Please join us for the first-ever Virtual Sonoma County Wine Auction
September 17-20, 2020
Bid on the region’s most renowned wines and incredible auction lots. Online bidding will open on Thursday, September 17 at 10:00am PDT. Live Lots will close during the Virtual Auction Celebration on Saturday, September 19 between 4:00 - 5:00pm PDT. Online Lots and the Fund-A-Need will close on Sunday, September 20 at 1:00pm PDT.
Through this virtual program you can make a powerful impact supporting Sonoma County!
“While we would love to once again host our auction guests here in Sonoma County for this year’s Sonoma County Wine Auction, we, along with our extraordinary 2020 Auction Chairs are excited and look forward to creating another amazing and impactful virtual auction that will continue to move our Sonoma County Vintners Foundation’s work forward. As always, there will be world-class auction lots, wines and experiences offered online and we are thrilled to have this fun and exciting virtual format!” – Sonoma County Vintners Foundation Executive Director Michael Haney
BEST. PARTY. EVER.
Thursday, September 17, 2020 (4:00 – 5:00pm PDT)
The festivities will kick-off with a virtual tasting featuring 2020 Sonoma County Wine Auction Chairs – Clay Mauritson of Mauritson Wines, Jake Bilbro of Limerick Lane Cellars and Mark McWilliams of Arista Winery – and special guests. Celebrate from Home with a selection of extraordinary Sonoma County wines and help us kick off the online auction in style. This event will feature a sneak peek into the most coveted lots, some friendly competition, and a few surprises …
Virtual Auction Celebration
Saturday, September 19, 2020 (4:00 – 5:00pm PDT)
Tune in LIVE for the auction celebration, bid on top auction lots as they close live and experience the energy and passion during the Fund-A-Need. Open your Celebrate from Home packages and join the nationwide live-cast while hosting your own viewing party. Participate and help make history with this impactful new format!
For more information, visit sonomacountywineauction.com.
If you are unable to join us for the virtual 2020 Sonoma County Wine Auction, donate today.
Virtual Auction Rules: All bidders are required to provide credit card information to secure their registration.
Winning bidders will be charged following the event, on Wednesday, September 23, 2020. If an alternate method of payment is indicated, payment for purchases must be made in US Dollars by check, electronic funds transfer (EFT), Visa, MasterCard or American Express.
All sales are final. There are no refunds. Purchaser warrants that he/she will pay the full purchase price no later than October 16, 2020. Winning bidders will be required to pay applicable sales taxes and will be responsible for applicable shipping costs. Wine will be shipped from the participating winery donor to the winning bidder on a mutually agreeable date, upon confirmation of payment.
Please note that you must be 21 years of age or older to register to bid for the Sonoma County Wine Auction.
About Sonoma County Vintners
Sonoma County Vintners is the leading voice of Sonoma County wine, dedicated to raising awareness of Sonoma County as one of the world’s premier wine regions which was named Wine Region of the Year by Wine Enthusiast in 2019. Sonoma County Vintners represents over 260 wineries throughout the county. The organization actively promotes Sonoma County through educational programming; advocates for its members at local, state and federal levels; and contributes to the local communities through our Sonoma County Vintners Foundation. To learn more about Sonoma County Vintners, visit sonomawine.com.
About Sonoma County Vintners Foundation
Sonoma County Vintners Foundation provides support to our local community through philanthropy and charitable giving. Fundraising efforts have a direct impact in the areas of education, health & human services, the environment and arts & culture. The signature fundraising event, Sonoma County Wine Auction has raised over $36 million to date and has been recognized as one of Wine Spectator’s Top Charity Wine Auctions in the United States. Learn more at sonomawine.com/foundation.