Visit California’s special Thanksgiving-themed dinner brought hundreds of people together to celebrate the strength and resilience of Wine Country, and benefit those impacted by the October Wine Country Fires. Photos courtesy of Visit California (1-6).
For the Love of Sonoma
The Family Coppola, BottleRock Presents, and Sonoma State University’s Green Music Center hosted a North Bay fire relief benefit concert featuring the Counting Crows, which raised $238,503. Photos by Drew Altizer Photography (7-9).
A Night of Friendship and Neighbors
This dinner, live auction, and concert benefited the Napa and Sonoma Relief Fund, and raised $4 million to help heal and restore neighborhoods in Sonoma, Napa, and surrounding areas affected by the fires. Photos by Drew Altizer Photography (10-13).
Mi Sueño Winery 20th Anniversary Celebration
On July 22, Mi Sueño Winery—founded by Rolando Herrera—celebrated its 20th anniversary at Auberge du Soleil, where teenage Herrera used to work as a dishwasher. Photos by Alexander Rubin (14-15).
Taste of Sonoma
The 2017 event brought the historic Sonoma County wine region to life with access to rare and highly sought-after wines, gourmet foods, and locally grown produce from top Sonoma County chefs. Photos by Debbie Wilson (16,18) and Cindi Stephan (17).