ZinFest Winery Tours & Open Houses

Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Lodi Wine Country Participating Wineries

Embark on a self-guided tour of the Lodi Appellation as participating wineries host special activities and tastings in the intimacy of their own cellars. Experience first hand why Lodi is California’s newest fine wine region.

Abundance Vineyards
1150 W. Turner Road, Lodi, CA 95220 | (209) 334-0274 | 1pm-4pm
Please join us from 1pm – 4pm for an afternoon of fun! The Sweet Taunts will be playing hits from a variety of genres along with some originals of their own. We know it will be a warm weekend, so to help cool you down we will be serving wine ice cream!

Acquiesce Winery
22353 N. Tretheway Road,  Acampo, CA 95220 | (209) 333-6102 | 11am-5pm
Do you love white wines? Visit Lodi’s only all white wine winery for summer whites and summer bites. Try our award winning Rhone-style wines paired with special appetizers prepared by Lodi’s popular Thai Spices Restaurant.  Buy a glass of wine and sit under our shade sails or walk among the vines surrounding our century-old barn.

Borra Vineyards 
1301 E. Armstrong Road, Lodi, CA95242 | (209) 368- 2446 | 12-4pm
Celebrate the 40th anniversary of Lodi’s first boutique winery with great wine and great music! Enjoy your favorite dance music from the 60’s, 70’s & 80’s provided by the amazing, “Jet Set Band” from 1-3pm. Bring a picnic lunch and try some of our new Spring releases by the glass or bottle. Hope you can join us!

d’ Art Wines
13299 North Curry Avenue, Lodi, CA 95240 | (209) 334-9946 | 12-5pm
Join us for a fun “Dog Day Red Fest.” Sip on our signature Sangria (Dog Day Red wine over ice with fresh fruit). Also, enjoy a pulled pork sandwich with black bean corn salad for $8. All proceeds go to PALS (People Assisting Lodi Shelter).

Estate Crush
2 W. Lockford St., Lodi, CA 95240 | (209) 368-7595 | Noon-5pm
Visit Lodi’s urban winery and enjoy Cellar Club treatment for the day with delicious wine and sausage pairings and an exclusive ZinFest tasting menu. Free tasting (5 wines) and 20% off all purchases. Step out the tasting room doors onto our crush pad for barrel tasting. If you enjoy Cellar Club treatment so much that you join, we’ll welcome you with a complimentary bottle of wine! The Estate Crush Tasting Room features only wines made on-site, with more than 35 brands and 88 wines represented.

Fields Family Wines – Estate Winery
3803 E. Woodbridge Road, Acampo 95220|(209) 327-6306 | 11am – 5pm
We will be offering complimentary wine tasting, 15% discount on wine purchases and a fine art exhibit. Enjoy a self-guided winery tour!

Harney Lane Winery
9010 E. Harney Lane, Lodi, CA 95240 | (209) 365-1900 | 11-5pm
The ZinFest celebration continues at Harney Lane! Snap Jackson and the Knock on Wood Players will be on the patio where you can enjoy wine-by-the-glass or bottle. Try our chilled Albariño or Dry Rosé!

Heritage Oak Winery
10112 E. Woodbridge Rd., Acampo, CA 95220 | (209) 986-2763 | 1pm-4pm
Join us for a concert featuring classic rock by the Bob Stanley Band from 1pm – 4pm! Bring a picnic and enjoy an afternoon of music and fun. Late arrivals should bring their own chairs. Children and dogs welcome!

Jeremy Wine Co.
6 W. Pine St., Lodi, CA 95240 | (209) 367-3773 | 12-5pm
Celebrate ZinFest being among the first to taste our brand new Costa Vineyard Zinfandel! Sample it and all our Spring releases (Albarino, Primitivo and more) while tapping your toes to live music by “The Side Project” in the courtyard.

