events

May 2018

  • May 19,  Garrod's Spring Classic Vaulting Festival, 8:30-4:30. Garrod Farms is hosting the annual Garrod's Spring Classic Vaulting Festival here at the ranch!   Vaulting is the sport of gymnastics on horseback; it's quite exciting!  Come watch local and visiting athletes compete.  There will also be a concessions stand supporting Mt. Eden Vaulters in the Cutting Shed next to the Tasting Room.  Parking will be limited.  For more information, visit  Mt Eden Vaulting Club
  • May 20,  Music at the Vineyards, Sundays, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. - 27 Strings - Traditional and Contemporary Bluegrass Spend your Sunday afternoon sipping wine in the fresh air under beautiful old trees, listening to music like it's a private little concert just for a select group - which is exactly what this IS!  Bring some cheese and crackers, or a picnic, buy a bottle of wine, and enjoy the afternoon.  The series continues through the fall. Please note our ABC regulations: No Outside Alcoholic Beverages - which means the only alcoholic beverages allowed are Cooper-Garrod wines - on the property!  Thank you for cooperation in advance!  For more information on our picnic area, please read our picnic area policy.
  • May 24, Wine Club Release Party, 5-7 PM.  Wine Club Members Only.  Are you a wine club member here at Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards?  Then join us on Thursday evening for our second release party of 2018!  Enjoy light appetizers and the first tastes of our club-exclusive wines while mingling with members of the Cooper and Garrod families and staff, learning more about the making of the wine.  Complimentary for the wine club member and one guest; additional guests can be added for a small fee.  Reservations required; be in touch with our Club Manager, Cory Bosworth, or call our Club Hotline at 408-867-8446 with your RSVP!  
  • May 27, Sunday, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. - Don Nick - Smooth Jazz. Spend your Sunday afternoon sipping wine in the fresh air under beautiful old trees, listening to music like it's a private little concert just for a select group - which is exactly what this IS!  Bring a picnic, or purchase some cheese and crackers from us along with a bottle of wine, and enjoy the afternoon.  The series continues through the fall. Please note our ABC regulations: No Outside Alcoholic Beverages - which means the only alcoholic beverages allowed are Cooper-Garrod wines - on the property!  Thank you for cooperation in advance!  For more information on our picnic area, please read our picnic area policy.

June 2018

  • June 2, Walk with the Winemaker, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Come walk into our Chardonnay vineyard and we'll discuss the growing cycle.  Continue through the crush pad, tank farm, and barrel room. This is your chance to ask what's current in the process. Finish up in the tasting room to see what comes of it all!  The tour is complimentary and designed for smaller groups; groups over 8 should consider a private tour.  $15 tasting fee for a flight of current releases.  
  • June 2,  Music at the Vineyards, Saturday, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. - Foggy Memory Spend your afternoon sipping wine in the fresh air under beautiful old trees, listening to music like it's a private little concert just for a select group - which is exactly what this IS!  Bring some cheese and crackers, or a picnic, buy a bottle of wine, and enjoy the afternoon.  The series continues through the fall. Please note our ABC regulations: No Outside Alcoholic Beverages - which means the only alcoholic beverages allowed are Cooper-Garrod wines - on the property!  Thank you for cooperation in advance!  For more information on our picnic area, please read our picnic area policy.  
  • June 3,  Music at the Vineyards, Sundays, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.  Featuring the Johnny Neri Duo - Acoustic Classic Rock. Spend your Sunday afternoon sipping wine in the fresh air under beautiful old trees, listening to music like it's a private little concert just for a select group - which is exactly what this IS!  Bring some cheese and crackers, or a picnic, buy a bottle of wine, and enjoy the afternoon.  The series continues through the fall. Please note our ABC regulations: No Outside Alcoholic Beverages - which means the only alcoholic beverages allowed are Cooper-Garrod wines - on the property!  Thank you for cooperation in advance!  For more information on our picnic area, please read our picnic area policy.