Come and celebrate summer at the third annual Pacific Wine & Food Classic presented by Pacific Sales at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort, taking place on Saturday, August 17 and Sunday, August 18 from 2–5 p.m. Recognized by The International Food, Wine and Travel Writers Association as one of the top ten food and wine festivals in the world, the two-day experience invites culinary enthusiasts and wine lovers to enjoy the soft sands and bay-front view while experiencing over 100 stations to savor the perfect summer weekend.
Bubble enthusiasts will enjoy a Lillet Spritz welcome cocktail and a visit to the Bubble Bar at the end of the sand featuring G.H. Mumm, Scharffenberger Cellars, Argyle Winery, Gloria Ferrar, Wilson Creek and Martini & Rossi. Head to the Wine Lounge by Dacor to browse the latest in luxury wine appliances and sample more than 25 beautiful wines under the big tent paired with bites from BXCR Wine Bar.
Stroll along the beach while completely immersed in endless taste experiences highlighting summer inspired dishes from more than 50 of Southern California’s top chefs. Don't miss the giant made-on-site paella by Chef Leo Razo of Villa Roma along with empanadas paired with wine from the oldest winery in North America, Casa Madero. Enjoy fresh Smoked Shrimp Cocktail and Scallop & Lobster Ceviche at the Atria Lounge.
Between bites from favorite restaurants and pours from the region’s most distinguished wineries, sample a variety of refreshing sips from renowned breweries and distilleries including summer inspired margaritas by Hornitos, samples of ice cold beer from JT Schmid's Brewery at the vibrant District Lounge and Makers Mark cocktails from the Makers Wanted Tour Truck.
Experience all new activations and interactive moments around every corner including the Celebrity Cruises Silent Disco, the KLOS Beach Party with Rock 'N Roll tunes and beach party games and a live radio broadcast of The Fork Report with Neil Saavedra.
Capture the picture-perfect weekend with a variety of fun photo opportunities including the giant Adirondack chair, the larger-than-life wine bottle and wine glass, the Pacific Wine & Food Classic step & repeat and of course, the natural backdrop of the sparkling blue water. Stop by the INFINITY Lounge to get your Pacific Wine & Food Classic photo taken at the INFINITI photo booth, and be sure to share your pics using the event hashtags: #PacificWineandFood #PacificSales #PacificWineandFoodClassic #BeNice.
Keep the fun going all night long at the official Yacht Rock After Party of the Pacific Wine & Food Classic at Newport Dunes’ waterfront restaurant, Back Bay Bistro. Take in panoramic views of the sun setting over the Back Bay while listening to live music by Trinity Tribute Band performing the music of Journey, Foreigner and Styx, including Yacht Rock favorites.
Pacific Wine & Food Classic
Saturday, August 17 and Sunday, August 18
Yacht Rock After Party: Saturday, August 17
VIP Admission, 1 p.m.–5 p.m.
General Admission, 2–5 p.m.
Yacht Rock After Party: 5–10 p.m.
GA Saturday Tickets: $119
GA Sunday Tickets: $99
Tickets at the Door Pricing: $150 GA, $200 VIP
VIP Saturday Tickets: Sold Out
VIP Sunday Tickets: Sold Out
Weekend Passes: Sold Out
Yacht Rock After Party: $25–$50
*VIP tickets include one-hour early admission at 1 p.m., access to the Grassy VIP Gazebo Courtyard, featuring a spectacular view of the bay and several exclusive cocktail and food offerings. VIP tickets are extremely limited.
**The Pacific Wine & Food Classic is limited to guests ages 21 and over.
Tickets for the event can be bought here:
Pacific Wine & Food Classic: http://www.pacificwineandfood.com/tickets.html
Yacht Rock After Party: http://www.pacificwineandfood.com/after-party.html
For more information about Pacific Wine & Food Classic, please visit http://www.pacificwineandfood.com/, call 949-287-EAT1 or email info@PacificWineandFood.com.
Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort
1131 Back Bay Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660