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April 19, 2013
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3rd Annual Wild for the Yuba Beer and Wine Tasting Event to benefit SYRCL

The South Yuba River Citizens League, the local nonprofit dedicated to uniting the community to protect and restore the Yuba River, invites the public to get Wild for the Yuba at their third annual wine and beer tasting fundraiser taking place at 6:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday at the Grass Valley Veterans Memorial Building.

This event not only supports SYRCL’s work but celebrates its 30th anniversary.

Attendees will enjoy an evening featuring tastings from 13 wineries and 12 breweries showcasing their finest libations, coupled with delicious food from Emily’s Catering and Cakes.

This event also features live acoustic roots music by Saul Rayo, Elena Powell and Jay Ladner. 

“What makes this event special is that representatives from the 25 participating wineries and breweries attend the event in order to chat with attendees so they can learn more about beer and wine,” said Melinda Booth, SYRCL’s Director of Development and Wild & Scenic Events.

“They will also serve some specialty selections not available to the general public.”

Tickets are available in advance at the SYRCL office, online at, or by calling 530-265-5961.

Tickets may also be purchased at the door on the night of the event.

Advance purchase prices are $35 per person for SYRCL members and $40 for the general public.

At-the-door pricing is $40 per person for SYRCL members and $45 for the general public.

Designated driver tickets may be purchased for $20. Guests must be 21 or over.

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