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2014 EVENTS CALENDAR

DECEMBER 2013


15/NYC
Speed Rack

Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Benefit: breast cancer charities
Info: speed-rack.com

JANUARY


10-March 28/MA
Boston Wine Festival

Boston Harbor Hotel
Info: 888-660-9463, bostonwinefestival.net

10-26/CANADA
Niagara Icewine Festival

Ontario
Info: 905-688-0212, icewinefestival.com

11-19/CANADA
Okanagan Winter Wine Festival

British Columbia
Info: 250-861-6654, thewinefestivals.com

16/NYC
50 Great Portuguese Wines 2013 Selection by Joshua Greene

New York Public Library
Info: eventbrite.com/e/50-great-portuguese-wines-2013-selection-by-joshua-greene-tickets-8962267383

18-19/CA
Wine Road's Winter Wineland

Wineries of Alexander, Dry Creek and Russian River valleys
Info: 800-723-6336, wineroad.com

23-25/CA
ZAP Zinfandel Festival

The Presidio and Four Seasons Hotel,
San Francisco
Info: 530-274-4900, zinfandel.org

24-26/CT
Sun WineFest

Mohegan Sun, Uncasville
Benefit: Channel 3 Kids Camp
Info: 860-874-7742, mohegansun.com

24-26/FL
Naples Winter Wine Festival

Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples
Benefit: Naples Children & Education Foundation
Info: 239-514-2239, napleswinefestival.com

24-26/OR
Oregon Truffle Festival

Eugene
Info: 503-296-5929, oregontrufflefestival.com

24-26/MO
Annual St. Louis Food & Wine Experience

The Chase Park Plaza Hotel
Benefit: The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis
Info: repstl.org/foodandwine

25-March 5/DC
Capital Wine Festival

Fairfax Hotel at Embassy Row
Info: 202-736-1453, capitalwinefestival.com

28-30/CA
Unified Grape & Wine Symposium

Sacramento Convention Center, Sacramento
Info: 530-753-3142, unifiedsymposium.org

29-FEB 1/NM
Taos Winter Wine Festival

Taos Ski Valley Resort Center
Info: taoswinterwinefest.com

30/NJ
Taste of the Best Wine Extravaganza

Chart House Restaurant, Weehawken
Benefit: Hope for Children Foundation
Info: 732-979-2252

30/FL
Palm Beach Wine Auction

The Mar-A-Lago Club, Palm Beach
Benefit: Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
Info: 561-651-4320, palmbeachwineauction.org

30/NEW ZEALAND
Central Otago Pinot Noir Celebration

St. Moritz Hotel, Queenstown
Info: stmoritz.co.nz/

30-FEB 1/NY
Seneca Lake Trails' Ice Bar

Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel, Watkins Glen
Benefit: American Red Cross
Info: 607-535-6116, senecalakewine.com

FEBRUARY


3-5/FRANCE
Salon des Vins de Loire

Parc des Expositions, Angers
Info: salondesvinsdeloire.com

8-9/CA
Int'l. Alsace Varietals Festival

Anderson Valley
Info: 707-895-9463, avwines.com

8-10/CO
Copper Uncorked

Copper Mountain Resort
Info: 888-219-2441, copperuncorked.com

13-15/DC
Washington DC Int'l. Wine & Food Festival

Ronald Reagan Building & Int'l. Trade Center
Info: wineandfooddc.com

15/CA
SF Chronicle Wine Competition Public Tasting

Festival Pavilion, Fort Mason, San Francisco
Info: winejudging.com

15-16/MA
Boston Wine Expo

Seaport World Trade Center, Boston
Info: 877-946-3976

15-17/TX
San Antonio Wine Festival

Info: 210-270-9000, sawinefest.com

20/NY
Gala Italia

NYC
Info: 212-867-4111, galaitalia.com

20-23/FL
Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival

South Beach
Info: 305-627-1173, sobewineandfoodfest.com

21-22/NY
Pigs and Pinot Celebration

Hotel Healdsburg, Healdsburg
Benefit: Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry Campaign, local Sonoma County charities Info: 503-972-0194, classicwinesauction.com

