Toast the Holiday Season in Sonoma Valley at our 2017 Holiday Open House. Join 20 wineries throughout the heart of Sonoma Valley for this holiday celebration. Enjoy wine tastings, meet winemakers, mingle in our caves & cellars, stock up on your favorite wines for the holidays, pick up holiday gifts for your friends & family and relish in wine country holiday cheer.
2017 Holiday Open House
November 25 & 26, 2017
11am - 4pm both days
B. Wise Vineyards Tasting Lounge, Benziger Family Winery, Chateau St. Jean Winery, Deerfield Ranch Winery, Eric Ross Winery, Imagery Estate Winery, Kenwood Vineyards, La Rochelle, Ledson Winery & Vineyards, Loxton Cellars, Manzanita Creek Winery, Mayo Family Winery, Muscardini Cellars, Paradise Ridge Winery, Spann Vineyards, St. Anne’s Crossing Winery, Sunce Winery, Ty Caton Vineyards, Valley of the Moon at Madrone Estate, Wellington Cellars
Weekend Pass = $55 per person at the door
Non Wine Tasting Pass = $15 per person at the door
Tickets will be available at the door of all participating wineries this weekend!
We invite you to scroll through the information below. Each participating winery will be offering a selection of wines to ticket holders and offering special Holiday activities listed in their event descriptions. Kick off your holidays with us in Wine Country!
Benziger Family Winery
‘Tis the season to join us on the Ranch to celebrate the holidays! Taste our award-winning Biodynamic estate wines and olive oil, which are sure to fill you with good cheer. Get a jump start on your holiday shopping with exclusive Holiday Gift Packs, signed large format wines, specialty gifts, holiday deals and more - the perfect way to share our Sonoma Mountain Estate with your friends and family this holiday season.
B. Wise Vineyards Tasting Lounge
Toast a glass to the holiday season with us! Sip and savor some of our beautiful coastal Pinot Noirs and highly acclaimed Moon Mountain District Cabernets and blends. We have festive holiday wine gift packs for you to share with the wine lovers in your life, and brighten up your holiday with a few bottles of your own! Sourced from the best blocks and best barrels, our aim is to make immaculately balanced, well-fruited wines that speak of their origin. Our philosophy is to cut no corners in the quest to produce world-class wine.
Chateau St. Jean Winery
With its elegant architecture and beautiful gardens, Chateau St. Jean has long been recognized as the quintessential Sonoma Valley winery. Enjoy a tasting of our award-winning wines while relaxing in our gardens or browsing through our gift shop. Discover this gem in the heart of Kenwood and its passion for crafting wines that express the best of Sonoma.
Deerfield Ranch Winery
Delve deep into the wine cave to discover the holiday cheer! We'll be feeling festive and offering some incredible holiday deals on our low histamine, low sulfite Clean Wine®.
Eric Ross Winery
Cozy up by our fireplace and enjoy unique wines at Eric Ross Winery including our tasty & rich Tempranillo, Albarino, Russian River Pinot Noir, Viognier, Old Vine Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon & PORT! Taste the difference, exquisite vineyards producing exquisite wines. Eric’s photography will be on display! Looking for that special gift? Eric will be signing your selection of wine and photographs.
Imagery Estate Winery
Ring in the holiday season with us! Enjoy coveted rare wine varietals, original artwork and gifts galore including special Holiday Gift Packs and signed large format wines! You will be sure to find the perfect, unique Holiday gift for any wine lover or art aficionado on your list. We’re serving up lots of holiday cheer and hope to see you there.
Join us for a festive day in the wine country! We’ll be pouring our inaugural release of our Kenwood Blanc de Blancs sparkling wine, composed of 100% Chardonnay from Sonoma County and crafted in méthode traditionnelle, along with tastings of Jack London Cabernet Sauvignon and other 90+ point wines. Enjoy live music, holiday décor and creative gift ideas at one of Sonoma Valley’s oldest winery properties.
The holidays are always a great time to enjoy the company of family and friends. Come meet the La Rochelle Family and taste small lot Pinot Noirs and Chardonnays from some of Northern California’s most sought after vineyards. With any wine purchase you’re invited to get creative and make your very own wreath to take home with you!
