A Tribute To Our Members
Thursday, June 2, 7pm | Festival Tent | Members, Sponsors, & Invited Guests
Raise a glass to kick off the Film Festival and cheer on the underdog team of sommeliers in the film BLIND AMBITION at this special Members’ event. Scharffenberger Cellars provides the wine and we provide the popcorn at this sneak peek for our ardent supporters.
Proudly sponsored by Kemgas.
Opening Night Royal Garden Party & Chef Showcase
Friday, June 3, 5-7pm | Maccallum House Tent | Members, Sponsors, & Invited Guests
Grab your spiffiest hat or fascinator and celebrate with us in the charming gardens at MacCallum house for an evening of libations, small bites, and music. This exclusive Member and Sponsor event features our best local chefs, locally-produced world- class wine, signature cocktails, craft beer, and local kombucha, accompanied by Sharon Garner and a trio of jazz musicians.
Proudly sponsored by Pamela Hudson Real Estate.
Saturday, June 4, 5-7pm | Cafe Beaujolais Garden | Filmmakers & Special Guests
Enjoy this exclusive filmmaker event in the delightful Cafe Beaujolais Garden. Creative bites from Assaggiare’s Chef Julia A. Kendrick are inspired by the festival’s films. Wine from Bee Hunter and Goldeneye, beer from Overtime Brewery, and pizzas from Cafe Beaujolais’s Brickery round out the menu.
Proudly sponsored by Engel & Volkers
Mendo After Dark
June 2-5 | All Day Long Until The Last Call
After the last screening, or between screenings, head over to Dick’s Place or Patterson’s Pub in Mendocino for more revelry. In Fort Bragg, drop in at the Golden West Saloon, Piaci’s Pub, the North Coast Brewing Company Tap Room, or Overtime Brewing. Thank you for supporting all our local businesses.
Sunday, June 5, 7:30pm | Festival Tent | Members, Volunteers, & Invited Guests
Following the final screening of the weekend, the locally-filmed CRABS!, enjoy one last hurrah with the festival crew and revel in music, dancing, refreshments, and camaraderie as we celebrate the conclusion of another great festival and present the Audience Choice Award.
Proudly sponsored by Tito’s Handmade Vodka.