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30 MILES FROM SACRAMENTO

2 HOURS FROM THE SF BAY AREA

25 BOUTIQUE WINERIES

15 CRAFT BREWERIES

1 CRAFT DISTILLERY

Just a short drive from Sacramento and accessible from both Interstate 80 and Hwy 65, the Placer Wine & Ale Trail is that authentic experience you are looking for in the Sacramento Region’s Farm to Fork scene. 25 wineries, 15 craft breweries and dozens of tap rooms, wine bars, eateries and more!  Use this site to link to the area’s best culinary experiences - whether for local wine, craft beer, spirits, food or specialty products, Placer has it all! Discover the people, places and stories that put the Placer Wine & Ale Trail...At the Intersection of Food, Drinks and Fun!

Don’t Miss Destinations – Placer

  • The Placer Wine Trail – Placer’s small, rural wineries offer a relaxing and safe environment to get outdoors and enjoy some socially-distanced leisure time! 
  • Auburn Springhill Suites  invites you to stay in our Brand New Luxury Property and make the most of your Getaway, by taking advantage of one of the exclusive partner packages!
  • Placer Valley – Don’t pass up a chance to relax and enjoy, there is no shortage of things to do and places to stay in the Placer Valley!
  • Historic Roseville – Downtown Roseville is the historic hub of the Foothills and boasts a vibrant collection of restaurants, shops, galleries and essential services that appeal to locals and visitors alike. GoDowntownRoseville.com
  • Auburn has gone from a quaint outpost for antiques to a vibrant city with a mix with modern boutiques, award winning restaurants, craft breweries, wineries, and distilleries. Downtown Auburn, CA | Discover More Than Gold
  • Placer County’s 400-square miles of gorgeous California landscape makes every moment an opportunity for adventure. Whether you’re paddling against white-water rapids or exploring the thriving agricultural, beer and wine scene, Placer County is the gateway for outdoor adventure and discovery.
  • Auburn Alehouse – Great craft beer, great food and great craft cocktails.
  • Auburn Holiday Inn & Max’s Restaurant – A great place to stay just minutes from The Placer Wine Trail. (Holiday Inn)

Placer Wine & Ale Trail – Sips & Suds Summer Passport

Celebrate The Placer Wine & Ale Trail and local craft wine & beer industries! Purchase a $35 summer passport giving you access to complimentary tastings or other specials and experiences at participating Placer County Wineries & Breweries. Purchase a Passport and be invited to an exclusive “Sips & Suds Winemaker & Brewers BBQ” featuring local wine & beer, live music, games, artisan vendors and a gourmet BBQ at Gold Hill Gardens in Newcastle – right in the middle of the Trail!

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Fathers Day Weekend

Take dad out on the trail for a relaxing day in local wine country.

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Placer Wine & Ale Trail – Sips & Suds Summer BBQ

Winemaker & Brewer hosted libation celebration and BBQ for Summer Passport holders.

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