A Taste of Camarillo
Wine Auction Gala
Live & Silent Auction
Saturday, July 26, 2014
5:00 pm until 9:00 pm
Presented by Meadowlark Service League, this special event is held at the amazing Red Barn at the Camarillo Ranch. It includes live and silent auctions of fine and rare wines and other enticing items, plus a gourmet dinner and live music. Sponsorship and reserved tables available.
Wine Auction Gala Live Auction Items: • Chef’s Table Dinner for 4 with Chef John Paolone at Café Firenze • Chef’s Private Room Wine Dinner for 6 at Safire, An American Bistro restaurant • Justin Isosceles Reserve Vertical (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010) • Helicopter ride for 3 over the surf and Channel Islands Harbor • 2 week stay in 2 bedroom Ocean Front Condo on the Big Island of Hawaii • 3 liter refillable etched bottle of 2012 Opolo Mountain Zinfandel including 2 night mid-week stay at Inn at Opolo Vineyards • Dinner for 8 including wines at private winemakers home in Moorpark prepared by Tom & Sandy with a little help from an 805 Chef • Weekend in 2 bedroom/2 bath condo in Rancho Mirage • Catered Gourmet dinner for 10 in the Cellar at Magnavino Cellars paired with wines • Progressive Dinner for 8 in Old Town Camarillo – beginning with appetizers at Old Town Tavern, dinner at Verona’s, and decadent dessert at Bella Victorian Bistro • A day of Wine Tasting along the Santa Rita Hills Wine Trail – via Roadrunner Shuttle, enjoy tastings at three wineries including Babcock Winery & Vineyards, and lunch provided by Chef Lu Catering • Variety of fabulous wines, including some very special wines from Nickel & Nickel Vineyards of Oakville and Chappellet Winery in St. Helena, and the Meadowlarks’ Favorites Wine Basket!
Wine and Food Festival
Meadowlark Service League’s 27th Annual
A Taste of Camarillo Wine & Food Festival
Sunday, July 27, 2014
1:00 pm until 4:00 pm
A Taste of Camarillo is the longest running wine and food festival in Ventura County. Guests spend an afternoon sampling fine wines and gourmet foods on the grounds of the historic Camarillo Ranch. Live entertainment, a silent auction, and boutique shopping enhance the afternoon while guests visit with winemakers and local chefs in the shade of 100 year old trees. TOC promises a wonderful event for everyone while proceeds benefit local and Ventura County charities.
This year, “The British are Coming!” to A Taste of Camarillo and bringing with them a whole new look. Guests will enjoy “Britain’s Finest” Beatles tribute band, British themed décor in the new VIP Lark Lounge, microbreweries in the new Beak & Barrel Beer Pub, and cooking demonstrations by some of the area’s finest chefs in the new Strawberry Fields Cooking Pavilion. Guests will also have the chance to stroll through the “Shops on Penny Lane” and meander down “Abbey Road”, leading to an amazing number of fabulous wineries and restaurants.
Tickets are available online and at the following Camarillo locations: Adolfo Camarillo Ranch, Cantara Cellars, Las Posas Emporium, and The Wine Closet. Sunday wine and food festival tickets are $85 each thru July 26th. Tickets will be $95 at the door, if available. Sunday VIP tickets offer early entry (12 noon), VIP parking, and exclusive entrance to VIP Lark Lounge. VIP tickets are $125 each while available.
Come belly up to the Union Jack bar and swap tales with your favorite mates; relax and sip spirits as King or Queen for a day in the fantastic VIP Lark Lounge; come one, come all, and be transported to merry ole England for a spectacular Sunday afternoon! As the British say, “If you drink, drink with me!”
Aldabella Winery • Alma Sol Winery • Artiste Winery • August Ridge Vineyards • B&E Vineyard • Barr Estate Winery • Bedford Winery • Calcareous Vineyard • Cantara Cellars • Cass Winery • Cholame Vineyard • Coquelicot Estate Vineyard • Four Brix Winery • Frank Family Vineyards • Fratelli Perata • Frolicking Frog Cellars • Golden Star Vineyards & Winery • Herzog Wine Cellars • Hidden Oak Winery • Indigene Cellars • J. Hamilton Wines • J&J Cellars • Kiamie Wine Cellars • Kilter Wines • Laraneta Winery • Le Vigne Winery • Magnavino Cellars • Nobelle Wines • Old Creek Ranch Winery • Opolo Vineyards • Oso Libre Winery • Panaro Brothers Winery • Pear Valley Vineyard & Winery • Penman Springs Vineyard • Plan B Wine Cellars • Rancho Ventavo Cellars • Rebel Coast Winery • Rideau Vineyard • Rio Seco Vineyard & Winery • Rombauer Vineyards • San Vicente Cellars • Scott Cellars • Sculpterra Winery • Sextant Wines • Strey Cellars • Summerland Winery • Sundowner Wines • Sunland Vintage Winery • Sunstone Winery • Tobin James Cellars • TOC Wine Club • Tolosa Winery • Toucan Wines • Via Vega Vineyard & Winery • Vina Sympatica Sparkling Wines • Vinemark Cellars • Vista Del Rey Vineyards • Young’s Market: Ambiance • Aquinas • Artesa • Avalon • Babich • Bianchi Vineyards • Black Stallion • Bogle Vineyards • Brazin • Castle Rock Wines • Clos La Chance • Crusher • Don & Sons • Folie A Deux • Hess • Joel Gott • Korbel • Liberty School • Lange Twin Wines • Michael David Wines • Napa Cellars • Petit Petit • Project Paso • Rutherford Ranch • Seaglass • Septima • Sonoma Cutrer • St. Francis • St. Supery • Wilson Daniels Wines, and more . . .
All Things Tea • Aloha Steakhouse • Anacapa Brewing Co. • Billy D’z Backyard BBQ • BJ’s Restaurant & Brewery • Brendan’s Irish Pub & Restaurant • Café Firenze • Café Zack • Caribbean Coffee • Cayucos Sausage Co. • Charn Thai Restaurant • Chef Lu Personal Chef & Catering • Chef Stroh’s Pesto • Cold Stone Creamery • Conejo Valley Catering • DJ’s California Catering • Don’s Smokin’ Salmon • Epicurean Olive Oils • Fine Sconehenge Baking Co. • Frost It Cupcakery • Geppino’s Sicilian Kitchen • I Would Rather Be Baking Co. • Johnny Rockets Camarillo • Landing Café at St. John’s Hospital • Lassen’s Health Foods Ventura • Marie Callender’s • Market Broiler • Mika Sushi • Mission Oaks Cafe • Nothing Bundt Cakes • Ocean Pride Seafood • Old Town Café • Old Town Tavern • Olive Garden Italian Restaurant • Ottavio’s • P. F. Chang’s China Bistro • Panera Bread • Paul Martin’s American Grill • Rhumbline • Rocket Fizz Camarillo • Safire, An American Bistro • Settebello Pizzeria • Sheila’s Wine Bar & Cafe • Spanish Hills Country Club • Stacked: Food Well Built • Stonefire Grill • The Cave at Ventura Wine Co. • The Melting Pot • The Secret Garden Restaurant • Tierra Sur at Herzog Wine Cellars • Twenty 88 • Verona Trattoria • Whole Foods Market • Wood Ranch BBQ & Grill • Yolanda’s Mexican Café and more . . .
Enegren Brewing Company • Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. • Firestone Walking Brewing Co. • Institution Ale Co. • Karl Strauss Brewing Co. • Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. • Surf Brewery and more . . .