Blind Barrel

fbblindbarrel.png

Celebrate the repeal of Prohibition with El Dorado County wines!

Put on your suspenders, bow ties, hats, flapper dresses, pearl necklaces, and dancing shoes for El Dorado Winery Association’s 2nd annual Blind Barrel event on Saturday, July 15, 2017! We’ll bring the food trucks, live swing band and fine wine – all you need is an appetite for everything raucous, rebellious and Roaring Twenties.

This year’s event begins at 6:00 p.m. at Lava Cap Winery, and tickets are $33/person, plus taxes and fees. To purchase your tickets, click here.

Prohibition had a dramatic impact on winemaking in El Dorado County, prompting many families to produce wine in small batches in their homes and leaving the region with only one active winery by 1936.  Now, nearly a century after Prohibition began in the U.S., El Dorado County is home to 70 wineries and the largest, most diverse selection of varietals on the planet.

 That’s what we call a cause for celebration! Keep an eye on El Dorado Winery Association’s Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages for news and previews of this year’s event using the hashtag “#blindbarrel.”   Sip, sip – hooray!

More Events

Sample The Sierra

September 16, 2017
More

Blind Barrel

July 15, 2017
More

Sunday Summer Music Series @ Skinner Vineyards

Sundays July 9 - August 27, 2017
More

Art, Wine, & Music Festival

July 8, 2017 - July 9, 2017
More