Member Events

Welcome to Joseph Phelps Vineyards during our exciting "Year in the Vines." We invite you to visit our interim Guest Center among the vines to experience the winery's grounds like never before during our year-long renovation.

Exclusively Phelps Preferred Weekends
Join us for Exclusively Phelps Preferred Weekends. We are closing the winery in St. Helena to non-Phelps Preferred members this year on four separate weekends. Taste the 2012 Insignia barrel sample along with current and library release wines in a relaxed, casual setting among the vines while enjoying live music and delicious small bites prepared by local purveyors. 
2012 Insignia Futures orders will be accepted during each event.

2014 Exclusively Phelps Preferred Weekend Dates:
March 15 and 16, 2014
April 19 and 20, 2014
Music provided by Bobby Jo Valentine & delicious bites from famed Bay Area food trucks Roli Roti and Cafe Scooteria Gelato

Save The Dates:
October 25 and 26, 2014
November 15 and 16, 2014

Exclusively Phelps Preferred Weekends are open to current Phelps Preferred members only. An RSVP is required to attend these events. Reservations are limited to a party of two. We will be accepting reservations for each event one month prior to the date of the event. We are now accepting reservations for both the March and April events. Please call 800-707-5789 to RSVP. Space is limited. 

Events held at the vineyard are not suitable for pets or children under 21 years of age. Thank you for understanding.

Phelps Preferred "Discover Down Under" Cruise
Sydney to Auckland
February 12-28, 2015
Join Joseph Phelps Vineyards aboard Oceania Cruises' Marina for a trip of a lifetime, 16-night cruise, Sydney to Auckland. Planned on-board events include private tastings, winemaker dinners hosted by Director of Winemaking, Damian Parker & Director of Hospitality, Stephen Pavy, as well as private shore excursions exploring the wine regions of Australia and New Zealand (optional). Complete details, pricing and booking are available by visiting the Food & Wine Trails website HERE or by calling 800-367-5348. We look forward to hosting you "Down Under" for a one-of-a-kind adventure.

Phelps Preferred Dinners
Members are invited to attend elegant Club Dinners, featuring famous Chefs and menus tailor-made for our wines. Typically, there are 2 - 3 dinners per year.

Save The Dates:
Friday, June 13, 2014 and Friday, August 15, 2014

Join us for Phelps Preferred "Farm to Table" dinners in the vineyard this summer. More details soon. Events held at the vineyard are not suitable for pets or children under 21 years of age. Thank you for understanding.

Second Sunday events at the Joseph Phelps, Freestone Vineyards Guest Center
We invite you to join us at our Guest Center in Freestone on the Sonoma Coast each second Sunday of the month for wine and food pairings. Phelps Preferred members may attend with up to two additional guests, complimentary. Visit our Events calendar for upcoming Second Sunday event listings.

Insignia Weekend
Unfortunately, due to construction we will be unable to host Insignia Weekend in 2014, but we will be back in 2015 with the best Insignia Weekend Celebration EVER.

In the meantime, we have created a number of exciting alternative events exclusively for Phelps Preferred members. We hope you will join us for our Exclusively Phelps Preferred Weekends and Phelps Preferred Dinners In The Vineyard. 

Click Here for 40th Anniversary 2013 Insignia Weekend Celebration photos
Click Here to view photos from 2012 Insignia Weekend
Click here to view photos from 2011 Insignia Weekend
Click here to view photos from 2010 Insignia Weekend
Click here to view photos from 2009 Insignia Weekend