Originally published on CaliforniaHomeDesign.com

As the summer crops reach their peak, Wine Country is filled with the aromas of young wine and sweet produce. Here are some great things to do in Wine Country in September to celebrate harvest and ease into the fall design and arts season.

1. Sip Your Way Through Winesong in Mendocino

Lush botanical gardens, rugged coastline and exquisite art sing at this signature charity auction and tasting in Fort Bragg on September 8, 2012 from 11 am to 5 pm. More than 100 wineries from around the North Coast, 50 food purveyors and diverse music add to the festive atmosphere. Price is $100 per person or $200 per person, including VIP lunch prepared Chef by Bradley Ogden.

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, 18220 North Highway 1, Fort Bragg.

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