Wine and Dine Gold Country Mega List of Events
Wine and Soup Sundays Hart 2 Hart Vineyards 11:30am-5:30pm $10 per person. Pairing gourmet soups and artisan breads with a glass of their select wines. Complementary olive oil, mulled wine and chocolate sauce tasting. 5821 State Hwy 49, Pilot Hill For more info go to www.hart2hartvineyards.com or call 530/885-9463.
Fifth Annual Hangtown Hold 'em sponsored by El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce. El Dorado County Fairgrounds Marshall Building. Registration Starts at 2:30 pm; Gaming Starts at 4:00 pm. Food; no-host bar; raffle prizes and more. Old West attire encouraged. For more information call 530/621-5885.
Ghost tours of Placerville one-hour walking tours occur year-round at 6:30 pm and 8:00 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. 6:30 pm tours begin by the Cozmic Café - 594 Main Street and end by the Cary House Hotel - 300 Main Street at 7:30 pm. 8:00 pm tours begin by the Cary House Hotel - 300 Main Street and end by the Cozmic Café - 594 Main Street at 9:00 pm. http://www.goldrushtales.blogspot.com/
The Hangtown Holiday Ice Rink open December 14th to January 5th. Located at El Dorado County Fairgrounds. For all ages. More information is on-line at www.HangtownHolidayIceRink.com
Stagecoach rides with Davey Wiser. Davey and his crew can be found 3rd Saturday afternoons near the Bell Tower on historic Main Street between noon and 4PM. Davey has been giving rides on Historic Main Street and at other locations in El Dorado County for over 20 years. http://www.placerville-downtown.org/DaveyWiser.html
Train Rides provided by the El Dorado Western Railway Foundation has real train rides on the historic Southern Pacific Placerville Branch rail line every Sunday Nov. 3, 2013-March 2, 2014 (weather permitting). First ride 11am-last ride 2:15pm. Call 530/409-8473 to confirm departure times and for more information. Starting locations alternate between the El Dorado and Shingle Springs Depots. http://eldoradowestern.blogspot.com/.
Monthly/Third Saturday Placerville Art Walk, 5PM to 9PM. Historic Downtown Placerville. Main Street galleries and merchants host changing art shows and late night shopping every third Saturday of the month. Demonstrations, refreshments, music and more. For information please call PDA at (530) 672-3436. http://www.placerville-downtown.org/Events.html
Wineries/Breweries/Restaurants/Music:Cary House Hotel wine of the month tastings, every first Wednesday, 6pm-8pm. Taste the Winemaker's favorite wines from participating Fair Play wineries and enjoy desserts provided by D'Agostini's Delights. 300 Main Street, Placerville Contact Cary House at 530/622-4271.
Charles B. Mitchell Vineyards presents Pizza and Lobster Night from 5pm to 9pm. Endless pizza from a wood fired oven $10. Wine by the carafe for $15. For more info call 530/620-3467 www.facebook.com/charlesbmitchellvineyards
Cool Beerwerks Great beer, food, live music. Check website for more information. 5020 Ellinghouse Rd, Cool 530/885-5866 http://www.cbwbeer.com/
Crystal Basin Bistro Every Friday - Live Music and Complete Dinner for $15 - Please call and make reservations 530/303-3749 Music from 5:30 to 8pm 3590 Carson Road, Suite B, Camino. More info http://www.crystalbasinbistro.com/Gold Hill Brewery Fireplace Fridays. More info go to http://www.goldhillvineyard.com/index.html 5660 Vineyard Lane, Placerville 530/626-6522
DoubleShots popular duo check their monthly calendar for additional info www.doubleshotnation.com 5020 Ellinghouse Drive, Cool 530/885-5866
It's Personal 250 Main St., Placerville check their site for various events http://itspersonalwine.com/
The Wine Smith 346 Main Street, Placerville check their site for various events http://thewinesmith.com/Home.html
PastaNello Night every first and third Thursday at the Sequoia Restaurant 6pm to 8pm. Wine tasting plus all-you-can-eat pasta and salad bar. Call 530/409-5603 by 4pm the day of to let them know you are coming Website: www.nelloolivo.com
Sequoia by the Night dinners check www.nelloolivo.com for information
Enchanted April Inn Ongoing scrabble call to make an appointment. 5950 Salmon Falls Rd Pilot Hill, CA 916/939-9144 http://enchantedaprilinn.com/
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