2018 Event Schedule

1. New York’s #1 Winter Tasting

  • Now in its 9th year, our winter extravaganza features hundreds of wines, delicious food, and great music
  • “It’s like vacationing on the sunny hills of Sonoma or Tuscany at an indoor vineyard.” – Time Out New York
  • Enhance your experience with our VIP Suite featuring 12 high-end wine selections from Champagne, Bordeaux, Burgundy, Argentina and California, plus lobster rolls, filet mignon, ahi tuna, fois gras and more.
  • Early Bird tickets: $59-$69 (general admission), $99 (early access) and $199 (VIP Suite)

 

2. Thrillist said Brooklyn Crush is one of the things “You Absolutely Have to Do in NYC”

  • Industry City transforms into an East Coast Napa Valley alongside a bevy of artisanal food makers and some of Brooklyn’s most amazing restaurants
  • Attendees sample a curated selection of global wines, ciders and other beverages complemented by creative tastes and delicious hors-d’oeuvres from Brooklyn and beyond.
  • Early Bird tickets: $55 (general admission), $99 (early access)

 

3. California’s best wineries — 22 of them (!) — come to NYC, once a year. Don’t miss this event.

  • California wineries produce some of the best wines in the world.
  • Sample the “best of the best” Zinfandels at this NYC annual event.
  • The Zinfandel Experience brings together 22 major California wine brands and their winemakers in one place.
    Ridge, Kreck, Leonard Wine Company, Ravenswood and more to be announced are sampling wines.

 

4. Long Island Wine Country gives Napa Valley a run for its money — without the airfare

  • Enjoy a unique opportunity to interact face-to-face with Long Island Wine Country’s most acclaimed winemakers
  • Pair the wines you taste with delicious light food accompaniments, including charcuterie platters, assorted cheeses, and samples from artisanal food makers from Long Island and beyond
  • Early Bird tickets: $55 (general admission), $99 (incl. round trip luxury bus from NYC)

 

5. Take a day trip to the wine country. Leave the city behind, discover new wines and new friends

  • Available every Saturday  March 31 – Nov 17, this tour transports you to the North Fork of Long Island, 90 minutes from Manhattan with farms, wineries & artisan food.
  • It’s “New York City’s Napa Valley”, right next door
  • Purchase a Travel Voucher as a gift. The recipient can redeem it for the date of their choice! (see schedule here)


6. Peter White performs award-winning music on the grounds of an award-winning vineyard

  • One of the most versatile and prolific acoustic guitarists on the contemporary jazz landscape.
  • Armed with an unparalleled combination of lyricism and energy, Peter combines elements of jazz, pop and classical guitar to create a sound that is singular and at the same time accessible to a broad audience.
  • Enjoy great music, wine and food
  • Early Bird tickets: $55 (general admission), $65 (upfront seat)

 

7. The wine and bubbly event of the summer is at Palmer Vineyards on Long Island’s East End

  • Rosé Wine + Rosé Champagne + Sparkling Wine + Music + Summer = Awesomeness!
  • Taste refreshing rosé’s and sparkling wines, sample farm to table cheeses and craft foods from local makers, all while dancing on the lawn next to 60 acres of grapevines
  • Dress Code: summer-chic and pink. Dress to impress.
  • Early Bird tickets: $55 (general admission), $99 (incl. round trip  luxury bus from NYC)

 

8. Celebrate the excellence of winemaking on Long Island at Harvest East End

  • A sensory experience for the ages set in the rustic elegance of summer wine country
  • Featuring passed hors d’oeuvres by Lombardi’s Love Lane Market, food available for purchase, a silent auction offering “curated experience” packages, live music, and more
  • At the spectacular Martha Clara Vineyards
  • Proceeds from the event support cooperative initiatives dedicated to progressing viticulture, sustainable agriculture and community relations


 

9. Take in a performance by 2018 Grammy Award WINNER Jeff Lorber, legendary pianist

  • Trailblazing pianist, composer, producer and bandleader Jeff Lorber is a consummate artist who continues to push himself to new plateaus
  • His newest CD is a sterling example of his expansive musical roots, masterfully crafted harmonic and melodic sophistication, irresistible finger-poppin ’ grooves and intricate rhythmic sense
  • Jamesport Vineyards offers award-winning wines and a delicious farm-to-table menu
  • Early Bird tickets: $45 (general admission), $55 (upfront seat)

 

10. Bring the summer to a close with an historic meeting of 2 contemporary jazz giants

  • These trailblazing artists have scored more than 25 #1 Smooth Jazz radio hits, sold over 2 million albums and toured the world over for more than 20 years
  • Their new album together, “So Nice”, is a perfect blending of these great artist’s instrumental styles. It combines the cool grooves of Smooth Jazz with the exotic sensuosity of Brazilian music, and the result is pure magic
  • Taste summer wines, enjoy a locally-sourced menu and chill to the sound of legendary jazz performers
  • Early Bird tickets: $50 (general admission), $60 (upfront seat)

 

11. Kick off Labor Day weekend right — and FUNKY — with 2 of the jazz world’s rising stars

  • Vincent Ingala has blasted into an exciting stratosphere of his own making since his critically acclaimed debut album, North End Soul. Still in his early twenties, the charismatic saxophonist has been named Billboard Smooth Jazz Artist of the Year
  • Lindsey Webster captivates listeners. Her rich, soulful voice enchants a dedicated following who connect with the raw emotion she shares with them. As a Soul R&B artist, she combines an admirable natural talent with a genuine, accessible stage presence.
  • Bring your dancing shoes and your appetite for great food and wine
  • Early Bird tickets: $40 (general admission), $50 (upfront seat)

 

12. Named by Grubstreet & New York Magazine as a destination wine and food event.

  • The 6th Annual NYC Autumn Wine Festival, our most elegant tasting of the year.
  • An awesome opportunity to sample a large variety of wines enhanced by a light menu of hors d’oeuvres, cheese, crackers, crudité and pasta.
  • It’s a tasting celebration. Select beers and spirits will also be sampled. Wines will run from full bodied reds to light whites to crisp rosés, bubblies, and other intriguing blends.
  • BONUS: Rosé and Bubbly Bar on site with a select group of Rosé and Sparkling Wines.

 

13. Brooklyn Crush is back in the fall…Take the D, N or R train to wine country!

  • It all began here on a November day…Brooklyn’s largest wine tasting & craft food festival
  • Industry City in the fall, on the water. A celebration of diverse taste sensations and Brooklyn’s maker culture
  • We kick off the holiday season on November 10 with what will be the biggest Crush event of the year
  • Early Bird tickets: $55 (general admission), $99 (early access)