Visit Temecula Valley announces ways to add sizzle this summer with seasonal events and activities throughout the Temecula Valley

Lounge by the pool at The Pool at BOTTAIA Winery

Celebrate summer with festivals, live music, local wine and amazing dining in Temecula Valley Wine Country in Southern California. With special weeknight rates at resorts and hotels in Wine Country, Old Town Temecula and the Pechanga Resort Casino, the Temecula Valley makes the perfect midweek getaway. Southern California’s premier wine region is located just 60 minutes from San Diego, Orange County and Palm Springs, and 90 minutes from Los Angeles.

Summer fun begins with the Temecula Valley Hot Air Balloon and Wine Festival the first weekend of June. Music lovers won’t want to miss the Old Town Music Festival featuring 14 bands on two stages on June 11 and 12. While Temecula is known for wine, the Sushi and Sake Festival July 9 shines the spotlight on this popular Japanese libation. Temecula celebrates America with its annual hometown 4th of July parade and fireworks.

Restaurants in Temecula offer seasonal dishes like cashew-crusted salmon salad in Old Town Baily and refreshing strawberry panna cotta from Vineyard Rose at the South Coast Winery Resort & Spa. Cocktail lovers can indulge in summery drinks like Pretty in Pink at Devilicious Eatery or MMG Mai Tai at Mad Madeline’s Grill. Foodies can also enjoy three weekly meals agricultural markets.

The valley buzzes all summer long with a variety of live music. South Coast Winery Resort & Spa offers its Rhythm on the Vine concerts in July and August, and Thornton Winery presents its popular summer jazz concert series. Pechanga Resort Casino summer headliners include Brad Paisley, Tower of Power, Johnny Mathis, and more.

If the idea of ​​an ideal getaway is nothing more than relaxing by the pool, Temecula Valley has it all. BOTTAIA wine estate, Ponte Vineyard Inn, Carter Estate Winery & ResortEmbassy Suites and Pechanga Creek all offer poolside zen.

To learn more about all the fun of summer in the Temecula Valley and to plan a getaway, visit

About Temecula Valley and Temecula Valley Tour

Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country is a year-round vacation destination serving award-winning wines as well as craft beers and spirits. This is where people live behind the scenes and in the spotlight. Temecula Valley is made up of a community of mavericks and creators who tell their stories, their journey.

The emerging and evolving culinary scene, small-town atmosphere, and outdoor recreation and entertainment in the Temecula Valley Wine Country, Old Town Temecula, and Pechanga Resort Casino culminate in a vibrant destination inspired by the vine.

The Temecula Valley is located in central Southern California, just 60 minutes from San Diego, Orange County and Palm Springs. 90 minutes from Los Angeles.

Visit Temecula Valley is the region’s official tourism marketing organization and resource for visitors. The Visitor Center is located in Old Town Temecula. For more information and visitor assistance, please call (888) 363-2852 or go to Visit

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