Awards Banquet June 11, 2023 12-3 pm

The RVVA invites you to participate in our annual wine competition. This event is open to commercial and amateur wine makers. All wines must be made from grapes grown in San Diego County. Questions? Contact Kim or Greg Whalin, Event Co-Chairs at

Important Dates

Important Dates:

  1. May 22nd: Deadline for Entries
  2. May 13 & 14 & May 20th-21th: Delivery of Entry Wines (Contact drop-off location to arrange for other delivery dates. Deadline is May 22nd)
  3. June 4th: deadline for Banquet Reservations
  4. June 11th: Awards Banquet

Wine Entry Instructions

Wine Entry Instructions:

  1. WINE DROP-OFF: An email will be sent to you regarding drop-off locations. Please deliver your wine(s) at one of the drop-off locations on either weekend: May 13 & 14 or May 20 & 21.
  2. PAYMENT: Please note that after completing the registration form, you must submit payment for your entry before registration is considered complete. After submitting the registration form, you will be redirected to a page with payment instructions. We accept registration fees by credit card, debit card, or PayPal. If you are not redirected after submitting the form please click here.
  3. BOTTLE REQUIREMENT: 2 bottles are required for each entry.
  4. GRAPE ORIGINATION: 100% of all grapes used to produce wine must originate in San Diego County.

Each winery/winemaker may enter a maximum of 4 wines.