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First Press Fine Wine Festival

The First Press Fine Wine Festival will be held on Saturday afternoon, February 17, 2024, on the beautiful grounds of The Wrigley Mansion, a Phoenix landmark!

At the heart of this fun-filled afternoon, there will be wine tastings from a variety of wineries, sumptuous foods, breathtaking views and multiple opportunities to bid on silent auction items.

Saturday, February 17, 2024
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The Wrigley Mansion
2501 E Telawa Trail, Phoenix, AZ 85016

Valet optional, free parking, and rideshares are encouraged

Invite all your friends to be part of the First Press tradition!


Tickets on sale now


First Press is delighted to welcome the following wineries to our festival on February 17th. Check back as we continue to add more wineries to this list.

Absolution Cellars · Arizona Stronghold · Barrel to Bottle Distribution · Benessere Vineyards · Bernardus · Caduceus Cellars & Merkin Vineyards · Caymus Vineyards · Cove Mesa Vineyard · Daou · Enriquez Estate Wines · Fort Ross Vineyard · Hope Family Wines · Kerr Cellars · Laramita Cellars · Los Milics Vineyards · Page Springs Cellars · Peju Winery · Pillsbury Wine Company · Pope Valley Winery · Somnium · Sweetzer Cellars · Twisted Union Wine Co. · Vinyl Vineyards

Proceeds from First Press benefit the programs and outreach of public radio stations KJZZ, KBACH, and SPOT 127, KJZZ’s Youth Media Center.

Thanks to these sponsors for their generous support of First Press 2024:

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Thanks to everyone who attended the 19th Annual First Press Fine Wine Dinner and Auction on February 18, 2023, at PERA in Tempe, Arizona.

Guests can access our First Press Photo Gallery here.

Photography credit: Chris Loomis.


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