• Mendocino Whale Festival

  • Enjoy Wine, Chowder and Craft Beer Tasting while exploring the beautiful village of Mendocino where there are plenty of whales to view from the surrounding Mendocino Headlands State Park. Taste some of Mendocino County's finest varietals in shops and galleries throughout Mendocino village. A complimentary trolley will be provided for your convenience. Tickets can be bought online for the chowder, wine, and beer tasting at Brown Paper Tickets.  

    Events Include:

  • Chowder Tasting & Competition: Sample chowders ranging from traditional to not so traditional from some of the best chefs on the coast and declare the winner at the Mendocino Whale Festival.
    When: Saturday, March 2nd from 11:00am - 1:00pm or until the chowder runs out (get there early!)
    Where: Crown Hall, Mendocino, CA  
    Tickets for the chowder tasting are $10 and can be bought online at Brown Paper Tickets, at the Mendocino Coast Chamber office at 217 S Main Street, Fort Bragg, and at the venue. 

  • Beer Tasting Craft Brews from North Coast Brewing Company are only $5 and include a FREE 3 oz. pour of North Coast Brewing Company's new North Coast Steller IPA!

    Proceeds from Stellar provide support for marine mammal research and rescue.

    When: Saturday, March 2nd from 11:00am - 1:00pm.
    Where: Crown Hall, Mendocino, CA
    Tickets are $5 and can be purchased online at Brown Paper Tickets, at the Mendocino Coast Chamber office at 217 S Main Street, Fort Bragg, and at the venue.
    Don't forget your ID! 

  • Wine Tasting: Over a dozen wineries From Mendocino County come together to pour wine for tasters in Mendocino Village.

    When: Saturday, March 2nd from 1:00pm-4:00pm
    Where: Ford House Museum, 45035 Main St, Mendocino, CA 95460  

    Tickets are $35 pre-sale and can be bought online at Brown Paper Tickets or at the Mendocino Coast Chamber office at 217 S Main Street, Fort Bragg. 

    You can also purchase your ticket on the date itself for $40; tickets will be available at the Ford House where you will also be able to pick up your Mendo Whale wine glass/es.
    Remember to bring your ID!

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