Food and Drink Events
These are a sampling of some of the great food and drink-centered events held in the Delta region every year – for the foodie and connoisseur in everyone!
Lodi Wine & Chocolate Weekend
Mmm, mmm… wine and chocolate. A match made in heaven and Lodi every February!
Stroll downtown Lodi with a glass in hand and nibbles to eat.
San Joaquin Asparagus Festival
All things asparagus are celebrated at this annual festival held in April. Not just limited to those tasty green stalks, offerings include entertainment, a health and wellness fair, kids’ events, vendors, craft beer, wines, and much more!
ZinFest Wine Festival
One of the most celebrated of California’s grapes, Zinfandel is feted each May at Lodi Lake Park with tastings from over 40 wineries, music, BBQ, and entertainment. Sign up for the ZinFest Cooking School or just relax and enjoy.
Crawdads galore at this annual festival that features not just freshwater crayfish but enough gumbo and jambalaya to sink the State of Louisiana!
Courtland Pear Fair
There’s nothing quite like biting into a ripe juicy pear! Join in the fun with a parade, arts and crafts, children’s activities, wine tasting, and a beer garden.
Sacramento River Delta Grown Passport Weekend
Take a leisurely drive or bike ride from farm to winery to experience the delights of rural Delta life! Always held on the second weekend in August, the Passport Weekend is the ideal time to get to know the Delta region.
Taste of the Delta
Held at Tower Park Marina, the Taste of the Delta is a fundraiser for the Delta Chambers and features wineries, restaurants, and local artists and artisans.
Sip Savor Lodi
Sip and savor the wines of the Lodi appellation.
Lodi Grape Festival
Arts and crafts, kids’ events, food and wine. What’s not to like?!
Pumpkins in the Pears
Bring the kids to the annual pumpkin patch at Steamboat Acres.