Live Music Every Friday 5-8p, Happy Hour 2-for-1 glasses of wine from 7-8p

December 7th Pianist for all occasions Paula Arlich

December 14th Father and son piano duo, classics to pop Son and Reynolds

December 21st Rock and Blues for your dancin' shoes John January and Linda Berry Duo

December 28th Country music Ben Bostick

Temecula Live Music Sundays 2-5p

December 2nd Guitar. Keys. Bass. Drums. Vocals. Sound. Looping. Dylan Keawe

December 9th lyric-based, melodic sound and soaring vocals Astra Kelly

December 16th acoustic soul/rock Tim Apple

December 23rd Carlson and Clark Flamenco Duo

December 30th acoustical guitarist Don Brennan

NEW Daily Tours, 11am.  $40pp (Wine club price $36pp)

Production and vineyard tour followed by wine and food pairings.  Reservations required.  Call 951.767.8398 or email TODAY!

Cougar Meets Italy, January 16th and 17th

Enjoy the “4th Annual Cougar Meets Italy” movie and wine-judging event at Cougar Vineyard & Winery in Temecula!

Wednesday, January 16, the winery and guests will preview the “Bottle Shock” movie and then, Thursday, everyone will relive it!
Wednesday, January 16th, 6-8pm – Movie Night:
• Viewing of “Bottle Shock” in the Barrel Room
• A glass of Cougar wine
• All the popcorn you can eat

Thursday, January 17th, 6-9pm – The Main Event:
• Professional, double-blind wine judging comparing Cougar wines with their Italian counterparts using the UC Davis 20-point scale
• Audience wine tasting and judging with the same wines
Announcement of the wine judging results and Peoples' Choices for each varietal
• Four-Course dinner
• Cougar Logo Wineglass to commemorate the Event
• Musical Accompaniment by Don Brennan

Cougar Craft Night is Wednesday, January 23rd 4-6p

January craft night is a very big Cali state wooden sign with the bear and starWe're making a Cali state wooden BIG sign and another TBD choice craft.  Samples displayed at the after the December craft night. 

All materials needed to create your sign will be provided plus expert help from The Craft Barrel ladies! 

Craft, sip and nibble the afternoon away! 

Wine club $40pp, Non-wine club $45pp.

Annual TVWA Barrel Tasting Saturday, January 26 and Sunday, January 27, 11:00a - 4:00p

Enjoy unfinished barrel and tank wine samples, as well as finished and newly released wines, at this once-a-year barrel tasting event. Wineries will perfectly pair delectable food samplings with their wines. Choose a one-day ticket to experience visits at up to 18 wineries or double your fun with a two-day ticket and enjoy up to 36 wineries! Your ticket includes a one-time visit at each winery and wine and food samplings.

Be sure to purchase the Saturday or Both day tickets so that you can visit Cougar on Saturday.  Winery participation is for one of the two days.  Tickets are on sale right now for this fun event.  $88 for Saturday or Sunday Only; or $138 for a two day pass. Pre-Sale tickets will be offered at $10 off until December 17. Inter-winery and member pricing will be available so stay tuned for information on this.

Guest Check-in time: 10:30am to 1:00pm Only (Location TBA)

All Tickets must be purchased online through

St. Patty's Day 5k/15k, Sunday March 17th

Our Annual race, managed by Sandy Feet, starts and ends at the winery.  Enjoy a glass of green bubbly for those 21+ after your cool down.  Always a good time for all.  Don't forget to wear your green!

Big Red Fest, Sunday April 28th 10-5p

Our Annual De Portola Wine Trail Event is always a sell out!  Get your tickets today by visiting

Holiday Parties, Wine Country Family Reunions, Rehearsal Dinners, and Employee Appreciation Parties

Contact us for our options to celebrate!