Pacific Wine & Food Classic Returns to Newport Dunes

Newport Beach, CA (July 2019) Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort is proud to host the 2019 Pacific Wine & Food Classic for its third annual, two-day sensory experience to benefit the Golden Rule Charity. Named a Top 10 Food & Wine Event in the World by the International Food, Wine & Travel Writers Association. The two-day food and wine festival allows you to taste bites from more than 60 of Orange County’s top chefs, and explore over 100 wines and hand crafted cocktails. Taste the flavors of summer as the region’s top chefs and mixologists craft dishes from their favorite summer memories. This irresistible event offers guests more than 100 tasting experiences. Immerse yourself in the perfect summer day with ocean breezes, incredible food and wine while enjoying good company and fun music.

Presented by Pacific Sales Kitchen & Home and Powered by Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits, Pacific Wine & Food Classic’s offerings are completely inspired by the summer season. Participating chefs will create dishes reminiscent of their fondest summer memories and all-new activations will remind guests of favorite summertime feelings. In between bites and pours, dance on the beach at the Silent Disco by Celebrity Cruise, relax at The Wine Lounge by Dacor Luxury Kitchen Appliances, or stop by the Bubble Bar for a glass of bubbly featuring G.H. Mumm.

Lillet will welcome guests to the event with a Lillet Spritz and The Dole Whip Guy will be onsite doling out frosty treats. The Maker’s Mark Truck will be back with an incredible bourbon experience and don’t miss specialty sips from the Absolut Elyx Bar. Back Bay Bistro will also feature its summer menu items and signature flavors. Exclusive summer inspired cocktails will be offered in the Grassy VIP Gazebo Courtyard including Summer Margaritas by Hornitos Premium Tequila and refreshments from the Cruzan Rum Bar to pair with over-the-top tastes from restaurants like Farmhouse at Roger’s Gardens, Olea, Lido Bottle Works and Mixed Bakery.

VIP ADMISSIONRESTAURANTS & FOODVIP WINE HIGHLIGHTS:
US Foods
Bluegold
Chef Lauren Lawless
Farmhouse at Roger’s Garden
Harley Laguna Beach
Lido Bottle Works
LXSO
Mixed Bakery
Olea
Provenance
Terrace by Mix Mix
Texas de Brazil
WAVE
Gérard Bertrand Cote des Roses
DAOU Vineyards & Winery
Rowen Wine Co.
GENERAL ADMISSIONRESTAURANTS & FOODGA WINE HIGHLIGHTS:
ADYA
Amor Y Tacos
Atria
Back Bay Bistro
Bar Louie
Bluewater Grill
Bosscat Kitchen & Libations
Bristol Farms
Brü Grill & Market
BXCR Wine Bar
Cambalache Grill
Chef Jenny Ross
Chelas Mexican Grill
Chianina Steakhouse
Coastal Catering
CUCINA enoteca
Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse
Descanso Restaurant
Ellie’s Long Beach
Filomena’s Italian Kitchen
Five Crowns
Georgia’s Restaurant
Glasspar
Great Maple
Haute Productions
Haven Kitchen & Bar
Heirloom Farmhouse Kitchen
James Republic
Kihon Sushi
KVida Catering + Events
Maggiano’s Little Italy
Melissa’s Produce
Michael’s on Naples
Miss Mini Donuts
Nirvana Grille
Oak Grill
Old Vine Kitchen & Bar
Orange Hill
Panxa Cocina
Pete’s Sunset Grill
Playa Mesa
Prego Mediterranean
Puesto
Red O
Roe Seafood
Rothschild’s Restaurant
Rusty Pelican
Sgt. Pepperoni’s Pizza Store
SideDoor
SOL Mexican Cocina
Solita Tacos & Margaritas
Sushi Roku
Tackle Box
TAPS Fish House & Brewery
Ten Asian Bistro
The Attic on Broadway
The Blind Rabbit
The Country Club
The Yellow Chili
Toast Kitchen & Bakery
URBANA Mexican Gastronomy
Villa Roma
Bouchaine Vineyards
Chateau Ste. Michelle
Copper Cane
Delicato Family Vineyards
Deutsch Family Wines
John Anthony Vineyards
King Estate Winery
Lloyd Cellars
Mercer
Merryvale Vineyards Starmont
Rodney Strong Vineyards
Starmont Winery and Vineyards
The Wine Group
Zaca Mesa Winery
FEATURED BEER:FEATURED SPIRITS:
Chapman Crafted Beer
Helmsman Ale House
JT Schmid’s
Towne Park Brew Co.
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Absolut Elyx
Cruzan Rum
Hornitos Tequila
Maker’s Mark Bourbon

