2018 Events

November Events

Evening of Wine & Roses

November 2nd, Friday
Crosetti Building Santa Cruz Mountain Fair Grounds, Watsonville
6:30-9 pm

The 35th annual Evening of Wine and Roses will be held on Friday, November 2,2018. The Evening of Wine and Roses is one of the premier wine tasting events held in Santa Cruz County. The festive annual gathering attracts up to 1,000 business and professional people each year.

The event features the tasting and silent auction of fine wines provided by members of the Santa Cruz Mountains Wine Growers Association, the sampling of gourmet hors d’oeuvres provided by local cooks, restaurants and caterers, and the sale of locally grown roses provided by Pajaro Valley growers.

Artisans Gallery Sip and Shop

November 8th, Thursday
Santa Cruz
1-5pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating as the gallery's "resident winery" at a series of Sip and Shop events. The gallery is located at 1368 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz (at the corner of Pacific and Cooper and directly behind the Museum of Art History). So stop in and enjoy tasting our wines as you check out the art! This will be a charity event for Life Lab.

Santa Cruz Fall Wine Walk

November 11th, Sunday
Downtown Santa Cruz
3-6pm

Join us as we pour our wines at the Downtown Santa Cruz Wine Walk. Wine lovers will start in Abbott Square and pick up their commemorative wine glass, ID bracelet and a map of the participating merchants. We will be pouring at Artisans Gallery at the corner of Pacific and Cooper.For more information go towww.DowntownSantaCruz.com or call 831-247-0317.

Fall Passport Saturday

November 17th, Saturday
Roudon-Smith Winery
12-5pm

We will be welcoming Roudon-Smith Wine Club members and Santa Cruz Mountains Passport holders as we pour our current wine releases at Artisans Gallery in downtown Santa Cruz (located at the corner of Pacific and Cooper). For more information about the Santa Cruz Mountains Passport visit www.scmwa.com, call (831) 685-8463, or check out the new mobile app where you can buy and keep your passport on your smart phone!

Saratoga Holiday Wine Stroll

November 23rd, Friday
Downtown Saratoga
5-8 pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in the Saratoga Holiday Wine Stroll at Sipan Peruvian Restaurant located at 14486 Big Basin Way. Enjoy music, wine tasting and caroling in the most beautiful Village in the Valley as you browse through the stores and taste fabulous wines from wineries of the Santa Cruz Mountains. The annual Tree Lighting Ceremony will occur at 5:30.

Wine Stroll Ticket information can be found at www.saratogachamber.orgor call 408-867-0753.

Artisans Gallery Sip and Shop

November 25th, Sunday
Santa Cruz
1-5pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating as the gallery's "resident winery" at a series of Sip and Shop events. The gallery is located at 1368 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz (at the corner of Pacific and Cooper and directly behind the Museum of Art History). So stop in and enjoy tasting our wines as you check out the art!

Artisans Gallery Sip and Shop

November 28th, Thursday
Santa Cruz
6:30-8:30pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating as the gallery's "resident winery" at a series of Sip and Shop events. The gallery is located at 1368 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz (at the corner of Pacific and Cooper and directly behind the Museum of Art History). So stop in and enjoy tasting our wines as you check out the art! This will be a charity event for Westlake Elementary PTA.

December Events

Menlo Park Holiday Wine Walk

December 1st, Saturday
Menlo Park
1:30-4:30pm

The Santa Cruz Mountains Wine Association is partnering with the Menlo Park Atherton Education Foundation for the 5th Menlo Park Wine Walk. Check in and the bottle booth are located at Camp Fremont Park in downtown Menlo Park. Enjoy wines from small, local boutique wineries of the Santa Cruz Mountains poured in various designated tasting locations up and down Santa Cruz Avenue...then stop by the bottle booth to pick up your favorites to take home! We will be pouring at TBD. To purchase tickets for this event go to HERE.

