Taste of the Valley Festival 2014
FOOD. ART. MUSIC. September 11, 12 & 13!
YTA’s 5th Annual Taste of the Valley Festival 2014 – FOOD. ART. MUSIC is back with more flavor! Enjoy the best the Valley has to offer at this favorite 3-day festival. Formerly a two day event, TOV is here for three days this year and it’s going to be FUN!!! We are kicking off with a “Fixin’s AgriGALA” Gallery Opening - Ag-Art, Salsa Tasting, Craft Beer, and Fine Wines! Ravioli prepared by Yerington Mayor George Dini! Taste of the Valley 2014 will conclude with a fantastic funk show from Mojo Green!
An enticing AgriGALA on Thursday that features amazing Art Work and a Taste of the Valley Quilt, made by local ladies to be raffled off. A Delicious Ravioli Dinner served under the stars on Friday night. Our fantastic FOOD, ART, and MUSIC event on Saturday features tasty local foods, micro brews, 5-K Onion Run/Walk & Breakfast, unique art, Kids Zone, Poker Run, Classic Cars Show, live music and fantastic people!
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Taste of the Valley Festival 2014:
Thursday, September 11, 6 p.m. – Fixin’s AgriGALA Gallery Opening
AgriGALA – NO ADMISSION, no-host Bar and Salsa Tasting, BBQ available for purchase. Featuring the Taste of the Valley Quilt that highlights food grown in the Valley – made by local artists (38” x 48”) is up for raffle. (Raffle tickets are $1 or $6 for 5) All proceeds benefit YTA’s Historic Jeanne Dini Center. AgriGALA starts at: 6:00 p.m.
Friday, September 12, 6 p.m. – Jeanne Dini Ravioli Night
Jeanne Dini Ravioli Night – Cece Gable and the Biggest Little City Slickers –Sponsored by Dini’s Lucky Club and Giuseppe’s Steak House. Includes traditional ravioli dinner, salad, dessert in the Jeanne Dini Center Garden, no-host bar, and dancing under the stars to the music of the Cece Gable and the Biggest Little City Slickers. General Seating.
$30 – Ticket
Includes traditional ravioli dinner, salad and dessert served in the Jeanne Dini Center Garden, no-host bar, and dancing under the stars to the music of Cece Gable and the Biggest Little City Slickers. General Seating.
$200 – Reserved Table for 8
Jeanne Dini Ravioli Night. Includes traditional ravioli dinner, salad, and desert served in the Jeanne Dini Center Garden, no-host bar, and dancing under the stars to the music of the Cece Gable and the Biggest Little City Slickers.
Saturday, September 13, 10 a.m. – 11 p.m. – TASTE of the Valley Festival – Food. Art. Music.
- 6:30 am 5K Onion Run/Walk Registration/Check-in*
- 7:00 am 5K Onion Run Departs
- 8:00 am Onion Run Awards
- 7:00 – 10:00 am Onion Run Breakfast
- 8:00 am TOV Car Show Check-in*
- 9:00 am – 3:00 pm TOV Car Show
- 9:00 am – Mason Valley Fire Pipes & Drums
- 9:00 am Josh Farler Helping Hands Foundation Poker Run Sign-in*
- 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Dutch Oven Diva Cooking Demonstrations
- 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Jeanne Dini Center Gallery, “Fixin’s” Ag-ART Show
- 10:00 am – 7:00 pm Vendors & Kids Activities Open
- 10:00 am Josh Farler Helping Hands Foundation Poker Run Departs
- 11:00 am The Art of Beer Tasting Demonstration – Gallery Lobby
- 1:00 pm Busking by Moonlite – Rock, Blues, Indi (local, Mason Frey )
- 2:00 pm Crop to Craft Beer Making Demonstration – Galley Lobby
- 2:30 pm TOV Car Show Awards
- 3:00 – 6:00 pm Craft Beer Tasting / Wild Horse Drive bluegrass band*
- 5:00 pm Josh Farler Poker Run Awards
- 6:00 pm Gate Opens TOV Concert*
- 7:00 – 10:00 pm TOV Concert – Mojo Green (Reno’s Best Soul/Funk Jam Band)
Guiseppe’s Lamp Lighting at Sunset!
5K Onion Run/Walk Take part in the 5K Onion Run/Walk & Breakfast benefiting Lyon County Juvenile Probation Services. All Pre-registered participants will receive a T-shirt! To pre-register, click here. For more information contact Lyon County Juvenile Probation Department at 775-463-6641.
Love to ride? Take part in the Josh Farler HHF Poker Run. For more information about the ride, call Willie Booth, 775-463-4381 or Mark Chidwick, 775-463-6641
Classic Car Show Registration starts at 8am, click here to download the registration form.
$20 – Craft Beer Tasting – 3 – 6 p.m. Includes a 4 oz signature tasting glass, 10 tasting tickets – Music: Wild Horse Drive
$20 – Individual – Includes Open/General seating all day, includes Evening TOV Outdoor Concert – Music: Mojo Green
$35 – Taste of the Valley Combo – Includes Craft Beer Tasting and Evening TOV Outdoor Concert. Festival Garden seat available all of Saturday.
$250 – Table for 8 – Includes $10 Saturday Food/ Beverage voucher for each person and Evening TOV Outdoor Concert. Festival Garden table reserved all of Saturday.
$450 – 2 Night Table for 8 – Includes priority placement seating Ravioli Night & Evening TOV Outdoor Concert, $10 Saturday Food/Beverage Voucher per person, includes priority placement seating, and evening table-side cocktail service. Festival Garden table reserved all of Saturday.
Additional seats added to a full table of 8 is $30 per person, max 2.
Includes $10. Food/Beverage Voucher redeemable at Saturday TOV Food or Beverage Vendors.
YTA would like to thank our TOV 2014 sponsors for helping us make this event possible!
WNC Specialty Crop Institute
The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Dini’s Lucky Club
Team Trailers Plus
Arrighi Blake & Associates, LLC Certified Public Accountants
Boys & Girls Clubs of Mason Valley
Nevada Fresh Pak
Yerington Rotary International
Joe Giomi & Bridge Street Merchants Association
IBEW Local Union
Through A Child’s Eyes Foundation
This project is funded, in part, by a grant from the Nevada Arts Council, a state agency, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency and by grants from the Nevada Commission on Tourism, a state agency, Lyon County Room Tax Board and the City of Yerington Room Tax Board.