TICKETS

Early Bird tickets are available through July 31, 2019. Early Bird General Admission tickets are $109 for Saturday, August 17 and $99 for Sunday, August 18. Early Bird VIP Admission tickets are $159 for Saturday, August 17 and $149 for Sunday, August 18. VIP tickets include one-hour early admission at 1 p.m. and access to the Grassy VIP Gazebo Courtyard featuring a spectacular view of the bay and several exclusive bites and cocktail offerings. VIP tickets are limited. The Pacific Wine & Food Classic is limited to guests ages 21 and over.

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After Party

If you are not quite ready for the day to end after the Pacific Wine & Food, you are in luck. Walk on over to Back Bay Bistro and enjoy a Yacht Rock after party during the sunset. Come sail away with us for Trinity Tribute Band & Groove Kitty, featuring top players and recording artists, performing the music of Journey, Foreigner and Styx, including Yacht Rock favorites.

  • Concert Only: $25.00
  • Concert + Flatbread Buffet + Specialty Drink: $50.00

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Date And Time
Sat, August 17, 2019
5:00 PM – 10:00 PM PDT

Sun, August 18, 2019
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM PDT

Location
Back Bay Bistro
1131 Back Bay Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort & Marina is an iconic, family-friendly recreation destination celebrating 60+ years of treasured memories in Orange County. It is the perfect paradigm of a beach resort with the elements of laid-back luxury, world-class hospitality, waterfront dining, and the natural beauty of Newport Beach. It is the perfect location to enjoy California’s coastal climate and treasure trove of recreational activities, including exotic dining, upscale shopping, and championship golf courses. Newport Dunes is home to Southern California’s premier, waterfront RV resort, featuring luxury accommodations and amenities, charming beach cottages, a 442-slip marina, boat launch ramp, bike and watercraft rentals, a waveless beach and swimming lagoon, and SoCal’s largest inflatable water park. The resort offers breathtaking venues and elegant catering for beachfront weddings and corporate events, and hosts exciting, year-round live entertainment and music festivals. Back Bay Bistro, the Dunes’ dockside restaurant, delivers stunning views and award-winning cuisine, including OC’s Best Brunch.

Pacific Wine & Food Classic is an incredible world-class culinary experience celebrating summer and the bounty of Southern California. Recently named one of USA Today’s 10Best Food Festivals in the nation for 2019, the annual event has also received the honor of Orange County’s BEST Event by LA Times 2018, OC Weekly’s Best Food Event 2017 & 2018 and has been named a Top 10 Food & Wine Event in the World by the International Food, Wine & Travel Writers Association. The two-day full sensory experience allows you to taste bites from more than 60 local top chefs, explore over 100 wines and hand crafted cocktails. Taste the flavors of summer as the region’s top chefs and mixologists create dishes from their favorite summer memories. This irresistible event offers guests more than 100 taste experiences. Immerse yourself in the perfect summer day with ocean breezes, incredible food and wine while enjoying good company and fun music. Tickets are limited to ensure an absolute quality experience and no overcrowding.

Partners:  The Pacific Wine & Food Classic is Presented by Pacific Sales Kitchen & Home and powered by Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits. Additional event partners include: 95.5 KLOS, Infiniti, Golden Rule Charity, Sunset Magazine, The Fork Report with Neil Saavedra, OCfoodies, The ACE Agency, Orange Coast Magazine, Dacor, US Foods, Celebrity Cruises, Maker’s Mark, Cruzan Rum, Hornitos, Fiji Water, Los Angeles Times, LA & SF Specialty, Greer’s OC, Viele & Sons, Absolut Elyx, Govino, Area 51, The District at Tustin Legacy, Lillet, Melissa’s Produce, Chef Code, Red Bull, OC Baking Co., Anderson Seafoods, Kelvin Slush Co. and Arctic Glacier.

Contact Us

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