World Class Vintners, Musicians, and Animal Lovers Gather at Burgess Cellars and Raymond Vineyards for the 11th Annual Wineapawlooza to Benefit Jameson Humane

Fifty Napa and Sonoma vintners participate, pour, and curate twenty unparalleled wine auction lots and experiences, all for the animals, humans, and the planet.

Jameson Humane, a leading Bay Area nonprofit, animal sanctuary and rescue is holding its major fundraising event, the 11th Annual WineaPAWlooza, on Friday, June 21st, and Saturday, June 22nd. WineaPAWlooza is consistently ranked as one of the top 10 wine events in the country, cited by Wine Spectator magazine. The funds raised from this convivial and highly-anticipated gathering provide critical support to operate Jameson’s animal sanctuary and rescue and myriad community services including providing affordable access to veterinary care, free pet food and supplies, and educational resources to strengthen the human-animal bond and save animals’ lives.

Celebratory Weekend Kicks off with Plant-Based Dinner and Live Wine Auction at Lawrence Wine Estates’ Burgess Cellars

WineaPAWlooza is a two-evening event filled with premium wine, plant-based cuisine, and Jameson’s mission at its core: improving animal welfare through global collaboration and education for the benefit of all life. The 11th annual WineaPAWlooza begins with a curated wine tasting of Lawrence Wine Estates’ collection at the iconic Burgess Cellars in the Oak Knoll AVA. This gorgeous estate is at the forefront of regenerative farming with esteemed winemaker Meghan Zobeck. A modicum of highly allocated wines will be savored from Lawrence Wine Estates, including Heitz Cellar, Stony Hill, Burgess, Ink Grade, and Haynes Vineyard, throughout the evening. The event reaches a crescendo with the highly anticipated Live Wine Auction including inimitable experiences, travel to incredible international destinations, and of course, unparalleled wines! The Auction kicks off with acclaimed artist, Amy Burkman, crafting an inspired and spirited painting live on-stage, and is led by personality and Auctioneer, Fritz Hatton, under the magical stars of Napa Valley. The cuisine on Friday evening will be curated by Chef Daniel Gomez-Sanchez formerly of La Toque, French Laundry, and winner of Food Network’s Chopped Grill Masters Napa, and on Saturday night by Tamearra Dyson of Souley Vegan and Deborah Blum of Goatlandia Kitchen, featuring plant-based and local ingredients.

WineaPAWlooza Weekend Culminates in a Grand Tasting with Famed Vintners Followed by a Concert to Remember by WRISTROCKET at Raymond Vineyards.

The weekend culminates in a Grand Tasting of 50+ vintner rockstars at the iconic and legendary, Raymond Vineyards. Nestled in the heart of Napa Valley, Raymond Vineyards stands as a beacon of winemaking brilliance, celebrating its 50th anniversary. This year marks a significant milestone, commemorating half a century of passionate dedication to crafting exceptional wines that embody the essence of the Napa Valley. The celebratory weekend reaches a climax with Napa Valley’s favorite rock band, WRISTROCKET.

WineaPAWlooza will be hosted by world-renowned auctioneer Fritz Hatton, as well as Jameson Humane Founder and Studio 1299A CEO, Monica Stevens, with Co-Chair, Vanessa Conlin MW.

Jameson Humane would like to thank this year’s premiere sponsors: Stanly Ranch Auberge Resorts Collection, Beau Wine Tours, Minuteman Press Napa, Connoisseur Wine Logistics West, Archer Hotel, Bardessono Hotel & Spa, Portocork, Hotel Yountville, Cresco Equipment Rentals, Keith Productions, Platypus Wine Tours, Venü Magazine, Napa Valley Features, Poppy Bank and imdgraphics. Thank you for your participation and support!

“We are thrilled to be celebrating our 11th Annual WineaPAWlooza! I am incredibly humbled and grateful for the extreme generosity of our vintner partners who have not only shown up year after year to support us on this journey, but also for the grandiose experiences and incredible and sought-after wines they are willing to share to benefit all of us, the animals, and the planet. I am also brought to tears by the resilience, strength, and incredible generosity of our Jameson family, community, and supporters – we cannot do it without you. By ourselves, we can do so little, but together we can do so much! We are looking forward to an epic WineaPAWlooza and epic years following, serving the Bay Area and beyond!”

– Jameson Humane and WineaPAWlooza Founder, Monica Stevens

ABOUT JAMESON HUMANE 

Jameson Humane is an impact-driven nonprofit organization that collaborates and educates to inspire change in animal welfare, not only in local communities but around the world. Monica and David Stevens founded Jameson Humane in 2014 as a 501(c)(3) registered nonprofit to improve animal welfare through global collaboration and education for the benefit of all life. The organization was named in memory of the Stevens’ beloved dog Jameson, an adopted Great Pyrenees who lived to the age of 14 and inspired the spirit and mission.

Jameson Humane operates multiple solutions-based programs to create a truly unique animal welfare organization that is unlike any other animal rescue or sanctuary for the benefit of the greater community and its animals. Every day, Jameson’s work is guided by how animals, people, and the planet are all inextricably connected.

ABOUT WINEAPAWLOOZA

WineaPAWlooza is Jameson’s annual fundraiser, an event that has earned its place as one of the top ten wine events in the country according to Wine Spectator magazine. The money raised from this sought-after event supplies the critical funds necessary for Jameson’s programs to improve the state of animal welfare and save animals’ lives. Because of WineaPAWlooza, Jameson has been able to help thousands of animals and their humans in our community, and beyond, through vital programs that work across the inextricable web between animal welfare, our community, and the planet. This year’s event will help ensure these programs thrive as we continue to effect real change. 

For further information visit:
www.wineapawlooza.com

 

Vintners

Adversity Cellars

Aloft Wines

Amles Wines

Annulus Cellars

Antix Wine

Arietta Winery

Arkenstone Winery

Arrow&Branch Winery

Azur Wines

Bevan Cellars

Brandon Gregory Estate

Brasswood Winery

Carter Cellars

Covert Estate & J. Fayard

Dakota Shy

Dalecio Estate

Dark Matter Wines

Detert Family Vineyards

DOGFARM Estate

Faichild Estate

FE Wines

Gandona Estate

Harumph

Hourglass Winery

JennaMarise Napa Valley

Keplinger Wines

Lail Vineyards

Lithology Wine

Melka Estates & Winery

Memento Mori

Myriad Cellars

Mowe Napa Valley

Namo Wines

Neiman Cellars

NEOTEMPO

Paula Kornell Sparkling Wine

Perliss Vineyards

Phifer Pavitt Wine

Plinth

Pulido-Walker

Raymond Vineyards

Relic Wine Cellars

RIISE

Riverain Vineyards

Robert Foley Vineyards

Roy Piper Wines

Second Line Wines

Shibumi Knoll Vineyards

Sire Estate

Spottswoode Estate

Staglin Family Vineyard

Switchback Ridge

Sylvan Lake Vineyards

The Mascot

Trois Noix Wine

Unwritten Wines

Venge Vineyards

Vice Versa

Vineyard 29

Vine Hill Ranch

Zakin Family Estate

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