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Wine Festival Tickets

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Session General Admission VIP Winemakers’ Tasting
SESSION 1:
Saturday, June 11, 2016: 12 NOON – 3PM
$61
or $68 with Fair Tripper
$94
or $101 with Fair Tripper
SESSION 2:
Saturday, June 11, 2016: 4PM – 7PM
$61
or $68 with Fair Tripper
$94
or $101 with Fair Tripper

VIP Winemakers’ Tasting

Includes half-hour early session admission, souvenir tasting glass with UNLIMITED samplings of award-winning wines, VIP Winemakers Tasting lounge with Award-winning wine and food pairings presented by winemakers and chefs, and admission to the San Diego County Fair presented by Albertsons | Vons.

VIP Winemakers’ Tasting Menu

Bruschetta Station

  • Heirloom Tomato, Kalamata Olive & Basil
  • Broccolini Pecorino Romano, Crushed Red Pepper
  • Tonnato, Tuna with Olive Oil, Lemon and Capers
  • Served with Wood Fired Ciabatta

Wine Pairing: Hart Winery 2015, Pinot Gris, Temecula Valley

Pete Balistreri Charcuterie

  • Chili Fennel & Rosemary Garlic Salami
  • California Artisan Cheeses
  • Dried
    Fruits and Crisps

Wine Pairing: Carol Shelton 2013 Carignane, Oat Valley Vineyard, Old Vine, Alexander Valley

Amuse Bouche

Oak Roasted Salmon “Deviled Egg” Spoon, Caviar | Fried Capers | Napa Valley Mustard

Wine Pairing: Goat Bubbles 2013 Cremant, Sparkling Pinot Blanc, Sierra Madre Vineyard, Santa Maria Valley

First Course

Chilled Rock Shrimp Salad |Golden Papaya | Avocado | Crispy Wontons | Micro Wasabi | Papaya Seed Vinaigrette

Wine Pairing: South Coast Winery, 2015 Verdelho, California

Second Course

Wine Country Flatbread | Hokto Kinoko Farms Wild Mushroom Ragout | Smoked “Moody Blue” Cheese, Caramelized Leeks | Petite Seasons Mix

Wine Pairing: Bon Niche Cellars 2011 L’Entrée Malbec, Paso Robles

Third Course

All Natural Brandt Beef Chipotle Short Rib Sope | Pickled Red Onion Slaw | Queso Fresco

Wine Pairing: Paoloni 2012 Nebbiolo de Guadalupe, Mexico

Dessert Course

So Rich Assorted Chocolates by Johna

Wine Pairing: Robert Hall 2013 Vintage Port, Paso Robles

General Admission

Includes session admission, souvenir tasting glass with UNLIMITED samplings of award-winning wines from the United States and Mexico, and admission to the San Diego County Fair presented by Albertsons | Vons.


Already Have a Ticket to the Fair?

You can upgrade to attend any Toast of the Coast Festival session onsite at the Fairgrounds Box Office or by calling the Box Office directly at (858) 792-4252.
Ticket Price: $51 for General Admission or $84 for the VIP Winemakers’ Tasting


buy tickets online

You can purchase tickets online at TicketMaster.


buy tickets in person

Save on ticketing fees by purchasing in person at the Del Mar Fairgrounds Box Office. The Box Office is located next to the Del Mar Arena and is open Tuesdays through Saturdays 10am-6pm.


Fair Tripper

fair-tripperLet us be your designated driver! Adding a Fair Tripper ticket includes round-trip transportation using the COASTER, SPRINTER, or BREEZE.


non-drinking admission

Designated drivers, family members and friends can all visit The Toast of the Coast for free with admission to the San Diego County Fair!
Ticket Price: $16 for Fair Admission.

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Wine, by God.”

—Martin Luther

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In defeat, you need it.”

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