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“Love Bites” Valentine’s Themed Tasting Festival at SF’s Ferry Building

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Thursday, February 9, 2023 - 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm | Cost: $30*
*Includes 10 Tasting Tickets and Ferry Building signature wine glass.

Ferry Building | The Embarcadero and Ferry Plaza, San Francisco, CA

Event Details

Bring a date or indulge solo – the best of the Ferry Building is at your fingertips! Enjoy an evening of gourmet bites, wines, cocktails, music and art activities celebrating the love of San Francisco.

Eat and drink your way around the Ferry Building with small bites paired with wine tastings from over twenty Napa Valley Vintners. The event proceeds benefit Foodwise, the nonprofit operator of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market and education programs for eaters of all ages. Purchase your tasting tickets in advance and redeem for food and wine throughout the evening!

  • Sip and savor wine from over 20 Napa Valley Wineries and sample cocktails from Hog Island
  • Try one-night-only bites from over 20 Ferry Building Merchants
  • Enjoy Flamenco performances, music, and chocolate spin art bar by Recchiuti Confections
  • Enter a giveaway to win a beautiful Heath Ceramics vase or a basket of Ferry Building goodies, and play ‘Bite Bingo’ to earn freebies!

Participating Ferry Building Merchants

Acme – A16 – Bay Crossings – Benedetta – Boulettes Larder – Carmel Honey – Daily Driver – Delica – El Porteno – Far West Fungi – Ferry Plaza Wine Merchant – Fog City Flea – Foodwise – Fort Point – Gott’s – Grande Creperie – Heath Ceramics – Hog Island Oysters – Imperial Tea Court – Maison Verbena – Mariposa Bakery – Miette – Obour Hummus – Recchiuti Confections – Senor Sisig – Slanted Door – Tsar Nicolai – Village Market – Yes Pudding

Participating Wineries

Baldacci Family Vinyards – Barlow Vinyards – Crocker & Starr Wines – Cuvaison – Diamond Moutain Vineyard – Grape Culture Napa – JAX Vinyards – Maroon Wines – Moone-Tsai Vineyards – New Frontier Wine Company – ONEHOPE – Patent Wines – Pope Valley Winery – Priest Ranch – Redmon – Robert Biale Vineyards – Rombauer Vineyards – Rutherford Ranch Winery – Stringer Cellars – Tres Sabores – Trois Noix – VGS Chateau Potelle – Whitehall Lane

How does it work?

While there is no entrance fee, attendees must purchase ‘tasting tickets’ to exchange for bites and sips at the event. Eventbrite registrations for Tier 1 – 3 include a number of tasting tickets and a signature wine glass. Eventbrite registrants must check in at the Ferry Building tent facing the Embarcadero to redeem registration for ‘admit one’ tasting tickets, wine glasses, and present photo ID before entering the event. Attendees may purchase additional tasting tickets at the event from Foodwise volunteer tables. Wineries and merchant bite stations will be located throughout the marketplace on the first floor of the Ferry Building.


Tier 1 – Epicurious $30

A little taste! Includes 10 Tasting Tickets and Ferry Building signature wine glass.

Tier 2 – Foodie $55

Perfect for date night! Includes 20 Tasting Tickets and 2 Ferry Building signature wine glasses.

(SOLD OUT) Tier 3 – Connoisseur $100

Enjoy with friends! Includes 40 Tasting Tickets, 2 Ferry Building signature wine glasses, and 2 chocolate spin art reservations.

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: $30*
*Includes 10 Tasting Tickets and Ferry Building signature wine glass.
Categories: *Top Pick*, Eating & Drinking, In Person, Valentine's Day
Address: The Embarcadero and Ferry Plaza, San Francisco, CA