About

YOUR CHANCE TO OWN A TRUE SONOMA COUNTY ORIGINAL

Presented by the Sonoma County Vintners, the Sonoma County Barrel Auction is a live auction of wine futures from the county’s top growers and winemakers. These once-in-a-lifetime wines represent the exceptional stylistic range and world-class quality of Sonoma County. A team of masters, invited from around the country, will be visibly involved in evaluating the auction lots and participating throughout the event. The Sonoma County Barrel Auction is invitation-only for members of the wine industry, with personal invitations extended by participating wineries to members of the trade and media. Proceeds will support Sonoma County marketing initiatives.

9:00am – 4:30pm
Sonoma County Barrel Auction at MacMurray Estate Vineyards™
9015 Westside Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448

2018 SONOMA COUNTY BARREL AUCTION SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2018

9:00am – 4:30pm
Sonoma County Barrel Auction

9:00am – 11:45am
Auction Lot Preview & Barrel Tasting

12:00pm – 1:00pm
Lunch is served

1:00pm – 4:30pm
Barrel Auction

4:30pm
Celebration Toast
Event Concludes

 

2018 PRE-AUCTION EVENTS

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

FOUNDERS’ CIRCLE DINNER
Invitation Only for 2015/2016/2017 Winning Bidders

 

Thursday April 19, 2018

BARREL AUCTION PREVIEW EVENTS

Trade & media are invited to county-wide tastings on Thursday, April 19. Sonoma County AVAs will feature participating barrel auction wineries and offer the opportunity to preview barrel lots and current release wines.

Invitation Only for Trade and Media

 

SONOMA COUNTY ICONS CELEBRATION

Join us as we celebrate our Sonoma County Barrel Auction: Class of 2018 Wine Icons. Our honorees have helped shape the heritage of Sonoma County winemaking and we are honored to celebrate their contributions to our wine community. The Class of 2018 Wine Icons will be announced in March.

Invitation Only for Trade and Media

 


 

ABOUT SONOMA COUNTY VINTNERS

Sonoma County Vintners is the leading voice of Sonoma County wine, dedicated to raising awareness of Sonoma County as one of the world’s premier wine regions, noted for its heritage of artisan winemaking, distinct growing regions, and extraordinary quality. Founded in 1944, the Sonoma County Vintners represents more than 200 wineries of all sizes throughout Sonoma County.

For more information about the Sonoma County Vintners, visit www.sonomawine.com.