Ledson Winery & Vineyards
The Castle will be decked with holiday twinkle and plenty of cheer. Warm up by one of our fireplaces while you enjoy our award-winning wines paired with a variety of gourmet treats. Begin your holiday shopping in our gourmet marketplace sampling selections of original sauces, mustards and olive oils; while checking out a selection of wines specially featured for the holidays that are sure to bring plenty of joy to all of your holiday festivities.
Celebrate the holidays with Winemaker, Chris Loxton, in a winter wonderland full of wine & cheer! Warm up with some hearty winter treats while stocking up for your winter celebrations with some great holiday specials. Port and chocolate gift packs will be back with a signed bottle of our award winning Port.
Manzanita Creek Winery
Join Manzanita Creek to kick-off your holiday season with good cheer and fun at our Kenwood Village tasting room! Discover our limited, single vineyard Zinfandels and Bordeaux varietals, sample gourmet chocolates paired with our luscious Late Harvest Zin, and check out our event-only specials and holiday gifts. Take home one of our large format bottles signed by our winemaker for the holidays!
Mayo Family Winery
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Stay in the holiday spirit, while enjoying our award winning wines. Be sure to take advantage of our special discounts and stock up for all of your holiday celebrations!
Eat, drink, and be merry this holiday season at Muscardini Cellars! Meet winemaker, Michael Muscardini and enjoy great wines, warm hospitality, and exclusive specials on holiday gift packs and library reserve wines. Your ultimate wine country holiday experience begins in our friendly and fun filled tasting room!
Paradise Ridge Winery
We are so grateful for the support of our community. Come joins us as we celebrate Sonoma Valley and you! 100% of the proceeds of our featured wine “the Bounty” will be donated to Fire Relief. The 2014 Bounty will be paired with delicious Herb infused handmade chocolate.We will also open special bottles of wine that are perfect for the holidays so you can take Paradise home with you!
Meet Winemakers/Proprietors Betsy and Peter Spann and taste the newest releases of their amazingly smooth and flavorful red blends. They’ll be showcasing their 2014 S&M (Syrah/Malbec blend), MOJO (Cab. Sauv./Malbec/Syrah/Petit Verdot blend) and THE POWERLIFTER (Cab. Sauv./Syrah blend) which celebrates Betsy’s success at the World Powerlifting Championships where she set two new World Records. For lovers of sweeter wines they’ll also be offering their 2016 VIOGNIER. They will be offering special discounts on these wines and also donating a portion of all sales to Sonoma County Fire Relief through the Redwood Credit Union.
St. Anne’s Crossing Winery
Get into the holiday spirit at St. Anne’s Crossing! Come enjoy award winning Zinfandels at one of Sonoma Valley’s newest destination wineries! Award winning winemaker Chris Barrett is renowned for his Zinfandels and we will be showcasing his great wines with event only specials. Zinfandel lovers come find your perfect Zinfandel for your holiday season.
Sunce Winery & Vineyards
Join us for good old-fashioned holiday cheer, barrel tasting, chair massage and British Meat Pies made by Chef Tony Stokeld from the famed Old Vic. Enjoy good deals on baubles, bottles and cases!
Ty Caton Vineyards
Bring on your holiday cheer, Ty Caton style! Taste award-winning wines, mingle with Ty & the team, enjoy lively music, and take advantage of special holiday deals! Don’t forget to try our ﬂagship proprietary red blend, Tytanium and our other big reds too! Come and revel in the holiday spirit of the tasting room that knows how to have fun!
Valley of Moon at Madrone Estate
Stock up on your favorite wines for the holidays. Enjoy 50%+ discounts on Valley of the Moon, Madrone Estate & Lake Sonoma Wines. Fill your basket with gifts for friends and family, and save time on your holiday shopping! Festivities include caroling and holiday treats! Bring non-perishable food items for REFB’s food barrel, or pick a Secret Santa Red Heart Ornament off of our tree.
Come to Wellington Cellars to get into the holiday spirit! We will be offering barrel tastings of some of our wonderful French style estate wines, including tastings of Zinfandels from some of the oldest vines in the Sonoma Valley. Wine lover holiday specials also!