Sierra Pelona Vintners Wine Festival

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Vendor and Sponsor update for the 2nd Annual Sierra Pelona Vintners Wine Festival

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Screen Shot 2014-02-28 at 1.51.44 PMHello 2nd Annual Sierra Pelona Vintners Fans,

Here is a vendor and sponsor update for the 2nd Annual Sierra Pelona Vintners Wine Festival.

We are still accepting a few more applications for vendors. If you or know someone that makes a gourmet food or wine item, please forward this to them. In order to have your name listed on our program, applications are due by April 11.

This charitable event is benefiting College of the Canyons Culinary Institute. Please help us raise money by purchasing tickets and donating a raffle item.

Please email or send in your raffle items to Sierra Pelona Vintners
10262 Sierra Highway
Agua Dulce CA 91390


union-bank-of-california-logo-150x150Our Presenting Sponsor is Union Bank. Other sponsors are, Mercedes Benz of Valencia, Aquafina Water, Naked Juice, All American Containers, Rec Solar, Anheuser Busch,& Crillion Importers



Screen Shot 2014-03-24 at 1.39.24 PMMedia Sponsors are LA Times, LA Weekly, Country Journal, Magazine of Santa Clarita, KCRW Radio, Tee it Radio, & Signal of Santa Clarita



newhall refineryIn-Kind Sponsors are Andy Gump, A1 Tents, Star Protective Services,Jethawks Baseball, Egg Plantation, & Newhall Refinery


brewery02_smallBreweries, & Spirits Tastings  Magellan Gin    — Absenthe, Agwa,  Rhum Barbancourt   , Wolf Creek Brewery, Mi Rancho Tequila,& Diosa Tequila



Rattler's Bar B QueGourmet Bites will be supplied by delicious artisan food producers such as
Portos Bakery, Gourmet Blends , Rattlers BBQ, Double D Cupcakes, George’s BBQ and Smokin’ BBQuties Grill Team, & Mickey’sMomma’sBBQ

Screen Shot 2014-03-21 at 1.57.12 PMBoutique Creations Kym’s Kreations, Isidoradesigns, Designs by Sandra Lane, BLVD Cosmetics,  Agua Dulce Accents and R& K Designs

We have just added a few home winemakers; Bobcat, Du Nasi, Six Foulkes, and Bouquet Vineyards.


Discover A Heavenly Oasis Just Outside of Downtown at the 2nd Annual Sierra Pelona Wine Festival

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Discover A Heavenly Oasis Just Outside of Downtown

Los Angeles of Decadent Wine+Food+Music at the 2nd Annual Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Wine & Jazz Festival


vendor1Los Angeles County (March 27, 2014) – The Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Association  2nd Annual Vintners Festival & Jazz In the Vineyard Event on Saturday, April 26, from 11am-4pm, at Reyes Winery in Agua Dulce, just 45 minutes north of downtown Los Angeles, features an unparalleled mix of great locally-produced wine and food, paired with illustrious live jazz music performed in a breathtakingly beautiful vineyard setting. 


“You might say we’ve created a kind of  ‘holy trinity’ for voluptuaries of decadent wine+food+music in a heavenly oasis right outside of Downtown Los Angeles,” says Cyndee Donato of Donato Family Vineyard and Antelope Valley Winery, a Winemaker and member of the Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Association. “And, the beauty of it is, almost no one knows we’re here, so our guests get to be the first to discover this burgeoning, wine frontier.”


Local Wine, Breweries, & Spirits Tastingswill be from, among others,San Antonio Winery,  Alonso Family Vineyards BobcatChavez Vineyards– Du NasiGolden Star Vineyards  Donato Family VineyardAntelope Valley Winery-  Harris Wine Biz  High Desert CellarsCoruce Vineyards — Oasis Vineyards — Six FoulkesMagellan Gin  — Agua Dulce WineryAbsenthePulchella WineryRhum Barbancourt  Reyes WineryAnhueser-Busch and other SPVVA Members. 


Gourmet Bites will be supplied by delicious artisan food producers such as

Le Chene French CuisinePortos BakeryTruffles n Toffee    California BakeryGourmet Blends and more to be announced.



The 2014 Festival’s Jazz-In-the-Vineyard Musical Lineup includes:


Quattro, the 2013 Latin Jazz Grammy Nominee for Best New Artist, a fresh, new innovative ensemble blending  Latin + Pop + Jazz + Classical creating their unique sound. Their debut album is “POPZZICAL”. Read more…

Lauren Koval, jazz vocalist & Paul McDonald, keyboardist and arranger, performing Latin Jazz & Standards from the Great American Songbook. Read more…


Jon Stephen, Tropical Brazilian Guitarist, performing his own genre of all original music of magical compositions ranging from smoky jazz to breezy bossa nova to serrano-like flamenco. Read more…


Still Moving Project, a group of dedicated, fun-loving musicians, making beautiful original music with a unique brand of melodic rock, country, folk, and jazz.  


The Arts & Crafts Exhibit will feature local artists including the find woodworks of Carlos Bacelar, Isidora Designs, DeSigns by Sandra Lane, and Prussmeier Pens. Also, MCigar returns with his highly coveted, hand-rolled fine smokes.


A portion of the proceeds from the festival will benefit College of the Canyons, the Institute for the Culinary Arts, scheduled to open fall 2014.  Sponsors for the event include Union Bank of California,  Rec Solar, Tee It Up, and All-American Containers. For more information on the 2014 Festival, and a up-to-date list of participants including wineries and other vendors, artists’ biographies and photographs, please visit the SPVVA website.


Media Contact: Georgina Stassi, Stassi & Associates, Media Relations for the Wine & Culinary Industry;; 310-613-7445. Find a Media Pass Request Form on SPVVA website. Reyes Winery is located at 10262 Sierra Highway in Agua Dulce, CA 91390.


About Sierra Pelona Valley AVA and SPVVA Vintners Association:

The Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Association is an organization that brings together the talents and resources of its members, partners and community in order to promote the production and appreciation of fine wines grown or produced within the Sierra Pelona Valley AVA. Nestled in the Sierra Pelona Mountains of Southern California, just 30 miles north of downtown Los Angeles, the Sierra Pelona Valley’s untouched natural beauty provides the perfect environment for burgeoning vineyards, boutique wineries and outdoor enthusiasts. Visitors can enjoy a day of discovery and relaxation exploring the area’s fine wineries, tasting rooms, events and hiking trails. For information on how to make the most of your time in Sierra Pelona Valley Wine Country, join the Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners on Facebook and follow along on Twitter.