22/CA
Rieslingfeier

NYC
Info: rieslingfeier.com

22/NC
Stanly County Winter Wine Festival

Market Station, Albemarle
Info: 704-984-9415, stanlycountywinterwinefest.com

27-March 16/AUSTRALIA
Melbourne Food & Wine Festival

Info: melbournefoodandwine.com.au

28-March 1/CA
World of Pinot Noir

Bacara Resort & Spa, Santa Barbara
Info: 805-489-1758, worldofpinotnoir.com

MARCH


TBA/CA
Berkeley Wine Festival

Claremont Hotel Club & Spa
Info: 510-898-0040, berkeleywinefestival.com

1/CA
Winter Wine & Food Fest

Sacramento Convention Center
Benefit: Make-A-Wish
Info: necannv.wish.org/news-and-events/calendar-of-events/winter-wine-and-food-fest/winter-wine-and-food-fest

1/OR
Classic Wines Auction

Oregon Convention Center, Portland
Benefit: Metropolitan Family Service, New Avenues for Youth, Friends of the Children- Portland, YWCA Clark County, Randall Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel
Info: 503-972-0194, classicwinesauction.com

2-5/TN
Hospice du Rhône

Blackberry Farm, Walland, TN
Info: 800-648-4252, hospicedurhone.org

6-8/OH
Cincinnati Int'l. Wine Festival

Info: 513-723-9463, winefestival.com

6-9/SC
BB&T Charleston Wine & Food Festival

Info: 843-727-9889, charlestonwineandfood.com

7-9/NY
New York Wine Expo

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, NYC
Info: 800-544-1660

10-15/SC
Hilton Head Island Wine & Food Festival

Hilton Head Island
Info: 843-686-4944, hiltonheadhospitalityassociation.com

12-15/SF
La Paulée de San Francisco

San Francisco
Info: 212-625-2519, lapaulee.com

13/NY
sweet:NY

The Bowery Hotel, New York City
Benefit: The Doe Fund's Ready, Willing & Able program
Info: doe.org/sweetny/

13-16/MEXICO
Cancun Riviera Maya Wine & Food Festival

Info: cancun-rivieramayawineandfoodfest.com

14-16/CA
Paso Robles Zinfandel Festival

Info: 800-549-9463, pasowine.com/events/zinfandel-festival.php

17/NY
NY Drinks NY

NYC
Info: 212-867-5516, nydrinksny.com

20-23/TX
Savor Dallas

Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas, Dallas
Info: 888-728-6747, savordallas.com

21-22/CA
Rhône Rangers San Francisco Tasting

Info: 800-467-0163, rhonerangers.org

23-25/GERMANY
ProWein 2011

Düsseldorf
Info: prowein.com

27-30/TX
Fort Worth Food + Wine Festival

Fort Worth
Info: fortworthfoodandwinefestival.com

28-30/NJ
New Jersey Wine & Food Festival

Crystal Springs Resort, Hamburg
Info: 973-827-5996, njwinefoodfest.com

28-30/FL
Boca Bacchanal

Boca Raton
Benefit: Boca Raton Historical Society & Museum
Info: 561-395-6766, bocabacchanal.com

29/CA
Whiskies of the World Expo

San Francisco Belle, Hornblower Yacht, San Francisco
Info: 408-225-0446, whiskiesoftheworld.com

29-30/WA
Taste Washington

CenturyLink Field Event Center, Seattle
Info: tastewashington.org

29-30/CA
The Garagiste Festival

Windfall Farms, Paso Robles
Info: californiagaragistes.com

APRIL


2-5/CO
Taste of Vail

Info: 970-306-1334, tasteofvail.com

5/DC
A Vintage Affair

Park Hyatt Washington
Benefit: Children's National Medical Center
Info: 301-656-9253, vintageaffairdc.com

