BottleRock Napa Valley has signed on Trisha Yearwood, a musician, television host, and three-time New York Times bestselling cookbook author, Food Network star Chef Giada De Laurentiis and Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto to headline the Williams Sonoma Culinary Stage, leading a star-studded lineup of personalities that will deliver memorable mash-up moments during the three-day festival May 25-27 in Napa.
The 2018 culinary stars appearing on the stage include Top Chef Jr. host Graham Elliot; Top Chef Michael Voltaggio; Top Chef Richard Blais; Aarón Sánchez, chef/owner; Johnny Sánchez and co-star of FOX’s MasterChef and MasterChef Junior; Chef Charlie Palmer; Travel Channel star Adam Richman; Top Chef Masters Hubert Keller; Food Network star Chef Duff Goldman; Chef Dominique Crenn; actress, host and cookbook author Tiffani Thiessen and Bay Area favorite chefs Tony Cervone, Tyler Rodde and Aaron Meneghelli.
Joining the culinary talent on the Williams Sonoma Stage are Halsey, Snoop Dogg; actor/comedian George Lopez; Olympic gold medal winner Shaun White; Mike D; baseball Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr.; Major League Baseball all-time home run king Barry Bonds; Harlem Globetrotters; boxing great and cookbook author Laila Ali; Michael Franti; Tré Cool of rock band Green Day; Gary “Baba Booey” of The Howard Stern Show; E-40; Shakey Graves; future NFL Hall of Famer Charles Woodson; Warren G; NFL Hall of Famer Ronnie Lott; Rob Garza of Thievery Corporation, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Tank and the Bangas; Joe Kwon of the Avett Brothers; Dan the Automator; KTVU Sports Director Mark Ibanez; The Alive and city of Napa Mayor Jill Techel. The Culinary Stage emcee is two-time Emmy award winner and KCBS “Foodie Chap” Liam Mayclem.
Although all passes to BottleRock Napa Valley are sold out, there is still a chance to win tickets by entering the Williams Sonoma “Ultimate Trip To BottleRock” Sweepstakes. It includes airfare, accommodations at Silverado Resort and a pair of three-day passes to the festival. To enter, visit williams-sonoma.com/pages/bottlerock.html.
The 2018 festival lineup for food booths includes Morimoto Napa, Bouchon Bakery, Estate Events by Meadowood, La Toque, Mustards Grill, Oenotri, Torc, La Taberna, Cole’s Chop House, The Q Restaurant and Bar, Bounty Hunter Wine Bar & Smokin’ BBQ, Angéle, Boon Fly Cafe/FARM, Goose & Gander, Bistro Don Giovanni, Tarla Mediterranean Bar & Grill, Redd Wood, Miminashi, Napa Palisades Saloon, Stone Brewing Co., Southside Café, Jax White Mule Diner, Taqueria Rosita, Il Posto Trattoria, Eight Noodle Shop, Kara’s Cupcakes, Bui Bistro, Foodshed, The Farmer’s Wife, Ristorante Allegria, Ben & Jerry’s and Sweetie Pies.
Participating wineries includes Miner Family Winery, Silver Oak Cellars, St. Supéry Estate Vineyards & Winery, Del Dotto Vineyards, Chappellet Winery, Schramsberg Vineyards, Amuse Bouche, Coup de Foudre, Beaulieu Vineyard, Cliff Lede Vineyards, Blackbird Vineyards, Domaine Chandon, Stags’ Leap Winery, Etude Wines, Sterling Vineyards, The Prisoner, Starmont Winery & Vineyards, Hess Collection, Napa Cellars and Smith Devereaux Wines.
Craft brews feature a mix of fan favorites and brews from premium brewers such as Lagunitas Brewing Company, Coors Light, Hop Valley Brewing Co., Saint Archer Brewing Company, Crispin Cider Co., Blue Moon Brewing Company, Ballast Point Brewing Company, 21st Amendment Brewery, Stone Brewing Co., Green Flash Brewing Company, Heretic Brewing Company, Ninkasi Brewing Company, Drake’s Brewing Company, Fort Point Brewing Company, Napa Palisades Beer Company, Tannery Bend Beerworks, Berryessa Brewing Company, Mare Island Brewing Co., 101 North Brewing Company, New Belgium Brewing Company, Knee Deep Brewing Co., Fieldwork Brewing Co., Napa Smith Brewery, Karl Strauss Brewing Company, Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co., Angel City Brewery, Calicraft Brewing Co., Pyramid Brewing Company, Seismic Brewing Company, Barrels & Sons Brewery and Barrel Brothers Brewing Company.
The BottleRock Bourbon Bar features some of America’s top brown spirits including Knob Creek, Basil Hayden’s, Jim Beam, Baker’s Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey and Booker’s Bourbon.
Wine cabanas and beverage bars will be conveniently located throughout the festival grounds.
To keep up to date on additional details about the festival, visit www.bottlerocknapavalley.com.