McGrail Vineyards


Calendar of Events

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


Wine Club Release Party Dates in 2016

Please note the tasting room will be closed to the public on the following dates.
November 12th - Quarterly Release



Wine Wednesday at McGrail
Wednesday, August 24th
5-8PM
Take a mid-week break and enjoy an evening of relaxation! Sip on award winning wine, enjoy music by Nashville singer, Lindsey Tipton, and take in the beautiful views from the patio at McGrail Vineyards. Soleil Pizza will be selling delicous gourmet wood-fired pizzas, so bring your appetite!
Complimentary entry. Tasting $10 or wine is available for purchase by the glass and bottle.


Open your Heart to Livermore Valley’s Best Cabernet Dinner and Dance
Saturday, August 27th
6:30-10PM
Fill your glass and ease hunger in the Tri-Valley by attending our 2nd Annual “Open Your Heart to Livermore Valley’s Best Cabernet’s Fundraiser Dinner”.  Enjoy a fabulous evening of sampling past and present vintages of Cabernet Sauvignon, while enjoying dinner under the stars and the beautiful views of the Livermore Valley.  This heartfelt fundraiser for Open Heart Kitchen kicks off with a tasting of 12 local Livermore Valley Cabernet Sauvignons and Sauvignon Blancs, followed by a buffet dinner and dessert.  Finish the evening off with prize drawings and dancing to the music of Lunafish.
The party starts at 6:30 p.m. and advanced tickets are required.
All proceeds will be donated to Open Heart Kitchen.  This non-profit is the only hot meal program of its kind in the Tri-Valley, serving more than 313,000 meals each year.
Tickets are $80 before August 1st, purchase tickets here.
$85 after August 1st


Friday Night Live: Food Truck, Concert and Wine
Friday, September 2nd
6-9 PM

Join us for our last Friday Night Live for the season!  Enjoy McGrail's elegant wines and a delicious barbecue from Brother’s Baby BBQ Food Truck. Sound Decision a 5 piece high energy band is sure to make the final Friday Night Live of the season a night to remember! Prepare to get up and dance!
$10 entry fee includes keep-sake glass.
Wine and food are available for purchase.


Sunset Concert on the Front Lawn at McGrail with Forejour: Tribute to Foreigner and Journey
Saturday, September 3rd
6-9PM
Grab your picnic chairs, blankets, and dancing shoes for our Summer Sunset Concert on the front lawn at McGrail! Forejour, a Journey and Foreigner tribute band, will rock the stage while the sun sets over the hills of the Livermore Valley. Soleil Wood Fired Pizza will be selling gourmet, wood-fired pizzas. No outside alcohol allowed on-site. 
$30 cover charge
$25/wine club member
Limited space available, advanced reservations recommended (last year tickets sold out, so buy your tickets early). Purchase tickets here.


Grapes to Wine Educational Tasting and Class
Thursday, September 8th
6:30pm-8pm
Have you ever wondered how the intricate process of growing grapes turns into fabulous wine? If so, please join us for a sunset tour of our panoramic vineyards overlooking the Livermore Valley as our in-house wine educator, Joy Jackman, pours for you our award-winning wines. You’ll discover how Mother Nature, careful planning, and the artistry of the winemaker all go hand-in-hand to create a memorable and delectable wine. Detailing the journey from bud break to harvest, and finally, to bottling, you’ll walk away with not only a gorgeous evening of sipping wine, but a renewed sense of wine appreciation of what make a good wine good, and a great wine even greater.
$25/wine club member
$35/guest
Purchase tickets here.


 


 

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