Musical acts—including multi-platinum and world-renowned artists—celebrate the 50th anniversary of the beloved not-for-profit concert series
OAKVILLE, Calif. (April 8, 2019) – Robert Mondavi Winery, in association with BottleRock Presents, announces that St. Paul and the Broken Bones, The Struts, Thievery Corporation, Rodrigo Y Gabriela and Matt Nathanson will headline the 50th Annual Margrit Mondavi Summer Concert Series. Tickets go on sale April 9 at 10 a.m. PDT for one of the most beloved wine, food and music events in Napa Valley.
Presented by Inside Access from Chase, the concert series begins June 29 with the soul music of Alabama natives St. Paul and the Broken Bones, with opener Langhorne Slim & The Law. The winery’s annual fireworks display will top off the evening ahead of Independence Day celebrations the following week. English rock band The Struts will bring down the house on July 6, with special guest Welshly Arms. Electronic world music duo Thievery Corporation will perform on July 13 with special guest Royal Jelly Jive. On July 20, guitar virtuosos Rodrigo Y Gabriela take the stage with their rock and flamenco-influenced acoustic guitar music. Special guest Chris Pierce will perform. Closing out the series on July 27 is folk and rock and roll artist Matt Nathanson with special guest Tyrone Wells. Inside Access from Chase will offer exclusive opportunities each week for United MileagePlus® Cardmembers to attend the concerts with special pricing and dinner seating.
In addition to the musical performances, guests will enjoy food from local vendors including A16 Neapolitan pizzas, Phat Wraps, Fig Rig, Pico Taqueria, Tips Tri Tips, Ben & Jerry’s, Vintage Sweet Shoppe and OHM Coffee Roasters. Robert Mondavi Winery wines will be available for purchase.
Three ticket options are available for the concerts: General Admission, Reserve Patio and Dinner tickets. General Admission grants access to the main lawn in front of the stage, and ticket holders are invited to bring low-back beach chairs or blankets. Reserve Patio offers assigned seats on the patio adjacent to the Vineyard Room, with wine bottle service. Dinner tickets include a wine reception in To Kalon Cellar, a seated dinner with wine pairings in the To Kalon Vineyard, and elevated seating during the concert.
The Margrit Mondavi Summer Concert Series began 50 years ago when Mrs. Mondavi brought her passion for the arts to the big stage in 1970. In its 50-year history, the series has raised over $2.5 million to support many Napa Valley-based charitable music organizations. In keeping with this tradition, Robert Mondavi Winery will donate all proceeds from this year’s ticket sales to the Napa Valley Unified School District’s music programs.
Doors open at 5 p.m. with performances beginning at 7 p.m. at Robert Mondavi Winery, 7801 St. Helena Highway in Oakville, California. For transportation needs, Napa Valley Tours and Transportation is offering a 15% discount using the promotional code “Mondavi Concert.” Call (707) 251-9463 to activate the discount.
About Robert Mondavi Winery
Founded in 1966 by winemaking pioneer and icon Robert Mondavi, Robert Mondavi Winery is an enduring symbol of California’s Napa Valley. The first major winery built in Napa Valley following the repeal of Prohibition, Robert Mondavi Winery created the foundation for the modern-day California wine industry. An ardent believer that wines should reflect their origins, Mr. Mondavi charted a winemaking course that is now legendary. Today, Robert Mondavi Winery continues to pursue the fullest expression of the terroir of Napa Valley in wines that are also varietally authentic. At the heart and soul of the Robert Mondavi Winery is To Kalon Vineyard, a 440-acre parcel of exceptional provenance that contributes to the winery’s Napa Valley, Oakville District, Reserve, and To Kalon Vineyard-designated wine programs.
About BottleRock Presents
BottleRock Presents produces premium events featuring live music, food and wine throughout California, including BottleRock Napa Valley.