Canned food donations rewarded with complimentary wine tastings at 20 top wineries; special kick-off event at Avant Tapas & Wines
Santa Ynez, CA – The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County is pleased to announce the 3rd annual Food on the Vine food drive in the Santa Ynez Valley wine country. From Friday, April 5th through Sunday, April 7th, 20 generous wineries will reward donors of three canned goods or more, with complimentary wine tastings. On Thursday evening, Avant Tapas & Wines will host a special kick-off event from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
This annual event gathers food and raises funds to help the Foodbank address hunger and malnutrition in Santa Barbara County:
- April 4th, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m: Event kick-off at Avant Tapas & Wine, 35 Industrial Way, Buellton, CA 93427: For $20 guests will enjoy an evening of food, wine and live entertainment.
- April 5th – 7th, Food on the Vine benefit at participating wineries throughout Santa Ynez Valley; Bring a donation of three or more canned goods to participating wineries in Santa Ynez Valley and enjoy a complimentary wine tasting. Participating wineries include: Toccata, Lucas & Lewellen Estate Vineyards, Beckmen Vineyard, Arthur Earl, Carina Cellars, Alexander and Wayne, Coghlan Vineyard and Jewelers, Brewer-Clifton, Tercero, Cold Heaven, Firestone Vineyard, Casa Cassara Winery & Vineyard, Foley, Lincourt, Cimarone, Scott Cellars, Qupe, The Good Life, and Fontes & Phillips. Donations for the Foodbank will also be accepted at participating wineries.