We heartily welcome the press and trade to the Great American Wine Festival and have a special VIP, Press, and Trade hour before the general festival begins. Please note we have a limited number of press passes available and that to qualify for a complimentary trade pass, you must be an actual buyer in the wholesale or retail industries.
To apply for a press pass, please email Dennis Agnos with the following information: Your name, press outlet, and whether you have a confirmed story. If you are a freelancer, you must have an assignment letter from an established publication. If you are a blogger or member of the new media, your blog must be relevant and be updated frequently. We will approve or deny your press pass within two business days.
To apply for a trade pass, please email Dennis Agnos with the following information: Your name, title, business name, whether you are an actual buyer, and why you wish to attend. We will approve or deny your trade pass within two business days.