From a bacon and beer fest to a cider summit, winery hikes and cocktail lessons, right here’s what’s occurring on the Bay Space’s wine, beer and cocktail scene in April and past.

IPA 10Ok & Beer Mile: April 12, Sebastopol. Rejoice the NorCal craft brew scene with a festive, scenic 10Ok race that begins with a beer or cider toast — and features a brewfest. $30-$85.

Spring Wine Stroll on Treasure Island: 12 to five pm., April 13-14, The Vineyard SF, 30 Ave. G, San Francisco. Style wines at 5 wineries throughout this spring stroll that’s extra about wine than strolling. $10.

Cider Summit SF: 1 to five p.m. (from midday for VIP), April 13, Presidio Conflict Memorial Grounds, San Francisco. This annual California craft cider competition options greater than 50 cider makers, together with many from the Bay Space, pouring almost 200 premium ciders. $35-$50.

Bacon and Beer Traditional: 2-5 p.m. April 13, Avaya Stadium, 1123 Coleman Ave., San Jose. Get pleasure from greater than 100 craft beers together with greater than 30 bacon-inspired dishes, reside music, video games and a bacon-eating contest. $59-$125.

Golden Hour Cocktail Collection: 3-4:30 p.m. April 13, Oak & Violet, Park James Resort, 1400 El Camino Actual, Menlo Park. The primary session on this month-to-month collection will cowl the “Golden Ratio,” and educate you the right components for creating scrumptious cocktails. Attendees will learn to measure, shake, stir and pour drinks at their very own particular person work stations. $65.

Beer Mitzvah: 1-5 p.m. April 28, Temple Israel of Alameda, 3183 Mecartney Highway, Alameda.  This Jewish-themed beer fest provides attendees limitless pours from 10-plus breweries, in addition to two regionally crafted onerous ciders. Vote on your favourite beer to find out “The Chosen One”. Get pleasure from Jewish music, meals, actions and a bake sale, too. $36.

Jordan Vineyard Style of Spring Dinner: 6-9 p.m. Might 4, Jordan Vineyard, 1474 Alexander Valley Highway, Healdsburg. Bask in a seven-course, supper-club-style ceremonial dinner celebrating the flavors of spring. $295.

Anderson Valley Pinot Noir Pageant: Might 17-19, Anderson Valley vineyards. Sip, pattern and savor Anderson Valley pinot noir (plus rose and glowing wines) from greater than 50 producers on the 22nd annual Pinot Noir Pageant, which additionally options meals pairings by the area’s cooks and native caterers and reside music. Occasions vary from academic seminars to a barbecue, grand tasting, winemaker dinners and free vineyard open homes. Costs range.

Santa Lucia Highlands Solar, Wind & Wine Gala: 11 a.m.-Three p.m. Might 18, Mer Soleil Vineyard,  1290 River Highway, Salinas. Be a part of greater than 40 wineries pouring a number of the world’s greatest pinot noir, chardonnay and syrah, all from the Santa Lucia Highlands. Get pleasure from gourmand bites from the area’s cooks and eating places, an enormous bottle silent public sale and reside music. $35-$150.

Signature Sonoma Valley’s Retrospective Tasting: 2-4:30 p.m. Might 18, Laurel Glen Winery, 969 Carquinez Ave, Glen Ellen. A uncommon showcase of Laurel Glen vintages throughout 4 a long time. Present winemaker Randall Watkins will present ‘behind the vine’ views. $250.

Silicon Valley Wine Public sale Grand Tasting: Midday-Four p.m. Might 19, Montalvo Arts Middle, 15400 Montalvo Highway, Saratoga. Discover the grounds of the Montalvo property mansion and pattern from an array of 150 wines from 40 Santa Cruz Mountains vintners, as you browse the silent public sale. $95-$145.

Monterey Wine Pageant: Might 31-June 2, Monterey Convention Middle, 1 Portola Plaza, Monterey. Reside music, cocktail camp and “chowdah problem.” Friday night time VIP tasting consists of wine, tequilas, scotch and whiskey with gourmand meals choices. Saturday is the Chowdah Problem and celebration, the place friends can pattern clam, seafood and fish chowders whereas having fun with reside music. Sunday highlights the Kings of Calamari and Masters of Mussels. $45-$150.

Rosé Fest: Midday-Four p.m. June 8, Sterling Vineyards, 1111 Dunaweal Lane, Calistoga. That includes 30-plus wineries and several other Bay Space eating places. After tasting on the hill, head all the way down to take pleasure in reside music, meals vehicles and extra rosé. Advantages breast most cancers analysis. $75-$225.

Wine Run 5K – 4 Fools Vineyard: 10 a.m. June 15, 13 Pacific Ave., Rodeo. Get pleasure from scenic views of Rodeo and the San Francisco Bay Path on this 5K run. Spectators can select the 0K choice. Registration charges embrace a race t-shirt, memento wine glass and  free glass of wine. $10-$20.

Bernardus Lodge Rosé Soiree, Midday-2 p.m. June 22, Bernardus Lodge, 415 W. Carmel Valley Highway, Carmel Valley. Get pleasure from rosé wines, canapes, a seafood bar and seasonal recent desserts. $75.

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