Events

Don't Wine About Your Hair Benefit

Friday, March 27, 2015

11am - 6pm

Location:
Just Blow Drys - 73375 El Paseo, Palm Desert

Kick off the Palm Desert Food & Wine Festival with some great wine and a fabulous blow-out! Join us at Just Blow Drys in Palm Desert for a wine tasting benefitting the Girlfriend Factor. With each paid service, you'll recieve a glass of our wine and a raffle ticket for a grand prize! (Psst - the grand prize is a weekend in Santa Barbara, including a 2-night stay at the PepperTree Inn!) For an additional $15 donation to the Girlfriend Factor, you'll recieve a tasting of a full flight of wines as well as an additional raffle ticket. For appointments, call 760-568-2569 or visit justblowdrys.com. 

Palm Desert Food & Wine

March 27 - 29, 2015

Location:
Palm Desert, CA
Contact:
For info or tickets, visit www.palmdesertfoodandwine.com

Grassini Family Vineyards is pleased to participate in the 5th annual Food & Wine Festival Palm Desert. The festival, organized by Palm Springs Life, will gather the brightest and most inspired chefs from across the country for three extraordinary days of culinary and wine tasting in Palm Desert, CA. This event will be uniquely educational in focus, showcasing the Coachella Valley as the ultimate culinary destination.

The festival begins with a James Beard 4-course gourmet luncheon on Friday, March 27. The weekend “Grand Tastings” feature renowned chefs, and more than 80 premium wines and champagnes and 50 restaurants will offer tastings. Returning to this year’s festival are exclusive wine and beer tasting seminars.  For more info and to purchase tickets, click here

1st Thursday Art Walk

April 2, 2015

5:00pm - 8:00pm

Location:
Santa Barbara Arts - La Arcada Court (1114 State St. #24)
Price:
$5 per glass
Contact:
For questions contact Santa Barbara Arts: 805-884-1938

1st Thursday is an evening of art and culture in downtown Santa Barbara. On the first Thursday of each month, participating galleries and art-related venues offer free access to visual and performing art in a fun and social environment from 5-8pm. 

Grassini Family Vineyards is proud to be a 1st Thursday partner with Santa Barbara Arts - your one-stop gift gallery located in the historic La Arcada courtyard. This locally owned shop features beautifully crafted treasures by fifty local artists, including Santa Barbara's own Bud Bottoms, creator of the dolphin fountain at Stearns Wharf. Take in the beutiful pieces while you sip Grassini Family Vineyards wines!

For more information, please visit Santa Barbara Arts or 1st Thursday.

3rd Annual Magic on the Urban Wine Trail

Sunday, April 19th

3-6pm

Location:
Carrillo Recreation Center, 100 East Carrillo Street
Price:
$45 in advance, $60 at door
Contact:
Visit http://www.parcsb.org/events.htm for more information and tickets.
Join Grassini Family Vineyards for a fun filled evening of wine tasting and magic featuring wineries from the Urban Wine Trail and the "magic" of an award winning magician. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres created by the talented youth and the Chef mentors of the Culinary Arts Program and a fantastic silent auction and raffle. Proceeds will benefit the Parks and Recreation youth scholarship fund and culinary arts program.

Parks and Recreation Community Foundation (PARC) is the non-profit foundation that raises funds to support the City of Santa Barbara Parks and Recreation Department. They believe that parks, recreation programs and open space must be preserved for the enjoyment, appreciation, and improved quality of life for present and future generations. PARC helps fund programs that serve at-risk and needy youth in our community and supports park renovation projects.

Vintner's Festival

Saturday, April 25, 2015

12:00 (VIP entrance) to 4:00pm

Location:
River View Park in Buellton, CA
Price:
$75-$200
Contact:
http://www.sbvintnersweekend.com/festival.html for tickets and more information.

The 33nd annual Santa Barbara County Vintners' Festival Weekend attracts wine lovers from near and far for an opportunity to meet member vintners, taste their wines, and enjoy great food and music over a long spring weekend.

The highlight of the weekend is the Festival itself, where every one of our 100+ member wineries gather to present their wines, often poured by the winemakers themselves. The Festival also presents some of the best local food from restaurants, catering companies and gourmet food creators.  We'll be pouring our newest Grassini Family Vineyards releases there, and we hope you'll join us!