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.
First weekend of the month, June-October 2021
Calaveras Vineyard Tour
Explore 4 Vineyards and Enjoy Select Tastings along with a Wine Country Lunch! Offered 1st Saturdays May through October and limited to 20 Guests per Tour. Pick the Saturday that works best for you and register early to save your spot!
May 13th-16th 2021
Back in the Saddle
A Calaveras County Homecoming
The Calaveras County Fair & Jumping Frog Jubilee features the famous jumping frog competition, inspired by Mark Twain's story: The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras, and takes place over 4 days on the third weekend in May. It is also the longest running county fair in California.
Sat, Oct 2nd 2021
Calaveras Grape Stomp & Harvest Festival
he Calaveras Winegrape Alliance is honored to host this premier event that brings teams together from all over California for a harvest celebration in Calaveras wine country. A portion of the proceeds benefit local High school Scholarship Programs, Parks and the Calaveras Wine Information Center.
On The Blog
In the Press
Annual Grape Stomp held in cyberspace
Oct 9, 2020
The pandemic didn’t stop the stomp during the 27th annual celebration of the winegrape harvest in Calaveras County.
Traditionally staged on the first Saturday of October at Murphys Community Park, this year, the Grape Stomp was a little different.
The first of its kind, "Virtual Grape Stomp:Backyard Edition" is set to take place Sunday, September 27th in celebration of the 27th Annual Calaveras Grape Stomp!
Aug 14, 2020
The Oldest & Largest California Grape Stomp must go on during the Covid-19 Pandemic. 400 Stomp Teams will compete using Zoom Online Event Services.
Calaveras County wineries reopen in new normal
June 18, 2020
Tasting rooms are pouring wine in Calaveras County again under new state guidelines, but operations have changed since COVID-19 caused a three-month disruption in sales.