A joyful reminder on food sustainability and our planet, the Earth Day Food & Wine held at California’s Central Coast will celebrate its 10th anniversary this year. This event located at Castoro Cellars in the city of Templeton will spotlight on high quality, locally grown food & wine and emphasize the importance of being environmentally conscious. As always, Earth Day Food & Wine provides an unique opportunity for the attendees to directly connect with the local farmers, winemakers, and chefs in a casual and fun environment.
An impressive list of Central Valley contributors to the Food, Beer, and Wine scene will be present:
805 Living • Airstrike Bird Control • Ancient Peaks Cafe • Ancient Peaks Winery • Arroyo Seco Winegrowers • Artisan • Baker & Brain • Bee Wench Farm • Bloom Microgreens • Brigit Binns • California Cashew Brittle • Caliza Winery • Carmel Road Winery • Castoro Cellars • Catering by Chef Charlie • Central Coast Brewing •Chamisal Vineyards • Chaparral Gardens • Charter Oak Style Meat • Chronic Cellars • Claiborne & Churchill Winery • Dark Nectar Roasting • Double L Vineyard • Dunning Vineyards • Ecluse Wines • Edible San Luis Obispo • El Lugar Wines • ENZO Olive Oil Company • FARMstead Ed • Fetzer Vineyards • Fig Good Food • Firestone Walker Brewing Company • Flora and Fauna Fine Food• Foremost Wine Company • Goal Zero • Green Gold Organic Farm • Hahn Family Wines • Halter Ranch Vineyard •Holman Ranch • Hope Family Wines • J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines • J. Wilkes Wines • Jeffry’s Catering • Julia’s Juices • Just Baked SLO • JUSTIN Vineyard & Winery • Kitchenette Templeton • Laetitia Vineyard & Winery • Le Vigne Winery • Los Padres ForestWatch • Luna Red • Negranti Dairy & Artisan Creamery • Niner Wine Estates • Novo Restaurant Lounge • OLEA FARM Olive Oil • Olio Nuevo • Oluv Skin • Opolo Vineyards •Pacific Energy Company • Paraiso Vineyards • Pomar Junction Vineyard & Winery • RE:FIND Distillery • Ridge Vineyards • Riverbench Vineyard & Winery •Robins Restaurant • Sage Ecological Landscapes • See Canyon Hard Cider • Seven Oxen Estate Wines • Shale Oak Vineyard • SIP Certified Wines • Smokin’ Cody’s BBQ • Sostener • SummerWood Winery & Inn • Sunbird Farms • Tablas Creek Vineyard • Talley Farms Fresh Harvest • Talley Vineyards • Templeton Chamber of Commerce • Tesla Motors • The Chocolate Stache • Thomas Hill Organics Bistro & Wine Bar • Toro Creek Brewing • True Myth, Baileyana, Tangent • Trumpet Vine Catering • Two Cooks Catering • Vintage Trailer Restoration • Vivant Fine Cheese • Wild Horse Winery & Vineyards • Windrose Farm • Wine Cork Couture • Windward Vineyard • Wine Country Craftsman •Wrath Wines • Zenaida Cellars
In addition to a growing list of top chefs, farmers, food purveyors, wineries and brewers above, Earth Day Food & Wine will also feature a Tesla auto exhibit, a Guerrilla Gardening Club, a SIP Pop-Up Bar where guests can enjoy SIP Certified wines, the KRUSH radio Beer Garden, and much more.
But the best reason to attend Earth Day Food & Wine is to help raise funds for educational scholarships and assist children of farm workers to attend college. Raffle tickets are sold and every dollar contributed will go to the Educational Scholarship Fund for Relatives of Farm Workers and Spanish education programs of the Vineyard Team, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Prizes include a year worth of events in the Central Valley or a Culinary Experience for you and five of your best friends. (You do not need to be present to win)
For more information and to purchase tickets to this event held “Under the Oaks” on the grounds of Castoro Cellars, please visit Earth Day Food & Wine’s Website below. Ticket prices start at $75 and it is all inclusive for unlimited tastings of food, wine, and beer. Designated driver tickets are available for $50. Parking on-site is $25 and shuttle price range from $10-$15 per person from various pickup sites.
April 23rd, 2016
1315 North Bethel Road
Templeton, CA 93465