San Carlos Holiday Wine Stroll

December 2nd, Sunday
San Carlos
1-5pm

Join us for a lovely Sunday afternoon in downtown San Carlos enjoying fine wines as you stroll from shop to shop. We will be pouring at TBD...so stop by and enjoy some great wines...then  stop by the bottle booth to pick up your favorites to take home or use as gifts this holiday season!

Santana Row Haute Holiday Soiree

December 4th, Tuesday
Santana Row
6-9pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in this benefit for Watermark. Purchase a $40 ticket and receive food & wine tastings inside Santana Row shops and restaurants, holiday fashion modeling, a signature Santana Row wine glass and exclusive shopping incentives. Plus, bring a donation of canned food into the Concierge, when purchasing your ticket and receive $5 off. We will be pouring at TBD. For more information go to  HERE.

Artisans Gallery Sip and Shop

December 9th, Sunday
Santa Cruz
1-5pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating as the gallery's "resident winery" at a series of Sip and Shop events. The gallery is located at 1368 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz (at the corner of Pacific and Cooper and directly behind the Museum of Art History). So stop in and enjoy tasting our wines as you check out the art!

Artisans Gallery Sip and Shop

December 23rd, Sunday
Santa Cruz
1-5pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating as the gallery's "resident winery" at a series of Sip and Shop events. The gallery is located at 1368 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz (at the corner of Pacific and Cooper and directly behind the Museum of Art History). So stop in and enjoy tasting our wines as you check out the art!

January Events

Winter Passport

January 19th, Saturday
Roudon-Smith Winery
Noon-5pm

We will be welcoming Roudon-Smith Wine Club members and Santa Cruz Mountains Passport holders as we pour our current wine releases at Artisans Gallery in downtown Santa Cruz (located at the corner of Pacific and Cooper). For more information about the Santa Cruz Mountains Passport visit www.scmwa.com, call (831) 685-8463, or check out the new mobile app where you can buy and keep your passport on your smart phone!

Santana Row Wine Stroll for SVEF

January 25th, Thursday
Santana Row San Jose
6-9pm

Join us as we pour at this Wine Stroll benefiting the Silicon Valley Educational Foundation. Your $40 ticket includes a wine tasting throughout The Row, tasty treats, live music and more! Tickets will be available online and inside the Santana Row Concierge Center. For more information please contact the Santana Row Concierge, 408.551.4611.

February Events

Red Ball Gala

February 24th, Saturday
Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History 705 Front Street Santa Cruz
6-9:30pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in this fund raising event for the SCMAH. Join us for a fun filled evening as SCMAH showcases the new Abbott Square Market. The evening begins with cocktails and wine followed by dinner and silent/live auctions. For more information or to purchase tickets see the event website.

Sip for Second Harvest

February 26th, Sunday
Seascape Beach Resort
2:30-4:30pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in this fund raising event for the Second Harvest Food Bank Santa Cruz County. Join us and other local vintners to mingle and enjoy appetizers and raffles too! Tickets are $25/person or 2 for $40, which includes 10 tasting tickets, appetizers, and a wine glass to take home with you. For more information or to purchase tickets see the event website.

March Events

Hop ‘N Vine Festival & Market

March 10th, Saturday
Santa Clara County Fairgrounds 344 Tully Road, San Jose
2-7 pm

Join us at the second annual Hop ‘N Vine Festival & Market at the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds.  This fun new event will feature tastes from some of the amazing wineries and craft breweries that are located right here in Santa Clara County, as well as lite bites, and entertainment. What makes this event unique is the Market. Unlike most other tasting events, if you taste something you like you’ll be able to purchase some in the Hop ‘N Vine Market to take home for later! For more information or to purchase tickets see the event website.

Spring Passport

April 16th, Saturday
Roudon-Smith Winery,
11am-5pm

Come on out and visit with us as we welcome Spring to the Santa Cruz Mountains with the release of several new wines including our ever popular Rose! As we have all just finished Tax Day for another year it seems like a good time for us to declare a tax amnesty for all of our guests...we will be picking up the Sales Tax on all purchases this Saturday!

