top of page
NEW MELONES POPPIES
CALAVERAS WINE COUNTRY
What to Do
Calaveras County is home to 30 hand-crafted, family owned wineries and 24 tasting rooms that showcase this beautiful terroir. With a diverse selection of varietals and more than two-dozen wineries to visit, you're bound to find something you love. Taste, explore, and play surrounded by tree-lined historic downtowns, rolling golden hills, and lively local culture.
March 16, 2024
Murphys Irish Day
One of the premier annual events in the Mother Lode is Murphys Irish Day. Each year on the third Saturday in March, thousands of people from Northern California and beyond gather in the historic gold rush town of Murphys to honor its Celtic heritage and to celebrate as only the Irish can.
April 27-28, 2024
Spring Wine Weekend
Enjoy two days of spring weekend fun in Calaveras Wine Country. 1-day and 2-day tickets include a commemorative wineglass, a wristband for special tasting flights at 19 participating tasting rooms, access to live music/special events, and a weekend guide with maps. Save on advance ticketing.
On The Blog
In the Press
Calaveras County Wineries Strike GOLD in California Wine Competitions!
June 29, 2021
15 Calaveras County Wineries entered the “40th Annual Sierra Foothills Wine Show” that took place on Friday, June 25th at the Calaveras County Fairgrounds. This year, 18 esteemed judges thoughtfully evaluated 211 wines in the day-long event.
California Gold Country: A Road Trip Guide
The Eager Traveler
November 10, 2020
Just about 50 minutes away from Sutter Creek, between Lake Tahoe and Yosemite National Park, lies a little town called Murphys, also in California Gold Country. It might very well be the perfect spot for wine tasting and your outdoor adventures (whether you choose Lake Tahoe or Yosemite)!
A Weekend Getaway to Murphys, California
The Eager Traveler
January 6, 2021
2020 taught me some valuable lessons. The biggest lesson was that I didn’t have to travel far from home to experience adventure. In late October, I took a road trip through California’s Gold Country region and discovered an ideal weekend getaway to the small but action packed town of Murphys, California.
bottom of page