2023 El Dorado Wines Great Out There

Explore one of the world’s most diverse and exhilarating wine regions with the Passport to THE GREAT OUT THERE April 22-23, 2023. Sip and savor award-winning wines while enjoying perfectly paired bites, music, and a bounty of other experiences at more than 20 participating wineries throughout the picturesque foothills of El Dorado County.

$45 – $75

The Golden Road Gathering

El Dorado County Fairgrounds 100 Placerville Drive, Placerville, CA

The Golden Road Gathering on May 12-14, 2023, is a multi-day musical event featuring headliners, bands, and more can't-miss music!

El Dorado County Fair

Don't miss the annual El Dorado County Fair on June 15-18, 2023. This year's theme is Country Nights and Carnival Lights and promises all the family fun and excitement you know and love. From mutton bustin' to live music and much more!

4th of July Family Blast

Celebrate July 4th at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds this year with fireworks, hay mazes, water slides, live music, and more. Bring your propane BBQs, footballs, other games, coolers, and your dancing shoes!

$5 – $75

Farm-to-Fork Dinner at Apple Hill

Enjoy a delicious five-course meal featuring locally grown produce and paired wines from Boeger Winery, Lava Cap Winery, and Madrona Vineyards at the Apple Hill Growers Farm-to-Fork Dinner on August 19, 2023, at Delfino Farms in Apple Hill.


Gold Hill Country Music Festival

The Gold Hill Country Music Festival on September 9, 2023, is a celebration of country music, friends, family and the beautiful foothills of the Sierra! Food trucks, cold beer and line dancing ensure a fantastic day in the sun and a cool night by the lake!

$45 – $95

Placerville Third Saturday Artwalk

Every third Saturday is the Art Walk on Placerville's Main Street from 5-8 pm. Enjoy artist demos, music at the Belltower, wine & drink specials, and more!