Elizabeth Spencer Wines

Private Events

Located in the heart of Napa Valley, Elizabeth Spencer’s charming setting in Rutherford is the perfect location for your private event. Whether it is a wine reception, rehearsal dinner, corporate meeting or social gathering, we can accommodate your group in one of our private event spaces: Our private Cottage, the Courtyard, the Rutherford Green, and newly re-designed Studio are all available for private events.

The Cottage

Elizabeth Spencer Private Event Cottage
This charming, 384 square foot cottage is the perfect setting for a private tasting, corporate meeting, or special dinner. Two sets of french doors can be opened, adding fresh air and the scenery of our Courtyard, gardens, and historic 1872 brick tasting room to your gathering.

  • Two rectangular tables can be placed end to end with leather chairs for seating up to 18 people.
  • The two tables can stand apart with seating for 8 people at each or 16 people.


The Courtyard

elizabeth spencer private events courtyard
The Courtyard provides a relaxing, intimate setting ideal for dinners, receptions and group gatherings. It is nestled in between our historic 1872 brick tasting room and our charming cottage.

  • Accommodates up to 40 for a seated dinner
    • (rental of additional furniture may be required)
  • For casual gathering – hosts up to 65
  • For a standing reception – hosts up to 100


The Rutherford Green

Private Events - The Rutherford Green

The Rutherford Green provides enough space for large parties to mingle, dine, dance, and relax. A large lawn area is enclosed by covered patio seating and 8 pergolas. Overhead string lighting brightens the space at night and adds a beautiful ambiance after sunset.

  • Accommodates up to 250 for a seated dinner, casual gatherings and standing receptions.
    • (rental of additional furniture may be required)

Assistance in Planning Your Private Events

We offer assistance in planning your event and can give recommendations for area caterers, florists, photographers and party rental companies.

Contact Information

For inquiries about booking private events please contacevents@elizabethspencerwines.com