Sonoma County
Wine Auction • 2018


The Sonoma County Vintners Foundation is pleased to announce the 2018 Sonoma County Wine Auction, the region’s leading annual fundraising event, will take place on Saturday, September 22 at La Crema Estate at Saralee’s Vineyard. George Hamel, Jr. of Hamel Family Wines is this year’s Honorary Chair of the event.

Named one of the nation’s top charitable auctions by Wine Spectator, the proceeds raised benefit local Sonoma County charitable organizations. Since its inception, the Sonoma County Wine Auction has raised over $29 million to help fund charitable organizations focusing on education, arts and culture, environment and health and human services.

Additional event details will be posted to this Website soon.


Sonoma County

17 Regions With Unique Soils and Climates Creating A Wide Diversity of Wines.


Indulge & Elevate

La Crema

Estate at Saralee's Vineyard

This year’s event promises an astonishing array of extravagant experiences, all with the goal of elevating our shared ability to strengthen Sonoma County’s vital non-profits. Our wine community has collaborated to offer a collection of never-before-seen luxury lots that are truly beyond imagination, and an indulgent weekend that exemplifies our spirit of generosity.


Browse Lots

Lots To Be
Excited About

Our generous donors have unearthed rarefied, coveted wines for astute collectors, and dreamed up once-in-a-lifetime adventures.


What's New

Exceeding Expectations

You are invited to stay up-to-date with changes and new information, and we welcome you to learn everything you can about what the weekend holds in store for you.

Visa Signature® and Visa Infinite® Cardholders receive exclusive discounted tickets and complimentary shipping at the Sonoma County Wine Auction.

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Our 2017 Honorary Chair

Barbara Banke

One of the wine industry’s top innovators, Jackson Family Wines Chairman & Proprietor Barbara R. Banke has spent the last two decades leading the company she co-founded with her late husband, Jess Jackson, while building and expanding some of the most beloved wineries in the nation.


Charitable Giving

The Proceeds Matter

The Sonoma County Wine Auction is the culmination of our belief that philanthropy is the foundation of a thriving community. Your generous donations create a ripple effect throughout Sonoma County that benefits literacy initiatives, arts projects, and more.


Access And Information

How May We Help You?

Our Concierge service is designed to assist you with every need before and during the events.

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