Monthly Rides out of Velo Vino

Dates: May 3rd, June 7th, July 12th, August, 23rd, September 20th and October 18th
Time: 8:45am - 1:00pm
Where: Velo Vino at 709 Main Street, St. Helena
RSVP: No RSVP necessary!

 

Spread your wings and get back in the saddle with Eagle Cycling and Clif Family. Eagle Cycling, the Napa Valley cycling social club, will lead rides from Velo Vino once a month through the fall. Grab your bicycle and meet up with some local riders… no membership necessary, just bring yourself, your friends and your wheels.

 

Ride dates as follows:  May 3 – June 7 - July 12 – August 23 – September 20 – October 18. For further information on the rides: http://www.eaglecyclingclub.org/index.html and for bike rentals: www.calistogabikeshop.com.

 

For further information contact Mike Anderson manderson@cliffamilywinery.com

 

 

Celebrate Mom - Mother's Day Brunch

Date: May 10th, 2015
Time: 11:30am - 4:00pm
Where: Velo Vino and the Clif Family Bruschetteria Food Truck
RSVP Info: No Reservations Necessary!

 

Celebrate mom with brunch at the Bruschetteria food truck.  Specials for Mom,  Bruschetta, Porchetta and much, much more! Enjoy wine by the glass, our daily menu and specials in honor of mom as you relax and savor the day on our patio.

 

 

Gals Gone Riding! Cycling Clinic at Velo Vino for the Gals

Date: Wednesday, May 20th
Time: 5:30pm reception, 6:00pm clinic, 6:45pm dinner
Where: Velo Vino at 709 Main Street, St. Helena
Dress: Casual clothes - bring your wheels, your tubes and your pump!
Ticket Price: $45 per person. To purchase tickets contact Candice Crawford at ccrawford@cliffamilywinery.com.

 

Clif Family is thrilled to welcome two of our favorite local female flyers - Rebecca Kotch and Hillary Crowley. Rebecca and Hillary will guide us through a clinic  that will encourage and motivate you to become a better, more confident cyclist and enjoy the sport like never before.

 

Who should attend? Any woman that wants to improve their bike skills. Ladies of all skill levels from beginning to advanced are welcome to join the festivities. After a “wheelie” informational session, we will retire to the patio for wine and dinner from the Clif Family Bruschetteria Food Truck.

 

To gear you up for cycling season, you will also have access to special offers on clothing and accessories at Velo Vino that evening.

 

 

Sip & Support - Mangia in our Marketplace to support the St. Helena Farmers’ Market!

Date: May 21st, 2015
Time: 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Where: Velo Vino and the Clif Family Bruschetteria Food Truck
RSVP Info: No Reservations Necessary!

 

Fill your basket with fresh veggies, flowers and eggs from the Clif Family Farm Stand and check out popular merchandise from the St. Helena Farmers’ Market General Store. Enjoy wines by the glass, carafe or bottle and grab some dinner off our Clif Family Bruschetteria Food Truck! 20% of the sales for the evening will go back to the St. Helena Farmers’ Market. Bring the kiddos to enjoy story time and a fun educational project. Executive Chef John McConnell will entertain with an impressive cooking demonstration for all to enjoy. Local musician, Dawn Rose to provide some lovely vocals and  tunes. And a soon to be announced local artisan will be joining in on the festivities too.

 

Want to support The St. Helena’s Farmers’ Market, but are limited on time? Order a family dinner pack to-go by 2pm the day of and enjoy at home! Call ahead to 707-301-7188 to place a “to-go” order.

 

The mission of the St. Helena’s Farmers’ Market is to bring the finest produce, crafts, and other items and services to local residents and visitors, while providing a social gathering place and an educational resource for the community that promotes good nutrition and a healthy lifestyle. For more info visit: www.st.helenafarmersmkt.org.

 

 

Magnums and Mangia!

Date: May 23rd - 25th
Time: 11:30am - 4:00pm
Where: Velo Vino and the Clif Family Bruschetteria
RSVP: No reservations necessary!

 

Swing by Velo Vino over Memorial Weekend as we pop the cork on some magnums from the Clif Family cellar. We’ll sample large format delights including our 2011 Gary’s Improv Zinfandel and 2011 Kit’s Killer Cabernet Sauvignon. Stock up on a few big bottles for summertime festivities and don’t forget Father’s Day is just around the corner. 