Admission is $5 for the general public and complimentary for Roudon-Smith Wine Club members or with the presentation of a Santa Cruz Mountains Passport - one admission per passport. For more information about Santa Cruz Mountains Passport, visit www.scmwa.com or call (831) 685-8463. A limited number of Passports will be available for purchase at the winery for $45.

April Events

Spring Willow Glen Wine Walk

April 14th, Saturday
Willow Glen
2-6pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in the 2018 Spring Willow Glen Wine Walk. Enjoy a stroll in Willow Glen as you get to browse through the stores and taste fabulous wines from wineries of the Santa Cruz Mountains.

We will be pouring at Peninsula Beauty located at 140 Lincoln Ave. For more information or to reserve tickets for this event visit the event website or call 408-298-2100.

13th Annual Los Gatos Spring Wine Walk

April 21st, Saturday
Los Gatos
1:30-5:30pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in the Los Gatos Spring Wine Walk. Stroll through Downtown Los Gatos to enjoy wine tasting and food samples at local shops, restaurants and under the tall trees of Plaza Park. Al will be pouring at WeOlive located at 112 N. Santa Cruz Ave so stop by and say hi! WeOlive will also be featuring several of our wines for sale at a 10% discount during the Wine Walk.

Downtown Campbell Spring Wine Walk

April 26th, Wednesday
Downtown Campbell
6-9pm

Join us as we pour our wines at the Downtown Campbell Spring Wine Walk. We will be located at Ritual Day Spa located at 18 N. Central Ave just off of Campbell Ave.

Attendees can let your wine glass be your guide to the charming shops and eateries of Downtown Campbell on what promises to be a fun-filles Spring evening.

Tickets are $30 per person in advance or $35 on the day of the event though the event does normall sell out in advance. For more information go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spring-wine-walk-downtown-campbell-2017-tickets-32493087700l

May Events

Los Altos Mother's Day Wine Walk

May 11th, Friday
Downtown Los Altos
5-8pm

Grab your favorite mother and head down for an evening of tasting great wine and strolling Downtown Los Altos at the Los Altos Mother's Day Wine Walk

Wine Walk Tickets are $35 in advance. For more information go to Mother's Day Wine Walk.

Saratoga Springtime Wine Stroll

May 12th, Saturday
Downtown Saratoga
2:30-6pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in the Saratoga Spring Wine Stroll at TBD. Enjoy wine tasting in the most beautiful Village in the Valley as you browse through the stores and taste fabulous wines from wineries of the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Wine Stroll Tickets are $45 in advance. For more information go to www.saratogachamber.org or call 408-867-0753.

Spring Downtown Santa Cruz Wine Walk

May 13th, Sunday
Downtown Santa Cruz
3-6pm

Join us as we pour our wines at the Spring 2017 Downtown Santa Cruz Wine Walk. We will be located at Artisans Gallery at 1368 Pacific Ave.

This promises to be an enjoyable Mother's Day afternoon as you enjoy wine tasting while checking out favorite Downtown shops. Check in at Soif Wine Bar and Merchants, 105 Walnut Avenue, for your pass and your glass, and a map of the pouring locations, then enjoy an afternoon of tasting and discovering.

Tickets are limited. Available online HERE $35 in advance / $40 on the day of the event, per person.

Taste of the Mountains Grand Tasting

May 20th, Sunday
Villa Montalvo, Saratoga
1 - 5pm

Join us for Grand Tasting portion of the 2018 wine auction of Silicon Valley and the Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Education Foundation (SCMWEF). The Silicon Valley Wine Auction (SVWA) brings together over 100 of the Santa Cruz Mountains top winemakers and growers, along with Silicon Valley leaders – all committed to our children, our community and our future. All proceeds benefit Silicon Valley Education Foundation and STEM Leadership Institute. This event offers tastings from 40+ Vintners from the Santa Cruz Mountains pouring over 150 wines, an abundance of edible delights and silent auction featuring over 200 wine lots.

