Valley Public Radio's 33rd Annual Wine Tasting: Splendor in the Glass

Sunday, May 7th, 2017

Join us for Valley Public Radio’s premiere event of the year.  Once again we will be gathering at the beautiful Lester Estate on the San Joaquin River for an afternoon of wine sampling, delectable food, and great friends.

Tickets are $80 per person and are on sale now at

All proceeds benefit FM89.  This is an event for adults over the age of 21 and will be held rain or shine.

There will be live music, a silent auction, and a raffle to win $1,500!

Complimentary round-trip bus transportation, including lunch, will be provided in Bakersfield and Visalia, but you must reserve a spot by calling 559-862-2480.

Purchase your tickets here!

South Valley Bus Schedule

1. Bakersfield boards at Noon, and leaves at 12:15pm from the Beale Memorial Library Parking Lot at 701 Truxton.  Returns that night at 9:15pm. 
2. Visalia boards at 1:30pm, and leaves at 1:45pm from the Wyndham Visalia (formerly Holiday Inn) Parking Lot where Highways 198 & 99 meet.  Returns that night at 7:30pm 
3. Bus guests get a complimentary box lunch. 

Special thanks to our presenting sponsor:    

Glass Sponsor: EECU        

James G. Parker Insurance, Dr. Tom & Cynthia Downing     

Raffle Ticket Sponsor:  
RDT Architecture     

South Valley Bus Sponsor : 
Wells Fargo Private Bank     

Master Sommelier: Klein DeNatale Goldner, Valley Remnants & Rolls, Bennett, Sharpe, deLaRosa, Bennett, & Licalsi, Richard Heath & Associates, Inc., Regency Investment Advisors, Thiesen Dueker Financial, Baker Peterson Franklin, Kaiser Permanente   

Silent Auction Tent Sponsor : 
A Sense Of Place Fine Art Gallery     

Connoisseur : 
Petunia's Place, Debrah Prewit & Roland Isaak, Celeste DeMonte & Neal Howard, Rio Mesa Insurance, Facility Designs, Patricia A. Lutz, Sierra Nut House, McCormick Barstow LLP, Dr. Eghbalieh