Cork Bits: ideas for your Napa Valley weekend

by Karen on July 15, 2010

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A hot Summer weekend is just around the corner and we’ve got a whole bunch of BBQ-related events for you to check out. Read on…

Saturday, July 17th

  • From 11:30am – 1:30pm Peju Province Winery in Rutherord will host a BBQ event for current and future wine club members. For $50 per person ($40 per wine club member) you’ll be able to enjoy special wine tastings, a “gourmet lunch” from the Peju kitchen and special event discounts. Call 800-446-7358 for all the details
  • From 1pm – 6pm Girard Winery will host a Summer release and BBQ party. For $20 per person (free for club members) you’ll be able to taste the winery’s new release (a Rose, Zinfandel, Petite Sirah and Mixed Blacks) paired with ribs, slaw and cornbread (nice!). Call 707-968-9297 x18 for more information
  • From 5pm – 8pm the Napa Valley Museum in Yountville will host a BBQ dinner with a guest chef–Napa Valley’s Randy Snowden. For $35 per person you’ll be able to chow on a BBQ dinner and sip on Snowden wines. Call 707-944-0500 for details

Sunday, July 18th

  • At 4pm at the Lincoln Theater in Yountville the Festival del Sole Concert will take place. The Festival features concerts by some of the world’s most celebrated musical artists, five-star cuisine, art exhibits, and wines from Napa’s top vintners. The concert will feature Joshua Bell, violin, Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano, Omer Wellber, conductor, Russian National Orchestra. Call 888-FDS-NAPA for information and tickets


[techtags: Napa, Napa Valley, wine, winery, Yountville, Festival del Sole, Snowden Wines]

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has written 195 posts on The Cork Board. She's lived in the heart of the Napa Valley for nearly a decade and is a foodie with a love of photography. Follow her on Twitter @KRJ99 and visit her website.

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