Arrowood Vineyards & Winery offers a relaxed, country farm house setting complete with a kid-friendly tasting room. After the kidsdig through the toy chest in the tasting room while you enjoy your wine, have a family picnic outside to take in the serene setting.
14347 Sonoma Highway, Glen Ellen, CA 95442. Hours:10am-4:30pm or call for a winery tour appointment; Rates: Tasting $5-$10.
BENZIGER FAMILY WINERY, SONOMA
Benziger Family Winery, known for its organic and biodynamic winegrowingpractices, offers hourly tours, picnic grounds, and a playground and bird zoo for the kids. The breathtaking garden grounds are busy with visitors and the winery even offers barbecue facilities byreservation only.
1883 London Ranch Rd., Glen Ellen, CA 95442. Hours: 10am-5pm; Rates: Tasting $10-15; tours are offered at an additional cost.
LARSON FAMILY WINERY, SONOMA
TheLarson Family Winery grounds will take you back to the days of cowboys and rodeos. Picnic tables, a bocce ball court, plenty of picnic space, and a variety of farm animals make this Sonoma winery agreat place for adults and kids alike.
23355 Millerick Rd., Sonoma, CA 95476. Hours: 10am-5pm; Rates: Tasting $5.00, which is refundable if you buy a bottle.
Bocce Ball court, picnic area, and horse-drawn wagon rides on summer Saturdays make this winery an ideal destination for wine tasters with kids in tow. The mission-style grounds alsofeature a large pond and plenty of outdoor space for kids to run around.
101 Adobe Canyon Rd., Kenwood, CA 95452. Hours: 10:30am-4:30pm; Rates: Tasting $5-$15.
ZACA MESA,SANTA BARBARA
A large chess set and a family-friendly atmosphere makes this winery a great place to visit. Hike up to the top of the hillside to keep kids occupied, or bring a picnic basket to enjoy...