket, and take home the fruits of your labor!  Hurry, this event is limited to 24 guests!

Coming Soon!