After Labor Day, California hunkers down for wine harvests and food festivals around the state. Spend time tasting and sipping at these five events near and far that make a nice weeklong or weekend getaway.
--Sacramento's Farm to Fork Celebration Sept. 13-28 starts off on a poignant and important note. The Farm to Every Fork dinner Sept. 13 invites guests to buy a meal for themselves ($150 per person) and another for someone in need. The idea is to help feed the area's hungry, and proceeds from the dinner made by local chefs go to local charities. There are mini fests within this event: a