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Live in the Vineyard at Far Niente: Plain White T's


Saturday was one for the record books. We’ve partnered with Live in the Vineyard for several years and were delighted to continue our connection with the organization this past weekend when we hosted them for a reception and special performance in the Carriage House. A somewhat drizzly morning cleared to blue skies just in time for a reception at the Cabernet Grill, which featured Far Niente Cabernet and Chardonnay and EnRoute Pinot Noir from our sister winery in Russian River Valley. Bites from the kitchen satiated hungry guests (pizzas hot from the pizza oven were extremely popular) before a concert in the Carriage House. We’ve had the privilege of hosting many talented musicians and performers over the years, and Saturday’s guest artists were no different. Plain White T’s charmed the audience with their friendliness and skill, playing well-known favorites “1, 2, 3, 4” and “Hey There Delilah” and premiering songs off their new EP. (If the song “Should’ve Gone to Bed” doesn’t make you want to move, we don’t know what will.) The band stayed long after their performance to greet guests and take photos, capping off a memorable afternoon. Here are a few photos from the day, plus a couple that capture a surprise gift Larry Maguire received from Live in the Vineyard on Monday: glasses of far niente chardonnay EnRoute Pinot Noir Reception at Far Niente harlie, Dirk, Larry and Karen FROM FAR NIENTE

Charlie and Dirk Hampson and Karen and Larry Maguire pose on stage before the performance.

Beth Nickel, Bobbii Hach-Jacobs and Claire Parr

Beth Nickel welcomes the guests, along with Live in the Vineyard founders Bobbii Hach-Jacobs and Claire Parr.

Plain White T's at Far Niente

Plain White T's

Plain White T's

Donna and Crystal Bowersox at far niente

Hospitality Administrator and Wine Club Liaison Donna Blevins poses with 2010 Americon Idol runner up, Crystal Bowersox, who was a guest at the concert.

Live in the Vineyard guitar presentation

Live in the Vineyard's Sean Walsh Ramm and Jamie Reynolds presented this guitar to Larry Maguire--signed by all the musicians who performed over the weekend. What a great gift!

Live in the Vineyard guitar

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