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VIP Experience: $125 May 4th 2019, 12:00 noon – 4:00 pm
VIP’s gain early access at 12:00 noon for a more intimate experience and valet parking. VIP includes all Main Event experiences.

Main Event: $75 May 4th 2019, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
A celebration to remember. Experience the full array of Monterey Wine Country offerings. Enjoy sampling wines paired with a bounty of delectable lite-bites prepared by the best local chefs and dancing in the streets of picturesque Carmel-by-the-Sea.

Please Note

  • ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE AT LEAST 21 YEARS OF AGE; ID will be required to enter.
  • All tickets sold separately and are non-refundable
  • Although adorable, pets are not allowed at the event.
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The Monterey County Vintners & Growers Association is hosting the 27th Annual Monterey Winemakers Celebration on May 4th, 2019, and you are invited!

Enjoy the incredible wines and culinary abundance from one of the world’s premier wine regions in the quaint village of Carmel-by-the-Sea at this iconic Monterey County food and wine festival.


Stay for a long weekend in one of the charming inns of Carmel! You can book directly with a Carmel innkeeper here


  • Stroll the charming streets of Carmel-by-the-Sea, closed exclusively for this celebration
  • Enjoy live music
  • Sample Monterey’s new wines and savor old favorites
  • Taste the Best Pinot Noirs in California (Wine Spectator Magazine)
  • Learn from local winemakers and grape growers
  • Meet local chefs from some of the area’s most popular restaurants, who are providing lite-bites to pair with your wine
  • Purchase your favorite wines and take them home with you
  • It is the only wine event that features wines produced from all the wine growing regions in Monterey including Arroyo Seco, Carmel Valley, Chalone, Hames Valley, Monterey, San Antonio Valley, and Santa Lucia Highlands.