Pre-Events

Each year a variety of pre-events, including wine tastings, vintner dinners, and wine workshops, are held in anticipation of the Manhattan Wine Auction. The events are suited for every wine aficionado, from the beginner building their cellar to the expert looking for access to rare vintages.

Reserve Room Preview featuring Arrow&Branch, Domaine Della and Donelan Family Wines

Please join us on the rooftop of Shade Hotel for an exclusive Manhattan Wine Auction Reserve Room Preview featuring Arrow&Branch, Domaine Della and Donelan Family Wines on Thursday, June 2nd from 7:00 – 9:00pm. 

Enjoy an incredible opportunity to taste and acquire your own collection of wines from these coveted wineries. The night will feature a selection of light appetizers prepared by [email protected]

A limited number of tickets are available. For details and to register, click here.

Vintner Dinner featuring Memento Mori Winery

Join us for an exclusive evening in conjunction with the 28th Annual Manhattan Wine Auction at a private home in Manhattan Beach. Friends of the Manhattan Wine Auction are invited for our Vintner Dinner featuring Memento Mori Winery and Chef Jack McLoughlin on Thursday, June 2nd from 6:00 – 9:00pm.

The night will begin with light appetizers paired with cocktails and wine outdoors on the rooftop deck, followed by a four-course seated dinner inside the residence. Enjoy an incredible opportunity to taste and acquire your own collection of wines from this coveted brand – Memento Mori!

A limited number of tickets are available. For details and to register, click here.

Past Events

Tin Roof Bistro – Dinner & Wine Tasting

A longtime favorite of friends of the Wine Auction, Tin Roof Bistro, hosted an amazing Cellar Dinner and Wine Tasting on Wednesday, May 11th. The night began with a wine Happy Hour followed by an incredible dinner paired with amazing wines that our guests brought to share.

Vintner Dinner – March 26

The Vintner Dinner Series with Chef Yasmina Ksikes and Saint Helena Winery was held on Saturday, March 26 at the private strand home of Jimmy DeSisto. Thank you to Chef Yasmina and her team, along with Lesley Keffer Russell the General Manager of Saint Helena Winery and our host Jimmy DeSisto, for an incredible Vintner Dinner in Hermosa Beach.

Champagne Kick-Off – October 7, 2021

Longtime supporters and wine enthusiasts, Kim and Jon Friedman, hosted guests for the traditional Champagne Kick-Off. Thank you to partners Fishing With Dynamite, MB Post, and Zachys Wine & Spirits for supporting this special evening.

Reserve Room Preview featuring Fe Wines – November 4, 2021

The Reserve Room Preview featuring Fe Wines was hosted by former Wine Auction Chair Roger Spencer and his wife April. Thank you to Joseph Filippini, General Manager of Fe Wines, for sharing two new releases – 2018 Fe Spring Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon and 2018 26 Spring Mountain Red Wine Blend.

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