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A happy couple samples wine at the Tehachapi Visitors Center at last year’s Sip Sip Hooray Wine Walk, this year featuring all local wineries and breweries.

Sample local wine and beer in Tehachapi at the Sip Sip Hooray Wine Walk. To be held on Saturday, July 20 in Downtown Tehachapi, wine and beer from Tehachapi producers will be featured. The Wine Walk runs from 6 to 9 p.m. and will be held in three downtown parks, Centennial Plaza, Railroad Park and Freedom Plaza. Start at any of the three parks.

This is a rare opportunity to sample in one location the award winning wines produced in Tehachapi by local vineyards, including Triassic Vineyards, Tehachapi Wine and Cattle Company, Dorner Family Vineyard, Stray Leaves Vineyard, Tehachapi Winery, and Los Viajeros Vineyard. Local breweries serving beer include Westlane Brewers and Local Craft Beer. Small bites will be for sale from several local caterers including the Butcher Shop, Red House, Jesus Tacos and Moessners Farms.

Register to win a free vacation, courtesy of Travel by Jenni. Winner will receive seven days and six nights at a five-star, all-inclusive resort. The trip for two adults to a Riviera Maya, Mexico resort includes: round trip air, transfers, resort, food, alcohol & non-motorized water sports. The trip was organized and donated by Travel by Jenni. 

Advance tickets are $30 each and are available online at from Eventbrite. Tickets can also be purchased for cash or check in Downtown Tehachapi at Dahlia a Boutique, The Dressing Room, Bliss Interiors, The Chamber of Commerce, Sheridan’s Boutique Home Consignment, and the Tehachapi Visitors Center. Tickets also available at Triassic Legacy, Westlane Brewers, Tehachapi Farmers Market, Moessners Farms and The Butcher Shop.

Tickets are expected to sell out, so make your reservation now. This is a rain or shine event, no children under 21 please. For more information, send email to

Charles White is a Tehachapi resident who volunteers with many local organizations to preserve and improve the quality of life in Tehachapi.