Join your friends with
artisanal Pinot Noir producers at the 2016 Pinot on the River Festival,
held Sunday, October 22, 2017 on the Healdsburg Plaza in downtown
in Sonoma County’s Russian River Valley,
featuring a full day of tastings from some of
California's best Pinot producers.
Pinot On The River begins at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Oct 22 when VIP
ticket holders can enter the Grand Tasting ahead of the general public.
Noon entries are also available for the Grand Tasting on the
Healdsburg Plaza. Event ends at 4PM
Pinot on the River 2016 Raises $110,000 for local
Boys & Girls Clubs
Popular wine tasting event more than doubles
investment in after-school and summer programs
CA (October 27, 2016) – The 13th Annual Pinot on the
River event was held on Sunday, October 23rd on the Healdsburg
Plaza. The tasting event included more than 80 area wineries and attracted
approximately 1,000 guests from across North America.
Guests were treated to a stunning afternoon tasting some
of the best Pinot Noirs California has to offer. In addition to all the
wonderful wines available for tasting, event guests had the opportunity to
bid on over 110 silent auction lots generously donated by wineries from
across the state. Guests also had the opportunity to cast their votes for
the Pinot on the River People’s Choice Award. For the sixth consecutive year
the winner was Papapietro Perry Winery of Healdsburg.
Funds raised from the event will be used to support summer
camps and afterschool programs throughout Sonoma County. Boys & Girls Clubs
of Central Sonoma County CEO Jennifer Weiss said “A beautiful setting,
amazing wines, and incredibly generous people made for a day of fun and
tremendous support for our 6,000 Club members.”
The event was sponsored by local and regional businesses
committed to making a positive difference in the community. 2016 Pinot on
the River sponsors include: Multi-Color Corporation, MA Silva USA, Sonoma
Media Group, iHeart Radio, Pacific Gas & Electric, Tricorbraun Winepak,
Enartis Vinquiry, Viavi Solutions, Comcast, The Press Democrat, Summit State
Bank, The Foundation for Global Sports Development, Meiomi Coastal
California Wines, and the Law Offices of Richard J. Meechan.