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Events and News - February


A quiet winter so far here in Kelseyville.  We have had some rain, dustings of snow and a lot of frosty mornings.  Days have been beautiful, sunny and clear, sometimes cool, sometimes quite lovely.  Time to relax and recharge while planning the new year ahead.


February is upon us and as you can see we're all getting ready to gather together to share our various interests whether that be sports, wine, chocolate, art or music.  So bundle up and come on out and join in the fun!

Events of note:  Lake County's Wine & Chocolate on the 9th and on February 23rd Focused On Wine's Sensory 101 Wine Education Class.  Get your tickets or register now!  



February 1st, First Friday Fling, 5:30p-7:30p (ongoing thru 2013)  Celebrate art with music and wine at the Main Street Gallery in Lakeport.  For more info,
February 3rd, Superbowl XLVII (that's 47!), Potluck Superbowl party at Kelsey Creek Brewing Company, 3p-8p.  Come on out and root for the 49ers!  Just remember to drink responsibly and have a designated driver!  Call707.245.8402 for more info.
February 5th, First Tuesday Cigar Night at Kelsey Creek Brewing, 6p-9p (ongoing thru 2013).  Cigars and beer, a manly (or womanly) night out!  Need a cigar, email us to set up an appointment!  For more info from Kelsey Creek, call 707.245.8402.
Begins February 5th, Twenty Dollar Tuesdays, Blue Wing Saloon, 4p-9p, Three courses for $20, nice evening out!  For more info including menus, visit
Begins February 7th, Live Music Thursdays at the Saw Shop Gallery Bistro, starting at 6p, Dinner with music, sounds like a fun night!  Sawshop is also running a special prix fixe menu on Thursdays currently too!  For more info, call 707.278.0129 or visit
February 9th, 7th Annual Lake County Wine & Chocolate, noon to 4pm   An afternoon of wine, chocolate and much more!  Owner, Certified Sommelier, Masters of Wine/Masters Sommelier Candidate Stephanie Cruz Green has been working all year pairing the wines, chocolates and savories to create a wonderful sensory experience.  Over 40 wineries will be in attendance.  This is a fundraiser for Lake Family Resource Center so it's a win-win - you get great wines and your monies benefit a great organization!  Event held at Mt. Konocti Winery and Event Center, 2550 Big Valley Road (near Steele Winery).  For tickets and more info, call 707.279.0563.or visit
February 9th, A Night at the Speakeasy, Soper Reese Theater, 7p.  Follow-up your afternoon of wine & chocolate with a night at the Speakeasy!  Casino games, burlesque dancers, auction, dancing, food and drink.  For tickets and more info,
February 12th, Classic Cinema at Soper Reese Theater, Every 2nd Tuesday, 1p and 6p showings, Soper-Reese screens a classic movie, this month it's Pillow Talk with Rock Hudson and Doris Day - totally groovy!  Warm yourself up for Valentine's Day with this romping good time movie!  For more info,
February 23rd, Focused On Wine - Sensory 101 Class, 11a-4p, How to look at, smell and taste wine like a pro!  This is a fun, fascinating and intellectually stimulating class filled with great wine that will expand your palette and your vocabulary!  Owner, Certified Sommelier, Masters of Wine/Masters Sommelier Candidate Stephanie Cruz Green will lead you through the ins and outs of tasting wines from all over the globe.  Learn the difference between old world and new world wines, decipher a label, and how wine is affected by various man-made and natural influences.  Following the class you will be treated to a delightful buffet filled with savories and sweets influenced by the wines of the day (and if you've been to one of our events you know the food will rock!).  Register early as seating is limited!  $200 per person in advance, $250 per person after February 13th.  Email to reserve your seat at the table!

See, we're a happening little community with lots to do - wine, cigars, beer, art, music, dancing, intellectual stimulation and great food!  Check the site or the websites for more events!

If you need a cigar for Kelsey Creek's Cigar night or a bottle of wine for Valentines Day or any night, just email us to set up an appointment!  We will happily meet you at the shop, just give us at least a day's notice.  Thanks!


Focused On Wine

Focused On Wine
3940 Main Street
Kelseyville, CA 95451

By appointment only in January and February