Mammoth Lakes, Calif. – Tickets for the 7th annual Mammoth Food & Wine Experience, sponsored by Honda, are on sale now for the July 14-15 Mammoth Lakes Foundation fundraiser. Tickets for the Friday, July 14, Wine Walk are $50 and tickets for the Saturday, July 15, Grand Tasting are $99 until April 30 (tickets afterward increase to $125). Tickets can be purchased at www.MammothFoodAndWine.org.
“This event is our premier fundraiser and proceeds help us execute our mission in supporting higher education and cultural enrichment in the Eastern Sierra,” said MLF Executive Director, Kevin Lian. “During Saturday’s Grand Tasting, we will also be honoring Mammoth Lakes Foundation’s ‘Founder of the Year’ and our ‘Volunteer of the Year’ awards.”
Friday’s Wine Walk takes place at the Village at Mammoth and features wine tastings from more than 15 wineries, palate cleansers, and a commemorative wine glass for guests to take home. New this year, Saturday’s Grand Tasting takes place at Sierra Nevada Resort & Spa and includes wine tastings from more than 20 wineries, tasty bites from local Mammoth Lakes chefs, delightful dessert offerings from local establishments, live musical entertainment, a silent auction, a raffle, and an-always-entertaining live auction with exclusive Honda experiences only available to Grand Tasting attendees.
Wineries so far include Tatomer, Mastro Scheidt Family Cellars, Mineral Wines, Rombauer Vineyards, Eberle Winery, Peachy Canyon Winery, Collins Vintage Wines, LLC (pouring Barnard Griffin, Champagne Jacquart, and Trentadue Winery), Zaca Mesa Winery Vineyards, Deovlet Wines, Old World Wines, Kieu Hoand Winery, Clesi, and Cholame Vineyard.
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit the newly redesigned and updated website,www.MammothFoodAndWine.org.
The Mammoth Lakes Foundation offers free education (books and tuition) to any Mono County resident and/or high school graduate who pursues an AA degree at Cerro Coso Community College and provides year-round theatre programming at Edison Theatre. For more information or to make a tax-deductible donation, please contact the Foundation at (760) 934-3781 or visitMammothLakesFoundation.org. Our nonprofit work is only possible through your generosity.