Stick & Ball held its inaugural event with the first of three private polo matches and signature farm-to-polo-field dinners in the 2019 Mandarina Stick & Ball Polo & Dinner Series at Cerro Pampa in Petaluma.
After the brilliant Dance Gala at the Lincoln Theater, a marvelous dinner was held at one of the world’s leading centers for food and wine.
Napa Valley Festival del Sole celebrated its eighth season this year. With more than 60 custom-curated programs and star-studded performances, the 10-day festival featured a compelling and diverse line-up of cultural, culinary, wine and wellness experiences, offering rare insider access to Napa Valley’s most remarkable and authentic settings.
Festival highlights included a Great Gatsby-esque gala at Meadowood Napa Valley, performances by such luminaries as Audra McDonald, Sarah Chang and Jean-Yves Thibaudet, and the Taste of Napa showcase featuring 50 top wineries and artisanal food purveyors.
For its 35th anniversary the San Francisco Decorator Showcase returned to the Classic Revival mansion on 2020 Jackson Street, which had also been the home of the 1991 showcase. The honey-colored brick structure, designed in 1902 by German-born architect Julius E. Krafft, is being offered for $17.5 million (as of June 2012.) Adeeni Design Group’s Claudia Juestel gives us a tour.
Now in its 8th year, the 2012 Mid-Winter Gala had the support of Chanel as Marquee Sponsor for the first time ever, and one could sense the elegant Chanel touch throughout the evening.
The new Zynga headquarters in San Francisco recently opened its doors for Fortune Magazine to celebrate the 2011 Fortune 40 Under 40 list, which highlights business’s hottest rising stars under 40 years of age.
It was a night when San Francisco was dressed to kill. From the portrait room at designer Ken Fulk’s party for Denise Hale…
For the very first time Travel + Leisure held its annual design awards outside New York, bringing the celebration to San Francisco instead.
The Four Seasons Hotel recently hosted the 10th annual San Francisco Gala of the American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR), and Donna Sachet was there to report back to us.
Cerro Pampa’s Fifth Annual Oyster Cup was held at the private polo club on Petaluma’s San Antonio Road, recently.
Beringer Vineyard recently hosted an elegant black-tie dinner celebrating the complete restoration of the landmark Rhine House in St. Helena.
Melissa Grimm, Barbara Grimm and Cate Grimm On November 1, Melissa & Catie Grimm hosted…