Weekend Preview

July 25, 2018

<p> <i>To us, a great summer weekend includes spending time on a winery lawn with a glass of vino in hand, listening to the cool tunes of a local band. Luckily, there's no shortage of summer concert series events this weekend, no matter where you're located! </i></p> <p>  </p> <h2 id="Sonoma"> Sonoma Wine Country</h2> <h3> <a href="https://www.foleyfoodandwinesociety.com/events/sebastiani/sebastiani-2018-friday-night-music-series-and-food-truck-friday-may-25"><strong>Sebastiani Friday Night Music Series</strong></a></h3> <p> <strong>Friday, July 27th, 6PM - 9PM</strong><br /> <a href="https://www.foleyfoodandwinesociety.com/Wineries/Sonoma/Sebastiani">Sebastiani Vineyards</a> | 389 Fourth Street East, Sonoma, CA</p> <p> Get the weekend started on the right foot with a Friday evening event in the heart of Sonoma! Sebastiani’s Friday Night Music Series continues with the band Backtrax taking the stage, serving up your favorite classic rock and oldies from the 60s, 70s, and 80s. It’s the last Friday of the month, so you know what that means… it’s also Food Truck Friday! Be sure to come hungry to pick up some of your favorite bites from local food trucks that will be on-site. And, of course, we can’t forget about the wine; Sebastiani will have wine available by-the-glass or by-the-bottle for purchase. This family-friendly event is open to all, including well-behaved four-legged friends. Admission is free and no RSVP is required. </p> <h3> <a href="https://www.sonomacounty.com/sonoma-events/healdsburg-arts-festival"><strong>Healdsburg Arts Festival </strong></a></h3> <p> <strong>July 21 - July 29</strong><br /> Healdsburg Plaza | Healdsburg, CA</p> <p> Healdsburg Plaza will look a little bit different this weekend, as the 2018 Healdsburg Arts Festival takes over the space! Featuring artwork by over 60 different artists from throughout the U.S., attendees will have the opportunity to shop in addition to experience art demonstrations and interactive art. Live performances, food, and wine put the cherry on top of what’s sure to be a fantastic weekend celebrating the arts! </p> <p>  </p> <h2 id="Sonoma"> California's Central Coast Wine Country</h2> <h3> <a href="https://www.foleyfoodandwinesociety.com/events/firestone/2018-firestone-summer-concert-series-052518"><strong>Firestone  Summer Concert Series</strong></a></h3> <p> <strong>Friday, July 27th, 6PM - 9PM</strong><br /> <a href="https://www.foleyfoodandwinesociety.com/Wineries/Central-Coast/Firestone">Firestone Vineyards</a> | 5017 Zaca Station Road, Los Olivos, CA</p> <p> <a href="http://www.foleyfoodandwinesociety.com/Wineries/Central-Coast/Firestone">Firestone Vineyards</a> welcomes local band Rincon to the property as they take the state for the next installment of their Summer Concert Series. Rincon’s eclectic sound will cross generations, sure to get the whole family up and dancing throughout the evening. Big Tom’s Backyard BBQ will be on-site serving up delicious meats and sandwiches, and Firestone wine will be available for purchase. Admission is free and no RSVP is necessary. </p> <h3> <a href="https://gilroygarlicfestival.com/">Gilroy Garlic Festival</a></h3> <p> <strong>July 27 - July 29</strong><br /> Christmas Hill Park | 7050 Miller Avenue, Gilroy, CA</p> <p> Known as the world’s greatest summer food festival, the Gilroy Garlic Festival is held each year on the last full weekend of July. Thousands of visitors come every year to enjoy three full days of great garlicky food, live music, arts & crafts, cooking competitions, and family fun. Almost two tons of garlic is consumed at the festival each year! Tickets and more information can be found on the <a href="https://gilroygarlicfestival.com/festival/tickets/">Gilroy Garlic Festival website</a>. </p> <p>  </p> <h2 id="PacificNorthwest"> Pacific Northwest</h2> <h3> <a href="https://www.foleyfoodandwinesociety.com/events/three-rivers/2018-three-rivers-summer-concert-series-070618"><strong>Three Rivers Summer Concert Series </strong></a></h3> <p> <strong>Friday, July 27th, 6:30PM - 9PM </strong><br /> <a href="https://www.foleyfoodandwinesociety.com/Wineries/Pacific-Northwest/Three-Rivers">Three Rivers Winery</a> | 5641 Old Hwy 12, Walla Walla, WA </p> <p> Three Rivers knows how to throw a summer concert! Join the Walla Walla winery for a great mix of music, wine, lawn games, and delicious locally-catered food by Walla Walla Tamales. This week, local band Josephine Fox will be playing a variety of covers and originals that span rock, soul, funk, and pop tunes that will make you want to dance the night away. Three Rivers wines will be available for sale both by-the-glass and by-the-bottle.The event is complimentary for Three Rivers Wine Club members, and $5/ticket for lawn seating. <a href="https://www.threeriverswinery.com/Events/RSVP-Form---Friday-Night-Music-Series">Additional options</a> for table reservations are available. <a href="https://www.threeriverswinery.com/Events/RSVP-Form---Friday-Night-Music-Series">RSVP online</a> or by calling 509-526-9463, ext 1. </p> <h3> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/207491286718918/">The Four Graces Summer Music on the Lawn</a></h3> <p> <strong>Saturday, July 28th, 1PM - 4PM </strong><br /> <a href="https://www.foleyfoodandwinesociety.com/Wineries/Pacific-Northwest/The-Four-Graces">The Four Graces</a> | 9605 NE Fox Farm Road, Dundee, OR</p> <p> Wine and music is a winning combination. Combine it with the beautiful setting of The Four Graces? It doesn’t get better. Music will be provided by local band Old Friends Trio, who will be fill the vineyard with tunes throughout the afternoon. Wine from The Four Graces will be available for purchase. The event is free and family-friendly. </p> <p>  </p>

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