McGrail Vineyards


Calendar of Events

Event tickets can be purchased online at our McGrail WINE SHOP, click here to purchase any tickets.


Closed for Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 1st
We will be closed to celebrate the holiday.  Please stop by the day before for all of your wine needs.


Music in the Vines with Wisconsin Touring Artist Scott Wilcox
Sunday, April 15th
1 -4PM
Enjoy a great musical performance by Scott Wilcox on the Vineyard Patio.  Scott Wilcox plays acoustic country blues and has been featured on Oprah and a Superbowl 50 Ad, you will not want to miss this inspirational performance.  Smokin’ Hot Meats and Treats will be on-site selling delicious BBQ lunch for you to enjoy.  Stop by, grab a glass of wine, fill up on pulled pork, brisket, or great nachos, and enjoy a relaxing Sunday afternoon.
Complimentary entry.


Ten Year Anniversary Party
Saturday, April 21st
6-9:30PM
Wow, how a decade can fly by.  We are so excited to celebrate our 10 Year Anniversary at the Winery and Tasting Room.  McGrail Vineyards started with just 1 wine 10 years ago and now we are producing 16 different wines.  Toast a glass and celebrate the past with us on April 21st.  Enjoy a delicious dinner, glass of wine, and a few sips of some fun vintages from the beginning.  The Bacchus Brothers, our winemakers Band, will help us celebrate the evening with live music and fun!

Open to Wine Club Members
$50/person
Purchase tickets here.


Sip, Sip, Hooray aboard the Livermore Valley Wine Trolley
Thursday, April 26th
6-9PM
Sip, Sip Hooray … be one of the few people who get to join us for cheese, dessert, and fantastic wines on the south side of the Livermore Valley.  Start at McGrail and enjoy a ride on the Livermore Valley Wine Trolley between 3 Steves, Steven Kent, and Wood Family.  Two wineries will have cheese and wine pairings, while the other two wineries will have dessert and wine pairings.  Limited tickets will be available for this fun night of pairings, beautiful views, and a night to remember.
$65/guest
$55/club member
Purchase tickets here.


Mother’s Day Picnic on the Patio with Live Music
Sunday, May 13th
12-4:30pm
What does your Mom want on her special day of celebration? To spend time with loved ones, while sipping on wine, enjoying lunch, and listening to live acoustic music! Pack a picnic, buy a bottle of wine, and enjoy live music and breath-taking views.  Table seating on the patio requires reservations and a fee of $100/table (up to 10 people).  On the vineyard patio, enjoy live music by Nick Tyrrel.  The front lawn is open seating and complimentary.  On the front lawn, enjoy music by Lindsey Tipton.  Music will be playing from noon-4pm.  Picnics are welcome, but outside beverages are not allowed.  Please note that shade is not guaranteed but you are welcome to bring your own pop up tent.  Please, no dogs and no hard balls.  Children must remain with their parents at all times.  
Purchase a table here.  


Spring Quarterly Release Party
Saturday, May 19th and Sunday, May 20th
11am-5pm
Sip and sample the 2017 Peyton Paige Sauvignon Blanc, 2016 Colton's Cabernet from Lucky 8 Vineyard, and our 2016 Slainte Red Blend as we release these fabulous new wines.
RSVP on Eventbrite, more details coming soon.


Paella Party
Saturday, May 26th
6-9pm
Please join us for an intimate dinner with Paella and Tamales from Posada Catering. The Paella includes a medley of chicken, shrimp, linguica, and pork chorizo combined with open fire tomatoes, roasted peppers, rice, peas and the spectacular color of saffron cooked in a super large paella pan!  Enjoy talking with the chef as he prepares this fun dish and sip on McGrail wine as you enjoy live music!  Your ticket includes paella, 1 bottle of wine per couple, and a lovely evening with live music. 
$100/couple
OR $75/person
Advance Reservations required. 21 and over.  
Purchase tickets here.


Sunset Groove Doctors Concert on the Lawn
Sunday, May 27th
6-9pm
Grab your picnic chairs, blankets, and dancing shoes for our Summer Sunset Concert on the front lawn at McGrail! The Groove Doctors band, will rock the stage while the sun sets over the hills of the Livermore Valley. No outside alcohol allowed on-site, but McGrail Vineyards wines will be available for purchase. 
$25/Cover charge
$20/wine club member
No coolers allowed, and no outside alcohol allowed on-site.  Limited to 200 people. 21 and over recommended.
Purchase tickets here.


Wine & Wags
Sunday, June 3rd
12-4:30PM
Sip on a sample of McGrail wines while adoring the dogs from Big Dawg Rescue.  Join us on the front lawn at McGrail where you will get to taste two wines, enjoy all things dogs, and skip across the Valley with your furry friend.  This is a fundraiser for the Livermore Valley Winegrowers Association and tickets are available at lvwine.org.
$35/person day of
$30/person pre-sale at LVWINE.org


Lobster Feed
Saturday, June 16th  
6-9PM
Join us for a night to remember! Watch the sunset  Put on your lobster bib and dig in, the table will be filled with 1 1/4lb fresh Maine lobster, prawns, sausage, corn on the cob, garlic, artichokes, potatoes, bread, and lots of butter!  Live music following the feast of food.  Each couple will get a bottle of wine to enjoy with dinner.  21 and over please.
$120/person
$105/club member
Purchase tickets here.


Father’s Day Picnic on the Patio with Live Music
Sunday, June 17th  
12-4:30pm
Party on the patio with Dad for his special day!  Join us for a picnic, live music, and delicious Cabernet’s for Father’s Day!  Table seating on the patio requires reservations and a fee of $100/table (up to 10 people).  On the vineyard patio enjoy live music by Steve Fread from 12-4pm.  Picnics are welcome, but outside beverages are not allowed.  Please note that shade is not guaranteed, so please plan accordingly.  No Dogs and No hard balls.  Children must remain with their parents at all times.   
Purchase tickets here.


Friday Night Live with Rock on Tap and Posada Catering
Friday, June 22nd
6-9 PM
Kick off Friday Night Live on June 22nd with the band Rock on Tap!  Join us for a great concert, beautiful sunset, and delicious contemporary southwestern tapas from Posada Catering!  McGrail Vineyards wines will be available by the glass and the bottle.  Bring your dancing shoes and rock out with Rock on Tap as you celebrate the start of the weekend!  Friday Night Live runs every other Friday night from June 22nd - September 28th. 

Entry: $10/person and includes keepsake glass

Sunset Concert with The Refugees – A Tom Petty Tribute Band
Saturday, July 14th
6-9pm
Grab your picnic chairs, blankets, and dancing shoes for our Summer Sunset Concert on the front lawn at McGrail! The Refugees band, a tribute to Tom Petty, will rock the stage while the sun sets over the hills of the Livermore Valley. No outside alcohol allowed on-site, but McGrail Vineyards wines will be available for purchase. 
$25/Cover charge
$20/wine club member
No coolers allowed, and no outside alcohol allowed on-site.  Limited to 200 people. 21 and over recommended.
Purchase tickets here.


7-Night Rhine and Moselle Splendors River Wine Cruise with McGrail Vineyards
Luxembourg from Basel aboard the AmaDante

November 8, 2018
Departs Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

For more information or to book your cruise, please visit Dream Vacations.

Rhine River Cruise


 

 


PRIVATE EVENTS
For more information regarding larger groups and catered events, please email us at lisa@mcgrailvineyards.com or call (925) 215-0717.