Upcoming Events

August 2018

Burrell School – Sippers’s Club Sessions – August 4 & 5 (1 – 5p m) Don’t miss this chance to taste the new wines and enjoy some tasty treats cooked up by Chef Dave.

We present the following August Shipment Wines, for your enjoyment:

  • 2015 “Extra Credit” Cabernet Franc – $31 (reg $39) – Enjoy red berry and cherry flavors in this sleek, spicy wine. This wine will evolve nicely over the next several years.
  • 2015 “Honor Roll” Merlot – $30 (reg $38) – Our estate grown vines yield deeply colored, fully flavored grapes. Enjoy rich black cherry and mocha flavors in this intense wine made for long aging.
  • 2015 “Spring Break” Syrah – $31 (reg $39) – Savor a deep and concentrated Syrah with lush berry flavors and mineral accents.

All Summit to Sea Wineries – Chaminade Farm to Table Wine Dinner – August 10 (6 pm – 8 pm) – featuring the Summit to the Sea Wineries ( Burrell School, Loma Prieta, Poetic Cellars and Wrights Station). Through his carefully sourced and crafted menus, Chef Church takes guests on a culinary journey.  The evening begins with a wine and passed hors-d’oeuvres reception at 6:00 p.m*., on the outdoor patio with stunning panoramic views of the Santa Cruz Mountains and Monterey Bay. Dinner begins at 6:30 p.m*. featuring a five-course menu and carefully paired wines.
https://www.chaminade.com/santa_cruz_restaurants/farm_to_table_wine_dinner/

Burrell School- Hawaii Days – August 11 (11 – 5 pm) Get ready to hula!  Wear your favorite Hawaiian garb and come to Burrell School, Loma Prieta and Wrights Station and get lei’d or otherwise festooned with flowers! Live Hawaiian music performed both days! Hood Chatham on Saturday and Bob Bernet on Sunday.

Burrell School – Painting Class – August 11 (5:30 pm – 7:30 pm) $60 – When you arrive your easel and painting supplies will be set up on the winery’s outdoor veranda overlooking the beautiful Santa Cruz Mountains and vineyard. We will begin with an introduction among the group, and then Anastasiya will guide you step by step in creating a painting that you can take home. Perfect for beginners and seasoned creatives alike, you can follow along with my instruction or do your own thing! We will take inspiration from our surroundings and paint the landscape & grape vines. Throughout the evening you will enjoy tasting a selection of the Burrell School Winery’s handcrafted wines. This experience is family friendly and alternative beverages will be provided for participants under 21. Art Supplies provided:  16″x20″ canvas, easel, brushes, & paint Painting can be messy so wear something that you won’t mind getting paint on.

September 2018

Loma Prieta Winery Open for Labor Day Holiday September  4 , Monday (noon-5pm) – Reservations are NOT required, all tables are first come availability. Arrive early for best availability. (All seating is outdoors. Please be mindful of the weather.) Come enjoy our telescope to view the gorgeous Santa Cruz coastline or play Bocce Ball or Giant Chess/Checker Board, both are also first come availability. The fine print… Tasting is FREE for Wine Club Members and up to 3 guests. No reservations required or accepted. We do not sell food so bring a picnic to enjoy!

Burrell School – Capitola Art & Wine Festival – September 9 (10:00 am – 5:00 pm) – A fun weekend for the whole family! The Capitola Art & Wine Festival combines Art, Wine, Music and Food, all in charming Capitola Village overlooking the Monterey Bay. Summer’s last hurrah, and truly a weekend in paradise! Wine tasting requires a purchase of 2018 Festival Glass and Tasting Tokens.  2018 Glass: $12. Tokens: $1 each. Wine tasting: 2 – 4 tokens per tasting.

ADMISSION FREE!

Loma Prieta Winery 15th Anniversary – September 15 & 16 (12 pm – 5 pm) It has been 15 years since we became a bonded winery, and we want to celebrate! In honor of our anniversary, we would like to offer you something special this weekend.

October 2018

Loma Prieta Winery Open Monday for Columbus Day Holiday October 8 (noon-5pm) All seating is outdoors. Please be mindful of the weather. Come enjoy our telescope to view the gorgeous Santa Cruz coastline or play Bocce Ball or Giant Chess/Checker Board, both are also first come availability. The fine print… Tasting is FREE for Wine Club Members and up to 3 guests. No reservations required or accepted. We do not sell food so bring a picnic to enjoy!

Loma Prieta Winery Regular Wine Club Party October 13 & 14 (noon – 5 pm) If you are a Regular Wine Club member, your October release is now available for pickup. (If you are a shipper, your wine is already on the way to you.) Join us to taste the wines in your Wine Club release, pick up your wine and enjoy complimentary light appetizers. Not a Regular Wine Club member, but you want to be? It’s not too late to join! Ask any tasting room staff member for details. The fine print… Tasting is FREE for Wine Club Members and up to 3 guests. No reservations required or accepted. We do not sell food so bring a picnic to enjoy!

November 2018

Field Trip to Bordeaux – Burrell School – November 8 – 15, 2018
Join winemaker Dave and your fellow schoolmates on an AMA Waterways river cruise to Bordeaux aboard the Amadolce, November 8 — 15, 2018. Savor all the authentic flavors of Bordeaux, one of the world’s undisputed wine capitals – rich in both history and taste. Enjoy touring abundant vineyards led by the winemakers themselves. Discover colorful, lively markets, stately châteaux, impressive fortresses and stunning scenery. Optional nights in Paris pre- and post-cruise can be added. See more details and/or register here.