Jessie’s Grove Winery
1973 W. Turner Road, Lodi, CA 95242 | (209) 368-0880 |  12-4pm
Picnic in the grove! Enjoy selected reserve wines that we will pour at a special outside tasting bar. Bring a picnic, lawn chairs or a blanket to lounge under our beautiful oak trees. Picnic games will be available. Join is in our family friendly environment!

Kidder Family Winery
17266 Hillside Drive, Lodi, CA95240 | (209) 727-0728 | 11am-5pm
Bring a picnic lunch and relax under our redwood grove, while enjoying a glass (or bottle) of our delicious wines. Bring your ZinFest glass and receive 10% off all wine purchases. Cheers!

Klinker Brick Winery
15887 North Alpine Road, Lodi, CA 95240 | (209) 333-1845 | 11am-5pm
Join us for a live broadcast at Klinker Brick Winery with 105.9 The Bull Radio Station and Bull Riding! Enjoy delicious Tacos by Manuel.

LangeTwins  Family Winery & Vineyards
1525 E. Jahant Road, Acampo, CA 95220 | (209) 334-9780 | 11am-4pm
LangeTwins Press Room will be open for tasting from 11am – 4pm. Visit our ZinFest booth at Lodi Lake and pick up a complimentary tasting card for Sunday. The cellar will feature a unique barrel tasting of our Zinfandel. Tours will be offered by appointment, at noon and again at 2pm. Spend an hour with Randy Lange learning about our winery and sustainable methods of farming. Space is limited to the first 15 guests. Boxed lunches are available for purchase, provided by neighboring Airport Café for $20. Please call in advance to reserve. Picnic tables, grass and lawn games all on site to accompany your wine. Our historic California buckeye trees, located on the north edge of the winery property, should be in bloom and will create a fabulous backdrop for photographs. To make a tour appointment or to order lunch, please contact Amanda at Amanda@langetwins.com or 209-334-9780, ext. 3321.

m2 Wines
2900 E. Peltier Road, Lodi, CA 95220 | (209) 339-1071 | Noon-5pm
We will be pouring two of our big bold Zinfandels and our Tempranillo and pairing them with some savory delights from the legendary Lockeford Sausage Company. We will be grilling the brats in the breezeway and pairing them up with gourmet mustards from around the world. Who knows what else we might add to the grill as we get caught up in ZinFest weekend!

7099 E. Peltier Rd., Acampo, CA 95220 | (209) 333-2600 | 11am-5pm
Listen to live music by The Box while tasting our newly released 2013 hand-crafted, bold red wines. Savor a mouthwatering gourmet pizza from Paul’s Rustic Oven. Stay a while and enjoy picnicking under 100 year old trees. Have fun playing Bocci ball and horse shoes.

McCay Cellars
1317 E. Turner Rd., Lodi, CA 95240 | (209) 368-9463 | 11am-5pm
McCay Cellars presents “ZinFest Day at McCay”…Don’t let the summer start without you! Come by the Palate Room and enjoy live music, barrel tasting, vendors and our release of summer wines including our Vintner’s Blend, Rose, Viognier, and Paisley just to name a few. Guantonio’s will be selling pizza as well. If you are interested in coming out enjoying some amazing pizza save this date and come join us! Let summer begin!

McConnell Estates Winery
10686 W. Stockton Blvd., Elk Grove, CA 95757 | (916) 685-5368 | 11am-5pm
20% discount for anyone who visited ZinFest. Enjoy live music and food pairings with our two Zins.

Mettler Family Vineyards
7889 E. Harney Lane, Lodi, CA 95240 |  (209) 369-3045 | 11am-5pm
Come enjoy a lazy Sunday afternoon at Mettler Vineyards. Pack a picnic lunch and enjoy our willow shaded pond area. We will have live music, corn-hole and horseshoes! Hope to see you!

Oak Farm Vineyards
23627 N. DeVries Rd., Lodi, CA 95242 | (209) 365-6565 | 11am-3pm
Oak Farm Vineyards will have a gourmet food truck here dishing out delicious meals. We will also be offering special wine club pricing to ZinFest attendees. Look forward to live music as well!

