Saturday April 27 2013 • An Intimate Evening with Joe Taylor – “New York Subway Idol”

[custom_frame_left]Joe-Taylor-Feb-2-2013-Inside-post-image[/custom_frame_left]He’s back . . . . all the way from New York City, NY . . . . Joe Taylor! Folks, this guy is a legend in the Big Apple and we are thrilled to have him back on the ApCal patio stage for a solo concert! The weather will be beautiful under the stars and you’ll get an “up close & personal” show with the man known as the New York Subway Idol. Joe’s style is a bluesy, soulful mix that reminds many of Journey lead singer, Steve Perry. He’s been tearin’ up the Indie charts all across the country, so make sure you don’t miss this rare appearance of a real-life ROCKSTAR!

FREE Admission
Doors open at 6pm – Music from 7-10pm
OUTSIDE on the patio stage, under the stars
21 yrs & older only
Bring a Lawn Chair

Saturday April 20 2013 • ApCal Blues Festival

[custom_frame_left]BluesFestivalPoster_Proof[/custom_frame_left]BLUES lovers rejoice! ApCal is putting on a spring Blues Festival like the Valley has never seen before! SIX amazing Blues bands in ONE day! Each band plays a different style of Blues, so you are in for a musical treat! In addition to all the great music, we’ll have delicious Southern style home cookin’ to keep you fat and sassy throughout the day, as well as a few of our favorite art and craft vendors. Of course there will be plenty of the best LOCAL wines and Riley’s Brewing beers. Don’t forget your dancin’ shoes for this party! If you love the Blues – mark your calendar now, tell ALL your friends and get here early – you’re not gonna want to miss a single minute of the music! Check out the line-up:

Joe Taylor – “NY Subway Idol” – New York City, NY
Glen Delpit & The Subterraneans – Fresno, CA
Joe “Boy” Walton & Starr Choice Band – Madera, CA
Blue Desire – Fresno, CA
Mother Teresa & The Sinners – Modesto, CA
The Forty Fours – Los Angeles, CA

SATURDAY April 20th – 1-9pm
$10 advance tickets – $15 at the gate
21 yrs & older only
Bring a Lawn Chair or Blanket
Pet Friendly

Saturday Aprl 13 2013 • ApCal Singles Party

[custom_frame_left]February-16-2013-singles-party-inside-post-image[/custom_frame_left]Say it ain’t so Joe! The LAST Singles Party of the Spring is almost here. If you’ve procrastinated and put off coming to one of these fun-filled events, wait no longer, or you won’t have another chance until November! We do not host any Singles Parties once our weekend concerts start in May – sorry. So if you’re “Single & Ready to Mingle” this is your last chance! As always, we’ll have plenty of wine, beer, snacks, a DJ and dancing to keep you partying until the cows come home. We’ll play the infamous “Nuts & Bolts” ice breaker game to help the shy folks blend right in and of course, there will be great ApCal prizes! Tell all your SINGLE friends and plan to join for the LAST Singles Party of Spring. It’s the most fun you can have with your clothes on!

This is going to be another GREAT Singles Party! Please share with all your single friends and plan to be at ApCal on Saturday April 13thSATURDAY April 13th – 7-10pm
$5 cover (drinks not included)
21 yrs & older only
Indoor & Outdoor event
Dress to Impress
NO Outside Drinks

Saturday March 23 2013 • Equinox Music Festival

[custom_frame_left]EquinoxPoster2013_Proof[/custom_frame_left]Remember the amazing “Day on the Green” concerts in Oakland back in the 70s? Remember being outdoors on the grass on a warm spring day, groovin’ to the music of multiple bands, sippin’ a glass of wine or cold beer, not a care in the world?

That’s what the Equinox Music Festival is all about! Let your inner Hippy-child run free and relax at the beautiful setting known as ApCal. But come ready to dance and party, as our line-up of 6 AMAZING BANDS is gonna rock your socks off!

STEALING NICKS – A Tribute to the music of Stevie Nicks & Fleetwood Mac
FUSE BOX – A high energy tribute to AC/DC
POOR MAN’S POISON – Regional winner of the Texaco Music Showdown
STRANGE VINE – Cool Eclectic Rhythms
LANCE CANALES and the FLOOD – Rootsy Bluesy Soulful music
SHOCKWAVE – Great Classic Rock

Come get Groovy with us at ApCal. It’s gonna be a day of peace, love and music! Don’t miss it!


Sadie Mae’s Southern Home Cooking
The Chocolate Dachshund
Heart Strings
J & R Silver
Ava Maries
Lace Owl Vintage
Sip ‘n Style


$10 cover in advance – $12 at the gate
21 yrs & older only
Bring a Lawn Chair
No Outside Drinks

Saturday March 16 2013 • ApCal Singles Party

[custom_frame_left]February-16-2013-singles-party-inside-post-image[/custom_frame_left]It’s time once again, Ladies and Gentleman, for another wild-n-crazy Singles Party at ApCal. Just make it a little more affordable for everyone, we lowered the cover to just 5 BUCKS – you just pay for your drinks! As always, we’ll play the infamous “Nuts & Bolts” icebreaker game and we’ll have plenty of delicious local wines, Riley’s Brewing beer on tap, snacks, a DJ and dancing! If you’re “Single and Ready to Mingle”, then ApCal is the place! We are averaging nearly 100 Sexy Singles at each event and the ratio of men and women is nearly 50-50! Again, we’ll be buying FB ads to invite NEW singles, as well as promoting via our Meetup group, “Single Winos of the Central Valley”!

