2015 Schedule of Events

 

Main Concerts:

 

Thursday, June 11th, 2015, 7:30-10pm
The Lincoln Theater

"Jazz Legend Night"

Al Jarreau

Raul Midón with special guest appearances by Eric Marienthal & Brian Culbertson

plus comedian Alonzo Bodden

 

Friday, June 12th, 2015, 7:30-10pm
The Lincoln Theater

"Friday Night Funk Night"

Brian Culbertson & Friends "The Funk Show" 
feat. Fred Wesley, Eric Darius, Marqueal Jordan & Eric Marienthal

The Family Stone

plus comedian Alonzo Bodden

 

Saturday, June 13th, 2015, 3-9pm
Jamieson Ranch Vineyards

Brian Culbertson & Friends "The R&B Show" feat. Kenny Lattimore & Maysa 7:30-9pm

Boney James 6-7pm

Spyro Gyra 4:30-5:30pm

DW3 3-4pm

DJ's The World Famous Rick & Russ Show feat. CJ Flash

Hosted by Sterling James from KBLX Radio

(gates open at 2pm)

 

Sunday, June 14th, 2015, 1-7pm
Jamieson Ranch Vineyards

Chaka Khan 5:45-7pm

Brian Culbertson & Friends "The Smooth Jazz Show" feat. special guest still to be announced! 4-5:15pm

Peter White & Mindi Abair 2:30-3:30pm

Eric Darius 1-2pm

DJ's The World Famous Rick & Russ Show feat. CJ Flash

Hosted by Sterling James from KBLX Radio

(gates open at 12pm)

*artist lineup & schedule subject to change


FULL 2015 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS


Wednesday, June 10

7pm-10pm • Welcome Dinner & Jam Session at The Westin

Join us for a night under the stars as we kick off our 4th annual Getaway with our friend Cecil Ramirez and his Quartet featuring Eric Darius and Brian Culbertson in the Solara Courtyard at The Westin Verasa! A delicious multi-course family style meal will be prepared by Michelin Star award-winning chef Ken Frank of La Toque. *This is not included in the Gold or Silver Packages and must be purchased separately. Tickets are limited so book today!

The Solara Courtyard at The Westin Verasa


Thursday, June 11

2pm-4pm • Welcome "Wine Down" Party at The Westin Verasa • Sponsored by JazzRadio.com

Come enjoy complimentary wine tasting by many of Napa's top wineries and reconnect with friends from past Getaways while getting your party on with DJ's The World Famous Rick & Russ Show feat. CJ Flash. There will be some surprise guests too jamming along at this kickoff event just for our Gold Package holders so don't miss it!

*must present your GOLD ACCESS CARD for entry.


7:30pm-10pm • "Jazz Legend Night" at The Lincoln Theater

Jazz Legend Al Jarreau!

We return to the beautiful Lincoln Theater in Yountville for our first main concert event: "Jazz Legend Night" featuring Al Jarreau. Also appearing will be guitarist/vocalist Raul Midón with special guests Eric Marienthal and Brian Culbertson plus comedian Alonzo Bodden. 

(doors open at 6:30pm)


10:30pm-1:30am • Late Night After Party at The Westin

The first of 3 late night after parties at the Westin. This year, our DJ's will be spinning all three nights in the ballroom (Thur-Sat) since it was such a hit last year. We've once again taken over the entire hotel so the hang will be spread out throughout the entire lobby bar, Solara Courtyard, Ballroom, pool area and of course the cigar lounge out back!

This is where you'll find the artists hanging out taking photos and signing autographs as well. 

*Show your GOLD ACCESS CARD for entry.

L-R: Sinbad, Sterling James, BC & Larry Graham (from NVJG 2013)

L-R: Sinbad, Sterling James, BC & Larry Graham (from NVJG 2013)


Friday, June 12

11:30am-1:30pm & 1:30pm-3:30pm • Chimney Rock Wine Tasting & Kenny Lattimore performance (2 shows)

Come join the ever-so-smooth Kenny Lattimore in one of the most intimate settings imaginable, the 'Barrel Room' at Chimney Rock Winery as he performs an acoustic show with acoustic guitar and his background vocalists. If you missed him at the 1st NVJG at Paraduxx Winery, now's your chance to see this amazing show! 

