October Wine & Ale Events Roundup

Fall is here and it’s time to savor the season – here’s a roundup of Regional wine, ale or foodie events to watch out for this month!

LOOMIS EGGPLANT FESTIVAL – October 5th, 2019

Loomis Train Depot

Free community event featuring food, music, family & art.

Be Sure Not to Miss: Special eggplant dishes prepared by participating vendors and the local wine booth.

Visit loomischamber.com for more information.

PLACERGROWN FARM & BARN TOUR – October 6th, 2019

Self-Guided Tour – Placer County Countryside

A The whole family will enjoy a self-guided expedition of farms, ranches, and vineyards in the beautiful countryside of Placer County. Admission is FREE, but you will need to register online to receive updates and the free map download.

Be Sure Not to Miss: Your chance to meet local farmers, farm animals and see how and where your local food is grown! This event is also a great chance to visit Placer’s Farm Breweries, Dueling Dogs and Goathouse on a farm-focused day.

Visit placergrown.org for tickets and more information.

AUBURN WINE, ALE & FOOD FESTIVAL WEEKEND – October 12-13, 2019

Historic Old Town and Downtown Auburn

Sip, Savor & Shop your way around charming Old Town and Downtown Auburn for this two-day festival featuring the best of the area’s local wineries, breweries and restaurants. Saturday at The Annual Festival walk or ride a shuttle through Auburn, browsing 20 local shops, tasting 20 local wines and ales, and sampling foods from 20 local restaurants. Sunday In Down Town, feed your foodie soul with the Farm to Fork Placer Terroir Brunch al fresco – featuring a coursed pairing brunch prepared by Auburn’s top culinary talent.

Be Sure Not to Miss: The Weekend Pass – a steal at just $50 for each day!

Visit auburnwinefestival.com for tickets and more information.

SIERRA VINTNERS WINE TRAIL – October 12-13, 2019

Grass Valley, Nevada City & Auburn

Self-guided weekend of tastings, local gourmet cuisine and live music at 10 area wineries in the foothills of Placer, Nevada and Yuba.

Be Sure Not to Miss: Harvest & Crush activities at the wineries.

Visit sierravintners.com for tickets and more information.