Guests are invited to sip, sample and bid! VIP Ticket price is $145 and Regular admission (1-5 PM) is $95. Please contact the SCMWA to purchase tickets in advance at (831)685-8463 or www.scmwa.com/event/silicon-valley-wine-auction-2017.

June Events

Winemaker Sail on the Chardonnay II

June 2nd, Friday
Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor
6:30 – 8:30pm

Enjoy the wines of Roudon-Smith Winery while taking in the stunning views of the California coastline. Join Al for a great evening of wine tasting on the water. Watch the sunset, raise your glasses and give a toast to wine tasting at its finest. Complimentary hors d'ouevres are included. For more information or to sign up for this cruise please contact their office at 831-423-1213 or visit Chardonnay Winemaker Cruise.

Menlo Park Taste of the Mountains

June 3rd, Saturday
Menlo Park
2-5:30pm

The Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Association presents the third annual Taste of the Mountains Wine Walk. All ticket proceeds from the event will benefit the Menlo Park Atherton Education Foundation. Enjoy wines from small, local boutique wineries of the Santa Cruz Mountains poured in various designated tasting locations up and down Santa Cruz Avenue. We will be pouring at TBD. To purchase tickets for this event go to HERE.

San Carlos Summer Wine Stroll

June 11th, Sunday
San Carlos
1-5pm

Join us for a lovely Sunday afternoon in downtown San Carlos enjoying fine wines as you stroll from shop to shop. We will be pouring at TBD.

July Events

Pleasanton Wine Walk

July 15th, Saturday
Pleasanton
5-8pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in the Pleasanton Summer Wine Stroll in the downtown area. Enjoy a lovely summer evening visiting the downtown merchants as you enjoy fabulous wines from local wineries. Al will be pouring at Therapy located at 525 Main Street so stop by and say hi!

Tickets are available for purchase for $40 through Friday, July 15 at Studio Seven Arts and The Rose Hotel and online at PleasantonDowntown.net. If there are tickets still available the night of the event they will be sold for $45 at the event starting location, Firehouse Arts Center at 4444 Railroad Avenue. The ticket price includes tastings and food samples at each location, a commemorative wine glass and a map/listing of tasting locations. Designated driver tickets will be available for $10 the night of the event.

Summer Passport

July 15th, Saturday
Roudon-Smith Winery
12 - 5pm

Due to the relocation of the winery to Gilroy, we will not be participating in this Passport event. We do plan to be in operation for future Passport Saturdays.

7th Annual Sabor del Valle

July 22nd, Friday
San Jose
6:30-11m

We will be pouring our wines at the Sabor del Valle fundraiser at The Mexican Heritage Plaza located at 1700 Alum Rock Avenue. Sabor del Valle raises funds for local nonprofits and changes the lives of the overlooked and underrepresented in the Bay Area by working in collaboration with local vintners and restaurateurs to showcase their delectable creations. For more information go to Sabor del Valle.

Winemaker Sail on the Chardonnay II

July 28th Friday
Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor
6:30 – 8:30pm

Enjoy the wines of Roudon-Smith Winery while taking in the stunning views of the California coastline. Join Al for a great evening of wine tasting on the water. Watch the sunset, raise your glasses and give a toast to wine tasting at its finest. Complimentary hors d'ouevres are included. For more information or to sign up for this cruise please contact their office at 831-423-1213 or visit Chardonnay Winemaker Cruise.

2016 Stanford Art and Wine Summer Stroll

July 30th, Saturday
Stanford Cantor Arts Center
5:30-8:30m

We are looking forward to a pleasant evening as we join fellow alumni for a celebration of art and wine at Stanford! Explore the Cantor Arts Center, visit the new Anderson Collection, and sample a variety of wonderful wines provided by alumni vintners at an outdoor reception in the beautiful Rodin Garden. It will be a special summer evening for Stanford alumni back on the Farm. For more information go to Stanford Art and Wine Stroll.

