Holiday Wine Stroll in Saratoga
The much anticipated Saratoga Holiday Wine Stroll takes place November 24 from 5-8 PM. Participants will sample wines from the following local wineries including Loma Prieta, Ser, Silvertip, Tessier Winery, Fruili Italian Wines, Fenestra Winery, Santa Cruz Mountains Wine Growers Association, House Family Vineyards, Roudon-Smith Winery, Martella Wines, Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards, Burrell School Winery, KT Syrah, Drake Wines, Guglielmo Winery, Fellom Ranch Vineyards, and Baccarossa Winery. All wine tasting is within easy walking distance. Merchants hosting the wineries will provide savory bites to go with the wine.
Tickets for the wine stroll can be purchased from the Saratoga Chamber of Commerce at www.saratogachamber.org or by calling 408-867-0753. Tickets are $40 before the day of the event and $45 the day of the event.
The traditional Village Open House will take place the same day and include special sales by Village merchants. Dicken’s themed costumed people will roam the Village. Other activities include free horse-drawn carriage rides, cookie decorating and writing letters to Santa for children. Santa, Mother and Father Christmas will also be available for photo opportunities—just in time for sending out Christmas cards. Musicians, bell ringers and carolers will line Big Basin Way from 5-8 PM. At 5:30, the annual tree lighting ceremony will be held in Blaney Plaza.