Top 8 Things To Do in Temecula Valley During Spring
As spring blossoms in bursts and blooms across Temecula Valley, a plethora of seasonal events and must-dos come alive with the season. From festivals boasting live entertainment to savings opportunities and foodie fare updating with seasonal selections, there is something for everyone to do in Temecula. Explore the Top eight things to do in Temecula Valley this spring:
Explore The Rose Haven Heritage Garden
This garden is home to approximately 1,600 roses; hybrid teas, floribundas, climbers and mini roses. In addition, there are many succulents and xeriscape plant sections. Rose Haven is located at 30592 Jedediah Smith Rd., Temecula. Visitors and photographers are always welcome. The garden is open everyday of the year from sunrise to sunset. Admission is free, Donations accepted.
Vacationers searching for wellness travel are discovering Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country’s pure life experiences. Wellness seekers have personal expectations and varied preferences, but most importantly they want a break from routine and a place to nourish the mind, body, and soul.
The annual taste of Temecula Valley (TOTV) is held the last weekend in April. The TOTV weekend begins with the Friday VIP Dining & Concert Experience, which features chefs and exclusive menu offerings from the area's finest restaurants, wineries, craft brewers, and specialty spirit vendors. The family-friendly, full-day Saturday event features menu selections from the best area restaurants, wineries, craft breweries, and specialty shops -- all For The Kids!
Temecula’s brewery scene is hopping, pun very much intended. With a Temecula Valley ale trail taking shape with prestigious and award-winning brews (including IPAs, stouts, lagers, and pilsners), the scene is hip and exciting, but still small enough to allow for unique meetups and Q&As with local brewmasters at local craft breweries. Consider visiting Temecula’s breweries this May with the return of Craft Brew Month, where participating breweries celebrate the month by offering specials and live events for the beer-lover.
Think wine tasting is just about sips? Think again. Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country hosts a myriad of live events, including an impressive lineup this spring. Don your artist’s hat with Art & Vino class with friends, take a behind-the-scenes tour into the process of wine making, or enjoy live music in the vineyards on select evenings. Happy hour opportunities, tasting packages, and prix-fixe menus make wine tasting a complete epicurean experience.
Foodies, prepare to fall in love with Old Town Temecula. From hip restaurants serving up local ingredient and artisanal offerings, homemade ethnic cuisine, farm-to-table pub dining, slow-food eateries, and even secret speakeasies, Old Town is a foodie haven. The walkable district features a variety of unique, independent and original restaurants that are serving up Spring’s freshest ingredients in instagrammable dishes.
Enjoy Beautiful Spring Blooms
A spring getaway wouldn’t be complete without seeing the gorgeous super bloom happening around Temecula Wine Country and our region. Mount Palomar Winery has a gorgeous blooms in their garden. Another must-see spot is the "Wisteria Lane" at South Coast Winery Resort & Spa. These flowers have reached their peak bloom cycle and can only be experienced in patches. Other places to see wisteria vines include: Miramonte Winery, Lorimar Winery, Lumiere Winery, Robert Renzoni Vineyards & Winery, Somerset Winery, and Palumbo Winery.
Did the winter-time blues get you down? Bring back the spring break you grew up loving with a mid-week stay in Temecula that boasts an exclusive money-saving special on the wine tasting you crave. Available for midweek use only, the SIP Temecula Weekday Passport gives you the chance to taste award-winning wines from a variety of Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country vineyards with fewer crowds and fewer dollars. Passport holders also gain access to special opportunities in addition to standard wine tasting flights at five of 25 participating wineries.