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Wine Tasting at E2 Family Winery in downtown Isleton. 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. $5, refunded with wine bottle purchase. (916) 777-4800.

August 1
Delta Yacht Club Open House
, Stockton. A tour of DYC's private island, followed by dinner and an opportunity to stay overnight. Reservations are a must! (209) 463-6063.

August 1-2
Bethel Island '50s Bash, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Street vendors and events in the park, food, drinks, and entertainment. Car show Saturday; trophies at 4:00 p.m. Motorcycle show Sunday; trophies at 4:00 p.m. Dog show Satuday, 9:00 a.m. Crowning of the queen Sunday, noon. Lions Club Catfish Races Saturday & Sunday, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Decorated golf cart and bicycle parade, Sunday, 1:00 p.m. Kids' play area, Saturday & Sunday, noon-4:00 p.m. Rubber Ducky Race, Sunday, 2:00 p.m. (off the bridge, so tide dependent). (925) 684-3220.

August 5
Contra Costa Small Business Seminar and Expo, Elks Lodge,
200 Marina Blvd., Pittsburg, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Assemblyman Jim Frazier, (925) 513-0411.

August 8
Taste of the Delta, Tower Park Marina, Lodi. 1:00-4:00 p.m. $25/advance; $30 at the door; includes a souvenir glass. Fund-raiser for the California Delta Chambers showcases Delta wineries and restaurants. Guests sample wines, food, enjoy vendor booths, live music, and silent and live auctions. Tower Park Marina is offering a 25% discount on guest slips for boaters who attend the event. Plenty of parking for cars is available. Contact Bill Wells, (916) 869-9141.

Round Up for CARE, Veteran's Memorial Hall, Rio Vista. Wagon rides by World Class Simpson Percherons, live western music, western-style BBQ, square dance exhibition, live and silent auctions, raffle prizes. A fundraiser for Rio Vista CARE, a nonprofit counseling and family resources center. Early bird tickets before 7/15: $40/person or $75/pair; a table for 8 is $250. To order tickets, call (707) 374-5243.

August 9
Paint Nite | Drink Creatively, Rosa's at Tower Park, Lodi, 7:00 p.m. $45.00 but use the code Rosas20 for a $20 discount. Buy tickets in advance, as these events sell out quickly. (209) 365-4693.

August 15
Hot Summer Nights and Classic Car Show, Stockton Sailing Club, 5:00-8:00 p.m. Street theme featuring old fashioned handmade burgers, French fries and root beer floats and rock & roll music. Free car registration with people's awards for Best of Show, Best Car Stock and Best Car Custom. SSC has slips available (free for up to three nights for official 2015 Delta Doo Dah entries). Contact (209) 604-1300.

Speakeasy Party, Rosa's at Tower Park, Lodi, 9:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. Blues music by Two Tone Steiny and the Cadillacs, 1920s costumes, drink specials. $5 cover at the door. Check their Facebook page for the secret code five days before the event. (209) 365-4693.

August 22
Hog August Bites, Main St., Rio Vista, 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. Street party with a rib and chili cook-off, vendors, food, live bands, 1970s classic car show, and soap box derby. Free admission. Fundraiser for local nonprofits. Robert, (707) 374-2511.

August 29
Casino Night, Pittsburg Yacht Club, 5:00-9:00 p.m. $45. Dress in gambling garb for poker, blackjack, Texas hold 'em, roulette, craps, cocktails, raffle. $45 includes dinner and $500 in gambling chips. Jan, (925) 783-0812.

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