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Video: A Sonoma wine country getaway with a twist (or two)

New Stark Insider travel video 3 Days in Sonoma is now playing! Here's hoping your wine country getaway doesn't exactly go down as it does in this video! For those who have visited or are fortunate to call it home I think we can all agree: Sonoma is a magical place....
SVB Silicon Valley Bank: 2018 State of the Wine Industry by Rob McMillan

Trendspotting: “2018 will be a good year for the wine industry” – Top 10 takeaways from annual SVB wine report

"2018 will be a good year for the wine industry..." Rob McMillan, founder of Silicon Valley Bank's wine division, should know. He's been heading up these annual reports that dig deep into trends, sales, and markets to forecast what's to come for as long as I can remember. The "State of...
Harlan Estate - Napa wine marketing

Wine Marketing in Action: Thank you Harlan Estate

An Irish poet and a cult wine walked into a marketing department...
BottleRock Napa Valley - schedule, tickets, information

BottleRock 2018: The Killers, Bruno Mars, Muse to headline Napa Valley music fest

The Killers. Bruno Mars. Muse. Color us interested yet again; very, very interested ... in this bit of electrifying West Coast music news. BottleRock today announced its 2018 lineup. There's a lot here, and pretty much any music fan should be satiated not only with the headliners, but with the depth...
The Graduate - Alexander Valley Film Society

Alexander Valley Film Society adapts festival as fundraiser for devastated Sonoma County

100% of the proceeds will go directly to fire relief and recovery via the Community Foundation of Sonoma County’s Resilience Fund.
Loni Stark at Pebble Beach Food & Wine

Study reveals more health benefits to drinking wine

Researchers have discovered something you may be very happy to hear about: drinking wine may have have positive impacts on your health. Previous studies has indicated that wine could reduce the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes. Now there's more to add to the story. From Wine Spectator: "A number of...
Danielle de Niese - Interview Festival Napa Valley

An interview with Danielle de Niese, “opera’s coolest soprano”

Her life as a superstar soprano keeps her traveling around the globe. I had a chance to catch up with Danielle in advance of her opening night appearance at Festival Napa Valley.
City Lights, subtitled A Comedy Romance in Pantomime, is generally viewed as Charlie Chaplin’s finest film

In Wine Country: Charlie Chaplin’s ‘City Lights’ with live orchestra at Gundlach Bundschu Winery

Sonoma County Philharmonic to perform the original orchestral score, composed by Chaplin himself, in an outdoor evening screening.
Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness - Margrit Mondavi Summer Concert Series

Napa Events: Margrit Mondavi Summer Concert Series revealed

Artists for this year's edition of the Margrit Mondavi Summer Concert Series (formerly known as the Robert Mondavi Windery) have been revealed. The following 5 acts have all been confirmed to appear: Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness Patti LaBelle The Revivalists Michael Franti & Spearhead Ben Harper & The...
Rodrigo y Gabriela Yountville Live Napa music festival

Five for Fighting, Rodrigo Y Gabriela set to headline Yountville Live in Napa

Five for Fighting and Rodrigo Y Gabriela will headline the next edition of the Yountville Live music, food and wine festival. Mark your calendars for March 16th through the 19th. The festival will take place in and around the town of Yountville in the heart of the Napa Valley. Other artists...