Sonoita Vineyards Upcoming Winter-Spring Events
Saturday, February 1, 2020 @ 8:00 am - Thursday, April 30, 2020 @ 5:00 pm MST
Sonoita Vineyards Special Events February – April
Join us for a SWEET & SAVORY wine tasting and food pairing, with lunch catered by Happy Cookers Catering!
• Avocado Toast paired with 2014 Cuvee Blanc
• Cauliflower Mushroom Pizza paired with 2013 SyrahAZ
• Waffle Fry’s with Chipolte Cheese paired with Arizona Sunset
• Lemon Cakes paired with 2014 Estate Fume Blanc
• Lunch: Pulled Pork with Plum or Mustard Sauce, Slaw Salad, Chips and Pickle
42nd Annual Blessing of Vines ceremony and festival
(Blessing at 12 noon).
$20.00 pre sale admission online, $25 at the door (no max),
8 wine tasting from local participating wineries
with souvenir glass.
Participating wineries are:
• Sonoita Vineyards
• The Elgin Winery and Distillery
• Lightning Ridge Cellars
• Dos Cabezas
• Kief-Joshua Vineyards
• Callaghan Vineyards
• Arizona Hops and Vines
• Hannah’s Hill
• The Meading Room
$10 Food and Wine Pairing Ticket :4 food and Sonoita Vineyards wine pairings (must be purchased in advance not available day of).
Lunch may be purchased on-site from The Steak Out or Las Vigas.
February 7, 6:30pm-9pm
Friday Night Concerts at Steam Pump Ranch
Come enjoy a beautiful night of live music at Steam Pump Ranch, 10901 N. Oracle! We will have local classic rockers Your Money’s Worth , Sonoita Vineyards will have wine for sale and food trucks will have food available for purchase. Bring family and friends out for a free night of entertainment. We will also have games set out on the lawn for all ages!
February 8-9, Sat. 10am-5pm Sun. 12-5pm
The Chocolate Experience Puts a New Flavor on Annual Event
Discover a new spin on the Chocolate Affaire for 2020, as the city of Glendale presents The Chocolate Experience, Feb. 8-9. Held at the Glendale Civic Center this year, the event will move from an outdoor festival to a more intimate experience, with select chocolatiers and confectioners, craft artisans, artistic performances, wine and chocolate pairings and live music on the fountain terrace. Cerreta Candy Company will offer free tours of the candy factory, as well as its popular chocolate-pizza making booth.
The event offers free admission and parking, plus free shuttle rides to and from Cerreta’s.
Event hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. The Glendale Civic Center is nestled in the heart of Historic Downtown Glendale at 5750 W. Glenn Dr. While downtown, visit the many charming shops and renowned restaurants to complete the day.
INFO: www.glendaleaz.com/events or 623-930-2299
March 28th 11am-6pm
We are excited to be hosting our second annual Arizona wine event to help raise funds and awareness for the Arizona Opera League of Tucson.
The event will be March 28, 2020 at The Gregory School. We will have 14 Arizona Wineries (Willcox and Sonoita), 40+ craft, art and specialty vendors, multiple food trucks for your culinary delights and live music all day. Special performances by members of the Opera and University of Arizona School of Music will be mixed into the program.
• Sonoita Vineyards
• Zarpara Vineyards
• Birds & Barrel Vineyards
• Pillsbury Wines
• Bodega Pierce Wines
• Keeling Schaefer Vineyards
• Golden Rule Vineyards
• Bodega Pierce Wine
We are excited to announce Four Peaks Brewery will be serving their award winning beers at the festival.
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