The Wine & Beer Garden at the La Jolla Art & Wine Festival

  • Oct 9 - 10, 2021
  • Downtown La Jolla

    Girard Avenue, La Jolla, California 92037, US

Ticket Price $45.00-$65.00 Buy Tickets



12pm - 6pm

Come spend the afternoon with us in the heart of the village of La Jolla sampling local and regional wines, San Diego craft beers and spirits more than 35 participating sponsors with live music throughout the day! Visit our website at for the lineup of live music!

The Wine & Beer Garden, located in the center of the festival, boasts more than 13,000 square feet with ample seating, shade and room to dance! This year’s Wine & Beer Garden is a ticketed event and runs from 12:00pm to 6:00pm with last pour at 5:30pm.


Every year an amazing line-up of great local musicians and bands perform live both days in the Wine & Beer Garden.  Visit our website at for the lineup of live music!


What does a ticket include?

Tickets include entry into the Wine & Beer Garden, your choice of 5 tasting tickets or 10 tasting tickets (2oz of wine each or 3oz of beer each), open shaded seating, 5 live musical performances, in-and-out privileges, and dance area.

Do you have Designated Driver tickets?

Since the festival is a fundraiser for the five La Jolla public schools, we don't have a designated driver ticket. All proceeds from our ticket sales go toward underfunded programs such as art, music, science, PE, technology and onsite medical care. We will have food, non-alcoholic ginger beer, and bottles of mineral water from Topo Chico available as alternatives. And, the live music is going to be great! 

Is there an age requirement?

Yes. This event is 21 and over. Any ticket holder unable to present valid identification indicating that they are at least 21 years of age will not be admitted to this event and will not be eligible for a refund.

Children may not enter the wine and beer garden.

Is there a seat assignment?

All tickets give you access to any available seating, there is no assigned seating.

Are refunds allowed?

No refunds or exchanges are allowed. Since we're a non-profit event, tickets are considered a donation.

Can I get a refund if there’s a change in Performers, Artists, Acts, Players or Participating Sponsors?  

Performers, Artists, Acts, Players, Participating Sponsors are subject to change or cancel at any time without notice. No ticket refund will be issued.

Can I get a refund if it rains?

The Wine & Beer Garden is a RAIN or SHINE event. No refunds will be given due to inclement weather.

Where is the Wine & Beer Garden located?

The Wine & Beer garden is located in the heart of the Festival on the corner of Girard and Silverado.

When should I arrive?

The Wine & Beer Garden goes from 12:00pm to 6:00pm with last call at 5:30pm. You may arrive at anytime on the day of your ticket that is convenient for you but keep in mind that last call is at 5:30pm.

Can I bring my dog?

Yes! We’re a pet friendly event!

Do I need to print my ticket?

We accept tickets displayed on your phone as well as printed. The option is yours.

Are food and drink available?

We will have two participating food sponsors in the garden offering samples only. You may bring in food and non-alcoholic beverages purchased at the nearby gourmet food court. No glass containers are permitted.

Can I purchase a ticket at the event?

Depending on availability, tickets for entry will be on sale at the door. Since this is a limited-capacity event, we highly recommend that you purchase your tickets in advance as we plan to be sold out. All tickets must be purchased through prior to arriving at the event.

Is there parking available?

Ample street parking, as well as paid parking facilities, are available throughout La Jolla.

COVID Protocol

The safety of all attendees and participants is our main priority. Please see below for our attendance guidance for safety.

In accordance with the state and local government directions, our mask policy is based on each person’s vaccinations status.  If you have been fully vaccinated, you do not need to wear a mask at La Jolla Art & Wine Festival.  If you want to do so, please feel free. If you are not fully vaccinated, we do ask that you “mask-up”. We will not be checking any paperwork or asking you about your vaccination status – it is up to each individual to take the appropriate action. If you need a mask please visit our on-site information booth located at Girard Street and Silverado. 

In addition, 

  • We encourage all attendees to be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus.
  • If you are not vaccinated we ask that you wear a mask.
  • Please stay home if you are not feeling well or exhibiting any symptoms for COVID-19.
  • We will provide additional hand washing or sanitizing stations throughout the venue, especially at entry/exit points and points of payment.  Please take advantage of these and thoroughly wash/sanitize your hands frequently.
  • As much as possible, minimize unnecessary interaction with people outside of your party.

Wine & Beer Garden attendees and participating sponsors agree to follow all current San Diego County, City, and CDC guidelines for COVID-19 at the time of the event in October 2021. Guidelines may include face coverings, limited number of people at a table, extra sanitization, social distancing between booths, or whatever else is applicable at the time of the event.

For a list of the most current guidelines check:

San Diego County website

San Diego City website

CDC website

Date & Time

Oct 9 - 10, 2021

Venue Details

Downtown La Jolla

Girard Avenue, La Jolla, California 92037, US

Downtown La Jolla
La Jolla Art & Wine Festival



The La Jolla Art & Wine Festival (LJAWF) is one of La Jolla’s most anticipated community events of the year with nearly 40,000 visitors. This is a weekend of fun, fine art, delectable wines, craft beers & spirits, live music & entertainment, scrumptious food, children’s activities, interactive art, silent auction, pet rescue adoptions, and more! 


The LJAWF is a registered California non-profit foundation with all proceeds benefiting underfunded public school programs at the three elementary schools, middle school, and high school school in La Jolla. Programs include art, music, science, physical education, technology and on-site medical care for students. To date we have donated almost $1,000,000 to our local public schools! Thank you for your support!