Almendra Winery & Distillery


Almendra Winery & Distillery

Host your wedding at the beautiful Alemendra Winery & Distillery in idyllic Durham. The wood décor and copper distillery will add a rich and luxurious feel to your special day.


  • Mondays-Tuesdays 9am-9pm
  • Wednesdays-Thursdays 11am-9pm
  • Fridays-Saturdays 11am-10pm
  • Sundays 11am-7pm

Additional hour(s) and hours outside of the above windows are available at $150/hour.

Room Available

Barrel Room┃7,000 Sq. feet┃Capacity 200 people


$550 - $2,000, depending on day and guest count. Contact the event coordinator for exact pricing at [email protected]

What's Included with the Rental

  • Up to 4 hours of event time
  • Exclusive use of the Barrel Room for your event
  • ‘Final Touches’ staging area and bathroom, open to public after bride/groom are finished getting ready
  • 60” Round Tables seating 8 guests at each with Black Table Toppers and/or High-top standing Cocktail Tables with Black Table Toppers
  • (2) 8’ Rectangle Buffet Tables with Black Table Linens
  • The use of our stunning 8’ Westgate Hardwood Table and Hardwood Standing Tables with limited barstool seating
  • 2 beautiful chandeliers and romantic café lighting in Barrel Room
  • 1 Wine Barrel for decorative purpose (Alter, flower arrangements, etc.)
  • Initial set-up and final breakdown of Almendra Tables, Chairs and Linens.
  • Use of off-site food and/or Caterer and Vendors of your choice, recommendations available upon request.
  • 2 prep tables and staging area for Caterer(s)
  • Private Barrel Room Bar with 1-2 Bartenders
    • Your choice from a selection of Almendra and/or Bertagna Wines, ice cold Domestic & Craft Beers, Cocktails and Sodas. For hosted bars, total cost based on consumption of beverages at the completion of the event and an 18% gratuity charge. No-Host bars have no additional charges. This includes set-up and breakdown of bar and includes bar glassware. Bar service time is at Almendra’ s discretion and must close 30 minutes prior to the end of your event. Full bar service available in the Tasting Room during open hours.
  • Water Station
  • ADA accessibility
  • Ample parking
  • Access to back lot for unloading
  • Access to the Tasting Room on Monday or Tuesday for use by you and your photographer (engagements or bridal shoot) – Please let us know in advance when you would like to come.


  • Floor-Length Formal Black Table Linens: $10 each
  • Additional time and/or time before or after normal open hours: $150 per hour

To view the venue please schedule an appointment. For availability or to secure a date please contact Almendra Winery & Distillery at [email protected] or (530) 343-6893

Ready to book?
For more information on availability and pricing at this location, please call (530) 343-6893 ext. 102 or visit their website.