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Wine Festival: Grand Tasting

More than 70 wineries come together in the Paso Robles Downtown City Park to showcase their wines during the Grand Tasting.

Wineries at the Grand Tasting will be arranged by “regions” for a seamless and focused tasting experience: Bordeaux-style, Rhône-style, Zinfandel, Burgundian-style, Italian varieties and Other Wild Wines for your tasting pleasure. Plus, food samples and local artisan merchants.

In the picnic area and gazebo, live music will provide the perfect atmosphere for your wine tasting experience.

Ticket Options

Combo:  EARLY BIRD $135 (THROUGH mARCH 15) $145 – RESERVE (Friday, May 17) & Grand Tasting Early Entry (Saturday, May 18, 12 – 4 p.m.)

Early Entry:  Early Bird $80 (Through March 15)  $90 – Grand Tasting Early Entry (Saturday, May 18, 12 – 4 p.m.)

General Admission (GA):  Early Bird $60 (Through March 15)  $70 – Grand Tasting Entry (Saturday, May 18, 1 – 4 p.m.)

Locals Only: $50 – Grand Tasting Entry (Saturday, May 18, 1 – 4 p.m.); Expires March 15, 2019

SLO County residents are encouraged to take advantage of our special Locals Only pricing ($20 savings!). Please enter your local zip code (corresponding to your credit card) in the “Have an access key?” field at the bottom of the Get Tickets page, and click “Unlock” to show the hidden Locals Only ticket. The access key field is on the bottom left of the screen.

Designated Driver: $25  – Grand Tasting Entry (Saturday, May 18, 12 – 4 p.m.); entry, food bites and non-alcoholic beverages.

PARTICIPATING WINERIES:
Adelaida Vineyards & Winery, Allegretto Wines, Ancient Peaks Winery, Beyond The Pale, Bodega de Edgar, Bodegas Paso Robles, Bushong Vintage Company, Calcareous Vineyard, Caliza Winery, Cass Winery, Castoro Cellars, Chronic Cellars Winery Inc., Cloak & Dagger Wines, Copia Vineyards and Winery, Cordant | Nelle, Dark Star, Derby Wine Estates, Donati Family Vineyard, Dunning Vineyards Estate Winery, Ecluse Wines, Eos Winery, Field Recordings., Glunz Family Winery & Cellars, Grey Wolf & Barton Family Wines, Halter Ranch Vineyard, HammerSky Vineyards, Harmony Cellars, Hearst Ranch Winery- Paso Robles, Hoyt Family Vineyards, Hunt Cellars, J Dusi Wines, J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines, Jack Creek Cellars, JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery, Le Vigne Winery, Locatelli Vineyards & Winery, Lone Madrone, Minassian-Young Vineyards, Niner Wine Estates, Opolo Vineyards, PasoPort / Per Caso Cellars / Pendrays DIstillery, Peachy Canyon Winery, Pear Valley Vineyard & Winery, Powell Mountain Cellars, Rails Nap, Rasmussen Vineyard & Winery, Rava Wines + Events, Riboli Family of San Antonio Winery, Riverstar Vineyards, Robert Hall Winery, Rotta Winery, Sea Shell Cellars, Sextant Wines, Still Waters Vineyards, SummerWood Winery, Tablas Creek Vineyard, Thacher Winery, The Fableist Wine Co., Tooth & Nail Winery, Victor Hugo Winery, Villa Creek Cellars, Villa San-Juliette Vineyard & Winery, Vina Robles Vineyards & Winery, Vino Vargas, Wild Horse Winery & Vineyards, Windward Vineyard, Zenaida Cellars, Austin Hope & Treana Tasting Cellar

Artisan Vendors include: 

Blueberry Jewelry, El Rancho Carpintero, Ellis Charm & Design, Horse & Man Jewelry, JAW Leather goods, Olive & Poppy, Wine Table Guy.


Tickets are NOT available for purchase by visiting or calling the Alliance office or participating partners. Please use the links above to purchase tickets. ALL TICKET HOLDERS MUST BE AT LEAST 21 YEARS OF AGE; ID will be required to enter. All tickets sold separately. Although adorable, pets are not allowed at the event. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE. The event will be held, rain or shine. Service fees are included in ticket prices above.

If still available day-of, tickets will be an additional $10 per ticket price at the door (example – General Admission 1 – 4 p.m. would be $80).