Oct. 052017

Naples Winter Wine Festival Unveils Star-Studded 2018 Vintner, Chef and Master Sommelier Roster

Marchese Piero Antinori, Barbara Banke, Laura Catena, Dominique Crenn, Nancy Silverton, Jonathan Waxman, and more, will curate exclusive pairings for the January Festival October 5, 2017 (NAPLES, FL) – The Naples Winter Wine Festival (NWWF)…

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Jul. 312017

MICHELIN STAR CHEF GARY DANKO AND VINTNERS DAVID AND KARY DUNCAN OF SILVER OAK HEADLINE 2018 NAPLES WINTER WINE FESTIVAL AS CHEF DE CUISINE AND HONORED VINTNERS

The Naples Winter Wine Festival is pleased to announce that Chef de Cuisine Gary Danko, of Michelin-starred Restaurant Gary Danko, and Honored Vintners David R. Duncan and Karynne Duncan MD, of Silver Oak and Twomey,…

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Apr. 252017

New Co-Chairs Bring Contagious Enthusiasm to the 2018 Naples Winter Wine Festival

The wheels are in motion for the next Naples Winter Wine Festival (NWWF), set for January 26-28, 2018 at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort in Naples, Fl. Co-Chairing this year’s event are NCEF Trustees Becky &…

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Apr. 112017

Request for Proposal – Public and Media Relations

The Naples Children & Education Foundation (NCEF), founders of the Naples Winter Wine Festival (NWWF), seeks professional public relations services. Background: The Naples Winter Wine Festival is a premier event, bringing together renowned vintners and…

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Mar. 212017

Naples Winter Wine Festival Ranks #1 Again on Wine Spectator’s List of Top Charity Wine Auctions

The Naples Winter Wine Festival has once again topped Wine Spectator Magazine’s list of the highest-earning charity wine auctions in the country, marking the 11th time the Festival has earned this illustrious title since its…

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Mar. 142017

Following a Thrilling Live Auction, Naples Children & Education Foundation Awards $12.25 Million to Support Collier County

Thirty-four of the most effective organizations in Collier County, as well as five long-term Strategic Initiatives that fill fundamental gaps in children’s services, received grants totaling more than $12.25 million today thanks to the generous…

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Feb. 012017

After Raising More than $15 Million at Saturday’s Live Auction, Naples Winter Wine Festival Raises an Additional $183,396 through its Online Auction

The Naples Winter Wine Festival’s third annual Online Auction, which invited the entire Naples community and beyond to experience the thrill of the Festival, brought even more good news to Collier County by raising an…

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Jan. 302017

Collier County Gets a Boost from over $15 Million Raised at 2017 Naples Winter Wine Festival

At the close of an exciting afternoon, the tally for the 2017 Naples Winter Wine Festival’s live auction hit $15,066,000, bringing the total amount raised since the Festival’s inception in 2001 to $161 million. Funds…

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On the first evening of the 2018 Naples Winter Wine Festival, guests will be chauffeured to one of seventeen intimate dinners hosted by Festival Trustees in private homes and settings throughout Naples, prepared by Celebrity Chefs and designed to pair perfectly with a selection of the attending Vintners’ first-class wines - an experience that can’t be missed! #NWWF18 Vintner Dinners include experiences with Vintner Marchese Piero Antinori of Marchesi Antinori in Tuscany, Italy, Chef Peter Brunel of Borgo San Jacopo Ristorante, Firenze in Florence, Italy and Master Sommelier Larry Stone of Lingua Franca in Salem, Oregon. See all dinners at bit.ly/2xzHHvm. ... See MoreSee Less

Barrett Farmer, Director of the Naples Winter Wine Festival was recognized as a 40 under 40 by Gulfshore Business. Our team was there to congratulate her at the 2017 Gulfshore Business' 40-under-40 Award Ceremony! ... See MoreSee Less

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