No weekend plans? Head to Sarah’s Vineyard in Gilroy, 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 16, for a “Release Party” for its 2005 Syrah Besson Vineyard.
Enjoy newly spiffed up picnic grounds that include regulation-length bocce ball courts. The party will feature live music, appetizers, and a vertical tasting of the 2003, 2004, and 2005 Besson Vineyard Syrah.
Price is $10 for Wine Club members; $15 for the general public. Call the tasting room at (408) 847-1947 to reserve a spot.