Passport Celebration Day Winery Activities 2024 - Wines of the Santa Cruz Mountains
santa cruz mountains passport days

Exclusive offers and winery activities on Passport Celebration Day – Saturday, May 18


Passport Celebration Day is coming up fast and the wineries of the Santa Cruz Mountains can’t wait to welcome you! All the fun will be at the wineries. Wondering what to do now?! Check out this easy-to-use map and start planning your route! Passport Celebration Day is the perfect opportunity to check out wineries that are rarely open to the public or only open on Passport Celebration Days. You can also meet other wine passport holders!

Keep in mind that some wineries require a reservation. Please read each winery’s page in your passport before you set off or review the quick overview of what each winery offers here. If you have any questions about a winery’s offer, feel free to call the winery ahead of time. To give you a bit of planning inspo, here’s a list of some of the exciting offers and activities you can expect on Passport Celebration Day. Happy tasting!

NEW! You can now go tasting at Aptos Vineyard and *House Family Vineyards (*reservation required) during regular business hours AND on Passport Celebration Day! Lago Lomita Vineyards is also now accepting passports—no reservation required on Passport Celebration Day.

Note: Beauregard Vineyards is open for tasting by reservation only for the May Passport Celebration Day. Doon to Earth is closed and Charmant Vineyards is no longer accepting passports.

  • Bargetto Winery As a special treat, we will offer a barrel sample on Passport Celebration Day! This is a tasting experience you don’t want to let pass you by. Passports are available for purchase whenever the winery is open, including on Passport Celebration Days.
  • Beauregard Vineyards For the May Passport Celebration Day May 18, we are also having our wine club pick up party so we are open by reservations only on that day. Passport holders can enjoy our pairing flight at club price at $35.00 per person.
  • Chaminade Resort & Spa Join us at the beautiful Chaminade Resort from 12pm-4pm for a Rosé bar featuring SCM producers while you enjoy sweeping views of the Monterey Bay and Santa Cruz! Passports are available for purchase at Chaminade only on Passport Celebration Days.
  • Cooper-Garrod Vineyards at Garrod Farms Come join us for a gorgeous spring day of live music on the patio from 1-3 pm by the incredible Andrew Boyd!
  • Four Points by Sheraton, Scotts Valley Plan your visit to this new stop conveniently located between San Jose and Santa Cruz and taste a selection of SCM wines from 12:30pm-4pm. Enjoy our indoor and outdoor lounge areas and a special menu of seasonal bites for passport holders. Passports are available for purchase at Four Points only on Passport Celebration Days.
  • Gali Vineyards will have music by The Sun Messengers from 3-5pm. and meet the artist 2-5pm. Katerina (Nina) Capetanos.
  • Inversion Wines Enjoy mouth-watering sandwiches, fish and chips, Philly nacho fries and more from S&B food truck, conveniently parked in front of our tasting room from 2-7pm. Don’t miss this treat!
  • Lago Lomita Vineyards is now accepting passports—no reservation required on Passport Celebration Day. Come and join us from 12pm-4pm on May 18!
  • Silver Mountain Vineyards Enjoy El Trio Extra Large, local Santa Cruz band members from Extra Large playing popular tunes at Silver Mountain Vineyards! Start time 1:30 p.m. Picnics encouraged.

Watch this space – more exciting offers and activities will be added every week leading up to Passport Celebration Day!

Save the Date! The next Passport Celebration Days is Saturday, October 19.

Subscribe to our mailing list