Wine Walk: Enjoy wine tasting from more than a dozen wineries and bites from local eateries while strolling through downtown Mountain View. 5:30-9 p.m. Aug. 13. $30-$35. http://mountainviewdowntown.com.
Tasting Under the Redwoods: More than 35 restaurants, confectioners, wineries and breweries will serve bites and sips at a benefit for Valley Churches United Missions. Tickets are $40 ($45 at event) and include food and five beer/wine tastings. Additional drink tickets available for purchase. Must be 21 or older. 1-5 p.m. Aug. 9. Roaring Camp Railroads, 5401 Graham Hill Road, Bret Harte Hall, Felton. http://on.fb.me/1Mb2J3b.
Diablo Ballet Gourmet Gallop: Enjoy an evening of wine tasting, cocktails and nibbles during a culinary walking tour through downtown Walnut Creek. New this year -- the evening continues at Pyramid Alehouse with an after-party. 6-9 p.m. Aug. 13. $39-$45. Benefits Diablo Ballet's PEEK Youth Outreach Program. Tickets: www.diabloballet.org/events.
Off-Vineyard Urban Expedition: Take an interactive tour of seven wineries through the Crusher Wine District, "hopping" from one winery to the next for hands-on, behind-the-scenes demonstrations and engaging experiences. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 9. Check in: Meritage Resort and Spa, 875 Bordeaux Way, Napa. $50. http://crusherwine district.com/events.
Food Bank Uncorked: Spend an afternoon in the picturesque Green Valley vineyard region tasting GV Cellars wines paired with treats by Magpies Catering. 1-4 p.m. Aug. 9. 1635 Mason Road, Fairfield. $40. Benefits the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano. www.foodbankccs.org/uncorked.
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