Sonoma Valley Film Festival
April 11, 2008 

Inside This Issue

TRAVEL: It's Movie Night!

ITINERARY: Once Upon A Film Festival

FOOD BLOG: Recipes

WINE BUZZ: The Sipping Point

April 11, 2008 Newsletter


It's Movie Night

Once upon a time I went to the movies four times a week. Now, I never go. No exaggeration - four times a week. And seriously - never. These days, if it doesn't come to my house via a little red envelope in my mail, I don't see it. I still see all the good ones, but it's never at the movie theater. It wasn't always like that. I used to . . .


Once Upon A Film Festival

We're so sure you'll love Elvis & Anabelle - a delightful new flick screening April 13th at the Sonoma Valley Film Festival sponsored by that we've designed a custom itinerary around the film to help you take your viewing experience to altogether more hedonistic heights.



BBack by popular demand, is pleased to announce the return of our recipe feature. Craving the flavors of a sun-drenched wine country meal? Choose your recipe by wine varietal or type of food – and let us know how it turns out. To your health!


The Sipping Point

Ever since a 2005 Gallup Poll showed that - gasp! - twentysomethings were drinking wine in notable quantities, marketers have been atwitter about "what to do" with these radical new (read: young) enthusiasts. And now, with the latest news that Millennials (those who’ve turned 21 after the new Millennium) prefer wine to beer . . .


Spring Savings at Yountville Inn

They say Yountville is THE food and wine Mecca of Napa Valley. Many restaurants and tasting rooms are within walking distance from Yountville Inn! Bistro Jeanty, French Laundry, Ad Hoc and Hurley's – to name a few! Receive exclusive complimentary tasting cards to enjoy world renowned wineries located just minutes away with your stay! All of this is here at special savings this Spring! Visit

Moonstone Hotels – Your Place to Dream

Escape to spectacular destinations in California and Oregon when you make lodging reservations at any Moonstone Hotel property. Surround yourself with the natural beauty of garden-themed inns and resorts, and fill your days with adventures and activities or relax and reconnect with your dreams. Visit online for special packages!

Ultra Luxury Spa Villagio Opens!

Setting the stage for a new standard of wellness in 2008 and beyond, the new Spa Villagio, located on the landmark Four-Diamond Vintage Estate destination in Napa Valley ~ Yountville, California, will open its doors this month as Northern California's premier luxury spa retreat. The new spa is available to both hotel guests and day spa goers.

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