The 2016, Livermore Wine Country; Downtown Street Fest, the East Bay’s premiere festival, will be held on April 30 and May 1, 2016 in the Nationally Acclaimed Downtown Livermore, CA. 2009 Winner of the Great American Main Street Award from the National Trust Main Street Center.
Dates and Times
April 30, 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
May 1: 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Attendance: 150,000 + over the two days
Area size: 8 City Blocks; First Street from Maple to O Streets, Second Street from k to N Streets. All cross streets in between.
3 Locations for Beer and Wine Tasting:
- Cluster 1 – Livermore Avenue between First St. and Railroad Avenue
- Cluster 2 – First and L Street
- Cluster 3 – First and O Street
18 Livermore Valley Wineries : Including but not limited to; Concannon Vineyards, Save Me San Francisco, Flip Flop Wines, Cupcake wines and Chloe and Wente Vineyards
15+ Craft Brews; Major Sponsoring Brewery – Eight Bridges and Sierra Nevada Brewing Company
Arts and Crafts Vendors – Over 250 Artisans and Crafters, both local and National.
Festival Food Vendors – Traditional Festival Fare will be available throughout the festival with a food court on M Street
New This Year
Chillin’ On K – K Street Merchants will be hosting a party within the party called “Kickin’ On K”. There will be live music sponsored by The Cave Downtown and Affinity Day Spa. Saturday from 1 to 5 PM, Jazz with Secret Tattoo and Sunday, Rock with The Uptown Six. Caricature Artist will be there both days.
For the Love of Dance – Livermore School of Dance hosts at stage at L and Second Street that highlights the major dance and music talent of our local youth. Jazz, Hip Hop, Ballet and bands will entertain the audiences both days!
Two Festival Stages – 12 bands playing over the weekend. We have gathered an eclectic collection of Jazz, Blues, Country, Classic Rock, Top 40, Indie Rock and much more! Stage Locations – Livermore and Railroad Avenue, First and N Street
Downtown Livermore offers a wide array of specialty boutique shopping options. Our locally owned businesses will be offering special giveaways, deals and unique experiences to showcase their amazing locations that are ready to meet your needs every day in downtown Livermore.
Downtown Livermore has a real passion for outdoor dining. Our streets and sidewalks are lined with outdoor dining offering culinary excellence from our restaurants that are globally inspired and locally enhanced. If you choose to get in out of the sun, our dining rooms range from casual fun to graceful elegance.
Early Bird, Discounted Wine and Beer Tasting Packages – ($5.00 discount)
Beer Tasting Package – $25.00
Wine Tasting Package – $35.00
Weekend of Wine and Beer Tasting Packages –
Beer Tasting Package – $30.00
Wine Tasting Package – $40.00
Sales Booths located at all 3 Tasting Clusters
Livermore Downtown Inc.
The Livermore Wine Country Festival is produced by Livermore Downtown Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit, dedicated to the economic vitality of downtown Livermore. Livermore Downtown Inc. is Certified by the National Trust Mainstreet Center, a project of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
This festival is our largest fundraiser of the year, with funds utilized to provide marketing and promotion support, business education, downtown design support and for business recruitment and retention programs. By supporting our efforts, over 300 businesses, locally owned entrepreneurs in the downtown core, are assisted to sustain and grow in our commercial district.
We are very thankful for the following sponsorship support!
So Unique Painting & Decorating
Double Barrel Wine Bar
Livermore Toyota and Scion
City of Livermore
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Premium Sponsors & Partners
Eight Bridges Brewing, Inc.
Bay Area News Group
Bay Home & Window
WAXIE Sanitary Supply
Supervisor Scott Haggerty, District 1 – Bike Valet Sponsor
LARPD – Bike Valet Sponsor
Bay Area Air Quality Management
Bike East Bay
Bay Area Air Quality
Home Site Services
BIKE VALET – Ride that bike to the festival and have the Livermore Area Recreation and Parks District keep an eye on it for you in the bike valet on Livermore Avenue between First and Second Street. Sponsored in Partnership with Alameda County District 1 Supervisor; Scott Haggerty.
Rally Bus has joined our festival!
Book your seat for travel to Livermore Wine Country Downtown Street Fest safely without the hassles of driving, parking or navigating traffic. Invite friends to join you on a high-end bus with on-board restrooms and other amenities.
For list of cities where they will be transporting to the festival, go to http://rallybus.net/livermore-wine-country-festival/
We Thank you in advance for drinking responsibly! Public Intoxication will not be tolerated. Outside Alcohol will be confiscated. MUST have valid ID to participate, regardless of age. Taxi information is available at all tasting locations.