SEPTEMBER 15-17, 2019
Annual Dream Big Darling Leadership Retreat
Accepting applications now
The Dream Big Darling Leadership Retreat is a multi-day experience September 15-17 2019 featuring notable speakers, workshops, adventure, networking and more—all with the goal of fostering professional development and career opportunities in the wine and spirits industry.
OCTOBER 25, 2019
Annual Dream Big Darling Dinner
Please join us for our annual charitable event.
An incredible assortment of wines and cocktails will be paired with a 5 course meal, preparedby local Chef Jeffery Scott. The evening will include a live auctionand performance by vocalists Hilary and Kate.
Proceeds benefited the Dream Big Darling Foundation’s mission to mentor up-and-coming women in the industry.
JANUARY 7-10, 2019
Wine Speak Paso Robles
Wine Speak Paso Robles is a premier industry summit that brings sommeliers, wine industry leaders and hospitality professionals together for an intimate educational journey.
Join master sommelier Chuck Furuya and his peers as they steer winemaker seminars, hospitality workshops, dinners, tastings and exclusive vineyard excursions—all designed to advance collaboration, knowledge and performance throughout the wine industry.
OCTOBER 19, 2018
Annual “Dream Big” Dinner,
Auction & Concert
The inaugural Dream Big Darling Dinner, Auction & Concert lived up to its name at the October 19th event, raising more than $100,000 for Dream
Big Darling. Held at the Santa Margarita Ranch in Paso Robles wine country, the event was attended by 175 guests and was punctuated with a lively auction featuring a remarkable roster of auction items. The evening featured an all-star cast of women-led wineries; a menu inspired by Julia Child; dinner crafted by The Range restaurant; and live music by Hilary & Kate. Our team was absolutely overwhelmed by the response we received from all who attended and we look forward making a big difference!
AUGUST 4, 2018
First Dream Big Darling Concert on the Ranch
August’s “Concert on the Ranch” served as the first official fundraising effort for Dream Big Darling and the event went off with a bang! The warm summer evening was filled with great music performed by a local band, The Mother Corn Shuckers, as well as authentic Mexican food served by Los Robles Cafe. Several community members were able to attend the event which was held at the beautiful Oyster Ridge event venue located in Santa Margarita. The fundraising efforts were a success and fun was had by all!