Upcoming RDS Events

Rutherford Dust Society Annual Meeting & Dinner

Thursday, February 7th, 2019
at the Historic Rutherford Grange Hall

Please join the Rutherford Dust Society in celebrating our 25th Anniversary at our Annual Meeting and Dinner on February 7th. The Annual Meeting will include presentations by members of our Board of Directors, as well as a special guest speaker (TBA). In the spirit of this incredible milestone and joyous gathering of our community, we will enjoy a festive lobster feed by Sorenson Catering for dinner. Tickets are $100 and RSVPs are kindly requested by January 30th.

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Premiere Napa Valley Auction Lot Preview Event

Thursday, February 21st, 2019
Hosted at the incredible St. Supéry Winery

Please join the Rutherford Dust Society and host winery St. Supéry for our RDS 2019 Premiere Napa Valley Lot Preview event, featuring the PNV lots and additional Rutherford appellation wines from 18 of our members. The event will be held in St. Supéry’s elegant, second floor Art Gallery and Rutherford Room, and will include a presentation of charcuterie, local cheeses and accoutrements by Fatted Calf. For verified members of the trade only, please.


Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
Location TBA

By Invitation Only
Wine Industry Media and Trade
Limited Space

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The Original Rutherford Chili Ball

Sunday, August 4th, 2019 ~ Tickets on sale soon!
Location TBA

Back by popular demand, this festive, family-friendly event will include entertainment for all ages, including a Chili Cook-off competition between vintners, growers, firefighters, chefs, and self-proclaimed chili connoisseurs of the Rutherford community. A live vote by attendees will decide who gets the ultimate glory and bragging rights for having the best chili in Rutherford!

Recent RDS Events

The Napa Valley Film Festival

November 2018
Wine pavilions at Long Meadow Ranch and Copia at CIA

The Napa Valley Film Festival is an event that our community looks forward to all year long. RDS has participated in this fabulous gathering for three consecutive years, and in 2018 we were honored with the opportunity to host two fabulous wine pavilions, at Farmstead at Long Meadow Ranch and Copia at CIA, respectively.