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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. 

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July 27, 2024

15th Annual Taste of Calaveras

Join us for the 15th annual "Taste of Calaveras" Food and Wine Experience at Ironstone Vineyards. Stroll through the beautiful Gardens at Ironstone Vineyards Breezeway and Wine Cave while enjoying delicious wines and food. This fun event includes a keepsake wineglass, tastings from 20+ Calaveras vintners and chefs, live music, demonstrations!


October 5, 2024

31st Annual Calaveras Grape Stomp

The 31st Annual Calaveras Grape Stomp and Harvest Festival - Oldest & Largest Grape Stomp in California since 1993. 120 teams of two will compete on stage! Get in on the annual Auction and Feeney Park Street Fair - all for a good cause.


November 2, 2024

Murphys Dia de Los Muertos

Murphys Dia de Los Muertos will be back on Saturday, November 2nd, 2024! We’ll have traditional artisan vendors, food, drink, and a community altar in the Park, and, as always, our businesses will be displaying ofrendas honoring those who we have lost but are still with us in spirit.

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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.


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