Naples Winter Wine Festival
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Current Bid $14,500.00   ( ) Successful
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A private themed wine-pairing dinner with a special musical performance at the home of NCEF Trustees Valerie Boyd and Jeff Gargiulo in Naples, FL for up to twelve (12) guests
Décor and event coordination by Margaret Events
One (1) hour virtual concert by singer and songwriter Billy Dean​

Valerie Boyd and Jeff Gargiulo are Founding Trustees of the Naples Children & Education Foundation, founders of the Naples Winter Wine Festival, and Jeff served as Chairman of the very first Festival. He is also a lifelong farmer and accomplished vintner. Gargiulo Vineyards, in Oakville, is famous for turning out a series of stunning limited-edition wines from estate vineyard sites.

Valerie and Jeff are equally famous for their hospitality, both in Napa and Naples, and they look forward to hosting a private themed dinner for the winning bidder’s party of twelve. Decor and arrangements are provided by Margaret Events, the premiere event planners on the Gulf Coast, who combine elegance and fun with ease. The wines will come from the Gargiulo’s personal cellar. The evening will include a virtual concert by Grammy Award-winning country recording star, Billy Dean. If that’s not enough to entice your bid, the evening will also include another surprise music element!

INSIDER’S INFODinner to be scheduled for a mutually agreeable date for all parties. Valid through April 30, 2022.

DONORS: Valerie Boyd & Jeff Gargiulo, Margaret Events and Billy Dean