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2017 Events

4th Annual Calistoga Food and Wine Festival 

Saturday April 22nd 2-6 pm

Join Huge Bear Wines  along with Solbar Executive Chef Massimo Falsini and the Calistoga Winegrowers for this annual outdoor wine-lover’s pilgrimage featuring live music and samplings from 40 of Calistoga’s premiere wineries paired with tastings from the Solbar kitchen

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2nd Annual Calistoga Winemaker Stroll

Huge Bear Wines Tasting Room 
Saturday, March 26, 2017  

Taste of the Nation Metreon City View, San Francisco
Thursday, March 23, 2017 

Vintners Market Fort Mason San Francisco, CA 
Saturday, March 11 and Sunday March 12, 2017

California Wine Festival Santa Barbara, CA
Fess Parker Double Tree Inn

Saturday, January 21, 2017 



 

Past Events

Martha's Vineyard Wine Festival Grand Tasting

 May 11, 2013 (Saturday)
3:00pm to 6:00pm
General admission: $75.00

Joined Huge Bear along with over 200 wineries from all over the globe at the Grand Tasting of The Martha's Vineyard Wine Festival. The MV Wine Festival takes place May 9th-12th on the beautiful island of Martha's Vineyard. It's a four-day island-wide celebration of wine and food at local homes and businesses. The MV Wine Festival is philanthropic event benefiting Local Wild Food Challenge.

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Lexus Visa Signature Dinner Event

Hosted by Huge bear Wines and chef Charlie Palmer
May 15, 2013 (Wednesday)
5:30pm to 10pm
$95 (limit two places per cardmember)
Charlie Palmer at Bloomingdale's
South Coast Plaza
3333 Bristol Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

As a Lexus Visa Signature cardmember, you have the unique opportunity to participate in this exclusive cooking event. The evening will include One-hour cooking demonstration in Bloomingdale's test kitchen, a wine reception with hors d'oeuvres, customized 5-course sit-down dinner and tableside wine presentation by Huge Bear's proprietor Tim Carl.

Reserve Today! Space is limited
RSVP by May 11, 2013 by calling 888-877-1035

Sonoma in the City -Forks & Corks

Sonoma in the City - Forks & Corks
April 14, 2013 (Sunday)
From 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM

San Francisco Film Centre
39 Keyes Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94129
Phone: 415-683-0690

Join Huge Bear along with over 30 of Sonoma's leading wineries with dishes from five popular San Francisco Food Trucks.
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Vintner's Holiday at the Ahwahnee in Yosemite

Vintner's Holiday at the Ahwahnee in Yosemite
November 14-16, 2012
Yosemite National Park, CA

Join Managing Partner Tim Carl in Yosemite for the 31st Annual Vintners' Holidays at the Ahwahnee Hotel. This special multi-day package includes wine tasting and seminars, a small private reception with Tim and other vintners, and a five-course gala dinner where each course is thoughtfully developed and prepared by Executive Chef Percy Whatley. This year Huge Bear is paired with Lasseter Family Vineyards, Robert Foley Vineyards and Talbott Vineyards.

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SF Chefs

SF Chefs
August 4, 2012 @ 1:00pm
Grand Tasting Tent on Union Square

Huge Bear is excited to participate at SF Chefs. SF Chefs is San Francisco's premier food, wine, and spirits festival. For more information visit sfchefsfoodwine.com/events/08/4/saturday-afternoon-grand-tasting/ 

Wine dinner at Il Fornaio on April 25, 2012

Join Tim Carl for a very special wine dinner at Il Fornaio on Wednesday, April 25th

Il Fornaio Palo Alto
520 Cowper Street
(at the Garden Court Hotel)
Palo Alto, CA 94301

$65 per person for a five course menu.
Call Il Fornaio at 650.853.3888 to book your reservation.
 

Join us for a tasting of Huge Bear Wines

Wed April 18th
5:30pm - 7:30pm


In-store tasting at
Bauer Wine & Spirits
330 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-262-0363

Huge Bear at Sonoma in the City

Tuesday March 27, 2012
Consumer Tasting 6-8:30pm
Trade tasting 1:30 - 4:30pm


BIN 65
339 North Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL

SOLD OUT

Join us at the Reserve Room in San Francisco

Reserve Room SF
March 25th, 2012
1-4pm


Golden Gate Club in the Presidio
135 Fisher Loop
San Francisco, CA

Join us at the Golden Gate Club in the Presidio for an afternoon of wine tasting. It will also be your chance to purchase hard to find wines. For more information, visit www.reserveroomsf.com.

Huge Bear Wine Club Ski Day

Join us for a day on the slopes with Huge Bear Wines
Friday, February 10, 2012
Squaw Valley Ski Resort at Lake Tahoe
For more information and to claim your spot, please call 707-967-1044.

