Taken from CA Patch (May 15, 2018)
Vines & Vibes: ‘Do It For The Love’ Event Set Atop Archer Hotel
Bringing joy through music to those in need is the goal of this deluxe BottleRock fundraiser in downtown Napa. Tickets on sale.
by Susan C. Schena, Patch Staff
NAPA, CA – Tickets are on sale for Vines & Vibes, the fourth annual Do It For The Love benefit dinner and concert presented by BottleRock Napa Valley, set for Thursday, May 24 on the rooftop of the Archer Hotel Napa in downtown Napa.
"We can't think of a better way to kick off BottleRock weekend than with this important annual benefit," said Dave Graham, CEO of BottleRock Napa Valley and BottleRock Presents. "Sara and Michael Franti and the entire Do It For The Love team are passionate about the healing power of music, and we could not be more proud to support this vision and organization."
The evening includes an evening of cocktails, wines and dinner by award-winning chef Charlie Palmer, with his menu showcasing seasonal, ingredient-driven dishes and expertly paired with tasting stations featuring wines from Napa Valley, as well as signature craft cocktails.
"I am thrilled that our Charlie Palmer Group, as well as Archer Hotel's team, are collaborating with Vines & Vibes," Palmer said. "I've been a big fan of theirs for some time, both on the music side and in what they do on the charity side. It's going to be an incredible evening."
The night culminates with an outdoor, sunset performance by Do It For The Love co-founder and musician, Michael Franti, along with Matt Nathanson and Sam Getz of Welshly Arms.
"We are ecstatic to be working with the BottleRock team again on this fabulous event and to be having it on the gorgeous rooftop of the Archer Hotel," DIFTL founders Sara and Michael Franti said.
All proceeds from the event support the not-for-profit Do It For The Love, a "wish-granting" organizationfor people living with life-threatening illnesses, children with severe challenges and wounded veterans.
Tickets are limited to 150 at $1,000 per person. Also available are exclusive VIP sponsorship opportunities providing access to a one-of-a-kind experience with Chef Palmer. Tickets can be purchased at DoItForTheLove.org.
About Do It For The Love: Do It For The Love is a nonprofit organization that brings people living with life-threatening illnesses, children with severe challenges and wounded veterans to live music events. Co-founded by Sara and Michael Franti in 2013, Do It For The Love has granted more than 1,500 wishes to see such artists as Blake Shelton and Lady Gaga and shows including "Hamilton" and "Sesame Street Live."
About BottleRock Napa Valley: BottleRock Napa Valley, May 25-27, features top musicians on four stages, plus the BottleRock Culinary Stage and the best in wine, food and craft brews to create a wine country experience for festival guests. See Bottlerocknapavalley.com.