August Events

Wine Walk Downtown Mountain View

August 2nd, Thursday
Mountain View
5:30-9pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in the Wine Walk Downtown Mountain View. Enjoy a lovely summer evening visiting the merchants of Castro Street as you enjoy fabulous wines from wineries of the Santa Cruz Mountains. Al will be pouring at Omega Tech Fast Repair at 747 W. Evelyn Avenue so stop by and say hi!

Tickets for this event are $35 in advance and $40 the day of the event. For more information check out theevent website.

Santa Cruz First Friday

August 3rd, Friday
Santa Cruz
6-8pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in the monthly First Friday event at Artisans Gallery located at 1368 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz.

Artisans Gallery Sip and Shop

August 5th, Sunday
Santa Cruz
1-5pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating as the gallery's "resident winery" at a series of Sip and Shop events. The gallery is located at 1368 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz (at the corner of Pacific and Cooper and ditrectly behind the Musuem of Art History). So stop in and enjoy tasting our wines as you check out the art!

Los Altos Farmers' Market

August 9th, Thursday
Los Altos
4-8pm

Roudon-Smith will be the featured winery in the wine booth for the Los Altos Farmers’ Market today. The market is located on State Street between 2nd and 4th with fresh local fruits and vegetables, ranch eggs, cut flowers and live plants, bakery items, prepared foods, locally caught fish, and live music. So stop by our wine booth and get a glass of wine to enjoy as you shop the market.

Endless Summer Wine Stroll on Santana Row

August 16th, Thursday
Santana Row
6-9 pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in this endless summer wine stroll benefitting the Bill Wilson Center. A portion of proceeds from the event will benefit Bill Wilson Center, a local nonprofit organization that provides support to homeless and runaway children and young adults. Tickets are $40 and include tastings from Santa Cruz Mountain wineries, light bites, DIY succulent terrariums, exclusive discounts, live music, and more! A Silent Auction to benefit Bill Wilson Center will also be displayed in Santana Row Park. We will be pouring at TBD. For more information go to the event website.

Artisans Gallery Sip and Shop

August 19th, Sunday
Santa Cruz
1-5pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating as the gallery's "resident winery" at a series of Sip and Shop events. The gallery is located at 1368 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz (at the corner of Pacific and Cooper and ditrectly behind the Musuem of Art History). So stop in and enjoy tasting our wines as you check out the art!

Winemaker Sail on the Chardonnay II

August 24th, Friday
Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor
6–8pm

Enjoy the wines of Roudon-Smith Winery while taking in the stunning views of the California coastline. Join Al for a great evening of wine tasting on the water. Watch the sunset, raise your glasses and give a toast to wine tasting at its finest. Complimentary hors d'ouevres are included. For more information or to sign up for this cruise please contact their office at 831-423-1213 or visit Chardonnay Winemaker Cruise

September Events

Los Altos Farmers' Market

September 6th, Thursday
Los Altos
4-8pm

Roudon Smith will be the featured winery in the wine booth for the Los Altos Farmers’ Market today. The market is located on State Street between 2nd and 4th with fresh local fruits and vegetables, ranch eggs, cut flowers and live plants, bakery items, prepared foods, locally caught fish, and live music. So stop by our wine booth and get a glass of wine to enjoy as you shop the market.

Capitola Art and Wine Festival

September 8th and 9th, Saturday and Sunday
Capitola Village
10am - 6pm Sat., 10-5 Sun.

A great way to entertain the family! The Capitola Art Wine Festival combines art, wine, music and food all in Capitola Village by the Sea. Over 185 artists and 16 wineries will participate in this year's Festival. Enjoy great entertainment all weekend!