Vintners' Holidays at the Ahwahnee in Yosemite

Sunday, December 4 - Tuesday, December 6
Ahwahnee Hotel 1 Ahwahnee Road Yosemite National Park, CA 95389

Join Managing Partner Tim Carl in Yosemite for the annual exclusive wine event at the majestic Ahwahnee Hotel. This special multi-day package includes wine tasting and seminars, a small private reception with Tim and the other vintners, and a five-course gala dinner where each course is thoughtfully developed and prepared by Executive Chef Percy Whatley. This year Huge Bear is paired with Turley Wine Cellars, Tablas Creek Vineyard, Beckstoffer Vineyards and Failla Wines.

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Wayfare Tavern Winemaker Dinner

Featuring Wines from Huge Bear Wines
Tuesday, March 29, 2011 7pm
558 Sacramento Street, San Francisco, CA

Update: Top two pairings for the Huge Bear were the Liberty Farms Duck with giblet grits, honey fried ciopolini, fava beans, pressed jus served with 2007 Huge Bear Cabernet Sauvignon and the Spring Pea Soup with deviled ham hock, 63 degree quail egg, rye toast, pea tendrils served with 2008 Huge Bear Chardonnay. But, of course, every dish was beyond delicious!

Wine Riot L.A.

Friday, March 25, 2011 Opening Night 7pm-11pm
Saturday, March 26, 2011 Riot One: 1pm-5pm Riot Two: 7pm-11pm

Santa Monica Place
315 Colorado Avenue
Santa Monica, CA
http://www.secondglass.com/wineriot/los-angeles-2011/

Spring Release Event at the St. Helena Wine Center

Friday, March 18, 2011 6pm-7:30pm
Saturday, March 19, 2011 Noon-5pm
St. Helena Wine Center
1321 Main Street
St. Helena, CA 94574

For more information, visit:
http://www.shwc.com/
707.963.1313

Wine Riot

October 22nd and 23rd, 2010
Boston's Center for the Arts in the South End


Wine Riot is Second Glass's expo-style wine tasting, hitting Boston October 22nd and 23rd, 2010. Swirl, sniff and sip over 250 new baller wines from all over the globe, soak up knowledge from the experts at Crash Course Wine Seminars, conquer the Riot strategically with help from the Wine Intelligence Unit, and grab tasty food pairings under $5 from the hottest local restaurants. Throw in a DJ, photo booth, lounge, and more - this isn't your parents' wine tasting. Catch the Riot this October back at its original location Boston's Center for the Arts in the South End.

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KSRO: Huge Bear named Wine of The Week

Co-Founder Tim Carl interviewed to discuss the wines and history of Huge Bear

2010 Sonoma Wine Country Weekend - Grand ReserveTaste

Saturday, September 4, 2010
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
MacMurray Ranch, Healdsburg
Click here for more details

Celebrate the Bear Flag Revolt

June 14, 1846 is the anniversary of the Bear Flag Revolt, which saw a group of men raise the historic California Bear Flag in Sonoma for the first time, paving the way for California's independence. In honor of this historic event in California and Sonoma County history, we will launch a special promotion to celebrate those pioneers and their enduring spirit. Stay tuned for the details!

USA Water Polo Hall of Fame Induction Dinner & Benefit

Key Note: Peter Ueberroth
June 12, 2010 - VIP Reception 7pm - Dinner 8pm
San Diego Marriott Del Mar
San Diego, California

Huge Bear Wine Makers Dinner

April 8, 2010 at 6:30 pm
Hawks Restaurant
Granite Bay, CA

Private Dinner and Tasting at Hawks Restaurant featuring Huge Bear Wines.
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Harvard Business School Reception & Tasting

February 17, 2010

The Ahwahnee Vintners' Holiday

Yosemite National Park, CA
November 15-17, 2009

Join Huge Bear Wines to unwind, unplug, and uncork some spectacular wines in one of the most beautiful places in the world. Proprietor Tim Carl will host a session entitled: "Bear in Mind - Huge Bear Wines Explore the Best Sonoma County Has to Offer," with syndicated wine journalist Dan Berger.

Now in its 28th year, Vintners' Holiday is an annual celebration of extraordinary winemakers and their exceptional wines, framed by the backdrop of the historic Ahwahnee Resort in the picturesque setting of Yosemite National Park.
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Wally's California All-Stars Consumer Tasting

Wally's Wine & Spirits - Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, June 14th 2009, 1-4pm

Huge Bear will pour several of our latest release alongside more than 70 other "All-Star" California producers. It's a must attend event for all residents of Southern California!
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