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GAY WINE WEEK GOES ONLINE BRINGING SONOMA INTO YOUR HOME!

See below for details and join us to experience our first-ever VIRTUAL GAY WINE WEEK!

Benefiting Face To Face, Sonoma County HIV/AIDS Network


The Colors of Wine Country

Being Black in Wine Country, A Conversation

Friday, July 17 -  6:00pm (PST)

A conversation with African-American leaders from the Wine/Hospitality Industry.

Join Out In The Vineyard Owner, Gary Saperstein as he engages notable Wine Country Vintners and industry insiders to share their stories of being black in a white-male dominated industry.

"I wanted to find a way to bring more meaning to the Virtual Gay Wine Week due to these fragile and challenging times.I hope this conversation will help educate and open up people's hearts and minds to the work that we all have to do to bring us all closer to equality."

Joining the conversation will be Vineyard Manager, Brenae Royal, Vintner Lloyd Davis of Corner 103, Fern Stroud owner of Black Vines, David Nicolls of Coravin and Eric Jackson, Creative Programs Manager for the Sonoma Community Center.

Colors of Wine Country Panelists for Gay Wine Week in Sonoma

VIRTUAL WINERY TOUR

Saturday, July 18 at 10:00am (PT)

Journey With Us Through Sonoma Valley!

Beautiful vistas and rolling hills surround you as we get to enjoy wines from Gay Wine Week presenting Sponsor, Chateau St. Jean Winery.

Many of you have had the opportunity to enjoy this iconic Sonoma property during the Twilight T-Dance with the sun setting over the rolling hills and vineyards while the moon rises high above the Valley. Here we will bring the winery into your home with the sun shining brightly. Come see this stunning winery in a whole new light. 

We will make our way over to Viansa Winery offering stunning views, vines and wines at the summit of Sonoma. From high above the hilltop we will get to enjoy this stunning Tuscany villa along with its 33 acres of estate vineyards and 97 acres of natural wetlands. 


Virtual Twilight T-Dance

Saturday, July 18 - 5:00pm-7:00pm (PST)

THE SIGNATURE EVENT OF GAY WINE WEEK COMES INTO YOUR HOME.

CREATE YOUR OWN DANCE PARTY with our TWILIGHT T-DANCE DJ'S 

There was no way we could do this weekend without the Twilight T-Dance. Even though we can’t be together in person you can create your own “Dance Party.” Invite a few friends over or meet online and dance the night away!

San Francisco's Drag Superstar Ruby Red Munro hosts the evening while you get to dance the night away. Tune in to listen to past T-Dance DJ's. featuring Corey Craig, DJ Christopher Berini, and this year’s T-Dance DJ, Griffin Longstreth aka Pumpkin Spice.

Watch performances from Transcendence Theater Company’s “Broadway Under The Stars” bringing both Broadway & Off-Broadway performers right into your home with their amazing talent.

 


DRAG QUEEN BINGO
BUBBLES & WINE AUCTION
Sunday, July 19 10:00am (PST)

Bingo will never be quite the same again! 

Drag Queen Bingo Gay Wine Week in Sonoma Valley

Our Gay Wine Week Drag Superstar Ruby Red Munro will lead you in a game of Bingo that will have you rolling on the floor. Prizes will be awarded for the winner of each game. 

Then stay with us as Auctioneer Michael Tate Zooms in for our Annual Live Wine Auction to benefit Face to Face, Sonoma County HIV/AIDS Network. 

Their mission is ending HIV in Sonoma County. Over  the past 10 years Gay Wine Week has helped raise $400,000.00 for the organizations work. Let's help them during these challenging times for non-profits. 


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