Come experience the real Rutherford with us on May 19th & 20th!
Meet owners, growers, and winemakers ~ Get insider access to limited production wines ~ Taste more wines and drive less
Aiken Wines • Beaulieu Vineyard • Castellucci Napa Valley • Caymus Vineyards • Chaix Wines • Corley Family / Monticello • Davis Estates • Elizabeth Spencer • Flora Springs • Foley Johnson • Freemark Abbey • Honig • Jon Nathaniel • Mathew Bruno Wines • Mersenne Wines • PEJU • Pestoni Family • Piña Napa Valley • Provenance • Quintessa • Raymond • S.R. Tonella Cellars • Sequoia Grove • Sojourn Cellars • St. Supéry • Sullivan Vineyards • Tres Sabores • Wm. Harrison • ZD
Immerse yourself in Rutherford for the weekend with an All-Inclusive package. Join Rutherford winemakers and owners Friday evening at the VIP Welcome Reception, enjoy your choice of 2 educational seminars Saturday morning (click here for seminar details), and kick up some Rutherford Dust with us Saturday afternoon at the Round-up!
Not able to join Friday night? Explore more with an All-Day Saturday pass, which includes your choice of 2 educational seminars on Saturday morning (click here for seminar details), plus admission to the Rutherford Round-Up on Saturday afternoon!
VIP Welcome Reception
Relax and unwind at the VIP Welcome Reception
We will kick-off the weekend on Friday evening with an elegant VIP Welcome Reception at PEJU Winery. Relax, mix and mingle with Rutherford’s winegrowers, winemakers, and vintners while you enjoy premier Rutherford Appellation Cabernet Sauvignons, appetizers created specifically for the evening by PEJU’s Chef Alex. See artist Penelope Moore “paint the wine” and bid in the silent auctionfor winery experiences and Rutherford Appellation wines, including large format bottles!
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
“Dig Deep” into Rutherford terroir with Wine Seminars, Tours, and Tastings
On Saturday, start the day with in-depth wine seminars at select Rutherford Appellation wineries. Discover more about Rutherford’s unique terroir while enjoying vineyard tours, wine tasting, and conversing with winegrowers and winemakers. Two time blocks:
9:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. &
11:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Customize your Wine Experience by selecting one seminar for each time block below.
*Space is extremely limited for wine seminars.
Kick Up Some Rutherford Dust at the Round-Up
You won’t want to miss the Rutherford Round-up on Saturday afternoon, hosted by Foley Johnson Winery in Rutherford! From 1-4pm you’ll taste the wines of 15 – 20 Rutherford wineries, enjoy the harmonic, boot-stompin’ music of Bootleg Honey, watch a live wine barrel making demonstration, and see art made before your eyes by local painter, Penelope Moore! If you’re feeling peckish during all this fun, you can stroll over to the Foodie Farmhouse food truck to purchase the delicious offerings made from a combination of local, seasonal, and organic sources.
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Choose two seminars to attend on Saturday morning. Space is extremely limited.
SATURDAY, 9:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
you will blend your own special version. You’ll will work with Cabernet Sauvignon from two AVA’s, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Malbec and Cabernet Franc and learn how the different grapes work in harmony to create an amazing Bordeaux style blend. (Limited to 12 participants)