5-6/CA
17th Annual Rhone Rangers Weekend

San Francisco
Info: rhonerangers.org

6-9/ITALY
Vinitaly

Verona
Info: vinitaly.com

10-13/FL
Pebble Beach Food & Wine

Info: 866-907-3663, pbfw.com

10-13/LA
French Quarter Wine Festival

New Orleans
Info: frenchquarterwinefestival.com

11-13/CA
Earth Day Food & Wine Festival

Paso Robles
Info: 805-466-2288, earthdayfoodandwine.com

12-13/FRANCE
Riesling du Monde

Music & Congress Centre, Strasbourg
Info: portail-vins-du-monde.com

13-14/ENGLAND
Real Wine Fair

Tobacco Dock, London
Info: therealwinefair.com

22-26/CA
Paso Robles CABs of Distinction

Paso Robles
Info: 888-963-9934, pasoroblescab.com

24-26/CROATIA
Dubrovnik FestiWine

Info: scribd.com/doc/201899392/Dubrovnik-FestiWine-2014

25—27/CA
Vineyard to Vintner

Stags Leap District
Info: stagsleapdistrict.com/v2v.php

26/HUNGARY
Great Tokaj Wine Auction

Benefit: to help preserve and rebuild the Tokaj wine region, a UNESCO World Heritage site
Info: tokajconfrerie.hu

27/CA
Celebrate Earth Day in Green Valley

Iron Horse Vineyards, Sebastopol
Info: ironhorsevineyards.com

27/CA
Tempranillo Advocates Producers & Amigos Society Grand Wine Tasting

San Francisco
Info: tapasociety.org

25-27/TX
Austin Food & Wine Festival

Austin
Benefit: Austin Food & Wine Alliance
Info: austinfoodandwinefestival.com

30-May 3/DC
Heart's Delight Wine Tasting & Auction

Benefit: American Heart Association
Info: 703-248-1720, heartsdelightwineauction.org

MAY


1/NY
Wine & Spirits Top of the List Tasting

Metropolitan Pavilion, NYC
Benefit: NY/NJ Baykeeper
Info: 212-695-4660, wineandspiritsmagazine.com/toplist/

1-5/SCOTLAND
Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival

Info: spiritofspeyside.com

1-11/CANADA
Spring Okanagan Wine Festival

Info: 250-861-6654, thewinefestivals.com

9-13/NY
The Manhattan Cocktail Classic

Info: manhattancocktailclassic.com

14-18/MA
Nantucket Wine Festival

White Elephant Hotel, Nantucket Island
Info: 617-527-9473, nantucketwinefestival.com

16-18/CA
Paso Robles Wine Festival

Info: 805-549-WINE, pasowine.com

16-18/CA
Lodi ZinFest

Lodi Lake Park
Info: 209-365-0621, zinfest.com

16-18/CA
The Chardonnay Symposium

Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, Pismo Beach
Info: thechardonnaysymposium.com

16-18/CA
Anderson Valley Pinot Noir Festival

Info: 707-895-WINE, avwines.com

18-19/ENGLAND
RAW Artisan Wine Fair

Info: rawfair.com

8-19/IL
International Wine, Spirits & Beer Event at the NRA Show

Lakeside Ballroom at McCormick Place, Chicago
Info: 312-853-2538, iwsb.restaurant.org/Home

21-24/LA
New Orleans Wine & Food Experience

Benefit: Local charities
Info: 504-529-WINE, nowfe.com

24-26/CA
Pinot Classic

Russian River Valley
Info: rrvw.org

26-September 7/NV
Carnevale

The Venetian & The Palazzo, Las Vegas
Info: palazzo.com/carnevale

26-27/GERMANY
International Riesling Symposium

Rheingau
Info: vdp-rheingau.de

29-June 1/GA
Atlanta Food & Wine Festival

Info: 404-474-7330, atlfoodandwinefestival.com

30-June 8/CA
Healdsburg Jazz Festival

Info: healdsburgjazzfestival.org

30-June 1/CA
Bacon & Barrels

Embarcadero Marina Park South, San Diego
Info: baconandbarrels.com

JUNE


2-4/ ENGLAND
London Int'l. Wine Fair

Olympia Exhibition Centre, London
Info: londonwinefair.com

3-4/DC
Rhone Rangers

Washington, D.C.
Info: rhonerangers.org

3-8/ME
Kennebunkport Festival

Benefit: Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry
Info: kennebunkportfestival.com

3-8/NY
Westchester Magazine's Wine & Food Week

Benefit: Westchester Food Bank and Friends of Westchester County Parks
Info: westchestermagazine.com

5-7/CA
Auction Napa Valley

Benefit: local non-profit organizations focused on community health and children's education
Info: 707-963-3388, auctionnapavalley.org

