FRIDAY, AUGUST 6
PRESIDENTS CLUB & VINTNER GRANT HONOREES LUNCHEON
12:00PM – 2:30PM
Hosted by Proprietress Gina Gallo
Featuring Special Guest Speaker CNN Commentator Paul Begala
Chef Jeffery Russell, Former Chef Aureole & Charlie Palmer Group
Executive Chef Nash Cognetti Tre Posti
Presidents Club and Vintner Honorees will be treated to a special luncheon and world-class wines at the newly restored Louis M. Martini Winery, hosted by Proprietress & Winemaker Gina Gallo and featuring CNN Commentator, author and professor, Paul Begala.
Paul Begala will entertain guests with a witty and highly informed perspective on today’s headlines. Paul has won both an Emmy Award and a Peabody Award. In addition to appearing on air, Paul writes commentary for CNN.
Chef Jeffery Russell will showcase his culinary talent with a live-action reception on the Cabana Lawn, followed by a decadent luncheon in Louis Martini Park prepared by Chef Nash Cognetti and designed to complement the beautifully crafted wines.
Guests will celebrate Rich & Leslie Frank, of Frank Family Vineyards, into our Vintner Grant Honoree family.
By Invitation Only — Giving Club Membership
ROCK THE V PARTY
6:30PM – 11:00PM
Hosted by ESPN Basketball Analyst Jay Bilas
WE’RE ALL FIRED UP FOR 2021!VINTNER BBQ SHOWDOWN You be the judge as Vintner Honorees Robin Baggett, Cyril Chappellet, Jeff Gargiulo and David Duncan are paired up with special V talent and surprise guests in the BBQ showdown. ESPN Basketball Analyst Jay Bilas will host the evening’s spirited cook-off, live music and festivities fit for an epic reunion.
WINE COUNTRY’S PREEMINENT VINTNERS You’ll have plenty of opportunities to chat with the vintners as you sample their latest vintages and perfectly aged selections. Enjoy handcrafted wines, prized varietals and new releases, as you sip and savor every drop.
CONNOISSEUR WINE AUCTION One-of-a-kind custom curated blends are yours for the tasting and possibly winning! The highest bidders could get hold of a some of the rarest and finest bottles of wine from world-renowned wine makers.
DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY Friday Night’s Rock the V Party will have us dancing the night away with the retro-soul, R&B grooves of nationally acclaimed, Cracked Ice, along with Miami’s dynamic mix-master, DJ Lucian White. Together we’ll join for a musical tribute to Napa’s bravest First Responders and a special community heroes grant presentation.