Eat Drink Los Gatos Wine Walk

September 22nd, Saturday
Los Gatos
1:30-5:30pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in the Eat Drink Los Gatos Wine Walk. Eat Drink Los Gatos is an expanded event which features Los Gatos restaurants selling food to attendees, great live music, local wineries and breweries, and a wine walk - all on a closed N. Santa Cruz Avenue. Al will be pouring at Romantique Lingerie once again. He will actually be located in the courtyard next to the shop on Elm Street near the intersection with University Ave so stop by, enjoy some great wine in the shade, and say hi!

This event is always sold out before the event date. Be sure to register early. For more information check out the event website.

Tres Vinos Fundraiser

September 23rd, Sunday
San Jose
4-5pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in the 7th Annual Tres Vinos fundraiser with 100% of the evening's proceeds going to support the programs of the School of Arts and Culture at the Mexican Heritage Plaza. We will be pouring during the wine tasting hour from 4 until 5 and look forward to a great afternoon!

Downtown Campbell Fall Wine Walk

September 26th, Wednesday
Downtown Campbell
6-9pm

Join us as we pour our wines at the Downtown Campbell Fall Wine Walk. We will be located at Blue Line Pizza located at 415 E. Campbell. Attendees can let your wine glass be your guide to the charming shops and eateries of Downtown Campbell on what promises to be a fun-filled early Fall evening.

Tickets are $38 per person in advance or $45 on the day of the event though the event does normally sell out in advance. For more information go to the event web site.

SVCA Hospitality Awards

September 27th, Thursday
San Jose
5:30-8pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating in the Silicon Valley Concierge Association's 2018 Signature Event where they will recognize the Best of Silicon Valley. This event is at the Cinnabar Hills Golf Club where you will enjoy food and wine while you check out the Silent Auction whose proceeds will provide scholarships to students and programs in Santa Clara County that promote professional Hospitality, Tourism and Event Planning.

Artisans Gallery Sip and Shop

September 30th, Sunday
Santa Cruz
1-5pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating as the gallery's "resident winery" at a series of Sip and Shop events. The gallery is located at 1368 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz (at the corner of Pacific and Cooper and ditrectly behind the Musuem of Art History). So stop in and enjoy tasting our wines as you check out the art!

October Events

Gourmet Grazing on the Green

October 6th, Saturday
Aptos Village Park
12-4pm

Come join Roudon-Smith Winery along with other local vintners and restaurants for a relaxing afternoon of fine food and wine in beautiful Aptos Village Park. This is a fundraiser for The Santa Cruz Cancer Benefit Group and is always a great way to spend the afternoon!

Artisans Gallery Sip and Shop

October 14th, Sunday
Santa Cruz
1-5pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating as the gallery's "resident winery" at a series of Sip and Shop events. The gallery is located at 1368 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz (at the corner of Pacific and Cooper and ditrectly behind the Musuem of Art History). So stop in and enjoy tasting our wines as you check out the art!

Artisans Gallery Sip and Shop

October 28th, Sunday
Santa Cruz
1-5pm

Roudon-Smith Winery will be participating as the gallery's "resident winery" at a series of Sip and Shop events. The gallery is located at 1368 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz (at the corner of Pacific and Cooper and ditrectly behind the Musuem of Art History). So stop in and enjoy tasting our wines as you check out the art!

Winemaker Wednesday

TBD, Wednesday
Shadowbrook Restaurant, Capitola
5-8pm

The unique Shadowbrook restaurant in Capitola will be offering flights of wines (sample-sized portions of each wine) served in the bar along with complimentary hors d’oeuvres and 1/2 Off Discount on all wines from Roudon-Smith Winery. Al Drewke will be in-house 5 p.m.-8 p.m. to answer any of your wine questions. This event is open to the public, but dinner reservations are recommended by calling (831) 475-1511.

Business Office Contact Information

Roudon-Smith Winery
13809 Serra Oaks Court
Saratoga, CA 95070

(408) 313-5229

sales@roudonsmith.com

Tasting Room Hours and Location

Saturday:  TBD or by appointment We are still in the process of identifying a new Tasting Room location so please keep checking as we will announce this in the near future!

 

 

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