Prior to the performance, enjoy passed apps and the entire range of Chimney Rock wines that you can only ever try at the winery. This is a not to be missed event since it is limited to just 100 people per show! 

*This is not included in the Gold or Silver Packages and must be purchased separately. Tickets will be on sale soon!


3pm-5pm • Friday "Wine Down" at The Westin featuring Maysa •  sponsored by JazzRadio.com

For our 2nd wine down of the week, we'll feature another list of incomparable wineries pouring complimentary wines. Also, we're very excited that Maysa will be performing songs during this event!

*You must present your GOLD ACCESS CARD for entry.

Maysa


6pm-7:30pm • Wine Reception and Silent Auction to benefit The GRAMMY® Foundation

Come and support music education in our public schools by bidding on some one of a kind items. Over the past three years, we've raised over $200,000 for The GRAMMY® Foundation and hope to continue this event for years to come. Plus, you'll have the chance to taste some incredible wines from Napa Valley during this reception and auction. We thank you for your support!

Lobby at the Lincoln Theater

Lobby at the Lincoln Theater


7:30pm-10pm • "Friday Night Funk Night" at The Lincoln Theater

A tradition now in it's 3rd year, Friday Night Funk Night is once again gonna blow the roof off of The Lincoln Theater in Yountville! This year, we're featuring The Family Stone plus a return of Brian Culbertson & Friends "The Funk Show" with special guests Eric Darius, Marqueal Jordan, Eric Marienthal and the legendary Fred Wesley on trombone (originally with James Brown & The JB's). Comedian Alonzo Bodden will kick off the night taking us 'back in the day...'

(doors to the lobby open at 6pm, doors to the theater open at 6:30pm)


10:30pm-1:30am • Late Night After Party at The Westin

The Friday Night Funk After Party is gonna be slammin' once again this year with our DJ's The World Famous Rick & Rick Show feat. CJ Flash!! Come hang with our artists and get your groove on out on the dance floor.

*Show your GOLD ACCESS CARD for entry.

L-R: Kenny Lattimore, BC, Noel Gourdin & Eric Darius (from NVJG year 1)

L-R: Kenny Lattimore, BC, Noel Gourdin & Eric Darius (from NVJG year 1)


Saturday, June 13

12pm-2pm • Saturday "Wine Up" at The Westin featuring Eric Marienthal • sponsored by JazzRadio.com

Come and taste some amazing bright, refreshing and vibrant white wines (Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Viognier, Riesling) and Rosés from some of Napa's best producers of these varietals to get the afternoon going!

Saxophonist, Eric Marienthal will be playing songs from his upcoming CD he's currently recording!

 

The Solara Courtyard at The Westin


3pm-9pm • Outdoor Concert Event at Jamieson Ranch Vineyards

Our 2nd year here at the stunning Jamieson Ranch Vineyards boasts an incredible lineup. Party band DW3 will kick things off followed by the legendary and influential jazz group Spyro Gyra! Then saxman Boney James continues the groove followed by Brian Culbertson & Friends "The R&B Show" featuring Kenny Lattimore & Maysa!! DJ's The World Famous Rick & Russ Show feat. CJ Flash start at 2pm. Sterling James from KBLX will also be co-hosting!

*Gates open at 2pm. This show is rain or shine.


9:30pm-1:30am • Late Night After Party at The Westin Verasa

The third and final after party is gonna be another night to remember as you party the night away with our DJ's The World Famous Rick & Russ Show feat. CJ Flash. Come and get your CD's signed by the artists while having another glass of wine. Relax outside by the fire pit, grab some food in Bank Café or get your dance moves on in the Ballroom...it's all happening at The Westin!


Sunday, June 14

1pm-7pm • Outdoor Concert Event at Jamieson Ranch Vineyards

Day 2 outside will be an amazing last day of the Getaway! Starting off will be Jazz Getaway favorite Eric Darius and his band followed by a special duet show with Mindi Abair and Peter White. Next up is Brian Culbertson & Friends "The Smooth Jazz Show" featuring a special guest to be announced soon. The final show of this year's Getaway will be the one and only Chaka Khan!! Sterling James will be back as co-host as well as our DJ's, The World Famous Rick & Russ Show feat. CJ Flash who start spinning at noon.

*Gates open at 12pm. This show is rain or shine.


*artist lineup & schedule subject to change