Naples Winter Wine Festival
Attend the EventGuests plan their social calendars around attending this extraordinary event, flying in from all over the world. In fact, tickets often sell out before the RSVP deadline. Ticket packages to this exclusive three-day affair for approximately 580 guests are:
Double Magnum$8,500 per couple
- 2 Invitations to the Meet the Kids Day Tour & Luncheon
- 2 Reserved Seats at a Vintner Dinner with Private Car and Driver
- 2 Reserved Seats at the Celebrate the Journey Auction
- 2 Invitations to the Wine Down
- 2 Invitations to the Celebration Brunch
- 2 Invitations to the Check Presentation Ceremony
Jeroboam$20,000 for two couples
- 4 Invitations to the Meet the Kids Day Tour & Luncheon
- 4 Reserved Seats at a Vintner Dinner with Private Car and Driver (all four guaranteed at the same dinner)
- 4 Reserved Seats to the Celebrate the Journey Auction (all seated together)
- 4 Invitations to the Wine Down
- 4 Invitations to the Celebration Brunch
- 4 Invitations to the Check Presentation Ceremony
Tickets are sold for the entire festival only. It is not possible to buy tickets to individual events.
2015 Debut Events
The Vintage Cellar - Wine Tasting and Luncheon with Olivier Krug, House of Krug | Thursday, January 22, 201511:00am - 12:15pm: Educational Tasting | 12:30pm - 2:30pm: Luncheon
Experience the exceptional pleasure of the world’s greatest Champagne with sixthgeneration Olivier Krug as he traces the history of the House of Krug and you taste through five prestige cuvee’s of the incomparable and iconic Krug champagnes. Following the Tasting and Seminar, our host, Bleu Provence, will feature a multi-course lunch accompanied by Krug vintage champagnes!
Ticket price: $750 per person if attending the Naples Winter Wine Festival; $1,000 per person if not attending the Festival. Limited to 40 wine lovers.
Wine Down, Bid Up! | January 12-24, 2015Raise your "paddle" early. We have you plugged in as we launch our inaugural online auction! Didn’t get a chance to bid under the tent? Now is your chance. In addition to the live auction, guests and others are invited to bid on exceptional wines and other exclusive items in our online auction. Bidding opens on January 12 and closes during the Wine Down event on January 24 at 8pm. www.NaplesWineFestival.com
Schedule of Events
Meet the Kids Day Tour & LuncheonFriday, January 23, 2015, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Departs from The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples
Experience firsthand how funds raised at the Festival better the lives of underprivileged and at-risk children. You will have the opportunity to meet several children’s charities and interact with the children who have limitless opportunities due to your generosity. The charity meet and greet will conclude with a luncheon and wine tasting with acclaimed vintners as you begin to celebrate the journey. Attire: Casual
A Look in the Lot RoomFriday, January 23th, 2015, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. - The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples, Tiburón Ballroom - 2600 Tiburon Drive, Naples, FL 34109
Get a sneak preview of Saturday’s auction items at our newest weekend activity - A Look in the Lot Room. Take a few moments to browse the lots, talk over bidding strategies with friends and maybe you will see something you just can’t resist! Attire: Casual
Vintner DinnersFriday, January 23th, 2015, Evenings (Times Vary)
Enjoy an intimate, exclusive private dining experience at one of sixteen elegant homes in Naples. Each dinner is illuminated by the expertise of a renowned vintner and the culinary talents of one of the world’s greatest chefs. Dinner parties will be small affairs. Hosts will announce the attire for the evening.
2015 Naples Winter Wine Festival AuctionSaturday, January 24, 2015, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. - The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples - 2600 Tiburon Drive, Naples, FL 34109
The sky’s the limit when the bidding begins at Naples’ world-class wine auction, held at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort. Set on the Grand Lawn of The Ritz, lunch will showcase the culinary talents of The Ritz-Carlton’s chefs as they prepare Florida’s freshest and finest cuisine, paired with the best wines from around the world. The journey continues and the bidding begins for exceptional wines, dining experiences, custom travel packages and one-of-a-kind treasures.
Attire: Resort Casual
Wine Down EventSaturday, January 24, 2015, Immediately following the Auction - The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples - 2600 Tiburon Drive, Naples FL 34109
Carry on the day’s festive mood at the after-auction party. This fun, laid-back affair will be the perfect antidote to the gavel-to-gavel excitement. Unbelievable wines, casual food and live music will beckon guests to kick back, celebrate auction wins and enjoy friendships created during the weekend. Attire: Casual
Celebration BrunchSunday, January 25, 2015, 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples - 2600 Tiburon Drive, Naples, FL 34109
End this extraordinary weekend at the farewell celebration brunch. The fabulous brunch will be a fitting finale to the weekend celebration for guests, sponsors, vintners and chefs. Attire: Casual