Wine Country Weekend
Looking to get out of the house, have some fun, maybe event celebrate Valentine’s Day with your sweetheart? We got you covered! Check out what’s going on in Sonoma, Napa, Central Coast and Pacific Northwest Wine Country this weekend!
Sonoma Wine Country
Wednesday, February 14th, 5-7pm
Banshee Wines at 325 Center Street, Healdsburg, CA
Banshee Wines will be hosting a record swap and rosé happy hour event in their Tasting Room to kick off the release of our 2017 rosé! Bring some old records and trade for something new, funky, and fresh, and enjoy $5 glasses of rosé! No RSVP needed.
Thursday, February 15th, 7 PM
Luther Burbank Center for the Arts at 50 Mark West Springs Rd., Santa Rosa, CA
Iconic recording artist Johnny Mathis returns to Luther Burbank Center for the Arts to celebrate 62nd years of hits! Spend the evening with the world’s most romantic singer as he performs the greatest hits throughout his entire career including Chances Are, It’s Not for Me to Say, Misty, Twelfth of Never, Wonderful! Wonderful! and many more. For 60 years now, Mathis has been a giant in the music industry – a platinum-selling hit-maker and one of the most accomplished and endearing interpreters of American song. The recipient of a Lifetime Achievement GRAMMY® Award and an inductee in the Great American Songbook Hall of Fame, he is “The Voice of Romance.”
February 16th – February 20th
Cloverdale Citrus Fairgrounds at 1 Citrus Fair Dr, Cloverdale, CA
Cloverdale’s bright, fun Citrus Fair features 3-D exhibits made of citrus fruit and other food products. The Citrus Fair Queen will be crowned on the Friday evening. Gourmet food, arts, crafts, and a carnival bring fun for the whole family. Visit the website for information about special performances, like the Cabaret Players or the Country-Western dance with Paulie’s Garage and the Kick’n Country Girls. A parade will go through town on the Saturday morning at 11 a.m.
Napa Wine Country
February 15th 5 PM – 7 PM
Napa Valley Cooking School at 1088 College Avenue, St. Helena, CA
The more we understand wines, the more we can recognize, not only our personal preferences, but those wines that can fully satisfy our guests, friends or family members. Napa wines can be the perfect guide to learn the art of wine appreciation. This class will teach you the meaning and importance of the balance between all the factors that contribute to the flavor and character of the wine, applicable to wines from other regions of the world. This will teach us to speak intelligently about wine.
California’s Central Coast Wine Country
Saturday, February 17th, 2 PM – 5 PM
FFWS Tasting Room at 8301 Hollister Avenue, Goleta, CA 93117
Enjoy an afternoon of tea sandwiches, strawberries and chocolate truffles paired with pours of our Wine Club Releases. We will have your January allotment of wines packed and ready for you to take home and enjoy, along with a souvenir glass.
Tickets to this event are $30 for Foley Food & Wine Society Club Members, or $45 for general admission.
February 16th – February 20th
Lincourt and 13 Other Tasting Rooms in the Santa Ynez Valley
During this 4-day fun-filled weekend, you can visit 14 participating winery tasting rooms in the Santa Ynez Valley, including our own, Lincourt. Guests will enjoy estate and library wines, delicious appetizers, and meet the winemakers and owners. You’ll also receive a souvenir wine glass and a wine tote bag. This is the perfect weekend to try new wines and to revisit old favorites. Wine Country weekend has it all!
Pacific Northwest Wine Country
February 15th – February 20th
Three Rivers Winery at 5641 Old Highway 12, Walla Walla, WA
Visit Three Rivers Winery to enjoy chocolates or truffles with your Three Rivers tasting, featuring Seattle Chocolate Company and house-made truffles. Enjoy 10% off your wine purchase when you mention February Is for Foodies during your visit.
February 16th – February 18th
Yamhill Valley, OR
Native Oregonian James Beard was a longtime champion of Oregon truffles and proclaimed them as equals to their more expensive and established European counterparts. As an ode to James Beard and his advocacy for Oregon truffles, the 2018 Oregon Truffle Festival’s wine country weekend will celebrate James Beard’s culinary legacy.