Annual Downtown San Rafael Hops and Vines Stroll

2022 Dates TBD
2:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Downtown San Rafael, CA

This beer & wine tasting event will feature the numerous new (and established) Downtown breweries/taprooms boutiques and businesses offering tastes, with light refreshments, inside their stores along the Fourth Street corridor to the West End Village.

Hop on and off of our FREE trolley to easily cruise the full length of the event.


The First Annual Downtown San Rafael Hops & Vines Stroll was held on Saturday, July 13 2019 from 2 pm to 7 pm. Celebrating the craft beer and premium wine scene in Marin, the festive tasting event will take place along the San Rafael Downtown Fourth Street corridor through the West End Village and feature a FREE trolley, music and numerous downtown breweries/taprooms, boutiques and businesses offering wine and beer tastings as well as light refreshments inside their establishments.

Attendees 21 and over wishing to participate in the sampling program may purchase advance tickets for $25 at or day-of tickets for $30. The on-site ticket table will be located in the City Plaza at Court Street, 1000 Fourth Street, San Rafael. The last sale of tickets is 6:30 p.m. Eventgoers can hop on and off of the free trolley to easily cruise the full length of the event.

Participants will receive a branded glass and a map with all of the tasting locations. The ticket price includes wine and beer samples at all of the tasting locations. Please note: this is a tasting event and may include snacks at some locations, but we encourage everyone to enjoy the food from one of the local eateries after the event.

Participating breweries/taprooms, boutiques, businesses and wineries include Pond Farm Brewing Co., Tam Commons Tap Room & Kitchen, Iron Springs Public House, Libations Tap Room, Istanbul Rug, Abbot Kinney, Vin Antico, Coutue Revival, Essential Sleep, Marin Jewelers Guild, Pleasures of the Heart, Red Hill Pet Center, Tempest Salon, Bloom Marin, CompagnonBakery, Bohemia, Bella, Art Works Downtown, The Folk Art Gallery, Compagnon Bakery, Whipper Snapper, Ojos de Toro, Wente Vineyards, St Mayhem. Sponsors include Greg Peterson Insurance and State Farm Insurance.