This is going to be another GREAT Singles Party! Please share with all your single friends and plan to be at ApCal on Saturday March 16th!

Saturday March 16th – 7-10pm
$5 cover

March 2 2013 • Night at the Oscars – Oscars After Party

[custom_frame_left]Night at the Oscars after party inside post image[/custom_frame_left]Do you want to party like a celebrity?! Then join Gil Soto of San Joaquin Wine Company this Saturday Night at ApCal’s ” NIGHT AT THE OSCARS” After Party!! We will have the Red Carpet rolled out, the Paparazzi will be on hand and get your picture taken in front of the Step-n-Repeat just like the stars!!! Everyone is encouraged to wear your finest OSCARS attire (suits, gowns, tux’s, etc) to make the evening elegant! Best of all, sip BEL-Air BELLINI sparkling wine just like the Celebrities! We’ll also have hundreds of pictures from our amazing weekend in Hollywood for all to see!

This is a very exclusive event. Please RSVP by adding you name to the Party Guest list. Your friends are welcome – just let us know how many will be in your party. Can’t wait to see YOU and all your friends at ApCal!

7:00pm until 10:00pm

Saturday February 23 2013 • Mr. ApCal’s Birthday Bash

[custom_frame_left]darren-birthday-bash-inside-post-image[/custom_frame_left]It’s a party soooo BIG that it only happens once a year! Yes folks, Mr ApCal is turning another year older – 48 yrs old to be exact, even though we tell him he doesn’t doesn’t look a day over 60! We’re going to help him celebrate in true “ApCal Style”, but we need your help! The man has over 5000 Facebook friends, so we’d like to see at least 500 show up, even if it’s for just ONE drink with the old man!

As you all know, our colorful leader LOVES his Hawaiian shirts! With that said, we are asking those so inclined to find the MOST OBNOXIOUS Hawaiian shirt you can get your hands on (Thrift Stores ONLY – no more than $5 – X-large size) and bring it to the party, in lieu of Geritol, Adult Diapers or Preparation H! We’ll make sure the boss models your generous and colorful gift for everyone at the party and we’ll post a pic of you and the B-day boy on Facebook for all to see!

Let’s all have some fun at the old man’s expense! REALLY – he’ll think we’re laughing with him and not at him! LOL Come join the party and help us make the “Big D” feel special on his birthday! Wine, beer, snacks, DJ and dancing! Don’t miss it!!!

Saturday Feb 23rd
FREE Admission

Saturday February 16 2013 • Singles Party at ApCal

[custom_frame_left]February-16-2013-singles-party-inside-post-image[/custom_frame_left]Are ya still single? Don’t want to be? Don’t know where to meet fun-loving, good looking, successful people? ApCal has you covered!

Yes friends – it’s time for another ApCal Singles Party and we want YOU and all your Single friends to join us! Our last party was packed, with over 100 Singles mixin’-n-minglin’! There were plenty of good looking guys and gals to go around, but we are also going to promote this event on Facebook ads and our Meetup group to make sure that the party just keeps gettin’ bigger! Of course we’ll play the infamous “Nuts & Bolts” ice breaker game, as well as have plenty of fine local wine, ice cold draft beer from Riley’s Brewing, great snacks, and a rockin’ DJ to keep ya dancin’ all night long! ApCal Singles Parties are the most fun you can have with your clothes on! What you do after the party is up to you!

Mark your calendar now for the February ApCal Singles Party and tell all your Single friends! All are welcome! Come party “ApCal Style”!!!

Saturday Feb 16th
$10 cover – includes 1st drink, appetizers and dancing

Saturday February 9 2013 • Madera Wine Trail & Fresno Wine Journey After Party at ApCal

[custom_frame_left]wine-trail-after-party-inside-post-image[/custom_frame_left]ATTENTION ALL WINE (and BEER) LOVERS!!!
After a fun-filled day of visiting the best wineries in the Valley, who wants the party to end? “Not I”, say Mr ApCal, “Let the party begin!” ApCal is proud to host another infamous Wine Trail After Party and we want you and all your wine swirling friends to join us! This is not some hoity-toity wine snob party. No – this is a party like only ApCal knows how to throw! We’ll have DJ Jeff spinnin’ the tunes so you can dance off the booze, as well as plenty of snacks to sober you up for the ride home. Just in case you didn’t get your fill, we’ll have a plethora of fine local wine and the coldest draft beer in town by local brewers Riley’s Brewing! It doesn’t matter where you start on the Wine Trail, just make sure that ApCal is your last stop!

Saturday Feb 9th • 5-10pm
FREE Admission

Sunday February 3 2013 • Super Bowl Party at ApCal

[custom_frame_left]super-bowl-inside-post-image[/custom_frame_left]The BIGGEST sporting event in the World is THIS Sunday and YES . . . we’re gonna have a party – Imagine that!!! We expect to see a flood of Red & Gold, but Raven’s fans are welcome too! No need to TRY and watch the game in a crowded bar room, when you can relax in style on comfy leather couches, sip fine wine or ice cold draft beer and watch the game on our THREE flat screen TVs! We’ll have plenty of snacks and some great door prizes too! We’ll be here til the game ends, so drop by anytime! Regardless of who wins the game, you can’t lose by joining the fun at ApCal!

49ers VS Ravens • 3:30pm
FREE Admission