What’s new this year from the Soroptimist International of Greater Santa Clarita Valley for the EIGHTH Annual Wine Affair with returning Title Sponsor Comfort Keepers In-Home Care? Let’s ask new event chair Pam Ingram, a name you may recognize for her years of service at RE/MAX of Santa Clarita.
“Are you ready Santa Clarita?” Pam asks. “Ready to Sip, Stroll and Savor the Sounds of this year’s Wine Affair event on Sunday, October 18th? Enjoy your afternoon from 2 to 6 p.m. on Valencia Town Center Drive while listening to (and dancing to) some new bands, sample delicious food from some of our new, as well as longstanding, local restaurants – all the while sipping on a variety of wines you may not have tried before!”
Not to tease our supporters too much, at press time these are our participants, new for 2015 are in bold: Wolf Creek Restaurant, Wolf Creek Brewing Co., Fireman’s Brew, Pocock Brew, Mystic Hills Vineyard, Plan B Wine Cellars, Magnavino Cellars, Nuggucciet Cellars, Valencia Wine Co., Bellissimo Cellars, Robinson Ranch, C P Iconic Wines, Smokin’ Bar-B-Quties, solita Tacos & Margaritas, California Fish Grill, Nothing Bundt Cakes, Guarachi Wine Partners, Culinary Wonders, Sister House Thai Fusion, Hidden Havana, Pulchella Winery, Persia Lounge, JJs Bar & Grill w/Sangria, Kokolita, Truffles ’N’ Toffee, JLohr and so many more…including some magnum wines donated by local wine collectors.
Enjoy the cozy interiors and patios of Salt Creek Grille, Ro,Ma Jewelers, Valencia Wine Company, Pottery Barn, Blo-Out Lounge, Ivy Day Spa, Fifty-Six Clothing, The Open Book, Entourage Hair Studio, Color Me Mine, Vines Restaurant and Bar and Apollo’s Barber Shop…for four fun-filled hours.
Guests who purchase a 2015 VIP ticket will enjoy a special new treat this year – including the premium wine and delicious food they’ve come to expect at the event. The VIP Venue will be an exclusive area with its own live entertainment. You will also be entered into a drawing for gift baskets valued at $500 or more. New surprises (Did someone say “Wine Pull” Pam? “Why yes, wines valued at $30+ and more will be available for a $25 buy in.”) in store this year for those with VIP tickets, so get them while they last.
In addition to general and VIP tickets, sponsorship opportunities are available, such as “Crystal Decanter” Paul A Hughes/ Red Fox Hot Sauce, “Vintner” sponsor Valencia Acura, The Magazine of Santa Clarita, KHTS Hometown Station as well as “Barrel” sponsors RE/MAX of Valencia, Unruh Spine Center, Pam Ingram RE/MAX of Santa Clarita, RJohnston Interiors Inc., Skyline Home Loans, Old Republic Title Co., Aida & Bruce Weinstein, Advanced Audiology and Stern, Kory, Sreden & Morgan, Mission Valley Bank, McDowell Odom LLP, and J. David’s Custom Clothiers. Media supporters include SCVTV, The Signal, and Inside SCV Magazine. In Kind sponsors, QM Design Group, Global Protective Services, A-1 Party, Eve’s Wine 101. Our 2015 sponsors will be invited to a private party hosted and sponsored by Melanie & Jeff Meyer of Thrivent Financial.
Soroptimist International is a volunteer driven women’s service organization that was established over 75 years ago to improve the lives of women and girls. Proceeds from this year’s event will go towards our Women in Crisis, Women’s Health Issues and Celebrating Women in our local community. Together, we can spark community awareness, collaborate and change lives. We invite you to consider joining us as our corporate sponsor or purchase your tickets at www.sigscv.org.