Additional articles

Top 10 Picks

Top 10 Hot Wine Event Weekends

brought to you

Part Two

6. Santa Cruz Vintners’ Festival 2007, June 2 - 3 & 9 - 10
This two-weekend event includes attractions such as barrel tastings, food, music, art exhibits, winery tour and special tastings. This is your best opportunity to purchase our great wines. Phone Number: (831) 685.VINE (8463)
Read more

7. Auction Napa Valley, June 7-10
This world-renowned event celebrates the wines, people and land of Napa Valley, with hundreds of wine auction lots and scores of vintner-hosted events, all offered with the unparalleled beauty of the Napa Valley as the setting. In its 26 years, the event has donated more than $68 million to dozens of Napa County nonprofit organizations. This year's event is chaired by the Joseph Phelps Vineyards family. Phone Number: (707) 963.3388
Read more

8. Monterey Wine Festival, June 7-9
More than just a showcase for great wine, the festival is a major educational forum for wine connoisseurs as well as members of the restaurant and foodservice industry. Drawn by a combination of world-class wine, educational seminars presented by industry leaders, cooking demonstrations by distinguished chefs, a live wine auction, and exquisite dining, the festival has expanded to include more than 120 California wineries pouring more than 800 wines. Phone Number: (888) 814.9463
Read more

9. Mendocino Wine By The Sea, June 22 - 23
The Mendocino Winegrape and Wine Commission presents Wine by the Sea, celebrating the fabulous wine and rich bounty of Mendocino County along it's beautiful coastline. Dine with wine journalists and winemakers in intimate settings, walk through the historic Victorian Mendocino Village stopping at exquisite inns to taste from over 200 Mendocino County wines and feast on exquisite cuisine by Bruce Riezenman of Park Avenue Catering. Share in the excitement during the awards of the best wines of the year. Phone Number: (707) 468.9886
Read more

10. Santa Barbara Wine Festival, June 30
Enjoy fabulous wines and delectable delights from wineries and restaurants at Santa Barbara's original and most beloved wine event held each summer along the beautiful, oak-shaded Mission Creek at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. 2559 Puesta del Sol, Santa Barbara, CA.  Phone Number: (805) 682.4711
Read more