California Wine Festival


Sunset Reserve & Wine Tasting

Friday, April 19, 2012

6:30 – 9 pm
Laguna Cliffs Marriot Resort & Spa – VUE LAWN -NEW VENUE!

The “Sunset Rare & Reserve” Wine Tasting on April 19, 2013 will feature rare and reserve level bottles that winemakers will dust off and pour at this popular event. Some wines being poured are no longer in distribution; some are proprietor’s reserves and end-of-vintage wines. A champagne reception greets guests who will be treated to Napa trophy cabs, rare bottles from Sonoma County, Santa Cruz and Sierra Mtn. areas, the red-hot Central Coast, Pinots from Santa Barbara County and much more. Top regional chefs will serve hot and cold appetizers while live bluesy jazz keeps things super cool. Ticket price includes all wine and food samples and an 18 oz keepsake wine glass.

Advance Ticket Price – $99 (Gate Price $125)

Special Event Valet Parking Rate $29 $16


Saturday, April 20, 2013
12 – 4 pm*
Doheny State Beach

Sip your favorite wines and savor all the gourmet foods for an additional 60 minutes (Enter at 12pm, not 1 pm) at this years Beachside Wine Festival. Avoid the crowds and lines, step right up to your favorite wineries and restaurants without waiting. Enter into an uncrowded Festival grounds and enjoy extra time to talk and sample with the winemakers and restaurateurs before the general public is admitted at 1:00 pm. Early Entrance Tickets do not include admission to VIP Pavilion. Ticket price includes all wine and food samples and an 18 oz keepsake wine glass.

Advance Ticket Price – $94 (Gate Price $105) – ONLY 500 Available!


Saturday, April 20, 2013
1 – 4 pm
Doheny State Beach

Hit the grassy, palm-lined Doheny State Beach to experience the quintessential California wine tasting event at our Orange County California Wine Festival grand finale. Indulge in this heady, springtime ‘right of pleasure’ and join the afternoon-long celebration — Unlimited tasting of fine wine & foods, plus sun, sea and music. Sip hundreds of vintage California wines, sample dozens of hot and cold gourmet appetizers, artisan breads and cheeses, fresh cut fruits, and for a change of taste, sample local and regional craft brews too. Ticket price includes all wine and food samples and an 18 oz keepsake wine glass.

Advance Ticket Price – $69 (Gate Price $80)

Saturday, April 20, 2013
4 -5 pm
Doheny State Beach – Picnic Area A & B

The Wine fest may be over, but not the fun! Festival guests are encouraged to join the fun at the free “Winedown” post-Fest event right at the Doheny State Beach Picnic area next to the Festival. Organizers invite everyone to relax and refresh in the shade for an hour before heading home. Free bottled water, gourmet cheese, artisan breads and more will be offered. The event will benefit the DSBIA (Doheny State Beach Interpretive Association) and donations will be accepted.

Complimentary to Beachside Wine Festival attendees


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