BubblyFest By The Sea
October 5-8, 2017
20% off tickets when you book your stay in Avila Beach!
The definitive Festival Series for the bubbly obsessed. Bubblyfest in Avila Beach at the Avila Beach Golf Resort features over 50 Sparkling Wine and Champagne Producers with the gorgeous Pacific Ocean as your backdrop. Upscale, educational, with a touch of humor thrown in: this is a weekend not to miss! Receive a custom discount code for 20% off your Bubblyfest by the Sea Tickets when you book your stay at ANY Avila Beach Lodging property. To redeem your code for Avila Beach Lodging, please submit your Avila Beach Lodging Confirmation Code with reservation name, and stay dates to firstname.lastname@example.org
Schedule of EventsThursday, October 5, 2017, 6:00 PM-9:00 PM, TBA in Avila Beach
Bubbly at Sunset: All Sparkling Wine Dinner
Join us for an epic meal created and paired by one of the top Somms in the game! Master Sommelier Chris Blanchard will be bringing his popular “Fried Chicken and Champagne” dinner to us—straight from Napa! You’ll celebrate the surprising versatility of everyone’s favorite bubbly with an amazing 4-course Southern style meal. Guest count is limited to 40 for this intimate experience, so reserve your place now at this delicious event.
Friday, October 6, 2017, 1:00 PM-5:00 PM, Avila Beach Golf Resort Beach House, Avila Beach
WINEMAKER SEMINAR SERIES
Join us for a Seminar Series featuring a distinctive panel of Winemakers and Industry Insiders covering in-depth topics focused on Sparkling Wine Production, Style, and a look into future trends.
Friday, October 6, 2017, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM, Central Coast Aquarium, Avila Beach
Corks & Cocktails Champagne Cocktail Party
Enjoy a jazz filled evening under the stars, steps from the Pacific Ocean, as our popular Gatsby inspired Cocktail Party returns! Sip from four unique Sparkling Wine cocktails from recipes concocted by our partner Wineries. Sparkling Wines by the glass, and light bites. 1920’s cocktail attire encouraged at this hat tip to cool jazz, and cool bubbles party!
Saturday, October 7, 2017, Only at 11:00 AM, Avila Beach Golf Resort, Avila Beach
*Ala Carte* VIP Grand Tasting Experience
This one-hour tasting on the terrace at Avila Beach Golf Resort’s Beach House will feature four highlighted wineries pouring one special bottle from their collection not available at the Grand Tasting. Each of the four Winemakers will pour their selected Sparkling Wine and will share their story with you as you enjoy the view of the Avila Beach coastline and a catered lunch. Your group will then join the Early Entry and Media/Trade Groups at the Grand Tasting 1 hour prior to General Admission for a more intimate tasting experience. Includes VIP Tastings, Lunch, Souvenir Champagne Wine Glass, and Festival Entrance with VIP Lounge Access Saturday, October 7, 12:00-1:00 PM.
Saturday, October 7, 2017, Only at 12:00 PM, Avila Beach Golf Resort, Avila Beach
Early Entry Grand Tasting
Enjoy Grand Tasting Entry 1 hour earlier than General Admission for a more intimate experience. Over 50 wineries will showcase their Sparkling Wines, and attendees will enjoy light appetizers from purveyors throughout the seaside venue. Guest count for this entry time is 100, so reserve now.
Saturday, October 7, 2017, Only at 1:00 PM, Avila Beach Golf Resort, Avila Beach
General Admission Grand Tasting
Join over 50 Sparkling Wineries from all over the world at the only dedicated Sparkling Wine Festival in the United States at the gorgeous Avila Beach Golf Resort overlooking the coastline of the Pacific Ocean! Attendees will enjoy unlimited tastings, light appetizers, and engaging open seminars from Sabering Workshops to Champagne Cocktail talks.
A portion of the proceeds of BUBBLYFEST by the Sea benefits the Big Brothers Big Sisters of SLO County.
For more info visit our website at: www.bubblyfest.com