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Wine Industry Events and Formal Instruction
 
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April 2018

 

Events

 
April 25
 

UC Davis Viticulture and Enology on the Road in Sonoma County, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Santa Rosa, Calif., ucanr.edu

 
April 26-28
 

Hospice du Rhone at the Paso Robles Event Center in Paso Robles, Calif. hospicedurhone.org

 
April 27-29
 

Vineyard to Vintner Weekend in the Stags Leap District of Napa Valley. stagsleapdistrict.com/v2v.php

 
April 30 - May 3
 

Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America annual convention and exposition at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nev. wswaconvention.org 

 

 
 

May 2018

 

Events

 
May 4-5
 

Sauvignon Blanc Experience hosted by the Lake County Winegrape Commission and Lake County Winery Assocition, featuring international symposium and grand tasting in Kelseyville, Calif. sauvignonblancexperience.com

 
May 4-6
 

Inspire Napa Valley fundraising event to support the Alzheimer's Association. inspirenapavalley.org

 
May 5-6
 

Orange Uncorked Wine Festival, Montpelier Station, Va. vawinelover.com

 
May 6-9
 

CIA Sommelier Summit at the Copia center in Napa, Calif. ciaatcopia.com

 
May 7
 

UCCE Sonoma County hosts training sessions addressing water diversion, monitoring and reporting. Santa Rosa, Calif. ucanr.edu

 
May 7-12
 

Taste of Monticello Wine Trail Festival, in Charlottesville, Va. monticellowinetrailfestival.com

 
May 12
 

Garagiste Festival Northern Exposure in Sonoma, tasting event featuring small garagiste "micro-wineries" in Sonoma, Calif. garagistefestival.com

 
May 15-16
 

U.S. Trade Tasting in New York, usatradetasting.com

 
May 18-20
 

21st annual Anderson Valley Pinot Noir Festival hosted by Anderson Valley Winegrowers Association at Camp Navarro, Calif. avwines.com

 
May 19
 

14th annual ZinFest Wine Festival hosted by Lodi Winegrape Commission, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., Lodi, Calif., zinfest.com

 
May 20
 

Santa Cruz Mountain Winegrowers Education Foundation hosts the fourth annual Silicon Valley Wine Auction at the Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga, Calif. siliconvalleywineauction.org

 
May 20-24
 

I Love Gamay Festival in Portland, Ore. ilovegamay.com

 
May 23-24
 

Innovation + Quality, full-day conference focused on the production of premium wines. Hosted by Wine Business Monthly magazine at the Silverado Resort in Napa Valley. winebusinessiq.com

 
May 31
 

Enartis presents an all-day seminar focusing on wine stabilization and the latest winemaking tools available to achieve and ensure total wine stability in Santa Rosa, Calif. enartis.com

 
 

June 2018

 

Events

 
June 10
 

Savor Idaho hosted by the Idaho Wine Commission in Boise, Idaho. idahowines.org

 
June 18-21
 

American Society for Enology and Viticulture National Conference at the Portola Hotel & Monterey Conference Center in Monterey, Calif. asev.org

 
June 21-23
 

Roll out the Barrels in San Luis Obispo, Calif. slowine.com

 
 

July 2018

 

Events

 
July 21-22
 

Anderson Valley Barrel Tasting Weekend hosted by the Anderson Valley Winegrowers Association in Anderson, Calif. avwines.com

 
July 22-24
 

SommCon, professional conference for sommeliers and others in the trade, at the Westin Georgetown in Washington D.C. sommconusa.com 

 
July 23-24
 

USA Beer Ratings hosted by the Beverage Trade Network at the South San Francisco Conference Center. usabeerratings.com

 
July 23-24
 

USA Wine Ratings hosted by the Beverage Trade Network at the South San Francisco Conference Center. usawinechallenge.com

 
July 25-26
 

International Bulk Wine and Spirits show at the South San Francisco Conference Center in San Francisco, Calif. ibwsshow.com

 

University Courses

 
July 16-27
 

UC Davis Extension OIV Wine Marketing Program. extension.ucdavis.edu

 
 

August 2018

 

Events

 
August 9
 

Wines & Vines Packaging Conference featuring seminars, panel discussions, trade show and the winners of the Wines & Vines Packaging Design Awards at the Lincoln Theater in Yountville, Calif. wvpack.com

 
August 25-26
 

2018 Somm Summit International Wine & Spirits Symposium in Seattle, Wash. sommsummit.com

 
 

September 2018

 

Events

 
September 7-8
 

Winesong wine and food festival and charity auction at the Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens winesong.org

 
September 23-25
 

Vinexpo Explorer, hosted by Vinexpo, a two-day, invitation-only event for international buyers, distributors and media in Sonoma, Calif. vinexpo-explorer.com

 
 

November 2018

 

Events

 
November 1
 

Rootstock conference and trade show hosted by Napa Valley Grapegrowers. napagrowers.org

 
November 14-16
 

SommCon, professional conference for sommeliers and others in the trade, in San Diego, Calif. sommconusa.com

 
November 20-22
 

Vinitech Sinfel in Bordeaux, France, vinitech-sifel.com

 
 

January 2019

 

Events

 
January 23-24
 

12th annual Direct to Consumer Wine Symposium at the Hilton Concord Hotel in Napa, Calif. dtcwinesymposium.com

 
 
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