7/NY
Wine on Wheels Grand Tasting & Silent Auction

City Winery, NYC
Benefit: Wheeling Forward
Info: wineonwheels.org

8-11/WA
Somm Summit

Seattle
Info: sommsummit.com

9/NY
29th Annual Chefs' Tribute: Summer by the Sea

Rockefeller Center, NYC
Benefit: Citymeals-on-Wheels
Info: citymeals.org

12-15/HI
Kapalua Wine & Food Festival

Maui
Benefit: University of Hawaii/Maui College Culinary Program
Info: kapaluawineandfoodfestival.com

13-14/NY
La Nuit En Rosé

New York City
Info: nuitrose.com

13-14/AZ
Wine in the Pines

Pinetop-Lakeside
Info: arizonawine.org

14-16/AUSTRIA
VieVinum

Hofburg Vienna
Info: vievinum.com

15/AUSTRIA
RAW Artisan Wine Fair

Vienna
Info: rawfair.com

17-20/CA
Sherryfest West

San Francisco
Info: sherryfest.com

19-21/WA
Celebrate Walla Walla Valley Wine

Walla Walla
Info: wallawallawine.com

20-21/CA
Calabasas Malibu Wine & Food Festival

Benefit: Free Arts for Abused Children
Info: 818-217-0024, malibufoodandwinefestival.com

JULY


7–10/MA
Tanglewood Wine and Food Classic

Summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Lenox
Info: tanglewoodwineandfoodclassic.com

9-13/MEXICO
Capella Pedregal Food & Wine Festival

Cabo San Lucas
Info: capellahotels.com/cabosanlucas/foodandwine/

10-13/CA
Central Coast Wine Classic

Avila & Shell beaches
Info: 805-544-1285, centralcoastwineclassic.org

11-13/NY
Finger Lakes Wine Festival

Watkins Glen
Info: 866-461-7223, flwinefest.com

11-20/CA
Napa Valley Festival del Sole

Info: 888-337-6272, festivaldelsole.com

16-20/LA
Tales of the Cocktail

New Orleans
Info: 504-948-0511, talesofthecocktail.com

17-20/TN
L'Eté du Vin

Nashville
Benefit: American Cancer Society, Saint Thomas Cancer Network, Gilda's Club Nashville, Make-A-Wish, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, PearlPoint Cancer Support, Williamson Medical Center Foundation
Info: 615-329-1760, nashvillewineauction.com

18/HI
The Joy of Sake

Honolulu
Info: joyofsake.com

18-20/CA
Bacon & Barrels

Saarloos & Sons Field, Los Olivos
Info: baconandbarrels.com

20/CA
Napa-to-Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon

Benefit: Crohn's & Colitis Foundation
Info: destinationraces.com/runn2s/

24/OR
Summertime ¡Salud!—The Big Dinner

Stoller Family Estate, Dayton
Benefit: ¡Salud! an organization providing access to healthcare services for Oregon's seasonal vineyard workers and their families Info: saludauction.org

25-27/OR
Int'l. Pinot Noir Celebration

McMinnville
Info: 800-775-4762, ipnc.org

25-29/CO
Telluride Wine Festival

Info: 970-708-2204, telluridewinefestival.com

AUGUST


TBA/CA
Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival

Info: lafw.com

9-11/TX
10th Annual TexSom

Las Counas
Info: texsom.com

14-16 WA
Auction of Washington Wines

Seattle
Benefit: Seattle Children's Hospital & Washington State University Viticulture and Enology
Info: 206-326-5770, auctionofwashingtonwines.org

19-31/CA
Sonoma Wine Country Weekend

Benefit: Sonoma County non-profit organizations supporting children, health and the environment
Info: sonomawinecountryweekend.com

23-24/CA San Diego Spirits Festival
Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier

Benefit: Museum of the American Cocktail and Southern Food and Beverage Museum
Info:sandiegospiritsfestival.com

27-30/MO
Paris of the Plains Cocktail Festival

Kansas City
Info: popfestkc.com

28-31/CA
Sonoma Wine Country Weekend

Sonoma County
Benefit: Sonoma County childhood literacy Info: sonomawinecountryweekend.com

31- Sept 7/HI
Hawai'i Food & Wine Festival

O'ahu
Info: hawaiifoodandwinefestival.com

SEPTEMBER


TBA/IL
Rhône Rangers Tasting

City Winery, Chicago
Info: 800-467-0163, rhonerangers.org

18/NY
The Joy of Sake

The Altman Building, NYC
Info: joyofsake.com

6-7/NY
Hudson Valley Wine & Food Fest

Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck
Info: hudsonvalleywinefest.com

