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September 24-27
Volvo presents the 6th annual Sunset SAVOR the Central Coast at the historic Santa Margarita Ranch. With a getaway package, guests have access to adventure tours, special events and dinners, and the weekend's main event of culinary adventures and fun. The tours go behind the scenes to explore wineries such as Halter Ranch Vineyards, sustainable farms and the gardens of Paso Robles Inn. On Saturday and Sunday guests can really get their fill of fine wine and epicurean delights. The Marketplace showcases more than 100 wineries, restaurants and food purveyors, and promises unlimited samples of gourmet treats and drinks. Guests will also find cooking demonstrations by celebrity and master chefs, vino tastings and seminars, as well as beer gardens, music entertainment and other special activities. Discover more at the Sunset SAVOR the Central Coast event page
 
Harvest Wine Weekend in Paso Robles, CA October 16-18
Enjoy the 2015 Harvest Wine Weekend in the Paso Robles Wine Country when wineries open their doors for guests to experience their busiest and most exciting time of the year. Wineries welcome guests into their tasting rooms and onto their stomping pads to learn the different tales that each swirl and sip tells about the personalities of wine country. This three-day weekend includes winemaker dinners, special vintage tastings, tours of the vineyards, grape stomps and blending seminars. For the latest information on participating wineries and events, visit www.pasowine.com/events/harvest.php
 

Saturdays & Sundays
On Saturday and Sunday afternoons enjoy Tolosa Winery's special tasting flights, where visitors to the Heritage Room can four wines paired with four gourmet cheeses from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. $18 for Wine Club members; $23 all others. Reservations suggested. For more information, call 805-782-0500 or visit www.tolosawinery.com. Tolosa Winery, 4910 Edna Rd., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, 805-782-0500.
 


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