Livermore is a fantastic place any time of year. But Halloween is especially fun thanks to a few special celebrations. Don’t let the kids have all the fun this Halloween: read on to find out the most spooktacular Livermore Halloween events for wine lovers…
LOVE AT FIRST BITE at Concannon Vineyards
Start your Halloween at Concannon Vineyards for a four course, adults-only prix fix Halloween dinner with wine pairing for each course, presented by Underdog Wine Bar in their Wine Library. Dishes range from Smoked Acorn Squash Soup to Seared Duck Breast and are sure to delight.
$90 per person | Thursday, October 27th-Saturday, October 29th | 7:00pm
TRADITIONAL HALLOWEEN CANDY AND WINE PAIRING AT CEDAR MOUNTAIN WINERY
October 30, 2016 (12 – 4pm)
Cedar Mountain Winery & Port Works
10843 Reuss Road, Livermore, CA 94550
Come in if you dare! Cedar Mountain will be pairing classic Halloween candies with their wines in the tasting room every Friday – Sunday in October! Does pairing wine and candy sound odd? Don’t worry – this event should be more treat than trick! Tasting Fees apply.
RETZLAFF SPOOKY SUNDAY
October 30, 2016 (12 – 4:30pm)
Retzlaff Vineyards and Estate Winery
1356 South Livermore Ave, Livermore, CA 94550
Retzlaff Winery will be hosting musicians Matt Finders and Friends for their Spooky Sunday Halloween concert. Bring a picnic and your friends and family for a spooky good time.
HALLOWEEN’S GHOSTLY GHOUL FOR WINE-O’S
October 29, 2016 (7 – 11pm)
McGrail Vineyards and Winery
5600 Greenville Road, Livermore, CA 94550
Cost: $40/person $35/member
Join McGrail Vineyards for spooky, adult Halloween fun in their barrel room! Show off your creative costume skills while enjoying music from DJ Bobby – you might even win their costume contest. Food by Smokin’ Hot Meats and Treats and McGrail wine will be available for purchase. Entry to this event includes a complimentary glass of Sangria.
WINE SPOOKTACULAR AT FENESTRA WINERY
October 29, 2016 – October 30, 2016 (12am – 5pm)
83 Vallecitos Road, Livermore, CA 94550
Cost: $10 per person; no charge for members of the wine buyers’s club
This multi-day Halloween Wine Spooktacular will offer fun, wine tastings, music, and more. Wear a costume to this event and get 1/2 off their tasting fee. Tasting fee includes all non-club wines being poured. Saturday will feature live music from the band Across Party Lines. Taste numerous wines that have received 90 points or better from Wine Enthusiast, and enjoy sales on wines including 40% off select sealed cases. There will also be several art vendors on site selling their creations!
CHARLES R CELEBRATES HALLOWEEN
October 29, 2016 – October 30, 2016 (11:30am – 4:30pm)
Charles R Vineyards
8195 Crane Ridge Road (5800 Greenville Road), Livermore, CA 94550
Charles R Vineyards is celebrating with “Spooktakular Sips & Halloween Treats” this Halloween. Try out the available wine samples and enjoy a complementary sweet treat! Costumes are optional.
Of course, Halloween isn’t the only fall event worth celebrating in Livermore. It’s a fantastic time of year to get out in nature and enjoy our many beautiful parks, go hiking in our rolling hills, and certainly to take advantage of wine tastings in our many beautiful vineyards. And with our temperate climate, you can enjoy our golf courses year round, with the added bonus of beautiful fall colors.
While you’re in Livermore, stay with us and enjoy one of our vacation packages, whether you’re hoping for romance or simply a relaxing retreat. Our spa experiences often include our Signature Handprints Olive Oil, made from olives grown and harvested in our own grove.
Whatever brings you to Livermore this fall, our free Livermore vacation guide can help you plan your stay. With our many outstanding restaurants, our lively downtown, and the valley’s exquisite beauty, you’ll have a hard time choosing what to do. You’ll just have to keep coming back for more… Book your stay now!