10th Annual Urban Wine Xperience
The East Bay Vintners Alliance will host the 10th annual Urban Wine Xperience at 55 Harrison Street in Jack London Square on Aug. 1 from 1 to 4 pm. East Bay urban wineries will pour a wide array of their white, rosé, red and dessert wines. In addition, tasty bites from award-winning local eateries and food purveyors will be available to pair with wines.
Last year's event was sold out and tickets are expected to go fast for the 10th anniversary event. Tickets are priced at $45 before June 1, and will be $70 at the door. Wine Club members’ tickets are $35 with promo code. Designated drivers receive discounted tickets at $15. Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1626900.
New this year for the first time, UWX ticket holders will receive a $5 coupon at the door, applicable to any wine purchase at the event. A portion of the proceeds from wine sales will be donated to the Alameda County Food Bank.
Participating wineries include: Aubin Cellars, Carica Wines, Chouinard Vineyard and Winery, Dashe Cellars, Jeff Cohn Cellars, Mead Kitchen, R&B Cellars, Rock Wall Wine Company, Rosenblum Cellars, Stage Left Cellars, Paradox Wines, Urban Legend and Urbano Cellars with more wineries set to join.