Matanzas Creek Visit Us

The unique character and beauty of Matanzas Creek's winery, vineyards, lavender field and gardens have earned the Estate worldwide recognition as a premier California wine country destination. We invite you to stroll the grounds, play a game of bocci or enjoy our picnic areas. Fee is waived with purchase from your tasting or by signing up to be a member of our wine club.

Our Tasting Room is open daily from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Wine Tasting Experiences

Tasting til' Twilight
May 2nd through September 26th (excluding June 26th & 27th)

The tasting room will remain open until 6:30 p.m. on Friday & Saturday evenings for guests to enjoy wine tastings, picnicking, bocce ball or just relax in the beauty of Matanzas Creek Winery.

Live music Friday Nights:

  • Friday August 28th
    Avalanche (Liz & Don Glattly) an Acoustic Duo - Violin and Guitar
  • Friday September 4th
    Tim Nelson - Jazz Piano
  • Friday September 11th
    Keith Andrew - Jazz Guitar
  • September 18th & 25th

Wine Tasting at the Tasting Bar: $10 & $15 per person
Daily from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm

Taste 4 to 6 of our finest wines at our Tasting Room bar, hosted by one of our hospitality staff.
No appointment needed for up to 8 people.

Artisan Cheese & Wine Pairing: $25 per person
Daily at 10:30 am to 3:30 pm

Exclusive access to limited production wines perfectly paired with local cheeses. This is a special opportunity to experience exceptional pairings with our limited release wines.
No appointment needed for up to 4 people.
Reservations request for groups of 5 or more.


Tour Experiences

Special Occasion

By Reservation Only

Would you like us to reserve a table for you for a special occasion?
Picnic tables are available for groups or private parties. Wine tasting with a group of friends or with someone special? Call us in advance and we'll reserve a private table and have a bottle of wine waiting for you. (Many have found our location to be ideal for a marriage proposal or sharing special news.) Give us a call, and we'll help you plan the perfect experience.

Unfortunately, we cannot host non-winery based special events (e.g. corporate dinners, weddings, etc.)

Estate Tour and Tasting: $25 per person
Daily at 10:30 am

This 60-minute tour highlights the hidden gem that makes Matanzas Creek Winery sparkle. Guests will learn what makes Bennett Valley a unique grape growing region, the winery's history and our wine making techniques. The tour includes a walk through our sprawling Estate gardens and famous lavender fields, a peak into the cellar and concludes with a formal wine tasting.

Private Tasting and Tours for Groups of 8 or more:

$15 - $40 per person

By Reservation only

We can accommodate groups larger than eight by appointment only. Group tasting options include indoor or outdoor-seated tastings, outdoor or indoor tasting bar, Estate Tour, wine and cheese pairings, and our picnic area.
Please book 48 hours in advance. Pre-payment is required.

To make your appointment/reservations for a memorable tour and/or wine tastings, please call Nancy at 707-521-7016 or Brad at 707 521-7033 or email info@matanzascreek.com

View our picnicking guidelines (PDF)

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