 

Linger with us and enjoy some bites off the Bruschetteria Food Truck with a friend or two and a magnum.. you’ll be the most popular person on the patio.

 

 

Sip & Support: A Dixieland Jazz Brunch to support the St. Helena Community band

Date: June 14th, 2015
Time: 11:30am - 2:00pm
Where: Velo Vino and the Clif Family Bruschetteria Food Truck
RSVP Info: No Reservations Necessary!

 

 Enjoy a brunch bursting with flavor and a party atmosphere. Saint Helena Community Band musicians will serenade you with some Dixieland classics. Chef John McConnell will create some dishes inspired by the Italian cuisine of the South. Savor a great meal, mingle with the community and soak in the Hot Jazz tunes.

 

Enjoy wines by the glass, carafe or bottle and grab some brunch off our Clif Family Bruschetteria Food Truck! 20% of the sales for the event will go back to the Saint Helena Community Band.

 

Want to support The Saint Helena Community Band, but are limited on time? Order some bites to enjoy on the go. Call ahead to 707-301-7188 to place a “to-go” order. The Saint Helena Community Band takes great pleasure in sharing time and talents together to enhance the unique quality of our life in our beloved community. For more info visit: www.sainthelenaband.org

 

 

Clif Family’s 4th Annual Summer Solstice Concert

 

Date: Saturday, June 20th, 2015
Time: 6pm - 10pm
Where: Velo Vino at 709 Main Street, St. Helena
Ticket Price: $30 for Club Members. $40 for General Admission.

21 and over

Featuring  The Grove Valve Orchestra

Tickets available for purchase April 10th for Club Members

 

 

Wickets and Whites: Croquet Party on Howell Mountain

Date: Saturday, August 8th
Time: 10am - 1pm
Where: Croquet Vineyard, Howell Mountain, Napa Valley
Price: $80 for Wine Club Members, $100 for General Admission
RSVP Info: ccrawford@cliffamilywinery.com

 

Meet  at Velo Vino for your shuttle up Howell Mountain to our Croquet Estate.  Small bites and refreshing new white wine releases will greet you as you enjoy a friendly game of sticky wickets on our championship size Croquet court, followed by a poolside lunch prepared by Chef John McConnell. 

 

Never played Croquet before? No worries, our in-house Croquet experts will guide you through the leisurely lawn game. Learn the difference between a wicket and a stake and how to use your mallet to racquet away your opponent’s ball. After the peg is hit, retire poolside with lunch off the grill and a sampling of our summer wine releases.

 

Dress: Traditional croquet attire of summer whites and flat-soled shoes encouraged. Don’t forget a hat and sunscreen!

Space is very limited, RSVP early to reserve your spot on the grassy field. 21 and over.

 

 

Clif Family Farm Fest

 

Date: Saturday, October 3rd
Time: 2pm - 7pm
Where: The Clif Family Farm in Pope Valley
Ticket Price: TBD

Celebrate our 7th Annual Farm Fest with Gary, Kit and the Clif Family

 

Tickets available for purchase June 20th for Club Members and July 1st for General Public

 

This event is family-friendly hosting a multitude of activities for all ages. For more information and/or tickets email Meg Barkley mbarkley@cliffamilywinery.com or call 707-968-0625.

 

  • Wine Tastings
  • Farm Tours
  • Food & Wine Pairings
  • Local Food Artisans
  • Live Music
  • Edible Delights

 

 

 

 

 

 

SeedFarmTable Dinner

 

Date: Saturday, October 17th
Time: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Where: Clif Family Farm: Pope Valley, California

 

Tickets are $500 per person.  Net proceeds from ticket sales will go to support Seed Matters initiatives.

 

 

Prepared By
Award Winning Chef
Matthew Accarrino

Clif Family Executive Chef
John McConnell

 

Featuring a multicourse meal with unique ingredients grown at the Clif Family Farm of new and unreleased vegetable and grain varieties from organic seed - our heirlooms of tomorrow.

 

The evening begins with a wine reception and an interactive tasting of small bites while touring the farm and mingling with adept farmers and seed breeders. Then sit down and enjoy dinner from two renowned chefs paired with engaging narrative from seed sommeliers including Matthew Dillon, Frank Morton, Colby Eierman, and the founders of the Seed Matters initiative and owners of Clif Bar & Company – Gary Erickson and Kit Crawford.

Learn more at www.seedmatters.org

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