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At one time Locke had four restaurants, a half dozen markets, dry goods stores, five brothels, a post office, two slaughter houses, a flour mill, canneries, shipping wharves , an opera, speakeasies during Prohibition, and five gambling houses.
This is an opportunity to understand an important bit of history of the Chinese experience in California.
Event: Tour the historic Delta town of Locke and winery visit.
Date: Jan 15, 2022
time: Tour starts 11:00 AM ends 12:30 PM
Meet: At the Locke Boarding House Museum located at 13916 Main Street,
the building right next to the Locke entrance
Drive down to Locke Road from the highway and park at the parking lot.
Locke is a 1.5-2 hour drive from the Bay Area, depending.
Cost: $20 ($15 for scholarships) for tour alone
$30 to include wine tasting afterward.
Size: Minimum 10, maximum 30
Cut-off date: Jan 8th.
The Grand Island Vineyards is a 10-15 minute drive from Locke. It provides a 6 course wine tasting and also provides a place for a picnic lunch after the tour ends. You may bring your own lunch if you want more than the snacks available to buy at the winery.
Drive back to Walnut Grove and cross over to Highway 160. Turn right at the end of the bridge to get to CA-160