For Immediate Release:
Contact: Amelia Weir, SW/PR
YORKVILLE HIGHLANDS HOSTS THEIR ANNUAL HIGHLANDS WINE FESTIVAL AT MEYER FAMILY CELLARS ON SATURDAY AUGUST 28TH
YORKVILLE, CALIF. – July 6th, 2009 – Every Year on the last Saturday in August the Yorkville Highlands Wine Festival is hosted at Meyer Family Cellars, located near mile marker 34.20 (between Cloverdale and Boonville) from 2:00 until 7:00 pm. Wine lovers and families alike, are encouraged to attend this fun filled day in the scenic Yorkville Highland rolling hills.
Highlights will include tasting Yorkville wines made and grown within the region, a tour of Meyer Family Cellars, delicious regional cuisine featuring roast pork and savory lamb barbeque, live music, a tempting silent auction along, and fun activities such as a grape stomp competition, the barrel roll race and other winery games suitable for both adults and children.
Early bird tickets are $40 before August 1st and $60 thereafter. For information, please call 707-895-2341. With past sold out attendance, it is highly suggested that people order their tickets in advance of the August 1st “early bird” deadline.
About Yorkville Highlands Vintners and Growers Association:
Located in southern Mendocino County just two hours north of San Francisco, the wineries and vineyards of the Yorkville Highlands produce wines as varied and intriguing as its landscape. This picturesque region stretches along scenic Highway 128, flanked by the Alexander Valley to the southeast and the Anderson Valley to the northwest. Yorkville Highlands distinguishes itself from its neighbors with higher elevations, rolling hills, cool ocean breezes with warm days and is one of the few appellations with all family owned and managed wineries and vineyards.
For more information about the Yorkville Highlands Vintners and Growers Association, their wineries, growers and wines, please visit www.yorkvillehighlands.org or contact Amelia Weir of SW/PR at 415 381 8201 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Matt Meyer of Meyer Family Cellars at 707-895-2341 or email@example.com.