One Way Winery
25 N. School Street, Lodi, CA 95240 | (209) 365-4081|1pm-5pm
Come in for some artisan sausages produced locally by Miller Packing Company and handmade dipped Cabernet Sauvignon truffles.

Peirano Estate Vineyards
21831 N. Hwy 99, Acampo, CA 95220 | (209) 369-9463 | 11am-5pm
Enjoy the magical tunes of Nicholas Lefler, a master of Spanish and classical guitar, on the porch of Peirano Estate Vineyards. Sample our legendary estate-grown wines and pair them with gourmet appetizers, savory treats, hand-crafted mustards and a wonderful mix of old and new friends.

St. Amant Winery (stamantwine.com)
1 Winemaster Way, Lodi, CA 95240 | (209) 367-0646 | 12-4pm
Join us for an educational and informative barrel tasting as we compare native yeasted fermented Zins with cultuted yeast  from the 2014 vintage. Guests will also have the opportunity to taste wines from different barrel coopers, and learn how different oaks and toasts affect the quality of the wine.  In addition, all of St.Amant’s  bottled wines will be featured alongside delicious food samples to highlight the distinctive flavors these old world varieties bring to California soils.

Stama Winery
17521 North Davis Road, Lodi CA 95242 | (408) 464-6923 | 11am-6pm
Visit our new winery location! In celebration of our new location, we will be featuring special pricing on all our wines. We will be serving complimentary Greek Pork Souvlaki and baguette bread. We will also have live music from 1pm to 4pm. Come by and see us at Stama!

The Dancing Fox Winery & Bakery
203 S. School Street, Lodi, CA 95240 | (209) 366-2634 | 11am-3pm
Stop by The Dancing Fox and enjoy wood fired pizza, ice cream delight and focaccia bread samples.

Toasted Toad Cellars
21 E. Elm Street, Lodi, CA 95240 | (209) 400-4040 | 11am-6pm
Hop on over and enjoy a 10% discount on purchases of any 3 bottles or more with ZinFest wristband. Choose from a selection of over 20 different wines including many uncommon varietals.

Upstream Wines by Watts Winery & Vineyards
17036 N. Locust Tree Road, Lodi, CA 95240 | (209) 368-2974 | Noon-5pm
Come out and enjoy award-winning wines as well as live music and BBQ!

Van Ruiten Family Winery
340 West Highway 12 Lodi, CA 95242 | (209) 334-5722 | 12pm – 4:30pm
Please join us for our fun filled ZinFest Sunday open house! It’s always a party at Van Ruiten and we will be spending the afternoon dancing to the sounds of Big Booty Bob and the Backside Kickers. Also, back by popular demand, we’ll be enjoying the savory flavors of Drewski’s Hot Rod Kitchen and their award winning grilled cheese creation, bacon wrapped hot dogs and smoked bacon, black truffle fried mac ‘n’ cheese balls. Not to mention an array of our most popular wines, several new releases and our refreshing wine slushies. Van Ruiten is a stop you won’t want to miss!

Viaggio Estate & Winery
100 E. Taddei Road, Acampo, CA 95220 | (209) 368-1378 | 11am-5pm
Keep the ZinFest fun going at Viaggio this weekend! We’ll be serving up premium wines to pair with our wood fired pizza. Enjoy live music from Blues Mechanix from 1pm-4pm. Hope to see you there!

Vicarmont Vineyards & Winery
16475 N. Locust Tree Road, Lodi, CA 95240 | (209) 481-3386 | 12pm-5pm
Vicarmont Winery is all about the wine this Sunday from 12pm – 5pm. We are very excited to be releasing our 2012 Old Vine Zinfandel and 2014 Albarino. Come out and enjoy the sunshine and listen to music by Group Therapy while sipping on some of our award winning wines. No need to pack a picnic! We will have the famous Catering by Sandra here selling a few of her amazing tasty sandwiches like tri-tip sandwiches, burgers, hotdogs and her refreshing fruit salads. Bring your friends, dogs and we are even horse friendly.