Pigs and Pinot 2020: Everything You Need to Know About Healdsburg’s Starlit Event

If there’s one city that knows how to put on a grand feast with some of the most exquisite wine across the globe, it’s Healdsburg.

Known for its fresh ingredients that compel Michelin star chefs to traverse its exquisite vineyards and local farmers’ markets, Healdsburg offers some of the finest cuisine and wine in the nation.

If you’re tired of ordering takeout from In-N-Out and Chick-fil-A, it’s the perfect time to head out of your urban hub! Healdsburg’s upcoming Pigs and Pinot 2020 weekend event celebrates the region’s greatest Pinot Noirs paired with mouthwatering pork pairings that are bound to tantalize your taste buds and show you a great time!

We’ve rounded up everything you need to know about the glittering event so you can give your friends a heads up and plan the perfect weekend getaway!

The Basics: When, Where & What?

The two-day event extending from March 20–21 is held at the luxurious and elegant Hotel Healdsburg. Offering a range of intimate dinners and thrilling events hosted by Chef Palmer, it showcases some of the finest pork and wine treats prepared by master sommeliers and international celebrity chefs.

While attendees dive into the heavenly concoctions, they can also feast their eyes upon the glittering sights of Healdsburg. To make the most of your trip, we recommend preparing in advance by booking an affordable vacation home in Healdsburg.

With the basics taken care of, you’ll be able to experience the fresh aromas and satiating combinations offered at the starlit event.

Here’s a glimpse of three of the most anticipated mini events that’ll kick off the weekend affair!

1. Taste of Pigs & Pinot

Kick-start the festivities by indulging in the action-packed Taste of Pigs & Pinot mini event! Sample over 60 bottles of exquisite and delectable Pinot Noir with your friends for the ultimate evening that serves as the perfect celebratory start to your vacation.

With a wide range of refreshing and unique pork dishes—including mouthwatering grilled pork, delicious sausages, and custom creations—you’ll experience a burst of fresh flavors that leave you fully satiated!

2. Tournament of the Pig

Gear up for a night of thrilling competition!

Tournament of the Pig offers exciting action between two talented teams of guest chefs. Watch them battle it out as you hear refreshing and light-hearted commentary from a pork-loving panel of judges.

With vibrant dishes and special sauces that leave you in awe, this special tournament will end on a spectacular note of celebration!

3. Spoonbar’s Swine and Wine Dinner

Indulge in a magnificent feast among the contemporary design and décor of Spoonbar. With a multi-course meal prepared using the finest seasonal produce and pork, you’ll take in the serenity of Healdsburg while gulping sweet and fruity sparkling wine.

With flirty cocktails accompanying the glitzy night, the endless rounds of delicious food and wine will ensure you have the time of your life.

I’m In! How Should I Get Started?

Kick off the festivities by booking a luxurious and affordable vacation home in Healdsburg! We offer a range of stunning rentals with contemporary interior design and breathtaking exterior.

Equipped with state-of-the-art technology and a wide range of amenities, you’ll be snugly nestled in the warmth of the tranquil city.

To add a touch of adventure to your trip, make the most of our services—including affordable wine tours from San Jose to Healdsburg, Russian River kayaking, hot air balloon rides, bike tours, and more! We also offer an exclusive kids’ package to ensure you can have an incredible time without worrying about making detailed arrangements for your kids.

By taking care of everything—including your grocery shopping and transport woes—we’ll help you unwind and enjoy the delicious pork and wine pairings of Pigs and Pinot 2020!