Valley Public Radio's Wine Tasting

Mark your calendars for Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 for
Valley Public Radio's 31st Annual Wine Tasting - "Garden Party Elegance"
3:30 - 6:30 PM

The Wine Tasting is 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, delicious food, and great friends. All proceeds benefit FM89.  This is an event for adults over the age of 21 and will be held rain or shine. Tickets are $75 per person and are on sale now! 

There will be live music by Blu J’z, a raffle to win $1,500, plus a silent auction! Here's a sneak preview of this year's auction items!  Complimentary round trip bus transportation, including lunch, will be provided for all south valley participants, but you must reserve a spot by calling 800-275-0764.

Reserve your tickets now!

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 Visalia Holiday Inn Parking Lot where Highways 198 & 99 meet.  Returns that night at 7:30pm 
3. Bus guests get a complimentary box lunch, with a choice of Turkey, Beef, or Veggie sandwich. 

We thank our many sponsors for making this event possible:

Zumwalt Construction

Glass Sponsor
Ahwahnee Hotel at Yosemite

Cellar Master

Vintner Coordinator 
Barry Bennett

Vintner Sponsor
Dr. Thomas & Cynthia Downing

Guest Transportation
Haron Jaguar Land Rover

Master Sommelier
Klein Denatale Goldner
RDT Architecture & Interior Design, Inc.
Regency Investment Advisors
Thiesen Dueker Financial Consulting Group
Richard Heath & Associates, Inc.
McCormick Barstow LLP

Baker Manock & Jensen
Celeste De Monte & Neal Howard
Charles & Patricia Lutz
Debrah Prewit & Roland Isaak
Petunia’s Place
Sierra Nut House
Gilmore, Magness, Leifer
James G. Parker Insurance
Bobby Eghbalieh, M.D.

Raffle Sponsor
Oakmont of Fresno

The Elbow Room

Dessert Sponsor
La Boulangerie

Invitation Sponsor
Dumont Printing

Participating Vintners


Ancient Peaks Winery

Argento Winery

Belle Glos           

Benovia Wine Co.

Cardella Winery

Cedar View Winery

Cherry Pie          

Columbia Winery


Deutz Champagne

Domaine Faiveley


Edna Valley Vineyards

Fäsi Estate Winery

Flowers Winery

Frank Family

Gary Farrell


Idle Hours Winery

J. Lohr  

Jouillian Winery

Kings River Winery

La Crema            

Louis Latour

M. Chapoutier

Miner Vineyards

Morgan Winery


Peachy Canyon


Ramos Torres

Tablas Creek

The Prisoner

Toka Madera Winery

Tolosa Winery


Vina Robles

Westbrook Wine Farm