Stay tuned for details regarding the 2017-2018 offerings from Calistoga wineries, restaurants, spas and gift shops!
Program will run Dec. 2, 2017 through Feb. 4, 2018
2016 Instagram Contest Results
Thank you to everyone who followed @VisitCalistoga and posted their images on Instagram while enjoying the Winter in the Wineries Passport season, Dec. 3, 2016-Feb. 5, 2017. All entrants who included the hashtag #TastesFromTheTop and posted on Instagram helped to make this contest a success! Thank you to our panel of 3 judges: Olof Carmel of Carmel Gallery, Gene Ivester of Studio on Main and Chick Harrity of the Calistoga Camera Club, all professional photographers who took the time to carefully sift through and evaluate over 100 entries to pick 3 winning images.
Thanks to everyone who participated to help make this contest a success!
NOTE: All Instagram entries with #TastesFromTheTop become property of Calistoga Chamber of Commerce.
GRAND PRIZE WINNER:
Alicia Jones Vives!
GRAND PRIZE: A Casa Lana 2-night stay and 1-day Farmers Market excursion and cooking class for 2.
CasaLana is the perfect choice to combine a casual getaway with fun and informative cooking classes. Whether you are an experienced home cook or are just beginning to discover cooking, Gourmet Retreats Farmers’ Market Tours, cooking classes and culinary learning vacations help take your cooking to the next level.
QUALIFYING INSTAGRAM POST: You and your passport, tasting at a participating winery, pictured above.
SILVER PRIZE WINNER:
SILVER PRIZE: A 45-Minute FAR Infrared Sauna Experience at The Spa at Eurospa
Time spent in a FAR Infrared Sauna is the ultimate de-tox treatment. Infrared saunas create an environment that allows radiant heat energy to be absorbed into the body to promote a host of revolutionary benefits that heal the body in a way unlike the traditional sauna. During a 45-minute treatment, you will release toxins through sweat, feel relief in joint/muscle pain and stiffness, reduce stress and fatigue and enhance your immune system.
QUALIFYING INSTAGRAM POST: Your best tasting room view at a participating winery, pictured above.
BRONZE PRIZE WINNER:
BRONZE PRIZE: A $75 Gift Card to Catch
With a flair for fashion and an eye for detail, Toss Designs and Catch Calistoga have become the authority on totes, travel bags and all accessories in between. Fashion divas flock to Toss for the fresh patterns, unique color combos and functional shapes. Ranging from rolling duffels in wild and whimsical prints to beautiful caning totes trimmed in patent, each season’s assortment highlights the very latest in fashion and style.
QUALIFYING INSTAGRAM POST: Your most creative image of downtown Calistoga, pictured above.