|ST. HELENA, Calif., June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — RockNapa today announced the addition of Retro Cellars to the line-up of leading Napa Valley wineries supporting the July and August festivals taking place on the grounds of the famed Charles Krug Winery. Twenty wineries will be participating in the exclusive RockNapa VIP Experience being held in the 132-year-old Charles Krug Winery Carriage House.
“We are thrilled to have Retro Cellars join us in bringing together Indie and Classic Rock music fans, highly regarded wines and local food, making RockNapa the premier celebration to attend this summer,” said Ray McKewon, founder and CEO of The Xceptional Music Company, the producer of the events.
Kara Dunn, winemaker and co-owner of Retro Cellars, said, “As owners of Retro Cellars and fans of live music, Mike and I look forward to RockNapa and pouring our wine for the attendees.”
The July 18-19 RockNapa event will showcase headlining bands the Xceptional Classic Rock Show, featuring musicians who have played with Guns n’ Roses and the Edgar Winter Group, on Thursday and world famous Cherry Poppin’ Daddies on Friday. Supporting acts include famed ukulele performer Taimane Gardener and award-winning Indie artist Erick Macek.
The August 15-16 event will feature headliners Xceptional Woodstock and CSN&Y Show, with musicians from Johnny Cash and Kenny Loggins, on Thursday, and Grammy Award winning artists Blood, Sweat & Tears on Friday. Opening artists include country star Natisha Lyne, The Robert Foley Band, and The Eve Selis Band.
General admission single and two-day tickets go on sale in June and can be purchased at www.RockNapa.com/tickets/.