Crush MS – Summer Celebration and Symposium

Crush MS Summer Celebration and Symposium
Wineries unite to crush multiple sclerosis!

Wines | Food | Music | Auction | Fun!

All proceeds are donated to MS research and to MS related programs

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Symposium 2:00-3:00 

“The History and Future of Wellness Interventions in MS Management” 
presented by 
Brian Hutchinson, Director

Dignity Health MS Achievement Center

Wine tasting 3:00-6:00 

Reid Family Vineyards and Counter Punch Wines have teamed up to create an organization called Crush MS, dedicated to raising funds and awareness toward the elimination of Multiple Sclerosis.




General Information – Saturday, July 6, 2019 * 11 AM – 4 PM start at your favorite winery and make a day of touring the Dry Creek Valley. Tickets on sale now!

Join Kokomo, Martorana, Pedroncelli, Rued, Talty and Family Wineries for a Zin filled day in the beautiful Dry Creek Valley!  The Dry Creek Valley’s most popular and well know varietal will be on full display as we pair an array of delicious Zinfandels and Primitivos (Italian Zinfandels) with mouthwatering BBQ.  Enjoy Pulled Pork at Kokomo Winery, Tri-Tip Steak slices marinated in their own TNT Butt Rubb at Family Wineries, Meat Ball Slider at Martorana Family Winery, Italian Sausage, Pepper and Onions from Pedroncelli Winery, barbecued chicken wings at Rued and Flank Steak at Talty. A selection of other varietals will also be available for tasting that day including whites, rosés, blends, and dessert wines. We hope to see you for a day of good food, great wines, and a commemorative glass as we celebrate all things Zin!

Tickets grant admission to all participating wineries and the price includes a commemorative glass and wine and food at all six wineries. Early Bird pricing is available through June 10 for $45 per person $25 for Designated Drivers.  After that tickets are $55 per person, $30 for Designated Drivers.

Tickets will also be available on the day of the event at any winery for $55 per person, $30 for Designated Drivers.  Must be 21 and over to attend (18 and Over acceptable for Designated Drivers).


Tiburon Wine Festival

Tiburon Wine Festival is one of the Bay Area’s most popular wine events. 

The Wines 
Featuring wines from both established and small production wineries, the Tiburon Wine festival provides a rare opportunity to experience new wines and savor old favorites.  Taste wines from Napa, Sonoma and as far afield as Italy and Hungary.  Among the participating wineries in 2018 were Frank Family Vineyards, Grgich Hills Estate, Nimród Winery, MacRostie Winery & Vineyards, Peju, Rosenblum Cellars and Twomey Cellars.

The Food 
Great local restaurants and food purveyors! 2018’s Festival included Sam’s Anchor Cafe, Rustic Bakery, Luna Blu, Servino Ristorante, Pizza Antica, Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese, Tiburon Tavern, Woodlands Market, Clover Sonoma Cheese, Mariposa Ice Creamery and Basel B Inc Chocolates & Confections.

The Extras Enjoy live music and a VIP lounge. Beer lovers will enjoy the beer tastings from select breweries.

When & Where 
Saturday, May 18, 2019, 1 to 4 pm
Point Tiburon Plaza, 1701 Tiburon Blvd., Tiburon, CA 94920

Tickets are $85 for general admission wine & food tasting and $115 per person for VIP tickets. Must be 21. Please bring valid government-issued photo identification such as a driver’s license or passport for proof of age. No infants, strollers or animals allowed on event grounds. No exceptions.

Staglin Family Vineyard’s 2018 Music Festival for Brain Health

Where Brain Science, Wine and Cuisine Sizzle! 

You are invited to learn about brain disorder research while tasting fine wine, enjoying culinary delights and dancing like there’s no tomorrow at Staglin Family Vineyard.

This year’s 2018 Music Festival for Brain Health will provide the best in education and entertainment as you help raise funds for an important cause. The multi-talented Jennifer Hudson will perform on the music stage, and the former NIMH Director and current President of Mindstrong Health, Thomas R. Insel, MD will keynote the Scientific Symposium. 

September 15, 2018

12:00 PM
Scientific Symposium
(free with advanced registration)

2:00 PM
Wine Tasting Reception

3:30 PM
Concert Performance

5:30 PM
VIP Dinner

Taste of Napa

Savor exceptional food, wine and music at Taste of Napa, the festival’s annual celebration featuring the best that the valley has to offer. This year’s gathering is at the stunning, brand new Vista Collina Resort. With thoughtful, Tuscan-style décor, a tasting Village, a locally-sourced, artisanal market, and a spacious community lawn for picnic, play and private concerts, Vista Collina is Napa at its finest.

More than 70 local wineries, restaurants and top artisans offer delicious fare to sample as you wander the grounds, taking in the relaxed atmosphere and Napa sunshine. The afternoon also features live music, an appearance by famed chef Ryan Scott, and the Reserve Tasting Salon – a private spot offering tastings of some of Napa Valley’s most sought after wines.