Cork Bits: ideas for your Napa Valley weekend

by Karen on July 21, 2011

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Believe it or not, another week is nearly in the books and the month of July is quickly coming to a close. The forecast calls for perfect Summer weather here in the Napa Valley, so get out there and enjoy.

To help you plan, here are a few promising events taking place over the next few days…

Saturday, July 23rd

  • Peju Winery will host a garden party and gourmet grill with entertainment from 11am – 2pm. For $85 per person ($75 for wine club members) you’ll be able to play classic garden party games including the 2nd annual “Boat in the Moat” competition, enjoy food from the grill and sips of the winery’s current release wines. Peju will also make its Reserve Cabernets available for purchase by the glass and bottle. An added bonus? Each couple receives a picnic blanket and basket to keep. Call 800-446-7358 for more information
  • From 4pm – 7pm Bourassa Wines will host its ‘Burgers and Bordeaux’ event at 190 Camino Oruga in Napa. The Summer BBQ will include handmade burgers and other ‘tasty dishes’ paired with Bourassa Wines and Napa Smith Brewery Beers. Cost is $30 per person and you can call 800-499-2366 for details

Sunday, July 24th

  • Here’s a great way to close out the weekend. From 1pm – 5pm Domaine Chandon in Yountville will host a ‘Music on the Terrace’ event that will include a live band, sparkling wines and gorgeous valley views. No RSVP is required for this free event (tasting fees apply) and you can call 888-242-6366 for more information

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has written 195 posts on The Cork Board. She's lived in the heart of the Napa Valley for nearly a decade and is a foodie with a love of photography. Follow her on Twitter @KRJ99 and visit her website.

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