Presidential Valentine Weekend Events in Gold Country Wine and Dine
A fabulous Romantic Valentine's Day / President's Day Weekend full of events in the El Dorado County Gold & Wine County brought to you by 'Wine and Dine Gold County'
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February 14th, 2014
Winemaker's Dinner in the Cave Gold Hill Vineyard for more info go to www.goldhillvineyard.com
Valentine's Day Dinner Featuring performer Bob Rawleigh. Crystal Basin Bistro five course meal. Reservations required. For more info go to www.crystalbasinbistro.com or call 530/303-3749
Valentine's Day Dinner at Hindquarter House. Call for information and menu 530/885-8058. CA 49, Pilot Hill or go to https://www.facebook.com/HindquarterHouse
Happy Hearts, Happy Mouths Valentine's Day Celebration Grace Patriot Wines celebration of chocolate and wine. 11am-5pm 2701 Carson Rd., Placerville 530/642-8424 For more info go towww.gracepatriotwines.com
Madrona Vineyards Valentine's Day Dinner with Smokey Ridge Charcuterie. 6pm Four course, romantic dinner in the candlelit cellar. Black-tie Optional. For more info go towww.madronavineyards.com or call 530/644-5948
Live acoustical music featuring the Double Shots, candle lit tables and a selection of special desserts. In addition to the regular menu which includes filet mignon, chicken parmesan and a selection of fresh salads, the specials for the evening are Chipotle crusted salmon and shrimp scampi. Each selection will be served with a green salad and your choice of sides. Space is limited so please make your reservation soon 530/889-1195. 3006 Hwy 49, Cool.
Valentine's Day Dinner Dance hosted by the American River Folk Society (ARFS). Catered by Nadia Buchwald and featuring music by The Island of Black and White. Tickets for dinner and dance $25/person. Dance only with dessert bar $15/person. Space is limited so early reservations requested. ARFS is also looking for silent auction items. IOOF Hall, Georgetown, corner of Main and 193. Tickets on sale at Horse Feathers, Cherry Records, Rose's Cafe, Cool Beerwerks, Placerville Natural Foods Co-Op or call Judy Habig 530/333-0402 or Buzz Chernoff 530/642-8671 or www.americanriverfolk.org
Sweetheart Dance at Cool Beerwerks. Live music. 8 pm - 5020 Ellinghouse Rd., Cool, 530/885-5866
Doughnuts for Valentine's Day social. 10am. Cameron Park Community Center, 2502 Country Club Dr., Cameron Park. Doughnuts, muffins, fruit, coffee, tea, juice. Shuffleboard, mini golf, putting green and bingo. For more info call 530/677-2231.
Jodar Vineyards come in on Valentine's Day for a rose. Sample 2009 Black Bear Port. Enjoy chocolate and cheese sampling. For more info go to www.jodarwinery.com
Cantiga Wineworks 11am-5pm Free event. Food and wine sampling for Valentine's Day. 5980 Meyers Lane, Somerset 530/621-1696
Charles B. Mitchell Valentine's Day pizza, lobster, wine and more. 5pm-9pm. To order your lobster call 530/620-3467 or email@example.com For more info go towww.charlesbmitchell.com
Valentine's Happy Hour at Chateau Davell. Wine, cheese and chocolate specials. For more info go to www.chateaudavell.com
February 14th - February 16th, 2014
Valentine Sweets and Wine weekend Hart 2 Hart Vineyards. 11:30-5:30pm Complimentary Gourmet Chocolates, Cupcakes, Cookies, Fresh Fruit and Chocolate Fountain plus many more treats and sweets. Valentine treats paired with romantic wines. Available beginning February 1st custom gift boxes that include a bottle of dessert wine "Ruby Lips" and a jar of gourmet Chocolate Sauce, with a recipe that makes a perfect valentine dessert at a package special price of $20. Gifts for purchase from Rafferty's Candies, Chunks of Heaven cookies and cheesecakes by Loco BBQ. 5821 Hwy 49, Pilot Hill. 530/885-9463 www.hart2hartvineyards.com
Chocolate and wine pairing at David Girard Vineyards 11am-5pm 741 Cold Springs Rd., Placerville www.davidgirardvineyards.com
February 14th - February 17th, 2014
Bottle Your Own Wine Charles B. Mitchell Vineyards. A variety to choose from. Bring your own clean bottle or purchase new bottles; they will provide labels and corks for free. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more info go to their Facebook page www.charlesbmitchell.com
February 15th and February 16th, 2014
Sweethearts Weekend Sierra Vista Winery. Pairing wines with savory and sweet treats. Local guitarist Phillip Redden will perform. 12pm-4pm. For more info go tohttp://www.sierravistawinery.com/pages/events.php or firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations 4560 Cabernet Way, Placerville
President's Weekend pork, pate....Allez at Holly's Hill Vineyards. 3680 Leisure Lane, Placerville 530/344-0227 More info go towww.hollyshill.com
February 15th-17th, 2014
President's Day Weekend Auriga Wine Cellars wine and food pairing. For more info go to www.aurigawines.com
February 15th, 2014
Bowman Tae Kwon Do Pacific 5 Star Tournament 8:30am Mark D. Forni Building El Dorado County Fairgrounds for more info go towww.eldoradocountyfair.org/feb.html
Mother Lode Lions Annual Crab and Shrimp Feed 5-9pm Mother Lode Lions Hall 4701 Missouri Flat Rd., Diamond Springs (corner of Missouri Flat and Pleasant Valley Rd). No host bar. Tickets available at the Lions Candy Shack or call 530/622-8130 or Mary Ellen Ware 530/622-9235. Doors open 5pm; dinner starts at 6pm.
Syrah Wine Lessons with David Girard Vineyards Winemaker. 11am-5pm. For more info go to www.davidgirardvineyards.com
"Sweet & Spicy" Placerville Art Walk, 5PM to 9PM. Historic Downtown Placerville. This 3rd Saturday Art Walk will showcase the restaurants and galleries on Main Street. A Sweet & Spicy Appetizer Cook-Off will be featured with judging by El Dorado High School Culinary Arts students. Find out which businesses win the contest and then enjoy the appetizers and special menu selections that evening at the winning restaurants. Galleries will also feature "sweet & spicy" activities that evening, too. More details to follow. For information please call PDA at (530) 672-3436
Chocolate Affair at Perry Creek 12:30-2:30pm chocolate fondue, strawberries, roses, port and more. Wine specials also featured. Join wine club on February 15 and you will be invited to a wine club members only luncheon February 16th. Reservations email@example.com or call 530/620-5175
Valentine's "Celebrate Romance" Dinner Cielo Estate. 6pm-10pm. Social hour 6-7pm; dinner 7pm. Featuring jazz recording artist Bob Rawleigh. For more details call 530/672-7585 or go towww.cieloestate.com
Crystal Basin Bistro Three Course Dinner for $17. 5:30pm Reservations suggested call: 530/303-3749. For more info go towww.crystalbasinbistro.com
February 16th, 2014
Soup Sundays Miraflores Winery, 11am-5pm. 2120 Four Springs Trail, Placerville 530/647-8505 (will be an ongoing event every Sunday through April 6)