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St. Martin’s Sonoita AVA New Release Festival
November 11, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm MST
The 17th Annual celebration of St. Martin’s Sonoita AVA New Release Festival and the 33rd Anniversary of the Sonoita AVA (American Viticulture Area) will be November 11th from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. No reservations required. Tickets can be purchased in advance at sonoitavineyards.com. Blessing of the new vintages are at noon. Admission of $35 includes 15 wine tasting tickets with souvenir glass, tasting of new and current releases from Sonoita Vineyards, AZ Hops and Vines, Charron Vineyards, Wilhelm Family Vineyards, Rancho Rossa, Lightning Ridge Cellars, The Village of Elgin Winery, The Elgin Distillery, Dos Cabezas Wine Works, Callaghan Vineyards, Hannah’s Hill and Kief-Joshua Vineyards, barrel tasting with Sonoita Vineyards, discussion with the winemakers present, free souvenir giveaway to first 100 customers, and vineyard tours! We will have vendors on site for Holiday Shopping and activities for all children and children at heart.
Lunch may be purchased on-site from two restaurants: The Steak Out & Luke’s Pizza, and wine-by-the-glass will be available.
This is the third of three festivals at Sonoita Vineyards for 2017! In 2018, the 40th Annual Blessing of Sonoita Vineyards is Saturday, April 7, 2018, HarvestFest is on Saturday, July 28, 2018, and St. Martin’s New Release Festival on November 10, 2018. The Winery/Tasting Room is open daily from 10am-4pm (except major holidays). Private tours, tastings, luncheons or special events in our Vintage Room may be arranged.
Take Hwy 83 south from I-10. Sonoita Vineyards is located 3 miles south of Elgin at 290 Elgin-Canelo Road, Elgin, AZ 85611.