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UNWINED Wine Tour to Napa Valley Wineries – UPDATED 2022

logo: UNWINED[UPDATE: According to the San Jose Mercury News, in 2015 UNWINED moved out of Almaden and joined forces with Flight Wine & Food in Cupertino.]

Join Cesar from UNWINED for a tour of select Napa Valley wineries. You will go by bus to a variety of wineries, including Alpha Omega, Silver Oak, Turnbull Wine Cellars, and V. Sattui Winery.

The wine tour is Saturday, November 6, 2010, from 10am to 6pm. Meet in the parking lot at UNWINED in Almaden Valley.

Breakfast will be provided prior to the bus departure, which will be at 10:30am. Lunch will be available for purchase at the V. Sattui Winery.

The price is $75 per person. Wine tasting fees are an additional $15-$20 at each winery and applied towards any wine purchase. Register online to reserve your seats (the tour bus accommodates 54 passengers).

Fundraiser for San Jose Jazz at UNWINED in Almaden Valley – UPDATED 2022


Come support San Jose Jazz, a 22 year old public benefit organization dedicated to promoting jazz music through performance and education. San Jose Jazz finds itself short on funding this year and may not survive long enough to put on this year’s San Jose Jazz Festival.

If you have attended any of the more than 200 weekly Jazz performances at UNWINED, please consider purchasing a ticket to this event to help support this very worthy cause. An “All-Star” Jazz band will be performing. Tickets are $30 per person and include wine tasting and light appetizers.

The fundraiser is at UNWINED in Almaden Valley on Sunday, May 16, 2010, 4-7pm. For more information about the event and to purchase tickets please send an email to

Ballroom Dancing at Almaden Yoga on Saturday Nights – UPDATED 2022

Ballroom Dancing at Almaden YogaLooking for something to do on Saturday nights that is close to home? Go to Ballroom Dancing class at Almaden Yoga.

Learn a new elegant dance each week. The Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Rumba, Cha-Cha, East Coast Swing, Hustle, Meringue, Night Club Two Step, and West Coast Swing.

The class is taught by Daniel, an experienced, fun-loving social ballroom teacher. Bring a partner or come by yourself, either way you’ll have a blast! Tell your friends and spread the word.

Almaden Yoga is next to UNWINED Wine Bar and Elements Restaurant. After dancing enjoy 50% off your first glass of wine at UNWINED. Or have dinner at Elements Restaurant – bring this coupon for up to $10 off.

Ballroom dancing at Almaden Yoga starts Saturday, April 10, 2010, 7-8pm. $15 drop-in per person. [EVENT IS CLOSED]

Free Solar Power Seminars by Akeena Solar – Spring 2010 – UPDATED 2022

Akeena SolarAkeena Solar is holding free educational solar power seminars in Almaden Valley. The following topics will be covered:

  • How a solar power system works
  • Residential solar system case study
  • Optimized solar energy photovoltaic system
  • Return on investment, rebates, incentives, and financial strategies
  • How to choose a solar power solution
  • Go solar now for as low as $1,000 down

The seminar is being held at UNWINED Wine Bar in Almaden Valley. Attend Tuesday, March 23, 2010 or Tuesday, April 6, 2010 from 7-8pm. Pre-register today: [EVENT IS CLOSED]

Friday Night Salsa Dancing in Almaden Valley – UPDATED 2022

Almaden YogaNew Salsa dancing on Friday nights! Learn the energetic and rhythmic moves of Salsa – while having lots of fun – right here in Almaden Valley. After dancing, enjoy some wine at UNWINED wine bar or dinner at Elements Restaurant. UNWINED is offering 50% off your first glass of wine. The drop-in fee for the lesson and dancing is $15 per person. At Almaden Yoga, beginning Friday, April 9, 2010, 7-8pm. [EVENT IS CLOSED]

Gaea Schell Performing Live at UNWINED – UPDATED 2022

Gaea Schell

[UPDATE: In 2015, Unwined moved out of Almaden and joined forces with Flight Wine & Food in Cupertino. For CLICK HERE for more recent posts of Live Music in Almaden]

Accomplished jazz vocalist and keyboardist, Gaea Schell, will be performing live at UNWINED in Almaden Valley. Thursday, April 22, 2010 from 7-9pm. [EVENT IS CLOSED]

Randy Whiting and @Jazz Playing at UNWINED – UPDATED 2022

[UPDATE: In 2015, Unwined moved out of Almaden and joined forces with Flight Wine & Food in Cupertino. For CLICK HERE for more recent posts of Live Music in Almaden]

Randy Whiting and @Jazz playing contemporary jazz compositions at UNWINED. Thursday, 1/7/2010, 7:00-9:30 pm. [EVENT IS CLOSED]