Events Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

Spending Mother's Day on the Trail is a perfect way to show the "mom" in your life how much you appreciate her. Whether it is your mom, wife, sister, aunt, grandma, or friend, they will be treated well with a glass of wine in their hand.


Below are some of the pampering activities the wineries have planned for Mother’s Day Weekend on the Placer Wine Trail:

Bear River –  Complimentary wine tasting for your entire group!  We’ll also have a random sample of something we’re not pouring everyday, and of course cheese and chocolate!

Cante Ao Vinho – Join us for complimentary wine tasting and chocolate dipped strawberries for all moms visiting the tasting room. It is our way to say, “Thanks, Mom!”

Davis Dean – Enjoy a free glass of wine and 10% off purchases for moms from Davis Dean Cellars. Conveniently located across from the Blue Goose Event Center in Loomis and a great place to start or end on the Trail!

Dono dal Cielo – Show Mom your love all weekend! We will be open Friday 12-5pm and Saturday & Sunday 11am-6pm. On Saturday, make Mom “Queen for a Day!” Join us for this fun class where local artist Martha Andrews will teach your how to make a fresh floral crown for your Mom. All supplies provided. This is Sat. May 12th from 11am-1pm. $60 per person RSVP by May 7th. On Sunday May 13th, enjoy Mother’s Day in the from 11am-6pm. JJ’s Smoke ‘N’ BBQ will be on site providing a delicious BBQ lunch. All of our new white wines will be released. Please bring your lawn chairs and picnic blankets as seating is limited. No reservations required!

Lone Buffalo – Mothers taste free all weekend! Tasting fees waived with “proof of motherhood” on Saturday & Sunday from 12- 5 p.m. Special fresh farmers market strawberry fest on the bar. Two new releases will be featured: 2017 Buffalo Rose-Sangiovese rose and a brand new jbrand release, 2017 “jt” or (Just Torontes) just in time for summer sipping. Also a special sale on 2016 Bison Blanc Viognier at only $18/bottle. Also, Susan Stecz with Touchstone Crystal by Swarovski will be here with lots of beautiful new fun and affordable jewelry for Mom (and anyone else on your special list).

PaZa – Join us for a pre-Mother’s Day event on Saturday, May 12th, 2018 from 11am – 2pm that we’re calling PaZa’s Boutique Brunch Ladies Day Out. There will be local wine and local vendors in our beautiful vineyard setting! Sip a glass of your favorite PaZa Wine while shopping and enjoying the view. Tickets include a buffet brunch, and a glass of Sangria, or your favorite PaZa varietal. $20 general admission or $15 for wine club members. Tickets available on-line here: PaZa Vineyard & Winery Local Vendors Include: Leo Eleven, Cooper Farm Co., Sequin Sisters, The Basic Shop – Stylish Boutique Clothing Monat – Naturally Based, Amazing Hair Care Products, and The Wild Wooden Spoon.

Pescatore – On Sunday, Mothers’ Day, at Pescatore we’ll have all things strawberry: strawberry/basil crostini, dip your own chocolate strawberries, and mini strawberry muffins. Try our Zinato with a bite of strawberry!

Rancho Roble – We ❤ Moms! Come meet our moms, Carol and Karen, all the way from Wisconsin and celebrate by the pond! Enjoy a relaxing day starting at 1pm with live jazz music, games and the Authentic Street Taco Truck. Or, bring your own picnic and your favorite fido on a leash, please. As always, the playground is here for your children to enjoy. Sip our two new white wines, a Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc that are delightful. Get ready for some R&R at Rancho Roble!

Secret Ravine – Secret Ravine will be featuring three wines ready for summertime fun. We will also serve several favorite red wines and offer special treats to Mothers on Sunday May 13th. The I-80 Crossing offramp is only minutes away from the vineyard and winery in rural Loomis. There is plenty of parking, picnic tables and a grassy area for lazy lounging with a glass of wine.

Viña Castellano – Mothers taste free all weekend! Tasting fees waived for all moms on Saturday & Sunday from 12- 5 pm. Looking for a unique Mother’s Day experience? Join us for Mother’s Day at the Pond on Sunday, May 13 with two seatings (10:30am & 12:45pm). Come celebrate the beautiful Mother’s in your life with a morning of music, memories and mimosas by the beautiful pond at Viña Castellano Estate Winery. Buffet Atelier Catering, Music by Jazz artist Leta Gibney. Mimosa, Sangria & Wine bar by Viña Castellano. Adults $35 ($30 wine club) Children – $18 ($15 wine club). First Mimosa Complimentary for Mom RSVP to 530-889-2855 and leave message.

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*All activities are subject to change. Check with each winery for specific details. There is no overall Trail event ticket for this weekend. All events organized by individual wineries.
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