WINE, CRAB & MUSHROOMS FESTIVAL

CRAB, WINE & BEER FEST

JANUARY 2019 ~ MENDOCINO COUNTY

Mendocino County appreciates its relationship with the forest and sea by celebrating their harvests! Throughout Mendocino County, restaurants, winemakers, and even the fishermen welcome locals and visitors alike to join in celebrating. Enjoy crab and seafood specialties with pairings of a wide variety of locally-crafted Mendocino wines during this popular festival.

Mendocino's Crab and Wine Days is rated one of America's Top 10 Seafood & Wine Festivals by Coastal Living Magazine. You'll devour the all-you-can-eat crab feeds, winemaker's dinners, wine competitions, crab cruises, cooking classes, family-style cioppino feeds and crab cake cook off and lots of seafood! Many restaurants and Inns are celebrating with specials, and events throughout the county, from the coast to the inland valleys.

JAN 2019 | Mendocino Crab, Wine and Beer Festival


Click for more information on DAILY | Fresh Crab at Little River Inn.
DAILY | Fresh Crab at Little River Inn
Join us at the Little River Inn for breakfast or dinner for delicious dishes prepared with love and crab. Extensive local wines and beers are available for perfect pairing.
Click for more information on DAILY | Explore Big River.
DAILY | Explore Big River
Explore beautiful Big River Estuary by canoe Complimentary map of the estuary with historical and contemporary photographs depicting the history of the beautiful estuary. Rent a mountain bike to explore Mendocino's trails and back roads.
Click for more information on DAILY | Crab and Beer Pairings.
DAILY | Crab and Beer Pairings
Enjoy delicious crab dishes with their award-winning beers. Live Jazz on Saturday and Sunday evening in the Sequoia Room.
Click for more information on Crab at Little River Inn Restaurant.
Crab at Little River Inn Restaurant
Little River Inn, Little River
Annual MUSE(Mendocino Unified School Enrichment) Crab Feed, 6PM
Fresh cracked crab every day! For breakfast or dinner, join the friendliest staff on the coast for creative crustacean delicacies, local wines and beers.
Reservations required
Click for more information on Barrel Tasting 101.
Barrel Tasting 101
Highway 101 in Mendocino County
Partake the future releases of the fine wines of Hopland, Ukiah and Redwood Valley with food and fun in all participating wineries. Tickets entitle you to a commemorative wine glass, and tastings of wines straight from the barrel, with delectable food pairings.
Click for more information on Crab & Crémant.
Crab & Crémant
SKUNK TRAIN, Fort Bragg & Willits
Climb aboard the Skunk Train for this unique, scenic train trip featuring a delectable crab chowder lunch and Scharffenberger Crémant sparkling wine. Gluten-free & dairy-free options available (Navarro Vineyards Grape Juice for those under 21 or not drinking).
Click for more information on Cioppino Dinner .
Cioppino Dinner
Pentecost Hall, Ft Bragg
The giant Cioppino pot brims with seafood and shellfish. Served family-style with Café Beaujolais' bread, tossed salad, dessert, Thanksgiving Coffee, bibs & plenty of napkins! Treat yourself to Mendocino County wines & North Coast Brewing Company beer in the Crabby Bar. Silent Auction & Raffle!
Click for more information on All you can eat Crab.
All you can eat Crab
Crown Hall, Mendocino
Enjoy this big crab feed and entertainment on the coast! All you can eat crab, plus salad, bread, wine, and dessert! Get your tickets early because this event sells out every year. Live entertainment at 8:00PM and Grand Raffle at 9:00PM. $55 for everything.
Click for more information on Crab Cake Cook-Off & Wine Tasting Competition.
Crab Cake Cook-Off & Wine Tasting Competition
Fort Bragg
Mendocino Chefs craft thousands of Cakes for your sampling pleasure! Sip with wines from America's Greenest Wine Region. Taste local fine foods & beverages - all Made in Mendocino! Vote your favorites for the People's Choice Awards. How will the Professional Judges Vote? Prestigious Wine Auction. LIVE Auction with great get-aways. Silent Auction. Raffle.
Click for more information on From Vineyard and Ocean to Table.
From Vineyard and Ocean to Table

Foursight Winemaker Dinner, 7:30pm Join Foursight Wines at Raven's Restaurant for an incredible five-course dinner featuring Foursight wine pairings, and dishes featuring plant-based and seaweed-based 'seafood' dishes.
Click for more information on All-you-can-eat CRAB FEED!.
All-you-can-eat CRAB FEED!
Fort Bragg Fire House, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Includes Crab, Salad, Clam Chowder and Garlic Bread. Beer, Wine, Soft drinks, and a large array of desserts are available for sale. $75.
Fort Bragg Fire House
141 N. Main St., Fort Bragg
707.964.3749 or 707.964.6331
Click for more information on 2nd Crab & Crémant.
2nd Crab & Crémant
SKUNK TRAIN, Fort Bragg & Willits
Climb aboard the Skunk Train for this unique, scenic train trip featuring a delectable crab chowder lunch and Scharffenberger Crémant sparkling wine. Gluten-free & dairy-free options available (Navarro Vineyards Grape Juice for those under 21 or not drinking).
Click for more information on All Aboard Adventures .
All Aboard Adventures
THRU FESTIVAL ~ NOYO HARBOR
Join Captain Tim on the Sea Hawk for whale watching and sport fishing. Sunset, weddings and specialty cruises are our specialty! Plus Karaoke on the Bay Cruises
Click for more information on Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens.
Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens
Daily 9:00AM-4:00PM
A garden for all seasons! Protected from winter winds, our trails take visitors through canopies of budding magnolia trees and vibrant camellia blooms. Stroll along paths lined with early-blooming rhododendrons and rolling hills of heathers. Discover our hidden treasurewild mushrooms speckling the ground as you
Click for more information on Mendocino Art Center.
Mendocino Art Center
Juried Exhibit features their finest works of exceptionally creative, high quality, and much anticipated gallery showing with a wide spectrum of artwork, including paintings, ceramics, sculpture, collage, wearable art, photography and more...
Click for more information on Ricochet Ridge Ranch.
Ricochet Ridge Ranch
Horseback riding along the picturesque Ten Mile Beach, through Redwood forests or ranches overlooking the ocean. Adventure Vacations and daily trail rides for beginner through advanced riders, English or Western.
See the 1 Hour Ride (Most Popular)
Click for more information on Liquid Fusion Kayaking.
Liquid Fusion Kayaking
We are an owner-operated instructional kayak company on the Mendocino Coast and thrive on sharing our love of the outdoors with others. Let us share the magic of kayaking with you, your family and friends.
Click for more information on Gualala Art Center.
Gualala Art Center
This vibrant art center features local art, dolphin gallery and workshops.
Live Music
Art Showings
and other great surprises




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