Family Winemakers of California
Sunday, March 9, 2014
1:00-3:30 -- Trade Only
3:30-6:00 -- Trade & Consumers
Pasadena Convention Center
New discoveries and old favorites -- varietals you know and love, varietals you've never heard of -- wineries from Mendocino to Temecula and every place in between. Taste California! There will be far too many wineries for you to visit them all, so plan your time. Use the list of participating wineries, the links to their web sites, and our Varietal Map to develop your tasting strategy.
New this year: iSip Lounge - Sunday only from 3:30 pm - 6 pm. There will be 25 wineries pouring wines that sell for $75.00 or more at retail. Limited tickets for this area. First come first served.
CLICK IMAGE BELOW TO PURCHASE CONSUMER TICKETS:
Tickets for the public:
General Admission - Until March 8, $60
At the door on March 9, $70
General Admission plus iSip Lounge Reserve Area, $80
Limited offer for admission during the trade segment plus iSip Lounge Reserve area on Sunday (1:00 on), 100 tickets only, first come first served, $100
Designated Driver Tickets, No charge but a wristband and badge must be worn at all times. Anyone with designated driver credentials observed consuming wine will be asked to leave the tasting.
Spring Pick-Up Party (for your wine....)
Save the Date: Saturday March 15th, from 1-4pm Wine Club Pick Up Party - We will EAT (Corned Beef!), Drink (Bourassa Wine), and be MERRY!
$10 for each Wine Club Member, and $10 for up to 2 guests! Additional guest $20 each.
Please call the winery to RSVP, 800-499-2366
Napa Valley Arts in April™
April 1 - 30, 2014
The Napa Valley has over 75 wineries with art on display for the public throughout the year. During Napa Valley Arts in April, we celebrate our favorite pairing, wine and art, with an exploration of winery art installations, special tastings, and exclusive artist events. Arts in April offers special access and packages to enjoy the Napa Valley Collection, so whether you're a fan of Belle Epoch or contemporary, or works that range from pricey to priceless, it's the perfect time to get a dose of Napa Valley culture with your Cabernet.
South Napa, Carneros, and American Canyon will be featured April 1-6th (that's us!!)
Please call us for a reservation, 800-499-2366, and enjoy:
Wine and cheese pairing with an art exhibition by Napa Valley artists displayed in the wine barrel room, which is a perfect pairing, come fill your senses in a romantic setting.
During the event we will pair specific cheeses to match our wines, and help your senses come alive. All while viewing art in our barrel room, meet the winemaker, the artist and taste from the barrels, it's all art.
This is our way to "Celebrate Life"
We will be featuring local artist, Christine George. You can view a sample of her work here:
CHRISTINE GEORGE ~ BIO
Napa Valley's Fine Artist Christine George is one of the Official Track Photographers for Churchill Downs and the Triple Crown. Her work is on display in the KY Derby Museum Gift Shop, with galleries/agents from California to New York, including a fallen soldier portrait in the permanent collection of the Pentagon. Her art has appeared in such internationally prestigious publications as The Bloodhorse, Equine Images, Horse Talk, Sidelines, Horses in Art, Back in the Saddle, Exclusively Equine to name a few.
Christine graduated with a BFA from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA with Honors. She then worked for Landor Associates in San Francisco, CA winning multiple Clio and Addy awards. She began her own design company in 1989. She taught and was Assistant Director of the Design Department at The Academy of Art University in San Francisco for a decade. She was the Administrative Chair of Design for Corcoran College of Art and Design in Washington DC for 3 years.
Christine’s extensive corporate/packaging design career of 29 years has her currently teaching at Academy of Art University, helping local clients such as Black Stallion Winery, Ghost Horse Vineyards, Anderson’s Conn Valley, Mainelli Family Olive Oil, DaBecca Natural Foods to name a few. To learn more about her oil paintings, photography, graphics packaging design visit www.ChristineGeorge.com
Napa Valley Hospice and Day Services
Annual Golf Tournament
1:00 pm Shotgun Start!
Monday, May 19, 2014
Napa Valley Country Club
$175/player-includes buffet lunch and awards reception
More information coming soon!
For questions, please feel free to contact NVHADS at
(707) 258-9084 ext. 205
email Jennifer McConnehey:
"This is when we book in advance a fun group to help support our best local service in Napa and have a good time doing it! Vida Blue will be there to play golf. There is a silent auction with food & wine afterwards and a schedule to get you home at a reasonable hour.
Please take a moment to register, get a 4some together of your friends and let’s make this a memorable day.
Bless you my friends,"
SAVE THE DATE! Bourassa Vineyards Annual Harvest Party & Grape Stomp October 4th, 2014
Details coming soon!