As the sun sets on the evening of May 19, the enchanting Verde Valley Wine Festival will kick off its annual celebration with the highly anticipated First Crush Gala & Auction.

This captivating event is the perfect start to a weekend full of exquisite wine, delectable cuisine, and unforgettable entertainment. Tickets are now available for purchase, and with each ticket comes an exclusive entry to the main festival on May 20.

The First Crush Gala & Auction, held at a breathtaking venue nestled in the heart of Verde Valley, offers an evening filled with entertainment, mouthwatering wine, and a gourmet dinner curated by renowned local chefs. As guests mingle and indulge in the finest regional wine selections, they can also participate in the exciting auction featuring unique experiences, collectible wine lots, and luxury items.

The festivities continue into the next day as the Verde Valley Wine Festival showcases an exceptional lineup of activities. Attendees can look forward to savoring wines from local vineyards, indulging in delectable food from regional culinary artisans, and enjoying live music from talented local musicians. The festival also provides an opportunity to meet and support local artists and craftspeople, with their work on display and available for purchase.

The 2023 Verde Valley Wine Festival promises to be an experience to remember, with something for everyone, from wine connoisseurs to casual enthusiasts. The First Crush Gala & Auction is the perfect way to immerse oneself in the vibrant Verde Valley wine community, while contributing to its growth and sustainability. Don’t miss this exceptional event – secure your tickets now and prepare for an unforgettable weekend of food, wine, and entertainment in the heart of Arizona’s enchanting wine country.

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