2021 Sonoma County Wine Auction Raises Over $1.7 Million to Help Support Sonoma County Nonprofits

Santa Rosa, CA (September 22, 2021)—The Sonoma County Vintners Foundation announces its 2021 Sonoma County Wine Auction (SCWA) has raised over $1.7 million for the Sonoma County community. The successful return to an in-person auction and weekend events held Thursday, September 16, through Saturday, September 18, helped drive the fundraising efforts resulting in an increase […]

Sonoma County Wine Auction Announces 2021 Vintner Honoree

Santa Rosa, CA (August 18, 2021) — Today, the Sonoma County Vintners Foundation announced the Vintner Honoree for this year’s Sonoma County Wine Auction as the venerable Gary B. Heck, President, Chairman and Owner of historic Korbel Champagne Cellars. The team also unveiled the list of exclusive live auction lots for the charitable auction taking […]

2021 Sonoma County Wine Auction Spotlights Iconic Alumni Honorary Chairs

SANTA ROSA, California – July 28, 2021 – Today, Sonoma County Vintners Foundation is pleased to announce an iconic group of Alumni Honorary Chairs for this year’s Sonoma County Wine Auction. The Jackson Family of Jackson Family Wines, George F. Hamel, Jr. & The Hamel Family of Hamel Family Wines, and Dan Kosta of AldenAlli Winery […]

Sonoma County Vintners Foundation Announces $1 Million Community Grant Distribution to Support Pandemic Relief

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (July 7, 2021) – Today, the Sonoma County Vintners Foundation announces a distribution of $1 million in Community Grants to 87 Sonoma County nonprofits that have been greatly impacted during the pandemic. “We are honored to contribute to the incredible organizations that make Sonoma County an amazing place to live,” says Sonoma […]

Sonoma County Vintners Announces Taste of Sonoma, Presented by Visa Signature®, at Home Virtual Programming in July

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (May 26, 2021) – Today, the Sonoma County Vintners announces, Taste of Sonoma at Home, presented by Visa Signature®, will feature an incredible virtual program series in July. These programs will showcase the diversity of the wine region that provides a distinct sense of place in world-class wines. Through a partnership with […]

Sonoma County Winegrowers and Vintners Partner to Host Virtual Panel on Sustainability in Celebration of Earth Day

SANTA ROSA, California – April 12, 2021 – Whether you’re drinking red or white wine, we can all think green on Earth Day and celebrate the world’s most sustainable wine region when Sonoma County Winegrowers and Sonoma County Vintners co-host a virtual panel discussion via Zoom on Thursday, April 22 at 11am PST/2pm ET. Join […]

Sonoma County Wine Month Begins April 1

SANTA ROSA, California – March 30, 2021 – With blossoming flowers, longer days and warmer temperatures – there’s a number of reasons to celebrate the spring season and this year there is one more as Sonoma County Vintners have established the first spring-time Sonoma County Wine Month in the program’s history. Beginning April 1, many […]

Sonoma County Vintners Reveals Sonoma County Barrel Auction Lots for 2021 Virtual Auction

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (March 24, 2021) – Sonoma County Vintners reveals the auction lots for the virtual 2021 Sonoma County Barrel Auction, presented by American AgCredit, May 5-7 featuring unique Never Before, Never Again auction lots, and new this year, library wines, and exclusive winery-only wines. The lots offer members of the trade the opportunity […]

Virtual 2021 Sonoma County Barrel Auction, Presented by American AgCredit, Registration Open

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (March 10, 2021) – Sonoma County Vintners announces the seventh annual Sonoma County Barrel Auction, presented by American AgCredit, is open for registration. The virtual auction begins on May 5 and, for the first time, will include library wines and exclusive winery-only wines in addition to unique never before, never again auction […]

April Named Sonoma County Wine Month

SANTA ROSA, California – February 23, 2021 – Following an unprecedent year, Sonoma County Vintners is giving consumers one more reason to celebrate the arrival of spring, with the declaration of April as Sonoma County Wine Month. Throughout the month many of the more than 400 wineries in Sonoma County will be offering in-person specials, […]