Whether it’s a grand gala or an intimate, quiet embrace – there is something for everyone looking to toast the New Year.
Carol’s at Baily Winery is offering a celebration for early birds from 5 to 9 p.m. on Dec. 31. Guests will dine at Bacchus Hall and dance to the music of Fandango. A four-course dinner includes complimentary glass of champagne. Cost is $40 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Call 951-676-9243 for reservations.
South Coast Winery Resort & Spa will treat patrons to the Fire & Ice New Year’s Eve event, featuring a four-course wine & food pairing dinner, along with live entertainment. Guests are invited to “chill” for a while – overnight stay packages are available. The party is planned for 6 p.m. to 12 a.m. Call 800-730-5042 to reserve your spot.
Wilson Creek Winery is offering Jet-Setting Rockin’ New Year’s Eve Celebration from 7 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. on Dec. 31. Guests will wrap around the world without ever stepping foot on a plane, train or automobile. Cost is $160 per person, plus gratuity and tax and includes a four-course dinner, a hosted wine and champagne bar pouring only the finest and the chance to groove to the electric, funky, soul sounds of Sibling Rivalry.
Wiens Family Cellars will transport guests to “The Great Gatsby” era when its Event Pavilion is transformed into a 1920s speakeasy. The party is planned for 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. on Dec. 31. Welcome the New Year at this after-dinner event that includes dancing, appetizers and more.
Ponte Winery will keep it quiet and romantic with an intimate New Year’s Eve dinner celebration from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Call 951-252-1770 for reservations.
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