9-10/CA
Rhône Rangers Los Angeles Tasting

Los Angeles
Info: rhonerangers.org

14/OR
Savor Southern Oregon

Director Park, Portland
Info: savorsouthernoregonwines.com

19-21/RI
Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival

Benefit: The Preservation Society of Newport County
Info: 401-847-1000, newportmansions.org

24-28/NM
Santa Fe Wine & Chile Fiesta

Info: 505-438-8060, santafewineandchile.org

27/NV
Taste Las Vegas

Austin
Benefit: The James Beard Foundation
Info: vegaswineandfood.com/index.html

OCTOBER


3/CA
WhiskeyFest San Francisco

Marriott Marquis
whiskyadvocate.com

3-13/CANADA
Okanagan Fall Wine Festival

Info: 250-861-6654, thewinefestivals.com

4–5/IL
Taste Talks Chicago

taste-talks.com

5-8/SPAIN
San Sebastián Gastronomika

Kursaal Palace, San Sebastian
Info: sansebastiangastronomika.com

16–19/MA
Martha's Vineyard Food & Wine Festival

Benefit: Island Grown Schools; Agricultural Society's Farmers Program
mvfoodandwine.com

16-19/NY
New York City Wine & Food Festival

New York City
Info: nycwff.org

17-19/DE
Delaware Wine and Beer Festival

Delaware Agricultural Museum & Village, Dover
Info: 302-734-4888, delawarewineandbeerfestival.com

18/NY
La Fête du Champagne

Astor Center, New York City
Wine writer Peter Liem teams up with Daniel Johnnes and Daniel Boulud to celebrate Champagne with an extensive tasting and seminars. Guests attending the gala dinner are invited to BYO great bottles as well.
212-625-2519, lafeteduchampagne.com

18-19/WI
Isthmus Food & Wine Festival

Alliant Energy Center Exhibition Hall, Madison
Info: isthmusfoodandwine.com

21/CA
Wine & Spirits Top 100 Tasting

City View at METREON, San Francisco
Benefit: San Francisco Baykeeper
Info: 212-695-4660, wineandspiritsmagazine.com/top100

October 22–25/ME
Harvest on the Harbor

Portland
harvestontheharbor.com

23–27/ITALY
Terra Madre/Salone del Gusto

Turin
The biennial "Hall of Taste" highlights the diversity of local food worldwide, focusing on regional specialties, and is held concurrently with Terra Madre, a discussion among food communities on global topics such as climate change and population growth.
slowfoodusa.org

25-27/GA
Taste of Atlanta

Info: tasteofatlanta.com

NOVEMBER


1-2/CA
A Wine & Food Affair

Sonoma County
Info: wineroad.com

6/JAPAN
The Joy of Sake

Tokyo
Info:joyofsake.com

6-8/CA
Big Sur Food & Wine Festival

Central Coast California
Info: bigsurfoodandwine.org

6–9/CA
Garagiste Festival

Paso Fairgrounds, Paso Robles
Benefi t: Wine and Viticulture Program, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
californiagaragistes.com

7/NY
Rhône Rangers Tasting

City Winery, NYC
Info: 800-467-0163, rhonerangers.org

14–15/CA
The Chenin Blanc & Petite Syrah Wine Conference

Clarksburg
cheninpetiteconference.com

14-15/OR
¡Salud! Oregon Pinot Noir Auction

Portland
Benefit: ¡ Salud! Providing access to healthcare services for Oregon's seasonal vineyard workers and their families
Info: 503-681-1850, saludauction.org

17-23/CA
San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival

San Diego
Info: sandiegowineclassic.com

20-22/CO
Denver Wine Festival

Omni Interlocken Resort, Broomfield
Info: denverwinefest.com

22/CA
PinotFest 2014

Farallon Restaurant
farallonrestaurant.com

DECEMBER

5-6/NM
Carlsbad Winter Wine Festival

Pecos River Village Conference Center
Info: carlsbadwinterwine.com

21-23/CO
Boulder Burgundy Festival

Benefit: The Growe Foundation
Info: boulderwine.com/burgundy

W&S Event Partners