Temecula Wine Country Special Events

There's more going on at the wineries than just tastings. What's Up? Temecula has everything you need to know about concerts, events and activities in Temecula's famous wine country.
Lorimar Winery hosts Great Pumpkin Carving Contest and Scary Movie in the Vines

Lorimar Winery Hosts Halloween Events for the Whole Family

Things are getting just a little bit spookier in wine country this month, but not too scary that you can’t bring the kids, as Lorimar Winery hosts two Halloween activities geared at bringing the whole family together for some festive fun.

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Brian Culbertson at Thornton Winery Champagne Jazz Series

Brian Culbertson Celebrates 20 Years of Experience at Thornton Winery

When speaking to contemporary jazz musician and composer Brian Culbertson about his two decades of performing professionally, he seems genuinely grateful for being able to sustain a successful career while still being true to himself as an artist. Twenty years and sixteen albums later, Culbertson’s music has run the gamut of genres from smooth jazz to R&B to funk, depending on the time in his career or the album being recorded.

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Oktoberfest at Europa Village Winery

Celebrate German Traditions in Wine Country with Oktoberfest

Raise your beer steins high in the air because an age-old German institution is taking shape right here in the valley as Europa Village Winery presents their Inaugural Oktoberfest celebration this Friday night.

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South Coast Blessing of the Wine Grape Stomp & Harvest Festival

South Coast Winery is Blessed with Harvest Fun for Everyone

As California Wine Month continues, wineries all over the Temecula Valley are holding their popular grape stomping events. To differentiate their Blessing of the Wine Grape Stomp and Harvest Festival from all the similar fetes in town, South Coast Winery Resort & Spa has added a little bit of religion to the mix.

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Joe Nichols performs at South Coast Winery

Joe Nichols is All Country All the Time

Country music star Joe Nichols can be called many things: hit-maker, award-winner, entrepreneur, even survivor. But, when asked what it’s like to be a heartthrob, he’s a little hesitant to accept the title.

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Cinéma Paradiso at Europa Village Winery

Europa Village Winery Hosts Italian Film-Themed Gourmet Dinner

When guests enter Europa Village Winery’s “Cinema Paradiso” Musical Wine-Paired Dinner, they will be greeted by composer Ennio Morricone’s musical score for the film by Italian Director Giuseppe Tornatore.

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Mount Palomar Winery Grape Stomp and Harvest Festival

Mount Palomar Winery Stomps in the Fall

It’s harvest time in the Temecula Valley and vineyards all over wine country are collecting the cherished crop that will be used to make the merlots, chardonnays and pinots of the future. To kick off the autumn season, Mount Palomar Winery is hosting their annual Grape Stomp and Harvest Festival this Sunday.

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Boney James performs at Thornton Winery

Award-Winning Recording Artist Boney James Returns to Thornton Winery

The music of Saxophonist, Songwriter and Producer Boney James has been identified as everything from contemporary to smooth jazz to instrumental pop. When he returns to the Champagne Jazz Series at Thornton Winery on Saturday, September 13th, James hopes that the positive energy he feels while playing live will shine through in his performance.

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Robin Zander Band at Wiens Family Cellars

Wiens Family Cellars Presents Robin Zander Band

When they come to Wiens Family Cellars on Friday, September 12th, Robin Zander Band will bring with them classic rock hits, selections from Zander’s solo career as well as a few of the Cheap Trick favorites.

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La Tomatina 2014 at Europa Village Winery

La Tomatina 2014: Food Fight for a Cause

It may look like an eccentric way to make marinara, but Europa Village Winery’s La Tomatina 2014 is actually based on a crazy little piece of European history.

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